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Flexible Packaging

A closer look at pouches and bags.

ARTICLES

Candy uses new easy closure for personalized bulk packages

M&M’s applies the easy-LOCK by APLIX closure to its new personalized bulk packages
April 14, 2014
APLIX’s reclosable system allows the consumer to easily reseal and secure their package, making MY M&M’s the perfect personalized gift and party favor.
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Cover Story: Packages of the Year 2014

Packages of the Year 2014

Best of Food & Beverage Packaging Award Nominees
April 11, 2014
Welcome to our annual Packages of the Year cover story.
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Installation of automated pouch fitment insertion machine available

Pouch machine available to support flexible packaging converters' and end-users' R&D efforts
April 7, 2014
“This investment was made totally to support our customers’ pouch fitment developments and allows us to do real world testing and validation of our designs”, explains Blair Pasternak, President of HQC, based in suburban Chicago.
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Intelligent packaging and recyclability to be top two disruptive technologies in flexible packaging

April 7, 2014
The top five disruptive technologies in flexible packaging are forecast to be intelligent (smart) packaging, recyclability, packaging openability, bio-based polymers and digital printing, according to a new market report by Smithers Pira.
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WS Packaging Group names new CEO

Fred C. Tinsey named CEO of Green Bay, WI printing and packaging printer/converter
April 2, 2014
Tinsey, a former WS Packaging Director, joins the company from OE Quality Friction Corporation where he currently serves as Chairman, previously serving as CEO.
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Flexible pouch filling machines accommodate wide range of package sizes

Massman Automation Designs launches HFS-IM Intermittent Motion FlexPack machines
April 2, 2014
This newly designed packaging machine will accommodate a wide range of package sizes at speeds from 35-60 pouches per minute.
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Pumpkin seeds launch in resealable bag

BIGS adds pumpkin seeds to their lineup of seed snack packs
March 26, 2014
The launch of the all-natural BIGS Lightly Salted Pumpkin Seeds marks the company's first non-sunflower seed in the BIGS product line.
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Suction cup ideal for opening bags in bag filling machines

March 21, 2014
Piab offers two new suction cups designed for opening bags in the consumer and food industry
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Precision Color Graphics opens doors to flexible packaging manufacturing subsidiary for customized pre-made pouches

March 21, 2014
Specialty Packaging Technologies focuses on customized pre-made pouches, including spouted pouches, utilizing the latest innovations and technologies in specialized pouch production equipment from Karlville Development Group.
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Natural food company launches snack-sized burritos in new packaging

Red’s Natural Foods launched the snack at Natural Products Expo West.
March 14, 2014
Red’s Natural Foods launched the snack at Natural Products Expo West
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EVENTS

Best of Food & Beverage Packaging

4/29/14
The Marquette Hotel
710 Marquette Avenue
Minneapolis

Best of Food and Bev PackagingThe Best of Food and Beverage Packaging is an event like no other in packaging: Combining the most relevant technologies and trends in the food and beverage packaging segments with the vision needed to successfully sell to consumers in this ever-shifting market landscape.

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Global Pouch Forum

6/11/14
Westin Beach Resort
321 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd.
Fort Lauderdale, FL
United States

Global Pouch Forum logoThe Global Pouch Forum is the largest conference focused on pouch formats in packaging and their growth prospects worldwide, attracting an audience of more than 500 attendees in 2013.

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Robotics Packaging & Automation

On-Demand Industrial Robots are the heart of lean manufacturing and the “Robotics Packaging & Automation” webinar covers topics intended to be an introduction to Industrial robotics or flexible automation being used in the food processing and packaging industries.

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Food and Beverage Packaging

FBP April 2014 cover

2014 April

Check out the April 2014 issue of Food & Beverage Packaging, featuring our annual Packages of the Year cover story!

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Modified Atmosphere and Active Packaging Technologies

Many factors are relevant in making the proper choice of food packaging material, including those related to shelf life and biodegradability.

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2013 FBP Buyers Guide

 

 

Food and Beverage Packaging's Buyer's Guide provides a list of suppliers of food and beverage packaging solutions. 

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