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Package Case Study

Breakthrough in meat packaging

Vacuum-packaged fresh red meat shipped refrigerated in corrugated cases has long been viewed as an eminently sensible case-ready packaging format.
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Materials Product Brief

Curwood: Vacuum packaging keeps meat red

An FDA- and USDA-approved technology from Curwood, FreshCase® packaging is designed for case-ready meats to deliver the flavor, quality and extended shelf life of vacuum packaging and the fresh red color consumers prefer.
Package Case Study

Eye tracking validates the sizzle in bacon's new label

Eye-tracking research can validate the emotional cues of a label design before an expensive investment is made to bring a new package design to market.
Programming standards are the future
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Programming standards are the future

Resting firmly on the programming language standard PLCopen and the ‘packaging machine language’ known as PackML, this system represents the future of packaging.
Package Case Study

Paperboard tray for MAP fish

The Finnish fish processing company V. Hukkanen Oy is launching its Kalaneuvos marinated salmon strips in a new paperboard-based microwaveable and ovenable modified atmosphere packaging.
Machine Product Brief

Multivac Inc: Belted chamber packaging machine

Multivac’s B610 belted chamber vacuum packaging machine provides hygienic and ergonomic features in a system that allows for packaging of many of the largest food products and quantities. See it at PACK EXPO Booth #E-6242.
Machine Product Brief

Ilapak, Inc: Ilapak launches its Delta FloBag

The Ilapak Delta FloBag is the ideal wrapping machine designed to replace pre-made shrinkable bags used in the meat and cheese industries.
Feature Article

The changing face of case-ready packaging

A new study tracks case-ready packaging trends in the fresh meat case, but will a reversal in Wal-Mart’s meat-packaging strategy set these statistics on a new course?
Package Case Study

Smart label sensor gives Superior results

Bacteria-triggered smart label ensures freshness for Superior Farms MAP meats.
Machine Case Study

Combination products challenge packaging

Manufacturers must consider regulatory matters, materials, machinery, and sterilization methods when packaging these cutting-edge drug-device, drug-biologic, and/or device-biologic products.


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