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Flexible Packaging

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Clysar, LLC: Printed polyolefin shrink film replaces paperboard trays, sleeves

Clysar polyolefin shrink film from Bemis Clysar is a premium-quality, single-source polyolefin shrink film printed with high-impact, 360-degree graphics for multi-packs and bundled items that saves packaging material and cost.
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Kraft introduces easy-to-handle flexible pack for foodservice dressings

The new YES Pack from Kraft for its foodservice salad dressing varieties offers a range of convenience and sustainability features, and allows up to 99% of product to be consumed.
Ferrero Rondnoir
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Shrink tightening film puts a wrap on Ferrero chocolate boxes

Italy-based confectioner uses BOPP substrate to overwrap boxes of its Rondnoir chocolates.
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Star Packaging Corporation: Flexible packaging for baking, snack food

Star Packaging’s new line of packaging for baking and snack food applications seals in freshness, enhances in-store shelf presence and comes with a range of features that maintain product quality and improve the consumer experience.
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General Films, Inc: Industrial & food packaging film

General Films' Duratuf is a line of linear low-density polyethylene-based packaging films available in four different configurations: Duratuf 75, Duratuf 100, Duratuf 120 and Duratuf 130.
The air-filled handle provides a good grip.
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Chinese dairy introduces a new kind of aseptic pouch

Aimed at young people constantly on the lookout for the next cool thing, Ecolean Air Aseptic is a single-serve pouch that makes some strong environmental claims.
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Toray Plastics (America): Low seal-initiation temperature for matte BOPP food packaging film

Toray Plastics’ new Torayfan® KMS1 70-gauge biaxially-oriented heat-sealable matte polypropylene film is designed to be used as an outer web in food packaging applications requiring a premium appearance.
Steaming bag is included with the fresh potatoes.
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Steam bag packed along with fresh potatoes

Chicago-based Agrow Fresh Produce Co. has launched fresh, petite red potatoes in a “Simply Season & Steam” format that includes a dual-ovenable steaming bag inside.
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Tekni-Plex: Blister films mimic the visual characteristics of cold-form foil for pharmaceutical, nutraceutical applications

ALU-LOOK (Aluminum Look) blister films from Tekni-Plex are a versatile, high-speed packaging option when compared to other options such as cold-form foil and aluminum strip packaging.
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Flair Flexible Packaging: Cost-effective pouch-sealing technology ensures food safety

Flair Flexible Packaging’s Permazip pouch-sealing technology is a tamper-resistant permanent zipper on a flexible film pouch that offers an alternative to rigid dome and tray containers for roasted chicken and other meat offerings.
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Derprosa: Antibacterial polypropylene film protects food from e.Coli

Two new films from Derprosa, DF 301 (Antibacterial extrudate) and 
DF 308 (Antibacterial Antifog Co-extrudate), provide antibacterial protection from E. Coli bacteria.

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Curwood: Film for cheese packaging applications

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.
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Toray Plastics (America): PET film for in-mold decorating

Using a double-surface manufacturing technology, Toray Plastics’ Lumirror FA6 is a proprietary, multi-layer polyester (PET) film with both super-smooth and rough surfaces.
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Sealed Air Corporation: Recyclable oxygen scavenging tote & barrel liners protect products longer, allow for minimal processing

Sealed Air’s Cryovac Freshness Plus IBC liners protect oxygen-sensitive products such as tomatoes, avocados, fruit pulps and exotic fruit purees, packaged in intermediate bulk containers (IBC).
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Taisei Lamick USA, Inc: Films for liquid packaging pouches allows high filling speeds

Designed for packaging viscous liquids, Taisei Lamick’s three films for liquid packaging machines feature a unique, high-quality appearance and quality construction.

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