Clamshells and Thermoformed Containers

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Through a mandate for compostable serviceware and diversion goals for food waste, France has provided an important incubator for compostable packaging innovation and a captive audience to purchase the product.

 


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Think choosing between Hillary or Donald is the biggest decision to make in early November? Packaging professionals will face another election—selecting which clamshell package design is the easiest to open.


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Dordan has over 50 years experience designing and manufacturing custom thermoformed product and packaging solutions, like plastic clamshells, blisters, trays and thermoformed components.


Company

Anchor Packaging is a  leading manufacturer of rigid plastic thermoformed containers for takeout foods and flexible PVC cling films used by restaurants, supermarkets, convenience stores and food processors.


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A “Then & Now” comparison of sustainable packaging materials for thermoforming applications demonstrates the shift from an interest in biodegradation to an emphasis on performance.

 


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Meeting the specific packaging needs of the healthcare market requires paying attention to key issues, such as validation; dosing and dispensing control; and clean, accurate and flexible production.


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Finite elemental analysis and customer input helped guide the novel packaging developed for Medtronic’s latest generation of TAVI heart catheters that cut operating room labor by half.

 


Company

Brookdale Plastics provides high quality custom thermoformed packaging solutions for a variety of industries.


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Billed as one way to alleviating wrap rage, PopPack creates an air bubble in the seal of a flexible or semi-rigid package.


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Optimized vial trays, a new kind of blister that’s relockable, an easier-tear film, a dosing tap, an optimized MAP package and an improved retail-ready case appear in this 6-item Slideshow Gallery that provides a snapshot look


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This week at Pack Expo East, David Macfie of Cimquest provided an overview and update of 3D printing technology, citing companies including The Dial Corp. and Silgan Plastics that were using it for packaging.


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New York City now tops the growing list of major U.S. cities from Albany to San Francisco that have banned expanded polystyrene (EPS) packaging.

 


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The inventive InformaGrip adds comfort, value and product differentiation for industrial products like paint cans and other packaging in markets including food and pharmaceuticals.

 


Through a mandate for compostable serviceware and diversion goals for food waste, France has provided an important incubator for compostable packaging innovation and a captive audience to purchase the product.

 

France entered into a...


Think choosing between Hillary or Donald is the biggest decision to make in early November? Packaging professionals will face another election—selecting which clamshell package design is the easiest to open.

An interactive exhibit at the...


A “Then & Now” comparison of sustainable packaging materials for thermoforming applications demonstrates the shift from an interest in biodegradation to an emphasis on performance.

 

During the Wild Wild West of bioplastics—this...


Meeting the specific packaging needs of the healthcare market requires paying attention to key issues, such as validation; dosing and dispensing control; and clean, accurate and flexible production.

Here are five new products that attendees...


Finite elemental analysis and customer input helped guide the novel packaging developed for Medtronic’s latest generation of TAVI heart catheters that cut operating room labor by half.

 

The award-winning EnVeoR Transcatheter Aortic...


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...


Optimized vial trays, a new kind of blister that’s relockable, an easier-tear film, a dosing tap, an optimized MAP package and an improved retail-ready case appear in this 6-item Slideshow Gallery that provides a snapshot look at a late wintertime...


This week at Pack Expo East, David Macfie of Cimquest provided an overview and update of 3D printing technology, citing companies including The Dial Corp. and Silgan Plastics that were using it for packaging.

“By noon today, everyone in this...


New York City now tops the growing list of major U.S. cities from Albany to San Francisco that have banned expanded polystyrene (EPS) packaging.

 

New York City mayor Bill de Blasio announced last Thursday a citywide ban on EPS foam...


The inventive InformaGrip adds comfort, value and product differentiation for industrial products like paint cans and other packaging in markets including food and pharmaceuticals.

 

Industrial designer and Preddis LLC founder Michael...


Multilayer laminates and compostable plastics head the list of the Top 10 packaging recycling challenges for a Material Recovery Facility that’s the topic of a new white paper from PAC Next. The executive director responds to the results of the...


Take a visual tour of 8 packaging innovation “goodies” from Pack Expo that include a new TE trayed meal debuting at 7-Eleven, a small snack pack that folds out for serving, 3-D printed and mated jars that screw apart, a bottle so slippery that it...


Introduced at Pack Expo, Sealed Air’s Cryovac Modified Atmosphere Packaging (MAP) technology traps oxygen as a new way to dramatically extend shelf life for premium and specialty baked goods.

 

Oxygen absorbers have been used for years...


The Snapsil easy-open thermoformed container enables a controlled product release for a variety of unit-dose and single-serve products including foods, beverages, personal care, healthcare and household products.

 

Snapsil semi-rigid...


Back in April, The Institute of Packaging Professionals (IoPP), one of the most prestigious packaging awards competition in North America, announced the winners of the 2014 AmeriStar Package Awards Competition.

Judges assessed and...


Since 1988, the Computer Designs Custom Thermoforming team has been providing high tech and aesthetic thermoform packaging that optimally protects precision instruments and implants in sterile, safe, and easily accessible arrangements. The company...


Whatever your packaging goal, we'll help you achieve it. Working with Placon means collaborating with a team of experienced individuals who genuinely care about the total protection, profitability and ultimate success of your packaging project....


Peter Green, the inventor of the rotary blisterpack seal unit, was the pioneer and originator of blister packaging. He spent countless hours perfecting the chemical relationship between board and P.V.C.

Originally, blister packaging was...


We create unique, alluring and personalized packaging that builds an emotional connection with your customer. Our in-house design team is integrated into our package creation process to accelerate the delivery of your product to the marketplace....


Since 1948, T.O. Plastics has been designing and manufacturing quality thermoformed products and packaging solutions for the medical, industrial, consumer, food, electronics and horticulture industries.

Whether you are looking for...


Since its founding in 1961, Transparent Container has grown to be a leading resource for visual packaging solutions Including: Blister Packaging, Clear/Printed Folding Cartons and Custom Thermoformed Packaging. The company has distinguished itself...


Bryan Manufacturing has provided quality custom thermoforming to businesses and industries throughout The United States and Mexico since 1958.

As you may or may not have heard, in January of 2011, Accutech Packaging purchased the assets of...


Anchor Packaging is a  leading manufacturer of rigid plastic thermoformed containers for takeout foods and flexible PVC cling films used by restaurants, supermarkets, convenience stores and food processors. Hinged black base/clear lid containers...


At Placon, our main concern is our customers’ satisfaction and profitability. For over 45 years we’ve been successfully combining experience, new materials and technology to deliver above our customers’ expectations, ensuring satisfaction and...


Brookdale Plastics provides high quality custom thermoformed packaging solutions for a variety of industries. With an award winning in-house design team, tool room, and class 100,000 clean room our goal is to complete your project in the most time...


Your Partner in Thermoformed Plastic Solutions
With over 30 years of experience and service, CAPCO Plastics demonstrates excellence and quality in providing solutions for your plastic packaging needs. From blisters, to...


With many years of experience, the team at CP Formplast has earned a great deal of insight which contributes to the growth of the company. Our plant measuring 50 000 square feet is located on the island of Montreal and we currently employ about 50...


Founded in 1967, Display Pack is a company known for its commitment to finding a solution for every customer's unique need. A privately owned manufacturer of consumer packaging with production facilities in California and Michigan, we offer Single...


Dordan has over 50 years experience designing and manufacturing custom thermoformed product and packaging solutions, like plastic clamshells, blisters, trays and thermoformed components. Dordan is a full service thermoform supplier, offering all...

Wednesday, February 1, 2017 to Thursday, February 2, 2017

At Pharmapack Europe 2017, find hundreds of packaging solutions and drug delivery technology suppliers that serve the pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical and veterinary markets.

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 to Thursday, February 9, 2017

At WestPack 2017, find new technologies to help accelerate your packaging projects. WestPack is one of five co-located events comprising North America's largest annual manufacturing event.

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 to Thursday, February 9, 2017

At MD&M West 2017, connect to the inspiration, partnerships and technologies that drive innovation in medical device packaging. Join us at the world’s largest medtech manufacturing event.

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 to Thursday, February 9, 2017

At ATX West 2017, immerse yourself in a face-to-face environment with top automation experts and education geared toward maximizing productivity and profitability in any industry, including packaging.

Tuesday, February 14, 2017 to Wednesday, February 15, 2017

eCommerce Expo 2017 Tokyo showcases the latest products and technologies for ecommerce, including packaging, fulfillment and delivery.

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 to Friday, April 21, 2017

CPhI Japan 2017 gathers more than 19,000 pharma professionals together for a host of events that cover all aspects of the pharmaceutical supply chain, including packaging. Co-located with InnoPack.

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 to Thursday, May 4, 2017

BIOMEDevice is New England’s source for every aspect of medical device design and development, including packaging solutions. Find the materials, technologies, ideas, equipment and suppliers you need.

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 to Thursday, May 18, 2017

At PackEx Toronto, benefit from hands-on access to the newest packaging and processing technologies, equipment and materials.

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 to Thursday, May 18, 2017

At ATX Canada 2017, be inspired by the latest technologies and insights applicable to packaging operation, including robotics, motion control, vision, rapid prototyping, software and more.

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 to Thursday, May 18, 2017

Toronto Powder & Bulk Solids 2017 puts you face-to-face with North America’s leading suppliers displaying hundreds of solutions, including packaging, to help accelerate product-to-market.

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 to Thursday, June 15, 2017

Quality drives productivity and productivity drives revenues. For critical packaging functions, Quality Expo 2017 brings focus to technology, equipment, materials and services that support quality.

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 to Thursday, June 15, 2017

EastPack 2017 packages up new technologies and solutions from hundreds of suppliers. Plus, gain insights from the free presentations at Center Stage, Tech Theater and during the Innovation Tours.

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 to Thursday, June 15, 2017

For more than 30 years, MD&M East has been the trusted resource for every aspect of medical device development, including packaging, to take your product from concept to commercialization.

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 to Thursday, June 15, 2017

At ATX East 2017, meet with top automation experts and see solutions geared toward maximizing your packaging productivity and profitability.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 to Thursday, November 9, 2017

At MinnPack 2017, experience the newest packaging technologies and equipment first-hand, meet suppliers one-on-one and compare solutions side-by-side.