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Sealed Air: Anti-static cushioning film

See it at PACK EXPO Las Vegas Booth #1141! For use on its NewAir I.B.Express inflatable cushioning system, Sealed Air’s new high-performance anti-static cushioning film is said to be the only inflatable cushioning material on the market meeting military specifications for electrostatic discharge, surface resistivity, and creep performance, also making the film suitable for shipping static sensitive electronic products.
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Kendall Packaging: Pet food/treat packaging

Kendall Packaging's flexible packaging for pet food and treats packaging features 10-color, high-definition graphics, and unique re-sealable closure solutions and finishing options like stand-up pouches, multi-wall bags, and quad-seal bags to maximize sales and protect product.
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Mondi: Eco-friendly woven plastic bag

Suitable for fertilizer, seeds, flour, sugar, rice, and pet food, Mondi’s PolyWoven Bag is an easy to palletize, lightweight, pinch bottom consumer packaging bag produced using extrusion lamination technology suitable for automatic filling systems.
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KM Packaging: Velvet-touch coated polypropylene film for high-end packages

KM Velvet from KM Packaging Services Ltd., is a new premium coated polypropylene packaging film with a unique feel and texture, suitable for luxury confectionery and other high-end boxed products.
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Stand-up pouch evokes old-fashioned canning jar

A new line of dairy-free, vegan tomato sauces launches in a stand-up pouch shaped like a canning jar. A ‘handmade’ tag with cord completes the farm-fresh feeling.
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Nyco: Polyolefin sleeve improves recycling

The new low density Polyolefin sleeve from Clondalkin Group company Nyco improves recycling efficiency by making it possible to separate shrink sleeves from PET bottles or cups using an automated recycling process.
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Perfecseal: High-barrier PVC-free blister forming web

Manufactured via a co-extrusion process as a symmetrical structure, Perfecseal’s PerfecForm SkyBlue high-barrier PVC-free blister film is based on polyolefin chemistry, rather than the chlorine chemistry used to produce PVC forming webs.
Cortec VpCI®126 Blue
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Cortec Corp.: Anti-corrosion film and bags

High-technology films and bags contain higher content of recycled resin that provides multimetal corrosion protection.
Perfecseal SkyBlue
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Perfecseal, a Bemis Co.: High-barrier blister film

SkyBlue is manufactured via a co-extrusion process as a symmetrical structure.
Feature Article
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Stirring the pot of package innovation

LiDestri Food & Beverage is set to expand into multi-compartment flexible pouches for pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, and cosmetic applications.
Package Case Study
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French juice drink packed in aseptic pouch

Orangina-Schweppes France launches its classic Oasis fruit beverage for kids and teenagers in an aseptic pouch that offers an air-filled handle and attached straw.
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Microwave-ready seafood meals released in South Africa

South African supermarket Woolworths launches two seafood-and-sauce dishes in a dual-compartment, microwavable pouch with custom venting technology.
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Sealed Air Corporation: Ovenable packaging for seafood

Sealed Air’s Cryovac Oven Ease packaging material for frozen seafood, which runs on most traditional thermoform rollstock equipment, enables consumers to purchase high-quality seafood items, store the items in their home freezer, and cook from raw in the oven inside the same material in which it was packaged.
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Toray Plastics (America): Metallized white BOPP film

Torayfan MWX6 metallized white cavitated biaxially-oriented polypropylene film from Toray Plastics is designed with a proprietary “ultra-barrier" layer on one side for superior moisture-barrier, and excellent oxygen-barrier properties; the other side is a hermetic, heat-sealable layer.
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Coffee brewing technology is in the bag

Nature’s Coffee Kettle is a brew-in-the-bag solution for outdoor enthusiasts that includes a pour spout and finger holes for pouring, and is insulated for safe handling.

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