Package Digest Table Of Contents 435

January 29, 2014

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Package Digest Table Of Contents

Easy-open and on-the-go seem to be the recurring refrains for the winning entries in the 18th annual DuPont Awards for Innovation in Packaging.


Ink supplier scripts benefits of liquid, dry filling linesTwo new packaging lines for print inks at Ulano International fill both liquid and dry chemicals into a wide range of container sizes.


Packing and printing pickles and peppersCase and tray erectors, partition inserters and case coders move Mt. Olive Pickle Co.'s pickles, peppers and relishes more quickly and look better on-shelf.


Mt. Oliver sidebar: New line is the most automated


Mt. Oliver sidebar: Clarity,cost and ease of use drive new case printers


Sneak peak at PACK EXPO Las Vegas' actionThe best action in Las Vegas from September 26 to 28 will be on the floor of the Las Vegas Convention Center, where 900 exhibitors will be showing packaging equipment and materials.


Packaging Hall of Fame status endowed on three professionalsToshio Arita, Ray Tucker and Donald Reichert are honored for their lifetime of service.


RFID in packaging: Winery's unique tracking system keeps tabs on barrelsSea Smoke Cellars, whose wine was popularized by the movie, 'Sideways,' has its former tracking system 'over a barrel' by now using RFID.


Rented and rebuilt equipment really popsGreat Lakes Packaging installs four cartoners and two case packers to run bags for microwave popcorn, saving money and delivery lead time by choosing a rental option.


HBA expo highlights the beauty in packagingThe glamorous side of packaging comes to New York City from Septemeber 27 to 29 for the Health & Beauty America show and conference.


Automation & controls: Pneumatic manifolds position carton spoutsWashdown-rated, directional control-valve manifolds, with pressure regulation for individual valves, control the cylinders on a juice cartoning machine.


Shamrock Farms rewrites the school rules for milk programsRoll-fed labeler helps Arizona school system upgrade to milk in bottles.


Hiram Walker's 'proof' is in the wrapSuccessful stretch wrapping of liquor products brings more uptime, less stretch wrap per pallet, higher wrapping speeds and a sturdier pallet load.


Package Manufacturing: Label printer suits short runsNorth American BioIndustries brings digital label printing in-house, making short runs and prototypes for private-label brands of cleaning products more affordable.


Two paint cans win awards for packaging innovationSimilar roller-brush cans win AmeriStar Best of Show and IDSA gold award.

Design TrendsPackaging that stands out

CommentRenewable resources for packaging

Industry Events

New Products: SpotlightFilling & feeding equipment

New Products: Equipment

New Products: Materials

Legal ImpactDon't wait for bioterror 'fix'.

RFID Technology UpdateWinery keeps tabs on barrels.

Automation & ControlsPneumatics help position spouts.

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