Alert: Packaging World now enhanced for the iPad and iPhone. Watch a quick video preview
 
Download this free, 104-page Labeling Playbook jam-packed with strategies for success, best practices, and pitfalls to avoid.  Learn more >>

Machinery

Labeling equipment

News
|

ID Technology acquires The Glennon Group

Pro Mach's ID Technology div. has acquired The Glennon Group, a provider of labeling, marking, and packaging systems and services throughout the Midwest.
E-BOOK SPECIAL REPORT
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!
News
|

Advice from Packaging Strategies 2006

Held in February, this latest annual “Summit Meeting of the Packaging Industry” included wisdom on topics ranging from China to RFID. Organized by Packaging Strategies (www.packstrat.com), the conference in Ponte Vedra Beach, FL, included the following recommendations/observations:• John B.
News
|

Domino acquires Enterprise Information Systems Inc.

Domino Printing Sciences, plc, acquired Enterprise Information Systems, Inc., an automatic identification and data capture systems integrator based in Dallas, TX.
News
|

The future of resealable packaging

Robert Hogan is director of international sales and marketing at Zip-Pak, a global leader in zipper technology for packaging. Bryan Muskat is president of Triangle Package Machinery, a leading supplier of zipper-compatible VFFS packaging machinery. Presented here are their views on the whys and wherefores of incorporating resealable packaging features.
News
|

Packaging and prescription drug plans

A recent Packworld.com survey asked if senior drug plans will have an impact on packaging. Here’s a sampling of responses…
Feature Article
|

UF's smart sensor has sense of freshness

The University of Florida has developed a sensor platform that it claims is capable of tracking temperature, humidity, shock, and other variables.
News
|

RFID Tribe talk

Mark Johnson, president of the industry group RFID Tribe, talks about its past, present, and future, and what’s in it for packagers.
FILLING/LABELING. The waters are cold-filled at 54?F by an enclosed rotary filler (below), then precisely dosed with liquid nitr
Feature Article
|

Nitrogen dosing cuts packaging costs

Indian Hills Spring Water implements liquid nitrogen dosing to avert bottle paneling or collapsing and reaps bottle weight-reduction benefits.
News
|

Sweet-looking honey container

The patented, trademarked BuzzyBee(tm) container, created by Jeffrey Hand, owner of The Honey Bee Container, Inc. has created a buzz.
Machine Product Brief
|

Auto Labe: Printer / Applicator

Auto Labe has introduced Model 151e, an economical, entry-level print/apply unit designed for light- to moderateduty print applications. Application options include tamp, blow, air-tamp, or smart-tamp labeling.
News
|

Lowry Technology Professionals Achieve Comp-Tia RFID+ Certification

Lowry Computer Products, Inc., a manufacturer and leading integrator of wireless, RFID, bar code and data collection solutions, is pleased to announce that Jeffrey Polly, V.P. of Technical Services and Denis Bishop, V.P. of Technology Selection and Development, are among the first RFID professionals to successfully pass the RFID Certification exam developed by the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA®).
[CustomContent/LeadGenCampaign/SupplierSubmitted]
Machine Product Brief
|

Bell-Mark Corp.: Bell-Mark Corp.: Reciprocating Ink Coders

Bell-Mark introduces the US-4500 stainless steel coder to the meat, dairy, and all food processing industries that have damp or hostile environments.
[CustomContent/LeadGenCampaign/SupplierSubmitted]
Machine Product Brief
|

FOX IV Technologies: FOX IV Technologies: Tabletop Primary Labeling

The Elf 50WA is designed to label the top surface of product.
[CustomContent/LeadGenCampaign/SupplierSubmitted]
Feature Article
|

Packaging Summit: three events under one roof

The contract packaging-focused Packaging Services Expo is joined by Packaging Containers & Materials Expo and the Packaging Summit Conference May 16-18 in Rosemont, IL.
Machine Product Brief
|

Label-Aire: RFID air-blow applicator

The new 3115/11 RFID Air-Blow applicator from Label-Aire offers features such as velocity compensation for improved label placement accuracy. Zero downtime labeling allows production to continue without interruptions, while product/label queuing and missing label compensation virtually eliminate unlabeled products.

Pages

Newsletters

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!
GENERAL INTEREST
PACKAGE DESIGN/DEVELOPMENT
Each newsletter ranges in frequency from once per month to a few times per month at most.

indicates a sponsored article that was submitted directly to this web site by the supplier, and was not handled by the PW editorial staff. Packaging World may share your contact information with our sponsors, as detailed in our Privacy Policy. Packaging World will not share your information with a sponsor whose content you have not reviewed.