Packaging

Packaging Products & Equipment

Kaufman Container Takes Home the Bronze in this Year’s NACD 2017 Packaging Awards

June 22, 2017

Solia Spa attended the 2016 Luxe Pack NY searching for a package for their Peri Skincare product. They wanted the package to look high-end while maintaining reasonable minimum order quantities. Following the show, Kaufman Container (distributor) and Global Packaging Inc. (manufacturer) worked together to provide the customer with numerous packages to choose from. The winning combination... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Products & Equipment

AIRplus® Wrap Film comes in diamond-shaped structure.

June 14, 2017

Available in 16 in. wide x 1,950 ft long and 28 in. wide x 1,100 ft long, AIRplus® Wrap Film is used for wrapping fragile and delicate products of various sizes. Perforated every 7 in., unit can be produced on Storopack machine systems such as AIRplus® Mini and GTI. Product allows user to create air cushions according to the need.

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Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Products & Equipment

Propafilm™ REF BOPP Film offers seal strength of 200g/25mm at 30°C temperature.

June 5, 2017

Enhancing hot tack performance compared to standard films, Propafilm™ REF Biaxially Oriented Polypropylene Film is suited to horizontal-form-fill wrapping applications. Propafilm™ REF on Modulo machine can deliver a speed of 80m/min and 200 mbar/20 sec micro-hole acceptance level.

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Electronic Components & Devices, Packaging Products & Equipment

CMC Base Laminate Packages are built with base material ratio of 1:3:1 CMC.

May 27, 2017

Available for gallium nitride transistor and MMIC devices in leaded and leadless versions, CMC Base Laminate Packages can accommodate MMICs with die attach areas as high as 5.92 X 12.14 mm. Suitable in communications, radar, automotive, aerospace and defense applications, standard transistor package measures 0.8 in. Long x 0.23 in. Wide with 2 leads and epoxy sealed raised lid. CMC package... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products, Packaging Products & Equipment

Amphenol RF Expands 12G Product Line

May 26, 2017

Danbury, CT – Amphenol RF is pleased to offer a comprehensive line of 12G products with the release of several new connector options and the introduction of 12G optimized cable assemblies. These products are aimed to support the rapidly growing need for faster processing and more space-conscious broadcast solutions.

The extended line of PCB Jacks include straight, right-angle and... Read More

Packaging Products & Equipment

Socapex Self-Closing Caps can be screwed directly onto receptacles.

May 20, 2017

Available in standard metal cap and silicone cap models, Socapex Self-Closing Caps offer lasting protection for MIL-DTL-38999 Series I, II and III, MIL-DTL-26482, RJ Field and USB Field connectors. Standard metal caps (IP68) are made of aluminum, stainless steel and bronze materials whereas Silicone caps (IP67) with nylon cord. Units come with nickel, black zinc nickel and cadmium plating... Read More

Packaging Products & Equipment

Proterra Launches New Diagnostic Tool and Cold Weather Package for Improved Operational Efficiency of Battery-Electric Buses

May 10, 2017

BURLINGAME, Calif., May 8, 2017 - Today Proterra, the leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, announced the addition of the Proterra Diagnostic Tool and the Proterra Cold Weather Package to their growing suite of products and services.

The Diagnostic Tool is an industry first: the only diagnostic platform that allows technicians to access all vehicle systems in one... Read More

Packaging Products & Equipment

Total Core Plug Solution

May 8, 2017

A complete line of core plugs in plastic, metal and wood are designed to protect paper, film and foil rolls used in converting.

(Greenville, Wis.) - Badger Plug offers over 500 styles and sizes of plastic, metal and wood core plugs to securely fit the core of virtually any roll, providing protection and suspension during shipping and storage. Plugs are designed to exacting tolerances... Read More

Packaging Products & Equipment

Reusable Packaging Solution withstands rough handling.

May 5, 2017

Available in multiple sizes with 24 to 96 hour durations in multiple temperature ranges and seasonal pack-outs, TempTrust™ Reusable Packaging Solution is designed with durable materials and patented Arcel coated EPS cooler. TempTrust Packaging includes outer plastic corrugate, Arcel coated EPS and hard bottle PCMs. Packaging meets safety and cost requirements.

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Packaging Products & Equipment

Addivant™ Receives Formal Approval from the FDA for Use of its Onylphenol-Free Antioxidant Weston® 705 in Infant Food and Breast Milk Plastic Packaging

April 26, 2017

DANBURY, Conn., April 24, 2017 - Addivant™, the world leading supplier of liquid phosphite antioxidants for plastics, announced today that its nonylphenol-free stabilizer, WESTON® 705, has received formal approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for use in infant formula and human milk plastic packaging.

It covers the use of WESTON® 705 at levels up to 2000 ppm in... Read More

Packaging Products & Equipment

Ardagh Group Unites the Qualities of Glass and Metal for Craft Brewers at CBC 2017

April 14, 2017

Ardagh Group announced today it will debut its glass and metal packaging beer portfolio together for the first time in the U.S. at the 2017 Craft Brewers Conference/BrewExpo America (Booth #1935).

The Craft Brewers Conference represents the first opportunity to highlight the expansion of Ardagh’s metal packaging category to encompass a full range of beverage cans, ends and finishes,... Read More

Packaging Products & Equipment

Evergreen Packaging Announces Sentinel™ Paper and Paperboard Line to Meet a Variety of Food Service and Packaging Needs

March 31, 2017

MEMPHIS, Tenn., March 28, 2017 - Evergreen Packaging®, a global leader in liquid packaging board, today announced the rollout of its Sentinel paper and paperboard line for food products. The new brand includes Sentinel Food Service Board and Cupstock, Sentinel Food Grade Packaging Board, and Sentinel Flexible Packaging Paper. Sentinel paper and paperboard products are designed to be used in a... Read More

Packaging Products & Equipment

560 and 572 Series Plug and Socket come with double latch.

March 20, 2017

Available in wire to wire and wire to board versions, 560 and 572 Series Plug and Sockets feature polarized shell for preventing improper mating of contacts. 560 Series units are available up to 5 positions, 3 A and 250 V rating whereas 572 series come with up to 3 positions,10 A and 300 V rating. Designed with simple crimp and poke contacts, unit's color coded wire seals insure usage of... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Packaging Products & Equipment

380 Series Vacuum Pumps meet RoHS and REACH standards.

March 20, 2017

Available in 380CE32 and 380CS32 models, 380 Series Vacuum Pumps are designed with integral 9 blade cooling air flow fan, foot mount design and quality die-cast aluminum components. Providing 1.2 cfm and 1.0/1.2 cfm open flow, 380CE32 and 380CS32 series pumps measure 6.94 L x 5.14 W x 6.73 in.H, and 8.40 L x 5.14 W x 6.73 in.H, respectively. Pumps are used in medical, food and beverage... Read More

Packaging Products & Equipment

Qosina Stocks a Complete Line of Dilators and Introducer Sheaths

March 20, 2017

Ronkonkoma, NY, March 15, 2017 - Qosina carries a large selection of dilators available with and without tear-away introducer sheaths in various lengths, sizes, materials and colors.

Tear-away introducer sheaths with dilators have a zero clearance dilator-to-sheath transition and are equipped with a unique locking mechanism on the hub. The sheaths are constructed of Teflon® for a... Read More

Packaging Products & Equipment

AIRmove² Air Cushion System can be controlled using foot pedal.

March 11, 2017

Delivering 33 linear ft per minute machine speed, AIRmove² Packaging System is used in workplaces that require 200 to 500 packages in a day. AIRmove² can be used as tabletop or wall-mounted. Operated through text display for configuring film type and filling volume, unit is controlled using foot pedal or by push button. Cushion films are available in VOID (8 x 4.72 in.), BUBBLE (16 x 6.29... Read More

Packaging Products & Equipment

R.A JONES to Sell, Support, and Service VOLPAK Machines for the US Market

March 4, 2017

Improving US-based manufacturer's and co-packer's confidence in imported pouching machines

COVINGTON, Ky., March 2, 2017 - R.A JONES announced that it will sell, support, and service VOLPAK's innovative line of horizontal Form-Fill-Seal pouch machines in the U.S. effective immediately. This collaboration leverages R.A JONES' U.S.-based manufacturing and service... Read More

Packaging Products & Equipment

TricorBraun Design and Engineering Garners Packaging Award

March 4, 2017

Industry Leader Continues To Create Innovative Solutions

ST. LOUIS, March 2, 2017 - TricorBraun, one of the world's largest supplier of rigid packaging, has been awarded a 2017 American Package Design Award, according to Keith Strope, president and CEO of TricorBraun.

The award was presented to TricorBraun by Graphic Design USA, for the development of packaging for Envirocon... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Packaging Products & Equipment

Micromem: Patent Update

March 4, 2017

TORONTO and NEW YORK, March 03, 2017 - Micromem Technologies Inc. (“Micromem”) (“the Company”) (CSE:MRM) (OTCQX:MMTIF) through its wholly owned subsidiary Micromem Applied Sensor Technologies Inc. (MAST), announces it has received the 5th of 6 patents filed for the oil pan plug. Receipt of the 6th patent is expected by mid-June. This will complete the patents filed and give the Company... Read More

Packaging Products & Equipment

AirSpeed Fit Protective Packaging System eliminates storage space.

January 12, 2017

Producing air pillows and wrappable void-fill to protect packaged product, Pregis AirSpeed Fit caters to requirements of omni-channel retailers. Measuring 11 x 13 x 9 in. and weighing 15 pounds, product can produce 8 x 4 in. and 8 x 8 in. air pillows and quilted wrappable void fill for cushioning packaged product.

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