Articles Tagged with ''closures''

Heinz to close 3 plants, cut 1,350 jobs

Facilities in South Carolina, Idaho and Canada will be closed.
November 15, 2013
Facilities in South Carolina, Idaho and Canada will be closed.
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Arla switches to PET for milk bottle and adds high-seal closure

The fresh milk and cream supplier will switch from one-liter gable top cartons to one-liter PET bottles.
September 11, 2013

 The goal is to improve customer ability to use and reclose packaging tightly. 

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Printed magnet recloses gum pack

An inline coating process, developed by ASG, applies the magnetic strip to the paperboard to create a secure reclosure mechanism.
June 10, 2013
The stick gum from Mondelēz International(formerly Kraft) is expected to complete its global rollout by the end of 2013.

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Packaging Materials

Multifaceted empowerment

New packaging materials add functionality, improve sustainability, lengthen shelf life and enhance shelf impact of food products.
March 6, 2013

Innovative packaging materials and concepts give new and established products greater functionality, sustainability, shelf life and shelf impact.

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Plug-seal closures

January 10, 2013

Made from high-density polyethylene, Portola GreenLyte plug-seal 38mm closures have a 1-piece design that eliminates the need for a liner.

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Zipper technology

October 3, 2012
A method of applying a reclosable zipper transversely to packaging films, Ampac Inno-Lok technology produces pre-zippered roll stock film that can be used in form/fill/seal applications without reducing processing and filling speeds.
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Linerless plug closure

June 8, 2012

The Portola Steri-Shield tamper-evident, linerless plug closure mates with the bottle finish inner surface to create an effective seal that withstands stringent filling conditions.

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Hot-fill closure

April 5, 2012
Providing tamper evidence and anti-sabotage protection, the BERICAP DoubleSeal 1-piece hot-fill closure features a 2-in-1 outer plus inner seal in a single, liner-less cap; the band breaks before the seal is broken.

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Fabulous Food Plant: Paramount Citrus

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Burns & McDonnell project manager RJ Hope and senior project engineer Justin Hamilton discuss the distinctions between Food Safety and Food Defense as well as the implications for food manufacturers of the Food Safety Modernization Act.
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Catch a preview of the Powder and Bulk Show in this April 2014 edition of Food Engineering. Also, be sure to check out a coffee stick making a real stir and a major advancement in the the pet food industry.
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Food Authentication Using Bioorganic Molecules

This text provides critical tools and data needed to augment routine food analysis and enhance food safety by aiding in the detection of counterfeit, and potentially deleterious, foods.

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