Packaging News

  • M&H Taps into Hand Sanitizer Demand

    M&H Taps into Hand Sanitizer Demand

    March 14, 2013
    • With demand for hand sanitizers on the rise, M&H Plastics offers a range of standard products and has the ability to custom mold exclusive designs with a low cost of entry. Innovative materials are also available including antimicrobial bo…

  • Flip-Top Sifter Jars from Qosmedix

    Flip-Top Sifter Jars from Qosmedix

    March 14, 2013
    • Qosmedix has added two new clear jars with flip-top sifters and threaded black caps that are ideal for packaging loose eyeshadows, pigments, powders or glitter, according to the company. The simple flip-top action of the included sifter helps…

  • The Gallery at Cosmoprof Bologna, North America Dates Set for July 2013

    March 14, 2013
    • Cosmoprof Worldwide is featuring its “Extraordinary Gallery” project for the second time this year at the upcoming show in Bologna, March 8-11. The stylish space will be a “multi-sensorial experience” that includes exh…

  • NJPEC To Host Innovation Evening

    March 14, 2013
    • The New Jersey Packaging Executives Club (NJPEC) will host an “Innovation Evening” on March 14 at the Marriott Hotel in Hanover, NJ. A 90-minute cocktail hour and buffet dinner will feature an exhibition of some of the most innovat…

  • New Packaging Concepts at Carmex

    New Packaging Concepts at Carmex

    March 14, 2013
    • Selecting the ideal Carmex lip balm and skin care product is now easier for shoppers thanks to a new look that brightens up store shelves with fresh packaging emphasizing the brand’s eye-catching yellow and red label, said the company.…

  • Lumson’s ‘TAG’ Utilized by Elemis

    Lumson’s ‘TAG’ Utilized by Elemis

    March 14, 2013
    • Luxury British spa and skin care brand Elemis tapped Lumson to package its new Pro-Intense Lift Effect Serum with the TAG System. According to Lumson, TAG is the first airless system in the world to combine a glass bottle and a system that,…

  • ICMAD To Host Cosmetic Tech Regulatory Forum

    February 13, 2013
    The Independent Cosmetic Manufacturers and Distributors (ICMAD) will host its annual Cosmetic Technical Regulatory Forum, Feb. 14-15, 2013, at the Balboa Bay Club and Resort in Newport Beach, CA. The forum gives attendees necessary and relevant infor…

  • TricorBraun Launches E-Store

    February 12, 2013
    TricorBraun has launched Packaging Options Direct, an online store that enables customers to buy rigid packaging via the worldwide web. “Packaging Options Direct will serve small and home-based businesses, as well as those involved in crafts a…

  • M&H Teams Up with Tara Smith

    M&H Teams Up with Tara Smith

    February 12, 2013
      Boston round HDPE bottles with color-coordinated flip tops from M&H. Award-winning hair stylist Tara Smith is loved by celebrity clients on both sides of the Atlantic and M&H is proud…

  • Knoll Packages Holiday Sets

    February 12, 2013
    Knoll Prestige Packaging developed and manufactured the luxurious Christmas sets collection Bulgari Mon Jasmin Noir. Inspired by Florence’s Boboli Gardens, the cylindrical coffrets are available in two sizes, according to the company. The Coff…

  • Ball Acquires Aerosol Packaging Plant in Mexico

    February 12, 2013
    Ball Corporation completed its acquisition of Envases del Plata S.A. de C.V., a producer of aluminum aerosol packaging with a manufacturing plant in San Luis Potosí, Mexico. The San Luis Potosí plant produces extruded aluminum aerosol…

  • Fusion Packaging Named To Dallas 100

    February 12, 2013
    Fusion Packaging has been recognized and honored as a member of the Dallas 100 for the third consecutive year. Founded and managed by the SMU Cox Caruth Institute for Entrepreneurship, the organization scans the business environment to identify the 1…

  • New Acquisition for Ileos

    February 12, 2013
     Ileos has acquired Le Papillon Inc., a leader in contract filling and samples for fragrances and cosmetics. This acquisition reinforces the company’s role in supplying unidose and samples for the beauty industry through its dedicated divi…

  • Mugler Gives Consumers The Chance to Refill Fragrances

    February 12, 2013
    Thierry Mugler first launched refillable fragrance bottles more than twenty years ago, but the brand will now feature “refilling stations,” called “Sources” (French for “springs”) in more than 2,000 of its retail l…

  • Mega Airless Teams Up With Dr. Theiss

    February 12, 2013
     Dr. Theiss Naturwaren GmbH, the creator of health and beauty care products sold worldwide, selected Mega Airless dispensers for its new Olive Oil Blemish Balm. The German brand’s latest retail launch, sold in pharmacies, also incorporates…