z-Fold corrugated cartons are designed specifically for on-demand packaging needs. Source: Healthcare Packaging: News, trends and analysis of pharmaceuticals, biologics, medical devices, and nutraceuticals More…
RHINO PSB series DIN rail mount single-phase and three-phase input power supplies with IP20-rated terminals offer high performance and reliability and are perfect for applications that require a basic DC voltage power supply. Source: Packaging World – Packaging news, trends & innovations More…
Global Vision’s Proofware an all-in-one, cloud-based packaging inspection suite allows users instant access to everyone involved in the security of their brand copy and artwork throughout the enterprise, securing their packaging end-to-end with advanced quality control tools to inspect text, artwork, spelling, Braille, and barcodes, and enables annotation.
Global trade management is expected to expand and grow in emerging markets in 2014. Source: EBN: More…
Karpetneftekhim, Ukraine?s only PVC and polyethylene producer, has suspended production at its site in Kalush amid the current political unrest.
South Korea’s S-Oil Corp will invest 8 trillion won ($7.49 billion) to build heavy oil upgrading and petrochemical production units. 5 trillion won will be spent through 2017 to build heavy oil upgrading and petrochemical units, and 3 trillion won wi…… Source: News, Industry Events and Developments in the Plastics Industry More..
Optical Surfaces Selected by Leading Spectrophotometer Manufacture for Beamsplitter Optics/Compensator Supply
A leading spectrophotometer manufacturer has chosen Optical Surfaces for the supply of ultra-high precision matched compensator or beamsplitter optics for the interferometer in its high-resolution… Source: AZoM.com – Materials and Engineering News Feed More..
Packaging World Contributing Writer Keith Campbell is spot on when he warns that as the economy recovers, the jobs that will become available will not be the same jobs that were lost when the economy declined. Reproduced here from Campbell’s On The Edge Blog are his thoughts on a truly significant workforce development challenge we face today. If you want to reach Campbell, he’s at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sealed Air’s next-generation line of micro-layered Cryovac Technology (CT) films, including Cryovac CT-300 Series, Cryovac CT-500 Series, and Cryovac CT-700 Series offer thinner gauge options than conventional polyolefin or polyvinyl chloride (PVC) overwraps, enabling users to reduce both their carbon footprint and overall operating costs.
The EcoSkin family of products from Printpack consists of various materials in a substrate designed specifically to separate itself after the grinding process by floating to the top of water, allowing recyclers to skim the label off of the top of the water while retaining good quality PETG plastic at the bottom, ready for recycling.
The draft guidance provides a checklist for manufacturers to meet before scientific or medical journals be distributed to physicians Source: Pharma Manufacturing More…
The Flexible Packaging Association (FPA) judged 81 package entries featuring innovations that integrate consumer trends and needs with technical advancements in materials, graphics, structure, and sustainability to produce outstanding flexible packaging solutions.
Following are the 2014 FPA Silver Winners.
The Packaging Science Faculty in the Department of Food, Nutrition, and Packaging Sciences at Clemson University has nominated Katie Thompson for the spring semester Packaging World Outstanding Senior in Packaging Science Award.
Designed for dairy products, Oystar’s fully servo-controlled Flexline FL 8/8 CA cup filler aseptically fills and seals preformed cups, achieving a production rate of up to 38,400 cups/hr., with a filling quantity range of 90-400g.