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SpeedWrapper is the only table-mounted, fully automated overwrapper capable of wrapping at a rate of 1200 cases per hou
News/Breaking News - Posted 27 Oct 2009
Clear-Vu will enhance its existing portfolio of One-Time and Zenith Pac products, as well as foster new relationships with Nexpak's distributor and customer base. Nexpak's benefit denial technology, in particular, is a cost-effective method of theft deterrence that destroys a disc upon unauthorized access
News/Breaking News - Posted 19 Aug 2009
Debbie Galante Block | MAM-A, producer of blank CD-Rs is now doing replication as well. That may sound like a strange move during a time when companies are getting out of the replication business. However, at a second look, it seems to be a wise, out-of the-box idea.
News/News Feature - Posted 14 Jul 2009 By
PLA Badge Holders and Disc Sleeves BioPreferred Designated Items of the Month
News/Breaking News - Posted 06 Jul 2009
Major upgrade features 80 additional free template sets and new powerful design tools for creating montages and generating custom designs
News/Breaking News - Posted 27 May 2009
The pack is an attractive and at the same time cost-efficient alternative to other sustainable cardboard packaging
News/Breaking News - Posted 07 Apr 2009
Technicolor will now provide freight management services to Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment in North America
News/Breaking News - Posted 10 Mar 2009
Debbie Galante Block | While the failure of SACD and DVD-Audio to go mainstream dashed my hopes of high-quality audio media superseding MP3, two recent Blu-ray music-related announcements give me reason to hope that the HD disc format may still emerge as a viable platform for high-definition audio (plus video) recordings.
News/News Feature - Posted 17 Feb 2009 By
Consultants and green (and Blu) ideas abound as the focus turns from high-tech to business-intensive
News/News Feature - Posted 10 Feb 2009 By
Cutting-Edge News for the Packaged Media Industry
News/Breaking News - Posted 12 Jan 2009
How technical talent is getting their names out there… or not
News/News Feature - Posted 06 Jan 2009 By
Debbie Galante Block | While CDSA and Media-Tech have been refocusing to incorporate changes in business, MESA’s goal is to expand the borders further
News/News Feature - Posted 22 Dec 2008 By
Specific topics to be addressed include the future of brick and mortar retailers; whether entertainment media are recession-proof; green packaging; consumer attitudes towards packaged media; the marketing of Blu-ray Discs; case studies in media manufacturing operations; and the impact of the credit crunch
News/Breaking News - Posted 11 Dec 2008
Special offer highlights company's 2008 switch to recycled paper and board for its CD and DVD packaging
News/Breaking News - Posted 19 Mar 2008
Dan Daley | Versatile Multilayer Disc has lower manufacturing costs versus BD and the late HD DVD thanks to its ability to get 30GB onto a red laser-read disc, but it's content-lite in a content-rich universe.
News/News Feature - Posted 29 Feb 2008 By
EcoEndure Packaging Solutions Ideal For Retail Consumer Electronics Applications and Multiple Disc Sets
News/Breaking News - Posted 18 Dec 2007
Debbie Galante Block | Using "One-Time" technology developed by Clear-Vu, Checkpoint Systems, and Viva Magnetics, libraries have become successful early adopters for RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) technologies for their DVD/CD holdings, and may help pave the way for retail to begin using RFID to increase security as well.
News/News Feature - Posted 12 Nov 2007 By
Biodegradable Polypropylene Eco-Friendly Packaging, Document Storage and Mailing Products and Solutions Now Available
News/Breaking News - Posted 12 Sep 2007
Blu-Ray and HD DVD packaging now available at CDROM2GO.COM
News/Breaking News - Posted 24 Aug 2007
TitleMatch DVD On-Demand service and Primera disc publishers provide a complete, turnkey solution to produce secure DVD titles at retail stores
News/Breaking News - Posted 27 Jun 2007
Debbie Galante Block | With the holiday selling season five months away, manufacturers and retailers are already banking on high definition's promise for end-of-year sales. Will it just be HDTVs that sell, or will HD DVD and Blu-ray players begin to make their mark? Halfway through 2007, it's time to take a look at both formats' progress.
News/News Feature - Posted 11 Jun 2007 By
Ross Youngs to Speak on the Future of Media Packaging Industry
News/Breaking News - Posted 08 May 2007
Completes acquisition of manufacturer of desktop packaging equipment for various types of media
News/Breaking News - Posted 26 Apr 2007
Debbie Galante Block | What have the entertainment and media packaging industries done to address sustainability and environmental friendliness in their products?
News/News Feature - Posted 13 Apr 2007 By
ThinDisc-based mold is currently being shipped to Duplium Corporation, EnXnet’s U.S. based manufacturing partner
News/Breaking News - Posted 02 Apr 2007
New partnership gives SoftwareKEY vendors ability to offer integrated on-demand CDs and DVDs as well as warehoused and fulfilled products
News/Breaking News - Posted 01 Feb 2007
Glass Nine announces partnership with Smile On My Mac
News/Breaking News - Posted 23 Jan 2007
Debbie Galante Block | MOD Systems, based in Seattle, offers technology that provides solutions for digital media on three fronts: in the corporate arena, in the retail space, and for consumers, and synergistically merges digital and physical media distribution.
News/News Feature - Posted 04 Jan 2007 By
MediaFACEonline Offers Multiple Design Options and Instant Upgrades
News/Breaking News - Posted 11 Dec 2006
Chooses Speed Wrapper technology from Verity Systems
News/Breaking News - Posted 08 Dec 2006
Services range from HD video shooting to disc mass production
News/Breaking News - Posted 12 Jul 2006
Morris Anderson | Using a reputable, full-service DVD replication company to partner with is certainly a helpful option to ensure a professional DVD product, but it's not quite that simple. Here are four easy steps to follow for successful DVD delivery.
News/News Feature - Posted 24 May 2006 By
Debbie Galante Block | In a time when the number of large orders maybe fewer and more far between for content providers, working with project managers may be the only way for them to get quality work done on smaller orders that many larger, well-known replicators will not handle.
News/News Feature - Posted 22 May 2006 By
CoasterCD enhances its CD/DVD delivery system with Afogato's marketing and execution services
News/Breaking News - Posted 18 May 2006
Network of manufacturing, assembly, and distribution services established in southeastern China
News/Breaking News - Posted 11 Mar 2006
Network of manufacturing, assembly, and distribution services established in southeastern China
Editorial/Feature - Posted 09 Mar 2006
Debbie Galante Block | For years I've echoed the words of Video Transfer’s Karl Renwanz, “There will always be physical media as long as there is Christmas.” But this year, is there reason to doubt it?
News/News Feature - Posted 01 Nov 2005 By
Debbie Galante Block | One thing that’s really surprised me recently is how many complaints I’ve heard about disc quality. Here’s a look at the key contributing factors, one by one.
News/News Feature - Posted 04 Oct 2005 By
While disc decoration might not pay off immediately for replicators, it will put volume in their plant and ultimately money in their pockets.
News/News Feature - Posted 23 Aug 2005
New packaging designed for displaying software, gaming, and DVD discs in retail environments
News/Breaking News - Posted 19 May 2005
News/News Feature - Posted 18 Apr 2005 By
Jan Ozer|One thing I've learned over years of delivering video to clients: packaging matters. That's never been more true than on a recent project that yielded a four-disc set, and made me take inventory of all the DVD packages currently available to finish the job right.
News/News Feature - Posted 28 Feb 2005 By
Designed for transitions between cinematic slideshows, DVD authoring, CD/DVD burning, playback, and backup/recovery
News/Breaking News - Posted 05 Nov 2004
Host of digital camera tools in One Convenient Package
News/Breaking News - Posted 29 Oct 2004
CD/DVD burning suite includes backup and photo album creation software
News/Breaking News - Posted 29 Oct 2004
Enhancements burn data or music in 3 steps
News/Breaking News - Posted 22 Oct 2004
PPDVDs personalized for producers' needs
News/News Feature - Posted 20 Oct 2004 - November 2004 By
Logo IDs products that work together for PC-to-home theater entertainment solutions
News/Breaking News - Posted 05 Oct 2004
New product provides laser printing for design-only DVD packaging
News/Breaking News - Posted 24 Sep 2004
Independent A/V entertainment supplier BCI selects fully enclosed package for marketing various movie sets and episodic television compilations.
News/Breaking News - Posted 16 Jul 2004
Can be flexo-printed in up to six colors on two surfaces
News/Breaking News - Posted 07 May 2004
Contains more than 600 images and clip art
News/Breaking News - Posted 07 May 2004
Ensures on-time completion and delivery of manually packed products
News/Breaking News - Posted 24 Feb 2004
Push-release function pops discs in and out
News/Breaking News - Posted 25 Nov 2003
The UniKeep binder dramatically reduces storage space.
News/Breaking News - Posted 07 Nov 2003
Univenture, Inc., the inventor and manufacturer of media packaging solutions announced the launch of it's wholly owned division,
News/Breaking News - Posted 10 Oct 2003
Verbatim Corporation announced a new DVD/CD Label Kit and a selection of Label Refill Packs. Unique to the Label Kit is Verbatim's proprietary Touch-Less Application System, which enables users to neatly and securely label their CDs and DVDs without touching the label adhesive.
News/Breaking News - Posted 30 Sep 2003
The new 40-disc, bookshelf-sized view case binder was developed in response to strong customer demand for a greater capacity version of the UniKeep Disc 10.
News/Breaking News - Posted 02 Sep 2003
The new 40 disc, bookshelf-sized view case binder was developed in response to strong customer demand for a greater capacity version of the UniKeep Disc 10.
News/Breaking News - Posted 22 Aug 2003
Column/Case Study - Posted 12 Aug 2003 - December 2002 By
Univenture, Inc. an international leader of media packaging solutions, has launched a new full-service Web site.
News/Breaking News - Posted 13 Jun 2003
Memorex has introduced DVD storage case inserts for creating cases that look like they belong on display at your local video store.
News/Breaking News - Posted 10 Jun 2003
GIMA announced that they have developed the DVD 896: the first automated solution for Digipak disc loading and booklet inserting.
News/Breaking News - Posted 06 Dec 2002
Bell Microproducts, Inc. has signed an exclusive North American distribution agreement ProjectLab Pty. Ltd. for distribution of Century CD (CCD), an "intelligent" CD/DVD storage solution, providing users with 100-disc capacity in each unit.
News/Breaking News - Posted 08 Nov 2002
Univenture Inc., an international designer and manufacturer of communication packaging products. has announced that Sanyo Laser Products requests more functionality from Univenture's U-1000 automated disc packaging equipment.
News/Breaking News - Posted 01 Nov 2002
Column/Glass Houses - Posted 01 Apr 2002 - April 2002 By