Food Packaging Materials

Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment, Green & Clean

Safetek International Welcomes Delivery of First Container Shipment of ewrap(TM) Film for Newave Packaging

November 24, 2010

NEW YORK - Safetek International, Inc. (Pink Sheets: SFIN) ( an incubator of and investor in green technology and Eco-Friendly start-up companies, announced today that its subsidiary Newave Packaging Inc. ( is receiving its first shipment of ewrap(TM), its revolutionary non-toxic, PVC free food film wrap from its overseas manufacturer. The... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Materials & Material Processing, Non-Industrial Products, Paints & Coatings

Plate Kote(TM) Paper Plate/Tray Coating from Michelman Can Be Used with Any Food Type, Within Any Temperature Range

November 25, 2009

Plate Kote(TM) Paper Plate/Tray Coating from Michelman Can Be Used With Any Food Type, Within Any Temperature Range<4444>CINCINNATI, OH (November 23, 2009) - A number of grades of Michelman's Plate Kote paper plate and tray coatings comply with all applicable food additive regulations of the U.S. Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act. These fully compliant coatings are available only from... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Food Processing & Preparation, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment, Paints & Coatings

Sun Chemical to Demonstrate Commitment to Narrow Web Market at Label Expo, Brussels 2009

November 16, 2009

LONDON, UK - 28 August 2009 - Sun Chemical will be demonstrating its commitment to delivering quality, service and innovation for the narrow web market at Label Expo Europe in Brussels from 23 - 26th September 2009.<4444>Delegates at the conference can expect to learn more about the fully upgraded range of core products within the Solaris® system which offers increased productivity, added value... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Materials & Material Processing, Services

Ticona Offers Detectable Plastics for The Food Industry

October 9, 2009

Consumer safety <4444>Kelsterbach/Germany, Florence/Kentucky, September 21, 2009 - Three new plastic grades have been added to Ticona's product range. Hostaform® C 9021 MD, Vectra® E550i MD and GUR® 4150 MD for use in the food industry all have one thing in common: these "metal detectable" (MD) plastics can be specifically modified for recognition by conventional contamination inspection... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Materials & Material Processing, Non-Industrial Products, Packaging Equipment

Treated Packaging Paper resists grease and oil.

August 19, 2009

Key benefits of Boise® Block(TM) include PFOA free, consistent quality for efficient runnability, flexographic print surface, and FDA-approval for direct food contact. Boise BLOCK 5, with moderate level of oil and grease hold out, is suited for packaging sandwich, hamburger, and taco wraps, as well as basket liners and take out bags. With high oil and grease hold out capability, Boise BLOCK 7 suits french fry pouches, hash brown pouches, clamshell liners, and high grease sandwich applications. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment

Solution for Food Traceability

July 13, 2009

Sebring, OH - July, 2 2009 - With recent food safety scares that our country has experienced, the term "Food Traceability" has emerged. It is quickly becoming a hot topic with the fresh food industry and labeling.<4444>MPI Label Systems is now certified with YottaMark to use their answer to Food Traceability which is called HarvestMark®. A code comprised of an ECC200 Data Matrix code with... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Food Processing & Preparation, Materials & Material Processing

PromoJET Inkjet Printer Now Available with Edible Inks

November 26, 2008

Danvers, MA, November 2008 -- Inkcups Now Corporation has recently extended the capabilities of the PromoJET inkjet printer to include the decoration of edible items. The PromoJET is an inkjet system for flat or 3-dimensional items up to 5 inches high. With the recent addition of edible inks, the PromoJET decorates a most wide range of promotional products and gifts: from pens, golf balls, CDs... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Wrapping Films are designed for packaging industry.

November 24, 2008

Revolution® meat and produce wrapping films combine double-extrusion process and resin formulating capabilities. Thin gauge, high performance films are suited for both in-store manual wrap stations and high-speed automation applications. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment

Packaging Aids Corporation Seals Meals for Space Travel

June 12, 2008

NASA Packages Meals with the VMS 153V Vacuum Sealer<4444>SAN RAFAEL, Calif.-Packaging Aids Corporation (PAC) has become an important part of the NASA space meal program. All food for the NASA space program is vacuum packaged. The majority of the thermostabilized foods, which comprise approximately one quarter of the menu items offered, are packed by PAC's VMS 153V. NASA purchased PAC's VMS 153V,... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Food Films are suited for extreme temperature ranges.

April 4, 2008

Apex 9000 VF (Vertical Film) series combines heat resistance and sealability for food packaging and processing foods, liquids, and powders while maintaining shelf life. Available in 5 standard films with 3 to 6 mil gauge, films feature flavor and aroma barriers, which are required to maintain organoleptic properties of spices, dry mixes, and flavorings, and suit frozen storage to reheating in boiling water applications. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Services, Software

John Deere Agri Services Partners with Agrian for Chemical Compliance Label Data

November 5, 2007

HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL (July 02, 2007) - John Deere Agri Services announces that, beginning with the 2007 harvest season, the ExtendAg(TM) Chemical Compliance service can use near real-time label data from Agrian to verify that agricultural food products clear crop protection application restrictions before entering the supply chain.<4444>ExtendAg Web-based software plays a key role in enhancing... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation

ARmark Authentication Technologies Provides Technology That Could Quickly Identify Source of Future Food Contaminations, Like in Current Spinach Scare

March 15, 2007

GLEN ROCK, Pa., Sept. 25 // -- ARmark(TM) Authentication Technologies, LLC, has developed a technology that covertly marks products with a unique code that can be applied directly onto products, including foods such as produce and meats, to provide rapid authentication, consumer protection and risk mitigation. This technology can help to quickly identify the source of a contamination -- like in... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment

Labels and Tags minimize occurrence of contamination.

August 11, 2006

Developed for use in food and pharmaceutical industries, Detectamet Labels and Tags are metal detectable to promote consistent care throughout operational processes and reduce likelihood of label contamination. Products promote complete traceability, and are available in various colors and can be designed to properly represent specific industry. Additional information can be printed or hand-written on labels and tags. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment

Laser Marking System is designed for edible products.

April 27, 2005

DataLase Edible system utilizes dry powder or water-based additives that are applied to surface of food product via spray or tumble coating. Coating undergoes safe color-change process when exposed to low power CO2 laser light, creating high contrast, stable image that is produced from 100% edible components while preserving integrity of material being marked. System is suited for laser marking products such as fresh produce, confectionery, and pharmaceutical tablets. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment

Labeling System incorporates laser-responsive coating.

January 21, 2005

DataLase(TM) eliminates need for variable-data print-and-apply labels by incorporating virtual label into packaging materials such as cartons, cases, and overwraps. Non-toxic, environmentally friendly ink, coating, or additive produces positive image when marked by low power CO2 laser. Image is stable and has high contrast. DataLase(TM) is incorporated into or coated onto substrate during its manufacture, and is compatible with majority of printing and coating processes. Read More

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