Packaging News

  • Albéa Opens Location in Slovakia—its 38th facility

    Albéa Opens Location in Slovakia—its 38th facility

    December 1, 2016
    François Luscan, CEO and president of Albéa, welcomed Levice, Slovakia as the packaging company’s 38th industrial facility. In August, Albéa acquired 100% of Scandolara Tub-Est s.r.o, which operates a laminate tubes facilit…


  • New Launches at McKernan

    December 1, 2016
    McKernan Packaging Clearing House is bulking up its portfolio of frosted glass Boston rounds and acrylic jar sets and expanding the Comar dropper line. Frosted glass Boston rounds are available in clear, cobalt blue and amber. These bottles are perfe…


  • Dreamweave Taps VariBlend for Lip Voltage

    Dreamweave Taps VariBlend for Lip Voltage

    December 1, 2016
    The  global  launch  of  Dreamweave’s Lip Voltage demonstrates the brand-building appeal of VariBlend’s 20mm MiniMix custom-blending dispenser, which was selected to power the innovative new lip plumper product. T…


  • Qosmedix Expands Packaging Category  With Slim Aluminum Bottles

    Qosmedix Expands Packaging Category With Slim Aluminum Bottles

    December 1, 2016
    Qosmedix recently expanded its collection of aluminum packaging by introducing two new black slim bottles. These attractive 8oz (240ml) aluminum bottles are available with a spray pump and clear cap (Part #30031) and a lotion pump with clear cap (Par…


  • Cosmogen Creates  a Jewel for Clarins

    Cosmogen Creates a Jewel for Clarins

    December 1, 2016
    Clarins selected Cosmogen Shake’n Powder for the renovation of its Skin Illusion Foundation Powder Free, a light powder for the promise of a more beautiful tint than natural skin tone. For Clarins, Cosmogen developed a cap and a single bru…


  • Cosmetic, Toiletry Container Demand to Reach 17.6 Billion Units in 2020

    Cosmetic, Toiletry Container Demand to Reach 17.6 Billion Units in 2020

    November 30, 2016
    Plastic containers are leading the sector, finds Freedonia Group.


  • Lindal Forms CTS Team

    Lindal Forms CTS Team

    November 2, 2016
    Lindal Group has formed a Customer Technical Services (CTS) team billed as an elite unit dedicated to helping customers accelerate development of brand-building packaging solutions. Lindal’s CTS is headed by Tony Harman, the company’s man…


  • Grande Gets Rebranded

    Grande Gets Rebranded

    November 2, 2016
    Grande Naturals has changed its name to Grande Cosmetics. A leader in the field of functional cosmetics, Grande Cosmetics is best known for its award-winning product GrandeLash-MD; however, the line also includes award-winning brow, lip and hair prod…


  • Axilone Packages Artist Rouge Lipstick

    Axilone Packages Artist Rouge Lipstick

    November 2, 2016
    The latest lipstick by Make Up For Ever, Artist Rouge, comes in 50 original shades housed in a black and brushed aluminum design, a covering cap and a collar with rolled edges. Axilone created the pack as well as the miniature and tester formats. The…


  • Qosmedix Introduces Dramming Bottle Collection

    Qosmedix Introduces Dramming Bottle Collection

    November 2, 2016
    Qosmedix recently introduced a collection of mini natural colored dramming bottles to its comprehensive line of packaging components. These flexible and easy-to-squeeze polyethylene bottles are said to be the perfect vehicles for packaging or samp…


  • Clorox Fuzion Is  ‘Next-Gen’ Bleach Disinfectant

    Clorox Fuzion Is ‘Next-Gen’ Bleach Disinfectant

    November 2, 2016
    Clorox Healthcare has created what it contends is the “next generation of bleach” with the introduction of Fuzion Cleaner Disinfectant. It is said to be the first product of its kind to combine bleach efficacy against Clostridium difficil…


  • McKernan Expands With New Products, Website and More

    October 26, 2016
    Adds acrylic jars and expands dropper line.


  • Good Times for Cosmetics Packaging

    October 12, 2016
    CAGR of 4.4% through 2023.


  • Lemi Shine  Taps TricorBraun

    Lemi Shine Taps TricorBraun

    October 3, 2016
    TricorBraun has partnered with Envirocon Technologies, makers of Lemi Shine cleaning products. One-handed use, controlled dispensing and ease of evacuation are all consumer demands, according to the company. The design will be used for three SKUs inc…


  • Axilone Creates Packaging  for Stella McCartney Pop

    Axilone Creates Packaging for Stella McCartney Pop

    October 3, 2016
    Stella McCartney Pop’s round, flashy fuchsia cap is inspired by the iconic medallion of the brand. For Axilone, the challenge was to design a spray cap within the size and finish of the medallion, technically complex and ensuring a perfect fit…