Packaging News

  • 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…


  • Unette Introduces Foil

    February 14, 2006
    Unette Introduces Foil Laminate Liquid Stick Pack l Unette Corp. has introduced a new liquid Stick Pack to its line of single-use packaging products. The Stick Pack is available in a foil laminate tube-like packette form in sizes ranging from 1…


  • CCL Container Sends Seasonal

    February 14, 2006
    Message of Hope l For more than a decade, CCL Container has produced an annual Christmas ornament using small diameter, commercially available aluminum aerosol cans, which are then topped with tree hanger caps for display. For 2005, instead…


  • ICMAD Young Designers' Competition

    January 10, 2006
    The Young Designers’ Competition, created by ICMAD in 1999, showcases design talent in personal care packaging. The goal of the competition is to encourage and develop young creative talent that will build the future of the cosmetics industry.…


  • Pdm To Hold Annual

    January 10, 2006
    PDM To Hold Annual Meeting in February l The annual meeting for the Packaging Distributors and Manufacturers (PDM) will take place February 8-12 at the Westin Rio Mar Beach Resort & Spa, Puerto Rico. More info: Jenifer Brady, Brad-Pak Enterpr…


  • CCL Container Earns

    January 10, 2006
    CCL Container Earns Worldwide Acclaim l CCL Container, producer of impact extruded aluminum packaging, received two awards at the Worldstar Packaging Organization (WPO) annual dinner event. Both awards were won for innovative aluminum…


  • TricorBraun Acquires Cal-West Tool and Mold

    December 9, 2005
    St. Louis-based TricorBraun announced the acquisition of Cal-West Tool & Mold, a custom designer and manufacturer of blow molds. The acquisition broadens TricorBraun’s range of in-house capabilities. In conjunction with the acquisition an…


  • Unette Introduces PrismaMetallic Single-Use Plastic Tubes

    December 9, 2005
    Unette Corporation now offers its exclusive PrismaMetallic single-use tube with a unique metallic pigmentation available in virtually any color. According to president Joseph R. Hark, both the overall reflective color of the tube itself, and the mes…


  • DermaNew Wins ICMAD CITY AWARD for Print Trade Ad Campaign

    December 9, 2005
    DermaNew was awarded top honors for its colorful trade advertisements at the Independent Cosmetic Manufacturers and Distributors Association (ICMAD) 2nd annual CITY awards. Co-founders and co-owners of DermaNew, the husband and wife team of Amby Long…


  • NACD Names Novapak 2005 Supplier of the Year

    December 9, 2005
    The National Association of Container Distributors named Novapak Corporation, Eatontown, NJ, Supplier of the Year at its 80th annual convention. Winners are selected based on points received from NACD member companies in the areas of: leadership; pr…


  • Rex Corp. Wins Awards in Print Competition

    December 9, 2005
    Rex Corporation was honored recently at the 2005 Printing Association of Florida Print Awards with a Best of Category trophy for its promotional sales kit, two Best of Category awards for Clairol Hydrience hair color carton and the promotional sales…