Skin Packaging with Film of DuPont™ Surlyn®
Skin Packaging with Film of DuPont™ Surlyn® Helps
Dr. Scholl’s Samples Get Off on the Right Foot
Samples of the Dr. Scholl’s corn cushions are packaged 30-up on a Zed Auto Skin-Trim (AST-10) machine. The master card measures 17-7/8 inches by 23-7/8 inches. The package uses printed 24-point SBS board and four-mil film of Surlyn®. The package design also features an easy-open peel-back corner that is accomplished by applying a spot of varnish on the corner after the board is coated. Although the Surlyn® still adheres to the cards, the consumer can easily open the package.
- Ability to let consumers easily “experience” the product -- by squeezing the gel-based cushions and feeling how comfortable they are -- without damaging the packaging.
- Enhanced product appearance.
- Secure, yet easy to open packaging.
End User: Schering-Plough HealthCare Products, Inc., a subsidiary of Shering-Plough Corporation -–Madison, New Jersey
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