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Beverage Roundtable: Sell it with structure
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Beverage Roundtable: Sell it with structure

Marcus Hewitt of Dragon Rouge and Will Burke of CB'a Brand Engine, Lisa Baer of Baer Design Group and Rob Wallace of Wallace Church help us recap the structural innovations of some Beverage Roundtable favorites.
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Beverage Roundtable: Package designs that elevate mainstream products
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Beverage Roundtable: Package designs that elevate mainstream products

How do you sell a mainstream product with better-than-mainstream design? Experts Rick Barrack, Will Burke and David Padula went shopping for the answer. Here's what they found...
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Dr Pepper Snapple conserves 60.7 million lb of PET

In DPSG’s 2014 Corporate Social Responsibility Report, the company celebrates its goal of reducing its PET usage by 60.7 millon lb since 2007.
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PolyOne: Liquid color concentrates for PET containers

Designed to use with conventional gloss preform and blow molds, PolyOne’s InVisiO suite now includes a new collection of liquid color concentrates that infuse PET containers with shimmer and frost effects that can enhance brand and deliver shelf impact across beverage, personal care, and household product packaging applications.
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Cider maker achieves 18% reduction in packaging weight

A redesigned glass bottle from U.K. company Thatchers Cider includes design touches that increase shelf appeal and offers an 18% reduction in packaging weight.
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Flint Group: Ink solutions for the shrink sleeve market

Flint Group announces the Ultraking® Shrink U family of UV and EB curable offset inks.
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Bilcare: Eco-friendly blister packaging

See it at Pharma EXPO, Booth #875! ECOmply blister film from Bilcare Research Inc. blends standard PVC film with a special additive that makes it biodegradable; the cost-effective film is also able to withstand the mechanical, thermal, and biological stress of pharmaceutical packaging production.
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Essentra: Double-sided clear film tape

Duraco Red double-sided clear film tape from Essentra Specialty Tapes (formerly Duraco Inc. and Duraco Express) is a versatile tape that provides permanent bonding and accurate positioning in a variety of manufacturing applications.
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PET Power: Round PET bottle

Netherlands-based PET Power introduces Atlas Round PET bottle in 30-ml, 40-ml, 50-ml options; cylindrical shape is suitable for wide range of applications, promotional products, can be fitted with variety of closures.
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Coveris: Plastic-paper combination packaging

Suitable for yogurt, ice cream, snacks, pet food and more, DuoSmart from Coveris combines the advantages of both plastic (PS, PP, PP/EVOH, PLA, or PET) and a paper sidewall, presenting a functional, secure, and highly-decorative packaging solution.
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Mondi: Self-sealing packaging solution

The ColdSealPack® is a cold-seal packaging solution capable of wrapping or sealing products without tape or an extra adhesive.
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Mondi: Food-safe, uncoated, wood-free board

Suitable for paper packaging such as folding boxes and shopping bags, YBBS premium board from Mondi is a new, uncoated wood-free packaging solution that is said to fulfil the highest environmental and food safety standards, with board grades ranging from high white to ivory, or colored boards to cupstock.
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Cortec: Environmentally friendly moisture barrier paper

Cortec® presents patented EcoShield® Paper and Linerboard - premium paper in the industry made from the highest quality recycled paper.
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Michelman: Digital press primer

The new DigiPrime® 4453 digital press primer is formulated for use on Xeikon digital presses.
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HLP Klearfold: Bio-PET plastic folding carton

Delivering the same appearance, quality, and performance as Klearfold PET cartons, HLP Klearfold’s PlantBox is a new plastic folding carton made from box-grade bio-PET (bio-based polyethylene terephthalate), up to 30% of which comes from plant-based sources.
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Chromatic Technologies: Thermochromic tabs for can lids

Chill indicators for can lid tabs make for easy-to-spot cold beverages in ice chests and refrigerators.
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Dog Tag Brewing launches beer honoring America’s fallen warriors
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Dog Tag Brewing launches beer honoring America’s fallen warriors

Unique can images made possible using special printing technology tell the story of 12 fallen warriors.
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FLEXcon: Prime label substrates

Higher-shear, permanent acrylic adhesive offers improved performance with no adhesive buildup on converting or dispensing equipment.
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