A novel coating technology allows for “scent sampling” without opening the package.

An innovative new coating technology provides scent sampling for a multitude of products in beauty as well as other industries. ScentSational Technologies recently launched EncapScent, a patent pending scent delivery technology with custom formulated MicroEncapsulated Coatings (MECs) that can be applied to any type of package. The MECs can be directly applied to packaging after…

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Food Production Daily

‘ScentSational’ packaging coating delivers food or drink aroma An “invisible technology” that allows food and beverage processors to add the product aroma to its packaging has been developed. more..

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Active Packaging Solution: Where the Action Is

The trends toward natural and organic foods and products featuring heart-healthy but oxygen-sensitive unsaturated fats have combined to fuel development of active packaging solutions in flexible and rigid formats. more..

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Marketing Web

070209_Marketingweb_The_smell_of_things The smell of things to come Of the five senses, the sense of smell is the most neglected by marketers. Technology is available to help change this and engage the consumer’s senses even further, Charles Ash elaborates. more..

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Aroma-added packaging aims to allure you

Aug 04, 2003 (The Christian Science Monitor via COMTEX) — The secret to boosting troop morale in Iraq, say US military officials, might soon be found inside the metallic foil of a package of beef stew. And later, similar packages may appear on supermarket shelves. While nation building and peacekeeping are at the top of…

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Top it off

No longer content with ordinary packages that simply hold liquid for consumption, consumers today are looking for a package that delivers added convenience and safety. This need, of course, extends to beverage closures as well. Consumer demand is driving beverage companies to seek out closures that provide improved tamper evidence and child-resistant safety, easier-to-open caps…

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