MeadWestvaco Introduces Tear-Test Specification Grades for Its Natralock Packaging
25 September 2008
MeadWestvaco Introduces Tear-Test Specification Grades for Its Natralock Packaging Read more...
Estée Lauder Mourns Death Of Roger Caracappa
21 July 2008
The packaging industry has lost one of its most inspirational leaders. Roger Caracappa, Executive Vice President – Global Packaging, Quality Assurance, Store Development, Design and Merchandising for The Estee Lauder Companies (New York) passed away last weekend.Read more...
The Fragrance Foundation Names Mary Ellen Lapsansky Vice President
26 June 2008
The Fragrance Foundation Names Mary Ellen Lapsansky Vice President Read more...
Rexam Reports Reasons for High Plastic Prices
15 May 2008
In its latest newsletter, Delivering Value, Kirk Rumsey, vice president of global commodities for Rexam Plastic Packaging, described how rising plastic prices—and plastic container prices—are being driven by a number of factors. Read more...
O. Berk Opens Online Store
13 May 2008
O. Berk Co. (Union, NJ) has reactivated its e-commerce packaging site, www.bottlestore.com. Read more...
Berry Plastics Acquires MAC Closures
12 May 2008
Berry Plastics Corp. (Evansville, IN) has acquired MAC Closures Inc., a manufacturer of plastic caps and closures with Canada-based operations in Waterloo, QC, and Oakville, ON. Read more...
MeadWestvaco Receives Sustainability Certification
12 May 2008
Paperboard packaging supplier MeadWestvaco (MWV; Richmond, VA) has received sustainability certification by the Sustainable Forestry Initiative and the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification. Read more...
Hidden Parts Streamline Pump
28 April 2008
To create an ultralow profile for its new fragrance dispenser, Rexam, (Suresnes, France) designed the pump so that its operating mechanisms are hidden in the neck of a fragrance bottle. Read more...
Pfeiffer Shortens Lead Times for Lotion Pumps
28 April 2008
Pfeiffer GmbH and Pfeiffer of America announced that Pfeiffer’s lotion pump range can now be produced in the supplier’s Congers, NY, location. Accordingly, lead times for select lotion pump models will now be shortened to six weeks for U.S. and worldwide customers. Read more...
NJPEC to Feature Motivational Speech at May Meeting
17 April 2008
The New Jersey Packaging Executives Club (NJPEC)’s May 29th meeting and scholarship awards will feature a speech by business consultant Doug Brown, chairman and CEO of Paradigm Associates. Read more...