Rigid Containers

The rigid container sector includes bottles, cans, ampules, aerosol containers, aluminum bottles, jars and much more for the food and beverage, pharmaceutical, cosmetic and industrial industries.

Rigid plastic and flexible plastic packaging products account for a large share in the Containers and Packaging market in the U.S. This share is increasing primarily because of the increasing preference of using plastic as a raw material in packages by industrial buyers and the preference for plastic packaging products by consumers. In addition, plastic packaging is replacing glass containers and metal packages, which is, therefore, fostering the demand for plastic packaging products and solutions. One of the major reasons for this increasing adoption is the versatility and durability provided by plastic. Also as plastic containers are lightweight, this helps reduce shipping and handling costs for vendors. The demand for plastic is also expected to be influenced by an increase in the demand for convenience packaged foods by consumers across the country. Hence, the demand for plastic packaging products is expected to have a positive impact on the growth of the Containers and Packaging market in the U.S. (http://www.reportsnreports.com/reports/270695-containers-and-packaging-market-in-the-us-2012-2016.html) during the forecast period.

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Since 1940, Rigidized® Metals Corporation has led the world in the development and production of deep-textured, three dimensional metals used in architectural, industrial and transportation applications.


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A scoop in lid for the new Building Block container of EAS Sports Nutrition protein powder supplements is reminiscent of Abbott Labs’ award-winning Similac baby formula 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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A dynamic duo exemplify the latest innovations in rigid packaging, one a newly developed beverage carton (left) that uses certified renewable polyethylene for increased sustainability, the other a value-added shelf-ready packa


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For being a “mature” packaging format, the $58 billion global market for glass containers seems to be anything but static, growing annually at 3.9% CAGR 2014-2019, according to a new report


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This packaging alternative to sealed thermoform, clamshell or blister packages from Display Pack uses a top portion that slides along a channel in the package to provide reclosure.

 


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Inventor Gregory Adamczak has quite a range of patents in his stable, including one for a baby pacifier, another for a tennis racket and another for a closure for an eyedropper bottle that he claims, at 12mm in diameter, is th


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Thermochromic inks have found a range of applications in beverage packaging, but a new use on tab ends may be said to literally top them all.


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A new Smart-Seal 3D Hot-Fill Vacuum closure technology can be molded in polypropylene or high-density polyethylene plastic to fit any size glass or thick-wall PET jar with a unique, peelable aluminum laminate induction seal.


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In the majority of tamper-evident (T-E) closures, there is at least one element which remains attached to the container after the first opening.


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Seeking to offer foodservice customers a larger breadth of packaging options to choose from spurs Placon's latest strategic acquisition.


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The company manufactures materials in two facilities in the United States and one in China. Hundreds of products are produced for consumer packaged goods companies, retailers and other industrial manufacturers.


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We are a custom molding manufacturer and a producer of rigid plastic packaging (closures and containers). The company’s quality system is certified to ISO 9001:2008 / ISO/TS 16949:2009.


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Did Heinz spend $4 million to highlight how inefficient and frustrating its packaging can be?


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The exploding demand for premium pet foods, coupled with a desire for convenience packaging, has opened a new arena for pet food manufacturers.


A scoop in lid for the new Building Block container of EAS Sports Nutrition protein powder supplements is reminiscent of Abbott Labs’ award-winning Similac baby formula packaging.

 

Mimicry is the sincerest form of flattery and within...


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...


A dynamic duo exemplify the latest innovations in rigid packaging, one a newly developed beverage carton (left) that uses certified renewable polyethylene for increased sustainability, the other a value-added shelf-ready package format (right)...


For being a “mature” packaging format, the $58 billion global market for glass containers seems to be anything but static, growing annually at 3.9% CAGR 2014-2019, according to a new report...


This packaging alternative to sealed thermoform, clamshell or blister packages from Display Pack uses a top portion that slides along a channel in the package to provide reclosure.

 

This invention seems to be from the...


Inventor Gregory Adamczak has quite a range of patents in his stable, including one for a baby pacifier, another for a tennis racket and another for a closure for an eyedropper bottle that he claims, at 12mm in diameter, is the smallest closure...


Thermochromic inks have found a range of applications in beverage packaging, but a new use on tab ends may be said to literally top them all.

The temperature-sensitive, color-changing inks from Chromatic Technologies Inc. (CTI), available in...


A new Smart-Seal 3D Hot-Fill Vacuum closure technology can be molded in polypropylene or high-density polyethylene plastic to fit any size glass or thick-wall PET jar with a unique, peelable aluminum laminate induction seal. The easy-open, screw-...


In the majority of tamper-evident (T-E) closures, there is at least one element which remains attached to the container after the first opening. Normally, such an element is intended and designed to remain attached to the container for the entire...


Seeking to offer foodservice customers a larger breadth of packaging options to choose from spurs Placon's latest strategic acquisition.

MADISON, WI (May 1, 2014) – Placon, one of the leading custom and stock rigid thermoformed packaging...


Did Heinz spend $4 million to highlight how inefficient and frustrating its packaging can be? LiquiGlide believes it did and leveraged a “super” opportunity with a video response (screen capture shown above)—and updates Packaging...


The exploding demand for premium pet foods, coupled with a desire for convenience packaging, has opened a new arena for pet food manufacturers. And it is the latter that is driving the development of innovative solutions in packaging.  Ease of use...


Since 1940, Rigidized® Metals Corporation has led the world in the development and production of deep-textured, three dimensional metals used in architectural, industrial and transportation applications. Rigidized® Metals products are known for...


Since it was founded in 2006, Visstun's unique method of cup imprinting has propelled promotional cups to a whole new level. Launching the world's first high-definition convolute cups, Visstun's state-of-the-art technology has eclipsed traditional...


The company manufactures materials in two facilities in the United States and one in China. Hundreds of products are produced for consumer packaged goods companies, retailers and other industrial manufacturers. Clear Lam focuses on structures that...


We are a custom molding manufacturer and a producer of rigid plastic packaging (closures and containers). The company’s quality system is certified to ISO 9001:2008 / ISO/TS 16949:2009. Our production area is GMP compliant and we are a FDA...


Crown Packaging International and Polycon Industries, Inc. is a leading supplier of a wide variety of rigid plastic containers plastic bottles, glass beer bottles, glass bottles, glass containers and accessories. 

With CrownPolycon as your...


EDV wants to be your primary partner in rigid barrier packaging solutions for food preservation, always keeping an ethical and responsible behaviour.

Our focus in barrier packaging allows us to offer you a really deep expertise and dedicated...


Plastic Package provides creative and innovative solutions while cultivating a culture that is focused on profitable growth. Plastic Package was founded in 1976 and is a family owned business. Since 1982, father and daughter team Jim and Jennifer...


Plastics Packaging Concepts, Inc. is a privately owned company established in the fall of 1997 by Ron and Judy Meins. Our knowledgeable staff has a combined level of expertise which covers over 50 years of experience.

We specialize in the...


Polytainers is one of the largest producers of specialty containers for food and dairy companies across North America.

We focus exclusively on decorated rigid plastic containers. This singular focus allows us to be expert in our field and...


Ponica is the leading supplier of packaging materials for the multimedia industry in North America. The company manufactures and distributes the highest quality plastic injection molded packaging materials such as CD jewel cases, and DVD boxes to...


Powell Systems corrugated steel containers add strength by the method of manufacturing. Corrugating, for example, provides rigidity and resistance to bending. Lap seam welds provide additional strength. Corners are formed as an integral part of...


Premier Tech Chronos is part of Premier Tech’s Industrial Equipment Group (IEG), a worldwide manufacturer of packaging equipment. IEG consists of three major business segments – flexible packaging, rigid packaging and peat moss field equipment.  ...


We are proud to be the world’s leading designer and manufacturer of custom plastic, rigid thermoform packaging for the medical, electronics and consumer industries.

Headquartered in Janesville, Wisconsin—with additional manufacturing...


Printpack is a major converter of flexible and specialty rigid packaging with an over fifty-year history of innovation.  Twenty-eight manufacturing plants throughout the United States, Mexico, the United Kingdom, Poland, and China...


Since 1985 ProSys has designed and manufactured manual, semiautomatic, and fully automated equipment for filling cartridges, squeeze tubes, syringes and rigid containers for the Cosmetic, Pharmaceutical, Chemical, Adhesive, Sealant and Grease...

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 to Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Thought leaders and disruptive thinkers made last year's Global Food & Beverage Packaging Summit a blockbuster event. This year, we're upping the game with a program that looks ahead to tomorrow's challenges and directs you to viable solutions...

Wednesday, October 7, 2015 to Thursday, October 8, 2015

Philadelphia hosts the region's new annual packaging event, boosted by medical and other manufacturing-related co-located shows.

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Wednesday, November 4, 2015 to Thursday, November 5, 2015

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Orlando, FL, is your best destination for packaging machinery, materials and services solutions. The SouthPack 2015 event assembles exhibits showing the latest products along with new 2-hour Learning Labs to feed your educational hunger.