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Horizontal flow wrapper

April 7, 2014
Designed for confectionery, snack foods and bakery products, the WeighPack Sleek 65 horizontal flow wrapper incorporates 3 servo motors and servo drives; no chains, gears or lubrication is needed.
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Shrink bander

February 7, 2014

Engineered for shellfish, produce and fresh and highly perishable foods, the PDC Model 75C-E shrink bander applies shrink sleeves at up to 400 cpm, depending on sleeve dimensions; it handles sleeving material through feeding, cutting and application.

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Lidding extends shelf life of premium chilled goods

The polyester-based film laminate achieves performance requirements and seal security while extending product shelf life to 28 days.
November 8, 2013

 The lidding material can withstand rigorous retort manufacturing processes while maintaining reliable seal integrity and peelability. 

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Shrink films/labels

October 11, 2013

 Bemis TITAN polyethylene beverage shrink films create sustainable shrink multi-packs that replace corrugate, paperboard or plastic rings.  

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Lidding films

October 11, 2013

 Toray LumiLid clear, white and metallized lidding films provide an oxygen barrier for the packaging of meat, produce, dairy items, refrigerated and frozen foods, puddings, applesauce, desserts, wet and dry foods, and specialty items.  

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Clear packaging shows off snack bar

A new flavor helped inspire a transition from opaque to clear film packaging.
April 9, 2013

A new flavor, coconut chocolate dipped mixed nuts, helped inspire thinkThin, Los Angeles, CA, to transition from opaque to clear film packaging so consumers could see the natural ingredients in its Crunch bars.

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Prize-winning packs

Microwaveable bacon package wins Product of the Year Award.
April 9, 2013

A microwaveable, susceptor-equipped bacon package for Embotits Espina, a 102-year-old maker of cold cuts headquartered in Vic, Spain, earned the Product of the Year Award.

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Eco-friendly films

January 10, 2013

Environmentally friendly for fresh and dairy applications, Amcor Light films reduce packaging weight while retaining visual appearance and sealing integrity.

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The 80-foot microwave

November 7, 2012
Shelf-stable foods prepared with microwave-assisted thermal sterilization may soon debut, provided the packaging riddle can be solved.
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All that jazzy

October 4, 2012
In August, Britain’s best-dressed spud debuted on grocers’ shelves in a distinctive bag that lets it preen for shoppers in all its glory.
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Fabulous Food Plant: Paramount Citrus

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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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