View Online Forward Subscribe NEW! Find Suppliers
Packaging World       Anne Marie Mohan
Sponsor: Sealed Air Corporation April 12, 2011 | Edited by Anne Marie Mohan

Reduce Pack Size with Instapak® >>

Instapak® foam uses less material per pack and expands on-site as much as 200 times. Materials can be returned to Sealed Air locations for use in Waste-To-Energy facilities.

Sealed Air Corporation

Inflatable Void Fill Yields Less Waste >>

Fill-Air® products expand onsite. When deflated, they lose 99.3% of their volume. Material can be returned to Sealed Air for recycling.

Sealed Air Corporation

Mailers Can Eliminate Wasteful Cartons >>

Many Jiffy® Mailers are produced from post-consumer recycled fibers and can be easily recycled.

Sealed Air Corporation

Korrvu® Packaging is Easily Recycled >>

Korrvu® packaging is assembled on-site, as needed. Can be reused and is made from renewable cellulose fibers. Recyclable with common corrugated boxes.

Sealed Air Corporation

PackTiger™ System Uses 100% Renewable Paper >>

TigerPad™ cushioning is 85% post industrial, 15% post consumer content and can be recycled. All production scrap is reclaimed.

Sealed Air Corporation


Duane Reade's revamped private-label offerings speak to New York City roots

The drugstore chain's private-brand sales double as redesigned stores, repositioned brands, and feels-like-home package designs win back New Yorkers with 'attitude.'

Deli Star takes a shine to bulk-liquid packaging system

Leading provider of protein salads, cooked meats, and sauces doubles productivity, improves versatility, and reduces packaging failure with new bulk-liquid packaging system....

Shelf-life testing tips for food-safety certification

As more packagers consider doing their own shelf-life testing or look for a test site, it is a good idea to understand the basics of shelf-life testing in order to know what to ask for and look for in a good test....

Latest trends: aseptic blow/fill/seal for pharmaceutical liquids

The latest improvements in aseptic blow/fill/seal technology streamline automation of critical processing areas, while improving product integrity and patient safety....

Marketing flair found in Australian Gold lotion packaging

FPA Gold award winner Australian Gold regularly creates new indoor tanning products, and keeps the packaging fresh as well, to create a sense of anticipation for new product launches....


Conagra's bag-to-bowl technology

Now available nationwide, this microwave popcorn package goes from flat bag to a bowl brimming with delicious popcorn. Pat Reynolds puts the new package through the paces.

Featured Video Navigation

Upcoming Events:
Packaging Automation Forum
Westin O'Hare, Rosemont, IL. Packaging Automation Forum, produced by Packaging World and Automation World, features peer-to-peer education about how to increase productivity, flexibility and performance using state-of-the-art packaging controls and information technology, April 26.
IoPP Packaging & Leadership Council
Hyatt Regency O'Hare, Rosemont, IL. New for 2011, the Institute of Packaging Professionals (IoPP) is offering packaging professionals the utmost in value by creating a two-day conference that combines IoPP's most dynamic events, held May 10-11.
Healthcare Packaging Conference & Workshops
Westin Princeton at Forrestal Village, Princeton, NJ. Healthcare Packaging Conference & Workshops, produced by Healthcare Packaging magazine, will feature operational and package design strategies for pharmaceutical and medical device packagers, May 26.
Healthcare Packaging Conference


Hear from the author of Pharmaplasia – May 26, 2011 in Princeton, NJ

Learn from industry expert and Pharmaplasia author Mike Wokasch, as he shares what today's manufacturers must do to weather the uncertainties in the healthcare marketplace. Wokasch and other professionals will discuss package design, medical devices, tracking, OEE, compliance, combination products and more on May 26 in Princeton at Healthcare Packaging Conference & Workshops.

Learn more>>

Packaging World Marketplace

Packaging suppliers: Update your listing and get a free microsite

Add or update your company listing and product information on Packaging World's new directory Web site, Packaging World Marketplace at no cost to you.

Bonus: Get a no-cost microsite, including your logo, unlimited products, with specs, images, attributes and a separate page for each product. Great for search engine optimization. Learn more >>

The items in the top left-hand sponsor column are considered sponsored links. Packaging World may share your contact information with sponsors as detailed in our privacy policy, but we will NEVER share your contact information with a sponsor whose content you have not viewed.