Flexible Packaging

Creative examples of flexible packaging, from resealable pouches to flexible film. Learn about five- and three-layer coextruders, stretch sleeves and more related to the fast-growing field of flexible packaging.

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A patent for a “flexible tube with gussets” from Ampac promises a source-reduced format for food, shampoo and other viscous products that improves product evacuation from the package to reduce waste.

 


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Making a pouch both easy to-open and child-proof is quite an undertaking, but the development launched last November during an innovation-heavy Pack Expo (see


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The rising star of flexible packaging continues its upward trajectory with a new acquisition and merger that creates a global flexible packaging competitor with an “unparalleled” product portolio and broad geographical range i


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It’s hard to remember a time when stick packs were not the go-to package structure in a variety of product categories.


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With flexible packaging continuing to encroach into more product categories and new markets, packaging professionals need bagging systems that help optimize the packaging process.


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Dr. Thornley’s Hay Balancer from Equine Health Sciences repackages from a 50-lb "no frills" woven feed bag to a 20-lb netweight stand-up “box pouch” that aims to corral the horse feed market in the West.

 


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Evolving over the years, C-P Flexible Packaging brought on new technologies and expanded capabilities to help customers meet growing market demands.


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When it comes to getting the sale, many of today’s flexible packages know how to start and close a deal.


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When it comes to films, degradable plastics' star is on the rise while PVC’s star value is waning, according to this new study that forecasts plastic film growth at 1.5% yearly through 2018.

 


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Flexible packaging has firmly established its place in the world of packaging. Brands have converted to pouches in every category—from motor oil to barbeque sauce to dog shampoo.


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Among two new zipper reseal innovations to be introduced by Presto Products at Pack Expo is a new sensory zipper designed to deliver pronounced audible and tactile cues when consumers close the packaging.


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After Pioneering the growth of the flexible packaging industry in India, Uflex has gained an unchallenged identity.


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In response to its busy, on-the-go consumers, the all-natural snack brand Funley’s Delicious has unveiled a stand up re-sealable and portable gusset bag that ensures optimal freshness and quality.


A patent for a “flexible tube with gussets” from Ampac promises a source-reduced format for food, shampoo and other viscous products that improves product evacuation from the package to reduce waste.

 

Sal Pellingra, a popular...


Making a pouch both easy to-open and child-proof is quite an undertaking, but the development launched last November during an innovation-heavy Pack Expo (see...


The rising star of flexible packaging continues its upward trajectory with a new acquisition and merger that creates a global flexible packaging competitor with an “unparalleled” product portolio and broad geographical range in the industry.

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It’s hard to remember a time when stick packs were not the go-to package structure in a variety of product categories. But only 20 years ago, flexible packaging in the shape of a stick was a radically new concept, at least in North America.

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With flexible packaging continuing to encroach into more product categories and new markets, packaging professionals need bagging systems that help optimize the packaging process. Here are four different style baggers you might not have seen yet....


Dr. Thornley’s Hay Balancer from Equine Health Sciences repackages from a 50-lb "no frills" woven feed bag to a 20-lb netweight stand-up “box pouch” that aims to corral the horse feed market in the West.

 

As I roamed the aisles of...


When it comes to getting the sale, many of today’s flexible packages know how to start and close a deal. The evidence can be seen in the startling good looks and improved functionality of the winners of the 2015 Flexible Packaging...


When it comes to films, degradable plastics' star is on the rise while PVC’s star value is waning, according to this new study that forecasts plastic film growth at 1.5% yearly through 2018.

 

The U.S. demand for plastic film is...


Flexible packaging has firmly established its place in the world of packaging. Brands have converted to pouches in every category—from motor oil to barbeque sauce to dog shampoo. We’ve also seen a rise in pouch innovation—such as pouches that...


Among two new zipper reseal innovations to be introduced by Presto Products at Pack Expo is a new sensory zipper designed to deliver pronounced audible and tactile cues when consumers close the packaging. It is applicable for a range of...


In response to its busy, on-the-go consumers, the all-natural snack brand Funley’s Delicious has unveiled a stand up re-sealable and portable gusset bag that ensures optimal freshness and quality. The new packaging also now highlights its ‘no...


One of the few downsides of flexible packaging is that there may be bulging caused by lack of support for larger bags, but this invention poses a unique solution to the problem.

 

This patent filing from Hill's Pet Nutrition Inc.,...


Active barrier films protect packaged baked goods from oxygen exposure while preserving flavor, aroma and appearance. Designed for modified atmosphere or vacuum packaged products, Freshness Plus active barrier films extend product shelf life and...


Nanotechnology contributes to the ultra-high barrier properties of Tera-Barrier’s novel “micro-pore-plugging” film that also provides transparency and stretchability for applications in food, medical and other packaging markets

 

The...


As the second largest packaging segment in the United States, flexible packaging solutions account for 18% of the $145 billion American packaging market, according to the...


Alpha Poly is a family business created in November of 1989. The primary product produced was a polyethylene bag for the waste management industry. Since then we’ve diversified to include a wide array of categories for a broad range of industries...


We offer a variety of custom flexible packaging solutions to converters and end-users including, toll converting, stock bags, Stand-Up pouches and laminated roll stock. With over 50 years of experience in the flexible packaging industry, we have...


Fres-co System USA, Inc. is a privately owned packaging manufacturing company headquartered in Telford, Pennsylvania, with an additional manufacturing facility in Red Oak, Iowa. For more than 30 years, Fres-co has served leading companies from...


Sorbent Systems is the online presence of Impak Corporation, founded May 1993. We are located in Los Angeles, CA.

We are a manufacturer and retailer of desiccant and packaging products for private and corporate use worldwide.

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MRI Flexible Packaging turns bright ideas into brilliant labels. MRI leads the industry with state of the art equipment and unparalleled service that provides our customers with the highest quality comprehensive labeling solutions. Our stretch...


Temkin manufactures premium custom and stock flexible film packaging that is fully adjustable for size, material, and print. As a domestic manufacturer, Temkin is able to deliver quality, versatile, and effective packaging solutions in industry-...


Toray Plastics (America), Inc., located in North Kingstown, Rhode Island (www.toraytpa.com), and founded in 1985, is the global leader in the innovation and manufacture of advanced polypropylene, polyester...


Our vision is to be a leading flexible packaging solution provider with a distinctive global market position founded on our exceptional customer service, deep industry knowledge, top-of-the-line supplier portfolio, and collaborative approach...


We are the only manufacturers of stretch film in Ohio, Indiana, Michigan and West Virginia. With our state of the art machines and one of a kind fully automatic manufacturing plant we can make high quality cast stretch film. Our multi-layer cast...


YAXIN PLASTICS, a shared holding corporation founded in October 2,000, is a highly respected manufacturer of flexible plastic packaging. Our new factory in Junan, Shangdong Province, China is less than 100 miles from the Port of Qingdao. With over...


Amcor offers sterilization packaging and other supplies used by hospital sterilization units, from three manufacturing locations around the world.

AF SPS, based in Coulommiers France, is a complete solution provider to hospital sterilization...


American Profol provides some of the highest quality, most dependable cast polypropylene and polyethylene films available today. We recognize that our customers' needs are driven by the needs of their own customers. And, in order to meet that...


Established in 1963, Clysar is wholly owned by Cove Point Portfolio Holdings. Clysar manufactures high-performance polyolefin shrink films for a wide variety of packaging applications. Today, our product line includes a complete portfolio of...


Leading with Global Resources and Financial Strength Bemis Performance Packaging is a division of Bemis, Inc., a multi-national company and a major supplier of flexible and rigid packaging used by leading food, consumer products, medical and...

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