Curwood’s UltraSeal film is a new material for shredded cheese applications that is specifically formulated to maximize the performance of ultrasonic sealing on high-speed vertical form-fill-seal gas-flush equipment.
An FDA- and USDA-approved technology from Curwood, FreshCase® packaging is designed for case-ready meats to deliver the flavor, quality and extended shelf life of vacuum packaging and the fresh red color consumers prefer.
Formulated specifically for coffee packaging, bMET™ II metallized sealant film from Curwood allows roasters to transition from 3-ply films to 2-ply to reduce packaging material weight up to 30%, while producing glossy product appearance.
Curwood has introduced 3 new flexible packaging films for keeping cheese fresh with easy-to-open access and longer shelf life. Curpolene® 7195 for bulk shredded cheese meets demand for enhanced performance on vf/f/s applications while eliminating machinability and barrier issues associated with biaxially oriented nylon.
Curwood’s IntegraScore® convenience opening feature can be combined with press-to-close or a slider zipper in hf/f/s and vf/f/s applications to give customers easy opening and resealable features in 1 package.
Curwood offers its EZ Peel® retortable lid in clear and foil styles. Proprietary sealant widens the lid’s processing window by ± 15 degrees F. Retortable lid withstands the retort process while maintaining superior moisture and barrier protection, company says.
Curwood (Oshkosh, WI) has added anti-fog and EZPeel® features to its FreshFlex® line of produce films for fresh-cut products. The anti-fog system is placed within the inner layers of the film structure for consistent, long-lasting performance out to the edge.
Curwood (Oshkosh, WI) has introduced Fancy Cut™, a proprietary easy-open packaging system featuring a tear-initiation system. Pre-applied to rollstock in a 7 mm- to 11 mm-W (0.276” to 0.433”) pattern, Fancy Cut provides notchless access to flexible barrier laminations.
A double-gusset design gives Curwood's (Oshkosh, WI) Quattro stand-up pouch a cylindrical shape. It feels and stands like a bottle. Suitable for any liquid applications such as water, juice, cooking oil and shampoo.
Curwood (Oshkosh, WI) will be introducing Precision Tear, its latest easy-open feature primarily for stand-up pouches. This proprietary feature is suited for stand-up applications where good 90° tear propagation is needed, eliminating the need for tearing into the pouch's body or tearing upward and receiving a partial open pouch.
A new, patented self-venting stand-up pouch from Curwood (Oshkosh, WI) permits microwave heating of liquid or high-moisture products. It consists of a peelable strip sealed inside the top of any standard stand-up pouch.
Curwood (Oshkosh, WI) has introduced ICE(TM) (internal coolant exchange) 9300, a new seven-layer high-barrier coextruded flexible film. It provides haze-free clarity, color fade protection and longer shelf life, says the company.