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Sanitizing wipes on a conveyor belt: The demand for sanitizing wet wipes has exploded with COVID-19.

CASE STUDY: SMART CONVEYORS

Smart Conveyors Streamline Wet Wipes Packaging Challenges

Smart conveying solutions enable high-speed end-of-line throughput, minimizing product damage and maintaining industry standards for cleanliness.

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Remote Service

How Remote Service Offerings for Converters are Being Deployed

OEMs have been expanding remote service technology options for the last six years — and the flexible packaging industry is no different.

LABELING & NARROW WEB

Linerless Back Label Application Nets a Big Fish

Beer brand implements a linerless back label and reduces material waste by 51% with an innovative solution from Arconvert-Ritrama.

SUSTAINABLE PACKAGING

6 Questions to Drive Conversations Around Sustainable Packaging Design

Keep these questions within reach the next time you speak to your packaging supplier.

SUSTAINABLE PACKAGING

Flexible Packaging Industry Pushes Sustainability Forward

Advancements in sustainability are picking up, and the industry is making great strides. An increased use of mono-materials and biobased materials are just a couple of the ways flexible packaging is becoming more sustainable.

COLUMNS

Inks & Printing

The Appetite for Personalized Goods will Continue to Soar

HP Indigo’s head of strategy and business management sees personalized products expanding as a growth area for the print industry.

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Talking Tech

Cold Seal vs. Heat Seal Technology

Both coatings are frequently used in the packaging of food products and medical devices, but each seal type comes with a different set of advantages and disadvantages.

Hive Make granola bars packaging - Determining the right coating for a particular product depends on a number of variables.

Departments

FLEXIBLE FOCUS

Tres Picosos Designs New Packaging

The packaging makes use of earth tones and craft paper.

FLEXIBLE BY DESIGN

Package Redesign Earns HI-CHEW an Award

The redesigned candy package was recognized as dynamic.

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HI-CHEW Award Winner: HI-CHEW candy pouch

FEBRUARY 2021

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