Packaging 2.0 launched a line of hinged deli containers that are made from 100% post-consumer recycled PET plastic. The company says the containers are strong and durable, making them suitable for food service applications. The lid is attached and the container is re-sealable.
OrderDog presents Order Express, an ordering efficiency service. Inventory items are scanned and orders transmitted via telephone, then purchases are put in to vendors automatically. It only requires a scanner, telephone, and a fax machine (or e-mail) to receive the order details.
Mrs. Meyer’s Clean Day releases two new liquid hand soap scents. The soaps, now available in apple and honeysuckle scents, contain aloe vera gel, olive oil and a blend of essential oils. The soaps are made from plant-based formulas and are meant to be aroma therapeutic, according to the company.
FreshPax System, a new sorbent solution that combines oxygen scavenger and moisture management capabilities, is now available from Multisorb Technologies. FreshPax can extend shelf life and maintain food characteristics such as flavor, aroma and texture and can be tailored to individual applications.
Heart Beat and Company LLC now offers the Betti Pot, an eco-friendly nasal cleansing system made from non-toxic and recyclable materials. Its design is easy-to-use and sends a stream of warm water and sea salt through the nose to clean the sinuses “while reducing inflammation of nasal passages to provide relief from congestion,” says the company. The product is available in five colors.
World’s Best Cat Litter announces an overhaul of its packaging, Web site and logo to go along with changes in product names. The changes emphasize the whole-kernel corn litter’s high-performance odor control, clumping and natural ingredients.
Planet Dog expands its Orbee-Tuff recyclable dog toys with a value pack. Made with 100% post-production material, the toys come in an assortment of colors and sizes, are non-toxic and are mint scented. Also available are the Regrind line and the 3-toys-in-1 RecycleBALL Value-Pack.
SRP: $14.95 per value pack.
Protect 22 from EcoBlends helps protect animals against 22 different types of biting insects. Made with 100% natural essential oils, one application lasts four days without the need for reapplication. According to the company, Protect 22 “will not only protect them from disease-carrying pests, but also will provide an anti-inflammatory, antibiotic, anti-fungal and antibacterial effect.”
Santevia Pure EARTH Water purifies, mineralizes and alkalizes tap water. The system uses a natural, eight-step, gravity-drip process to improve tap water. It is 100% free of BPA plastic and the filter is comprised of all-natural compounds such as earthenware ceramic, coconut carbon charcoal, volcanic Zeolite and silica sand. Barlean’s is distributing the product in the United States.
All American Pet Brands debuts Grrr-Nola Natural Dog Food. The focus is on “pet wellness” and its ingredients include omega-3 and -6 fatty acids, pure chicken meal protein, supplemental vitamin taurine to maintain and improve canine cardiac function and l-carnitine to protect the heart from damage caused by stress and other cardiovascular risk factors.