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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Recyclable pouches, clear barrier films and “clean” materials—that is, those without undesirable substances—stand out among the flexible packaging trends identified by experts at The Dow Chemical Co.


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Davis-Standard, LLC is a global leader in the design, development and manufacture of extrusion systems, feedscrews, barrels and process controls for the flexible web converting, plastics processing and rubber industries.


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In a fast-paced world where convenience is currency, a continuing prominent trend in product packaging is the use of flexible plastic pouches.


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Wildly innovative new options in flexible packaging include photochromic bags, a tetrahedral pouch that’s a snack tray, a mosquito-fighting 2-compartment pouch with a frangible seal, a refillable pouch inside a rigid shell, a


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The company supplies polyester and polypropylene overlaminate films and surface protection products.


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Flexible packaging converter and printer Glenroy Inc. has received a number of awards in the Great Lakes Graphics Association’s 2016 Graphics Excellence Awards.


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Flexible packaging provider Oracle Packaging has completed a capital investment in its Winston-Salem, NC facility to expand its extrusion capabilities and capacity. 


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Sustainability and packaging expert Nina Goodrich of the Sustainable Packaging Coalition speaks out about a new packaging development that could be a game-changer for food packaging shelf life and sustainability.


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The Campbell Soup Ready Meals pouch-that-turns-into-a-bowl garners the Highest Achievement Award from the Flexible Packaging Assn.’s annual competition for innovation.


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With flexible packaging growing at a healthy clip, consumer packaged goods companies are looking for easy-open options that are efficient on the packaging line and intuitive for consumers to use.


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Eco-Insights blogger Robert Lilienfeld quickly differentiates between packaging that’s warm and fuzzy and packaging that is not.

 

Would you like a glass of dihydrogen monoxide?


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“Flexible packaging has been one of the fastest growing packaging sectors over the past 10 years, thanks to increased consumer focus on convenience and sustainability, and this rapid development will continue to accelerate,” a


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Can ready-made meals get any more convenient? Apparently so.


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Amcor Flexibles and ColaLife, a charity in the United Kingdom, have partnered to create the Kit Yamoyo that’s designed to counter childhood diarrhea in developing countries.

 


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A sweet new packaging design for Daisy Brand sour cream takes food packaging in a creative and functional direction.


Recyclable pouches, clear barrier films and “clean” materials—that is, those without undesirable substances—stand out among the flexible packaging trends identified by experts at The Dow Chemical Co. during an exclusive interview at Pack Expo Intl...


In a fast-paced world where convenience is currency, a continuing prominent trend in product packaging is the use of flexible plastic pouches. More consumers are choosing pouches over traditional glass, paper and metal packaging, and even...


Wildly innovative new options in flexible packaging include photochromic bags, a tetrahedral pouch that’s a snack tray, a mosquito-fighting 2-compartment pouch with a frangible seal, a refillable pouch inside a rigid shell, a paper bag made on FFS...


Flexible packaging converter and printer Glenroy Inc. has received a number of awards in the Great Lakes Graphics Association’s 2016 Graphics Excellence Awards. The program celebrates excellence in the design, creation, and production of printed...


Flexible packaging provider Oracle Packaging has completed a capital investment in its Winston-Salem, NC facility to expand its extrusion capabilities and capacity. 

Completed in December, the new extrusion line was designed and developed in...


Sustainability and packaging expert Nina Goodrich of the Sustainable Packaging Coalition speaks out about a new packaging development that could be a game-changer for food packaging shelf life and sustainability.

 

In my past...


The Campbell Soup Ready Meals pouch-that-turns-into-a-bowl garners the Highest Achievement Award from the Flexible Packaging Assn.’s annual competition for innovation. And another five packages earn Gold Awards for Packaging Excellence; Printing...


With flexible packaging growing at a healthy clip, consumer packaged goods companies are looking for easy-open options that are efficient on the packaging line and intuitive for consumers to use. The new TreaTear LT Series polyproypylene sealant...


Eco-Insights blogger Robert Lilienfeld quickly differentiates between packaging that’s warm and fuzzy and packaging that is not.

 

Would you like a glass of dihydrogen monoxide?

How about a glass of water?

You can just...


“Flexible packaging has been one of the fastest growing packaging sectors over the past 10 years, thanks to increased consumer focus on convenience and sustainability, and this rapid development will continue to accelerate,” according to ...


Can ready-made meals get any more convenient? Apparently so.

LumiLid polyester lidding films from Toray Plastics (America) Inc....


Amcor Flexibles and ColaLife, a charity in the United Kingdom, have partnered to create the Kit Yamoyo that’s designed to counter childhood diarrhea in developing countries.

 

Flexible packaging provides a life-saving opportunity when...


A sweet new packaging design for Daisy Brand sour cream takes food packaging in a creative and functional direction. The distinctive 14-oz Daisy Squeeze package is an inverted, wedge-shaped pouch with a flip-top dispensing closure.

The blue...


Rollprint Packaging Products Inc. is introducing a peelable structure within its Exponent product family. Dwane Hahn, vice president of sales and marketing for Rollprint Packaging Products, says that the product line offers potential replacements...


Flexible packaging continues to increase in popularity with consumers and brand owners for several reasons—and continues to expand into new markets. For example, brand owners have recently introduced...


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...


In a larger sense, our companies manufacture much more than machines and bags: We deliver dependable, packaging solutions that are built to last. Our collective experience is measured in decades, and some of our brands represent the very...


RIZONE Group Corporation is a large enterprise group specializing in the manufacture of flexible packaging products and plastic vacuum thermoforming products. Rizone is certified QS and ISO9001-2008, HACCP, BRC. Mainly markets spread world wide as...


Our top priority is to provide our customers the right flexible packaging material for their particular application. For over 75 years Rollprint has been providing medical, pharmaceutical, industrial, food and commercial packaging solutions to its...


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 (go to www.toraytpa.com), and founded in 1985, is the global leader in the innovation and manufacture of advanced polypropylene,...


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...


The company supplies polyester and polypropylene overlaminate films and surface protection products.

Wednesday, February 1, 2017 to Thursday, February 2, 2017

At Pharmapack Europe 2017, find hundreds of packaging solutions and drug delivery technology suppliers that serve the pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical and veterinary markets.

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 to Thursday, February 9, 2017

At WestPack 2017, find new technologies to help accelerate your packaging projects. WestPack is one of five co-located events comprising North America's largest annual manufacturing event.

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 to Thursday, February 9, 2017

At MD&M West 2017, connect to the inspiration, partnerships and technologies that drive innovation in medical device packaging. Join us at the world’s largest medtech manufacturing event.

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 to Thursday, February 9, 2017

At ATX West 2017, immerse yourself in a face-to-face environment with top automation experts and education geared toward maximizing productivity and profitability in any industry, including packaging.

Tuesday, February 14, 2017 to Wednesday, February 15, 2017

eCommerce Expo 2017 Tokyo showcases the latest products and technologies for ecommerce, including packaging, fulfillment and delivery.

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 to Friday, April 21, 2017

CPhI Japan 2017 gathers more than 19,000 pharma professionals together for a host of events that cover all aspects of the pharmaceutical supply chain, including packaging. Co-located with InnoPack.

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 to Thursday, May 4, 2017

BIOMEDevice is New England’s source for every aspect of medical device design and development, including packaging solutions. Find the materials, technologies, ideas, equipment and suppliers you need.

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 to Thursday, May 18, 2017

At PackEx Toronto, benefit from hands-on access to the newest packaging and processing technologies, equipment and materials.

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 to Thursday, May 18, 2017

At ATX Canada 2017, be inspired by the latest technologies and insights applicable to packaging operation, including robotics, motion control, vision, rapid prototyping, software and more.

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 to Thursday, May 18, 2017

Toronto Powder & Bulk Solids 2017 puts you face-to-face with North America’s leading suppliers displaying hundreds of solutions, including packaging, to help accelerate product-to-market.

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 to Thursday, June 15, 2017

Quality drives productivity and productivity drives revenues. For critical packaging functions, Quality Expo 2017 brings focus to technology, equipment, materials and services that support quality.

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 to Thursday, June 15, 2017

EastPack 2017 packages up new technologies and solutions from hundreds of suppliers. Plus, gain insights from the free presentations at Center Stage, Tech Theater and during the Innovation Tours.

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 to Thursday, June 15, 2017

For more than 30 years, MD&M East has been the trusted resource for every aspect of medical device development, including packaging, to take your product from concept to commercialization.

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 to Thursday, June 15, 2017

At ATX East 2017, meet with top automation experts and see solutions geared toward maximizing your packaging productivity and profitability.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 to Thursday, November 9, 2017

At MinnPack 2017, experience the newest packaging technologies and equipment first-hand, meet suppliers one-on-one and compare solutions side-by-side.