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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

Ensuring Quality Every Step of the Way: PennPac’s Manheim Location Recertified for SQF Level 2 in Manufacture of Food Packaging

In the highly competitive food packaging industry, ensuring product quality and safety is of paramount importance. Here at PennPac, we are a leading provider of flexible packaging film, and we understand the significance of maintaining rigorous quality standards. Recently, our Manheim location achieved recertification for SQF Level 2, Manufacture of Food Packaging, with an impressive … Continued

Elevate Your Printing Game with Custom Slit Films

As a printing professional, you understand the importance of delivering exceptional print quality and brand impact to your clients. In the world of packaging, custom slitting combined with printed films offers an innovative solution to enhance your printing capabilities. In this blog post, we will explore how custom slitting can elevate your printing game, enabling … Continued

How Health and Beauty Industries are Embracing the Potential of Flexible Packaging Films

In the ever-evolving world of packaging, flexibility is the name of the game. As consumer preferences shift and market demands change, industries are constantly seeking innovative solutions to stay ahead. The health and beauty industry, in particular, has embraced the versatility and functionality of flexible packaging films to enhance their products’ packaging and promotion. From … Continued


Is Contract Film Slitting Right for Your Business?

For many converters, printers, and brand owners, outsourcing their film-slitting operations makes good sense for a number of reasons. They not only avoid the costs that come with investing in specialty equipment, but they also free up space at their facility that would otherwise be needed for film storage and slitting operations. They also avoid … Continued


Why Quality Matters: An Inside Look at PennPac’s Quality Assurance Standards

High-quality flexible packaging films have a critical role in the supply chain for many varied industries including food and beverage, healthcare, cosmetics, the list goes on. And there are a number of influencing factors that are currently driving growth in the flexible film market: Increased consumer demand for packaged food solutions, including single-serve items and … Continued

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7 Reasons to Work with an Expert Flexible Packaging Film Supplier

There are converters, printers, and end-users in the flexible packaging film industry that prefer to manage just-in-time inventory or spot buys. However, this approach can be limited and pose significant challenges. Working with an experienced packaging film supplier that has a service-oriented business model with expanded capabilities – such as film slitting, film sheeting, and … Continued