Trends in Food Packaging 2016

There is so much in the world of food packaging that it can be very overwhelming. Literature is abundant and information comes out constantly about the newest and best things. After doing some research on the subject we at DasPac see some specific trends in the field. SPECIFIC USAGE of THE PACKAGING: Packaging is very […]

Reusable Solutions in Packaging

We have all seen zip-lock bags. When we were growing up they held our school lunch food. As we grew up we used them in our own kitchens for storing left-overs or marinating. More recently this technology is being used on most all grocery items that come pre-packaged so they can be re-refrigerated easily once opened. There […]

Shrink Sleeves

Shrink Sleeves are one of the fastest growing segments in the label industry. As companies continue to re-design their packaging and the demand for sharper, more aesthetically pleasing designs continue to rise, more companies are converting their traditional pressure sensitive labels into shrink sleeve labels. Shrink sleeves offer companies more flexibility in terms of design and makes […]

Shrink Wrap Machines and Films

We have all seen items shrink wrapped at the store. Packaging for multiple items in one “contained” space for bulk shipping or selling. Once these films are affixed to the product a drum tight seal is formed. This enables protection in travel and storage.

Palletizing Robots

pal·let·ize /ˈpaləˌtīz/  Manually placing items on pallets is very labor intensive. It cause undo employee costs, but also risks of injury. According to Wikipedia: A palletizer or palletiser is a machine which provides automatic means for stacking cases of goods or products onto a pallet. Manually placing boxes on pallets can be time consuming and […]

A Bit About Bulk Packaging

What is bulk packaging? Large quantities not yet put into individual, and usually decorated, packaging. Usually it is direct from the assembly line in this packaging.