Packaging Materials

Packaging Materials

Haliburton International Foods Taps Curwood's Newest Liquiflex® Packaging Technology to Accelerate Speed, Agility, and Cost Savings

Haliburton International Foods is the first U.S. Company to install and evaluate Curwood's new high-speed Liquiflex® VFFS continuous motion packaging equipment for bulk foodservice pouch applications. In the past five months alone, the company has more than doubled run speeds, downgauged packaging material as much as 30% and significantly reduced product giveaway. Oshkosh, Wisconsin -...

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Old South Foods Adopts Amcor's 16oz Hotfill Decanter PET Package for Barbecue Sauce
Packaging Materials

Old South Foods Adopts Amcor's 16oz Hotfill Decanter PET Package for Barbecue Sauce

Co-Packer's First Use of PET Delivers Glass-Like Appearance, Reduced Breakage, and Improved Filling ANN ARBOR, Mich.- Old South Foods, a leading bottler and co-packer of restaurant foods, has converted its 16oz barbecue sauce decanter from glass to hot fill polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottles from Amcor Rigid Plastics, the world's leading producer of PET packaging. The packaging conversion...

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Rolling Wheels

Keson Earns STAR Award from Construction Marketing Association for Product Package Design and Fab 40 Status from Conservation Group for Sustained Commitment to Environment

Aurora, Illinois-based tool manufacturer garners recognition for outstanding marketing and business operations activities with two separate awards AURORA, IL - Keson Industries, a leading supplier and manufacturer of innovative, high-quality, measuring and marking tools, has received recognition from national and local peer groups. On November 8, Keson was named one of The Conservation...

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Packaging Materials

Packaging Oscar Goes to SuperLock

The plastic pot SuperLock® from RPC Superfos received an Oscar for its outstanding barrier properties and user friendliness. At the occasion of Salon Emballage 2012, the prize was awarded to RPC Superfos at a festive event in Paris. The packaging solution SuperLock® received a Packaging Oscar on November 19 at Salon Emballage in Paris. The international award in the Consumer Goods...

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Storage, Shipping and Disposable Boxes

McCullagh Coffee Launches Compostable Ecoverde Packs Using NatureFlex(TM) Film

McCullagh Coffee, a US coffee roasting company, has introduced a compostable pack, for its Rainforest Alliance Certified Ecoverde Coffee brand, using cellulose-based, NatureFlex(TM) from Innovia Films. Warren Emblidge III, VP, Sales and Marketing outlined why the Buffalo NY based firm chose NatureFlex(TM) over other packaging films that are available on the market, We were looking for a partner...

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Packaging Materials

New Plastic Packaging Peps up Pulp

A new family-size plastic packaging is now on shelves for fruit pulp from French food producer Charles & Alice. The pot is part of the strategy to revitalise fruit compote and is produced by RPC Superfos, exhibiting at Salon Emballage 2012 in Paris. Fruit compotes from the company Charles & Alice hit the French market and stand out as a novelty. Not only are the recipes fresh and new, also the...

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Buckets and Pails

RPC Superfos at Salon Emballage 2012

RPC Superfos is present at Salon Emballage 2012 in Paris to showcase its innovative packaging solutions. The company is one of four specialist clusters from the RPC Group exhibiting together at stand M 108 Hall 6. A complete range of technologies that the RPC Group uses to make innovative packaging is on display at Salon Emballage in Paris this year. Thermoforming, blow moulding and injection...

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Pouches

Cryopak Partners with Héma-Québec to Patent a Method for Rapidly Cooling Blood for Collection and Storage

Edison, NJ - Cryopak, leader in temperature controlled package design and manufacturing, recently partnered with HÃ-©ma-Québec to co-patent a new method for rapidly cooling blood to 22 degrees C for effective collection and storage. The method ( Rapid cooling to and maintaining of whole blood at 20 to 24C for processing") was developed using Cryopak's popular phase change product, the...

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Miscellaneous Film

Transparent Polypropylene targets frozen food sector.

Based on Borealis Nucleation Technology, Borpact™ SH950MO features melt flow rate of 40 and stiffness of 1,050 MPa, enabling use of thinner wallsÂ- and complex designs without compromising product properties or performance. Organoleptics properties ensure taste and odor of packed product will not be altered. Providing clear view of contents without fear of damage or brittle...

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Blister Films offer alternative to films containing PVC.
Miscellaneous Film

Blister Films offer alternative to films containing PVC.

Available in all standard thicknesses and combinations, PX Series non-barrier co-polyester serves as alternative to mono-layer PVC for packaging applications that do not require barrier properties. PXA Series consists ofÂ- co-polyester and PCTFE film laminate, which is suited for applications that require moisture ingress/egress protection. Offering clarity and transparency, both sealable...

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