Under the partnership agreement AlliedFlex is assigned as the exclusive distributor of Abarka Packaging Solutions for North America, Canada, and Mexico supplying the containers, printed lid rollstock material, and machinery.
The SkirtAll™ container system will be marketed under the AlliedFlex - Abarka Brand and the machinery will be supplied and marketed under the AlliedFlex FLX Machinery brand. The initial machine released will be their Semi-Automatic FLX Skirt-All™ cup sealer and FLX Skirt-All™ tray sealer which are both economical, compact benchtop units ideal for test market and pilot lab use. Higher output systems are available through machinery partnership arrangements to accommodate a full range of production speeds and SkirtAll™ container formats, offering opportunities for the small , medium, and large volume packager.
Market opportunities include:
On-the go snacking & travel cups:
Snacks, confectionaries, nuts, fruits, cut vegetables, cereals, trail mix, meat and cheese protein snacks, fresh fruits , dried fruits, olives, pickles, dips, condiments, dressings, sauces, etc.
Prepared meals, take away – take out foods, refrigerated meals, convenience entrées, home delivery – E-Commerce meal systems, etc.
Besides the novel look and unique marketing presentation of the of the custom printed “skirted” cover film, the Skirt-All™ package also provides unique functionality benefits including a hermetic tamper evident - leak proof seal, and unique “360 Degree Ease of Opening Feature” via the “skirted” flange.