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shrink wrap

plastic covering of a product and, by extension, the method of trying to impose conditions on use of goods (or of a LICENCE to use software) making the opening of the wrapper an acceptance of conditions of use.
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Shrinkwrap is a global distributor of shrink film, heat guns, shrink wrap tape, preservation tape, stretch wrap, self-adhering films and shrink wrap supplies, and specializes in providing on-site shrink wrap services and shrink wrap training in a variety of commercial, industrial, residential and agricultural applications.
Opponents say they should be found to be invalid because they are contracts of adhesion (unilateral contracts not subject to negotiation between parties) which contain terms that are onerous, unconscionable, unreasonable (and sometimes unknowable, in the case of shrinkwrap contractual provisions only visible after opening a box).
12) For this reason, examining the formation of a rolling contract under the CISG provides an opportunity to explore the purpose and limits of its prohibition as well as the nature of the silent acceptance shrinkwrap forms prescribe.
There are at least four potential arguments against the enforcement of shrinkwrap and clickwrap agreements: (1) the contract is unenforceable due to a lack of assent (depending on the location of the license within the packaging); (2) the agreement is an unenforceable contract of adhesion; (3) particular terms are unconscionable; or (4) for expensive software, the contract is unenforceable under the statute of frauds.
Most judicial opinions have refused to enforce shrinkwrap licenses because consumers have not meaningfully assented to the terms.
Atex -- which long ago accomplished the wrenching transition from proprietary publishing systems to an "integrator" of standards-based open architecture, scalable systems -- emphasizes that the system which emerges at the Globe is not a shrinkwrap product.
For instance," says Shellie, "we could use our repeat sampling technique to see how covering melons with shrinkwrap plastic, waxes, or edible films affects the fruit's respiration during storage.
In Washington State: Five truckloads from a supermarket bag dropoff program had to be landfilled because of excessive contamination with shrinkwrap and consequently no market.
the Statute of Frauds; parol evidence; and electronic and shrinkwrap agreements.
The new ICE Vulcan print and apply labeller is the first of its type to print and directly apply the label to a pack--both traded unit boxes and shrinkwrap packs - in one continuous action without the need for a tamp applicator or compressed air.
com x Company Stretch hood Shrinkwrap Strapping ARPAC Group x Beumer x EAM-Mosca x ITW Muller Highlight Industries x Lantech Nitech Mollers North America x x Orion Phoenix Premier Tech Systems x Signode Packaging Systems x TopTier vonGAL x Wulftec x x x This table represents a sampling of leading unitizing equipment manufacturers.