The labeling channel includes labeling machinery, pressure-sensitive labels, spot labels, tamper-evident labels, print-and-apply labels, shrink sleeve labels, packaging inserts, print-and-apply applicators, shrink sleeve equipment and much more.
posted by Jack Mans, May 16, 2013FDA has issued an avalanche of warning letters in the last year to food manufacturers that made claims for their products that exceeded what FDA considered to be appropriate. More
Posted by Lisa McTigue Pierce, Executive Editor, May 15, 2013The Food Journal provides an in-depth analysis of the use of "All Natural" claims on food and beverage packaging. More
by Lisa McTigue Pierce, Executive Editor, May 15, 2013The campaign is designed to help Coca-Cola engage directly with its consumers in 32 countries. It substitutes the iconic Coca-Cola logo on bottles of Coca-Cola, Coca-Cola light and Coca-Cola Zero with 150 of the most popular first names, nicknames and terms of affection in each country. More
Edited by Lisa McTigue Pierce, Executive Editor, May 10, 2013Leading dairy producer Arla Foods found a winning recipe for its Lurpak Spreadables packaging. An elegant silver package helps convey the premium quality of the Danish made product while also protecting the product from the lights of the supermarket. More
Lisa McTigue Pierce, Executive Editor, May 1, 2013Challenges such as cutting through the retail clutter, the growth of e-commerce and sustainability spur the world's largest retailer to maximize packaging for its private brands, its vendors and the world. More
Posted by Lisa McTigue Pierce, Executive Editor, May 6, 2013The new FX1000 Matrix Removal System, used in conjunction with the CX1000 color label printer, automates waste label matrix removal, slitting and rewinding to finished rolls and expedites color label roll preparation. More
Posted by Lisa McTigue Pierce, Executive Editor, May 6, 2013The company installed a new labeling system to label poultry vaccine products in a range of glass and plastic vials, from 3 to 50ml, at a speed of up to 250 containers per minute. More
Anne Bedarf, senior manager, GreenBlue Sustainable Packaging Coalition, May 1, 2013The Sustainable Packaging Coalition released the Soft Launch Report for its How2Recycle Label, which verifies the Label is understood by consumers, leads consumers to action, elicits positive impressions of products and companies, and meets Federal Trade Commission requirements. More
Posted by Rick Lingle, Technical Editor, May 2, 2013The color-based Colorbit coding solution, comprised of colored cells arranged in a continuous configuration, allows users to read hundreds of codes in less than one second using a web cam or smartphone. More
Posted by Lisa McTigue Pierce, Executive Editor, May 1, 2013Europe's leading vegetable canner has launched the next generation of food can. Its sidewalls have been reduced by 43 percent. Also, for the first time in food canning, the company is using nitrogen dosing to provide rigidity so the typical beading can be removed. The smooth can surface allows for premium label application or direct printing. More
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