Films

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Econolite Partners with Clean Slate Group for Traffic Signal Cabinet Beautification Program

April 18, 2016

Agreement provides cost-effective customizable anti-graffiti vinyl cabinet wraps ANAHEIM, Calif., – Econolite today announced it has partnered with Clean Slate Group (Bozeman, MT) to provide customizable anti-graffiti vinyl wraps for traffic cabinets in support of beautification and anti-graffiti programs. The proprietary vinyl film used for the wraps can significantly reduce city costs... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment, Green & Clean

Bio Based Packaging Laminate Developed Using Matt NatureFlex(TM) Film

November 23, 2015

A partnership between Innovia Films and a Dutch company has resulted in a bio based packaging laminate structure being developed using renewable and compostable NatureFlex™. Innovia Films has been working with Bio4Pack to help them package organic Sapana Delibars for their client, Aardse Droom. The laminate structure, BBII80, uses Innovia Films' compostable cellulose NatureFlex™ NK... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment

High Barrier Packaging Gets a Fresh Look in Amcor's AmLite Metal-Free Packaging, at PackExpo in Las Vegas

September 28, 2015

ZURICH, - Amcor, a global leader in packaging, will show AmLite, their latest innovation in metal-free packaging technology, at PackExpo in Las Vegas (September 28 - 30). AmLite will be running on Inever's new MVC1200 machine (Central Hall -- Booth 3323). AmLite utilises Amcor's extensive experience in high barrier coating and film extrusion to create a lightweight, transparent material... Read More

Packaging Equipment

All-Natural Children's Health Products Packed in NatureFlexT

September 21, 2015

A conscientious South African company KiddieKix, who produce all-natural children's health products, has adopted NatureFlexT to wrap its cereals and dried fruit snacks. From their facilities in Stellenbosch, Western Cape, Alison McDowell, KiddieKix founder and her team continue to research the latest trends in children's health and nutrition, to ensure their range delivers products... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

NatureFlexT Film Wraps German Vegan Chocolate Showcased at FachPack 2015

September 4, 2015

German fine chocolate producer VIVANI (part of EcoFinia GmbH) has chosen Innovia Films' NatureFlexT films to wrap bars of iChoc, its latest range of Vegan Chocolate. iChoc was successfully launched at BioFach and ISM (earlier this year) and will be showcased at Fachpack 2015 (29 September - 1 October) on the Innovia Films' Stand (Hall 7, Stand 611 at the Nuremberg Messe). Transparent... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

VCI Film is safe to use in any format.

August 19, 2015

Certified safe for direct contact with both metal and food, BioTect combines corrosion protection and high level of care for workers, products, and customers. Product is recyclable as well as both nitrite- and amine-free. BioTect comes in variety of forms, including bubble film, zipper bags, stretch and shrink film, covers, and sheeting. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Food Processing & Preparation, Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Honeywell Resins and Chemicals Breaks Ground on New Resin Manufacturing Line in Virginia

June 12, 2015

State-of-the-art production line will be only North American source of key food packaging resins MORRIS TOWNSHIP, N.J. – Honeywell (NYSE: HON) Resins and Chemicals announced today that it has broken ground on its new nylon resins production line at its Chesterfield, Va., manufacturing facility. The new production line can produce multiple grades of Honeywell Aegis® nylon 6 resins, as... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Packaging Equipment

Butler Automatic SP1 Automatic Film Splicer Reduces Downtime in Food and Beverage Packaging

June 10, 2015

Splicer performs non-stop film changes in food and beverage packaging operations Middleborough, MA – Butler Automatic, the inventor and global leader of automatic splicing solutions, announces that its SP1 Series Automatic Film Splicer is ideally suited towards food and beverage packaging applications. The SP1 Automatic Film Splicer increases efficiency in packaging operations by... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Italian Coffee Company Chooses Compostable White Metallised NatureFlex(TM) Packaging Film

May 19, 2015

Innovia Films’ NatureFlex™ is helping a leading Italian coffee company with its launch of a new organic brand. Based in Modena, Caffè Molinari SpA, is a speciality coffee company. They have recently introduced a Bio™ range in Espresso and Decaffeinated varieties, which uses fully certified compostable packaging. The coffee pack is constructed using two-layers, comprising a white... Read More

Packaging Equipment

100% Zero Waste' Achieved Using NatureFlex(TM) Packaging Visit Our Innovation Centre

April 1, 2015

Innovia Films has announced that Oregon-based ECOTEAS is using NatureFlex™ packaging films in the wrappers of their individual tea bags. This flexible packaging material is derived from wood pulp sourced from managed plantations and is certified to be over 90% bio-based and home and industrial compostable. High barriers to oxygen and moisture ensure the tea bags contained within are protected... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Toray Plastics (America) Presents Torayfan® PWX5 Metallized BOPP Film for Extended-Shelf-Life Applications

March 24, 2015

Torayfan PWX5 film delivers superior metal-adhesion and barrier-durability performance for products requiring a prolonged shelf life. North Kingstown, Rhode Island - Toray Plastics (America), Inc., (www.toraytpa.com), introduces to CPG's and converters new Torayfan® PWX5, a metallized BOPP film that is designed for use as a high-performance inner... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Non-Industrial Products, Packaging Equipment

Amcor Flexibles Wins Gold and Silver at Annual Flexible Packaging Association Achievement Awards

March 10, 2015

Amcor Flexibles was the proud recipient of two awards at the Flexible Packaging Association's (FPA) Annual Achievement Awards held on 3 March 2015 Amcor Flexibles was the proud recipient of two awards at the Flexible Packaging Association's (FPA) Annual Achievement Awards held on 3 March 2015, in Naples, Florida. The FPA is the leading trade organization for flexible packaging... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Tea Company Chooses NatureFlex Packaging

March 10, 2015

Innovia Films has announced that Carrington Tea is using bio-based NatureFlex™ packaging films for their Carrington Organics Tea line. This flexible packaging material is derived from wood pulp sourced from managed plantations and is certified to be over 90% bio-based and home and industrial compostable. High barriers to oxygen and moisture ensure product freshness. The teas are packaged in... Read More

Packaging Equipment

Carrington Company Chooses Bio-based NatureFlex(TM) Packaging by Innovia Films

March 10, 2015

Eco-friendly materials and innovative package design are combined for Carrington Organic Teas ATLANTA, GA — Innovia Films has announced that Carrington Tea is using bio-based NatureFlex™ packaging films for their Carrington Organics Tea line. This flexible packaging material is derived from wood pulp sourced from managed plantations and is certified to be over 90% bio-based and home and... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment

Ocean's Halo(TM) Seaweed Chips Use Bio-based NatureFlex(TM) Packaging by Innovia Films

February 13, 2015

Compostable bio-based packaging proves to be a natural fit for an innovative snack food company ATLANTA, GA – Innovia Films has announced that Ocean’s Halo Seaweed Chips are using its bio-based NatureFlex™ packaging. This flexible packaging material is derived from sustainable wood pulp, offers excellent barriers to oxygen and moisture, and is certified compostable. When looking at... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, HVAC, Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Bayer Materials Withstand Demanding Conditions and Meet Requirements for Innovative Medical Devices

February 13, 2015

ANAHEIM, Calif. – Increasingly, innovative medical applications place further importance on the success of the materials they use. When patients' health, mobility and comfort are involved, reliability and durability are crucial. Bayer MaterialScience LLC steps up to the challenge offering original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) a wide range of material solutions for their medical... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Industrial Shrink Film provides multiple layers of protection.

November 13, 2014

With strength measured in tensile strength in addition to film elasticity, Liberty Industrial Shrink Film (LISF) features resin blend that lends to resistance to punctures and tears as well as becoming brittle in cold weather. This opaque polyethylene packaging material, made into rolls, bags, shrouds, and sheets, offers barrier from outside contaminates for all materials while also protecting against UV, moisture, dirt, dust, grime, insects, animal nesting, and minor physical damage. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Amcor Flexibles Secures Three Years Supply of Barex® Resins and Launches Alternative High-performance Film

November 10, 2014

Amcor Procurement and Technical teams are working closely with the film converters to secure sufficient volumes of INEOS Barex resin. On Wednesday 29th October, Amcor was informed that INEOS Barex had decided to shut down its only production facility in Lima, Ohio (U.S.) in early 2015. Amcor Procurement and Technical teams are working closely with the film converters to secure sufficient... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Toray's Pack Expo Message: 'Made in the Usa', Sourcing Advantages, and a Commitment to Sustainability Make a Difference

November 6, 2014

Visit Toray Plastics (America) at booth N5467 North Kingstown, Rhode Island -Toray Plastics (America), (www.toraytpa.com), is sending the message at Pack Expo International 2014 that films "Made in the USA", sourcing advantages, and sustainability are important distinctions to consider when choosing a packaging film partner. All of Toray's creative,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Sudpack Showcases a Variety of Innovations in Its Anniversary Year

November 3, 2014

Products combine safety, sustainability and convenience (November 2-5, 2014, Chicago, Illinois USA, In-Line Booth No. E-8856) Chicago, Illinois – Celebrating the group's 50th anniversary, Südpack Verpackungen GmbH Co. KG presents a new dimension of film at this year's Pack Expo International in Chicago. The company also showcases high-performance films designed for secure sealing... Read More