Before a consumer falls in love with your product, they have to take notice of your packaging.
Brands that rely on their packaging to make a powerful difference with consumers turn to BottleStore to create labeling and decorating solutions that deliver outstanding results. We believe superior container decoration is the key to new customers. Our screen printing, labeling, & pad printing expertise ensure your packaging will give consumers every reason to pick your product. BottleStore’s decorating equipment can print up to four screen print colors in-line with 100% machine vision inspection of the finished product. In addition to direct screen printing, we can apply pressure-sensitive labels alone or in combination with screen printing.
Video – Packaging Crash Course: How PET Plastic Bottles And Jars Are Made
Ever wonder how PET plastic bottles and jars are made? Turns out it is a little different then other types of plastic bottles (Extrusion Blow Molding, Injection Blow Molding, etc.). Known for it's quality and environmental friendliness, PET plastic bottles and jars are made using a unique process called Stretch Blow Molding, or SBM.
Plastic Bottles Symbol Change – Triangle Replaces Chasing Arrows
To re-align IRC's core mission of resin content identification and quality control prior to recycling, the new resin identification code will consist of a solid equilateral triangle around the number with resin name printed underneath.
3 Things To Keep In Mind When Using Pressure Sensitive Liners (PS22)
PS22 liner is often seen as a cost effective option for products that requires liner seal as it does not require automatic equipment to be applied. However, there are several considerations packager must bear in mind when using PS22 liners. Here are 3 of the most common considerations.
UN Approved Packaging Basics - How To Read The Markings
All UN marking must have an approved UN mark followed by a string of code. These codes identifies what each of these UN approved packaging is approved to carry, materials used to construct the package, maximum gross mass or specific gravity, year, and location of manufacture. Learn how to read the code here.
Orifice reducer plugs are for plastic bottles applications. Commonly for LDPE, HDPE, PET, and other squeezable plastic resin bottles, orifice reducer plugs reduce the opening for controlled dispensing by the consumers. Most of the orifice reducers BottleStore.com carries are considered “universal fit for a specific neck diameter size”. This means that a 20mm universal fit orifice reducers will fit most plastic bottles with 20mm neck diameter.
Understand Disc Top, Liquid Dispensing and Flip Top Caps
When you have a liquid product, you will need a closure that allows controlled dispensing and can be re-closed by the consumer to ensure proper seal. With today’s dispensing technologies, you have three main dispensing systems to choose from: Disc top caps, flip top caps, and flip-spout type liquid dispensing caps. In this article we will look at the anatomy of these dispensing closures and what you should know when choosing your dispensing system.