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Shrink Wrapping

Shrink films are used to pack several items like consumer goods, Pharmaceuticals, Cosmetics, Boxes, Stationery, Auto Parts, etc. The packaging of the product becomes very easy as the film tightens the product by forming a glass like transparent second skin after being subjected to a hot air at 100 to 170 C for few seconds. It is quick and easy to use and thus the ideal way to enhance your products sales appeal and aesthetics. Glossy shrink labels are ideal replacement of paper labels etc.

About Shrink Wrapping

Shrink wrap, also shrinkwrap or shrink film, is a material made up of polymer plastic film. When heat is applied to this material it shrinks tightly over whatever it is covering. Shrink wrap is commonly used as an overwrap on many types of packaging: CDs, DVDs, cartons, books, beverage cans, consumer goods, Pharmaceuticals, Cosmetics, Toys Stationery, Auto Parts etc.

The packaging of the product becomes very easy as the film tightens the product by forming a glass like transparent second skin after being subjected to a simple heat at 100 to 1700 C for few seconds. It is quick and easy to use and thus the ideal way to enhance your products sales appeal and aesthetics. Glossy shrink labels are ideal replacement of paper labels etc. Shrink bands are applied over parts of packages for tamper resistance or labels. It can also combine two packages or parts.


Specifications

The Film is given its properties of thermal contraction, excellent clarity and mechanical strength. It is supplied in the form of rolls of running meters of (500,700& 1,000 meters) or as cut sleeves of required shapes.

Shrinking Ratio : Vertical upto 15% + 5% & Horizontal shrinkage 45% + 5%.

Sizes : From 70 mm to 600 mm lay flat tube width in 25 micron and above.

Heating Systems require : Heating tunnels, Hot air guns, Ovens etc.

Storage : Should be stored in cool place away form sunlight, heat & humidity.

Areas of Application

  • Pharmaceutical/ Cosmetics Products
  • Printed Matters
  • Toys & Games
  • Automobile Parts
  • Audio/Video Cassette/CD's
  • Edible Oil Containers
  • FMCG Goods
  • Multipacks/Combipacks
  • Food/Confectionary
  • Electrical Parts
  • Promotional Offers
  • And Many more...

Advantages of Shrink Wrapping

  • Up gradation of product image; Enhance product appearance, thus helping the product to sell itself.
  • Works as a safety seal to control duplicacy and pilferage by making the contents tamper proof.
  • Keeps out dust and moisture; thus prolong the shelf life of the product.
  • Instant identification and transparency assures buyer that all components are within package thus inspiring consumer confidence.
  • Speeds up production, simplifies handling and cuts labour and packaging cost by replacing outer carton.
  • Versatile; serves many packaging needs, wraps unusual shapes; contour fit.
  • Excellent for bundling, promotional Combipack & Multi-packing for making convenient packets.
  • Shock resistance and protecting against movement during transportation.