RSS Packaging World

  • Sealed paper packaging spreads wings June 22, 2017
    Bosch Packaging Technology and BillerudKorsnäs debuted their joint effort in sealed paper technology at PACK EXPO International 2016, but at interpack 2017 the two firms revealed significant advances aimed at sugar and flour producers, both large and small scale, to be the users of this technology. Sure to attract sugar manufacturers, the SVE 2520 ZAP, […]
    Matt Reynolds
  • EXPO PACK Guadalajara Outpaces High Expectations June 22, 2017
    2017 event breaks records for attendance, exhibitors and exhibit space. EXPO PACK Guadalajara continued its maturation from a regional show in Western Mexico to a truly international event, welcoming nearly 16,000 attendees to the Expo Guadalajara June 13–15. Just as impressive as the 45 percent rise in attendance from 2015 was the increase in diversity […]
    Sean Riley
  • Package design adds social media element to blood testing June 22, 2017
    Thriva markets blood tests and analysis online, using package design to make finger-prick tests easier and more convenient for U.K. consumers. Thriva is a London-based company that offers blood tests and analysis for U.K. consumers. They offer everything from a “baseline” kit that tracks health risks to “one-off” tests for energy, thyroid function, testosterone, lifestyle […]
    Jim Butschli
  • Vortec: Hazardous location enclosure coolers June 22, 2017
    ITW Vortec has introduced the ProtEX Vortex A/C, certified for Zones 1 and 21; ATEX certification means that industrial facilities can now save thousands of dollars while cooling electrical, electronic, and control system enclosures in ATEX Zones 1 and 21. The newly ATEX-certified ProtEX Vortex A/C models 8115, 8125, 8135 and 8170 are certified to […]
    Melissa Larson
  • Smirnoff Vodka debuts new ‘Love Wins’ bottles June 21, 2017
    The makers of Smirnoff Vodka take pride in continued support of the LGBTQ community with new ‘Love Wins’ bottles. The Smirnoff Co. has launched a new limited-edition ‘Love Wins’ bottle for Smirnoff No. 21 Vodka that celebrates inclusivity, acceptance, and love in all its forms. The Smirnoff brand has supported the LGBTQ community for several […]
    Natalie Craig


RSS Packaging Strategies

  • New kraft paper suited for food and non-food protective packaging June 22, 2017
    Charta Global, strategic partner to Asia Pulp & Paper, launches Enza Kraft, a certified, bleached virgin pulp-based, machine-glazed paper with gloss on one side and a bit coarse surface on the other side of the paper.
  • Snyders-Lance Inc. and Smithfield Foods receive Sustainability Excellence in Manufacturing Awards June 21, 2017
    The OpX Leadership Network recognizes the manufacturing plants honored during the third annual Sustainability Excellence in Manufacturing Awards. 
  • Cognex introduces lineup of ESD-safe barcode readers June 21, 2017
    Cognex Corporation's broadest suite of ESD-safe barcode readers available include DataMan® 360, 150/260 and 50 series fixed-mount readers, as well as DataMan 8050HD/HDX corded handheld readers with ESD-safe housing to prevent damage to components that are electrostatic discharge sensitive.
  • Cosmo Films upgrades its anti-fog film for wider applications June 20, 2017
    Cosmo Films has come up with an improvised anti-fog film with excellent cold & hot anti fog properties and high hot tack & low co-efficient of friction, which can deliver high speed over wrapping performance.
  • Warburg Pincus to acquire Duravant June 20, 2017
    Warburg Pincus, a global private equity firm focused on growth investing, announced that funds affiliated with the firm have entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Duravant LLC, a global automation and engineered equipment company serving the food processing, packaging and material handling sectors.


RSS News

  • aRIstotle June 22, 2017
    Newport Storm Brewery introduced a new barrel-aged, farmhouse ale: aRIstotle. 
  • Tiger Beer announces Back a Ranger program June 22, 2017
    Tiger Beer, a brand within the Five Points Trading Co., a company of White Plains, N.Y.-based Heineken USA, announced that it is partnering with the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) to raise global awareness of the need to protect and double the population of wild tigers by 2022. The brand’s fully integrated Back a […]
  • China Mist Naturally Flavored Iced Tea June 21, 2017
    China Mist Tea Brands, a wholly owned, independent subsidiary of Farmer Bros. Co., announced the introduction of its new China Mist retail line of naturally flavored iced teas. 
  • Readers name their favorite new beverage of May June 20, 2017
    Consumers love their functional beverages almost as much as they love coffee. One company sought to combine the two and that resonated with the readers of Beverage Industry.
  • Kinky Green Liqueur June 20, 2017
    Adding to its lineup of liqueurs, Prestige Beverage Group launched Kinky Green Liqueur.