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2011 Clear Choice Awards: Innovation in glass pack design recognized

The Glass Packaging Institute (GPI) has announced the winners of its 2011 Clear Choice Awards. Sponsored by GPI since 1989, the awards honor consumer product goods manufacturers that expand the frontiers of glass packaging design by using glass containers in innovative ways.
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Mondi : Peel coating for easy-open packaging

Mondi’s SoftpeelCoat® is a special peel coating that provides smooth opening of consumer packaging as well as tight reclosing, to protect package contents.
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Sacmi USA: PVC-free metal cap liners

Sacmi’s PMA24L PVC-free liners for metal caps are designed for large twist-off caps used for jams, ready-made sauces, baby food and other foods at risk for contamination from PVC.
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Industry Watch

A quick run-down on the latest supplier news, mergers, expansions, and people.
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Winnie the Pooh makes splash in HDPE bottles

New Windsor Brands launches line of infant washes, lotions, and shampoos in a custom bottle that provides shelf appeal and functionality.
Sample packs. AccuDial's liquid OTC cough and cold pediatric med bottles include a two-part rotating label, plastic-packed dosin
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AccuDial spins children's liquid medication dosing into the 21st Century

AccuDial’s inner and outer labels provide parents and caregivers information to precisely dose their child based on weight, not age.
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Lighter-weight closures help Cargill's sustainability efforts

Company’s PET-bottled edible oils convert to lighter-weight neck finish in Brazil while offering many consumer conveniences.
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Recyclable airless dispenser a winner for cosmetic applications

A Gold winner demonstrating innovation and sustainability, the Eden all-plastic airless cosmetic dispenser from Aptar.
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Mocap, Inc: Tear tab caps

Mocap’s tear tab caps are designed to fit over threaded tubing, rods and fittings.
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Global pharmaceutical packaging demand predicted to reach $62 billion by 2015

Report says the U.S. will remain the largest consumer of pharmaceutical packaging as its advanced drug-producing sector introduces sophisticated therapies with specialized packaging needs.
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Bericap : Lighter weight one-piece plastic-bottle closure

Bericap’s 1-piece DoubleSeal™ 1881 SuperShorty® closure is said to achieve weight savings of 20% in the closure and bottle finish.
Sterling Anthony, CPP
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Sealed with a miss

When induction seals are defective, a brand-owner needs knowledge and insight to solve the problem.
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Airless dispensing for new product formulations

Rexam’s Nea Airless dispenser combines formula preservation, design flexibility, production efficiency, on-shelf appeal, and smooth actuation.
Sterling Anthony, CPP
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Induction sealing requires coordination

There are too many variables to keep a lid on, unless all parties are kept in the loop.
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Malt-O-Meal launches 'Bag The Box' campaign

Cereal maker, with five product families in flexible packaging, uses new Web site to encourage consumers to switch to cereal brands that ‘Bag The Box.’

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