Value-added packaging formats like retail-ready or shelf-ready packaging make it easy for retailers to quickly shelve products. It also builds an additional layer of branding to help snack producers and bakery companies deliver a strong message to shoppers.
Processing Technologies International, LLC (PTi), a leading global manufacturer of high-performance sheet extrusion machinery, has entered the high-speed extruder segment with the launch of its Super-G High-Speed Extruders for the processing of polypropylene (PP) and high-impact polystyrene (HIPS) for the packaging market.
Retail-ready packaging (RRP) solutions range from large corrugated boxes with loose packages to smaller, notched paperboard holders for stand-up display of carded packages. Retailers benefit from RRP because it gives them shelf-ready inventory in seconds, cutting the time it takes to check in and stock shelves.
Huber Engineered Materials, a division of J.M. Huber Corporation, announced the launch of a new packaging concept implemented at its Havre de Grace, Maryland (U.S.), precipitated amorphous silica production facility.