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Forget Packing Peanuts, It’s All About the Air Cushion

The $475 Fill-Air Flow wants to bring the power of inflatable plastic to small businesses.

Innovator John Wolf
Age 44
Title Vice president for global sector marketing at Sealed Air, the inventor of Bubble Wrap

Form and function
Fill-Air Flow is a device the size of a paper-towel dispenser that creates clear plastic air cushions—a cheaper, sleeker alternative to packing peanuts and the like—at a scale designed to be affordable for small businesses.