INDIANAPOLIS — To help bottlers improve sustainability and reduce their total costs, Closure Systems International (CSI) has designed an unmatched series of industry-leading lightweight closures for its non-carbonated beverage closure portfolio.
Extra-Lok V 38mm ODU is the latest example of an optimized CSI closure design technology that delivers greater bottler efficiency. This versatile, new 38mm “universal” two-start closure design is ideal for multiple filling applications, …Read the full article »Comment Count
WHITE BEAR LAKE, Minn. — Chemi Nutra is proud to announce a sponsorship of Minnesota Quarter Midget Racing Association (MQMRA) racer, Austin Jahr. MRMRA is one of the oldest youth automotive racing series in the country and often acts as a gateway to higher forms of car racing. Racers between the ages of five and sixteen years old battle it out on banked, oval tracks …Read the full article »Comment Count
VERNON HILLS, Ill.—The Carton Council of North America, a group of carton manufacturers united to deliver long term collaborative solutions in order to divert valuable cartons from the landfill, has been awarded the 2013 Bow and Arrow Award for Coalition Building by the California Product Stewardship Council (CPSC).
“We are honored to be recognized by the California Product Stewardship Council for the Bow and …Read the full article »Comment Count
ST. LOUIS — Sensient Colors LLC, a business unit of Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT) and the global leader in color, announces the industry’s first complete color spectrum of clean label, bright and stable natural blues and greens permitted in the US for use in food and beverages.
“Developing formulations from three unique natural blue sources, including Spirulina and a patent pending process application, we can …Read the full article »Comment Count
NORTHLAKE, Ill. — Scholle Packaging will introduce their new Scholle SureFill aseptic filler for bag-in-box at PackExpo 2013. The Scholle SureFill combines advanced bag-in-box filling technologies in an operations-friendly machine. Processors will gain production flexibility in their operations with bag size and fitment versatility, superior throughput rates, quick changeovers, longer run periods between clean-up, and enhanced product and operator safety.
Paul Dean, Vice-President of Commercial …Read the full article »Comment Count
DryBlock system is a new way to design and manage the whole packaging end of line. It combines the entire dry part of a production line into a single, integrated and synchronized Monoblock. DryBlock is born to meet recurring needs that come from the consumer goods industries:
• Reduction of energy consumption by up to 36%, almost cancelling the compressed air requirements. • Cost reduction: …Read the full article »Comment Count
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Can Manufacturers Institute (CMI) announces a fresh new design for www.cancentral.com, which is the interactive destination to learn everything about cans. The re-launched website includes featured CMI initiatives such as Cans: The Sustainable & Smart Solution and the Great American Can RoundUp along with an inside look at how cans are manufactured. Additionally, the historical can information displays as an …Read the full article »Comment Count
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