GCI Magazine

Manufacturing Sponsored by

New in Manufacturing

Oct 27, 2016 | 11:01 AM CDT

In Memorium: Robert Brands VariBlend CEO, Author and Innovator

Brands, who had been VariBlend's CEO since June 2014 and authored "Robert's Rules of Innovation," died in an accident this past weekend.

Oct 25, 2016 | 08:15 AM CDT

Cosmetic Packaging Market to Grow to Value of $33 Billion by 2024


The need for innovative and alluring packaging, such as 3D printing bottles and airless bottles, is in such demand that the cosmetic packaging market is estimated to be worth $33 billion by 2024.

Sep 22, 2016 | 09:56 AM CDT

TRESemmé Aims to Stand Out with Techy Aptar Valve

TRESemmé has selected Aptar Beauty + Home's WS20 accessory on VX valve.

Sep 20, 2016 | 05:32 PM CDT

Package Design Research: Your Expression Says it All


A thesis study is under way at Clemson University to develop dynamic test methods that evaluate consumer facial expressions in reaction to packaging designs in a new way: in situ.

Sep 20, 2016 | 01:00 PM CDT

Video: How the Applicator Market Makes a Brush With Kindness

By: Nicole Urbanowicz

As more countries jump on the animal testing "ban wagon," cruelty-free has become an even more important aim for cosmetic brands, including those who make cosmetic applicators and brushes like Taiki.

Sep 19, 2016 | 03:10 PM CDT

LuxePack Launch: Hoffman Neopac Goes Stylo

Hoffman Neopac has launched at Luxe Pack Monaco three brand-new products: Stylo applicators for skin care products, new printable tincaps and digitally printable tins as a promotional secondary packaging

Sep 16, 2016 | 01:48 PM CDT

Video: Bling is Big in Makeup Packaging

By: Nicole Urbanowicz

Newly launched packaging options with metallic effects are all the rage.

Sep 16, 2016 | 08:46 AM CDT

Spectra Creates Oval Packs to Fit its Flip-Tops

As a result of the success of the company's Oval Flip-Top Closure, the natural progression was to build a range of bottles to go with it

Sep 15, 2016 | 01:20 PM CDT

Luxe Pack Monaco Preview: 4 Ways to Refine Your Packaging

Leonhard Kurz, a specialist in packaging decoration, will be presenting a whole host of ideas for current and future packaging refinement, including decoration processes for a variety of materials.

Sep 14, 2016 | 02:34 PM CDT

Axilone Gives Pop to Stella McCartney Fragrance

Axilone has designed a custom spray cap for Stella McCartney's POP fragrance.