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Shelf-stable pouch advances at PACK EXPO
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Shelf-stable pouch advances at PACK EXPO

Convenience foods and drinks remain shelf stable longer with Printpack's new barrier films for stand-up pouches, cereal box pouches become more sustainable with 57% renewable content, and woven PP bags offer a more economical option for large pet food bags.
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Lachenmeier: Stretch hood film

Xeros® stretch hood film is ideal for wrapping corrugated produce boxes, and optimally protects products from the outdoor elements and prevents condensation from forming inside the bag.
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Remo One
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Essentra: Double-sided foam tapes

Remo One double-sided foam tapes from Essentra Specialty Tapes (formerly Duraco Inc. and Duraco Express) feature a removable adhesive system on one side that allows users to cleanly remove or change temporary signage, displays, and many other items, without leaving any residue behind.
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Bemis Healthcare Packaging: Transdermal packaging

Alternatives to Barex meet chemical resistance and barrier property requirements for transdermal packaging.
Clear-label sensor
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Clear-label sensor

A clear-label sensor from Lion features all push-button controls as opposed to more conventional screw adjustments. Though designed primarily for clear film labels, it can also be used on paper labels.
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Global Closure Systems: Bicolour flip top closure

Produced by Obrist, one of GCS’ plants in Spain, Diamond® provides an ideal solution for shampoos, shower gels and skin care applications.
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Flexi FoilFree HB ultra high barrier film
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Ampac: Laminate film alternative to aluminum foil

When incorporated in a laminate, Ampac’s Flexi FoilFree HB ultra high barrier film technology is said to achieve moisture, oxygen, and vapor barrier properties approaching aluminum foil laminates without the use of foil, and provides sustainability and economic benefits for manufacturers.
Next-gen reclosures
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Next-gen reclosures

The newest reclosure tape from Aplix is designed for large bags and has been used in the pet food category for net weights in the 4-lb range.
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Truly 'Extraordinary': 2 million labels, 2 million designs

The Coca-Cola Company has pushed digital printing to the next level with the Coke Extraordinary Collection—2 million bottle labels, each one with its own graphic design.
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An expanded look at shrink sleeves

Underneath the tight-fitting labels are a host of considerations.
In-mold labeling differentiates this margarine package from Mills.
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Package drives customer loyalty

Norway's Mills DA relaunched its margarine brands in a package that is designed to keep consumers coming back for more.
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UPM Raflatac: Label stock for craft beverages

Designed for use on glass, PET, and aluminium, UPM Raflatac’s high-performance label stocks for the Americas craft beverage market, are suitable for beer, wine, liquor, and even non-alcoholic beverages, such as energy drinks, flavored waters, and specialty sodas.


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Nowofol: Flexible packaging film

Nowofol’s Nowostraight MDO (machine-direction orientation) film for flexible packaging features easy-open convenience for food and non-food products.
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KM Packaging: Antifog tray lidding films

KM Packaging’s KM Klarity, designed for the meat, fish, ready meals, and fresh produce sectors, extends the company’s range of PF3 films while offering improved antifog performance even through the temperature variations that can occur during distribution and retail.
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Mold-Rite Plastics: Closures for pharmaceutical and neutraceuticals

EZ-Safe fully-compliant, child-resistant closures and EZ-Grip senior-friendly, continuous thread closures from Mold-Rite Plastics feature special ergonomic ribs positioned along the outer edge providing a user-friendly consumer experience, and enhanced shelf impact.
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RKW Danafilms: Microporous film

APTRA® microporous film delivers both solid barrier properties and breathability.
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Labels help launch new bottled water

Tipsy® Water, a British natural spring water brand, has launched an innovative range of natural spring waters with an alcoholic flavor in a decorative shrink-sleeve branding solution.
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Perlen Packaging: PVdC based blister films

Perlen Packaging launches PERLALUX® - Ultra protect PVdC based blister films featuring the highest water vapor and oxygen barrier properties.
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