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Understanding the Global Hot Melt Polyester Adhesives Market

As cited in Grand View Research, the global hot melt polyester adhesives market is predicted to be worth $530.3 million by 2022. Let’s take a closer look at hot melt polyester benefits as well as key market growth drivers during this timeframe. Hot Melt Polyester Adhesive Benefits Commonly used in fabric applications, polyesters offer various …

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Four Reasons for Adhesive Failure

Using adhesives offers manufacturers many benefits, including: Enhanced design options Increased product durability Improved operation efficiencies Yet while today’s adhesives use advanced technologies that rarely result in bond failure, an adhesive can still sometimes fail. Take a look at the following four reasons for adhesive failure and how to avoid them: Contamination If a surface …

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July 11, 2017 - Flexible Packaging

Three Trending Segments for Stand Up Pouches

According to Markets and Markets, the stand up pouches market is expected to be worth $33.4 billion by 2020. Offering consumers additional functionality such as fitments and zip closures, they also are gaining popularity among brand owners due to their: High barrier properties Ability to maintain quality of content Let’s take a look at trending …

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July 7, 2017 - Flexible Packaging

Understanding Food Safety for Flexible Packaging Designs

As flexible packaging grows in popularity, converters and suppliers seek ways to keep up with high production output demands. In particular, these changes have included: Down gauging films Increasing packaging equipment efficiencies Developing curing technologies However, with these rapid design changes comes an increased potential for food contamination. Take a look at items that need …

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