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UPM Raflatac: Film for personal care applications

UPM Raflatac launches Raflex Pro Clear a 50-micron film for the personal care market.
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The closures for Tropicana’s new PET bottles are an integral part of the consumer experience and the functionality of the package, and are coordinated between the four main size SKUs: 12-, 59-, 89-, and 118-oz.
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Closure best practices that keep possibilities open

Though often small in size relative to the bottle, pouch, or tube container it caps, closures can have the biggest impacts for consumer functionality, ease of use, and comfort.
Sealed double-barrier trays are placed into a folding carton, supplied by Barger. The FORZA packaging consists of a total of four thermoformed PETG trays; one inner tray, two sizes of inner retainer trays, and an outer tray sealed with coated Tyvek lidding material.
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Double-barrier tray accommodates 700 spinal implants

Medical device maker Orthofix works with its packaging supplier to fit some 700 spinal implant products into four trays with retainers.
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QuickLabel: Laminating solution for inkjet-printed labels

QuickLabel's Lustro-Lam is a gloss overcoat film formulated to laminate inkjet-printed labels.
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Mondi: Film for food, personal care product packaging

Combining sustainability with cost savings, PerfoamPack polyethylene-based film from Mondi is a co-extruded polyethylene film with a micro-cellular expanded middle layer designed to lower weight without reducing thickness.
The Greek countryside images of this brand are inspired from traditional folk art, using repetitive elements to form a pattern, and overlaying only three colors to create realistic illustrations. Source: Lovelypackage.com
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Common ways labeling projects can fail

There are many potential snags in the process of bringing a labeling project to fruition. Being aware of the most common snags can help you avoid them before they happen to you.
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Label specification: Managing label production

The balance of your production budget is in jeopardy if you don’t manage all the aspects of your label production with care and diligence. Here are the main factors you should monitor.
Specialty labels provide drug delivery systems maker SHL with unique branding and appeal, and increase ease of use for patients.
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SHL equips autoinjectors with multi-functional labels

Specialty labels provide drug delivery systems maker with unique branding, appeal, and increase ease of use for patients.
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Rollprint: Anticounterfeiting flexible packaging technology

Rollprint Packaging Products, Inc. developed a proprietary new technology for composite flexible packaging materials to support medical device and pharmaceutical company anticounterfeiting efforts.
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Materials Product Brief
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Sirane: Seafood mats and liners

Sirane introduces a new range of mats and liners for seafood packaging.
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Materials Product Brief
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Outlook group: Thin paper liner

MICROLINER® MG utilizes a thin paper liner that allows you to get up to 15% more labels on a roll. This means less downtime, fewer changeovers, and less liner waste.
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Materials Product Brief
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Avery Dennison: Security materials portfolio

Avery Dennison Select Solutions Security portfolio of materials is specifically designed to help companies counter product tampering and counterfeiting while protecting consumers and the long-term integrity of their brands.
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Materials Product Brief
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Sealed Air: Shrink sleeve label

Low-density, multi-layer film enables seamless end-of-life separation while maintaining performance and appearance.
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Aplix: Reclosable package

Comprised of self-mating micro hooks, Easy-Lock from Aplix is a new resealable closure solution designed for flexible packaging – including heavier bags.
Skin-form packaging for foods
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Skin-form packaging for foods

Simple Steps skin-form packaging protects food products and prevents the formation of ice crystals under frozen conditions. In the microwave, the skin packaging balloons up and the food is steam-cooked.
Get the folded-edge advantage with the ShurSEAL™ Solution
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Get the folded-edge advantage with the ShurSEAL™ Solution

Using a knife to open cartons can cause product damage and increase the risk of injury due to cuts and lacerations. The ShurSEAL Solution is a box sealing solution that features exclusive folded-edge technology for secure, easy-to-open carton seals that don’t require a knife.
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Get a pallet wrapping machine for free?
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Get a pallet wrapping machine for free?

Buy five pallets of wrapping film from Western Plastics and they provide a pallet wrapping machine for free. Coreless pre-stretched film contributes to sustainability goals.
Paper labels on the cups themselves and the polyester lidding material both carry gorgeous graphics that convey an “oats” message.
Package Case Study
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Convenient plastic containers bring oat-based products to market

Whether it’s PP sheet that runs through a form/fill/seal machine or a PET bottle being filled by a co-packer, packaging is the key to convenience in oat-based foods market.

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