Packaging News


  • Lumson Shows Off New Collection at Cosmopack

    Lumson S.p.A presented its latest collection of bottles, The Victoria, at Cosmopack in Bologna, Italy in April. The line combines a square bottom shape with an oval top.…
    07.10.06

  • Airspray Intl. Issues Formulation Challenge

    l Entries from around the world are being received by Airspray International for the company’s second annual Airspray Formulation Challenge, a program designed to promote the creativity of product developers. According to Airspray, this year&r…
    06.07.06

  • More Than 200 New Exhibitors Attending Pack Expo

    Pack Expo International 2006, to be held Oct. 29 to Nov. 2 at Chicago’s McCormick Place, will feature 216 “new to Pack Expo” exhibitors. More than half of those companies will be highlighting advanced materials and containers to a…
    06.07.06

  • TricorBraun Acquires

    TricorBraun acquired Buffalo, NY-based Fenton, Weber & Jones Packaging, Inc. Fenton, Weber & Jones designs, engineers and supplies packaging to a range of market segments including the personal care and health care industries across North A…
    06.07.06

  • DermaNew Wins Two

    DermaNew recently picked up two 2005 America’s Best Beauty Industry Efforts for Salons (ABBIES) awards at a ceremony held in Long Branch, CA. In addition to winning best product packaging and best merchandising display in the skin care category…
    06.07.06

  • New Rexam Dispenser Tube Provides High Precision Dosage

    Rexam Dispensing Systems, Purchase, NY, provides the Dispenser Tube, a new way to add high precision dosage to the convenience of a tube. The new tube is achieved by assembling Rexam’s SP343 airless pump, with fashion collar and pre-assembled…
    06.07.06

  • P&G and McLane Settle Trade Dress Lawsuit

    l The Procter & Gamble Company and McLane Company, Inc. jointly announced they have reached a settlement in the lawsuit filed by P&G on Dec. 21, 2005 that alleges trade dress infringement on four of P&G’s brands and unfair com…
    04.11.06

  • Revlon Artificial Nails, Eyelashes Get New Packaging

    Revlon Inc. announced that its artificial nail and false lash products will appear on shelf with a fresh, new look and exciting technology. To enhance consumer communications, the new packaging features a color-coded system consistent with Revlon…
    04.11.06

  • James Alexander Introduces Compact Plastic Ampoules

    James Alexander Corp., Blairstown, NJ, has introduced a shorter version of the company’s 5ml plastic ampoule swab package, according to the firm’s president and chief executive officer, Francesca Fazzolari. “Based on increasing c…
    04.11.06

  • DS Offers Spray Cans

    Developed initially for the aerosol market, DS Containers’ two-piece steel can is available for a wide range of liquid and viscous products. Made of polymer-coated steel, with an FDA and EU-approved interior lining, it was judged one of the top…
    03.09.06

  • Qosmedix Unveils

    Qosmedix of Edgewood, NY introduced a frosted polypropylene bubble jar for packaging of cosmetic and personal care products. The rounded 1.35fl.oz. frosted finish jar is available with a black or white cap. Addtional custom sizes, colors and silk scr…
    03.09.06

  • DieterBackic Designs Powder Case for Naomi Color Line

    Based on the successful Naomi color line (lipstick, mascara, compact cases and nail varnish) DieterBakicEnterprises has developed a matching loose powder case.…
    03.09.06

  • Dental Foam is Powered by Airspray International

    Airspray International instant-foam dispensing technology was used in the recent introduction of O-fresh Toothfoam in the Pacific Rim. Researched and developed in the U.S., the product is marketed as a multi-use product (teeth cleaning, breath freshe…
    02.14.06

  • Crown Risdon Provides Package For Christian Dior Lipgloss

    Crown Risdon supplies the primary package for the new Plastic Gloss lipgloss from Christian Dior. The bottle features a thick wall and neck injected in copolyester and a clear UV coating for brilliance and scuff resistance. The pale gold ABS cap is a…
    02.14.06

  • Shake It Up with FWJ

    Shake It Up with FWJ l Fenton, Weber & Jones Packaging Inc. offers a new Shaker Package in custom colors and designs. The ergonomically designed bottle makes product disbursement a snap. It’s suitable for ice removal products, or lawn car…
    02.14.06

  • Continental Offers

    Continental Offers Festive Flute Container l The versatile Sparkling Flute from Continental Packaging is a decorative 250 ml round flute used for packaging shampoos, soaps, lotions and ointments. It can also be used for oils, sauces and spices.…
    02.14.06

  • World Wide Packaging Creates Tube Division

    World Wide Packaging Inc., a provider of cosmetic packaging components, has added a new plastic tube division. Jeffrey Hayet, newly appointed vice president at WWP, will head the division. “Building on the successful introduction of our innov…
    02.14.06

  • Obsession Refreshes Packaging Design

    Obsession Refreshes Packaging Design l Bottle caps for both Calvin Klein Obsession and Obsession for Men fragrances now feature a more modern, translucent and tortoise shell look. The rich, chocolate brown cap is supplied by Augros; Baron & Baro…
    02.14.06

  • Berlin Teams Up with Cepia for No-Pump Sprayer

    Berlin Packaging, Chicago, IL, announced a packaging distribution agreement with Cepia LLC for Cepia 1-Touch Power Sprayers, a line of battery-operated dispensing sprayers that eliminate repetitive manual pumping and associated hand fatigue when appl…
    02.14.06

  • LAnza Improves Packaging and Formulations

    l Davexlabs L’Anza Brand Healing Haircare relaunched its Volume line, which now offers more attractive packaging to appeal to salons and consumers with eye-catching color, sophisticated lines for improved shelf presence and consistency. Along…
    02.14.06