Closures Packaging News

Giflor's Carbon Black Free resin enables recycling
Giflor
Black plastic packaging poses a great challenge for the recycling process because the presence of carbon black does not allow the correct sorting of black parts at recycling facilities. Giflor’s Carbon Black Free (CBF) resin is the latest response to this challenging issue.
A Classic Shape with a Premium Feel
Quadpack

A new, elegant fragrance pack is now part of the Quadpack’s range of classic products. Air Line is an all-European line of rectangular fragrance bottles with a sophisticated feeling given by the quality and origin of its components.

Differentiation through luxurious finishes
Virospack
Brands demand differentiation and value to delight their consumers and make their experience with the product as pleasant as possible. Packaging plays a crucial role in achieving this goal. Virospack knows this and offers solutions which meet this demand
New tub is clearly good for recycling
The switch from black to semi-clear plastic for a cake tub has had a significant impact on the pack’s sustainability profile. Thanks to the change, the 1080ml tub manufactured by Berry Superfos, for a range of cakes produced by Park Cakes for leading food retailer M&S can now be described as ‘widely recyclable’ in the UK.
SABIC opens new caps & closures Technology and Innovation Center in the Netherlands
Sabic

SABIC, a global leader in the chemicals industry has announced the opening of its new Technology and Innovation Center dedicated to the caps and closures segment in Geleen, the Netherlands. Located in SABIC’s Global Technology Center for Europe on the Chemelot Campus, this investment is proof of SABIC’s commitment to the industry to develop new materials and technologies focused on caps and closures.

TK54 - Solo Glow Bottle
Toly

The injection blow bottle contains an ABS outer cap and is suitable for liquid formulations such as highlighters and foundations.

AMARI, the streamline, refillable PCR Airless Bottle for gender-neutral skincare solutions
SR Packaging
The updated version of PCR Airless Bottle, AMARI, is one of a kind, minimalist packaging design. It is built for gender-neutral skincare solutions as the beauty trend had slowly shifted beyond gender differentiation. More and more companies are providing personal care solutions both for men and women based on specific skin conditions. As of today for many, improving self-esteem by using beauty products is no longer a privilege but a daily routine.
New stock square Lipgloss
High-Quality Lipgloss packaging in stock and ready for shelves! MYC's new high-end look lipgloss packs combine a thick wall PET bottle with an aluminum cap. The cap is offered in different heights and finishes for a finished look that really stands out.
Trista airless
Requests for airless have been steadily growing. Hearing customers' voices and requirements for airless packaging, GCC PKG's new airless bottle range, Trista, is available in 6 capacities in a fully recyclable PP bottle that works with all types of formulation viscosities.
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.
Spray bottles prove ideal for airline products
COPCO CHINA

One of the principal problems that airline products face is leakage. It happens because of the pressure differential when the plane is flying at high altitudes. In order to solve this problem for customers, COPCO has launches this series of spray bottles to stand up against such rigorous circumstances.

IMS's 5ml cosmetic jars
IMS Packaging
IMS Packaging offers an extensive selection of cosmetic jars for make-up and other beauty products. The company's 5ml options are available in both round and square and can be customized to fit branding.
Ardagh partners with Mountain Culture Kombucha
Ardagh Group
Ardagh has partnered with Mountain Culture Kombucha to introduce a new 12oz glass bottle design for its kombucha, which features a convenient, twist-off cap. In an effort to differentiate its products, Mountain Culture Kombucha chose to package its product in a 12oz glass amber bottle that would offer UV protection for the live organisms within the kombucha.
Californian wine brand Böen partners with Guala Closures and SharpEnd to launch first NFC-enabled wine bottles in the United States

Californian wine brand Böen, part of Copper Cane Wines & Provisions by Joseph Wagner, announces itself as the first United States wine brand to deploy Near-Field Communication technology to date. This new technology, developed by technological visionaries Guala Closures and SharpEnd, gives consumers instant access to information about the wine they are purchasing simply by tapping the bottle’s cap with their smartphone.