Packaging Spotlight


  • Packaging innovation from Avery Dennison

    Packaging innovation from Avery Dennison

    Substrate and adhesive supplier Avery Dennison has developed multiple new products to improve packaging throughout a wide array of applications. Communicating brand values effectively means going further. How does a label feel? What sound does it emi…
    11.17.17

  • FLEXcon, Topflight Partner For Celebrity Makeup Label

    FLEXcon, Topflight Partner For Celebrity Makeup Label

    FLEXcon, a supplier of adhesive coating and laminating, is collaborating with Topflight Corporation to manufacture a specialty film label for a celebrity makeup line. The companies worked together to develop a specialty film decal to add glamour to a…
    10.06.17

  • WonderGrill Box Removes the Mess

    WonderGrill Box Removes the Mess

    DS Smith has invented a new type of packaging for Carbones Fergon, Spain’s largest producer of vegetable coal and a supplier of fire lighting and combustion products. Based in Huelva, Spain, Carbones Fergon supplies fire lighting and combust…
    09.11.17

  • Dual bottle gift pack makes its mark

    Dual bottle gift pack makes its mark

    Supremia, a provider of creative solutions and integrated process management for promotional product development, has developed a distinctive two-bottle gift pack featuring Maker’s Mark and Maker’s 46 Bourbon Whisky. Created for a variety…
    07.14.17

  • Green Man Brewery’s packaging transformation

    Green Man Brewery’s packaging transformation

    Asheville, NC, USA has become a mecca for craft beer, with 20 breweries now located in the city limits and many more in the mountain towns beyond. The mountaintop city even warrants its own “Ale Trail.” Green Man Brewery was the second br…
    05.30.17

  • Students meet packaging design challenge

    Students meet packaging design challenge

    The Flexible Packaging Association (FPA) has announced the winners of the FPA 2017 Student Flexible Design Challenge. This year’s first place winners were a team of students from the University of Wisconsin – Stout. Two schools tied for s…
    04.07.17

  • Innovative pouches and sleeves

    Innovative pouches and sleeves

    Clondalkin Flexible Packaging Grootegast has developed a stand-up pouch for a new premium snack brand, while Clondalkin Kirchberg created a special glitter sleeve for its Winter Edition of Emmi`s on-the-go iced coffee Caffé Latte. According…
    03.13.17

  • ‘Stubby’ new look for Chicago’s Ale Syndicate Brewers

    ‘Stubby’ new look for Chicago’s Ale Syndicate Brewers

    In the challenging and competitive craft beer marketplace, Ale Syndicate Brewers knew it needed a creative and fresh look to stand out on the crowded shelf. The brewery, which provides beers that are “distinctly Chicago,” wanted a product…
    01.20.17

  • Pearlescent labels a hit for Ayres

    Pearlescent labels a hit for Ayres

    Drawing on the culture of Buenos Aires, Argentina, the Ayres beauty line is the essence of passion: A line of four body-care collections and one home range is as full of the sights, sounds and scents of Argentina as the Pampas themselves. Ayres has d…
    11.14.16

  • Mylanta returns with new look

    Mylanta returns with new look

    Mylanta, the well-known antacid brand, has returned to store shelves with a rejuvenated look. Studio One Eleven, a subsidiary of Berlin Packaging, assisted with the new design. Infirst Healthcare Inc. licensed the product from McNeil Consumer Healthc…
    10.14.16

  • Berlin Packaging gives Forto coffee a shot

    Berlin Packaging gives Forto coffee a shot

    Forto, a coffee company built on wholesome energy, enlisted the help of Berlin Packaging in designing a catchy look for its new coffee shot energy product. The energy drink provides two regular coffee cups’ worth of caffeine in less than two ou…
    09.07.16

  • Turtle Wax goes green

    Turtle Wax goes green

    Turtle Wax, the 70-year-old automotive appearance products manufacturer, has undergone a rebranding initiative with the help of Berlin Packaging. Turtle Wax wanted to bring standardization and consistency to its portfolio, featuring 10 SKUs in the Je…
    Greg Hrinya, Associate Editor 07.15.16

  • Flexible pet food packaging

    Flexible pet food packaging

    Mondi Consumer Goods Packaging, in collaboration with Mondi Industrial Bags in North America, is offering a single source solution for virtually any flexible pet food packaging or woven poly pinch bottom bag application. Mark Ushpol, president,…
    05.20.16

  • Flexi-Cap Protect

    Flexi-Cap Protect

    Schreiner MediPharm, a Germany-based global provider of specialty pharmaceutical labeling solutions for over 60 years, will introduce its new Flexi-Cap Protect to the US market at INTERPHEX, April 26-28 at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City, NY…
    03.21.16

  • Packaging for a new product & market

    Packaging for a new product & market

    A new brand in a new industry might seem somewhat analogous to being the new kid at a new school in a new city, but fitting in isn’t what you’re after. The goal is to establish a market presence you can claim as your own. And when the new…
    01.25.16

  • Black River Juice grows with Vanish

    Black River Juice grows with Vanish

    Black River Juice is the ultimate “back to the earth” organic beverage company. The business was founded more than 30 years ago in Mississauga, Canada, by two enterprising truck drivers who saw an opportunity in pressing and marketing spe…
    11.20.15

  • Carton of the Year

    Carton of the Year

    The packaging for ambuja, a natural skin care collection from Legart Forschungsatelier, was the big winner at the 2015 ProCarton ECMA Awards when it received the Carton of the Year award. The winning packaging is made of Invercote G 200 g/m2 from Igg…
    10.13.15

  • Beer Labels | Beverage Labels
    It’s all about the beer (packaging)

    It’s all about the beer (packaging)

    Earlier this year, Anheuser-Busch InBev, the world’s largest brewing group, launched three new premium Beck’s beers: Pale Ale, 1873 Pils and Amber Lager. Constantia Flexibles Labels Division has supported the relaunch with rotrogravure-pr…
    09.07.15

  • Sustainability
    Sleek and sustainable

    Sleek and sustainable

    Method Products has expanded its liquid laundry offering, introducing its new 4X Concentrated Detergent product in a 53oz polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottle containing 100% post-consumer recycled (PCR) PET resin from Amcor Rigid Plastics, one of…
    07.21.15

  • Flexible Packaging
    Mondi has it in the bag

    Mondi has it in the bag

    Mondi has released two new bags designed to improve consumer goods packaging. According to the international packaging and paper group, a new highly stable, reclosable bag called the Flat Bottom Bag and the Square Bag are now available. The Flat B…
    06.03.15