Horizontal cartoner: Product of the Day

Today’s packagers are looking for their machinery to do more and more and request, if not require, machinery builders to make improvements to increase...

Pringles Organ

Artists make music with cans of Pringles

Talk about taking your packaging to the next level. These cans sing! What could you create if you had unlimited access to Pringles crisps and cans? That’s the...

Unitronics

Unitronics

Since 1989, Unitronics, a unique leading company with international presence, has three principal fields of activity, which are implemented by three business...

VELTEKO

VELTEKO

We are a European manufacturer of high-tech vertical packaging machines that are proactively engineered so each individual customer around the world is...

Plan ahead: Can your packaging keep up?

You’ve probably seen the sign before which reads: “Plan Ahead”. Of course, the sign has a little ‘d’ squeezed in at the end because there wasn’t room. I’m also...

Unit Pack Company, Inc.

Unit Pack Company, Inc.

Unit Pack was founded in 1964 when Ernest Loesser Sr., completed the first single dose packaging production line. Today we are a leading producer of single...

Wrap-around label applicator: Product of the day

Recently introduced at SouthPack in Charlotte, N.C., the Geset 121 label applicator is a cost-effective alternative to low-volume wrap-around bottle labeling...

Satisfied with printed electronics so far?

Hollywood often tells us how much a movie cost to make so we’ll be suitably impressed with the studio’s commitment to totally wow us. So I was amazed to learn...

Press checks: The truth about 'printing by the numbers'

When a print rep tells you they print “by the numbers” and you won’t need to press check the job…beware. It’s not true, and I’ll tell you why. The numbers are...

FDA package design cues: Beverage…or a dietary supplement?

The size, shape, color and design of a package are among the factors that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) uses to determine if a beverage is a...

Popular beauty care line gets sustainable aerosol packaging

Henkel's beauty care brand, Fa, has enlisted the help of Ball Corp. to launch a lighter weight industrial aluminum aerosol can to the marketplace. Ball...

PAC NEXT’s take on new EPR packaging study

In this Packaging Digest exclusive, PAC NEXT identifies takeaways and surprises in the new, multi-continent Extended Producer Responsibility study the...