info@allinpackaging.co.uk +44 14 44 390 550

PackChannel Blog

Date added: 2016-10-27 Combat Cold Weather Skin with Hand and Face Creams in Cosmetic Jars

Most of us wouldn’t think twice about applying sun protection lotions in summer to protect our skin from the sun, and taking care of our skin in winter should be equally as important.   During winter, when the weather can be cold and harsh, our hands and face require special...

 

More...

Date added: 2016-10-26 Set a spooky scene this Halloween with DIY Halloween candles!

Autumn: the season of cold mornings, golden coloured walks and, importantly, Halloween! From being placed inside pumpkins to scattered around your home, candles are an essential part of setting a spooky Halloween scene, and making your own couldn’t be easier.   How to Make ...

 

More...

Date added: 2016-10-25 Why Glass Jars are King of the Packaging Industry

Glass: a material that seems to be synonymous with luxury products. But it’s not just high end products that are afforded the delights of glass packaging - for years, glass has ruled the packaging industry. Regardless of the market, glass is widely seen amongst manufacturers as king of p...

 

More...

Date added: 2016-10-24 Achieve Nail Perfection with Nail Pump Sets

Anyone who has ever painted nails knows what a tricky task it can be! From removing old polish to achieving the perfect finish, a good manicure takes time, so the cosmetics industry is constantly looking for innovative ways to speed up the process. Nail pump sets are one example of how designe...

 

More...

Date added: 2016-10-22 Inventive Uses for Plastic Jars with Metal Latches

Plastic jars with metal latches are increasing in demand, thanks to the appeal of vintage looking products for interior design and décor. A practical yet stylish form of packaging, the easy to open plastic jar with a metal latch is a trendy and useful accessory for every home.  ...

 

More...

Date added: 2016-10-21 Dispensing Made Easy with Lock Up and Down Pumps

We’re constantly looking for ways to make life easier, and in the packaging industry, this means creating efficient yet innovative packaging solutions. For manufacturers of cosmetics, quick, clean and easy dispensing of liquid products is at the forefront of design specifications, and it...

 

More...

Date added: 2016-10-20 The Perfect Plastic Container for Small Quantity Food Products

There’s a multitude of options when it comes to choosing packaging containers for food products. Given the popularity of plastic as a material, it’s used to make food containers in all shapes and sizes, each best suited to certain products.   One particular plastic con...

 

More...

Date added: 2016-10-19 Hassle Free Parties Start with Plastic Accessories

We all love a hosting a good party, but nothing causes more of a headache than thinking about the clean up afterwards. Having to wash up hundreds of glasses, plates and cutlery that have been left overnight is definitely the worst part about parties - especially if you’re feeling a bit w...

 

More...

Date added: 2016-10-18 ‘Eggcellent’ Cases – Not Just for Lipsticks!

Lipsticks and lip balms: two reasons the cosmetics industry is thriving. Look at any cosmetics manufacturer, high street drugstore and even high street fashion retailers and you’ll find that they all have their own line of lip care products.   Given the popularity of these p...

 

More...

Date added: 2016-10-17 Sweetener Tablet Dispensers are ‘Sweet’ Packaging

Sugar is one of the biggest health concerns in today’s society. The dangers of excessive sugar consumption are more prominent than ever, with many people consuming well over the recommended daily allowance of added sugar. As a result, replacing sugar with sweetener tablets is becoming in...

 

More...

Date added: 2016-10-15 Lipstick Packaging to Take Products to the Next Level

Lipstick: a staple item in most women’s handbags. Year round, lipsticks generate billions of sales in the cosmetics industry, continuing to grow and grow in success and popularity.   Take a look in any makeup bag and you’ll be hard pushed to find one without a lipstick...

 

More...

Date added: 2016-10-14 A Frontrunner in Dispensing: Jars with Pumps

When it comes to liquids, there’s an abundance of packaging options to choose from. For creams and lotions, jars make ideal storage, with a range of shapes, sizes and volumes to choose from.   It’s common these days, however, to find creams, lotions and liquid soaps fo...

 

More...

Date added: 2016-10-13 Benefits of Using HDPE Bottles

There are several types of packaging bottles available on the market, in different sizes and materials. Each bottle serves a particular purpose and is used for a specific reason. High Density Polyethylene bottles – or HDPE bottles as they are more commonly known – are a popular cho...

 

More...

Date added: 2016-10-12 Edible Food Packaging – The Latest Trend

Have you ever thought about what it would be like to walk into a supermarket and find everything wrapped for sale in edible skins? You might think it a bit far-fetched to be considering a world where products have no other disposable packaging; a world where you can literally have your favouri...

 

More...

Date added: 2016-10-11 Top Benefits Of Using Dropper Bottles

Dropper bottles are found in almost every household. These bottles are usually small in size and have a dropper attached for dispensing liquid stored inside. A common product in the pharmaceutical industry for packaging medicines, glass dropper bottles are usually dark in colour and small in s...

 

More...

Date added: 2016-10-10 Convenience is Key for Screw Top Plastic Jars

Screw top plastic jars are a highly convenient packaging material, often used to store food products. In the food industry, high quality lids help to preserve food, keeping it in optimum condition. Screw top plastic jars are in steady demand, thanks to their cost effectiveness, availability in...

 

More...

Date added: 2016-10-08 3 Best Uses for Trigger Sprayers

Trigger sprayers have been used for years, but with people’s evolving needs, there have been several changes to the shape, size and designs of sprayers. Today, they are used for a number of purposes. Sprayers are designed keeping three main factors in mind: user convenience, the purpose ...

 

More...

Date added: 2016-10-07 Airless: Benefits And Uses In Packaging

Airless packaging, often referred to as vacuum packaging, is one of the most trusted ways to package food products. Airless packaging involves removing air from inside the packaging to ensure the safe storage of food, increased shelf life and quality maintenance. Although airless is most commo...

 

More...

Date added: 2016-10-06 Glass Containers for Candles

  Across Europe, the candle industry is a lucrative one. Each year, people spend millions of pounds making their homes look, feel and smell inviting, splurging on candles to get that cosy glow. For a growing market that focuses on bringing luxury to the home, candles need equally indu...

 

More...

Date added: 2016-10-05 The Importance of Overcaps

Overcaps: an essential part of packaging for many products. Found predominantely on items such as fine mist sprayers and other cream dispensers such as foamers, pharmaceutical sprayers, pumps and airless dispensers, overcaps are used to protect dispensing mechanisms. But what exactly does this...

 

More...

Date added: 2016-10-03 Laundry Made Easy with Liquid Detergents

Laundry detergent is a household staple. Used to wash clothing, bedding, towels and more, over the years, this everyday item has gone from powder only, to multiple types of detergent being available. One type used by many is liquid detergent. Liquid detergents, along with fabric softeners, are...

 

More...

Date added: 2016-10-01 Advantages of Plastic

Plastic packaging is one of the most popular segments of the packaging industry, with its popularity mainly attributed to the several advantages plastic offers.   Plastic is usually the main alternative to glass packaging, and although plastic packaging is largely known as the env...

 

More...

Date added: 2016-09-30 Don't be Daunted by Autumn Cleaning

Forget spring cleaning – autumn is when you should be sweeping out the cobwebs! Get your house spick and span for the winter season with a big clean, so when the cold finally comes calling, you’ve every excuse to get cosy in front of a roaring log fire, knowing all your chores are ...

 

More...

Date added: 2016-09-29 Bigger is Better: Why Canisters Make Great Packaging

Buying in bulk can be a more convenient – and often cheaper – solution when purchasing particular products. Many liquid products used in industries including household chemicals, gardening, food and cars are needed in large quantities, and so large capacity packaging is the best op...

 

More...

Date added: 2016-09-28 Toothpaste Tubes: An Evolving Packaging Solution

There are certain everyday essentials that we all use. Toothpaste is one of these essentials, being used twice a day, 365 days a year. Given its daily use, toothpaste needs to be quick and easy to use for all ages, which is where toothpaste tubes come in.   The standard toothpaste...

 

More...

Date added: 2016-09-27 Hair Product Packaging Galore: Tottles, Bottles and Tubes

For every day cosmetics such as shampoo, the assortment of products on offer to customers is huge. From shampoo for thick and curly hair to those for damaged hair or dyed hair, there’s always a product offering something different. Given the huge variety available, shampoo packaging has ...

 

More...

Date added: 2016-09-26 Get the Perfect Finish with a Crimping Machine

When spraying your favourite bottle of perfume, it’s unlikely that you’re thinking about how the sprayer was attached to the bottle. Designed to look as if it’s always been a part of the bottle, the smooth, precise finish of a perfume bottle and sprayer is achieved by using a...

 

More...

Date added: 2016-09-24 Airless Technology Advances to Jars

Given the huge popularity and success of Airless technology, it’s no surprise that it’s no longer limited to just bottles: Airless technology has expanded into jars.   Airless Technology: How it Works Airless technology works on a vacuum effect. A bottle - or now j...

 

More...

Date added: 2016-09-23 Breathe Easy with Nasal Sprays

There’s something about the cooler weather that means more people getting sick. Colds and flu are synonymous with autumn and winter and the only thing worse than being sick is being sick and not being able to do anything about it. Thankfully, you can say goodbye to having a stuffed up no...

 

More...

Date added: 2016-09-22 The Evolution of Packaging

The packaging industry continually evolves. Packaging has transformed from simply being a functional item, to being a central part of everyday life, with growing demands on the packaging industry to create more modern, more lightweight and more reusable packaging.   Customers are ...

 

More...
Loading...