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Barrier Films – Magic Within the Packaging

The Importance of Barrier Properties Consumers focus much attention to price, brand name, and general appearance of a product. Unknowingly, overlooking barrier properties packaging films exhibit behind the scenes. In addition to food packaging providing an attractive and informative shelf presentation, there’s more!  Moisture, oxygen, oil, gas and light are controlled. All of which, are … Continued

Quality & Performance

PENNPAC & PRODUCT SAFETY At all PennPac facilities, Product Safety and Film Quality begins with the approach. Consistent enforcement of purpose, culture, and policy yields favorable results. Therefore, complying with consumer health objectives. PennPac encourages open and honest communication which provides a friendly and enjoyable experience for both internal, and external customers. EMPLOYEE SUPPORT To … Continued

Stand-Up Pouches: 101

Stand-Up Pouches – 101 Continuing to expand in popularity, flexible stand-up pouches are steadily evolving in all areas of consumable product markets (dry goods, liquids, powders, etc.). Having a strong foothold in the food industry, pouches are becoming a new retail standard. With high demand for packaged food products these days, pouches have aided in … Continued

PennPac Paper – Go Beyond Traditional

Embrace the Strength and Durability   Water Resistant Tear Resistant Chemical Resistant High Impact Strength Recyclable   What is PennPac Paper? PennPac Paper is a synthetic material with high opacity, made from Post Industrial Recycled (PIR) polymer content. Over 70% of its framework is derived from recycled Polypropylene extrusion waste. Of which never leaves the … Continued

Innovations in Flexible Packaging: Trends to Watch

The landscape of packaging is in a constant state of evolution, driven by consumer preferences, technological advancements, and sustainability concerns. In this dynamic environment, flexible packaging has emerged as a game-changer, offering adaptability, convenience, and reduced environmental impact. As we look ahead, it’s essential to explore the innovative trends that are shaping the future of … Continued

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Exploring the Versatility of Polyester Film in Flexible Packaging

In the dynamic world of packaging, innovation drives success. One such innovation that has transformed the industry is the use of polyester film, a versatile and high-performance material, in flexible packaging solutions. Polyester film, often referred to as PET (Polyethylene Terephthalate), has redefined packaging by offering exceptional properties that cater to the demands of modern … Continued

Slitting Safety: Best Practices for a Secure Slitting Environment

In the world of flexible packaging, ensuring product integrity, quality, and safety is paramount. The process of slitting, which involves cutting wide rolls of packaging film into narrower rolls, plays a crucial role in meeting these requirements. However, slitting can also pose certain risks if not executed with precision and adherence to safety protocols. In … Continued

Unveiling the Science: How Film Properties Impact Performance

In the world of modern packaging, flexible packaging film has taken center stage due to its versatility and cost-effective nature. As businesses strive to create eye-catching and functional packaging solutions, understanding the intricate science behind film properties becomes essential. In this article, we’ll delve into the fascinating world of flexible packaging film, exploring the key … Continued

The Key Differences Between BOPP and Polyester Film

When it comes to packaging solutions, choosing the right film material is crucial for ensuring product quality, durability, and visual appeal. Among the various options available, two popular choices are Biaxially Oriented Polypropylene (BOPP) and Polyester (PET) films. Both materials offer excellent packaging properties, but understanding their differences can help you make an informed decision … Continued