Alert: Packaging World now enhanced for the iPad and iPhone. Watch a quick video preview

New Products

Machine Product Brief
|

Torque tester

The ST-94 electronic torque tester from Sure Torque (Bradenton, FL) uses load cell technology to provide an accuracy of ±0.1 in-lbs. Applications include pharmaceuticals, cosmetics and other consumer products.
E-BOOK SPECIAL REPORT
42 Best Package Designs
Sign up to receive timely updates from our editors and download this e-book consisting of our editors' picks of most notable package designs. Updated for 2014!
Supplier News
|

Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Polyair® Packaging (Chicago, IL): Christopher Lewis, Southeastern regional sales mgr.
Materials Product Brief
|

Heat sealer

Model 15-DLX is the latest two-station, semi-automatic shuttle heat sealer from Zed Industries (Vandalia, OH). Sealing now takes place over the tray system to minimize required floor space to 26" x 66" and facilitate quick change-overs.
Supplier News
|

Supplier news: International agreements

Ramsey Technology Inc. (Minneapolis, MN) has acquired Hitech Electrocontrols Ltd. (Shoreham, England).
Supplier News
|

Supplier news: Domestic acquisitions, agreements

Corrupad Protective Packaging, Inc. (Bensenville, IL) and Kieffer Paper Mills, Inc. (Brownstown, IN) have formed a new paper manufacturing company called Enviro-Packaging Inc.
Materials Product Brief
|

Protective materials

American Excelsior (Arlington, TX) has introduced Eco-Foam® starch-based colored sheets and planks. They can be fabricated into a variety of forms, including end caps, pouches, edge protectors, rolls and die-cut shapes.
Controls Product Brief
|

Control software

Pacific Scientific's (Rockford, IL) AML(TM) Advanced Motion Language replaces proprietary hardware with a software solution that runs on open PC platforms.
Supplier News
|

Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

The Aluminum Assn. (Washington, DC): Dr. John A.S. Green, vp, technology.
Materials Product Brief
|

Monoblock machinery

M&O Perry Industries (Corona, CA) has introduced new Monobloc® Series Machinery that can be custom designed to orient, fill, close and heat-seal a wide variety of uniquely shaped medical or biotech packages.
Supplier News
|

Supplier news: International agreements

Davis-Standard (Pawcatuck, CT) has acquired ER-WE-PA (Erkrath, Germany).

Pages

 

Newsletters
Don’t miss intelligence crucial to your job and business!
Click on any newsletter to view a sample. Enter your email address below to sign up!
GENERAL INTEREST

New Issue Alert

Packaging World Magazine

eClip

Breaking packaging news

Packaging Insights

Pertinent packaging issues

On the Edge Blog

Workforce Development

PACKAGE DESIGN/
DEVELOPMENT

Greener Package

Sustainable packaging

Shelf Impact

Package design strategies

Each newsletter ranges in frequency from once per month to a few times per month at most.