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Michael DiCapo passed away on Nov. 25 at home in Lawrenceburg, Tenn., after struggling with cancer for a few years.
Constantia Flexibles AG, a manufacturer of flexible packaging products, announces that it has decided not to proceed with the initial public offering.
CMS Gilbreth Packaging Systems, Inc., a division of Cenveo Labels & Packaging, has recently installed a new-generation Titan SR9-DT dual turret slitter rewinder at the company's production facility in Croydon, Pa., 20 miles northeast of Philadelphia.
Having served as executive Vice President for PPI the past 15 years, and now as President, Mr. Lanham provides over 30 years of flexible packaging experience across a broad range of products.
OSHA has been very vocal about several projects in 2013: Workplace Violence: OSHA introduced a new program focusing on the prevention of violence in the workplace, urging employers to examine their emergency action plans and plan for contingencies such as violent ex-spouses of employees or ex-employees showing up at the workplace.
Starting with three employees 45 years ago, Berry Plastics is a success story in and of itself.
Flexible packaging converter and printer cei (Coating Excellence International) explains to the industry their printing capabilities, offers their company strategy, and explains why their vision means continued success for the company.
Richard Grandke, industry manager, printing and packaging in the dispersions pigments division of BASF, has offered 7 years of his expertise to the company, and has gained his knowledge of inks and polymers throughout his 35 years of experience.
The Kraft YES Pack provides a flexible alternative to rigid gallon jugs.
It’s a stand-up pack with authentic looks. The best part of the pouch is the brilliance in printing.
Amcor’s patent pending PushPop adds a “fun factor” to portion control packaging.
The Ampac No. 2 Pouch is an innovative step towards recycling flexible packaging. Savvy Green is a great example of a new application.
cor·ner·stone [kawr-ner-stohn]-- something that is essential, indispensable, or basic: The cornerstone of flexible packaging is film.-- the chief foundation on which something is constructed or developed: The cornerstone of the
Erema GmbH, the world’s largest manufacturer of plastics recycling systems, officially opened its new customer center at the Ansfelden, Austria headquarters with the gala “Erema Discovery Days 2012” event. The
Michelman has been awarded a $2.5 million Ohio Third Frontier Industrial Research and Development Center Grant for its new R&D center, that will be named the Michelman Advanced Materials Collaboration
Mark Andy Inc. unveils the company's most recently updated showroom for its industry-leading products. Established in 1993 in Macclesfield, Cheshire England, Mark Andy UK Ltd. was the manufacturer's first international
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Narrow web tag and label printers that use water-based flexo inks can now decrease their overall bottom-line operating expenses in ink volume and ink costs by up to 25 percent with the new Sun Chemical Water-Based Flexo Dispenser Program.
Berry Plastics Group Inc., manufacturer of plastic packaging and engineered materials, announces that it has finalized two transactions in support of the Company’s strategic initiatives.
The Flexible Packaging Association (FPA) is very proud of the long history it shares with Flexible Packaging magazine.
Bemis Performance Packaging, a leading supplier of flexible packaging and labeling solutions, announces the launch of Bemis Titan brand beverage shrink films and shrink labels.
Q: When it comes to QC (quality control), how does one determine its parameters for testing and inspection? Is there a general baseline of what to look for, or is it really on a case-by-case basis?
From its humble beginnings in 3,500 square feet of rented space, Labels, Inc./Flexprint now occupies a 40,000 sq. ft. facility, where it specializes in flexible packaging and pressure sensitive label converting – predominantly for the medical industry, and for industrial, food, beverage and retail companies.
Collick is no stranger to innovation in his leadership role with Dow Performance Packaging.
What, in your opinion, are the differences between pre-made pouches and rollstock (i.e., appearance, stability, shelf presence, etc.)?
Through the From Chemistry to Energy Campaign, the American Chemistry Council (ACC) has just released a short (2 min), new video that will give you a quick overview and some compelling statistics on these new technologies.
December 6, 2013
Admiral Packaging, Inc.
MANUFACTURING REPS AND BROKERS WANTED Are you looking for a supplier of high quality flexible roll stock or standup zipper pouches? Admiral Packaging gets it right the first time. Standup Pouches, ... Read More
December 6, 2013
FOR SALE or LEASE Toyo Jidoki Rotary Filler For Pre-Made Pouches • Liquid Filling Pumps • Vacuum Pumps • Take Away Conveyor • 80 Ppm Fill Volume (Avg) • Duplex ... Read More
December 6, 2013
WANTED: SHRINK FILM REWINDER Supplier of sealers and fi lm seeks rewinder of center-folded shrink fi lm, 75 and 100 gauge, 24 and 36 inch width into 100 foot and 500 foot ... Read More
In June, Sealed Air and NCBA held a virtual press conference revealing research around consumer perceptions on vacuum-packaged meat. The infographic shown highlights additional findings from the two organizations’ research, including interesting statistics around how packaging can influence buying behaviors.
As converters improve pressroom efficiency by upgrading their presses to increase high speed capabilities, the design parameters for the inks used need to change. These changes ensure the inks dry at the appropriate rate in order to avoid defects in printed output.More Podcasts
Speaker: Jim Felsberg, Field Marketing Manager, Sun Chemical
Ecolean Develops Lightweight Package for Orangina-Schweppes’ Juice Drink
Packaging manufacturer Ecolean Air Aseptic has developed a new, lightweight package for Orangina-Schweppes’ portable juice drink, P’tit Oasis.
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