Packaging Equipment

Unpoppable Protective Packaging is inflatable on-demand.

March 24, 2016

Promoting e-commerce and supply chain efficiency, Bubble Wrap® IB uses air channels to transfer shock away from products for effective cushioning protection. This cushion packaging material (polymeric film) ships flat and is inflated on premise and on demand using NewAir I.B. Express inflatable cushioning system. Bubble size minimizes box dimensions to help reduce freight expenditure and resource consumption as well as minimize number of necessary packaging layers. Read More

Non-Industrial Products, Packaging Equipment

Storopack Optimizes Packaging Processes at iHerb- AIRplus® Air Pillows Improve Both Efficiencies and Ergonomics

January 15, 2016

Cincinnati. The American company iHerb has had great success over the years in marketing and selling dietary supplements online to customers in the US and around the world. iHerb sells and distributes close to 35,000 different products, such as vitamins, supplements and natural health products. Over 1,000 brands make up the business platform for the rapidly growing e-commerce business... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

2015 IQPC: 1st Place, Excellence Award for "Best Cost Efficiency Project"

November 6, 2015

Arden, NC – RGEES, LLC, the manufacturer of savENRG PCM products, was presented with 1st Place In  Excellence, awarded for the "Best Cost Efficiency Project" at the 2015 IQPC Global Forum in Boston, Massachusetts. This Excellence Award was presented for creating Standard 71​, a highly cost efficient oncology blood specimen CRT shipper, developed by RGEES LLC  jointly with Paradigm... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Animal Husbandry Sample Shippers have tamperproof lock.

March 26, 2015

For use in global animal husbandry market, Cryoport Express® Shippers are available with Vet Secure<sup>SM</sup> tamperproof lock. This feature, designed to support international shipping regulations, enables global transport of animal husbandry specimens. Sealed lock prevents removal of vapor plug from shipper without recognition in order to preserve integrity of shipped specimen. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining, Packaging Equipment

Protect Expensive Oil Field Equipment Idled During Downturn

March 25, 2015

Protective Packaging Corporation Offers Cost Effective Solution for Oil Field Equipment MIDLAND, TEXAS - Low crude prices have recently idled millions of dollars of oil field equipment across the nation. So, how do you protect a multi-million dollar piece of equipment so it is ready to go when oil prices inevitably rise and drilling activity picks up? Instead of letting the expensive... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Protective Packaging Films suit high-pressure applications.

January 30, 2015

Designed for inflatable cushioning applications, Hybrid Cushioning Films are suited for products that require long shipping or storage cycles. HC Performance version protects lighter weight products, while HC Performance Plus version, offering high air retention properties, is designed for heavy items. Both surpass ASTM standards D2221 and D6653 for creep and altitude, respectively. With multiple square air chambers, hybrid cushioning pattern offers clear, transparent look. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Christmas Packaging and Preventative Measures

December 17, 2014

In the time leading up to the holiday season logistics become very important. Getting the right people to the right place, with the right support materials (e.g. food and gifts), is on top of many peoples' minds. CBS reports that FedEx, UPS, and the USPS expect to deliver 290 million, 585 million, and 470 million packages during this years' holiday season. These companies care about... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Temperature-Controlled Shipper minimizes dimensional weight.

November 20, 2014

Envoy® Direct Series offers shipping solutions for temperature-sensitive products shipped direct-to-patient. Designed to reduce dimensional weight and improve operational efficiency in specialty pharmacy, mail-order pharmacy, and pharmacy benefit management environments, temperature-controlled solutions maintains refrigerated temperatures for one day. Depending on required level of protection, solutions are available with PolarPack® gel packs or PolarPack® foam bricks as refrigerants. Read More

Packaging Equipment, Services

Wal-Mart Wave Packaged for Cross Country Transport

March 31, 2014

This past week, Protective Packaging Corporation developed a packaging solution to help ship the Peterbilt-made Wal-Mart WAVE (Wal-Mart Advanced Vehicle Experience) truck. Set to be revealed at a corporate function, the vehicle required a custom solution to keep it clean and fully concealed during transport. To get the WAVE truck across the country on short notice, Peterbilt initially... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Foam-in-Bag System can be transported throughout facility.

March 20, 2014

Suitable for operations producing less than 25 packs/day, Instapak® Simple&trade; produces foam cushions without heated hoses, pumps, external controls, and containers required in most traditional systems. System requires only push of button to provide materials at rate of at least 3 bags/min. Production process generates foam materials without need for manual mixing or individual bag loading and aligns foam with center of bag to create consistent and durable cushions. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Wine Shippers protect beverages from exteme temperatures.

March 14, 2014

Utilizing sustainable materials, Wine Shippers ensure temperature control and product protection during shipment of wine, spirits, and craft alcoholic beverages for up to 5 days. Products can protect sets of two or six 750 mL wine bottles by ensuring they are kept below 77°F. Supplied with instructions, shippers are available without refrigerants for shipping during colder months. Read More

Packaging Equipment

Insulated Shippers maintain frozen payload temperature.

March 12, 2014

Available in 4 sizes from 2.5&ndash;24 L, Envoy Frozen Series maintains temperature of payload &ndash; pharmaceuticals, biologics, vaccines, and other products &ndash; at less than -20°C for minimum of 4 days (depending on model) during transport. These temperature controlled shippers are pre-qualified to real world ISCsilver® ambient profile to ensure compliance to GDP regulations. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Pre-Qualified Insulated Shippers ensure 15 to 25°C protection.

February 3, 2014

Available in 4 sizes from 4.5&ndash;40 L, controlled room temperature (CRT) versions of Envoy® Series shippers are pre-qualified to Sonoco ThermoSafe's real-world ISCsilver® ambient profile to ensure compliance to GDP regulations. Products ensure 15 to 25°C protection for pharmaceuticals, vaccines and other high-value biologics for minimum of two days. Capabilities are suited for maintaining products within specified temperature range during transport. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Suspended Roll Shipper is completely self contained.

January 17, 2014

Sized to end-user specifications, steel Roll Raptor&trade; will suspend any rolled material horizontally between adjustable end panels. Open top, vertical loading, hinged end panels fold onto deck for storage. Also, hinged panels slide 10 in. per roll end to allow 20 in. roll width variances. Optional core cradle adapter can accept changes up to 4 in. in support core diameters, and foam pads are available to be mounted to inside end panels to protect rolled material. Read More

Packaging Equipment

Packaging Space History: Protective Packaging Preserves Space Shuttle Main Rocket Engines

January 9, 2014

A large aerospace manufacturer had been tasked with storing several rocket engines used during the Space Shuttle missions. The company had a packaging solution in place that consisted of regular polyurethane bags fitted with valves that enabled them to pump "missile air" (super dehumidified air) into the bags to purge the ambient, humid air out of the bag and keep the humidity at a minimum... Read More

Explosives, Armaments & Weaponry, Packaging Equipment, Transportation Industry Products

Protective Packaging Corporation Packages Rocket Fairing for Transport

December 16, 2013

A major aerospace manufacturer recently contacted Protective Packaging to provide protection for the fairing halves of a rocket as it was transported across the country. Dallas, TX – Protective Packaging Corporation was recently contacted by a large aerospace manufacturer to preserve the fairing halves of a rocket to be used in their next space launch. (The fairing is the large clamshell... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment

Amcor Packaging Takes on World's Harshest Environment: Antarctica

October 8, 2013

Global packaging leader Amcor, today announces its sponsorship of the 2013 Willis Resilience Expedition, providing state-of-the-art packaging used by teenage explorer and climate campaigner Parker Liautaud on his quest to break world records while trekking from the Antarctic coast to the South Pole. Nineteen year old Parker is attempting to create two world records including becoming the... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Packaging Equipment

Protective Wrapping Materials suit on-demand packaging.

September 30, 2013

Available for AirPouch® FastWrap&trade; protective packaging system, which produces cellular cushioning wrap and air-filled tubes on demand, 24 in. wide AirPouch FastWrap has channel-filled honeycomb design for wrapping and protecting extra-large products. AirPouch FastWrap Anti-Static bubble on demand protects products that may be harmed by static discharge, while AirPouch FastWrap HD film provides barrier properties for heavy or fragile products with long or irregular shipping cycles. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Pre-Qualified, Insulated Shippers maintain temperature for 2 days.

September 6, 2013

Prequalified to real world ISCsilver® ambient profile, Aeris&trade; Series maintain pharmaceuticals, biologics, vaccines, and other products between 2° and 8°C during transport for minimum of 54 hr. Products are designed to address European GDP (good distribution practice) regulations and come in 4 sizes from 2.5&ndash;24 L. Design is optimized to have lowest possible weight and fewest components as to facilitate and accelerate assembly.<br /> Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment

Flexis® Coffee Valve Wins Accolade from IoPP

August 2, 2013

Flexis® Coffee Pre-oiled Degassing Valve Recognized as 2013 AmeriStar Award Winner STRONGSVILLE, Ohio – The Institute of Packaging Professionals (IoPP) has recognized CCL Label's Flexis® Coffee valve with a 2013 AmeriStar Package Award. The IoPP's annual AmeriStar Awards are considered North America's most prestigious packaging awards. Judges evaluate packaging in 15 categories and... Read More