Flexible Packaging & Shrink Sleeves are the Solutions for Sustainable Brand Management.
Today, consumers are focusing on convenience and social responsibility. Sustainable-driven packaging is more than reducing use of non-renewable resources – it’s also about efficient cost savings. FLEXIBLE PACKAGING & SHRINK SLEEVES are the solution for sustainable brand management.
RECYCLE-READY and POST CONSUMER RECYCLED Key Features & Benefits:
BRAND OWNERS now have the ability to bring packaging to market with the convenience and features of typical multi-layered pouches and shrink film with the added benefit of recyclability.
Suitable to be recycled in communities with existing PE film recycling streams via programs such as the Grocery Store Drop-Off.
Tested and eligible to use the Sustainable Packaging Coalition (SPC) label. (A license is required by the SPC for using the label).
Up to 32% Post Consumer Recycled (PCR) content.
Excellent barrier (oxygen, moisture and aroma) performance and functionality.
Reclosable zipper feature.
Complete hermetic seals to avoid leaks.
Opaque & clear options.
Available in many packaging options:3-Side Seal, Cold Seal Bar Wraps, Gussets, Heat Seal Bar Wraps, Shrink Sleeves, Stick Packs and Vertical Form Filled Seal.
Better Handling Capabilities
Flexible Packaging is an innovative product that has numerous diverse product categories including reclosure and dispensing options.
Packaging that weighs less results in less waste and reduced transportation costs.
Flexible Packaging enables single-serve packaging and visibility of contents.
Reduced Energy Consumption
Flexible packaging consumes less energy in manufacturing, reduces carbon footprint and associated costs, and generates less greenhouse gas emissions.
Increased Shelf Life & Decreased Shelf Space
The barrier properties of flexible packaging keeps food fresher, longer and contributes to an increased shelf life. A better product-to-package ratio!
A small amount of packaging material can contain a large amount of product (a better product-to-package ratio), enables single-serve packaging and contributes less to landfill waste.
Corporate Social Responsibility
July 2019: CL&D has been awarded a silver recognition level for Corporate Social Responsibility by EcoVadis. CL&D is among the top 30% performers evaluated by EcoVadis. EcoVadis' CSR analysis system covers 21 criteria across four themes of Environment, Fair Labor & Human Rights, Ethics and Sustainable Procurement.
EcoVadis' methodology is built on international CSR standards including the Global Reporting Initiative, the United Nations Global Compact, and the ISO 26000, covering 190 spend categories and 150 countries.
A few examples of EcoVadis' criteria includes: Product End-of-life, Customer Health & Safety, Career Management & Training, Diversity, Discrimination & Harassment, Responsible Information Management & Supplier Environmental Practices.
Sustainability efforts are an important concern for CL&D because we want to do our part as much as possible. We are proud to say that we do this through responsible business practices including
environmental preservation, energy conservation, recycling and reuse. Here are some examples of how we minimize our footprint: Today consumers are focusing on convenience and social responsibility. Social change and individual-sized portions are becoming important in future packaging design. Sustainable-driven packaging is more than reducing use of non-renewable resources – it’s also about efficient cost savings. Converting from rigid to flexible packaging creates: