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  1. Cold Brew Coffee Bottles

    Cold Brew Coffee Bottles
      An attractive, unique-looking bottle for cold brew coffee can really make your product stand out amongst the rest of the coffee makers in the industry. We, at Sailor Plastics are here to help you achieve that, and so much more. We have partnered with many industries to deliver them quality products for their business. So far, we have been...
  2. When to Choose LDPE vs PET Bottles

    When to Choose LDPE vs PET Bottles
      LDPE... PET.... What are they?       Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE) LDPE plastic is an opaque, natural colored plastic. The material is very squeezable which makes it an easy dispensing product for creams, honey, sauces, condiments, and syrups. It is better at withstanding colder temperatures than PET. You will find that most LDPE products cost more than PET...
  3. Interesting Read: Improved Bee Hive Designs?

    Interesting Read: Improved Bee Hive Designs?
    Derek Mitchell, a PhD student at University of Leeds, authored a very interesting study into the design of honey bee hives. He takes a look at the conditions honey bees thrive in their natural habitat and is trying to apply that knowledge to the design of hives. Mitchell goes into detail about why the current hives were designed the way...
  4. California Almond Producers Predict Record Yield – Good News for Beekeepers (2018)

    California Almond Producers Predict Record Yield – Good News for Beekeepers (2018)
    On May 31st 2018 the U.S. Department of Agriculture National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) released the 2018 Almond Subjective Forecast with very promising results. The USDA conducted a phone survey reaching out to Almond farmers across the state of California. Almond farmers were asked to give their yield per acre from 2017 as well as expected yield for this 2018...
  5. Improvised Bee Lining Box In A Pinch (2018)

    Improvised Bee Lining Box In A Pinch (2018)
    This article from Beeculture.com writer Frank Linton describes how to go about making a bee lining box out of a package of cookies, some rubber bands, sticky tape and a jackknife. He explains that if you are a beekeeper stuck somewhere with a wait on your hands.... "...you might go outside and look at the blossoms to see what insects...
  6. 7-Eleven Making A Splash With USDA-certified Organic, Cold-Pressed Juices (2018)

    7-Eleven Making A Splash With USDA-certified Organic, Cold-Pressed Juices (2018)
    The National Association of Convenience Stores predicted that healthier options would be one of the industry’s biggest trends for 2018 and 7-11 wasted no time not just proving them right, but aiming to blow away the competition. America’s largest convenience store chain has announced their new private label "7-Select GO!Smart" beverage which is not only organic, but each of the four varieties also promises to contain certified fair trade, Non-GMO Project verified, 100-percent fruit and vegetable juice, not from concentrate, with no additives and no added sugar. They will offer all this in 14-ounce bottles for a $2.99 retail price. Flavors included at this time are: Clean & Green (made with kale, cucumber, apple, spinach, mint, celery, lime, and parsley) Tropical Glow (made with pineapple, orange, banana, apple, mango, passionfruit, and coconut water) Berry & Bright (made with tart cherry, carrot, blackberry, pomegranate, bilberry, cranberry, and acai) Restoration Red (tomato, tart cherry, beet, strawberry, apple, and lime You can read the full article at Food & Wine here. Continue reading →
  7. Difference between HDPE and LDPE Plastic

    Although both materials are polyethylene, they do have different properties.  LDPE is softer, more flexible and melts at a lower temperature than HDPE.  LDPE is used in sandwich bags and other types of packaging.  HDPE is harder, has a higher chemical resistance and can withstand higher temperatures.
  8. PET Plastic bottle

    Stock and Custom PET Plastic bottles. Great for Juice, Water, Sauces, Popcorn and Honey. Prime labels to match each product and we can help you with your FDA nutrition label requirements. We will be featuring our Deli Pail Line of products great for salads, cookie and other catering products. Product packaging is our speciality let us help your product jump...
  9. PET Honey Jar

    Pet honey jar is made using high quality PET and other allied polymers. These are manufactured by implementing ISBM and other allied techniques. Properly quality checked on various parameters, these products are admired for application specific design and effective usage. These are widely used for the packaging of honey, juices and many other allied products. 
  10. Our Products

    Our bottle and package designs help feature the contents and aids the retailer in promoting their products on the shelf, in their catalog, or on their website. Our products are designed to maximize shelf space and master case size to help reduce logistic costs of product that is shipped. Several designs utilize current trends in product packaging that enhance food...

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