June 2017 | Eagle Flexible Packaging

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Side Gussets vs. Bottom Gussets: What’s the Difference?

June 29, 2017

If you want to improve your product-to-package ratio, gusseted bags and pouches are a great choice. Compared to lay-flat bags, gusset bags increase filling volume and can hold an increased amount of weight. In addition, gusset bags are a recommended stand-up packaging option for brands that want more space to display their product’s unique features...

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4 Tips for Breaking into a New Market

June 22, 2017

For some companies, success can be maintained by remaining consistent without any major branding or product shake-ups. Other companies, however, need to take more risks and try new things to be a competitive player in their space. This dichotomy is very common in the world of flexible packaging. From coffee packaging to pet...

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Eagle Cares – Relay for Life Event Recap

June 15, 2017

On Friday, June 9th, 2017, a few members of our Eagle Cares team assisted at the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life event in Kane County, IL. We participated alongside several amazing businesses and organizations in the area to help raise money in support of cancer research, patient care programs and more....

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How Flexible Packaging Mitigates Food Safety Risks

June 14, 2017

There are many reasons why nationally recognized names in the food industry utilize flexible packaging. Whether it’s reducing costs and waste, improving storage and increasing shelf space, or benefiting your bottom line, flexible packaging plays a crucial role in the success of your business and product. But most importantly, flexible packaging...

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We’re Attending Global Pouch Forum 2017!

June 7, 2017

From June 14-16, members from the Eagle team will be attending this year’s Global Pouch Forum at InterContinental Miami. We’re very excited to take part in this year’s event as it promises to showcase a wide range of guest speakers, panel discussions, workshops and more. The Global Pouch Forum is a...

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Adapting to New FDA Rules and Guidelines

June 1, 2017

In May 2016, the FDA introduced new food and beverage labeling requirements that aim to provide consumers with updated health facts and nutritional information. While flexible packaging companies still have until mid-2018 to fully comply with these changes, it’s important to plan and prepare so you can stay ahead of the curve...

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