BCC Research is presenting its latest report on ‘Engineering Resins, Polymer Alloys and Blends: Global Markets’. This report provides an overview of the global market for engineering resins, along with polymer alloys and blends, segmentation of…
Top Flexible Packaging Converters – packagePRINTING
FEATURE EDITORIAL. 30 • APRIL 2009 • PACKAGEPRINTING.COM by Missy Smith. Top Flexible Packaging Converters. Rank Company.
Flexible Packaging buyers guide – Flexible Packaging Association
As one of the fastest growing segments of the packaging industry, flexible packaging combines the best qualities of plastic, film, paper and aluminum foil to deliver a broad range of protective properties while employing a minimum of material
Typically taking the shape of a bag, pouch, liner, or overwrap, flexible packaging is defined as any package or any part of a package whose shape can be readily changed. Flexible packages are used for consumer and institutional products and in industrial applications, to protect, market, and distribute a vast array of products.
Leading the way in packaging innovation, flexible packaging adds value and marketability to food and non-food products alike. From ensuring food safety and extending shelf life, to providing even heating, barrier protection, ease of use, resealability and superb printability, the industry continues to advance at an unprecedented rate.
The life cycle attributes of flexible packaging demonstrate many sustainable advantages. Flexible packaging starts with less waste in the first place, greatly reducing landfill discards. Innovation and technology have enabled flexible packaging manufacturers to use fewer natural resources in the creation of their packaging, and improvements in production processes have reduced water and energy consumption, greenhouse gas emissions and volatile organic compounds. Even more, lighter-weight flexible packaging results in less transportation-related energy and fossil fuel consumption and environmental pollution.
With its versatility, custom qualities, efficiency in conserving resources, and sustainability, there’s no better time to consider flexible packaging for your new…more