WRAP UP THE LATEST IN PACKAGING INNOVATION
Luxe Pack announced the debut of its Luxe Pack in Green Award at
the 2014 Luxe Pack New York edition, taking place May 14–15, 2014,
at Pier 72 in New York.
Quadpack purchased Krampak, a screenprinting company based in
Precision Color Graphics announced plans to open Specialty
Packaging Technologies, Inc., which will be focused on customized
premade pouches, including spouted pouches.
Berry Plastics Group announced its acquisition of the controlling
interest of Qingdao P&B Co., Ltd (P&B) was approved by the approval
authority in China. Pending registration with the local company registry,
Berry Plastics will own 75% of P&B, with a minority ownership position
retained by Peter Song, who is the original founder of P&B and the
current general manager of the business. The company will conduct
business under the name Qingdao Berry Plastics Limited and provide
rigid plastic packaging and beauty and personal care products to
customers located in China, as well as globally.
CCL Industries Inc. signed a binding agreement to acquire Sancoa
and TubeDec, privately owned companies supplying labels and plastic
tubes to home and personal care customers in North America from
three plants located in New Jersey and one in Ohio. The new acquisition
will trade as part of CCL Label’s global home and personal care
Label Impressions, Inc., which offers folded booklet and expanded
content label (ECL label) production, increased its booklet label
production capacity with the addition of a custom built Nilpeter 13”
dual web added content press.
Tony Cherot to president, and Jane Dirr to vice president of business
development, Specialty Packaging Technologies, Inc.
Jean Rollier to president and CEO, Ileos Group.
Cy Lim to director of global glass, Asia, TricorBraun.
Dan O’Hare to Eastern regional sales manager for North America,
Chicago Paper Tube & Can Company announced the latest
expansion to its line of Earth-conscious containers:
the ½ oz. EcoPush (patent pending). Made from
100% paperboard, the oil-resistant EcoPush is ideal
for balms, salves, solid perfumes, sunscreens, and
lip or whole-body balm. EcoPush was
designed to replace pocket-sized plastic
twist-up applicators. The dispensers
contain 90% recycled paper, with 75%
BB IN A TUBE
The latest collaboration between
South American direct beauty
brand Yanbal and Albéa resulted
in a high-protection integrated
airless tube + pump solution for
the brand’s new Sentiva BB Cream.
Albéa paired its neutral Nea
dispenser with a premium co-ex
tube and completely assembled
and shipped it to the customer for
high-speed filling on traditional
lines. The pack offers precise
dosage, formula protection,
ergonomics and aesthetic appeal, with its decoration featuring silk
screening and hot stamping with an anodized aluminum look and a
custom-color translucent green cap. www.albea-group.com
Designed as a symphony of strength and feminine beauty, the Dahlia
pack is the newest addition to the AirGlass family from Quadpack.
The range features an outer glass container, adorned by anodized
aluminum accessories, surrounding a protective core of Yonwoo
airless technology. Created in-house by Quadpack’s development
team, Dahlia ensures the formula is shielded from oxygen, gases and
other external contaminants, and the glass bottle adds weight and a
luxury feel. The glass bottle also can be painted or pearlized inside
or out, while branding can be applied through techniques such as
screenprinting and hot stamping. The aluminum collar and cap, too,
can be embossed, punched, polished and more. www.quadpack.net
BAGS THAT BARE
Qosmedix now offers a new
line of cosmetic bags that
are designed for storing
makeup or other supplies.
These attractive bags with
natural hemp trim and zipper
closures are available in
four different sizes—Small,
Medium, Large and X-Large.
Also, one side of the bag is
transparent so the contents are clearly visible, while the other side is
slightly opaque. www.qosmedix.com