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Placon: Eco-friendly PET thermoformed food container

Featuring an eco-friendly recycled material and tamper-evident design, Placon’s Crystal Seal reFresh packaging line eliminates unnecessary sidewall ribbing for strong visual appeal with excellent versatility in fresh, cold and dry food merchandising including fresh cut fruit and vegetables, sandwiches, cookies, and single slices of pie.
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How Sabert’s new Surestrip™ clear fresh food retail tubs display quality and ensure safety above the competition
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How Sabert’s new Surestrip™ clear fresh food retail tubs display quality and ensure safety above the competition

Watch this two-minute video to see how Sabert’s SureStrip™ Tamper-Resistant Rectangles offer clear and secure advantages—for both suppliers and consumers—over similar packaging formats. Discover how SureStrip’s™ functional aesthetics up the ante on performance during closing and opening demos, product visibility comparisons, a stacked “tip over” test, and a time-lapse leak test.
Injection-molded PP jar replaces tin.
Package Case Study

Plastic jar holds woodwork treatment

Alfred Clouth Lackfabrik in Germany has switched one of its leading brands from tin to rigid plastics with the introduction of a new plastic jar for a specialized woodwork treatment product.
Materials Product Brief

RPC Emballages Moirans: 20 litre container

RPC Emballages Moirans launches the first UN certified 20 litre container to weigh just 700g.
Barrier packaging plus "patented sterilization process" brings 12-month unrefrigerated shelf life to this new line of tapas from Spain.
Package Case Study

It's tapas time

Grupo Alimentario IAN, based in Navarra, Spain, has launched a new range of Carretilla brand tapas in a new barrier package.
Materials Product Brief

Petainer: PET jar

Offering significant cost and sustainability benefits, Petainer’s fully recyclable petainerJar PET jar can be supplied with short lead times either as a fully blown jar or as a PET wide mouth preform, ready to be blown by food manufacturers on their own premises.
Materials Product Brief

Ecopax: Take-out paper containers

Designed for the take-out food container market, the Athena paper container product line from Exopax Inc. is a round paper container that uses a lower-wall design – rather than high, bucket-shaped walls – resulting in consumers enjoying eating out of a bowl rather than trying to eat out of a bucket.
SHELF LIFE. HPP processing has tripled the shelf life on hummus products sold by Hope Foods.
Package Case Study

HPP extends shelf life of fresh dips

Because it ‘busts up the bacteria’ with minimal loss of flavor or nutritional value, High Pressure Processing made it possible for these hummus and lentil dips to go nationwide.
Multivac:  Thermoforming die technology and automation
Machine Product Brief

Multivac: Thermoforming die technology and automation

Allows production of portion packs and saves packaging material.
Materials Product Brief

IPL: Environmentally-friendly clear food containers

IPL’s new clear polypropylene (PP) Film Seal Square Line and Tamper Evident Square Line containers (made with Milliken & Company’s high-performance additives), meet customer demand for products with a lower environmental footprint.


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