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Innovation 22.11.2016 - ONE by ONE Pill Dispenser - www.packmeeting.com
Our new ONE by ONE Pill Dipsenser is an innovative system that allows to dispense pills one by one from the tablet container without touching any other pill except the one we take out. Our system ONE by ONE Pill Dipsenser can be adapted for all existing...
Innovation 15.11.2016 - Two new ways to scavenge - www.packagingdigest.com
CSP Technologies Inc. showcased two new moisture and gas-scavenging solutions at Pharma Expo intended to ease use for both pharmaceutical packagers and consumers/patients. Activ-Seal closure features proprietary 3-Phase moisture and gas-scavenging technology...
Innovation 9.11.2016 - An Intelligent Bottle System Monitoring Dosing for ... - www.healthcarepackaging.com
Amcor Rigid Plastics and Confrérie Clinique Collaborate on unique electronic pill dispenser that promotes compliance. Amcor Rigid Plastics has collaborated with Netherlands-based Confrérie Clinique, a leader in smart packaging solutions, to develop an innovative...
Innovation 9.11.2016 - UniDroppers SVD series - www.phapack.com
UniDroppers SVD are the series of glass bottles with various droppers, screw caps and other dispensers. Available capacities of bottles are: 5 ml, 10 ml, 15 ml, 20 ml, 30 ml, 50 ml and 100 ml. All bottles have standards DIN 18 mm neck suitable for use with...
Innovation 8.11.2016 - Gerresheimer at CPhI India: Innovative Pharma ... - www.packagingeurope.com
Reputed pharmaceutical customers procure Gerresheimer primary packaging products to cover their global requirements. The Gerresheimer Group’s subsidiaries, Triveni and Neutral Glass, provide it with an excellent positioning in the Indian market. This year...
Innovation 4.11.2016 - Leading the way in nutrition packaging - www.webpackaging.com
Weener Plastics (WP) designs, develops and manufactures plastic packaging components – caps, closures, roll-on balls, bottles and jars – for personal care, food and home care applications. WP Netherlands, with factories in Tilburg and Ede, produces and assembles...
Innovation 2.11.2016 - OptiNose’s Inventive Nasal Spray Device - www.healthcarepackaging.com
Drug delivery specialist OptiNose’s new product combines old nasal steroids with an innovative delivery system. One of the main issues plaguing nasal sprays is their delivery system; they all seem to dispense the drug, which then trickles down the throat. OptiNose...
Innovation 14.10.2016 - Spotlight on TricorBraun: The SmartMouth Case Study - www.webpackaging.com
Enhancing the consumer experience influenced every decision made on a mindful path to successful manufacturability and commercialization of SmartMouth™ from Triumph Pharmaceuticals Inc. According to the team at Triumph, innovation had to equal ease of use rather...
Innovation 12.10.2016 - UniMonoDose vials 0,3 - 0,5 - 1,2 - 1,5 - 3,0 - 5,0 - 10,0 ml - www.luxea.eu
Packages UniMonoDose are delivered in the form of the strip which contains five single vials. This product due to simplicity of use can be untilized in wide range of applications in packing of medical, pharmaceutical and cosmetic products for body, eyes or skin...
Innovation 24.05.2016 - Helping users dial the right dose - www.packagingdigest.com
Caregivers may not always have two hands available when administering pharmaceutical liquids, so delivering accurate doses could be challenging. When it comes to syrups and suspensions for pediatric applications in particular, “we’ve heard the call for...
Innovation 17.05.2016 - Attract One Expert, Cosmogen’s new ... - www.premiumbeautynews.com
On the occasion of Luxe Pack New York, Cosmogen introduced a new generation of Attract One, its applicator combining a magnet and a metal ball applicator. A few months after the launch of Attract One, Cosmogen is presenting a new evolution of its...
Innovation 12.05.2016 - SmartMouth Triumphs With Dual... - www.healthcarepackaging.com
Dual-spout closure mixes two solutions from two bottles, focusing on the consumer user experience, package functionality and materials compatibility. Innovation is more than a buzzword for Triumph Pharmaceuticals Inc. By employing a tapered bottle that...
Innovation 22.02.2016 - CDF Corp.: Bag-in-Box... - www.lifescienceslogistics.com
20-L bag-in-box package passes the design qualification testing of a combination package; fiberboard box with plastic bag. CDF Corp.’s UN-certified bag-in-box provides the highest levels of protection for transporting hazardous products requiring...
Innovation 16.02.2016 - Mega Airless to launch ... - www.packagingnews.co.uk
German dispenser manufacturer Mega Airless is set to launch a new airless dispenser featuring a child-resistant closure. In order to offer its clients high-performance packaging solutions that take the latest legal norms in account, Mega Airless is launching...
Innovation 9.02.2016 - Tesa develops new packs to ... - www.packagingnews.co.uk
Adhesive tapes manufacturer Tesa has developed new flexible packaging, which it claims will help reduce food waste. The Tesa Lift & Reseal pack can be used with a wide range of products and pack sizes, from small, high value snacks to economy budget products...
Innovation 1.02.2016 - Linpac and GPI unveil new patisserie... - www.packagingnews.co.uk
Linpac and Graphic Packaging International have collaborated to develop the four new pack styles suitable for cakes, pastries etc. Graphic Packaging created the carton board trays and bases while Linpac developed a series of compatible rPET lids...
Innovation 20.01.2016 - AptarGroup: Flip-top closure with... - www.packworld.com
By Ron Romanik, Products Editor Altar flip top lid w scoop ENLARGE To enhance the accessibility of powdered food and beverage products for consumers of all ages, AptarGroup Inc. introduces a 120-mm flip-top closure featuring...
Innovation 19.01.2016 - Global Closure Systems produces ′glass-like′ ... - www.packagingnews.co.uk
Global Closure Systems (GCS) has manufactured a new bi-injected plastic jar packaging to compete with glass packs. The shatterproof jar has been designed to improve consumer safety while maintaining the aesthetic appeal of the product and...
Innovation 07.12.2015 - VariBlend's multi-purpose dual dispenser addresses ... - PremiumBeautyNews.com
The development by the US company VariBlend of this multi-purpose dual dispenser is a long story. In any case, a clever and almost unique dispensing system, whose commercialisation in France was entrusted to the French Company Pulvorex. Gerard Sannier, CEO of Pulvorex, tells us more ...
Innovation 30.11.2015 - Two-compartment sachet for masks - Packworld.com
The firm needed equipment that would package powder and liquid in a flexible film sachet having side-by-side compartments separated by a frangible seal to keep powder and liquid separate until the moment of application. But when research revealed that the machine required was not commercially ...
Innovation 26.06.2015 - UniDropper Neo 10 ml, 15 ml and 30 ml - PackMeeting.com
Unicom International Ltd. would like to present three new models of UniDropper Neo dispensers with capacities of 10 ml, 15 ml and 30 ml. These packages are delivered as bottles made of ABS with assembled PP screw caps and PE dispensing stoppers. We can supply also bottles made of PCTA ...
Innovation 22.06.2015 - Lakeland Dairies produces milk in stickpacks - EmballageDigest.fr
The technological leader in FFA processes for StickPacks delivers its third SAS-series forming, filling and sealing machine to Ireland shortly. The market for StickPacks continues to grow rapidly. They are extremely easy for consumers to handle and manufacturers benefit from lower material costs.
Innovation 20.05.2015 - Sweet and tasty packaging trends on display - PackagingDigest.com
The annual Sweets & Snacks Expo produced by the National Confectioners Association held this week gives a glimpse of the newest tempting treats to hit the market. Thousands of retailers, distributors and other industry stakeholders converged to determine which of the new products ...
Innovation 14.05.2015 - Packaging partnership 'delivers' Nozin antiseptic - HealthcarePackaging.com
Global Life Technologies Corp.'s (GLT) mission is to improve the quality of life for people by introducing unique and effective healthcare products based on innovative patented and patent-pending technologies. Based in Chevy Chase, MD, GLT makes Nozin-brand products directed ...
Innovation 13.05.2015 - Checkpoint Systems: Small RFID labels for health and beauty - PackWorld.com
Checkpoint Systems, Inc., a leading global supplier of merchandise availability solutions for the retail industry, announces its new Slim and Whisper RFID labels for health/beauty/cosmetics categories. These categories have specific inventory management challenges based on their small size ...
Innovation 12.05.2015 - Schreiner MediPharm: Label and cap - HealthcarePackaging.com
Schreiner MediPharm's Flexi-Cap is a label and cap combination that provides vials and bottles with protection from counterfeiting. The productfeatures a first-opening indication security device that prevents the illegal reuse of medicine containers. The capping is similar to the cover for wine ...
Innovation 12.05.2015 - CustomWave RFID is a one-of-a-kind solution - PackagingDigest.com
CustomWave RFID Solutions from R. R. Donnelley & Sons Company, Chicago, are positioned as a cost-effective, high-performance and environmentally friendly radio-frequency identification (RFID)-enabled smart label for packaging and other uses. The company has the ability to print antennas ...
Innovation 24.04.2015 - Global Closure Systems: Anti-counterfeiting closure - HealthcarePackaging.com
GCS's Tiva 2 is a non-refillable closure that has a tamper-evidence ring built into the top part of the body. The ring breaks off if forced removal from the bottle is attempted, leaving permanent evidence immediately visible by end-user consumers. The design reduces cost by using a lightweight ...
Innovation 24.04.2015 - Holographic tube embodies the promise of beauty within - PackagingDigest.com
When it comes to cosmetics and personal care products, buying-savvy consumers want affordable beauty that looks premium. The new Diamond Hologram tube delivers an edge-to-edge upscale design via an in-mold label printed with a holographic pattern. From Viva Healthcare Packaging ...
Innovation 22.04.2015 - Mondi: Pouches with choke-avoidance caps - PackWorld.com
New small spouted pouches featuring easy-to-grip, choke-avoidance caps are now available from Mondi North America, Consumer Goods Packaging. The pouches provide safe packaging solutions for manufacturers of children's food products and other food/beverage items. "Mondi's ...
Innovation 14.04.2015 - It's Hip to be Square - ThinkPackaging.com
With M&H's new Tall Squares and Rectangulars your products can literally stand out from the crowd. The crisp lines, selection of sizes and generous decoration areas, makes these exciting new packs suitable for a wide range of products spanning different market sectors creating a striking ...
Innovation 08.04.2015 - Toray: Bio-based, solvent-free lidding films - PackWorld.com
Toray Plastics (America), Inc. introduces new Lumilid bio-based lidding films.The dual-ovenable lidding films are manufactured with Toray's proprietary sustainable resin blends, which are made with more than 50% renewable feedstocks. Bio-based LumiLid films were created to lessen ...
Innovation 07.04.2015 - Top 5 packaging developments of March - PackagingDigest.com
With the Final Four of NCAA basketball just ended Monday night, we present our Final Five of March's most popular articles. Making the cut was a sustainable jug, a reclosure partnership involving a major brand owner, a dairy company that got flexible, tactile-inducing packaging and beer packaging ...
Innovation 05.04.2015 - Astra Zeneca, Eli Lilly, Novartis win HCPC honors - NealthCarePackaging.com
Astra Zeneca's SEROQUEL XR 14-Day Sample Kit for Acute Bipolar Depression from MWV won the 2014 HCPC Compliance Package of the Year from the Healthcare Compliance Packaging Council (HCPC). HCPC announced its 2014 Compliance Packages of the Year competition winners ...
Innovation 30.03.2015 - New easy-open packaging option pops up - PackagingDigest.com
Billed as one way to alleviating wrap rage, PopPack creates an air bubble in the seal of a flexible or semi-rigid package. Popping the bubble ruptures the seal, separating the layers, so users of any age and dexterity can then easily and quickly peel open the package. Created by PopPack LLC ...
Innovation 23.03.2015 - Squeeze'n Big Spatula by Cosmogen - PackagingEurope.com
This packaging makes it so easy to apply the cream with accuracy, thanks to its integrated spatula. The width of the spatula is combined with TPE properties that are close to rubber but with more rigidity. It retains flexibility and offers a soft and velvety feeling. The perfect tool for mixing and ...
Innovation 11.03.2015 - Mondelez partners with Battelle on new packaging reclosure - PackagingDigest.com
In a successful case of open innovation, snack food giant Mondelez Intl. has partnered with Battelle, the world's largest nonprofit research and development organization, to develop new packaging reclosure as an economical replacement to zippers and other reseal technologies. Called Low ...
Innovation 11.03.2015 - Aptar Beauty + Home honored for Glide aerosol ... - PackagingToday.co.uk
Aptar Beauty + Home honored for Glide aerosol accessory Paris Aerosol & Dispensing Award The Paris Aerosol & Dispensing Awards are designed to single out technological innovations in aerosol & dispensing systems packaging. This prize is awarded by an independent jury of aerosol ...
Innovation 11.03.2015 - East Hill Presents Single-Use Applicator Tubes - BeautyPackaging.com
Ideal for a sampler mailing or a regulated daily use regimen, East Hill's single-use applicator tubes, in capacities from 2- 10ml, offer a low-cost solution to meet consumer needs for practical packaging. The tube and cap can be produced in custom colors, and a variety of decorative options are ...
Innovation 10.03.2015 - Squeeze'n Comb by Cosmogen - PackagingEurope.com
This new packaging incorporates our successful patented system, made of an ON/OFF rotary head. The comb applicator is designed to apply color at the roots of hair in an easy one step gesture, giving a natural finish. Also available: SQUEEZE'N PRECISE COMB with 4 additional teeth to ...
Innovation 09.03.2015 - M&H Plastics: New 15ml Vogue - PackagingEurope.com
This enables greater opportunity for trialling and promoting new products, creating opportunity in the hotel and travel market and complementing existing ranges. The Vogue and its complementary closure (8288) can be colour-matched, decorated or labelled to match your existing portfolio ...
Innovation 03.03.2015 - Amway haircare rebranding brings global appeal - PackWorld.com
Amway Corp. is an $11.8 billion direct-sales corporation based in Ada, MI, that distributes consumer products in more than 100 countries and territories worldwide. Among its brands, the Satinique portfolio of haircare products-with its emphasis on the nexus of health, beauty, and hair-offers ...
Innovation 24.02.2015 - Variblend-Powered Redken Conditioners Win PCD ... - BeautyPackaging.com
Redken, a L'Oreal company, has won the PCD Congress packaging innovation award in the Hygiene & Hair Care category for its VariBlend-powered Blonde Idol Custom-Tone daily conditioner, a dual-dispenser format that delivers a six-step custom-blend regimen. VariBlend is known for ...
Innovation 12.02.2015 - SR Packaging now offers striped printing on metallized ... - Webpackaging.com
Metallizing a piece of packaging is a process that not only adds a premium air to a product, it also offers added protection and keeps a product safe from chemical corrosion and oxidation. Metallized components offer a massive improvement to the aesthetic appeal of a piece of packaging, with ...
Innovation 11.02.2015 - Variblend Adds New 30 ml PETBottle to Range - Packagingeurope.com
The bottle, made by Sonoco, integrates seamlessly with the VariBlend 40mm dispenser and incorporates a new, secure locking design for optimal product integrity, which is particularly appealing with packaging where there is no wrap-around label. The company also offers a non-airless ...
Innovation 11.02.2015 - Method launches air freshener with new air technology - PackagingNews.co.uk
The home and personal care products manufacturer said while traditional aerosols are powered by petroleum-based propellants, Method's air fresheners are packed in an airtight chamber powered purely by compressed air. The range uses distinctive, transparent packaging to demonstrate ...
Innovation 06.02.2015 - New Tamper Evident Tubes from M&H Plastics - Packagingeurope.com
The tear strip design provides an elegant look and, once removed, a practical lip to open the cap. Brands can benefit from full sleeve printing or labelling and can provide consumers with a 'sight glass' window to show when the product is nearly empty. The new tubes are available ...
Innovation 06.02.2015 - GCC presents a new look for lip gloss packaging - Webpackaging.com
Lip gloss is one of the most purchased cosmetic products, highly popular in its giving a sheer gloss coating to make lips shine out. Lip gloss products are usually available in wide range of tinted shades very often housed in a transparent container with the applicator attached onto the cap.
Innovation 05.02.2015 - Easy squeezy tube design - Cosmeticsbusiness.com
Tubes are tremendously versatile. They can be economical or opulent; they'll be whatever you, the brand owner, wants them to be. Naturally, therefore, tube suppliers are experiencing demand from all levels of the beauty industry for their handy packaging format.
Innovation 04.02.2015 - Vetroplas Launches Unique Tube Packaging into the UK - Packagingeurope.com
Vetroplas' exclusive Franco-Spanish tube manufacturing partner, CTL / Tuboplast, has spent the past three years perfecting the process, enabling Vetroplas to be the first to offer the unique Easy Supply Tube (EST) in the UK, previously only available to CTL's customer base in the United States.
Innovation 04.02.2015 - La première bouteille de bière biodégradable va arriver ! - GraphiLine.com
Le conditionnement des liquides pourrait être bouleversé dans quelques années, grâce à la première bouteille entièrement biodégradable qui remplacerait la bouteille en verre. La première bouteille insdustrielle entièrement biodégradable devrait voir le jour d'ici peu. Le brasseur danois ...
Innovation 30.01.2015 - Nouveau flacon Allrounder au design moderne - Designpackagingnews.com
Le nouveau flacon Allrounder de RPC Verpackungen Kutenholz, créé pour des applications alimentaires destinées aussi bien au commerce de détail qu’au marché de la restauration, allie un design moderne à une grande simplicité d’emploi. Le flacon de 875 ml en HDPE, qui a déjà ...
Innovation 26.01.2015 - Toyo & Deutsche Aerosol - connecting values - Cossma.com
The young, international and innovative joint venture "Toyo & Deutsche Aerosol" presents THE DUAL: a unique aerosol packaging system based on the "Bag-on-Valve" technology. It combines two pouches on one valve allowing two components to be separately stored in one system ...
Innovation 24.01.2015 - UniSprayer UpSideDown Mini Trigger Sprayer - PackMeeting.com
Unicom International Ltd. presents its latest product - UniSprayer UpSide Down Mini Trigger. This new UniSprayer UPSD Mini Trigger can spray any liquid substances from any angle, thanks to the special valve that (if it is turned upside down) brings the liquid directly into the spray pump instead of ...
Innovation 19.01.2015 - Corrugated cardboard strapping machine sets new ... - GraphiLine.com
The market launch of the fully automated EVOLUTION SoniXs TRC-6 strapping machine marks another step by Mosca GmbH toward increasing standardization. Specially developed to meet the needs of the corrugated cardboard industry, the new machine straps large-format products ...
Innovation 19.01.2015 - Coley Porter Bell develops new Oxo look - PackagingNews.co.uk
The work is set to roll out this week and aims to modernise the brand without losing iconic design elements. CPB was tasked to create a design that reflected the brand essence of vibrant flavours and also demonstrate the brand's rich heritage. Utilising the agency's bespoke Visual ...
Innovation 19.01.2015 - Iggesund Paperboard announces Invercote upgrade - PackagingNews.co.uk
"More and more brand owners want to have access to high-quality reverse side printing, for example in order to print a colour shade or pattern which improves recognition and reinforces their brand," comments Arvid Sundblad, vice president sales and marketing at Iggesund Paperboard. "We ...
Innovation 16.01.2015 - Amerigo launches dual-chamber bottle in North America - Packaging-Gateway.com
Packaging firm Amerigo Laboratories has launched a dual-chamber bottle that keeps dry, functional ingredients separate from liquid contents. The single-dose, dual-chamber bottle New Shaker is capable of storing dry, functional-ingredient powders in a plug and plunger located under the cap ...
Innovation 13.01.2015 - Jars and bottles innovation cuts costs and ... - CosmeticsBusiness.com
Innovations in the manufacture of bottles and jars - from using waste food as feedstock, to creating gas bubbles in traditional materials in order to lighten packages and reduce material inputs - are helping personal care product companies reduce costs and their environmental ...
Innovation 09.01.2015 - Light-weight dairy jugs significantly cut HDPE usage - PackWorld.com
United Dairy, Inc., an independent, family-owned business with processing/packaging plants in Martins Ferry, OH, Charleston, WVA, and Uniontown, PA, markets milk, juice, tea, punch, and water products in light-weight 1-gal bottles developed and patented by Mid-America Machining ...
Innovation 07.01.2015 - GREEN20 makes a splash with a bottled ... - PackageDesignmag.com
What do you do when you're a smart, innovative problem solver who cares passionately for health, fitness and the environment? If you're entrepreneur Frank DiTucci, you start a company, Green2O, to market natural alkaline spring water in eco-conscious plastic bottles. Intent on making a splash ...
Innovation 31.12.2014 - Fuller Brush brand boasts a new look - PackWorld.com
Best known for its original door-to-door sales force, Fuller Brush had already expanded into catalog distribution and a handful of online and retail channels. But it needed a makeover to penetrate mass market chains as well as appeal to younger consumers. In 2014, as part of that strategy, new ...
Innovation 15.12.2014 - Cosmogen launches self-heating tubes for enhanced ... - CosmeticsDesign.com
The package design is one tube inside another. The inner tube holds the solution of sodium acetate, responsible for the warming. That is hermetically sealed. Then, once the consumer twists the cap and breaks the product seal, the warming begins. The new tube comes in two sizes and has potential ...
Innovation 10.12.2014 - Gwalia reinforces its commitment... - www.packagingnews.co.uk
Gwalia Packaging Group outlined its strategy for easy to open packaging at the Caps and Closures conference in Amsterdam. Gwalia’s marketing consultant, Stephen Wilkins presented a paper in Amsterdam which dealt with the emergence of a totally new international...
Innovation 09.12.2014 - Clondalkin launches unique coding shrink sleeve option - CosmeticsBusiness.com
Flexible packaging solutions provider Clondalkin has launched a shrink sleeve incorporating a unique code. The code is printed on the inner surface of the shrink sleeve using an innovative printing technique and is only revealed when the sleeve is peeled back. According to Clondalkin, it is the ...
Innovation 12.12.2014 - TricorBraun Wins International Award - Packagingeurope.com
TricorBraun, one of North America's largest suppliers of jars, bottles and other rigid packaging components, won an award in the WorldStar packaging competition's Health and Beauty category for hello TM, a new oral care product line.
Innovation 01.12.2014 - FS Korea releases its Multi-Groove Kabuki brush - Webpackaging.com
The kabuki brush has been in use for some time, as one of the finest ways to apply powder cosmetics to the face for over large surfaces. The problem is, the brush can often be unwieldy and requires that the person applying the make up have other brushes available to trace thinner lines. FS ...
Innovation 30.11.2014 - Kornelis' latest line of Self-Draining caps - Webpackaging.com
Kornelis is a firm that focusses on doing one specific thing extremely well, which is to provide its clients the best closure solutions possible. Something as simple as a cap for laundry detergent and other cleaning products can either be done well or as a simple mediocre closure where the ...
Innovation 23.11.2014 - MWV launches 'Amplify' based on ... - Cosmeticsdesign-europe.com
The company intends the new dispensing solution, an airless pump-on-a-tube design, to go beyond functionally and to ensure consumers tangibly connect with a given product based on their sensory experience of the package. MeadWestvaco designed the Amplify package for skin care products ...
Innovation 12.11.2014 - Non Aerosol 'Green Way to Spray' - PackagingEurope.com
Noatec has launched a groundbreaking dispensing technology which aims to offer a greener, safer alternative to aerosols. 'FLEXPACK', the patented technology is a novel non-aerosol dispensing system that eliminates all risks associated with aerosol spray cans by no longer requiring the ...
Innovation 06.11.2014 - Travel light with ultra-slim personal care packs - HealthcarePackaging.com
A new credit card-sized, portable liquid container for on-the-go personal care products recently launched by Miists Intl., LLC of Phoenix just might be the thinnest, most convenient travel pack on the market. The inspiration of Miists CEO Alex Meyers, the MiiSTS Pocket Essentials brand was ...
Innovation 01.11.2014 - Skincare balm comes in 3D-printed, PLA container - Packworld.com
Entrepreneur Anita Redd has found a successful niche in the skincare business by introducing products and packaging born of necessity. The Anita's Balm product, launched in 2011 to sooth and prevent dry skin resulting from eczema, was originally formulated by Redd in her kitchen as a ...
Innovation 08.10.2014 - Spectra unveils new twist on standard packs - PackagingNews.co.uk
The new Ritorto Square boasts a unique twisted profile on two of its four faces, which is moulded in PET and initially available in 100ml and 200ml capacities. Joe Maynard, Spectra managing director, said the new pack offers customers off-the-shelf originality. 'Our extensive range of standards ...
Innovation 18.09.2014 - Fusion packaging debuts new direct effect precision - PackageDesignmag.com
Fusion Packaging today announced its expanded product offering with the introduction of Direct Effect, a new collection of tube-based direct applicators for targeted treatment. These applicators are available in both 16-mm and 19-mm tube diameters, and offer capacities ranging from 5 mL to 20 ...
Innovation 16.09.2014 - Lindal aerosol technology chosen by Unilever ... - Cosmeticsdesign-europe.com
Packaging firm Lindal has turned its attention to developing aerosol solutions for high viscosity products in order to stay ahead in the global shaving cream market, and has already caught the eye of Unilever. The Anglo-Dutch consumer goods giant chose Lindal to package its Axe branded ...
Innovation 13.02.2014 - Closure best practices that keep possibilities open - Packworld.com
Aptar's 'Home+Beauty' division has announced the development of a dual action spray device for cosmetics packaging, in a development they claim will increase consumer comfort. The innovation, dubbed 'Runway', is a trigger accessory which can operated either vertically or via its trigger ...
Innovation 07.11.2013 - Closure best practices that keep possibilities open - Packworld.com
That's because the closure is often the primary point of interaction the consumer has with the product and package. It's a common mistake to think of a closure separate from the container, or downplay its importance. With that in mind, there are a number of trends that are driving best practices ...
Innovation 24.10.2013 - The Devil is in The Detail for Unique New Car Care Pack - Thinkpackaging.com
RPC Containers has created a unique bespoke plastic container for the latest car care innovation from Tetrosyl. CarPlan Demon Foam is the only car shampoo on the market able to dispense a dense snow foam simply by attaching a hose pipe, without requiring a pressure washer ...
Innovation 10.10.2013 - Aplix: Reclosable package - Packworld.com
Comprised of self-mating micro hooks, Easy-Lock from Aplix is a new resealable closure solution designed for flexible packaging - including heavier bags. Easy-Lock closures allow consumers to easily reseal their package without the need for precise alignment. Its resistance to particulates ...
Innovation 21.08.2013 - Lindal aims at eliminating the need for overcap ... - Premiumbeautynews.com
Lindal's Sunny Twist-Lock, the newest member of the group actuator family, can be locked in order to protect the formulation and therefore needs no overcap. It offers new opportunities for deodorants, antiperspirants, sun care products and more, the company claims. The Lindal Group ...
Innovation 26.08.2013 - Smurfit Kappa's Vitop Original Asserts Leadership - Packagingeurope.com
The primary reason for Vitop's top position however is the tap's exceptional and consistent quality that is recognised worldwide. Its 'zero leaker rate' (<0.000003% since launch!) is envied by its competitors. During production, a 0.4 bar tightness test is applied to each tap and over 60 quality ...
Innovation 19.08.2013 - Packaging Patents update: The Hinged Beverage Cap - PackagingDigest.com
Inventor Kirby Kendall recalls that, after reading that discarded bottle caps can be ingested by sea life, he decided to create a hinged bottle cap by the design-for-manufacturing approach. He refers to his innovation as the Hinged Beverage Cap. Kendall informs Packaging Digest that his design has ...
Innovation 08.08.2013 - Putties Get Ahead with RPC Jar - Thinkpackaging.com
RPC Bramlage-Wiko USA's trusted status as a producer of thin-wall cream jars is paying off for Garnier with its latest hair styling product. The company's new Fructis Style Power Putties are now available in US stores including Walmart and Target, with varieties for a range of hair styles. ...
Innovation 22.07.2013 - Lindal launches new twist-lock actuator for ... - Packagingnews.co.uk
Aerosol cap manufacturer Lindal Group has launched a new twist-lock, overcap-free actuator for makers of deodorants and antiperspirants. It describes the new pack, which is called "Sunny", as an "appealing new alternative for makers of deodorants and antiperspirants, sun protection and ...
Innovation 29.05.2013 - HDPE cap made from sugar cane - Plastech.biz
TINE, Norwegian dairy producer, distributor and exporter, is the first brand in Europe to use bio-based caps LightCap 30 from Tetra Pak. Its Piano vanilla sauce, TINE iced coffee, iced tea and chocolate milk will be packaged in the Tetra Brik Aseptic Edge with bio-based LightCap 30. "As one of ...
Innovation 27.05.2013 - June Promising Packaging Patents - PackagingDigest.com
A preview look at three patents appearing in the June issue of Packaging Digest: An intelligent temperature-indicator label, a reclosable beverage can end with a sliding closure and a bottle with an internal scraper for dispensing convenience. Reclosable beverage can end (shown) A ...
Innovation 15.05.2013 - Maybelline becomes latest brand to embrace Mega ... - Cosmeticsdesign-europe.com
Airless packaging specialist Mega Airless has highlighted the benefits of its swirl-filling technology, as Maybelline becomes the latest cosmetics brand to adopt the technique. Following in the footsteps of brands such as Garnier, Cover Girl, Olay, and Stila, make-up brand Maybelline opted for ...
Innovation 05.08.2013 - Packaging Patents update: The Vented Bottle - PackagingDigest.com
It has been difficult finding a partner to either help fund our endeavor or to license our patents. We knew we had a great idea on our hands so we thought we would be able to license to one of the many U.S. manufacturers fairly easy. We were contacted by many of the largest beer ...
Innovation 26.04.2013 - RPC Helps to Create the Ultimate Answer to Lawn Spreaders - Thinkpackaging.com
The manufacture of the innovative lightweight pack for Westland's new Aftercut Even-Flo lawn spreader, incorporating an inter-changeable handle with integrated spreading chute, is the result of close co-operation between two RPC Containers sites at Rushden and Market Rasen ...
Innovation 07.03.2013 - Teamplast wins Lions' approval at Packaging Innovations - PackagingNews.co.uk
The system is aimed at measuring out an exact dosage of liquid from a container and targets the pharmaceutical and household products sectors. The Bark Dosing System was also a winner at the 2012 UK Packaging Awards. Teamplast was up against EasyPack's PackMate ...
Innovation 01.03.2013 - Cellulose-based materials instead of plastics in... - Packaging-Gateway.com
By developing cellulose packaging material to be used in atmosphere packaging techniques, the European Adcellpack consortium is aiming to create an alternative to the use of oil-based packaging materials in food packaging, especially for cheese. The need for the development work arises...
Innovation 03.2013 - To foam or not to foam? - WebPackaging.com
That is the question. For most the answer is clear. Whether it’s for a cappuccino or in a bath, foam immediately heightens the sensory experience and adds a touch of luxury, even to the most everyday products. A foamy substance is also easier to manage. This is particularly true for hair colour...
Innovation 27.02.2013 - TE folding carton - PackagingDigest.com
Rondo-Pak has developed a folding box with a ground-breaking tamper evidence feature that already surpasses future first-opening verification security requirements (mandatory from 2016 pursuant to Directive 2011/62/EU). The folding box's first opening is easily detectable through perforations...
Innovation 21.02.2013 - Chadwicks Pocket Launches Visual Design Shrink Sleeves - PackagingEurope.com
Clondalkin Group company Chadwicks has created aninnovative range of shrink sleeves which enable the user to add a further dimension to the visual design of the sleeve by way of a pocket. The pocket sleeve was created out of a need to have more information on the product without...
Innovation 18.02.2013 - Antibacterial polymer discovered - Plastech.biz
The discovery could be an important breakthrough in the search for environmentally-friendly ways to control bacteria while preventing antibiotic resistance and resistant bacteria. Team's discovery is based on cellulose fibres embedded in a polymer, which kills bacteria. Cellulose is the...
Innovation 04.02.2013 - Nestlé to launch new nutritional label scanning... - Packaging-Gateway.com
Food company Nestlé will launch its new nutritional label scanning system in the UK, designed to provide customers with smartphone access to nutritional and environmental information, as well as social impacts of its products. According to the company, buyers of a multi-pack of two-finger...
Innovation 31.01.2013 - Neopac's Polyfoil® tubes now with child-resistant closures - PackagingEurope.com
Often our little ones surprise us with their ability and determination to get at the tempting contents of pharmaceutical packages. This desire of children for knowledge and experience can have serious and dangerous consequences. Small children between the ages of 10 months and 4 years are...
Innovation 28.01.2013 - Perrigo launches innovative infant formula packaging - PackagingDigest.com
Store Brand Infant Formulas are debuting a new look with innovative plastic tub packaging that makes it even more convenient to provide quality nutrition for babies. Perrigo Nutritionals, the leading infant formula company that supplies mass retailers, grocers, and drugstores with their own...
Innovation 15.01.2013 - Oils & eggs at the push of a button - Packagingeurope.com
LINDAL Group is a worldwide leader in the design, manufacture and sale of valves, actuators and spray caps used in aerosol products. The Hamburg, Germany-based company has more than 50 years of experience with dispensing solutions for the cosmetics, household, pharmaceuticals ...
Innovation 08.01.2013 - PDC Europe: Tamper evident sleeve applicators... - PackagingEurope.com
Flip-top caps, that consists of a flip-top, a hinge at the back for convenient opening and an aperture for precise product dispensing, are increasingly popular. The recent introduction of tottles, squeezable containers that stand on their caps, on the cosmetic market is yet another application. PDC...
Innovation 07.01.2013 - 'Spoonkler™' Is Spice and Easy for Cooks - ThinkPackaging.com
Consumers are now able easily to spoon or sprinkle their favourite Bart spices thanks to an ingenious new dual feature cap produced by RPC Containers Halstead. Part of the relaunched packaging for The Bart Ingredients Company's market-leading spice range, the closure has...
Innovation 17.12.2012 - When plastic packaging is antimicrobial... - PremiumBeautyNews.com
Pylote, a company specializing in particles with innovative performances, is launching a new technology for the protection and preservation of cosmetics and pharmaceuticals based on the treatment of plastic packaging. Presented at the last edition of the Emballage tradeshow...
Innovation 10.12.2012 - Reservoir cap keeps vitamins fresh in new energy drink - PackWorld.com
New York Spring Water, Inc., New York, NY, says it’s “keepin it fresh” with a new line extension to its VBlast brand of vitamin-infused natural spring water. VBlast Gator Pit Energy Formula, launched in fall 2012, uses the same patented cap technology to deliver liquid vitamins to the beverage as...
Innovation 5.12.2012 - Etik Ouest presents Up’n Bag TM - PackagingEurope.com
Etik Ouest presents an easy open, pour our pick and close label for bags. Up’n bag™ makes it easy to open and close a bag. Thanks to a hinge, the bag keeps wide open and makes it easier for consumers to pick up or to pour the contents comfortably. Applications include agrifood and other...
Innovation 12.2012 - Beate Johnen double tube offers two-in-one eye care treatment - WebPackaging.com
German cosmetics brand Beate Johnen has launched an exciting double tube developed by Quadpack. StriXX Effects new generation Double Eye Lift Day & Night is a high-tech eye care treatment that moisturises and regenerates the skin around the delicate eye area. The 10ml tube...
Innovation 12.2012 - TricorBraun's latest pharmaceutical offering... - WebPackaging.com
TricorBraun has released an interesting item directed at the pharmaceutical market: the EZ-Safe line of closures. The primary benefit of the closures is that they offer exactly what their name would imply: ease of use and security. The closures provide a number benefits for consumers and companies...
Innovation 12.2012 - FS Korea releases a new intensive coverage mascara brush - WebPackaging.com
FS Korea, a company headquartered in Seoul that provides packaging solutions to the international cosmetic market, has launched a new mascara brush that offers some of the best coverage on the market. The brush features a bristled head that spins so that coverage is full on each lash and...
Innovation 26.11.2012 - The clip-tube® wins the German Packaging Award 2012 - PackagingEurope.com
With clip-tube® Poly-clip System succeeds in fulfilling all requirements of an intelligent and modern packaging solution. The unique advantages on opening, dosing and keeping pasty products make it the ideal alternative to conventional tubes and cartridges. The clip-tube® is a tubular...
Innovation 01.11.2012 - Color-changing sealant - PackagingDigest.com
Patent-pending color-changing sealant technology for heat-seal applications provides cost-effective product security, anti-counterfeiting and brand marketing advantages. A film of one transparent color transfers a peel indicator of a different color to provide visual indication that a package...
Innovation 28.10.2012 - Constantia Flexibles showcases peel-open... - PackagingDigest.com
Constantia Flexibles has launched the Comfor Lid, a unique peel-open foil lid that offers users a range of aperture possibilities. Geared toward food, beverage and pharma applications, the product can be run on standard-die-cut machines. Potential applications include over-the-counter...
Innovation 23.10.2012 - TempTRIPA introduces new alone touche intelligent... - PackagingEurope.com
TempTrip’s UHF tag can be affixed to packages, cases or pallets and is capable of logging thousands of time/temperature points. The tag also has a five-year battery life which maximizes use and value. Its temperature range is -30 to +55 Celsius with accuracy of + 0.2 degrees...
Innovation 19.10.2012 - Desiccated blister packaging for pharmaceuticals - HealthCarePackaging.com
Activ-Blister desiccant film technology controls the internal atmosphere of each individual blister cavity, protecting moisture- and oxygen-sensitive solid-dose pharmaceuticals. The result is optimized product stability, increased shelf life, and greater consumer convenience. Activ-Blister also...
Innovation 09.10.2012 - Budweiser toasts open-end cans in Asia - PackagingDigest.com
The historic agan bei' drinking ritual in China, which is the equivalent of the "Cheers!" toast in the U.S., is being modernized with Anheuser-Busch InBev's launch of Budweiser in premium metal packaging featuring a full aperture end. The new 200 diameter end was developed by...
Innovation 09.10.2012 - Cosmogen presents Squeeze'n Clean at Luxe Pack Monaco - PackagingEurope.com
SQUEEZE'N CLEAN is a new application solution for hygiene and care products. Its bi-injected and ergonomic top consists of a surface that is covered with flexible spikes, made of TPE. It allows a uniform application of the formula and then exfoliates and cleanses the face or body while...
Innovation 03.10.2012 - Light innovative closures by Bericap - Plastech.biz
Bericap, a global manufacturer, will be presenting its tried and tested closure systems and new product features at the Brau Beviale 2012. There is a still unrelenting level of interest in the topic of Lightweight closures. In addition to cost savings through lighter closures, this also...
Innovation 10.2012 - Innoavative design visions for cosmetic tubes... - WebPackaging.com
Neopac, the Swiss-based provider and inventor of high barrier Polyfoil® tubes has recently announced its co-operation with HCT for their patented cool tips in Europe and the United States. Neopac has also expanded its range for the Polaris product line, paving the way for new...
Innovation 28.09.2012 - U.S. rice maker is first with unique easy-seal... - PackagingDigest.com
Lundberg Family Farms has partnered with Velcro Industries to integrate the new Press-Lok closure technology into new package designs for its organic and Eco-Farmed rice lines to help ensure a more secure customer experience. Lundberg Family Farms is the first U.S. food company...
Innovation 19.09.2012 - Pumpart System unveils Tubairless Sensation... - Csmeticsdesign-europe.com
Beyond Beauty 2012 saw French company Pumpart System launch its Tubairless Sensation packaging solution, which builds on the existing Tubairless product and is claimed to offer consumers a new, multi-sensory experience...
Innovation 31.08.2012 - Topline designs packaging for first smokers... - Csmeticsdesign-europe.com
Topline Primapack came up with a click pen complete with a bevelled silicone tip with supple exfoliating bristles for Noxidoxi, a new player to the cosmetics field for the line said to repair the major skincare issues that smokers face one by one...
Innovation 28.08.2012 - The best anti-counterfeit packaging innovations... - Packaging-Gateway.com
The pharmaceutical industry is facing constant challenges from competitors who market counterfeit or fake goods. Efforts to protect patients from the possible adverse, and sometimes lethal, effects of such practices include the development of innovative packaging systems to identify, secure and...
Innovation 23.08.2012 - Flexico Launches Liquid Proof - PackagingEurope.com
European leaders in flexible re-sealable packaging, Flexico Group, has introducee to UK markets a new, functional and innovative solution for multi-product storage aimed at maximum usage and minimal waste...
Innovation 08.08.2012 - New star in the BorPure family - PackagingEurope.com
Borealis, a leading provider of chemical and innovative plastics solutions, launches new polypropylene (PP) grade BorPure™ RF490MO, offering packaging converters a saving in cycle time of up to 10% and an energy reduction of up to 5% in the creation of lightweight hinge closures...
Innovation 30.07.2012 - Unicom's new Cleansing Pad - WebPackaging.com
Unicom International Ltd., a leading packaging manufacturer and distributor, has created a new and patented Cleansing Pad compatible with plastic tubes, bottles and foaming pumps. This new Cleansing Pad, made of flexible silicon, can be used as a cosmetic accessory for ta variety ...
Innovation 27.07.2012 - Focus on cleansing at Make-Up in Paris - CosmeticsBusiness.com
Cleansing was the overriding theme on the Quadpack stand at Make-Up in Paris, with nail care a close second. Visitors were eager to see Apollo’s new Silicone Brush Foamer for facial cleansing and Yonwoo’s Well Pump for nail polish remover. The mock-up of the LED Make-Up Compact also ...
Innovation 26.07.2012 - Weird science: using DNA authentication to fight... - Packaging-Gateway.com
Counterfeiting in the packaging industry is a major problem that needs to be tackled efficiently and cost effectively. Stephanie Phillips investigates DNA authentication, a highly secure counterfeiting solution that incorporates unique DNA sequences, to find out how it is being used ...
Innovation 28.06.2012 - Make-up compact with built-in LED lights - PackagingDigest.com
Now in development, the LED Make-Up Compact uses Light Emitting Diode (LED) technology for a pack that is practical, original and very cool. It features directional lighting to help consumers apply the product anywhere, no matter how dark the surroundings. Cool white light provides ...
Innovation 28.06.2012 - Specially formulated ink - HealthCarePackaging.com
Videojet Technologies Inc. launches V491-C yellow ink for its 1710 printer model in the 1000 Line of continuous ink-jet printers. The ink is specially formulated to resist ink code transfer when printing on extruded and spooled cable and wire. In addition, V491-C ink is ideal for cable printing ...
Innovation 21.06.2012 - Walmart pharmacies opt for new drug compliance pack - PackagingDigest.com
A new compliance blister package will launch at more than 3,600 Walmart pharmacies this summer. The ShellPack Renew from MeadWestvaco Corp. features a tear-resistant, recyclable outer carton, an easy-slide blister and an integrated calendar for patients to easily track their medications ...
Innovation 18.06.2012 - Oekabeauty’s new brush developments - CosmeticsBusiness.com
For more than fifty years the German company has been a manufacturer of complete lipsticks, mascaras and lip gloss packs for the international cosmetics industry. A notable concept is a new series of three small brushes that produce a great effect: The Delashious Brush gives you ...
Innovation 14.06.2012 - No thermometer? Labels will help you! - PackagingEurope.com
Many foodstuffs or pharmaceutical materials need to be stored with a temperature not higher to a certain limit. Respecting this conditions is hard especially by products storing. Customer has no possibility to know and estimate if this temperature conditions have been respected, especially ...
Innovation 01.06.2012 - SIMP: Building on a unique expertise! - PremiumBeautyNews.com
"Staying focused on dynamic niche markets with high value added innovation." This could be SIMP's motto, a SME located in Draveil in the south of the outlying Parisian suburbs, which changed ownership just a year ago. Highly specialized for the past twelve years in the production ...
Innovation 28.05.2012 - Pulvorex launches "Lipress" - PremiumBeautyNews.com
The Pulvorex company launched a few weeks ago a brand new product, “Lipress”, a “flat shaped” lipstick that works! “Lipress” comes in the form of a sample sachet that is pressed between both lips to transfer the lipstick. Explanations by Gérard Sannier, Pulvorex ...
Innovation 25.05.2012 - Eco-friendly shaving gel shakes up the market - EmballageDigest.fr
The second largest producer of razor blades in the world, Super-Max, has launched a new series of eco-friendly shaving gels that use Airopack technology. This solution uses air instead of harmful propellants. Airopack is an aerosol alternative based on pure compressed air instead...
Innovation 24.05.2012 - GCS Launches New Lightweight Dispensing Closure... - PackagingEurope.com
Zeller Plastik, France has launched Touareg, a new lightweight 35mm diameter snap hinged dispensing closure for tubes to complete the Zeller standard range from 30mm to 50mm tubes in the Supersoft family range. Designed to maximise cost reduction and reduce environmental...
Innovation 23.05.2012 - Top trends in printing and ink for 2012 - Packaging-Gateway.com
Advanced printing technologies are making packaged products more striking and vivid than ever before. And on today's cut-throat store shelves, they need to be. We profile the printers and inks that are transforming the packaging of tomorrow, both in quality and process efficiency. Although printing...
Innovation 22.05.2012 - Electronics on paper, plastic and textiles - PackagingEurope.com
Founded in 2008 by four technology centres working in the printed electronics field, the PEC4 group has now become a cluster formed by the technology centre CETEMMSA, the National Microelectronics Centre (IMB-CNM) belonging to the Higher Science Research Council (CSIC), the Research Centre...
Innovation 21.05.2012 - Transparent dip tube: MWV strengthens its patents... - PremiumBeautyNews.com
Satisfaction was noticeable at the stand of the MWV at Luxe Pack New York. In addition to the presentation of two new versions in its range of "Melodie" pumps, the group could also showcase other products including their famous NoC dip tube after receiving a few days ago...
Innovation 11.05.2012 - Plasticum launches an oval valve closure with double TE - PackagingEurope.com
Plasticum has extended its valve closure range with a new oval closure that is fitted with two tamper evident functions. This closure has been designed for Food and Personal Care applications. It is offered in two neck sizes: snap-on 25 mm and snap-on 27 mm. Also other features distinguish...
Innovation 03.05.2012 - New Embossed Effect Prin - CosmeticsBusiness.com
M&H Plastics has created an innovative new decorative effect by featuring a high-build varnish printed directly onto the product resulting in a distinctive tactile texture. The high-build varnish gives a gloss embossed effect which contrasts with the co-ex soft touch matt finish of the HDPE bottle...
Innovation 30.04.2012 - Bark Innovations B.V. introduces innovative dosing... - PackagingEurope.com
This patented dosing system offers many benefits compared to the existing concepts. The system does not consist of different parts that should be assembled or mounted on the bottle but forms an integrated system with the whole packaging. For the user the packaging is ready to use ...
Innovation 10.04.2012 - HCPC awards packs for patient compliance, innovation - HealthCarePackaging.com
Starter pack for Forest Pharmaceuticals, Walmart's adherence package, and innovative Slider Pack earn honors from the Healthcare Compliance Packaging Council. Package innovation designed to help patients comply with medication regimens was honored by the Healthcare ...
Innovation 10.04.2012 - Handled PET sports flip-top closure - PackWorld.com
Spotted recently in a Jewel supermarket in Chicago was this 89-oz handled PET container for Tropicana Pure Premium. Especially notable is the closure, which features a hinged flip-top closure and a ring-pull opening component beneath the flip top. Graham Packaging produces ...
Innovation 04.04.2012 - The new Nova closure, by SHB - PackagingEurope.com
SHB, the market leader in bottle design and stock tooling, have developed a brand new closure with an interesting shape to its ample range of products. The NOVA line has been released to take advantage of shelf space while offering the consumer an attractive eye-catcher that's also a snap ...
Innovation 28.03.2012 - New unit-dose spray device for cancer patients - HealthCarePackaging.com
Single unit-dose device disperses a fine mist under the tongue for breakthrough cancer pain. On March 26, INSYS Therapeutics, Inc., a Phoenix-based specialty pharmaceutical company, and drug delivery firm Aptar Pharma, announced the U.S. launch of INSYS Therapeutics' SUBSYSTM ...
Innovation 27.03.2012 - Tap-The-Cap : un bouchon capsule universel pour mélanger... - EmballageDigest.fr
Tap-The-Cap, qui se présente comme la premiere solution universelle adaptable a toutes les bouteilles d’eau permettant d’y mélanger les vitamines qu’il contient, vient d’etre distingué comme le meilleur bouchon pour boissons fonctionnelles au FoodBevAwards. Si la solution n’est pas ...
Innovation 26.03.2012 - Bosch Packaging Technology at Anuga FoodTec 2012... - EmballageDigest.fr
Bocsch Packaging Technology had just it unveiled at the last Interpack 2011, it will put forward at Anuga Food Tec : The new SurePOUCH stand-up flexible pack style allows for flexibility and shelf differentiation. Bosch Packaging technology will implement global launches for two new filling ...
Innovation 23.03.2012 - Self-closing pump serves Weleda’s new BIB body lotions - HealthCarePackaging.com
Lends users a 360-degree application, exact dosing, and efficient evacuation as part of a bag-in-bottle system. The Weleda Group, a Basel, Switzerland-based maker of all-natural skin and personal care, baby and mother care, and specialized medications, recently selected Mega Airless ...
Innovation 21.03.2012 - Albéa's Ellips TriballTM for Cosmence: an elliptical tube... - PackagingEurope.com
The Club des Créateurs de Beauté commissioned Albéa to contribute to the launch of Exit Cellulite Serum, the roll-on cellulite smoother from Cosmence. Ellips TriballTM, a breakthrough concept, is an elliptical 50mm-diameter tube with a triple-ball roll-on applicator tip ...
Innovation 21.03.2012 - TricorBraun Solves The Disappearing Scoop Mystery - PackagingEurope.com
Like quicksand, powdered-products frequently suck dispensing scoops down into the container’s contents giving rise to the enduring, “What happened to the scoop?” mystery. The story’s final chapter has been written by TricorBraun with its newly-developed Scoop NeckTM system which keeps ...
Innovation 16.03.2012 - Neopac focuses on new materials for roll-on balls - PackagingEurope.com
Can apply products in fine layers, has a cooling effect and easily massages in: these claims are met by today’s Roll-ons in various forms of packaging. Neopac is going one step further and is extending the “Rollerball” range to include natural precious stones and exclusive ceramic balls to give ...
Innovation 07.03.2012 - New Age for BERICAP - PackagingEurope.com
GALILEO® is the registered name for a range of closures from BERICAP that all use its patented technology for moulded hinge closures. The proven GALILIEO® technology was the base for a new long skirt dispensing closure development, the LSK EV 29/44, fitting to a Verplast 29/21 neck finish ...
Innovation 29.02.2012 - M&H Plastics creates new embossed effect print - PackagingEurope.com
M&H Plastics has created an innovative new decorative effect by featuring a high-build varnish printed directly onto the product resulting in a distinctive tactile texture. The high-build varnish gives a gloss embossed effect which can further enhanced by selecting a co-ex soft touch matt finish ...
Innovation 29.02.2012 - Pack to the future: next-gen packaging materials - Packaging-Gateway.com
Are 4D materials, talking papers, power-charging and self-cooling boxes the next generation of packaging? Elisabeth Fischer takes a look into R&D labs of today's leading companies and scientists to find out how we could package the products of tomorrow. Advanced technology ...
Innovation 28.02.2012 - "There are new innovations in bottle design", says expert... - CosmeticsDesign.com
In his presentation at PCD in Paris, Simone Baratta, Bormioli Luigi's R&D manager revealed that Bormioli has developed a forming technique that can overcome current restrictions in glass packaging. The R&D manager highlighted trends in glass packaging and how, he feels ...
Innovation 24.02.2012 - Albéa develops "nano" brush for Dior - CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com
Packaging manufacturer Albéa has once again teamed up with French fashion house Dior, this time exclusively designing a "nano" brush for the Diorshow "New Look" mascara. Marjorie Vincenti, Albéa's brand identity manager told CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com "This is the first mini plastic brush ...
Innovation 23.02.2012 - Plasticum introduces Spray Cap Jill - PackagingEurope.com
Plasticum extends its range of horizontal spray caps with Jill. This elegant spray cap has been especially designed for female cosmetic applications. Jill is fitted with Plasticum's patented Integrated Spray technology, integrating the actuator and insert. This technology allows different ...
Innovation 22.02.2012 - Qosmedix Adds Two New Hand-Held Mirrors with Multiple... - PackagingEurope.com
Qosmedix has added two new hand-held mirrors to its growing product line. With two stock colors to choose from, Clear (Part #513550) or Matte Black (Part # 513551), these items can be sold at retail or used at beauty counters and salons during makeovers. The clear mirror has 1x magnification ...
Innovation 21.02.2012 - Jelly Belly, Snapple partner on clever candy packaging - PackagingDigest.com
Jelly Belly Candy Co. delivers the "Best Stuff on Earth" to Snapple fans in a delicious new line of Jelly Belly jelly beans inspired by Snapple Juice Drinks, free from artificial coloring and made with 100 percent natural flavors. Jelly Belly Snapple Mix features five sweet and tangy flavors ...
Innovation 20.02.2012 - Lindal powder valve aerosol technology drives worldwide... - PackagingEurope.com
Dry shampoos are bigger than ever, and moving up-market, buoyed by innovative packaging solutions -and the needs of today's non-stop, on-the-go consumer. The LINDAL Group's advanced powder valve technology is helping dry shampoo brands supercharge a market category ...
Innovation 15.02.2012 - Drug delivery device - HealthCarePackaging.com
The DF30Plus metering valve technology platform offers better compatibility across a range of drug formulations, including ethanol-containing formulations. Designed to be cost-effective, providing accurate, consistent performance, and excellent pressure-filling capability ...
Innovation 15.02.2012 - Tap-The-Cap - The first universal dispensing bottle... - PackagingEurope.com
With so many (mineral) water bottlers in the market, Tap-The-Cap offers a perfect vitamin shot to enrich the water you just bought. Universal, the cap-capsule can be pushed on all bottles of plain water. You buy a vitamin packed in a Tap-The-Cap dispensing cap, get any or your preferred ...
Innovation 09.02.2012 - Alternative wine closures - PackWorld.com
Select 100 from Nomacorc uses patented, two-phased oxygen management control to protect fragile wines, and wines requiring extended aging--like full-bodied red wines. The Select 100 creates a low-oxygen environment while addressing reductive characteristics using smart technology ...
Innovation 08.02.2012 - Ampule applicators - PackagingDigest.com
Functional, shaped applicator heads for the company's patented line of plastic ampules can be made from materials such as cosmetic foam, felts, wools, polyurethane and uncompressed melamine. All of the new tips can be laminated for coarser applications. The largest of the rectangular ...
Innovation 24.01.2012 - Cap delivers liquid vitamins to bottled spring water - HealthcarePackaging.com
VBlast vitamins and spring water is introducing health-oriented consumers to vitamins with a new twist - a newly designed closure that dispenses a liquid vitamin blend into pure mountain spring water with a simple turn of the cap. The two-piece, 28-mm cap is an improvement over ...
Innovation 23.01.2012 - Payne printed message tape and labels offer ideal solution... - PackagingEurope.com
Brand owners are ideally placed to take advantage of the growing popularity of hi-tech Quick Response (QR) codes using printed message tape and labels from Payne. A QR code is a type of matrix barcode or 2D code which can be read by a smartphone or webcam, and is most ...
Innovation 23.01.2012 - Schreiner MediPharm au salon Pharmapack Europe 2012 - EmballageDigest.fr
Schreiner MediPharm prĂŠsentera notamment l'ĂŠtiquette Pharma-Comb Void, pour un marquage rĂŠsistant a toute tentative de manipulation des contenants d'origine, le systeme de protection d'aiguille Needle-Trap, avec des parties sĂŠcables permettant un suivi efficace, ainsi que ...
Innovation 23.01.2012 - Kraft introduces easy-to-handle flexible pack for foodservice... - PackWorld.com
Kraft Foods has introduced what it says is a more convenient and sustainable package for its eight salad dressing varieties for the foodservice environment. The YES Pack is a 1-gal side-gusseted stand-up pouch with dual handles on top and bottom and a rigid screw-cap closure that replaces ...
Innovation 18.01.2012 - OptiLiftÂŽ - Ardaghs Solution for Effortless Can Opening - PackagingEurope.com
OptiLiftÂŽ from Ardagh Group is a startlingly simple yet highly effective new method for the effortless opening of metal cans of all known diameter. Pioneered through Ardaghs Research and Development Centre in Crosmieres, France, this inventive can opening solution uses ...
Innovation 15.01.2012 - Dispensing jar/lid - PackWorld.com
Designed for thicker hair-care and skin-care products, Aptars 70mm Symphony JarLid is a customizable closure that allows easy access without having to twist off the lid. Designed for thicker hair-care and skin-care products, Aptars 70mm Symphony JarLid is a customizable closure ...
Innovation 13.01.2012 - Polypropylene for blow-molded bottles - PackagingDigest.com
Designed for extrusion blow-molded polypropylene bottles, Borclear RC737MO delivers cost-efficency and sustainability benefits, according to the company. The material is geared toward cosmetic and baby bottles, and it can be used to make bottles as large as 2 L. By influencing the gloss ...
Innovation 11.01.2012 - Fighting counterfeit pharmaceuticals: A primer - PackWorld.com
Packaging technology, regulation, guidelines and industry combining to address global counterfeiting of pharmaceuticals. Counterfeit pharmaceuticals are a major ongoing threat to patients and pharmaceutical manufacturers. Not only do they result in reduced treatment efficacy ...
Innovation 11.01.2012 - Zeller launches new headstand valve cap - PackagingNews.co.uk
Zeller Plastik has launched a new standard lightweight 55mm headstand valve dispensing closure targeting the jams and condiments markets. The injection moulding firm said that the new dispensing closure is called Rio and Premier Foods is using Rio on its Hartleys Squeezy Jams ...
Innovation 11.01.2012 - Closure system - PackagingDigest.com
The company releases a low-cost closure system for flexible packaging. Bend-Seal is a 5/32- x 2-1/4-in. metal strip attached to an adhesive strip. After opening the package, folding the open end of the package twice causes the product's metal strip to effectively re-close the package ...
Innovation 05.01.2012 - Sanofi Pasteur U.S. leads industry project to put 2D codes... - PackagingDigest.com
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and Sanofi Pasteur have announced that pediatric offices across the country will now have access to a new vaccine packaging technology that will capture more product information in a simple two-dimensional (2D) scanincluding lot numbers ...
Innovation 05.01.2012 - Chinese dairy introduces a new kind of aseptic pouch - PackWorld.com
Aimed at young people constantly on the lookout for the next cool thing, Ecolean Air Aseptic is a single-serve pouch that makes some strong environmental claims. Shenyang Huishan Dairy of the Liaoning province in northeast China is the first to commercialize in single-serve sizes ...
Innovation 05.01.2012 - P-S labeling - PackagingDigest.com
New Curve Appeal technology is a patent-pending system encompassing Fasson Curvy film labels that work together in a machine application process. This system is able to label complex curved surfaces, allowing brand managers and packaging engineers to expand the label footprint ...
Innovation 02.01.2012 - Replenish concentrates on conserving - PackagingDigest.com
Don't blame American consumers for being slow to accept concentrated cleaners and their refill packs, says Jason Foster, founder/CEO of Replenish LLC. "The onus is on the industry to make the experience of using concentrates better. Consumers will change if you give them a good ...
Innovation 15.12.2011 - Swiss company selects multidose dispenser for eye... - HealthcarePackaging.com
TRB Chemedica is first to use preservative-free Opthalmic Squeeze Dispenser for its dry eye treatment. Headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, TRB Chemedica describes itself online as "a medium-sized pharmaceutical company, with a focus on research, development, and marketing ...
Innovation 13.12.2011 - Bottle-closure combination for powder dispensing - PackWorld.com
Kaufman Container has created a custom 4-fl.-oz. (approximately 2.4-oz. of powder) MDPE Round with a 31mm special neck finish to accompany powder and sprayer closures. The bottle works well with a Roto Powder dispensing cap, which simply twists open and with a squeeze of the bottle ...
Innovation 12.12.2011 - Neopac Offers Fleximed - PackagingEurope.com
Neopac, the Swiss-based provider and inventor of high-barrier tubes for the cosmetics and pharma industries, in collaboration with Harro fliger, offers Fleximed a range of transparent, flexible, medical tubes that serve as a smart alternative to glass for parenteral packaging ...
Innovation 12.12.2011 - Award-winning Black BoxÂŽ Launches 500ml Tetra PakÂŽ... - PackagingEurope.com
Having inspired a whole generation to think outside the box, Black Box Wines now invites consumers to think inside the pak. Black BoxÂŽ, Americas first premium and best-selling 3-liter box wine known for its quality and conveniently sleek packaging, is introducing three of its award winning varietals ...
Innovation 07.12.2011 - Sonoco delivers rigid paper solution for packaging... - PackagingEurope.com
In one of the most innovative projects of its kind, Sonoco has enabled a supplier of vehicle oils and fluids to replace its costly metal container with a rigid paper-based can designed and manufactured by the Consumer Packaging division of Sonoco UK. The result is a lower-cost, sustainable ...
Innovation 06.12.2011 - M&H Plastics packs the best of British - PackagingEurope.com
Kings Fine Foods are renowned purveyors of luxury products such as caviar, smoked salmon, champagne, chocolates, handmade biscuits and hampers. When they were planning the launch of their British Rapeseed Oil and Apple Balsamic Dressing they wanted a British company ...
Innovation 06.12.2011 - Talcum powder given sporty look by Designworks - PackagingNews.co.uk
Design agency Designworks has completed a project to give talcum powder a radical new look and target the sports market. Titled Dri Sport, the Windsor-based company developed new look packaging and an alternative to the powder, for ease of use. Designworks proposed a crushable talcum ...
Innovation 06.12.2011 - Jugit - the success continues worldwide - PackagingEurope.com
Demand is growing for RPC Containers Market Rasens redesigned reusable JUGIT, the core of Dairy Crests innovative new concept in milk packaging. Following a successful trial in 2010, the JUGIT continues to be rolled out across the UK and has now gained interest worldwide ...
Innovation 05.12.2011 - Astra Plastique Launches Picasso Flip-Top Translucent... - PackagingEurope.com
Astra Plastique has developed Picasso, a high tech custom tri-colour flip-top sports closure with a translucent polypropylene body incorporating an innovative integral tamper evident band, which remains within the closure after opening. NestlĂŠ has chosen Picasso for its European ...
Innovation 02.12.2011 - Pearl of Baikal teams up with Aptars 28mm Original... - PackagingEurope.com
Lake Baikal, situated in South-East Siberia, is Earths oldest and deepest freshwater lake, the largest pure water deposit in the world. Lake Baikal is also the home of the Irkutsk Mineral Water Bottling Plant, Irkutskiy Zavod Min Vod and their flagship product, Pearl of Baikal natural potable water ...
Innovation 02.12.2011 - Worlds First: Multicoloured PET Bottles from GIZEH - PackagingEurope.com
The plastic packaging specialist GIZEH has succeeded for the first time in manufacturing multicolour PET bottles on conventional stretch blow moulding machines. After completion of an extensive development and test phase, GIZEH now offers this unique new technology on the market ...
Innovation 02.12.2011 - Lindal's patented TrusprayÂŽ debuts in the Americas - PackagingEurope.com
The LINDAL Groups TRUSPRAYÂŽ technology -- now available throughout the Americas -- is the first aerosol solution designed to handle the highly viscous formulas used in popular personal care and household product categories, and cut propellant and solvent use by as much as 50 percent ...
Innovation 01.12.2011 - New closure gives vodka a top-shelf appearance - PackagingDigest.com
With the premium-vodka section of liquor store shelves becoming increasingly crowded, brands must harness the power of distinctive packaging design to stand out. When Brown-Forman looked to launch its new high-end Finlandia Platinum Vodka to global markets, it charged Saxco Intl. LLC ...
Innovation 29.11.2011 - Box Pouch capabilities add to Ampacs offerings - Plastech.biz
Ampac, a global leader in the retail, food, pet food, and medical packaging markets, has added Box Pouch capabilities with a variety of options to its product offerings. Using the latest Totani pouch converting technology, Ampac now offers variety, efficiency and quality in flexible box ...
Innovation 23.11.2011 - Payne tear tape, an ideal branding and security solution... - PackagingEurope.com
Leading global tear tape manufacturer Payne is promoting tear tapes ability to combine easy-open functionality with eye-catching product branding and enhanced security for a variety of liquid food products such as energy drinks, tea, sauces and condiments. Paynes tear tape can be easily ...
Innovation 23.11.2011 - ZORKÂŽ SPK Wins International Packaging Award - PackagingEurope.com
ZORKÂŽ SPK, the re-sealable closure for sparkling wine, has been awarded a German Packaging Award for packaging innovation and design. 237 submissions across all types of packaging were judged based on novelty, functionality, performance, aesthetic, economic ...
Innovation 18.11.2011 - Free-Standing Pouch-UpÂŽ For Perfect Beverage... - PackagingEurope.com
Now offered in the new formats of either 1.5 or 3 litres, the Pouch-UpÂŽ keeps on attracting customers through its aesthetics, ease ofuse and convenience. The lightweight, free-standing beverage pouch has a 100% printed surface for branding, a dispensing tap that extends the life of drinks ...
Innovation 16.11.2011 - Auto-dosing container - PackagingDigest.com
New EasyDose is a household container for products that should be dosed exactly. The container's special feature is an integrated automatic multi-dosing system making sure that the desired quantity comes out of the container every time it is used. The container can be used with one hand ...
Innovation 16.11.2011 - AlpVision world premiere: instant on the fly genuine-or-... - PackagingEurope.com
AlpVision has made a big step forward in providing mobility for on the fly Genuine or Fake verification of molded parts with an iPhone4 mobile device. The application is suitable for many items, for example for fast-moving consumer goods containers for liquid, powder or tablets ...
Innovation 14.11.2011 - Siapi Innovation: wide-mouth jars with blow-trimming... - PackagingEurope.com
Siapi has expanded its offer industrializing the "blow-trimming" technique for the production of wide-mouth jars and containers. The development of this technology stems from the specific requirements of a client who needed to blow using the same machine and the same preform ...
Innovation 08.11.2011 - Closure with integrated scoop - PackagingDigest.com
The MegaFlap closure, suitable for large, bulky containers, features an integrated scoop retention mechanism. The closure can be used for nutraceutical powders, pet foods, lawn care, ice melt and other products. Because the scoop can be clipped and stored onto the interior, the closure help ...
Innovation 03.11.2011 - LED label lights up beverage bottle - PackagingDigest.com
Innovia Films Ltd., a leading global manufacturer of speciality films, and PragmatIC Printing Ltd., a pioneer in imprinted logic circuits, has announced the successful integration of printed electronic functionality onto Innovia Films' biaxially oriented polypropylene (BOPP) label substrates ...
Innovation 28.10.2011 - Discover NeoproTM, the new range of innovative lip gloss... - PackagingEurope.com
AlbĂŠa introduces the NeoproTM family, an innovative new series of six applicators for lips combining catchy designs, vibrant colors and professional-looking results. This complementary range offers major benefits such as flexibility, precision, highly technical results and perfect dosing ...
Innovation 28.10.2011 - Valspar unveils new spray paint actuator - PackWorld.com
Valspar Paint, a leader in the paint and coatings industry, has introduced a breakthrough new spray paint formula and spray can design, and the innovative changes introduced to the new Valspar Spray Paint allow consumers to discover the transformative power in color more easily than ever ...
Innovation 25.10.2011 - New visual effects in DuPont Surlyn 3D overmoulding... - PackagingEurope.com
Making its commercial debut, the packaging for 'Brightup Foundation' from the new Japanese beauty line Aquagirl Cosmetics uses DuPont Surlyn 3D overmolding technology to create an intriguing visual effect. The foundation itself is enclosed within a translucent polypropylene container ...
Innovation 24.10.2011 - MWV doubles its Melodie pump production capacity! - PremiumBeautyNews.com
To handle growing demand as well as the increase of its own market shares, MWV, the group of American origin specialized, among others things, in the manufacture of pumps for perfume and cosmetic markets, has announced the doubling, in its Barcelona plant, of the production ...
Innovation 24.10.2011 - Berlin Packaging introduces Americas first molded fiber bottle - Plastech.biz
Berlin Packaging, a leading full-service supplier of rigid packaging, today announced it will be a primary stocking supplier for the eco.bottle, Americas first molded fiber bottle. A product of Ecologic Brands, Inc., the eco.bottle is a hybrid fiber-plastic product that uses up to 70% less plastic ...
Innovation 21.10.2011 - Eastmans The Glass Polymer Family of Cosmetic... - PackagingEurope.com
To address the growing demand for sustainability, Eastman Chemical Company presents The Glass Polymer family of cosmetic materials for demanding, high-end packaging applications. Cosmetic and personal care brands have long specified products in Eastman Chemical Companys ...
Innovation 17.10.2011 - Closure with Scoop - PackageDesignMag.com
Weatherchems MegaFlap closure features an integrated scoop. The closure system is designed for large package applications that are big, bulky, sometimes heavy and hard to handle. Potential packaging applications include nutraceutical powders, snacks, lawn care, pet foods, or ice melt ...
Innovation 16.10.2011 - PakSense launches temperature monitoring label - PackagingDigest.com
PakSense, Inc., an innovator in sensory solutions for packaging, announced today the launch of the XpressPDF temperature monitoring label. XpressPDF Labels monitor time and temperature of perishable items such as food, vaccines, pharmaceuticals, biologics, and other perishable ...
Innovation 13.10.2011 - Twistub brings its refill pack to market offering eco... - CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com
A UK-based packaging firm is finally bringing its eco-friendly and cost saving refill packaging, Twistub, to market and is specifically targeting cosmetic brands. Twistub features a patented dispensing mechanism which prevents product waste and has been designed to enable ...
Innovation 10.10.2011 - Arminak launches dual packaging aimed at saving time... - CosmeticsDesign.com
California-based Arminak has drawn on the growing trend for dual packaging by launching its pack for cosmetics and personal care that saves time and reduces waste. The OMD-10 model holds both liquid and powder separately in the same bottle and combines them together at the point of use ...
Innovation 03.10.2011 - Appe To Unveil Latest Technology Innovations - ThinkPackaging.com
A new manufacturing technique to allow the creation of handled larger size PET bottles and a unique new barrier technology will be two of the major highlights of the APPE stand at Brau Beviale this year. In addition, APPE will be showcasing its latest designs and developments in PET containers ...
Innovation 22.09.2011 - IML with labels printed on both sides for the perfect... - PackagingEurope.com
At the FAKUMA 2011 the Swiss IML (In-Mould-Labelling) specialist Beck Automation AG of Oberengstringen (CH) and Glaroform AG of Näfels (CH) show thin-walled cups of highly transparent polystyrene decorated on both sides. Beck offers users of IML for the first time a QA inspection ...
Innovation 22.09.2011 - MINO GAILLARD and its green solution for cosmetic jars - PackagingEurope.com
Bioplastics are made partly or entirely from vegetable materials such as wheat, corn, beets or potatoes. They are biodegradable and compostable, that means that they have the ability to break down. Bioplastics are renewable and can be turned into compost (composted world) when they ...
Innovation 19.09.2011 - Twist and Spray with Toly - PackagingEurope.com
Toly have tooled up a new concept for Precise Plastics called 'twist & spray'. This refillable package has an internal screw mechanism which raises the 7.5ml bottle / pump by twisting the base. When finished, the base can be rotated in the opposite direction to lower and hide the spray ...
Innovation 15.09.2011 - Brivaplast high-performance brushes for make-up artists - PackagingEurope.com
International cosmetic packaging provider Quadpack has presented Brivaplasts Artist line. This new range of make-up brushes combines the performance of professional brushes with Brivaplasts special bi-injected wiper. This patented technology ensures perfect dosage, avoids overflow ...
Innovation 05.09.2011 - etma Tube of the Year 2011: innovation on a broad front - PackagingEurope.com
The members of etma, the European tube manufacturers association, were in a confident mood at their annual congress in Scotland. This was due not only to positive production figures for the European tube market but also to the quality of the entries in this years ...
Innovation September 2011 - Tu-Plast releases Water clear tubes with exceptional... - WebPackaging.com
Tu-Plast Tubeproducing Ltd is the fast growing PE Tube manufacturer in Central Europe. With over 20 years experience and a state-of-the-art manufacturing plant, Tu-Plast is a reliable, flexible and short lead time supplier of tubes. The company has released its new product line of Water clear tubes ...
Innovation 31.08.2011 - Unit-dose pack - PackagingDigest.com
The Butterfly Pack unit-dose packaging was developed for single-handed dispensing using a sachet format. It is made from two high-barrier films, a flexible top web and a semi-rigid forming web. To dispense, the pack is picked up by using one hand. By squeezing the opposite edges...
Innovation 26.08.2011 - When Precision is called for...CleanSqueeze - PackagingEurope.com
CleanSqueezeÂŽ valve caps have a particularly positive effect on the easy and comfortable handling of viscous products. WEENER looks back on more than 15 years of experience in the area of valve cap solutions, the most obvious application is probably still the proverbial honey container ...
Innovation 09.08.2011 - CMAS Packaging Systems use Bubble Tag... - PackagingEurope.com
CMAS, french designer and manufacturer of industrial cartoning machines, secures their innovation with the Bubble Tag. CMAS is internationally renowned for their innovative patent on interchangeable machine holders which quickly adapt the machine to the carton format ...
Innovation 04.08.2011 - Induplast SPA new big ball ROLL-ONe line - CosmeticsBusiness.com
This new big ball roll-on line has been concepted with all the Italian style and design. The new distinctively big ball ROLL-ONe line has been concepted to offer customers a difference to the typical roll-on packagings on the market and enabling their products to stand out above the rest ...
Innovation August 2011 - New V04.2480 nasal actuator for 20mm pumps - WebPackaging.com
Coster, a leading multinational provider of aerosol spray dispensing packaging components and filling machines, has launched a new nasal actuator for crimp-on pumps which is suitable for adults and children alike. The actuator comprises two side wings for a proper and comfortable actuation ...
Innovation 28.07.2011 - Packagers must adapt to the market needs to stay on top... - CosmeticsDesign.com
Packaging companies need to adapt to market trends and the needs of the industry if they are to prevail in the personal care industry, according to Switzerland-based DuPont. CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com spoke to DuPonts Sarah Perreard following another successful summer ...
Innovation 22.07.2011 - Rapak links up with No.1 to create six-pack cocktail range - PackagingNews.co.uk
Rapaks bag-in-box packaging has been used for alcoholic drinks brand No.1's new range of six-pack cocktails. One pack contains gin, vodka and four types of vermouth Bianco, Extra Dry, Rosso Sweet and Rosso Bitter. The other six pack includes gin, rum, vodka and three ...
Innovation 04.07.2011 - Sunlover tanning drink by Rexam - PackagingNews.co.uk
Rexam has produced golden 25ml slim cans for this new beauty drink, Sunlover, which has recently launched in Brazil. The cans are to be produced at the packaging giants Gelsenkirchen plant in Germany and the product is said to improve the quality of its drinkers skin and ta ...
Innovation 01.07.2011 - Dual dispensing system - HealthcarePackaging.com
Based on variable ratio dispensing technology, a patented system includes two separate chambers that each hold a different formula. Could be used for two skin-care products, two shades of a cosmetic, personal care, or pharmaceutical applications. As the dial-type dispenser head is turned ...
Innovation 29.06.2011 - Two-compartment container - PackagingDigest.com
The Smiler two-compartment PET container lets brand owners market a single serving of two compatible products, such as a drink and a snack (milk and cookies perhaps), within one portable package. The proprietary Smiler technology enables bottles/containers to be injection blow molded ...
Innovation 28.06.2011 - Mattoni chooses Aptar Original Sport Cap for new kids juice... - EmballageDigest.fr
Mattoni has recently launched a new juice drink for children, developed in cooperation with Czech paediatricians. The Aquila Bimboo Frutta range is available in 3 flavours. The high fruit content means there is no need for added sugar or artificial flavours, making it a healthy alternative ...
Innovation 27.06.2011 - Britvic pumps up Tango in drinks aerosol world first - PackagingNews.co.uk
Britvic has claimed a world first with the launch of a Tango variant sold in a plastic pack with an aerosol that blasts the drink into the consumers mouth. Turbo Tango is aimed at the teen market and features what Britvic has termed nitro-fuelled technology which gives a foamy blast of the drink ...
Innovation 27.06.2011 - iO energy drink in a cube - PackagingNews.co.uk
Swedish group IO Drinks has called on CCL Decorative Sleeves and Cubis to create this unusual pack for its latest energy drink launch, Ceethrees iO. The square pack format is said to be the worlds first stackable plastic beverage container with a flip-top cap and was launched by Cypriot drinks ...
Innovation 22.06.2011 - Pearlfisher Creates Brand Identity for Nongfu Oriental... - PackageDesignMag.com
Pearlfisher created the brand identity for the new Oriental Leaf Tea range from Nongfu Spring Company that is launching in China at the end of May. The premium ready-to-drink teas will be available in four variantsRed, Green, Jasmine and Oolong. The Chinese tea market is huge ...
Innovation 22.06.2011 - Crowns HoloCrown Offers Holographic Foil Technology - PackageDesignMag.com
A first for metal packaging, the HoloCrown technique allows holographic images to be stamped directly on decorative metal tins, helping brand owners capture consumer attention and minimize the risk of product counterfeiting. The holographic foil effect is the perfect tool for brands looking ...
Innovation 08.06.2011 - CTI Provides Military Decoration to Monster Energy... - PackageDesignMag.com
Chromatic Technologies Inc. (CTI), the specialized ink company that provides temperature-changing colors, expands into a new market with the launch of commemorative cans of Monster Energy drinks. The cans salute the military men and women who have helped keep America ...
Innovation June 2011 - AlbĂŠa's new Cream Dispenser, designed to save time - WebPackaging.com
AlbĂŠa has released its new Cream Dispenser, an integral dispensing roller that provides a light and uniform formula application to a targeted skin area. The spreading and massaging action of the roller speeds formula absorption. This intelligent packaging solution provides excellent ...
Innovation June 2011 - Worlds first "foam liqueur" - launched by Bols... - WebPackaging.com
Lucas Bols B.V. and Rexam Personal Care - two firms with long traditions of innovation - have teamed to create the worlds first and only foam liqueurs. Bols Foam, created by the Holland-based leader in the worldwide cocktail sector, will target on- and off-premise accounts with six specially formulated ...
Innovation 31.05.2011 - Vitamin, nutraceutical product closure - HealthcarePackaging.com
NutraGen II closure provides easy opening and dispensing of either large or small pills, with a controlled dispensing feature to help consumers pour out just the right amount. Closes with an audible snap that makes freshness and security part of the package ...
Innovation 27.05.2011 - Danone unveils PLA yoghurt cup - PackagingNews.co.uk
Danone has switched from polystyrene to Ingeo PLA for its Activia yoghurt in Germany. The new yoghurt pack is the result of a close cooperation between Danone and Ingeo producer NatureWorks. Moving from polystyrene to PLA, Danone will improve the packaging carbon footprint for its Activia ...
Innovation 27.05.2011 - Beer in PET introduced in the Indian beer - EmballageDigest.fr
First bottles using Bericap DoubleSeal SuperShortyÂŽ Crown O2 are already available in the Indian market. Since longer time PET Packaging for beer in India was discussed. Beer as an oxygen sensitive product challenges the PET bottle and the closure with respect to oxygen transmission ...
Innovation 26.05.2011 - Aircos introduces its new 2012 Spring/Summer line - PremiumBeautyNews.com
The Aircos company has just showcased its 2012 Spring/Summer make-up collection. This collection is hinged on three complementary and original lines, inspired from natural elements. Explanations and an overview of recent investments operated both in people and equipments ...
Innovation 20.05.2011 - 'Glue drop' wins first place in adhesive packaging... - PackagingDigest.com
Henkel has named the winners of its first interactive Henkel Adhesive Packaging Design Contest. From some 400 submitted proposals a jury of business and research experts chose the three most innovative packaging designs for adhesivesadhesives. The winners of this interactive contest ...
Innovation 20.05.2011 - OMG! Its another M&H pack - CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com
M&H Plastics has created the packaging for CRC Innovations latest hair styling product line with the idea of creating a salon look to the at-home products. The goal behind the new OMG! range from CRC is to provide a salon look at value-for-money prices, and M&H were selected to manufacture ...
Innovation 19.05.2011 - Novartis Diovan pack wins HCPC Compliance Package... - PackagingDigest.com
Novartis Diovan pack wins HCPC Compliance Package of the Year awardNovartis Diovan HCT has been awarded the Healthcare Compliance Packaging Council's (HCPC) prestigious Compliance Package of the Year award. The honor was given in recognition of a package created ...
Innovation 19.05.2011 - Interpack News: SĂźdpack launches new resealable... - PackagingNews.co.uk
German-based packaging firm SĂźdpack has launched a new resealable tubular bag called the Multipeel Flow Wrap at Interpack. SĂźdpack said that the product works without sticky labels or zips and makes time consuming adjustments to packing machines unnecessary ...
Innovation 17.05.2011 - Blue Marlins Appetizing New Packaging for Ellas Kitchen - PackageDesignMag.com
The Blue Marlin design agency has created dynamic new packaging for the much-loved Ellas Kitchen brand, a popular organic food for kids and babies in the U.K. looking to expand in the U.S. market. The new design platform makes it easier for moms to navigate with bold colors, lively graphics ...
Innovation 17.05.2011 - Crowns ORBIT Closure Makes Jars Easier to Open for All - PackageDesignMag.com
Crown Closures Europe, a business unit of Crown Holdings Inc., has launched a new revolutionary closure that will make jars easy to open for everyone. Food processors can now improve the openability of glass jars and build brand loyalty with the new ORBIT Closure ...
Innovation 17.05.2011 - Tesa Tape Introduces EasySplice FilmLine Plus... - PackageDesignMag.com
Tesa Tape Inc. has announced Tesa EasySplice FilmLine Plus, a highly engineered adhesive tape designed for high-performance splicing of film and foil webs during high-speed printing and coating applications. As with all Tesa EasySplice products, Tesa EasySplice FilmLine Plus ...
Innovation 15.05.2011 - Sleever proposes new solution for glass decorating - PremiumBeautyNews.com
French supplier of decorating solutions Sleever International proposes a new decorative process for glass packaging. Designed to address the needs of cosmetics and health markets, the new glass decorating solution aims to replace traditional techniques whilst offering shorter deadlines ...
Innovation 12.05.2011 - Avery Dennsion launches new label application - PackagingNews.co.uk
Avery Dennison has launched a new label application at Interpack which it claims will free package designers to create more distinctive packaging shapes to help give products stand-out shelf appeal. The firms Curve Appeal is a patent-pending system that encompasses special Fasson Curvy ...
Innovation 09.05.2011 - Denny Bros produces fold-out label for gumshield pack - PackagingNews.co.uk
Labels group Denny Bros has produced 100,000 fold-out labels for a new gumshield range produced by Paul Norman Plastics. The Fix-a-Form label has been included on the Game Guard range and includes usage, fitting and care instructions. The launch of the range comes at a time ...
Innovation 05.05.2011 - Powerful Relaunch For Taft Power Gel - ThinkPackaging.com
RPC Kutenholz has implemented a powerful relaunch of the 300ml Taft Gel bottle for Schwarzkopf & Henkel. The striking handle recesses on the left give the inverted bottle its exclusive appearance on-shelf. RPC Kutenholz produces the bottles on a fully electric extrusion ...
Innovation 28.04.2011 - L'Oreal's custom two-component Clube to be revealed... - PackagingDigest.com
A two-component Clube (closure+tube) custom designed for L'OrĂŠal will be revealed at the package manufacturer's booth at Interpack. Plasticum will show the dual-chambered Clube in stand C06, Hall 10. Plasticum launched the Clube, a one-piece bi-injection molded tube with integrated closure ...
Innovation 27.04.2011 - P&Gs Pantene premiers plant-based plastic packaging... - CosmeticsDesign.com
US-based hair care brand Pantene has announced it will become the first hair care company to produce its new shampoo and conditioner bottles primarily from plant-based plastic as the company ups it sustainability drive. The new material is made from sugarcane and will be featured ...
Innovation 27.04.2011 - Valve closure - PackagingDigest.com
The co. introduces the Swimming Silicone valve to the food and beverage markets. The FDA-approved, recycle-friendly valve features an active ingredient that gives the valve a different density from PET, allowing it to float as PET sinks in recycling tanks. The ability to easily ...
Innovation 25.04.2011 - Security labels - HealthcarePackaging.com
For identifying and authenticating products and deterring unauthorized production and product diversion, these custom labels are difficult to replicate. Provide security against tampering and removal, with variable information laser-etched below the label surface so that it cannot be removed ...
Innovation 21.04.2011 - RPC Llantrisant creates a buzz for Rowse Honey - ThinkPackaging.com
RPC Llantrisant has created eye-catching new bottles for the high-profile relaunch of a leading UK honey brand. Rowse Honey has used the theme of a honeycomb as the design basis for its new packaging. The custom-moulded bottles therefore needed to incorporate a hexagonal pattern ...
Innovation 21.04.2011 - Sustainability of supply, compliance issues take... - HealthcarePackaging.com
In this Voice of the Experts Q&A, Amcors Joe Wittemer discusses developments in pharmaceutical packaging materials. Joe Wittemer is the product development manager for Amcor Flexibles (www.amcor.com) Pharma-Americas, which focuses on flexible pharmaceutical plastic film ...
Innovation 18.04.2011 - Oil In Box Ensures Eco-Friendly Engine Oil Packaging - ThinkPackaging.com
Millers Oils, a leading supplier of lubricants and fuel treatments has, in a joint initiative with Rapak, developed oil in a box technology as an innovative, cost-effective and environmentally friendly alternative to the traditional packaging of oils. The company has launched a range of its ...
Innovation 11.04.2011 - Tuboplast: new tubes for expert skincare products - PremiumBeautyNews.com
Tuboplast CTL, the Franco-Spanish group that has been specializing in the manufacture of flexible and laminated plastic tubes for the hygiene, health and beauty markets since 1964, recently launched its new range: Beautytube for expert beauty care. Specifically designed for treatments of the eye ...
Innovation 11.04.2011 - O-I behind latest bottle for Dewars whisky - PackagingNews.co.uk
Dewars has called on O-I and a range of suppliers to produce packaging for a new premium blended Scotch whisky. Glass group O-Is Scottish facility has teamed up with label printer Labelgraphics and closure suppliers Rankin and Ramondin to create the bottles ...
Innovation 10.04.2011 - Setalg to set foot in the retail market - PremiumBeautyNews.com
After having imposed itself in beauty salons and spas as one of the leading contract manufacturers of marine derived cosmetic ingredients and products, Setalg has just presented Concept Twin Phase, its new patented product intended for the retail market. Setalg, the French specialist ...
Innovation 06.04.2011 - O.Berk Company Squares Up to Its New Cube Collection... - PackageDesignMag.com
O.Berk Company introduced the Cube Collection for cosmetic or personal care projects. This smart and sophisticated flint glass bottle is just right for nail polish, perfume, or cologne, according to the company. The stylish square/cube shaped bottles in this collection are available ...
Innovation 06.04.2011 - Maesa Creates Shapely Packages for Kelly Van Gogh - PackageDesignMag.com
Kelly Van Gogh, a Master Hair Colorist and Columbia University trained chemist and product innovator, founded her company in 2008 because of her passion to revolutionize the at-home hair color experience. The company sought the perfect design for Kellys one-of-a-kind hair color ...
Innovation 05.04.2011 - Tokidoki for Sephora vanita mirror - PremiumBeautyNews.com
Launched exclusively for Sephora, the adorable illustrations of Italian artist Simone Legno, the inventor of the tokidoki style, bring a splash of colour to these collectable, portable mirror compacts. Manufactured by HCT CA, the compacts are made from ZAMAC, ensuring they are strong ...
Innovation 05.04.2011 - Biopharmaceutical packaging system - PackagingDigest.com
The Ready Pack system is designed to help pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical companies mitigate risk by providing an inert package that is processed with minimal variability to assure consistency as the drug scales up from development to clinical trials to commercialization ...
Innovation 04.04.2011 - Employing holograms in the front line... - HealthcarePackaging.com
Ian Lancaster of the International Hologram Manufacturers Assn. describes how holograms overcome pharmaceutical counterfeiting problems. Sophisticated replication techniques have mad counterfeiting and fraud a serious threat to the pharmaceutical industry. The World Health ...
Innovation April 2011 - Bottle made of OCC and ONP - PackWorld.com
Holding 50 oz of laundry detergent, this molded-pulp bottlerecyclable and compostableis actually a shell with a LDPE liner inside that holds the product. Its made in much the same way and looks a whole lot like a molded-pulp egg carton. So its little wonder the 50-oz bottle for concentrated laundry ...
Innovation 31.03.2011 - Car Masutra chooses M&H Plastics standard bottle - PremiumBeautyNews.com
Car Masutra, the brand for car-addicts, has chosen Britain-headquartered supplier of plastic packaging and components M&H Plastics for producing its striking Body Repair Kit of male grooming products. Designed for the man who loves his car, this imaginative line comprises ...
Innovation 23.03.2011 - Lanxess creates new brand to showcase... - CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com
The specialty chemicals company has decided to bring all its raw materials used to manufacture cosmetics products under one umbrella brand to highlight its premium products to the market. The German company will market these products under the new name Purolan with immediate effect ...
Innovation 22.03.2011 - New label deters thieves but doesn't mar branding - CosmeticsBusiness.com
Health and beauty items are categorised as high-theft products. But now Checkpoint Systems has created a clear Enhanced Performance (EP) Electronic Surveillance (EAS) label designed to protect small cosmetics from theft without interfering with packaging or covering barcodes ...
Innovation 21.03.2011 - Arcade launches new sampling solution - PremiumBeautyNews.com
Arcade Marketing, a US provider of sampling solutions to beauty, fragrance and skin-care brands, has launched BeautiPod, a new sampling solution that offers ample visual room. Arcades BeautiPod provides consumers with enough product for a full application of creams, cleansers and lotions ...
Innovation 15.03.2011 - Toly launches a new low cost stock line of compacts - PremiumBeautyNews.com
Toly, the Malta-headquartered supplier of plastic packaging for cosmetic products, is preparing the launch of a new low cost stock line of make-up cases called Yoko. The first available item in the line is a two piece compact with a snapped hinge and a flat lid that fits neatly into the base ...
Innovation 09.03.2011 - M&H embarks on its latest organic skin care... - CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com
The latest skin care products from Organic Apoteke will be packaged by M&H Plastics ensuring an aesthetically pleasing look, yet remaining cost effective. The skin care range from the organic producer has been certified organic by Ecocert and meets the highest standards ...
Innovation 03.03.2011 - Diptyque dresses up the tube of its new toilet water - PremiumBeautyNews.com
For celebrating its fiftieth anniversary this year, the perfume house Diptyque has created a new range of perfumes and home fragrances named 34 Boulevard Saint Germain, as a tribute to the address where the story of Diptyque began. The making of the new eau de toilette bottle for both ...
Innovation 03.03.2011 - Casa Rex Creates Flamboyant Empty Packs - PackageDesignMag.com
The Casa Rex design firm, with offices in Sao Paulo and London, has designed a unique Holographic Collection of packages as a promotional marketing tool for Dixie Toga. A leading packaging material manufacturer, Dixie Toga was interested in promoting their ...
Innovation 22.02.2011 - TecTubes develops biodegradable toothpaste tube - CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com
TecTubes has developed what is claimed to be the worlds first biodegradable toothpaste tube using resins from bioplastics supplier fKUR. The Sweden-headquartered tube company said the challenge was finding the bioresin with the desired properties to work with both processing techniques ...
Innovation 16.02.2011 - M&H produces tubes and bottles for personal care range - PackagingNews.co.uk
M&H Plastics has produced the packaging for Swedish firm Luxsit Organic Cares new Salviderm Naturligt Vis range of personal care products. The range is unisex and the packaging has been designed to look clean and contemporary, with bright green foliage to highlight the natural contents ...
Innovation 16.02.2011 - Laser marking p-s label - HealthcarePackaging.com
VICTREXÂŽ PEEK polymer-based laser marking label for medical device labels used in high-temperature steam and chemical sterilization and cleansing processes uses heat-resistant adhesive with Victrexs APTIV film as the substrate; printed using Omrons MX-V1000 laser marker ...
Innovation 15.02.2011 - New Vision Packaging presents new King of Shaves pack... - PackagingNews.co.uk
New Vision Packaging is showcasing the new razor packaging for the recently launched King of Shaves Azor 5 at the easyFairs show that opens on Wednesday (16 February). The King of Shaves launched in Asda at the end of January and is set to be introduced at other UK retailers before ...
Innovation 10.02.2011 - US patent for biodegradable pack - CosmeticsDesign.com
Biodegradable packaging manufacturer Eco Vision has been awarded a US patent for its home compostable Eco Tube package, which is used for lip care products. The utility patent was assigned today by the US Patent and Trademark office and the tube was formally named paper ...
Innovation 04.02.2011 - Capturing the tropical experience - PackagingDigest.com
Less than a year after its acquisition of Playtex Products Inc. and its health-and-beauty aid brands, Energizer Holdings Inc. embarked on a complete redesign of the newly acquired Hawaiian Tropic suncare line. It was the summer of 2008, recalls Chuck Renz, senior manager of package ...
Innovation 04.02.2011 - Crave launches a dairy revolution with aluminum bottles - PackagingDigest.com
Upstate Niagara Co-op. launches Crave chocolate milk in an aluminum Frost Flow milk bottle that chills fast and stays colder, longer. Busy families can benefit from the fact that the bottles twist-off cap reseals, making Crave a portable and healthy snack. And because of the pasteurization process ...
Innovation 01.02.2011 - Clear EAS labels - PackagingDigest.com
The co. says its EP Clear Labels is a first-of-its kind clear label for placement over a bar code without jeopardizing bar code scanning. The enhanced performance electronic article surveillance (EAS) labels reportedly offer the smallest-size EAS label available for protecting small, thin ...
Innovation 01.02.2011 - CEP Industry: a two piece-mascara! - PremiumBeautyNews.com
This is one of the first novelties of this new year. The company CEP Industrie has developed a new mascara consisting in two parts instead of four and which can be filled and sealed from the bottom like a tube. The French company is also behind the development of a new tube, the "Minicep" ...
Innovation February 2011 - Secure unit-dose pack - PackagingDigest.com
MedLock secure unit-dose package combines a foil-laminated blister card locked within a tear-resistant formed paper tray. Based on the co.'s BlisterGuard platform, the compliance package takes pharmaceutical package security to the next level with a patent-pending locking mechanism ...
Innovation February 2011 - Promens launches multi-faceted jar aimed... - CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com
France-based Promens has launched its new multi-faceted cosmetics jar designed for skin care products, in particular nutricosmetics. The new Darling range has been designed for the luxury market, and the company claims its latest design has been adapted to meet market trends ...
Innovation February 2011 - Formable paper packaging - PackagingDigest.com
FibreForm, a packaging paper with unique elasticity, enables it to challenge plastic in new areas. The paper's formability creates opportunities for special effects and personalized packaging based on renewable raw material that is both compostable and recyclable, the co. states ...
Innovation 27.01.2011 - Pearlfisher creates new brand identity for The Food Doctor - PackagingEurope.com
Pearlfisher has created a new brand identity - and redesigned the packaging across the entire range - for the UKs leading nutrition consultancy The Food Doctor. Co-founded in 1999 by Ian Marber, a leading nutritionist and acknowledged expert in his field, The Food Doctor is a unique concept ...
Innovation 25.01.2011 - Art Deco selected AlbĂŠas Buzz applicator - PremiumBeautyNews.com
Art Deco imagined a special night repair balm which activates lash growth. For its new lash care product, the brand needed a special designed brush to evenly spread the transparent gel formula on lashes. So AlbĂŠa offered one of its new smart applicator, called Buzz, a flocked elastomer ...
Innovation 21.01.2010 - Bringing Up Baby Food with Ampac - PackageDesignMag.com
Sprout Foods Inc. has been making all-natural, 100% organic baby foods since 2004, and from day one, a key objective has been to use packaging that respects and protects the purity of the painstakingly prepared meals inside. For the last two years, Sprouts menuoverseen ...
Innovation 21.01.2011 - Krafting Shelf Appeal with Kaytee - PackageDesignMag.com
When it comes to projecting environmental friendliness and wholesomeness, kraft packaging seems a natural choice. However, a brown uncoated substrate is seldom the first choice for designers and printers when it comes to showcasing vibrant, compelling imagery. Kaytee Products Inc. in Chilton ...
Innovation 19.01.2010 - Loctite turns to Bell for new single-unit protective packs - PackagingNews.co.uk
Brand owner Henkel has moved to single-unit protective packaging for its Loctite Torque Marque 7414 warranty-seal paste for the first time. The product, which is used to create brittle seals that break when tampered with, was previously packed in bulk and shipped in outer packaging of 48 units ...
Innovation 19.01.2011 - Viva Chile Packaging campaign seeks to enhance... - PackagingDigest.com
The "Viva Chile Packaging" campaign officially launched yesterday evening in the Puro Chile store in New York, showcasing a multi-sector and first-of-its-kind initiative aimed at promoting the image and virtues of Chile in New York through the packaging of select gourmet product exports ...
Innovation 19.01.2011 - Rainforest Cola Debuts New Category in Rexam ... - PackageDesignMag.com
Rainforest Cola is a unique, 100% natural, antioxidant soft drink with real cola taste is the first of its kind, carving out a new category in the beverage industry. Available now in 12-oz. Rexam SLEEK cans, the 30-calorie beverage features an exclusive blend of beneficial ingredients sourced solely ...
Innovation 18.01.2011 - Innovation to increase ones market shares! - PremiumBeautyNews.com
No doubt about that Jean-Louis Mathiez is a Pragmatic man. When he founds the Cinqpats company, three years ago, it is with the ambition to strive in product innovation in the field of make-up and skin-care, but always keeping in view feasibility ...
Innovation 12.01.2010 - Tins shield Tea Forte's relaxation teas - PackagingDigest.com
Tea Forte, the global luxury tea brand, has launched a new line of organic, Fair Trade-certified herbal relaxation teas for balance and well-being. Packaged in recyclable, air-tight EnviroTins that protect the teas, each tin contains biodegradable full-leaf sachets made of GMO-free corn silk ...
Innovation 12.10.2011 - Bulldog introduces new-look packaging for skincare range - PackagingNews.co.uk
Mens skincare brand Bulldog is introducing a new packaging design that highlights the natural ingredients it uses in its products. Design agency B&B worked with Bulldog to create a contemporary and simplified logo and a natural ingredients icon. The new-look packaging for the moisturizer ...
Innovation 11.01.2011 - MWV introduces sustainable security pack - CosmeticsDesign.com
Packaging company MeadWestvaco (MWV) has introduced its latest sustainable security carton designed to help retailers prevent shoplifting and decrease the costs associated with theft. According to the Virginia-based company, Natralock is the smart choice for sustainable packaging ...
Innovation 07.01.2011 - HDPE ovals provide trendy look for haircare line - PackWorld.com
Randolph, NJ-based K.D. Research-SunPure Beauty says in its mission is to provide to the hair professional unique lines of superior technical products with guaranteed performance and results that will always respect the integrity of the hair and the comfort of your client. For its SunPure Beauty ...
Innovation January 2011 - Co-packer puts Sunkist brand front and center - PackWorld.com
When a startup virtual manufacturer called BioBev LLC asked contract packager Protica to hot fill a 2.5-oz energy drink under the well-known Sunkist brand, it triggered a chain reaction that resulted in the simultaneous launch of the following: Sunkist Energy, an energy drink hot-filled ...
Innovation 22.12.2010 - Blow-fill-seal tube - PackagingDigest.com
The DualDose Modified Blow-Fill-Seal single-use package keeps two components separate until the point of use. When the user bends the outer tube to snap the inside vial, the two components become mixed. The vials are made with the co.'s proprietary in-line modified BFS process using recyclable ...
Innovation 16.12.2010 - Lean In for Prelibato - PackageDesignMag.com
At Mintel, when we talk about identifying new package ideas, we often say that one of the best ways to come up with a new product package is simply to steal with pride, or copy and improve. We dont recommend breaking any laws or violating any ethics, but rather to look at a wide range of products ...
Innovation 15.12.2010 - One-dose eye patch launched by Livcer ... - CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com
Specialist in sample and one-dose packaging, Livcer, has partnered with Laboratoires BF to launch a patch to refresh the eye area. The Cucumber Zen Patch has been designed to be kept refrigerated and used to relax and revitalise tired eyes, Livcer explained. Two different forms of the patch ...
Innovation 14.12.2010 - Chadwicks produces sleeves for Aloevit energy drink - PackagingNews.co.uk
Shrink-sleeve firm Chadwicks has produced seven-colour UV flexo-printed sleeves for sports drink Aloevit. Aloevit is an energy drink that is said to be the first in Europe combines vitamins and amino acids with Aloe Vera and was launched in the summer. The sugar-free drink is available ...
Innovation 09.12.2010 - Barrier Bottle Maintains Clinical Efficacy - ThinkPackaging.com
A bespoke bottle incorporating oxygen barriers and UV inhibitors, manufactured by RPC Corby, is providing clinical nutrition specialists Vegenat with a packaging solution that protects its latest formula for long-term efficacy. Based in Spain, Vegenat specialises in dietetic food ...
Innovation 01.12.2010 - O.Berk Company Helps Launch Premium Iceberg Water - PackageDesignMag.com
O.Berk Company was contacted by Main Brook Waterworks (MBW) to help them find a way to stand out in the crowded premium water market in both the U.S. and Canada. The company is concerned with health and environmental issues not only in its products but also in its packaging. MBW ...
Innovation December 2010 - Thermally stable PP jar - PackWorld.com
The jar comes from RPC Containers Corby. RPCs involvement is based on its close association with Gs Marketing, a renowned food grower that is Europes largest producer of beetroot. Based on the companys experience in the fresh beetroot sector, where products are processed ...
Innovation 30.11.2010 - Wax Communications creates festive-edition ... - PackagingNews.co.uk
Wax Communications has created a special-edition bottle for Southern Comfort for the Christmas period. The packaging uses the Southern Comfort brand and an illustrated pattern that features iconic scenes and images from New Orleans, the home town of the whiskey-based liqueur ...
Innovation 30.11.2010 - Natural drinks debut in champagne-inspired bottles - PackagingDigest.com
Innovative French natural drinks developer Rouages selects Boxal aluminium bottles for its latest creation THE VERT. The brand is introduced in a 250 ml sophisticated shaped aluminium bottle with easy opening cap for great convenience and mobility. ThĂŠ Vert is a 100% natural, antioxydizing ...
Innovation 29.11.2010 - In Full Bloom with Viscosse Closures - PackagingEurope.com
Viscose Closures of Crawley have supplied a shrink capsule to G & J Greenall for use on BLOOM, their award winning floral premium London dry gin. G&J Greenall approached Viscose Closures for assistance because of problems with the tear strip on the capsules they were using ...
Innovation 17.11.2010 - M&H Plastics and partners create new collection ... - CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com
A team effort between CRC Innovations, M&H Plastics and Chadwicks Sleeves has seen production of Casa Dolce Casa, a new collection of luxury hand washes. Creating four distinctive bottles for use within different home styles, the collection was designed by a team of interior designers ...
Innovation 12.11.2010 - A PET sleeve dor a PET bottle - EmballageDigest.fr
The high profile launch of Galatea Spirits Good ol Sailor organic vodka in recyclable PET bottles features striking full body sleeves supplied by CCL Decorative Sleeves. The colourful sleeves are manufactured in 50 micron high shrink PET and gravure printed in six colours ...
Innovation 10.11.2010 - Sonoco offers one-stop shop for sustainable ... - CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com
Global packaging company Sonoco is now offering its proprietary sustainable packaging design software to help customers reduce the environmental footprint of its packaging. The South Carolina-based firm claims it does this by substituting or eliminating materials, down-gauging ...
Innovation 10.11.2010 - Neals Yard opts for reusable and recyclable box ... - CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com
Reusabilty and recyclability are the focus for the Inside Out Box from Curtis Packaging, recently chosen by Neals Yard Remedies. The box, which is folded together rather than being glued, can be turned inside out to be reused as a gift or trinket box. Reusability as one of the three "Rs" (Reduce ...
Innovation 05.11.2010 - Unique 3D label from Rolling Optics wins packaging award - Cossma.com
At the Packaging Industry Awards 2010, Rolling Optics together with label company Rotakett, won the category "Label and Identification Award" for a label application using the unique Swedish patented technology for 3D effects. Rolling Optics wins the award with the label that has been developed ...
Innovation 04.11.2010 - Next step for M&Hs body wash tube - CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com
UK-based plastics manufacturer M&H has created the new tube for Nexts body wash, in collaboration with the high-street retailers contract fillers, Swallowfield. The 50mm tube, designed for the retailers Miss N Cleansing Body Wash features an image of a textured fabric patch ...
Innovation November 2010 - Heinz and Sargento -- great marketers think alike - PackWorld.com
That's the word chosen by RPC Containers, the maker of the 1-kg (2.20-lb) reclosable plastic Fridge Pack recently introduced in the U.K. The six-layer, PP/EVOH/PP container weighs 50 g, takes an 80-mm closure, and withstands retorting that delivers a 15-month shelf life. Heinz isnt ...
Innovation 29.10.2010 - Foam dispensing technology - HealthcarePackaging.com
EZi foamer provides options for cosmetic brands adding shampoos, body washes, and toiletries to their product portfolios, work without chemicals or propellants; inverted format allows easy one-hand operation, single squeeze actuation creates instant foam without priming ...
Innovation 27.10.2010 - Ardagh makes limited-edition Absolut Glitter bottle - PackagingNews.co.uk
Ardagh has produced the new limited-edition Absolut vodka bottle at its Limmared plant in Sweden. Brand owner Pernod Ricard and Ardagh worked to develop a completely new appearance and texture for the Absolut Glimmer bottle. Previous special editions have been created using ...
Innovation 26.10.2010 - Mega Pumps offers swirl filling for its airless ranges ... - CosmeticsDesign.com
New Jersey-based packaging company Mega Pumps can now offer swirl filling for its airless ranges via a number of partner organizations. Airless dispensers are becoming increasingly popular in the cosmetics and personal care sectors as they can help protect the product from external ...
Innovation 26.10.2010 - Flip-top cap with no residue - HealthcarePackaging.com
New flip top cap with nozzle works with most of the companys bottles between 150 and 300 mL, bottles shown with P Nozzle Flip Top Cap are from the new OPCL series, OPCLvoval bottle series is made from PET and comes in 100-, 150-, and 200-mL sizes ...
Innovation 25.10.2010 - Art Nouveau inspires packaging for new Glenmorangie ... - PackagingNews.co.uk
Design agency Lewis Moberly has created the packaging for a new Glenmorangie variant that is inspired by the Belle Epoque style of the turn of the last century. Glenmorangie Finealta , Scots Gaelic for elegant, is a recreation of an original recipe from the early 1900s, that was discovered ...
Innovation 22.10.2010 - Mens grooming trend influences latest ... - CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com
As men become more interested in grooming products, and the market shows significant growth, more companies are introducing products to meet market demands. UK-based company Wingman has pounced on this trend with the introduction of its new deodorising wipe, claiming men ...
Innovation 21.10.2010 - Adding Colour to Trigger Bottles is 'Easy' - ThinkPackaging.com
Household cleaning products manu­facturer Jeyes has chosen coloured trigger bottles from RPC UKSC for the packaging of its new Easy range, with clear versions supplied by sister site RPC Llantrisant. Jeyes has been a RPC customer for several years, buying stock containers ...
Innovation 20.10.2010 - Resveratrol Drink Gets Face Lift and Clarity from Dragon ... - PackageDesignMag.com
While functional products now reside in every category, the functional beverage category is worth $8.6 billion according to Mintel, with fortified waters alone representing a $762 million market. So, in such a crowded category, how does one drink stand out? That was Preventiv Waters challenge ...
Innovation 13.10.2010 - Impress launches re-sealable can for Leau rouge - PackagingNews.co.uk
Metal packaging firm Impress Group has produced new re-sealable cans for French drinks brand Leau rouge. The herbal infustion health drink is sold in bars, restuarants and nightclubs in the South of France and will be packaged in a 170ml wide open re-sealable can (WORC) ...
Innovation 12.10.2010 - Scholl calls on Webb deVlam for innovative nailcare pack - PackagingNews.co.uk
Footcare brand Scholl has turned to design agency Webb deVlam to create new packaging for what is being billed as a revolutionary fungal nail treatment. The pack, created by the London-based agency and Scholl owner SSL, combines both nail files and liquid for a two-step treatment ...
Innovation 08.10.2010 - The Rejuvenation of Skin Care Packaging - EmballageDigest.fr
Using a new Ingeo blend formulation, Polenghi LAS has developed Europes first extrusion-blow-molded biobased bottle, Polenghi LAS and NatureWorks LLC, manufacturer of Ingeo bioplastic, reported today. Ingeo bioplastic is made from renewable plant material, not oil ...
Innovation October 2010 - The Rejuvenation of Skin Care Packaging - BeautyPackaging.com
As three major trends impact todays skin care packaging, brands and suppliers are developing new ways to stand out in a crowded market. Written by Leah Genuario, Contributing Editor. While certain beauty categories have faltered over the past few years, theres one that continues to gain strength ...
Innovation 23.09.2010 - Tahitian Noni Updates Noni Fruit Chews in Bright... - PackageDesignMag.com
Tahitian Noni International has introduced the new and improved Tahitian NoniÂŽ Fruit Chews. Available in both grape and raspberry, the new chews no longer have high-fructose corn syrup or any artificial flavors. Only natural sweeteners and real fruit flavors are used to deliver a tasty ...
Innovation 21.09.2010 - Roll-sleeve films - PackagingDigest.com
The Pentalabel film product line has been extended to include Pentalabel PETG roll-sleeve films for shrink-label packaging. This innovative film solution provides brand owners the high shelf impact of full-body shrink sleeves for their high-volume applications. Pentalabel roll-sleeve films ...
Innovation 20.09.2010 - Beverage packaging: Sports drink is first to use new ... - PackagingDigest.com
Thans unique all-natural sports/hydration beverage based on coconut water has been introduced in the first 20oz stock PowerFlex polyethylene terephthalate (PET) container from Amcor Rigid Plastics, the worlds leading producer of PET packaging. The hot fill bottle gives ...
Innovation 01.09.2010 - Hain Celestial personal care line converts to 100% PCR PET bottles - PackWorld.com
The Hain Celestial Group Inc. of Melville, NY, has converted its Avalon OrganicsÂŽ personal care product line to 100% post-consumer recycled PET bottles from Amcor Rigid Plastics.The conversion from 100% virgin PET resin to 100% PCR resin is a first for the personal care division ...
Innovation September 2010 - Polish distiller employs traditional packaging for premium... - PackWorld.com
While walking through the Polmos Bialystock distillery in Eastern Poland, WĂłdka founder James Dale discovered a relic from Poland's communist era: a blue bottle with a slightly tattered label that simply read "WĂłdka," the Polish word for " vodka," sitting on a display shelf. Intrigued, Dale researched ...
Innovation September 2010 - A very clear and light PP for packaging thermoforming - EmballageDigest.fr
Total Petrochemicals is launching a new low density metallocene PP called LumiceneÂŽ M3382MZ, clarified with Millikens MilladÂŽ NX8000 technology. The new material, compliant with FDA food contacts rules, produces thermoformed parts with superior clarity and gloss and excellent ...
Innovation September 2010 - Anti-counterfeiting : datamatrix and labels - EmballageDigest.fr
Multiple anticounterfeiting solutions exist, and several technologies can be combined. With regard to the identification and the traceability, the 2D code seems privileged. A random numerotation of the booklets Stratus Packaging proposes booklets offset-printed with a random ...
Innovation 25.08.2010 - Patch Handle and Top Slider Create Easy-Handling ... - PackageDesignMag.com
Flexible and robust at the same time, easy to carry, and well suited for volumes up to 55 pounds - that is Nordenia's FlexZiBoxÂŽ packaging. The leading product from the global converter Nordenia International AG is now "conquering" the U.S., broadening the portfolio with a new patch ...
Innovation 14.08.2010 - P&G to use sugarcane-based packaging on leading ... - PremiumBeautyNews.com
P&Gs Beauty & Grooming division is planning to use renewable sugarcane-derived plastic on selected packaging on its Pantene Pro-V, Covergirl and Max Factor brands. Procter & Gamble (P&G) is preparing a major shift to plant-derived packaging for some of its leading global cosmetic brands ...
Innovation 11.08.2010 - Sainsbury's expands milk bag use after bumper sales - PackagingNews.co.uk
Sainsbury's is extending plastic bags to the rest of its own-brand range in a move on the back of bumper sales for the format. Sainsbury's began selling semi-skimmed milk in bags in all its stores in February and said that twice as many customers than predicted have switched to the format ...
Innovation 03.08.2010 - M&H Plastics designs packaging for mens brand ... - CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com
M&H Plastics worked in partnership with Kings of London to develop the packaging for a new range of quintessentially British products. The range (see photo) includes three collections each with its own unique look, including products such as a face wash, a face balm, flawless hold hair gel ...
Innovation 02.08.2010 - Designer Bottle Enhances Bluecol's Premium Heritage - ThinkPackaging.com
Tetrosyl has commissioned RPC UKSC (UK Stock Containers) to design and manufacture custom moulded bottles for a major relaunch of its Bluecol brand of screenwashes and anti-freezes. As the largest manufacturer of car care products in the UK, Tetrosyl supplies solutions ...
Innovation 16.07.2010 - Uniflockage launches DecoThermo - PremiumBeautyNews.com
Uniflockage, a French firm specialising in the art of flocking, has been offering lately a new technique of continuous printing for its thermoformed products. A process that allows printing Apet thermoformable coils in thicknesses from 400 microns to 800 microns using thermo-resistant inks ...
Innovation 15.07.2010 - HCT Packaging creates refillable compact for Kjaer... - CosmeticDesign.com
HCT Packaging has created the eyeshadow, lip tint and blush compacts for the new cosmetics line, Kjaer Weis. Created by Danish make-up artist Kirsten Kjaer Weis, the line is 95 percent organic and is certified by the Italian certifying body CCPB. According to the company, it is free from parabens ...
Innovation 08.07.2010 - M&H provides on-the-go packaging for hair care... - CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com
ackaging supplier M&H Plastics has designed the packaging for the mini versions of the professional hair care range label.m. The 15 product range is now available in 60ml high density polyethylene size bottles, chosen from M&Hs standard range, and decorated with silver and gold ...
Innovation 06.07.2010 - Shrink-sleeve label helps launch ZUN energy drink - PackWorld.com
PETG label curves to the proprietary rocket-shaped PET bottle, which launched in the Denver area. The Fuzzee Bee Beverage Co. is employing packaging to help lift sales for its new brain-boosting energy drink ZUN (rhymes with moon). Specifically, the PET patent-protected rocket-shaped bottle ...
Innovation 05.07.2010 - Stylish Dispenser Complements New Hair Care Range - ThinkPackaging.com
Leading Finnish personal care manufacturer Lumene has selected the RS5 pump from Rieke Dispensing for new salon shampoos and conditioners produced under its Cutrin brand. The Cutrin ExpertISM and SENSITIViSM ranges offer a series of products that contain the best ingredients ...
Innovation July 2010 - Silicon valve dispensing tube systems - PackWorld.com
Available in 2 styles, the Pinpoint and Ribbontip. Each dispensing tip features medical-grade silicon tips and hygienic application. Provides gentle and precise product delivery while offering controlled dispensing and exact product cutoff. Designed for use in skincare, cosmetic ...
Innovation July 2010 - Cap-tivating Closures - BeautyPackaging.com
Closures take on many forms in the beauty business. A sun care brand may select a trigger sprayer to top its SPF formula. Shampoo is often squeezed through a plastic dispensing closure. And glassor glass-likestoppers might crown a luxurious bottle of fragrance. All of these examples ...
Innovation 30.06.2010 - More flexibility for shrink films - PackagingEurope.com
Launched onto the market three years ago, shrink films based on StyroluxÂŽ HS 70 have now become well-established in the European sleeve market. Compared to conventional mixtures of SBC (styrene butadiene block copolymer) and PS (polystyrene), this material stands out for its very high final ...
Innovation 29.06.2010 - Technicaps launches new Spray Bag - PremiumBeautyNews.com
Technicaps, a French firm specialized in the manufacture of parts in thermosetting resin to serve the higher end of the perfumery and cosmetic segment is launching a brand new, standard, cylindrical and refillable spray bag. This new product has a distinctive "old" and "modern" look thanks ...
Innovation 24.06.2010 - M&H Plastics introduces cost effective biodegradability - CosmeticBusiness.com
Philip Kingsley has become the first manufacturer to commercialise M&H Plastics new biodegradable product, designed for use in blow moulded HDPE and PP bottles, polyethylene tubes and PP moulded caps. The material is said to disintegrate in soil at a fraction of the normal ...
Innovation 22.06.2010 - Tea Forte Launches New Tea Mints in Creatively Shaped ... - PackagingDigest.com
Tea Forte continues to expand its mission to deliver the extraordinary health benefits of tea to the consumer in exciting, innovative ways with the introduction of MINTEAS, botanical based tea mints for a healthy lifestyle. Crafted with the highest quality organic Fair Trade Certified, teas, herbs ...
Innovation 23.06.2010 - World Wide Packagings Tube in a Tube scoops... - CosmeticsDesign.com
US-based World Wide Packaging (WWP) was awarded the Skin Care Packaging Design at this years Independent Cosmetics Manufacturers and Distributors Association (ICMAD) awards. The CITY Cosmetic Innovators of The Year awards took place on June 17 in New York, and a total of nine ...
Innovation 22.06.2010 - M&H Plastics - fresh and fruity - PackagingEurope.com
M&H Plastics has worked with Inline Health & Beauty to create an exciting range of childrens products called Anovia Kids. Inline Health & Beauty is dedicated to providing consumers with superior toiletry products at cost-effective prices and have worked with M&H Plastics. The Anovia Kids range is a fun ...
Innovation 16.06.2010 - HCT develops eco-friendly replacement... - CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com
Recycled and recyclable paperboard has replaced the plastic packaging of a number of make-up products from French cosmetics brand B Green. The original packaging for its eye shadow and face powder products were manufactured in plastic by HCT Packaging, which was then commissioned ...
Innovation 15.06.2010 - Double piston spray aerosol launched with eco-friendly... - CosmeticsDesign.com
The LinRoc Double Position Can System with Actuators is being launched onto the North American market through sales agent and distributor Brand Neue. The technology, which has been jointly developed by Scotland-based Rocep-Lusol and Germany-based Lindal Despenser, is described ...
Innovation 14.06.2010 - Dr. Pierre Ricaud opts for Lumsons packaging... - PremiumBeautyNews.com
Dr. Pierre Ricaud, a brand of the Yves Rocher group specialised in anti-aging cosmetics, has chosen the Italian company Lumson for the primary packaging and custom decorations of its new skincare Essence de BeautĂŠ Sublime Ă?lixir. Dr. Pierre Ricaud, has chosen to launch this new cometic ...
Innovation 08.06.2010 - PET bottle suits Statestrongs hand wash - PackWorld.com
Statestrong, Ltd., a United Kingdom-based manufacturer of personal care and household products, now markets a line of Flower Shop hand wash products in PET containers from Graham Packagings Chalgrove, U.K. plant. The 400-ml clear PET container reportedly is filled in six different varieties ...
Innovation 01.06.2010 - M&H creates packaging for Trevor Sorbie hair... - CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com
UK-based M&H Plastics has created the packaging for the new hair care range from Trevor Sorbie Professional. The Beautiful Hair collection aims to offer consumers a salon-level treatment at home, tapping into the trend for cheaper, at-home treatments that have gained momentum as consumer ...
Innovation 01.06.2010 - OekaBeautys new applicators designed to boost lip volume - CosmeticsDesign.com
New lip gloss applicators from OekaBeauty have been designed with reservoirs in the centre in order to hold and apply more product. The cosmetic packaging business segment of Germany-based OekaMetall launched three new lip gloss applicators and a mascara brush at the recent Luxe Pack ...
Innovation 01.06.2010 - Vitamin-enhanced water debuts in PET - PackWorld.com
This spring, Woodbury, NY-based AriZona Beverage Co. is introducing nationwide a line of four vitamin-enhanced waters in PET bottles injection blow-molded by Constar. AriZona says the 20.5-oz bottles use Constars DiamondClear oxygen-scavenging technology that protects the product within ...
Innovation June 2010 - Coup denvoi pour la premiere canette de biere a tres large... - EmballageDigest.fr
A loccasion de la coupe du monde de football (FIFA) qui sest dĂŠroulĂŠe en Afrique du Sud, South African Breweries (SAB) a proposĂŠ une canette dotĂŠe dune tres large ouverture puisque le couvercle se retire entierement : une premiere mondiale dans la canette, indique Crown European Division ...
Innovation June 2010 - Lobsession de la sĂŠcuritĂŠ se double de plus en plus de... - EmballageDigest.fr
Si les industries pharmaceutiques exigent de leurs fournisseurs des solutions toujours plus sures en terme de sĂŠcuritĂŠ du bouchage, elles sont de plus en plus en attente de systemes de dosage pratiques, favorisant le dĂŠveloppement de bouchons-doses, compte-gouttes et seringues ...
Innovation 28.05.2010 - High spirits at Label Apeel - PackagingEurope.com
Leicester based self adhesive labelling company Label Apeel has just completed a major new spirit brand labelling contract. The project was for the label development of BBHs / La FĂŠe LLPs new Premium Mainstream NV Absinthe Verte range, which is now being launched in the EU ...
Innovation 28.05.2010 - Lipstick maker chooses new Rexam Lips So Soft - PackagingEurope.com
The selection of the new Rexam Lips So Soft 11mm airtight lipstick launched this spring -- an advanced solution that represents the companys leadership in color cosmetics packaging - underscores the need for designs that can handle todays new softer, and complex, formulations ...
Innovation 28.05.2010 - Vive La DiffĂŠrence as French Company Chooses Thor - PackagingEurope.com
French food manufacturer Marco Polo Foods has selected RPC Containers Blackburns renowned Thor Pot to provide style and convenience for a new accompaniment to its Yedo Sushi brand. Already the No. 1 manufacturer of sushi in France, Yedo Sushi has recently been expanded with a range ...
Innovation 25.05.2010 - Aisapack targets cylindrical plastic bottle at wine market - PackagingNews.co.uk
Aisapack has launched a new lightweight plastic wine bottle called Inspiration at the London International Wine Fair. The Inspiration is manufactured from pre-printed, multi-layered film attached to a rigid moulded shoulder and bottom. A metal or plastic cap is added after filling ...
Innovation 20.05.2010 - RPC Bramlage rolls out more packaging for LOreal - CosmeticsDesign.com
RPC Bramlage has created packaging for a LOreal deodorant that allows the product to be stored upside down. According to the packaging manufacturer, in order for the Garnier Deodorant Mineral to be stored in this way, a crucial consideration is that the two-piece, injection moulded cap fits tightly ...
Innovation 20.05.2010 - MWV'S NoC Dip Tube patent approved in the US - CosmeticBusiness.com
Packaging specialist MWV has confirmed that patent application approval has been granted by the US Patent and Trademark Office for its NoC dip tube fragrance dispensing system. The dip tube is claimed to be virtually invisible to the consumer when featured in a fragrance bottle thanks ...
Innovation 19.05.2010 - Casa Rex Develops the Design for Omo Liquid Detergent... - PackageDesignMag.com
Casa Rex, a renowned Brazilian design house, has designed the packaging for Omo Total Ultra Concentrated, the first line of liquid laundry detergent to be launched in Turkey, for Unilevers global laundry team in London. Omo is the name for Persil in many countries around the globe ...
Innovation 17.05.2010 - Absolut launches bottle-shaped promotional pack - PremiumBeautyNews.com
Pernod Ricard's new Absolut Naturals range is being sold in trial size packs alongside the brand's original vodka as a promotion. The 70cl Absolut Vodka original is being sold with a 5cl Absolut Pears bottle from the Naturals range in a plastic pack shaped like an Absolut bottle. Consumers are able ...
Innovation 13.05.2010 - Zeller Plastik UKs Valve Design Dispenses Heinz... - PackagingEurope.com
Zeller Plastik UK has launched a new lightweight hinged flip-top dispensing closure with a specially designed silicone valve to suit condiment products with vegetable particles. Available with a plain top as a standard product for the food market, the new 38-400 polypropylene closure has the dual ...
Innovation 13.05.2010 - AriZona Iced Tea bottle provides refreshing carbon footprint - PackWorld.com
AriZona Iced Tea gains that improved carbon footprint from Graham Packagings new Slingshot proprietary lightweight barrier PET bottle, which is currently being introduced in markets across the country as an upgrade for the AriZona Iced Tea 16-oz bottle. Graham Packaging says the Slingshot ...
Innovation 12.05.2010 - Elastic Water could replace plastics - Plastech.biz
Japanese scientists have created "elastic water." Developed at the Tokyo University, the new material consists 95% of water with an added two grams of clay and organic material. The resulting substance resembles jelly, but is extremely elastic and transparent. The invention was ...
Innovation 05.05.2010 - Food Packaging: Polaner uses packaging to boost... - PackagingDigest.com
B&G Foods Inc. uses glass packaging with striking black twist closures to attract health-conscious consumers to its new line of Polaner Fancy Fruit with Fiber All Natural Fruit Spreads. The closures, which are supplied by CROWN Closures Americas, a business unit of Crown Holdings Inc. ...
Innovation 05.05.2010 - Rescue Water's panel-free PET bottles offer glass-like... - PackagingDigest.com
AriZona Beverage Company's debuts Rescue Water, its new line of functional beverages, in high-tech, high-touch PET bottles supplied by Constar. As a hot-fill beverage, Rescue Water required a bottle that can withstand the high temperatures and pressures of processing. Beverage makers ...
Innovation 05.05.2010 - Beverage packaging: Sainsbury expands support... - PackagingDigest.com
In a move that furthers its support of the milk-bag packaging, Sainsbury's has rolled out RPC Containers JUGIT system to all UK stores for milk products from supplier Dairy Crest. "Sainsbury's has been immensely supportive of the milk bag initiative throughout the project, seeing the environmental ...
Innovation 05.05.2010 - Arbonne International Partners with Fusion ... - PackagingDesignMag.com
Arbonne International, one of the worlds largest direct sellers of quality skincare and color cosmetics, has reformulated and repackaged their liquid foundation and makeup primer. Fusion Packaging was chosen to upgrade the packages from traditional glass containers to airless acrylic bottles ...
Innovation 03.05.2010 - Shrink film labels - HealthcarePackaging.com
Light-blocking, opaque PETG-HY labels block up to 99% of visible and UV light to safeguard and extend product shelf life, efficacy, and nutritional value, for nutraceuticals, vitamin waters, supplements, and other light-sensitive packaged products, decorative, promotional 360° color graphics ...
Innovation 30.04.2010 - A bio-plastic from wood fibers - EmballageDigest.fr
CGL Pack has developed a complex combination of wood fibres and PP. This new material Polywood ÂŽ combines the environmental benefits of bio-sourced and technical advantages of conventional polymers fossil. It has the same specifications in terms of machinability, strength, barrier ...
Innovation 23.04.2010 - Bericap introduces new light weight 38 mm closure - Plastech.biz
In order to supply current customers with a cost efficient closure solution, BERICAP re-designed its SK 38/16 LC 2-start closure, which enables to save ~15% of resin compared to its predecessor. The closure has got a slit interbead band with vent slot design. Furthermore it is suitable ...
Innovation 22.04.2010 - MĂźller Italy: With GIZEH Elegance on the Shelves - Plastech.biz
The premium line Crema di Yogurt from MĂźller Milch dairy has a new look. The premium yogurt can now be found on supermarket shelves throughout Italy in a high-quality decorated plastic cup from GIZEH. The new packaging involves a thermal-formed 500 gram round cup from GIZEH. The new ...
Innovation 21.04.2010 - Norwegian milk tastier, easier on environment... - ThinkPackaging.com
By improving the quality of the light barrier, we were able to minimise the risk of off-flavours and spoilage," says TINE Dairy Cooperative engineer Ragnar Solgaard. "For consumers, flavour means everything." TINE, Norway's largest dairy group, was experiencing problems with shelf life ...
Innovation 21.04.2010 - 'Crema Di Balsamico' For More Convenience - ThinkPackaging.com
RPC Kutenholz has developed a customer-owned 150 ml bottle for Fuchs GewĂźrze GmbH & Co. KG, Dissen. The elegant squeezeable bottle combines a rigid base to stand out with easy handling and comfortable dosing. The bottle is branded under the well-known delicacies brand Kattus ...
Innovation 19.04.2010 - Market Focus on Perfumes & Cosmetics - PackagingEurope.com
The beauty industry represents the highest value market among the main consumer packaging segments, thanks to the importance of image in product differentiation and the particular demands of protecting and dispensing / presenting the contents. Two industry insiders share with Packaging ...
Innovation 16.04.2010 - Curtis Print & Packaging creates cartons for fertility aid - PackagingNews.co.uk
Curtis Print & Packaging has produced the packaging for an organic lubricant using FSC-certified cardboard and vegetable-based inks. Yes Pure Intimacy's Yes Baby lubricant is designed to help a healthy conception and comes with ovulation test strips to identify a woman's most fertile days ...
Innovation 12.04.2010 - LOccitane debuts peony-inspired makeup line - PackageDesignMag.com
The French beauty brand has launched at the beginning of April, a peony-inspired makeup line, a flower which is a sensuality and beauty symbol in the Mediterranean area. For the development, the brand partnered with cosmetic packaging manufacturer and supplier HCT and others ...
Innovation 07.04.2010 - Amcor Collaborates with R&D/Leverage for Innovative... - PackageDesignMag.com
Bausch + Lomb, the global eye health company, has unveiled a major packaging innovation into the lens care market. B+L has replaced the traditional white HDPE bottle with a clear PET container. This launch is an important paradigm shift in lens care packaging driven by consumer demand ...
Innovation 07.04.2010 - unveils delicious retail brand for Shells dynamic new food... - PackagingEurope.com
Deli2go is ready to go. Shell, one of the UKs biggest purveyors of sandwiches, is rolling out a fresh food and drink brand, Deli2go, designed by Blue Marlin. The brand will be rolled out across 550 Shell operated forecourts across in the UK. Shell is determined to offer motorists top quality ...
Innovation 05.04.2010 - Eternelle : perfuming is an art - PremiumBeautyNews.com
The new balloon pump atomizer by Aptar beauty+home, that will be presented as a preview at Cosmoprof Bologna, gives luxury perfumes the pleasure of reviving the tradition of a timeless gesture. Indeed, this perfume atomizer, which is apparently ery traditional, brings the assurance ...
Innovation 01.04.2010 - Curtis gives Nude Skincare's eco-credentials... - CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com
Natural beauty brand Nude Skincare has opted for biodegradable secondary packaging from Curtis Print and Packaging in order to further reduce its ecological footprint. The brand has replaced its previously used biodegr cornstarch sleeves with Curtis biodegradable cartons made ...
Innovation April 2010 - Heavy Metal - BeautyPackaging.com
From prestige to mass and masstige, metal's weighty form and appealing attributes add both real and perceived value to beauty products. By Steve Katz, Associate Editor - As a packaging material for beauty products, metal is versatile. It allows brands to go in a number of directions within ...
Innovation April 2010 - New Manufacturing Filling Technology - BeautyPackaging.com
World Wide Packaging Inc. has announced a partnership with Nu-World Beauty to introduce what they call a revolutionary new Tube in a Tube manufacturing filling technology. For this partnership, World Wide has developed 50mm outer tubes with 35mm inner tubes, in addition to 19mm outer tubes ...
Innovation 30.03.2010 - New valve closure - EmballageDigest.fr
Plasticum introduced a new closure with the MaxiDose technology, especially designed for Food applications (honey, marmalade, chocolate pasta, syrup). Unique about the MaxiDose Oval snap-on 25 closure is its design. The finger recess area offers an easy opening of the lid with just one hand ...
Innovation 29.03.2010 - Massaging Over Cap - PackMeeting.com
Unicom International Ltd widens its offer with Massaging Over Cap which is compatible with the airless dispensers, model MACRO OVAL 75, 100, 150, 200 ml. These massaging rollers can also be used in conjunction with another existing packaging through processing of the bottom part ...
Innovation 26.03.2010 - Refill packaging promises eco savings while retaining... - CosmeticsDesign.com
Retaining the glamorous feel of the product while making environmental and financial savings is the aim behind a new packaging concept, Twistub. The package comes in two parts, a dispenser and a refill pack (Twispak). Twisting the base of the pot dispenses a precise amount of the cream ...
Innovation 24.03.2010 - JohnsonDiversey Puts Trust In Rieke RS3 Dispenser - ThinkPackaging.com
JohnsonDiversey UK has turned to Rieke Dispensing for the hygienic, accurate and reliable dispensing of their Triple C system, a range of hospital specific solutions under the company's Soft Care brand. The Soft Care Triple C system utilises four great formulations, combined ...
Innovation 19.03.2010 - Worldwide first - Bio soap wrapped in fully compostable... - PackagingEurope.com
Umbria Olii International introduces a worldwide first - compostable soap wrapping. This bio-film is based on FKuRs Bio-FlexÂŽ and is used for the packaging of Ecolive laundry soap. Umbria Olii International Ecolive laundry soap is made from 100% natural olive oil. In order to emphasize ...
Innovation 18.03.2010 - Measuring Cap Gives Slug Bait a Fresh Dose - ThinkPackaging.com
RPC Containers UKSC and Market Rasen have joined forces to provide Bayer Garden with a pack solution for Slug Bait that includes a new bespoke measuring cap developed to prevent overdosing. Slug Bait was launched by Bayer Garden in response to consumers' desire for an organic ...
Innovation 18.03.2010 - Chadwicks breathes new life into sleeves for R2 sports ... - PackagingEurope.com
Chadwicks has created a striking new shrink sleeve to give R2 Hypotonic Recovery sports drink a fresh lease of life. Snowball Holdings Ltd needed a shrink sleeve for the R2 Hypotonic Recovery drink, a premium product that rehydrates twice as fast as water. It appointed Chadwicks after being ...
Innovation 16.03.2010 - Aluminium bottles for leading festive drink ... - PackagingEurope.com
The Kidibul premium range of festive drinks for children, produced by Stassen in Belgium, is now presented in an elegant 25 cl aluminium bottle. The sparkling fruit juice without alcohol requires a premium pack for distinctive shelf presence. Bottles are printed in High Definition offset with ...
Innovation 05.03.2010 - Neopac adds new closure to range of Polyfoil... - CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com
Switzerland-based tube manufacturer Neopac has expanded its range of Polyfoil tubes with the new Ribbontip closure from Seaquist Closures. According to Neopac, the wide-shaped closure combines even product distribution with streamlined dispensing, and is suitable for a variety of skin care ...
Innovation 04.03.2010 - Boots relaunches Therapy range with help of RPC... - CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com
RPC Group has designed packaging for the relaunch of the Therapy range from British pharmacy chain Boots. According to Boots, the packaging redesign was intended to better communicate the therapeutic qualities of the range. The curved design of the Bath Soak bottle was manufactured ...
Innovation March 2010 - Two new decoration techniques by Pochet - PremiumBeautyNews.com
Eager to carry on innovation, Pochet is launching to new glass decoration techniques: - a technique to give a metallic aspect to the glass through pulverisation, and offering a large selection of shades and with hydro soluble lacquers the Speed Picture, a printing technology that allows the reproduction ...
Innovation March 2010 - Good to the Last Drop - BeautyPackaging.com
Airless packaging is on the rise, and its no wonder. Not only does it protect formulations from air, it dispenses nearly 100% of the product. And the further good news: New options are making it more cost-effective than ever. Airless packaging has a lot to offer. For starters, it provides brand owners ...
Innovation March 2010 - Blisters optimize barrier - EmballageDigest.fr
Still more brilliant and constantly improved with complex multilayer, pharmaceutical blisters provide better barrier protection (humidity, gas, oxygen, lightâ?Ś) and improved anti-counterfeiting security systems (UV marking inks, holograms, embossingâ?Ś). KlĂśckner Pentaplast introduces ...
Innovation 25.02.2010 - Plasticum presents Jessica, a new insertless spray... - PackagingEurope.com
Horizontal spray actuator Jessica is the latest in the range of Plasticums spray products with Insertless Spray (IS) technology. With its elegant appearance it extends the existing ecological and cost effective IS range. Jessica has been developed based on the latest customer requirements ...
Innovation 24.02.2010 - Royston Labels uses easyFairs to demonstrate its 'flag'... - PackagingNews.co.uk
Royston Labels is exhibiting its newly developed 'flag' labels at this week's easyFairs Packaging Innovations event. The Hertfordshire-based labelling specialist is launching what it claims is a unique concept, which uses the firm's Wrapeel' technology - a peel and reseal' form of labelling ...
Innovation 23.02.2010 - Green skincare range chooses Vetroplas pack - PackagingNews.co.uk
Yin Yang skincare products has chosen packaging with a low environmental impact from Vetroplas in response to consumer demands for green packaging. The London-based cosmetics company, which originated from 1970s Carnaby Street store Cranks, chose a Nina Airless Pack from ...
Innovation 23.02.2010 - Velox named European distributor of SK Chemicals'... - CosmeticDesign-Europe.com
Germany-based raw materials distributor, Velox, has entered into an agreement with Korean chemicals provider SK Chemicals to distribute its Skygreen product portfolio in Europe. The distribution agreement, which was established at the beginning of the year, concerns all ...
Innovation 19.02.2010 - Graham Packaging produces 400ml PET bottle... - PackagingNews.co.uk
Graham Packaging's UK plant has produced a 400ml PET bottle for a range of handwash products that will be sold in more than 40 countries. Personal care and household product firm Statestrong wanted to reduce the size of its bottles by a fifth and Graham's Chalgrove plant created ...
Innovation 16.02.2010 - Promens launches eco version of luxury cosmetics... - CosmeticDesign-Europe.com
Packaging supplier Promens has released an eco version of its luxury Crystal range of cosmetics jars. The Crystal containers have been designed with thick walls to give a luxury effect; Promens' Eco version strives for the same effect but with thinner walls and therefore less material use ...
Innovation 12.02.2010 - A marking from inside the glass! - PremiumBeautyNews.com
Trackinside S.A., a company specialized in the marking of transparent materials for the traceability and the anti-counterfeiting market presents the Naginels: a patented technology, using a femto-second laser, making it possible to carry out the marking of diffractive codes inside ...
Innovation 09.02.2010 - Wine bottle container - PackagingDigest.com
Rose Plastics new Wine Box is designed to keep wine bottles visibly displayed while keeping them protected and secure. The Wine Box features a stylish appearance with functional components for shipping and storage. The bottle is in full view when placed in the Wine Box. Its secured ...
Innovation 09.02.2010 - Annayake chooses Rexams Nea pump for its... - CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com
Personal care provider Annayake has selected Rexam Personal Cares Nea lotion pump for use with its Blanc Japan Whitening Serum. The elastomer- and metal-free pump features a glass ball fitted within the mechanism, which eliminate formula discolouration, according to Rexam. Designed ...
Innovation 08.02.2010 - Beverage cans appeal with detailed high-resolution graphics - PackagingDigest.com
International cafĂŠ chain Pret A Manger has relaunched its range of Pure Pret sparkling fresh juices in a visually appealing beverage can from Crown Holdings Inc. Pret A Manger, which specializes in freshly prepared, natural products, aimed to create new packaging that would reflect its brand ...
Innovation 04.02.2010 - Size variety helps attracting customers, says MegaPlast - PremiumBeautyNews.com
Airless dispenser supplier MegaPlast has added new sizes to its Mezzo and Micro top-fill lines. The German company introduced 20ml and 40ml sizes to its Micro line of dispensers, which has a dosing of 0.3ml. This brings the number of sizes in the range up to five, including the already existing ...
Innovation 03.02.2010 - Barrier film for unit-dose and sample packages launched - CosmeticDesign.com
Ampac Flexibles, the flexible packaging division of Ampac Packaging, has launched a film for samples and unit-dose packages that promises good barrier functions and superior efficiency. The product, the Apex 7862 Barrier Tube Film, is a coextruded film that can have between seven ...
Innovation 28.01.2010 - Alpha Packaging adds to range of PET bottles - CosmeticsDesign.com
Alpha Packaging, a supplier of plastic bottles and jars for the Personal Care market, has introduced a 32-ounce narrow-neck bottle to its range of PET bottles. These new, larger size bottles are made using a 2-stage blow molding process whereby Alpha manufactures both the preform ...
Innovation 28.01.2010 - VPI relies on eco-design and innovation - PremiumBeautyNews.com
VPI broadens its offer with new eco-friendly and cost-effective products. Gilles Pauget, President of VPI unveiled during the 2010 PCD tradeshow, a new line of R'PET caps designed for the cosmetics and perfumery sector. The launch of the new line of RPET caps for perfume llustrates ...
Innovation 22.01.2010 - M&H supplies packaging for new Mothercare range - CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com
M&H has developed a completely new range of packaging for the updated Mothercare All We Know baby toiletries range. The packaging was developed in conjunction with design house Pentagram, to create a range of custom-made flip-top caps and overcaps made from PET and HDPE ...
Innovation 22.01.2010 - Bramlage-Wiko creates roll-on applicator ... - CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com
Cosmetics giant LOreal has partnered with packaging supplier Bramlage-Wiko in the development of a roll-on applicator to combat cellulite. The Cellulite Crusher Roll-On is the latest skincare innovation from LOreal Garnier, and forms part of the Skin Naturals bodytonic range ...
Innovation 21.01.2010 - Rexam delivers a squeezable solution to kids' bath times - CosmeticsBusiness.com
Cosrich Group has selected Rexam's EZi squeeze operated foamer for its boys and girls' foaming body soaps. "We are positioning these licensed products... as 'bath graffiti sets' that let kids 'write' on shower tiles with the soap," says Cosrich purchasing director Kitty Nipar. The EZi is non-drip ...
Innovation 21.01.2010 - Graham Packaging makes PET containers for swine flu gels - PackagingNews.co.uk
Graham Packaging is targeting anti-bacterial product manufacturers in the UK with a new PET bottle mould for gels and sprays. The government's 'Catch it, Bin it' campaign has led to an increased use of antibacterial products, both for personal use and at the entrances to public buildings ...
Innovation 18.01.2010 - LyondellBasell launches PET-alternative for cosmetics ... - PremiumBeautyNews.com LyondellBasell Industries is launching a new polypropylene-based, high-clarity copolymer for potential use in extrusion and injection blow moulding applications that require glass-like clarity. The Rotterdam-based polymers producer as developed a new resin that could be a valuable alternative ...
Innovation 13.01.2010 - The Maesa Group Developed Specific Type... - PackageDesignMag.com This special bottle and cap for Marionnaud's new range of bath products has been designed and produced by the Maesa group, based on an idea that originally came from Marionnaud. This PET bottle, developed by the group's partners ...
Innovation 13.01.2010 - Alcan Packaging Beauty Creates Striking, Functional... - PackageDesignMag.com
With a co-polyester cap and a metalized ABS base, Maybelline's the Color Sensational lipstick line sublimely combines elegance, gloss, and subtle lines in a modern, intriguing design. The pack is produced in four colors ...
Innovation 12.01.2010 - New bottle range launched by M&H for pair products - CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com
Packaging supplier M&H Plastics has launched a new Adagio range comprising a bottle and a tottle. A tottle is the upside down bottle with the cap at the base often used for conditioners in the shampoo and conditioner ranges. Although the bottles can be used separately, Vicki John marketing ...
Innovation 06.01.2010 - Keystone introduces Key-PakÂŽ blister card - PackWorld.com
Keystone Folding Box Co.'s Key-Pak is a traditional fold-over, heat-seal blister card which has been protocol tested and approved to be F=1 child-resistant (the highest rating from the US Consumer Product Safety Commission). Because Key-Pak is senior-friendly it makes it easier ...
Innovation 06.01.2010 - Qosmedix expands range of professional beauty applicators - CosmeticsDesign.com
LyondellBasell Industries is launching a new polypropylene-based, high-clarity copolymer for potential use in extrusion and injection blow moulding applications that require glass-like clarity. The Rotterdam-based polymers producer ...
Innovation 06.01.2010 - New Baby Care Bottle Makes A Splash - ThinkPackaging.com
Beiersdorf has chosen RPC Kutenholz as its partner for the development and supply of an enhanced version of its 500 ml bottle for Nivea Baby. The range's high-quality skin care products have been developed in cooperation with both dermatologists and paediatricians. Thanks to the new ...
Innovation January 2010 - Steam valve for home-heated foods - PackWorld.com
The steam valve system uses a proprietary design that provides a hermetic seal when applied over a pre-cut hole in flexible packaging or lidding film. During the cooking process, the valve opens at a predetermined temperature and allows steam to escape by exposing the structures ...
Innovation 01.12.2009 - Rexam Provides Pump for Custo Barcelona Fragrance - BeautyPackaging.com
Custo Barcelona, Spains elite international fashion house renowned for its bold, bright, geometric designs, selected Rexams clear, neutral SP7 fragrance pumpfor its new Custo Man fragrance, now in global rollout. The Rexam SP7 pump ...
Innovation 26.11.2009 - Milliken: new clarifying agent for transparent PP containers - Cossma.com
The market for very clear thick-walled bottles and jars that has remained largely untapped by polypropylene is now opening up as the result of a cooperative project between Milliken Chemical, market leader for clarifying agents for ...
Innovation 31.10.2009 - A box without visible joint closure - EmballageDigest.fr
For the Gap brand, DAPY developed and produced a box in which the PS specificity lies in its construction, in the shape of "U". Once the lid and base assembled, the closure of the cabinet is completely invisible. The basic U-shaped crystal is ...
Innovation 22.08.2009 - One piece flip top closure by C+N Packaging - PremiumBeautyNews.com
C+N Packaging, a supplier of rigid plastic packaging components with manufacturing facilities in the US and Poland, is launching FirstClick, a patent pending flip top closure that is moulded in one piece, adding significant cost ...
Innovation 20.08.2009 - The actuator closing insert - PackMeeting.com
MEGAPLAST GmbH company, airless dispensers manufacturer, has recently introduced a new model of the actuator closing insert with reference number 2703 suitable for the airless actuator A30-15. This closing insert in the orifice ...
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