Packaging News

  • James Alexander Introduces Compact Plastic Ampoules

    April 11, 2006
    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…


  • DS Offers Spray Cans

    March 9, 2006
    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…


  • Qosmedix Unveils

    March 9, 2006
    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…


  • DieterBackic Designs Powder Case for Naomi Color Line

    March 9, 2006
    Based on the successful Naomi color line (lipstick, mascara, compact cases and nail varnish) DieterBakicEnterprises has developed a matching loose powder case.…


  • Dental Foam is Powered by Airspray International

    February 14, 2006
    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…


  • Crown Risdon Provides Package For Christian Dior Lipgloss

    February 14, 2006
    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…


  • Shake It Up with FWJ

    February 14, 2006
    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…


  • Continental Offers

    February 14, 2006
    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.…


  • World Wide Packaging Creates Tube Division

    February 14, 2006
    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…


  • Obsession Refreshes Packaging Design

    February 14, 2006
    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…


  • Berlin Teams Up with Cepia for No-Pump Sprayer

    February 14, 2006
    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…


  • LAnza Improves Packaging and Formulations

    February 14, 2006
    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…


  • Joico Marks Anniversary

    February 14, 2006
    In honor of its 30th anniversary, Joico revitalized its hair care products with a brand new look and new products. With new packaging and formulas, the company said it is poised to re-ignite the passion of stylists and consumers alike with its March…


  • Silgan Debuts Round Keuka

    February 14, 2006
    Silgan Plastics, Penn Yan, NY has introduced the new 12oz. PET Keuka Round bottle. Named after one of the Finger Lakes in the New York Wine Region, the Keuka design is reminiscent of a classic champagne bottle. Available with a 24-410 or 24-415 neck…


  • Captive Plastics

    February 14, 2006
    l Captive Plastics, Inc. has acquired Premier Plastics, the plastic packaging division of Premier Industries, Inc. Premier Plastics specializes in the processing and manufacturing of blow-molded containers. The company has manufacturing facilities in…