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PET Packaging Film 101: Understanding the Basics of Polyester Film

When it comes to flexible packaging films, there are many options to choose from. But there is one film that is often a top pick because of its versatility and high-performance characteristics – PET packaging film. What is Polyester Film? PET stands for Polyethylene Terephthalate. It’s often referred to by its common name, Polyester, but … Continued

PackExpo 2022 - Flexible Packaging Film Industry

Unpacking PACK EXPO International 2022

PennPac recently exhibited at PACK EXPO International 2022, the packaging and processing industry’s most comprehensive trade show. The event, produced by PMMI (The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies), took place October 23-26 in Chicago, IL and drew over 2,000 exhibitors and 40,000 attendees from over 40 industries. It was the first in-person show in … Continued

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3 Things to Know About PennPac Contract Film Slitting Services

In addition to sheeting and custom roll slitting services, did you know PennPac also offers contract film slitting services? This type of film-slitting service is designed for customers that have their own material inventory but are facing operational inefficiencies or production backlogs when it comes to their internal slitting operations. Working with PennPac takes the … Continued

Need to Package, Label, or Laminate? Use Versatile BOPP Film

BOPP film, or Biaxially Oriented Polypropylene film, is one of the most popular flexible packaging films available. Its unique properties make BOPP a smart alternative to cellophane, and it is typically used as an overwrap film to package a wide range of products. BOPP packaging film is produced by stretching the material in two different … Continued