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Spectra Packaging: Flip-top closure caps

The new caps have been created to fit Spectra's standard containers and have been designed to offer greater performance with improved ergonomics.
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Perfecseal: High barrier flow wrap

Perfecseal introduces a new high barrier flow wrap specification, PerfecPharm™ P232.
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The new spherical logo depicts silhouettes of dynamic human forms against a background in shades of blue—reflecting USANA’s wish to prolong life, unify mankind, and fight global hunger. The logo is also printed with a glossy finish on the secondary packaging.
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Debossed custom closure depicts 'one world'

USANA Health Sciences’ rebranding effort includes the design and manufacture of a custom container closure debossed with the company’s new ‘one world’ logo.
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MACtac Printing Products: Recyclable PET liner

MACtac® Printing Products expanded its Bloom™ Enviropath Products line with a new recyclable PET liner.
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Alternatives to spiral stretch wrapping

Insights from the updated 2013 End-of-line Packaging Equipment Playbook...
Bayer aspirin packaging.
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Connecting to consumers with OTC packaging

Bayer and Aleve serve as examples that satisfy consumers. Packaging needs to appeal to the 4 Es.
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PACCOR: Film for dairy industry

A new sustainable film concept for dairy form-fill-seal (FFS) applications.
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Tammy Reddy poses at the Bello Tea retail outlet in the French Market at Chicago’s Ogilvie Transportation Center.
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In-store printing on demand benefits Bello Tea

With its new in-store printer, Bello Tea can print labels on demand rather than order large quantities of preprinted labels at its two Chicago retail outlets.
The one-way valve has a tri-layer construction. As CO2 released by the packaged coffee beans builds up, the gas enters and then escapes through the valve’s top baffle layer. The valve then automatically reseals to prevent oxygen from entering the bag.
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Flexible valve application speeds coffee packaging

Mother Parkers Tea and Coffee streamlined—and sped up—its packaging process with pre-oiled, flexible valves that maintain freshness, letting CO2 out of the bag without letting oxygen in.
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Laminations: Corner protection for palletable products

QuikCorner PalletTop from Laminations, part of Great Northern Corporation, is an easy-to-assemble corner protection packaging solution that provides manufacturers of large and heavy palletable products with cost-effective, improved protection–including weather resistance–that can be used during shipping, handling, and storage.
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API/Sacmi: 100% biodegradable cap

A 100% biodegradable mineral water bottle cap from API and SACMI is made from an APINAT BIO compound that can easily be processed using widely available technology including Sacmi’s cap-making compression technology.
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Orbis: Recyclable plastic pallets

The NovaLock Pallet from Orbis is an all-plastic pallet that features a unique lock-together design for optimum conveyance of a wide variety of plastic and metal cans and bottles in the food and beverage industries.
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Klöckner: BPET films

Suitable for frozen food applications, as well as deep-draw, tray, and blister thermoformed applications, the Pentafood film product line from Klöckner Pentaplast now includes Pentafood BPET films which provide production efficiency for quality thermoforming, better cutting, and no brittleness, as well as lower thermoforming temperature for energy savings.
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Total: Flexible packaging film

Total’s Supertough 22ST05 flexible packaging film combines bubble stability, mechanical properties and, with potential to downgauge by up to 25%, opens up development for wide width films suitable for agriculture as well as transportation and protection applications.
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H.B. Fuller: Laminating adhesive for food packages

Flextra Fast SF8700/XR1000 laminating adhesive from H.B. Fuller offers ultra-fast cure time even for difficult applications such as barrier-to-barrier laminating, and faster, safer filling of food–without sacrificing appearance.
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Lindal: Twist-lock actuator

An innovative aerosol packaging solution designed for makers of deodorants and antiperspirants, sun protection and self-tanning products, and more, Lindal’s Sunny is a new twist-lock, overcap-free actuator that features an attractive, ergonomic design.
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O.Berk: Silk screened dispensing caps

O.Berk’s one-color silk screened disc top dispensing caps are available with options for a 0.125 alley, butt start/end, or 0.031 overlap.
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Coca-Cola personalizes 800 million bottle labels

The largest personalized brand campaign for Coca-Cola in Europe, Share a Coca-Cola uses variable-data printing to create 800 million custom labels.

 

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