"The pitcher was initially developed for an on-premise bar-kit promotion. Only later, after the pitcher was designed, did we decide to do an off-premise promo with it." That's how Karen Kurylo, packaging manager at Southfield, MI-based Hiram Walker & Sons, describes the origins of an unusual clamshell package used for 750-mL bottles of Kahlua liqueur.
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At Hewlett-Packard's Roseville, CA, parts distribution facility, a relatively new form of protective packaging has slashed packaging material costs by half, warehouse space requirements by two-thirds and packaging assembly time by 75%.
A 97-year-old Napa Valley winery is embracing today's latest environmentally-sound technology to protect wine bottles it ships in pairs across the country via small-parcel carriers as part of its wine society program.
Using real-world shock and vibration data to design your pack can speed development, prevent damage and economize on materials. Collecting such data isn't easy, but now new ideas for sharing the burden-with the help of the Internet-are taking root in the
Bagging equipment helps El Jawhara develop a strong presence in Egypt's rapidly growing snack food market. The equipment is expected to provide a three- to four-year payback by economically producing high volumes of bagged snacks.
Pad-Kraft Quick-Load® side-loading padded shipping mailers are from Astro-Valcour (Glens Falls, NY). Side loading eliminates the pushing and manipulating often associated with stuffing mailers from the top.
Diamond Pak(TM) packaging from FP Intl. (Redwood City, CA) is made from recycled kraft paper. When inserted into a Diamond Pak dispenser, it produces compressed sheets with diamond-shaped die-cuts within accordion pleats.
Air-Recycle Packaging (Stow, MA) has introduced a reusable, recyclable cushioning concept that is inflated to protect products during shipment. It can be made from PU or other air-holding materials, depending on requirements for strength, durability or color.
Sealed Air's (Saddle Brook, NJ) family of heavy-gauge, multi-layer blown coextruded metallocene PE films is suited for applications requiring high impact, tear and puncture resistance, and release properties when used in conjunction with protective packaging.
Autobag® and SidePouch® Bagging Systems and AirPouch® Protective Packaging Products
Automated Packaging Systems is the global leader in designing and manufacturing bag packaging systems. We are the original inventor of genuine Autobag® bagging machines and pre-opened bags-on-a-roll, SidePouch® specialty packaging, and AirPouch® protective packaging.
Hexacomb manufactures paper-based protective packaging and graphic display boards.
Our custom-designed protective packaging solutions help customers reduce total system costs while improving performance and sustainability. Markets include automotive, building products, food and beverage, industrial parts, consumer products and pharma/medical and more.
Packaging design, thermoformed clamshells, sterile medical packaging, EcoStar materials
A leading designer and manufacturer Placon provides packaging from concept to commercialization for the retail, medical and food markets with an extensive line of stock thermoformed clamshells and trays. Contact us to learn more about our eco-friendly line of materials!
Pregis is focused on identifying and solving customers‘ unique protective packaging needs. That means the right material for the right application. Air, paper, foam systems and a variety of material choices second to none.
Think Solutions. Think Pregis.
We provide innovative and sustainable solutions to help enterprise-level companies improve their bottom-line performance. These highly efficient solutions include product packaging and fulfillment, paper and print management, facility supplies and supply chain logistics.
Plastic Injection Manufacturing, ranging from standard to custom plastic closures and jars
A vast CT closure selection, child-resistant closures, dispensing closures, jars and innovative custom solutions, combined with unmatched service and flexibility delivers added value for your products.