Package Design

Protective Packaging

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Sealed Air Corporation: Protective foam

Sealed Air expanded its line of Instapak® foam formulations to include the GFlex® QS foam, featuring a faster “demold” capability than the original Instapak formulation.
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Liquid shipping protection

PIG® BubbleZorb™ Packaging Material from New Pig is exclusively designed for shipping and transporting breakable liquid containers. BubbleZorb combines a multilayer PP absorbent mat attached to a PE and nylon cushion bubble, providing both protection against breakage and complete absorption of any liquid if breakage were to occur.
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Storopack: Air pillows

New from Storopack is the battery powered AIRplus ® Excel, a portable, wireless, completely automated machine that produces lightweight, reusable, and recyclable LDPE air pillows on demand, without operator input.
Feature Article
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Focus on RFID and security packaging add value to Pack Expo 2004

New this year at the Chicago show are a Security Packaging Resource Center and an RFID Pavilion. As usual, it’s all about packaging solutions.
Materials Product Brief
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Sealed Air Corporation: Protective packaging brochure

Sealed Air published a brochure about its AirCap® and Bubble Wrap® brand air cellular cushioning. Brochure details how the protective packaging products can reduce material, labor, and shipping costs while providing better cushioning performance.
Materials Product Brief
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Storopack: Moldable protective packaging

New from Storopack is Pad Loc™ moldable protective packaging, which conforms to the shape of any product, even irregular and hard-to-package items.
Materials Product Brief
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Storopack: Moldable protective packaging

New from Storopack is Pad Loc™ moldable protective packaging, which conforms to the shape of any product, even irregular and hard-to-package items.
News
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Appliance maker chooses Sonoco as package partner

BSH Home Appliances Corp., Huntington Beach, CA, has entered into a five-year packaging supply agreement with Sonoco.
For its LifePak dietary supplements, Pharmanex worked closely with its film vendor to develop a material with suitable barrier c
Package Case Study
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Supplement packs deliver healthy results

Custom structure helps Pharmanex meet multiple needs for its packets of LifePak dietary supplements.
This clamshell denester's entire pneumatics system was replaced with a 
single-vendor system.
Feature Article
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Positively pneumatic

A new pneumatics system helps this machinery manufacturer lower machinery maintenance costs and reduce machine complexity.
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Cal-Poly to host Poly Pack 2004

San Luis Obispo, CA-based California Polytechnic State University will hold its 17th annual Poly Pack symposium May 5-7 at the school.
New packaging director Jay Singh, Ph.D., continues a strong packaging heritage at the university that emphasizes student involve
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Smooth changeover at Cal Poly

Renowned for its engineering curriculum, California Polytechnic State University changes packaging directors, yet maintains the momentum of its program.
 Dave Brown
News
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Advice on medical packaging

"Packagers of medical devices must embrace validation--it’s the key to packaging," said Dave Brown during his March 18 Keynote Address that opened HealthPack 2004 in West Palm Beach, FL.
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Package testing at Cal Poly

Like many universities, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA, is involved with collaborative projects with industry.
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Club store packaging and beyond

Written by Jim Peters and published by Packaging Strategies, a recent report analyzes key tactics used by high-volume retailers. Here is the Executive Summary.

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