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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If you can seal your packages faster, chances are you can increase your throughput, a goal of many pharmaceutical and medical product manufacturers today.


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Reducing the amount of foil in barrier packaging can help medical device manufacturers optimize their packaging. But how do you do so?


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Founded May 1993, IMPAK provides innovative packaging solutions for the aerospace, computer, electronic, medical, food and consumer product industries.


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A new spouted stand-up pouch, typically seen in the wine category, is now adding consumer convenience and user functionality to bulk refills for Bona’s floor cleaners—and minimizes the product’s environmental footprint by repl


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Pet food, bird seed or other dry products typically packed in multiwall or laminate bags now have a new high-strength option that competes on shelf impact and cost.


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The ecommerce market continues to expand as consumer demand increases for a digital point-of-sale, convenient product delivery and an effortless return, if necessary. In fact, research firm Forrester predicts U.S.


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It was a “Eureka!” moment for me when three separate thoughts formed into one new idea about flexible packaging and a possible path in its sustainable future.

 

Three separate thoughts


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Dissolvable film has enabled single-use versions of many non-solid products that otherwise could only be packaged in bulk, including personal care and household products such as laundry detergent and shampoo, and foods like li


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How can you increase the recycling of your flexible packaging? Would a demand for recycled-content material in new flexible packages help?


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Amidst the glitz and glamour of the 2017 Flexible Packaging Achievement Awards gala, what really sparkled were the technical and design innovations on display, including several “firsts” in their markets.


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Consumer Packaging Group, Inc. specializes in Printed Mockups, Comps, Proto Types, & Sales Samples.


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Our top priority is to provide our customers the right flexible packaging material for their particular application.


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Covertech Flexible Packging offers a vast array of manufacturing capabilities that include film extrusion, narrow and wide web flexo-printing, laminating and bag/pouch manufacturing .  The company employes approx 100 employees


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Plastic Packaging Technologies, LLC (“PPT”) is a rapidly growing, industry-leading manufacturer of high-end, value-added flexible packaging products, serving brand owners, private label and consumer packaged goods (CPGs) compa


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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.


If you can seal your packages faster, chances are you can increase your throughput, a goal of many pharmaceutical and medical product manufacturers today.

For flow-wrapping lines, however, the quick-sealing materials have traditionally used...


Reducing the amount of foil in barrier packaging can help medical device manufacturers optimize their packaging. But how do you do so?

Rollprint Packaging Products has launched a new material, FormFoil Lite™, that features a 1...


A new spouted stand-up pouch, typically seen in the wine category, is now adding consumer convenience and user functionality to bulk refills for Bona’s floor cleaners—and minimizes the product’s environmental footprint by replacing a heavier-...


Pet food, bird seed or other dry products typically packed in multiwall or laminate bags now have a new high-strength option that competes on shelf impact and cost.

The new Pro-Dura Premium polypropylene woven bag from...


The ecommerce market continues to expand as consumer demand increases for a digital point-of-sale, convenient product delivery and an effortless return, if necessary. In fact, research firm Forrester predicts U.S. online retail sales will reach...


It was a “Eureka!” moment for me when three separate thoughts formed into one new idea about flexible packaging and a possible path in its sustainable future.

 

Three separate thoughts

1. Flexible packaging...


Dissolvable film has enabled single-use versions of many non-solid products that otherwise could only be packaged in bulk, including personal care and household products such as laundry detergent and shampoo, and foods like liquid flavorings.

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How can you increase the recycling of your flexible packaging? Would a demand for recycled-content material in new flexible packages help? Jeff Wooster, global sustainability director at...


Amidst the glitz and glamour of the 2017 Flexible Packaging Achievement Awards gala, what really sparkled were the technical and design innovations on display, including several “firsts” in their markets. Nineteen packages earned awards in five...


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...


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...


Founded May 1993, IMPAK provides innovative packaging solutions for the aerospace, computer, electronic, medical, food and consumer product industries.

IMPAK offers the complete “Sorbent System”: packaging, sealing equipment, and sorbents....


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...

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 to Wednesday, November 8, 2017

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