Packaging

Thousands of processors compete in the packaging end market in applications that run the gamut from blow-molded bottles to injection-molded caps and closures to extruded film and sheet for food and non-food applications. More resin is consumed in packaging than in any other market, which tends to make profit margins extra snug. In this zone you will get updated on the new technology and best practices among leading processors you can use to get the edge.

Meredith-Springfield president and CEO Mel O’Leary holds a large EPET jar molded on a Bekum extrusion blow molding machine
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‘We Don’t Shy Away from a Challenge’

Meredith-Springfield thrives on technically difficult blow molding jobs that others avoid. Its latest pioneering effort is pushing the limits in the new field of EPET.

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Simultaneous Blowing/Filling Process ‘Breaks Down Walls’ in Supply Chain

Amcor’s LiquiForm technology supports new ‘holistic’ on-site processing service.