The packaging solutions and mold manufacturing company helped the Dr Pepper Snapple Group (Plano, TX) convert the Snapple glass bottle to plastic while maintaining the look, feel and, yes, sound of the beloved brand.
Blowmolded using OceanBound plastic from Envision Plastics Industries (Chino, CA), the bottle sports a metallic, pearlescent-effect finish enbled by the compounding expertise of Techmer PM (Clinton, TN).
“Collaborative robotic systems are seeing strong growth in the blowmolding industry due to the need for greater efficiency and automation,” said Siva Krish, VP of Sales at Proco Machinery Inc. (Mississauga, ON, Canada).
Mega dual-parison system from Graham Engineering (York, PA) that produces 46,800 bottles hourly meets the demands of a global consumer packaged goods company in the rapidly-growing Chinese packaging market.
The company’s Polarfin additive technology eliminates the need for surface treatment to bind together two dissimilar polymers or a polymer and another material. The technology is compatible with existing polymer conversion processes and requires little, if any, change to production equipment.