Food and Beverage

New Domino bottle: Keep it on the kitchen table

Designed to replace the sugar bowl, Domino Foods’ shapely new sugar bottle for two varieties of its Domino and C&H brand sugars offers an easy-grip body and a flip-top closure for easy handling and dispensing. Plus, it’s pretty enough to leave out on the kitchen table.
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Branson Ultrasonics helped Karma Culture LLC overcome the challenge of welding the patented KarmaCap, a dispensing capsule that holds vitamins and other essential ingredients separate from the water until the consumer peels back the protective seal, pushes down on the cap, and gently shakes the bottle to mix the drink. The “reservoir cap” is used for Karma® Wellness Water plastic bottles.
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Customized spin-welding key to sealing KarmaCap

Closure allows users to infuse fresh vitamins into beverage and then shake the bottle to initiate health benefits of its vitamin drinks.
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Sauce bottle channels modern Asia

Yau’s brand Asian cooking sauce labels get a refresh, with bright neon colors that capture the energy of a modern Asian city at night and signal fresh flavors.
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Running 'like clockwork' at Bob's Red Mill

With steady growth comes the challenge of routinely adding new packaging lines. It’s a challenge that employee-owned Bob’s Red Mill has been able to meet head on.
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Pacific Foods donates 24,000 cartons of soup per month for food bank

Kudos to Tualatin, OR-based organic food and beverage company Pacific Foods for taking a proactive approach to the challenges of food waste and food insecurity in the U.S. Last August, 2,000 cases of soup rolled off the lines at Pacific Foods, but they weren’t heading to the grocery store.
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Artist-designed glass bottle elevates cachaça brand

Brazilian spirits company Yaguara partners with artist Brian Clarke and luxury glass packaging team to create a unique bottle with strong shelf presence.
Festive PET containers for Mondelez sweets.
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Christmas looks sweet in PET confectionery packs

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas thanks to festive packaging for Mondelēz International confectionery.
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U.K. bread brand gift-wrapped for Christmas

A festive, Christmas-themed line of wax-paper packages for Warburtons bread gives the appearance of a gift waiting to be unwrapped.
Off The Shelf: New guacamole packs make serving and snacking a cinch
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Off The Shelf: New guacamole packs make serving and snacking a cinch

Wholly Guacamole introduces a peel-and-serve tray in 8- and 16-oz sizes, and a 100-calorie cup for single-serve, on-the-go snacking of its all-natural guacamole dips.
Stackable and recloseable package format stands out.
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Holiday pretzels in a revolutionary package

Just in time for the holidays comes a new package innovation developed for John B. Sanfilippo & Son’s Flavor Tree brand Limited Edition Premium Dark Chocolate Pretzels.
Off the Shelf: Doritos Gamer Packs function on multiple levels
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Off the Shelf: Doritos Gamer Packs function on multiple levels

Teaming up with Microsoft to build excitement about the release of the newest Xbox gaming system, Frito-Lay comes up with a one-of-a-kind limited edition package
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Portable pouches for chia-seed snack speak of vitality

Bright, energized graphics for a new squeezable, reclosable snack pouch for Mamma Chia Vitality Snacks convey the health-giving properties of the ancient chia seed.
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Tasteful salad-kit packs are a jewel in the produce aisle

New Ruby Fresh Salad Kits with pomegranate arils are decorated with elegant packaging graphics, appealing to consumers who want a ‘high-end, high-quality variety pack.’
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New cocktail brand lets you have a ball, catch a buzz

Irreverent new single-serve cocktail beverage BuzzBallz comes in a brightly colored party ball-shaped 'PET can' that is unbreakable, freezable, and fun.
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Olive snack packs get colorful redesign

Portable stand-up packs for Oloves-brand snack olives get a colorful brand refresh, with contemporary graphics and a lovable olive mascot.
Frito-Lay's Gamer pack is a special cross-promo aimed at boosting interest in Microsoft's new Xbox gaming system.
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Doritos Gamer Packs function on multiple levels

Teaming up with Microsoft to build excitement about the release of the newest Xbox gaming system, Frito-Lay comes up with a one-of-a-kind limited edition package.
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Healthy yet busy lifestyles influence produce packaging trends

A 3.3% per year growth in produce packaging through 2017 will be driven by population growth, trends toward healthier eating, and the increased availability of ready-to-eat fruit.
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Slow-aged Nicaraguan rum is elegant in ultra-premium package

A new ultra-premium rum from Nicaraguan distiller Flor de Caña uses a heavy, beveled-edge glass bottle with a black-and-gold label to convey uniqueness and modernity.

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