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Three packs from Tokyo Pack
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Three packs from Tokyo Pack

Editor Pat Reynolds demonstrates the world's first recloseable blister pack, a novel single-serve coffee package, and an unusual plastic container for Kikkoman soy sauce--all items he discovered while attending TokyoPack.
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Foldover reclosable packaging for snacks, pet treats
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Foldover reclosable packaging for snacks, pet treats

PACK EXPO 2012: Sealed Air Cryovac Multi-Seal FoldLOK reclosable packaging permits easy opening and reclosing, allowing strong visibility for gusseted bottom pouches of shredded cheese, nuts, candies, dried fruits and pet treats.
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Consumers open the new bag from the top to access chips.
Package Case Study
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Pepperidge Farm first to market with new reclosure for Baked Naturals Cracker Chips bag

Baking and snack food company’s Baked Naturals Cracker Chips represent the first commercial application of SealTab reclose feature.
Materials Product Brief
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Sealed Air Corporation: Reclosable package for snack, pet food

Sealed Air’s Cryovac Multi-Seal FoldLOK reclosable packaging features a gusseted bottom, allowing for stand-up display of a variety of products including snack foods such as nuts, candies, and dried fruit, as well as pet treats.
Materials Product Brief
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Eagle Flexible Packaging, Inc: Printed roll stock features pre-applied zipper

Eagle Flexible Packaging’s Inno-Lok printed roll stock products now include the “Bag Top” zipper Pillow Pouch, featuring a pre-applied zipper which can be produced on a typical V F/F/S machine with only minor jaw retrofit--without the complexities of applying a zipper in line and potential reduction in throughput.
The square pouch format provides excellent point-of-sale display properties for the product.
Package Case Study
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Walkers Shortbread stays fresh in resealable pouch

The use of a peel-and-reclose packaging system for Walkers Shortbread cookies 
creates convenience for today’s on-the-go consumer and extends product’s shelf life.
Truvia spouted pouch
Package Case Study
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Pour-spout pouch lends Truvia sweet market distinction

The 1.5-lb package gives the Cargill sugar substitute brand a category first, lends a clean look, and makes it easy for consumers to use in baking.
News
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Resealability most important package attribute, says consumer survey

Convenience features for food and beverage packaging rank highest in new survey of consumers, who report that overall, they don’t think too highly of manufacturers’ packaging efforts.
Food, beverage, and pharma liquid aseptic f/f/s machine with closure applicator
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Food, beverage, and pharma liquid aseptic f/f/s machine with closure applicator

Video from Fres-Co shows FDA-validatable FSU1000 form/fill/seal machine for liquid food, beverage and pharma applications. Video shows automated fitment applicator for applying closures. Includes demonstration of clean-in-place/sterilize-in-place capabilities.
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Bagger offers quick changeover for multiple styles
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Bagger offers quick changeover for multiple styles

At Pack Expo Las Vegas, Triangle Package Machinery Co. exhibited its A612 model computer scale and XYT vf/f/s bagger, with an integrated transverse zipper applicator. Triangle’s focus on centerlining allows for easy changeover of a range of bag styles, including pillow, flat-bottom, quad-seal, and gusseted.

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