What types of bags and pouches are brand owners, converters and suppliers going to purchase in the next year? Are they likely to purchase or lease new bag- and pouch-related equipment? What are the effects of industry automation in packaging?
While flexible lidding materials include film, paper and foil, in this primer we’ll take a look at flexible lidding film for food applications, an area we think will continue to grow in the near and long term.
For about the past decade, Providence, Rhode Island-based Admiral Packaging – a fourth-generation family-owned printer/converter – has made it a point to focus on lean manufacturing as a means of streamlining efficiency and removing waste from its operations.
On June 22, 2017, FPA President and CEO, Alison Keane, Esq., provided testimony at the U.S. Department of Commerce’s public hearing for the Section 232 investigation on the effect of aluminum imports on U.S. national security.
The FPA 2018 Student Flexible Packaging Design Challenge is underway. In its 14th year, the FPA Student Flexible Packaging Design Challenge recognizes and honors flexible packaging solutions developed by students.
FPA’s Sterilization Packaging Manufacturers Council (SPMC) Executive Council held its annual meeting in New York on June 15, 2017, and representatives from six member companies participated in the meeting.
The base sleeve of Flint Group’s newly developed Rotec Smart and Rotec Smart Premium has been optimized with easy-mount technology to increase both the ease and speed of mounting, and improve productivity and make job changes faster.