Flexibles Packaging News

The Uses of Natural Kraft Paper in Packaging
TricorBraun Flex
In a world of bright and boisterous packaging, it’s always a pleasant surprise to find something wrapped in plain and simplistic paper. Kraft paper is a reliable and traditional material still utilized in several industries, including packaging and marketing...
A breakdown of flexible packaging
MJS Packaging

Industry innovation and the ability to buy online have led to the growth of flexible packaging as a preferred packaging option compared to traditional packaging. Generally, when we think of flexible packaging, pouches are what first come to mind. With so many products and industries that can reap the many benefits of flexible packaging, we will explore the various options.

Pregis launches Phantom Mask protective film
Pregis is launching Phantom Mask, a new temporary protective surface film, that has been engineered to eliminate costly and labor-intensive adhesive transfer problems on plastic sheets, parts and products
Packaging for the Planet 2021 Conference

Webpac is proud to announce the launch of the Packaging for the Planet conference online in June 2021. The Packaging for the Planet 2021 Conference is the world’s first dedicated virtual event where brands and packaging suppliers come together to learn, network and collaborate for the good of the planet.

Unique home-compostable paper laminate for flexible packaging
BASF and the Swedish packaging material manufacturer BillerudKorsnäs have developed a unique home-compostable paper laminate for flexible packaging. It can be used to produce wraps with individually adjusted barrier properties. And it is a solution that meets today’s requirement for sustainability by being organically recyclable.
TricorBraun honored with four AmeriStar packaging awards
TricorBraun has been honored with four 2020 AmeriStar Packaging Awards from the Institute of Packaging Professionals (IoPP). The company’s awards—recognizing innovation and excellence in packaging design?are in the Food - Shelf Stable, Household Products and Cosmetics categories.
What cookies, pasta and plastics (now) have in common

A team of experts from Clariant’s Business Unit Additives learned when working with a global film manufacturer that only a fraction of the plastic film scraps can be reused for production. To change this, they created AddWorks® PKG 906 Circle – a special polymer stabilizer able to substantially boost the rate of scrap reused in polyolefin films.

Canny Investments Paying Off for Roberts Mart
Roberts Mart
A multi-million-pound investment in plant and machinery – with more potentially in the pipeline – is proving money well spent by specialist printed flexible packaging company Roberts Mart & Co Ltd, following its latest scoop of industry honours.
Toly's Latest Innovative Applicators Making Waves
Following months of extensive research, development, and testing, Toly is proud to release its latest wave of cutting-edge innovative lip gloss applicators, all of which have been designed with specific applications and results in mind.