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Sponsor: Label-Aire August 24, 2011 | Edited by Anne Marie Mohan

How Reliable Is Your Labeler? >>

We've built pressure-sensitive labeling equipment for almost every application imaginable, so we know a thing or two about reliability. To find out more, visit us on the web or call us Toll Free (866) 384-0700.

Label-Aire, Inc.

Affordable Stainless Steel Labeling Systems >>

Scan this QR code to see our new Inline 6200 Wrap Labeling Systems in action or click on the link above. It's both tough and affordable. To find out more, visit us on the web or call us Toll Free (866) 384-0700.

Label-Aire, Inc.

Labeling accessories >>

In addition to Applicator Base Stands and Unwinders, Label-Aire now offers Rotary Turntables to make your line even more efficient. To find out more, visit us on the web or call us Toll Free (866) 384-0700.

Label-Aire, Inc.

White Paper: Understanding automatic pressure sensitive labeling methods >>

As consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies increasingly recognize how the flexibility of automatic pressure-sensitive labeling lowers operating costs and increases productivity, they are investigating the range of labeling application methods available. Download our latest white paper to learn more.

Label-Aire, Inc.

See Label-Aire & PharmaPack-US at Pack Expo 2011 in Las Vegas! >>

Contact us for your FREE show badge. See you in Vegas this September (Booth C-507)! Visit us on the web or call us Toll Free (866) 384-0700.

Label-Aire, Inc.


LCA strategies for a greener package footprint

The key to truly 'more sustainable' packaging design is to begin with a strategy. With a vision and goals specific to your company, you can successfully apply tools like LCA to make better design and purchasing decisions.

Tips on being an effective plant manager

Whether you're a plant manager already or a plant manager wannabe, you would have found considerable value in this year's Packaging Automation Forum. Here are a few highlights....

Chicken chunks use head-turning spin-concept label

A new paperboard canister with a rotating label that provides 75% more label space has just been launched for a new line of frozen chicken breast chunks for Aldi supermarkets' Kirkwood brand....

Healthcare reform's packaging impacts

Even as healthcare reform continues to take shape, pharmaceutical manufacturers can see a trend in which patient outcomes will be a primary factor in reimbursement. More than ever, packaging will be called upon to help patients adhere to medication regimens....

Automatic cartoning, casing cuts operating costs

ePoultry packager Willow Tree Poultry Farms improves operating efficiencies, while slashing labor requirements and reaping rapid ROI with automatic cartoning and casing equipment....

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Methods of variety segmentation
Ted Mininni, president of Design Force Inc., discusses the critical role that variety segmentation systems in packaging play in guiding consumers to the right products. Successful examples include the use of different package, label, and product colors, as well as the use of specific illustrations to distinguish varieties.

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Shelf Impact!'s Package Design Workshop
Courtyard Marriott, Schaumburg, IL. Shelf Impact!'s Package Design Workshop is an interactive workshop covering package design strategies, trends, best practices and consumer insights for package designers, package development pros, marketing and brand managers, September 13.

International Dairy Show
The International Dairy Show features the latest trends and innovations in the dairy industry, and will be held in Atlanta, Georgia at the Georgia World Congress Center, September 19-21.

PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2011
Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV. North America's largest packaging and processing event includes a Pharmaceutical Pavilion, Processing Zone, Brand Zone, Confectionery Pavilion and more, September 26-28.

Labeling Playbook


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