Packaging of both edible and inedible has taken a new form in flexible packaging. These non-rigid packaging are used to package and protect products. Flexible packaging is any form of package or any part of a package whose shape can be readily changed. Common examples of flexible packaging are bags and pouches. These bags and pouches come in various sizes and shapes, some are transparent and some are not.
Flexible packaging comes in the form of the best quality of plastic, film, paper and aluminium foil for the protection of the products. These flexible packaging takes the shape of a bag, pouch, liner or overwrap. These type of packages are used to protect, market and for the distribution of a vast array of products. It also ensure food safety, extending the shelf life of the products, for heating up the pre-cooked products, barrier protection, convenience for consumer, and provide for re-sealable purpose. You can easily see the wide range of snacks packed in re-sealable flexible packages.
More businesses are upgrading to flexible packaging as it is light and easy to transport, easy to open, carry, store and reseal back after the package has been opened. It also extends the shelf life of many food products because the products are vacuum packed. And this results in less consumer waste and less litter. It helps to maintain freshness in the foodstuffs and offers convenience to the consumer.
Digital flexible packaging has improved the presentation of flexible packaging with the printing of labels, instructions, manufacturer’s information, production and expiry dates, and etc. on the packages. You can now find attractive and colourful images concerning the product printed on packages. More brand owners are converting to digital flexible packaging due to cheaper cost for high quality short-run packaging.
One of the best food packaging companies is Epacllc.com which offers pre-press, digital printing, lamination, and pouch making services based on state-of-the-art digital printing. It also offers roll stock services engineered to serve the short run, quick turnaround, flexible packaging market. It is eco-friendly and built to harness the full power of digital technology for modern days. Digital flexible packaging helps consumer brands to customize package messaging for specific target markets. It also helps consumer brands to increase promotions of their products.
EPac’s digital printing process has a substantially less impact on the environment because the manufacturing process uses the latest in energy saving techniques and recycled materials. It is focused solely on the quick turn-around, short to medium run-length, flexible packaging market.