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LINPAC EXTENDS ADVANCED VACUUM FILM RANGE WITH LAUNCH OF LINFORM® PE HSF

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eading fresh food packaging manufacturer, LINPAC, launches the LINform® PE HSF, the latest addition to its next generation vacuum films range. The high barrier, flexible plain or printed shrink vacuum film, produced using cutting-edge technology at the LINPAC Pontivy site in France, has been created to improve vacuum efficiency and seal performance on high-speed packing machines.

Business Manager Barrier Films at LINPAC, Erwan Cadoret, comments: “The LINform® PE HSF offers production reliability and consistency to our customers, resulting in reduced down time and pack waste. Its high level of integrity also helps to extend shelf-life and supports waste prevention throughout the supply chain.” The solution is designed for use with bulk or case-ready packaging produced on a horizontal flow packaging machine, followed by a vacuum chamber and shrink tunnel. Of benefit to packers and processors, the film removes the requirement for manual or automatic shrink bag loading in the bulk meat, processed meat and cheese sectors. For retailers, the LINform® PE HSF’s superior clarity presents a ‘fresh pack’ look to the consumer and helps to drive retail sales with en-

Excellence) programme to support this strategy. hanced presentation. In addition, LINPAC customers can take advantage of fully-printed branding opportunities to create greater differentiation.

The LINform® PE HSF is a functional, resource-efficient solution that follows the successful introduction

LINPAC made a significant investment in cutting-edge technology at its Pontivy site earlier this year to accelerate its global sustainability strategy. The multi-layer film, which will be produced on a new production line at the facility, has been developed in line with the LINPAC L.I.F.E (Lightweighting for

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Technical, bimonthly magazine focused on food&beverage technology. It is in English and German/French/Spanish in according to the worldwide...

FOOD PROCESSING - 2017 - 4  

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