Increasing Packaging Speeds

10/1/11

By Bonnie Richter
October 1, 2011
Adhesives and Sealants Industry Magazine

Adhesives used for splicing web materials in flexible packaging and converting applications are a necessary component in the equation for efficient throughput; however, selecting the wrong adhesive for a particular machine or substrate can result in costly machine downtime and waste. Adhesive manufacturers can add significant value to products by understanding the specialized needs of this market and guiding flexible packaging manufacturers and converters in their adhesive selection process. This article discusses what factors flexible packaging manufacturers and converters should consider when selecting a high-performance splicing tape for their operation.

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