CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 2, 2016--APLIX developed , a narrow sensory and intuitive closure for small bags. The thin closure (16 mm) offers improved audible and tactile feedback when opening and closing, letting consumers know their package is sealed. This value-added feature secures the package and provides an overall enhanced experience to the consumer. By expanding the EASY-LOCK product offering, APLIX is able to provide their customers with a diverse range of reclose solutions that improve the functionality of their package.
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New 16 mm EASY-LOCK by APLIX TOUCH closure. (Photo: Business Wire)
“The new closure reinforces our commitment to the flexible packaging market,” stated Quresh Sachee, VP Global Sales & Marketing. “We listened carefully to the needs of our customers and consumers to develop this new closure which addresses the emerging market for smaller pouches.”
EASY-LOCK TOUCH is a hook-to-hook closure made from food-grade, heat-sealable polyethylene material. Hooks engage on multiple levels making it easy to open and reclose. Unlike other systems, precise alignment is not required for sealing and its resistance to particulates keeps freshness locked in.
This intuitive and sensory closure provides reclose options in many markets including cereal, cheese, coffee, confectionary, dried fruit, snacks and other packaged goods.
APLIX offers a wide-range of reclose products for flexible packaging. EASY-LOCK TOUCH+ is a robust closure designed for heavy bags. This large closure (26 mm) is ideal for large opening bags with or without gussets. The EASY-LOCK TOUCH+ is a great reclose option for markets such as petfood, detergents, fertilizers, and bulk products.
With over 50 years of experience, APLIX is one of the world’s leading hook and loop fastening system specialists. APLIX provides their clients with innovative products and solutions in numerous self-gripping fastening markets: Aircraft, Automotive, Cleaning, Hygiene, Medical, Building, Packaging and other specialized industries. APLIX is BRC certified and operates six plants in the U.S., France, Brazil and China as well as sales offices around the world.
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Jenny Moore, 704-588-1920
KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA NORTH CAROLINA
INDUSTRY KEYWORD: MANUFACTURING CHEMICALS/PLASTICS PACKAGING RETAIL FOOD/BEVERAGE
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