Alert: Packaging World now enhanced for the iPad and iPhone. Watch a quick video preview
Download this free, 140-page Flexible Packaging Playbook jam-packed with strategies for success, best practices, and pitfalls to avoid.  Learn more »
Glenroy invites you to download this playbook.
Article |

Sharp Packaging: Small-footprint V F/F/S machine

The Hawk Evolution from Sharp Packaging Systems makes bags up to 12-in. x 18-in. including pillow, flat-bottom, and gusseted bags for food such as candy, nuts and produce, as well as medical device applications.
Print Reprint

Runs and seals most structures of polyethylene, laminated or metalized film, or foil.  Offers a small footprint, uptime efficiency, reduced maintenance, easy troubleshooting, and a “Total Systems Care” maintenance package for parts and service.  Uses a Kollmorgen stepper motor, which is designed to run for hundreds of millions of cycles with little to no maintenance.

42 Best Package Designs
Sign up to receive timely updates from our editors and download this e-book consisting of our editors' picks of most notable package designs. Updated for 2014!


Don’t miss intelligence crucial to your job and business!
Click on any newsletter to view a sample. Enter your email address below to sign up!

New Issue Alert

Packaging World Magazine


Breaking packaging news

Packaging Insights

Pertinent packaging issues

On the Edge Blog

Workforce Development


Greener Package

Sustainable packaging

Shelf Impact

Package design strategies

Each newsletter ranges in frequency from once per month to a few times per month at most.