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Packaging World      Packaging Insights Editor, Sterling Anthony
SPONSORS: June 23, 2011 | Edited by Sterling Anthony

VIDEO: The design that pours it on! >>

The LiquiFlapper® closure is the ideal solution for dispensing syrups, sauces, dressings and more! Watch this video to see this product in action!


Our commitment: tomorrow's inkjet delivered today >>

The 9232 continuous inkjet delivers optimal, transparent marking and coding management, due to improved cost control, reduced waste, eco-friendly ink options, enhanced printing performance and more reliable day-to-day operation.


Maximize Your Packaging >>

Our analytical approach to thermoforming allows us to design custom plastic packaging that optimizes your process, and solves your problems.

Plastic Ingenuity

Tech brief: Choosing the right technology >>

Download this tech brief from Videojet Technologies to learn how to choose the right marking/coding technology for a given application.

Videojet Technologies Inc.

2-Year complimentary use stretch wrapper >>

Unisource stretch wrapper — everything you want in a stretch wrapper! The deal: purchase a minimum of two pallets of stretch film a month from Unisource, and you can use our high-performance stretch wrapper for two years at absolutely no cost! Learn more.



Generic channels help drive adherence packaging

Ted Lithgow, PhD, and chief science officer of MWV's Healthcare Business Division, discusses the role of adherence packaging in improving patient compliance with medication regimens.

Seven packaging predictions for a resource-strapped future

One of the driving themes at this year's Sustainable Packaging Symposium, organized by Greener Package and the AIChE's Institute for Sustainability, was that the global marketplace faces some dire challenges in the near future....

Packaging becomes interactive tool at the point of sale

The ideal packaging jumps off the shelf, speaks to the consumer, and provides instant, convincing information about product quality. Functionality is always a prime consideration....

Pallet handling, wrapping get an upgrade

Automated stretch wrapping machine and low-profile chain conveyor system smoothly deliver securely wrapped loads without operator attention....

Featured Video
Affordable Luxury
Lisa Baer of Baer Design a Chicago-based strategic branding and identity firm takes a look at "affordable luxury" where packaging can entice consumers to spend a little more as a "me" treat.

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EXPO PACK México 2011
Centro Banamex, Mexico City, Mexico. EXPO PACK México features packaging and processing solutions for Latin America, with over 900 exhibitors from 20 countries, June 21-24.

HBA Global Expo
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York, NY. HBA Global Expo provides personal care and beauty manufacturers with new ingredients, solutions, supplier resources and world-class education to bring new products to market, June 28-30.

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.

Rigid Playbook


Rigid container project in the works?

New! Download this free, 50-page Rigid Container Design Playbook jam-packed with strategies for success, best practices, and pitfalls to avoid. Whether your job involves package design or package development, download this playbook now.

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