Flexible Packaging Category

Considerations to Make When Switching Adhesives in Hot Melt Tanks

In a recent blog post, we detailed certain hot melt tank preventive maintenance tips to help avoid costly equipment issues and downtime. Now, take a look at the following considerations for switching adhesives to keep hot melt tanks running efficiently and effectively. Always Consult Your Adhesive Supplier First Often, production plants switch from using one …

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Address Hot Melt Adhesive Poor Substrate Adhesion and Short Open Time

While hot melt adhesives are suitable for a range of markets and applications, they are prone to certain issues that require hot melt adhesive troubleshooting. Common problems include: Charring and stringing Pop opens Pre-set and slow set In recent blogs, we’ve discussed these issues and how to decrease their likelihood. Now, let’s take a look …

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May 8, 2018 - Flexible Packaging

Why You Should Choose Resealable Packaging

As resealable packaging continues to grow in consumer popularity, brand owners should take note in order to remain competitive in the market and build brand loyalty. Gain insight into why consumers are choosing resealable packaging and why you should, too.

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April 27, 2018 - Bostik News Flexible Packaging

Bostik to Launch New Anti-Fog Heat Seal Coatings

Bostik, a leading global adhesive specialist for industrial, construction and consumer markets, is proud to announce it will launch new copolyester, anti-fog heat seal coating formulations for food packaging applications at this year’s PACK EXPO in Chicago, Illinois October 14 – 17, 2018. Of particular note, Bostik’s newest innovation in copolyester heat seal, Vitel® 1922AF, …

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