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Old 06-04-2010, 03:38 AM
 
Location: Looking East and hoping!
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Hermetically sealed packaging!!!!!
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Old 06-04-2010, 05:18 AM
 
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Okay................

Know what you mean but sometimes I have a problem with a package of gum or a perscription. LOL
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Old 06-04-2010, 05:22 AM
 
Location: Mayberry
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hum........bbl....have to look up hemetically? LOL
I did Wow not only airtight but the amount of packaging for one tiny item is ridiculous
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Old 06-04-2010, 05:54 AM
 
Location: NW Indiana
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I hate the packages inside cereal boxes! The bags are difficult to open, and then once they are opened, because they are made of some mystery material that doesn't fold, you can't fold them down to keep them shut. You either need to use a clip or put it all in another container to keep the cereal fresh. Why can't they use zipper-close bags like so many other products do these days? Grrrrr!
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Old 06-04-2010, 05:54 AM
 
Location: Hermoso y tranquilo Panamá
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More packaging than product - almost everything nowadays I have to use sissors to break though the barrier. Tried opening a new DVD lately
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Old 06-04-2010, 05:58 AM
 
Location: Texas
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More packaging than product - almost everything nowadays I have to use sissors to break though the barrier. Tried opening a new DVD lately
Yeah, it's like major surgery.
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Old 06-04-2010, 05:59 AM
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I hate that hard plastic that is 10 times bigger than the product!

It is so hard to cut through!
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Old 06-04-2010, 06:23 AM
 
Location: Orlando, Florida
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I hate the packages inside cereal boxes! The bags are difficult to open, and then once they are opened, because they are made of some mystery material that doesn't fold, you can't fold them down to keep them shut. You either need to use a clip or put it all in another container to keep the cereal fresh. Why can't they use zipper-close bags like so many other products do these days? Grrrrr!
I agree. After you get the paper opened, the bag is torn down and then you can't reclose it without a cip.
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I buy toys for my grandson that has all sorts of plastic wrapping and big twist ties. Takes forever to open.
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Old 06-04-2010, 07:26 AM
 
Location: Virginia
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I hate sealed fruit cups. They have almost no fruit in them, and the syrup is packed so tightly that you're guaranteed to spill some when you finally get the #$@& seal broken. We got some free samples at Wegman's this week, and it's the first time I haven't liked something from Wegman's. I can guarantee I'll never buy a product like this.

Here's a tip of the day: Buy a big can of fruit at Costco for not much more than a 4-pack of tiny fruit cups. Spoon it into your own tupperware, and you'll have enough fruit cups for 15 lunches. Plus, each serving will have twice the amount of fruit and your kids won't make a big mess.
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Old 06-04-2010, 11:51 AM
 
Location: Portlandia "burbs"
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Okay................

Know what you mean but sometimes I have a problem with a package of gum or a perscription. LOL

I know what you mean. I seem to have trouble opening bandaids (depends on the maker).
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