Aerosols Packaging News

PCD New York 2019 conference program announced: Future Beauty Packaging Live
ADF&PCD New York
Packaging of Perfume Cosmetics & Design (PCD) has announced its program for the fourth annual ADF&PCD New York conference, held September 17 & 18, 2019 at the Altman Building & Metropolitan Pavilion in New York City. The program — a mix of interactive conference sessions and private, invitation only workshops presented by industry superstars —will give packaging professionals in attendance a one-stop, one-location opportunity to witness the industry’s latest technical innovations in speed-to-market, cost-effectiveness, sustainability and luxury.
PCR Airless Bottle shortlisted for 2019 ADF & PCD New York Innovation Awards
SR Packaging
SR Packaging’s PCR Airless Bottle had been shortlisted for the ADF&PCD New York Packaging Innovation Awards. Brand new to the market, SRP's PCR Airless bottle offers a solution for cosmetic brands with delicate formulations requiring airless packaging, within a 'green' pack which facilitates the re-use of plastic waste. The show organizer will be revealing the winners of this year’s awards directly at the show on September 18.
COPCO introduces aerosol cans into its portfolio
COPCO has introduced aerosol cans into its portfolio of packaging products, with an aluminum bottle, valve and actuator all available together. The valve is offered in a 1 inch size and the bottles have a capacity of 150ml, although more sizes are available. COPCO's aerosol can packs are ideal for a number of beauty treatments and can also be used for household products.
Coster starts production of new Unilever Lynx/Axe custom spray cap in the UK
Coster, a multinational provider of spray and aerosol dispensing systems headquartered in Italy, is among the lead suppliers chosen by Unilever for the relaunch of the world’s #1 male deodorant brand. The production of the new spray cap (codenamed “Dark Matter”) officially started in Coster’s state of the art Barlborough (Chesterfield) manufacturing facility.
ADF&PCD Shanghai 2019 hailed a success
ADF&PCD Shanghai

Shiseido, Givenchy, Godiva, Henkel and Unilever were among the many brands attending ADF&PCD Shanghai 2019. The highly anticipated 2nd edition, which took place at The Convention & Exhibition Center of International Sourcing on 27 & 28 March 2019, enjoyed a 26% growth in visitors.

Another one bites the dust
RPC Astrapak
Fighting dust is a dirty game and one needs every advantage available. The ease of handling that comes from the RPC Astrapak Dust Cover offers just that edge. The closure fits snuggly onto an aerosol can to protect the nozzle and keep it dust free and allows you to flick it off with one movement of your thumb.
5 factors to consider when selecting an actuator for your aerosol product
For aerosol consumers, the actuator is often the most overlooked part of the product packaging. While they recognize the actuator is the component that dispenses the product, not many are aware that the actuator also controls the fineness of the spray, the amount of product that is dispersed and even how the product is applied. Because the actuator controls the nuances of how a product is dispersed, the actuator can make all the difference in an end user’s experience with a product.
New Foam Actuator for Aerosol products: "CRAiN"
Mitani Valve

By combining the user-friendliness of aerosol foaming products with dispenser pump design, we have come up with a brand new packaging design.  We present "CRAiN" series into our lineup which has adopted the waterproof-type spouts of Z-1000-C series dispenser pumps for aerosol foaming products.

Ball introduces its 360° aerosol can
Ball Corporation
Ball Corporation, the leader in aluminum aerosol packaging, brings to life a new technology that is changing the shape of the industry as the company introduces its 360° aerosol can. The newly developed technology brings another dimension to can contouring, using a process that allows custom shaping, symmetrically or asymmetrically, up to the full circumference of the can, ultimately benefiting both brand owners and end consumers.
Focus on: FDA approved coatings for rigid metal packaging
ACTEGA offers coatings, adhesives, sealants and inks for metal packaging, with a focus on options for food and beverages as the company is specialized in pigmented product solutions, as well as in products for direct food contact (FDA approved). Specialising in products that are a combination of these two cases, ACTEGA is the perfect option for sourcing packaging.
Aptar Pharma launches PureHale, a new portable and ready-to-use upper respiratory drug delivery solution
Aptar Pharma

Aptar Pharma, a leading drug delivery systems provider, continues its commitment to meeting new market trends with the release of an industry first, PureHale, a new portable and ready-to-use drug delivery solution designed for upper respiratory care. PureHale is a revolutionary and intuitive device which – when used in combination with saline or other natural ingredient formulations – helps relieve the symptoms of upper respiratory system conditions.