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Farris Flavored Water with recyclable p-s labels
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Recyclable pressure-sensitive labels

Constantia and Spear introduce p-s labels compatible with PET bottle recycling
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New label energizes Rebel Yell for a new era.
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Premium label for Kentucky bourbon

Rebel Yell Kentucky Straight Bourbon from St. Louis-based Luxco is reborn for a new era with revitalized packaging and increased brand support.
GLBC new packaging labels
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Beer labels as ‘conversation pieces’

New label designs for Great Lakes Brewing Company’s beer brands feature colorful, detailed paintings that incorporate textures and mementos from GLBC’s 27-year history.
Vijuk MV-11 Triple Knife Outsert System from 3C! Packaging
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3C! Packaging: 294-panel outsert system

Using its Vijuk MV-11 Triple Knife Outsert System, 3C! Packaging’s 294-panel outserts provide a nearly 10% increase in copy space for pharmaceutical product information and instructions, and comply with new FDA mandates.
Schreiner MediPharm’s low migration labels for use on plastic containers for primary pharmaceutical packaging.
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Schreiner MediPharm: Low migration labels for plastic pharmaceutical containers

Schreiner MediPharm’s low migration labels for use on plastic containers for primary pharmaceutical packaging help prevent package-to-product migration of molecules from solvents and substances in inks, adhesives, and film materials.
Source: U.S. Food and Drug Administartion, “Pregnancy and Lactation Labeling Final Rule,” 12/3/14
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FDA updates drugs/biologics labeling system

Includes major revisions on pregnancy and breastfeeding, with labeling changes taking effect June 30, 2015. Prescription drugs and biologic products approved after June 30, 2015, will use the new format immediately, while labeling for prescription drugs approved on or after June 30, 2001, will be phased in gradually.
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Truly 'Extraordinary': 2 million labels, 2 million designs

The Coca-Cola Company has pushed digital printing to the next level with the Coke Extraordinary Collection—2 million bottle labels, each one with its own graphic design.
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An expanded look at shrink sleeves

Underneath the tight-fitting labels are a host of considerations.
In-mold labeling differentiates this margarine package from Mills.
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Package drives customer loyalty

Norway's Mills DA relaunched its margarine brands in a package that is designed to keep consumers coming back for more.
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UPM Raflatac: Label stock for craft beverages

Designed for use on glass, PET, and aluminium, UPM Raflatac’s high-performance label stocks for the Americas craft beverage market, are suitable for beer, wine, liquor, and even non-alcoholic beverages, such as energy drinks, flavored waters, and specialty sodas.


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Labels help launch new bottled water

Tipsy® Water, a British natural spring water brand, has launched an innovative range of natural spring waters with an alcoholic flavor in a decorative shrink-sleeve branding solution.
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Sleeve Label Working Group releases recommendations

Final report provides recommendations the packaging industry can use to mitigate the impact of sleeve labels on the recycling of PET bottles.
Food-centric design rebrands Fiber Choice supplements
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Food-centric design rebrands Fiber Choice supplements

Package graphics communicate to consumers that the product is made from 100% natural fiber found in fruits and vegetables.
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Funding available for use of How2Recycle label

Organizations offer funding to brand owners, packaging manufacturers, and retailers interested in implementing the SPC’s How2Recycle on-pack labeling system.
New graphics
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Revitalized graphics support Tang's new mission

Kraft Foods jettisons outdated package graphics for its Tang orange drink, replacing them with a luscious, energetic design that supports its new ‘Win Morning’ positioning.

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