In 1978, the US inventor Thomas Jake Lunsford, took out a patent on his new package design, The Clamshell, a plastic blister package. A plastic blister package is a term for several types of pre-formed plastic packaging for small consumer goods, … [Read more...] about The History of Clamshell Packaging
Sometimes it seems that packaging and labeling equipment just get more and more complicated. The labeling systems from EPI, a ProMach brand show that this doesn't have to be the case, simple machines designed to provide accurate and reliable … [Read more...] about Zero Downtime Labeling with the UII ZDT by EPI
If you are a manufacturer that produces a liquid good, it can be difficult to determine the best type of packaging for your product. There are a variety of packaging options available including bottles, pouches, and cartons. Each of these methods … [Read more...] about Packaging Methods for Liquid Products
Last year we wrote a blog post about the rise of single-serve food and beverage packaging, and this trend shows no signs of slowing down. More and more food manufacturers are offering individually packaged products to busy consumers as these goods … [Read more...] about The Continued Growth of Single-Serve Food and Beverage Packaging
Have you ever been responsible for labeling a product? If you have, you know that it is important to select the right labeler to meet the needs of your product. Whether you are a small business getting started in the industry or you are looking for a … [Read more...] about How Do I Know What Labeler to Use for My Product?