Packaging News

  • VariBlend Debuts Global Formulation Challenge

    September 1, 2015
    Packaging company VariBlend opened a global call for entries for the first annual VariBlend Formulation Challenge. The entry period runs through Dec. 1. Award winners will be announced Jan. 30, 2016.  The expert judging panel will include mem…

  • Batiste Gets a Design Makeover from Bluemarlin

    September 1, 2015
    International brand design agency Bluemarlin has created a new visual identity for Batiste, a top-selling dry shampoo brand in the UK. According to the company, the reinvigorated identity guides the visual expression for all of Batiste’s produc…

  • Joli Rouge by Clarins Goes Gold

    September 1, 2015
    The Joli Rouge lipstick by Clarins has been sold in a shiny silver anodized tube, but soon it will turn to anodized gold. Abilene, a major player in the lipstick sector, has been asked to redesign the entire range of packaging for Joli Rouge: the lip…

  • Fusion Rolls Out Shine FX Tubes

    September 1, 2015
    Fusion Packaging introduced its new Shine FX Tubes, a line of multi-layered laminate tubes with high-shine metallic effects. Shine FX builds upon Fusion’s high-performance stock tube collection, offering a wide variety of vibrant decoration opt…

  • Batiste Gets a Design Makeover

    Batiste Gets a Design Makeover

    August 11, 2015
    Bluemarlin updates Chruch & Dwight's dry shampoo.

  • Variblend To Debut Global Formulation Challenge

    Variblend To Debut Global Formulation Challenge

    August 6, 2015
    Contest offers $10K in prize money and opens in September.

  • Variblend Adds Dual-Dispensing, One-Touch Foamers

    August 3, 2015
    VariBlend recently announced the global availability of its dual-chambered, one-touch foamer, which creates soft creamy foam without propellants. The company’s innovation-driven approach to dual-dispensing solutions has led to the addition of a…

  • Unit Pack Adds 3D Printing

    August 3, 2015
    Single-dose liquid packaging specialist Unit Pack has enhanced its production capabilities by adopting 3D printing technologies at its facility in Cedar Grove, NJ. According to the company, 3D printing will enhance Unit Pack’s production fle…

  • Albea’s Air France Kit Wins Award

    August 3, 2015
    The Givenchy amenity kit given to customers in the new Air France La Premiere suite won the award for the best first class airline unisex travel kit 2014 at the Travel Plus Awards in Hamburg, Germany. According to the company, the shapes, colors a…

  • Variblend Adds One-Touch Foamers

    Variblend Adds One-Touch Foamers

    July 27, 2015
    Also features dual-dispensing capabilities.

  • A Battle Royal over Blue

    A Battle Royal over Blue

    July 14, 2015
    New ruling in Beiersdorf v. Unilever suit.

  • Unit Pack Adds 3D Printing

    Unit Pack Adds 3D Printing

    July 6, 2015
    New technology in New Jersey location.

  • P&G Settles Packaging Suit

    P&G Settles Packaging Suit

    July 6, 2015
    Size does matter, according to judge.

  • HCT Sponsors CPNA Sampling Boutique

    July 1, 2015
    Cosmoprof North America (CPNA), July 12-14 in Las Vegas, is celebrating the return of its successful Boutique sampling program in collaboration with HCT Group. The sampling bar inside the show’s Cosmetics and Personal Care Pavilion will show…

  • Global Closure Systems Puts Carrefour in the Fast Lane

    July 1, 2015
    Global Closure Systems (GCS) has fine-tuned its Jeroboam snap-hinge standard dispensing closure to help Carrefour accelerate sales of its range of coolant and windscreen washer products. According to the company, its pouring spout can be rotated t…