Packaging News

  • P&G and McLane Settle Trade Dress Lawsuit

    April 11, 2006
    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…


  • Revlon Artificial Nails, Eyelashes Get New Packaging

    April 11, 2006
    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…


  • 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…