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Pack Expo 2013: Rollprint launches anti-counterfeiting composite flexible-packaging technology

Thursday, September 26th, 2013 | Permalink

Las Vegas – Rollprint Packaging has developed a new proprietary technology called Ghost, which creates an integrated, repeating watermark embedded in the composite flexible packaging material. The company says this process makes it technically and economically challenging to duplicate.  Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Issue Date:  PT – September 2013 Keywords:  rollprint packaging pack expo flexible medical anti-counterfeiting read more

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World demand for packaging machinery to reach $41.8 billion in 2017

Friday, September 20th, 2013 | Permalink

Growth in worldwide demand for packaging machinery is expected to climb at a 4.6% annual pace through 2017 to $41.8 billion, according to a new study from The Freedonia Group . The study claims that an improved business climate – which will be reflected in expanding fixed investment spending, manufacturing output, and packaging demand – will drive increases in equipment sales through 2017.  Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Issue Date:  PT – September 2013 Keywords:  packaging plastics machines read more

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Nypro plans major Massachusetts expansion

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013 | Permalink

Nypro is planning a major expansion of its flagship manufacturing operation due to rapidly growing demand for its healthcare products. A lease is currently being negotiated for a 200,000-sq-ft satellite manufacturing operation in an industrial park in Devins, MA, which is about 13 miles north of its headquarters plant in Clinton, MA. The space was previously used by Evergreen Solar, a heavily subsidized producer of solar power equipment that ceased operations at the brand new plant in 2011 . Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Issue Date:  PT – September 2013 Keywords:  Nypro Jabil read more

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Bag bans inspire Command Packaging to innovate

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013 | Permalink

Plastic grocery bags are certainly a hot button issue. When there is a material being banned in certain parts of the world, it’s obviously going to stir some emotions. But it can also do something else; sometimes it forces companies to evolve and become creative in ways they might not have anticipated. read more

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Closing the skills gap: Molder doubles as vocational technology school

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013 | Permalink

Achieving recognition in Inc. magazine’s annual Inc. 500/5000 exclusive ranking of America’s fastest-growing privately held companies is quite an honor for medium-sized enterprises. Garnering that prestigious honor three years in a row has been especially exciting for SUPERB Industries , a high-volume producer of engineered plastic and metal components, headquartered in Sugarcreek, OH, with affiliated operations in Walnut Creek and a distribution center in Hong Kong. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Issue Date:  PT – September 2013 Keywords:  SUPERB Industries skills gap training read more

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