Prototypes and Comps

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What do diverse consumer packaged goods companies Wm. Bolthouse Farms, Kraft Foods, L’Oreal, P&G and SC Johnson have in common?


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The most popular articles at PD.com this past month involved Shark Tanks, pizza boxes, shave gel, biofoods, fancy cartons and a new kind of sustainable package.

 


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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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The demand for packaging prototypes, or mock-ups, has grown decisively in less than a decade.


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A patent filing published last week by SC Johnson offers a holistic approach to packaging design cues that coordinates related visual and textual cues across multiple, but complimentary products as an effective on-package cons


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Digital cutting technology to replace standard die cutting is another option that packaging material converters can employ to provide brand owners with cartons that possess strong on-shelf presence.

 


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You’ll find in this list of the Top 5 most popular packaging articles for January at PackagingDigest.com a major new commitment to futuristic aseptic beverages, a popular bunch of “sharks” poised to attack an innovative contai


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The Federal Label Modernization Act (FLMA), set to be finalized by early 2016, is driven by consumers’ desire for clearer, more informative labeling on 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.

 


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This patented, all-in-one bottle and glass moves closer to commercialization in a prototype in the form of an oxygen-scavenging 187mL PET container.


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Contract packager MaxPax reveals additional details about the one-of-a-kind, pouch-within-a-pouch Squeasy Pouch produced on “exotically” modified horizontal form-fill-seal equipment.


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The first-of-its-kind Squeasy Pouch is a launch pad for EcoSierra’s line of bottled cleaning products and doubles as a springboard to other packaging-driven product innovations.

 


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Before we completely turn the calendar on November, let’s take a quick look at what packaging news and package developments your peers have found most interesting the past 4 weeks at PackagingDigest.com.


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Pucks are our specialty. Partner with Advantage Puck as your full-service puck supplier, and you get today’s most innovative technologies, 3-D designs, FDM prototypes and fast turnaround… all at competitive pricing.


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Sipa launches new PET system to produce "extremely" light preforms that are up to 10% lighter than even the lightest preform produced by conventional injection molding—but without losing any key properties.

 


What do diverse consumer packaged goods companies Wm. Bolthouse Farms, Kraft Foods, L’Oreal, P&G and SC Johnson have in common? They’ve all had patents published recently for packaging inventions ranging from a food cup containing a frangible...


The most popular articles at PD.com this past month involved Shark Tanks, pizza boxes, shave gel, biofoods, fancy cartons and a new kind of sustainable package.

 

Interest in packaging heated up during the month of February with a...


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...


The demand for packaging prototypes, or mock-ups, has grown decisively in less than a decade. Today, digital printers provide the answer for printing short-run prototypes at a fraction of the cost of film-based proofing. With the...


A patent filing published last week by SC Johnson offers a holistic approach to packaging design cues that coordinates related visual and textual cues across multiple, but complimentary products as an effective on-package consumer education method...


Digital cutting technology to replace standard die cutting is another option that packaging material converters can employ to provide brand owners with cartons that possess strong on-shelf presence.

 

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You’ll find in this list of the Top 5 most popular packaging articles for January at PackagingDigest.com a major new commitment to futuristic aseptic beverages, a popular bunch of “sharks” poised to attack an innovative container, some onerous-to-...


The Federal Label Modernization Act (FLMA), set to be finalized by early 2016, is driven by consumers’ desire for clearer, more informative labeling on packaging. One expert, who urges brand owners to proactively think beyond the label and beyond...


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...


This patented, all-in-one bottle and glass moves closer to commercialization in a prototype in the form of an oxygen-scavenging 187mL PET container. Learn more about this fascinating, one-of-a-kind package and find out what’s next.

 

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Contract packager MaxPax reveals additional details about the one-of-a-kind, pouch-within-a-pouch Squeasy Pouch produced on “exotically” modified horizontal form-fill-seal equipment.

 

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The first-of-its-kind Squeasy Pouch is a launch pad for EcoSierra’s line of bottled cleaning products and doubles as a springboard to other packaging-driven product innovations.

 

When start-up company...


Before we completely turn the calendar on November, let’s take a quick look at what packaging news and package developments your peers have found most interesting the past 4 weeks at PackagingDigest.com. This month we have a buffet of items that...


Sipa launches new PET system to produce "extremely" light preforms that are up to 10% lighter than even the lightest preform produced by conventional injection molding—but without losing any key properties.

 

PET packaging technology...


A new opportunity in using digital watermarks for in-mold labels for cosmetic and personal care packaging results from an alliance between packaging vendors SussexIM and Inkworks that...


Pucks are our specialty. Partner with Advantage Puck as your full-service puck supplier, and you get today’s most innovative technologies, 3-D designs, FDM prototypes and fast turnaround… all at competitive pricing.

We also offer our clients...


CIDEAS is a leading full-service, 3D printing and Additive Manufacturing center, offering custom rapid prototyping and manufacturing solutions to thousands of engineers and product developers worldwide, since 1998.

Utilizing over 24 large...