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Packaging World       Anne Marie Mohan
Sponsors January 25, 2011 | Edited by Anne Marie Mohan

Controlling Cost >>

Cost control is firmly at the top of the agenda for suppliers of consumer goods, and the product identification process is proving to be a potent weapon in managing factory and supply chain costs. Click this ad to view our whitepaper.

Markem-Imaje

Compact case erector delivers top performance >>

See how simple and reliable case erecting can be with this workhorse machine.

A-B-C Packaging Machine

Consumer Research Report: How Package Design Dictates Product Sales >>

Recent consumer research proves that package design can dictate product sales. Click this ad to learn about the role of packaging in consumers' purchasing decisions and how seeing it sells it!

Dordan Mfg.

The biggest players in sustainability are coming to Chicago, March 16-18 >>

Sustainable Packaging Symposium, (Hyatt Regency Chicago) welcomes Kraft, Marks & Spencer, Starbucks, Nestlé and other market leaders who will share how they are making sustainability good for business. Co-produced by Greener Package and the Institute for Sustainability (AIChE), plan now to attend!

Packaging World

Video: Custom and stock bags for a variety of product packaging needs >>

Fasteners, hardwares, cosmetics and crafts, promotional items, med devices. custom bags on speciality. on rolls or in boxes. pe, pp, hd film, vci or anti-stat. graphic design. stock bags ready for shipment within hours.

Advanced Poly Packaging

FEATURED ARTICLE

Send sales soaring with package design innovation

A distinctive structure, foremost, signals innovation to consumers—more so when coupled with stellar graphics. And innovation in materials and production is gaining steam.

Documentation is key tool in industrial maintenance

A plant's maintenance effectiveness can be judged very quickly, merely by examining the condition of documentation on the factory floor. How well is your company's documentation being maintained?

Leaf-like mint tin channels nature

A graceful, tea leaf-shaped tin with detailed embossing provides perfect storage for the new Minteas botanical-based tea mint collection in five varieties....

Continuous processing for drug manufacturers on the horizon

Benefits include reduced development times, smaller manufacturing footprint, reduced inventory and lower quality control costs, but the hurdles are many....

Contract packer tackles bottles, tubes, and pouches for Sunkist protein drink

A hot-fill stand-up pouch with a patented dispensing feature is just one of the innovative packaging formats that Protica is launching under the well-known Sunkist brand....

OFF THE SHELF

Gum aisle update

Jim George takes a look at recent developments in design and shelf impact in the packaging of chewing gum.

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Upcoming Events:
ARC's World Industry Forum
Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld Marriott, Orlando, FL. ARC's World Industry Forum focuses on business challenges and winning strategies. It provides the ideal environment for executives to collaborate, share ideas, and find new ways to attack their most pressing problems, from February 7-10.
WestPack
Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, CA. Find new equipment, technology, and materials to lower costs, reduce waste, and increase efficiencies, from February 8-10.
Contract Packaging Association Annual Meeting
Loews Ventana Canyon Resort, Tucson, AZ. A packed business agenda, networking, and social and recreational events will make this Annual Meeting CPA's best, from February 24-27.
Sustainable Packaging Symposium
Hyatt Regency Chicago, IL. Sustainable Packaging Symposium, produced by Greener Package and the Institute for Sustainability, will examine the pivotal role of packaging in implementing sustainability across businesses' supply chains, from March 16-18.
Package Design Workshops

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Kraft Foods to Present at Sustainable Packaging Symposium, March 16 - 18

Kraft's Director of Sustainable Packaging, Roger Zellner, will be presenting at the 2011 Sustainable Packaging Symposium in Chicago. Gain inspiration and information from Kraft and other leading organizations, such as Starbucks, Marks & Spencer and Nestlé at this spring's premiere sustainable packaging event. Learn more >>

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