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Package Case Study

Total makeover for Ansell personal lubricants

Structural and graphics packaging improvements earn awards.
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Materials Product Brief

Sig Combibloc: Eco-friendly carton, closure

The combibloc EcoPlus carton pack from SIG Combibloc, which generates less CO2, is now also available with the very lightweight and resource efficient combiCap screw cap--a packaging solution that combines environmentally-friendly features and convenience.
Materials Product Brief

M&H Plastics: New bottle shape

The Fusion from M&H Plastics, a new standard bottle shape created to fit a new snap-on flip top cap designed by M&H, is available in 3 sizes; the cap has been designed to fit all 3 sizes.
Aluminum can for Mimosa.
Package Case Study

Aluminum cans are catching on

One notable trend in beverage packaging these days is the growing popularity of aluminum cans for craft beers.

Fighting food waste with can packaging

Megan Daum of the Can Manufacturers Institute explains why cans are among the most effective packages for fighting food waste and details their sustainability benefits.
With high-velocity air being delivered by two aluminum air knives, labeling efficiency has been greatly improved.
Machine Case Study

Bottling line cost savings stick like glue at brewery

A new high-velocity blower and air knife system at Lakefront Brewery saves costs on glue and provides greater labeling productivity.
Materials Product Brief

O-I: Bottle for craft distillers

O-I’s Imperial premium bottle for craft distillers features a broad-shouldered frame and a wide label panel that allows high customization of various labeling techniques to give craft distillers the opportunity to easily differentiate their brand.
Materials Product Brief

O.Berk: In-stock round bottles

Designed for beauty and personal care products O.Berk‘s Cosmo Rounds are distinctive plastic containers that combine a sleek, modern look with in-stock availability.
Materials Product Brief

Spectra Packaging Ltd.: HDPE bottles

Additions to Spectra Packaging’s off-the-shelf and custom plastic bottles and closures include tubulars, Boston rounds, Lazio ovals, talc containers, and more.
PET ‘kegs’
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PET ‘kegs’

On display at the KHS booth were one-way PET kegs from Petainer in 15-, 20-, and 30-L sizes that are especially suitable for sending beer, cider, or wine to export markets because of their light weight, durability, and low cost relative to other keg material options.


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