Package Case Study

Devilishly convenient container for car shampoo

U.K.’s CarPlan Demon Foam car shampoo launches in a custom container with a molded cavity in the back panel that holds a detachable foam head.
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Package Case Study

Iconic L'eggs Sheer Energy egg package returns

Sheer Energy Legwear celebrates ‘Fabulous after 40 Years’ with a limited-edition egg package and social media-based sweepstakes.
Liventa Bioscience now produces human collagen membrane sheets for orthopedic uses.

Dry vapor shippers help Liventa Bioscience deliver cell-based biologics

Strategic alliance with Cryoport for portable cold chain logistics allows longer shelf life for live tissue cells.
Materials Product Brief

Icebox: Box container for drinking water

An alternative to plastic water bottles, Icebox Water water containers are BPA-free, 100% recyclable, and sustainably produced 1-liter and 500-ml carton packages for spring water.
Materials Product Brief

M. Jacob & Sons: Plastic beer growler

Designed for micro-breweries, brew-pubs, and the home brewing market, M. Jacob & Sons’ 64-oz. PET Growler in light amber eliminates glass breakage, provides easy handling and pouring, and offers much lighter beer carrier.
Microwave shielding for ready meals
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Microwave shielding for ready meals

Conagra's Bertolli brand Rustico Bakes line of frozen ready meals have unique microwave shielding technology that keeps the edges and corners of the meal from overcooking and makes sure the center of the meal is hot.
Eli Lilly saves $2M per year with reusable packaging.
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Study: Reusable cold chain pharma packs 'greener' than single use

LCA study evaluates the environmental advantages of reusable versus single-use shippers for pharma. Eli Lilly’s experiences support the study results.
Materials Product Brief

M&H/Delta: Non-aerosol oil sprayer

The non-aerosol Evo Trigger Sprayer from M&H and Delta Industries atomizes cooking oils completely free of any aerosols, and delivers a metered amount of oil to provide portion control and consistency.
The iconic spam can is going from metal to plastic in the U.K.

Disruptive innovation continues to change packaging

Few packaging advances are disruptive innovations, i.e., something that helps create a new market and eventually goes on to displace an earlier technology.
Materials Product Brief

Airopack: Non-aerosol foamer

Suitable hair styling and sun protection products, baby products, facial cleansers, and more, Airopack Foamer dispenses fluids as well as medium to high viscosity crèmes and gels, using a globally patented pressure control device in combination with air as the main engine and PET as the container material.


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