August 2020

31
Aug

7 Things to Consider When Using a Medical Device Contract Packager

While economics often factor into the decision to enlist a contract packager, there are several other aspects medical device companies must consider. …

27
Aug

A Beverage First: Wellness Shots Bottled in Biodegradable PET

So Good So You brand introduces biodegradable plastic bottles made of PET that are also recyclable. …

27
Aug

Colorfully Unique Special Effects for Plastic Packaging

Penn Color’s penneffex packaging variations for PET packaging engage consumers using matte, brushed metal, frost, metallic, luster, and bubble finishes. …

26
Aug

Trusted Data Advisor: 3 Digital Collaboration Trends That Are Changing the Way Ag Retailers Do Business

Article from CropLife

As a Senior Account Executive for Agworld, talking with growers as well as ag retailers about data collection, data sharing, digital collaboration, and information visualization is something I do every day.
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25
Aug

Safe, No-Contact Robot Easily Handles Order Fulfillment

More end users are exploring and setting up automated direct-to-consumer ecommerce operations. …

24
Aug

Plastic Can-Rings Make Bid to Enter Circular Economy

Plastic can-rings supplier Hi-Cone announced the launch of the RingRecycleMe program in partnership with recycling technology company Avangard Innovative to put can rings in a recycled production loop and keep them out of landfills and the environment. …

20
Aug

In-the-Field Packaging Stories: My First Plant Visit

Several decades of in-plant visits began at a Borden snacks plant in the heartland of America around 1985. …

19
Aug

New Labeler Anticipates Mega-Production of COVID-19 Vaccine

Once vaccines for the COVID-19 virus are approved, the race to market will be hectic. Pharmaceutical companies need to prepare in advance for the upcoming automation requirements of manufacturing and packaging. …

18
Aug

The Perilous Pitfalls of Poor Packaging

Senior, former nurse, and packaging critic Hannah Boulton is mad as hell and not going to put up with badly designed packages anymore. Here’s what she’s doing about it. …

18
Aug

Packaging Fail: The Double Typo Box

One typo printed in big letters on a product’s primary package is bad enough, but two? That’s downright egregious. …