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COVID-19: Essential Products for Pharma/Nutra Packaging

COVID-19: Essential Products for Pharma/Nutra Packaging

Trust the packaging experts at Mold-Rite Plastics to help you create a package that will grow your business in this ever-changing market.

The onset of the global COVID-19 pandemic has created increased demand for many of the products that we produce at Mold-Rite, particularly for the pharmaceutical and nutraceutical markets. Prior to the onset of this pandemic, the Pharmaceutical and Nutraceutical markets were expected to grow more than 6.0% annually through 2020, (EvaluatePharma & Nutritional...

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Posted by Amanda Thomas

Pharmaceutical Packaging Design: Factors to Consider

Pharmaceutical Packaging Design: Factors to Consider

An aging population and increased life expectancy are fueling growth in the pharmaceutical industry. In addition, the recently Senate-approved 21st Century Cures Act is expected to greatly expand the number of drugs being produced. In the highly-regulated pharmaceutical industry, it’s important to consider two key factors when designing packaging closures:

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Posted by Amanda Thomas

The Top 5 Players in the Beauty Packaging Industry are Revealed

The Top 5 Players in the Beauty Packaging Industry are Revealed

There are no surprises as to who takes the top spots in the global beauty industry.

Consumers tend to be brand loyal in the beauty market. They generally stick to what they know and the brands they trust. With a wide variety of beauty products on the market, ranging from inexpensive to prestige brands, there are a few top players in this market that consumers can rely on.  Beautypackaging.com has compiled a list of the top players in the beauty market for 2014.  Who will be first?  The...

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Posted by Amanda Thomas

Sanitizing Products are on the Rise as the Ebola Scare Continues

Sanitizing Products are on the Rise as the Ebola Scare Continues

Many companies are expecting to see sales of antibacterial and disinfecting products start to rise due to the recent outbreak of Ebola in the United States. 

As many of our followers already know, Ebola has started to spread in the  U.S.; five people have recovered from the virus, one person that has died, and two hospital workers, including the nurse who visited Ohio earlier this month, are in treatment. Now today, according to an article in the New York Times, “A...

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Posted by Aimee Weber

Medical Cannabis Could be Coming to a State Near You

Medical Cannabis Could be Coming to a State Near You

Many companies may benefit from the upcoming November ballets.

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Posted by Amanda Thomas

Private Label Nutraceutical Packaging is Rising Above the Rest

Private Label Nutraceutical Packaging is Rising Above the Rest

Trends in 2014 indicate a rise in the development of private label vitamin supplements.

Convenience and ease of use in the nutraceutical packaging industry are both still major trends being watched by private label companies. With the continued rise of health concerns in the U.S. and the trend of being fit and healthy, more and more consumers are purchasing products that once only athletes used. Popular nutraceutical products, such as protein powders and vitamin supplements, are becoming...

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Posted by Amanda Thomas

INFOGRAPHIC: What the Elderly Really Want in Packaging

INFOGRAPHIC: What the Elderly Really Want in Packaging

Senior-friendly closures must be easy to use for today's baby boomers.

With the rise of baby boomers retiring, there has been an increasing demand for senior-friendly products. In order for a product to be considered “senior-friendly”, at least 90% of adults must be able to open the package within 5 minutes. If the product takes more than 5 minutes to open and access the goods, it is not considered to be “senior friendly” and the consumer may have a harder time opening the package.

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Posted by Aimee Weber

Come Find Us at the Next Packaging Tradeshow!

Come Find Us at the Next Packaging Tradeshow!

Mold-Rite Plastic’s team visits major tradeshows to see new packaging ideas

June is a busy month for the team at Mold-Rite, Weatherchem and Stull! With our growing business, it’s still important to take time out and see what the packaging world is creating.  The packaging industry is always changing and introducing the newest, greatest design.  We pride ourselves to staying on top of trends and working with our customers to create innovative packaging.

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Posted by Amanda Thomas

Say Goodbye to Harsh, Aggressive Dental Care Packaging

Say Goodbye to Harsh, Aggressive Dental Care Packaging

Say “Hello” to Award-Winning Custom Healthcare Closures for Mouthwash

Harsh lines. Serious designs. Aggressive contours. These are the characteristics common to many healthcare closures and packaging used for dental care products. To stand out in this market, oral care company, Hello Products, designed its packaging to reflect a more inviting, colorful appearance. Customers aren’t the only ones taking note. The packaging industry has also recognized the company’s innovative healthcare...

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Posted by Amanda Thomas

Having the Perfect Nutrition Packaging can Rock Your Customer’s World

Having the Perfect Nutrition Packaging can Rock Your Customer’s World

User-Friendly Sustainable Packaging that Looks and Feels Great

Improving appearance is one thing. But if you can add even more value by using sustainable packaging and incorporating convenience—then you’ve hit a home run with your customers. That’s just what whole food-based nutrition supplement manufacturer Juice Plus+ did.

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Posted by Amanda Thomas