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Materials Product Brief
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Hewlett-Packard Indigo: Hewlett-Packard Indigo: Renewed digital label stocks

UPM Raflatac's roll-to-roll digital label stocks have a proprietary topcoat that provides quality liquid ink anchorage and a long shelf life for lasting printability, and are suitable for use with the HP Indigo WS6000 digital press.
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Materials Product Brief
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Klockner Pentaplast: PETG roll-sleeve films

Pentalabel PETG roll-sleeve films for shrink-label packaging from Klöckner Pentaplast provide the high shelf impact of full-body shrink sleeves for high-volume applications.
Materials Product Brief
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Avery Dennison Corporation: Labels for curved containers

Avery Dennison's Curve Appeal is a patent-pending system that works together with special Fasson Curvy film labels in a machine application process to label complex curved surfaces.
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News
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Counterfeit drug issue hits the small screen

Dan Rather and Pfizer expose a counterfeit drug dealer; IBM touts its technology in an anti-counterfeiting commercial.
Package Case Study
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WS Packaging develops time indicator label

The label gradually turns pink to tell consumers when it is time to replace the Arm & Hammer refrigerator air filter.
Materials Product Brief
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UPM Raflatac, Inc: Renewed digital labelstocks

UPM Raflatac’s roll-to-roll digital labelstocks have a proprietary 
top-coat that provides quality liquid ink anchorage and a long shelf life
for lasting printability, and is suitable for use with the HP Indigo WS6000 digital press.
Materials Product Brief
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Avery Dennison, Fasson Roll North America: Labels for curved containers

Avery Dennison’s Curve Appeal is a patent-pending system using special Fasson Curvy film labels that work together in a machine application process to label complex curved surfaces.
Materials Product Brief
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Klockner Pentaplast: PETG roll-sleeve films

Pentalabel PETG roll-sleeve films for shrink-label packaging from Klöckner Pentaplast provide high shelf impact of full-body shrink sleeves for high-volume applications.
Feature Article
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Rfid-enabled packaging is a gold mine waiting to be tapped

Conferences, tradeshows, and seminars around the world continue to make the statement that embedding RFID in product packages is a great idea.
Package Case Study
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Glidden puts on a fresh coat for contractors

A brand knows it has distinction when it is easily identifiable at a distance through its package design.
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News
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Drug pedigree requirements for 2015: Is the pharmaceutical industry ready?

GS1 Healthcare U.S. to host workshops on 2015 readiness, and participants will experience the pharmaceutical supply chain of the future.
Spoonable sweetener. Spoonable, stackable, appealing on shelf, comfortable to the hand--these are just a few attributes designed
Package Case Study
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Truvia goes spoonable in one sweet package

Now the third-leading sweetener in the sugar substitute category, Cargill’s Truvia brand adds a rigid container to its packaging formats.
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Package Case Study
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Less packaging, more impact for GSK's Os-Cal brand

GlaxoSmithKline revamps its calcium supplement packaging, resulting in a smaller footprint and a bigger shelf presence.
Materials Product Brief
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Polypack Inc: Shrink film bubble wrap

New Bubble Packaging from Polypack is a shrink packaging solution with an internal bubble film that provides enhanced protection for fragile products throughout the distribution process.
Materials Product Brief
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UPM Raflatac, Inc: Ultra-removable labelstocks

UPM Raflatac’s ultra-removable product range includes 5 paper and film labelstocks for news labeling, multipurpose labeling applications (book labeling, glass labeling, promotional items labeling and direct mail labels), page tab marking, and wall labeling.

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