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Press Release: Fitment Capabilities

May 13, 2019

Eagle Flexible Packaging Introduces In-House Fitment Insertion Capability. Offering the latest technology in packaging solutions, Eagle remains a leader in customer satisfaction. Batavia, IL May, 2019: Eagle Flexible Packaging adds in-house fitment insertion machine to their list of capabilities. Fitment pouches are rapidly growing in popularity for packaging various types of...

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Contract Packaging / General / Innovation / Preformed Pouches / Sustainable Packaging

Flexible Motor Oil Packaging a Great Solution

April 22, 2019

The very popular stand-up pouch has been adopted across a number of industry categories over the past few years, and with the development of pour spouts and other fitments it has become a highly usable packaging format for numerous fluids. In the automotive industry, spouted flexible pouches make working with...

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Liquid Pouch Packaging Market Growth Through 2024

April 8, 2019

The next 5 years will be very good to the liquid pouch packaging market—both for spout and non-spout versions. As companies migrate away from rigid plastics in favor of more sustainable and user-friendly options, pouches are growing in adoption across a variety of industries, but the liquid packaging market is...

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Applications and Innovation in Flexible Packaging Pouch Fitments

March 18, 2019

The versatility of flexible packaging comes not only from the soft-sided material and the commonly-used zip closures. Another highly useful add-on feature is fitments: the critical part of dispensing systems that greatly enhances the usability of flexible packaging for special applications. Spouted pouch products are well-equipped to safely store and transport...

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Flexible Packaging Second-Largest Packaging Segment

March 11, 2019

The Flexible Packaging Association’s annual report illustrates the tremendous growth of the flexible packaging segment. According to the 2018 State of the Flexible Packaging Industry Report, flexibles make up about 19% of the packaging industry in the United States—the 2nd-largest segment of a $167 billion industry. Trailing only corrugated paper, flexible...

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How Flexible Packaging Aids in Sustainability

February 25, 2019

The keys to sustainability are minimalism and low impact. Those needs are exactly why flexible packaging demand is at an all-time high and growing faster every year. By its very nature, flexible packaging—any container type with a shape that’s readily changed—is designed to use the least amount of material needed...

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2019 Shifts More Toward Consumer-Focused Flexible Packaging

February 11, 2019

Flexible packaging growth far outpaces the growth in other packaging formats—evidence of not only a growing economy, but also a shift toward greater responsibility and sustainability. But it’s not only about the interests of manufacturers and retailers, but increasingly about the consumer—and that’s the running theme of flexible packaging in...

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Eagle Flexible to Exhibit at Natural Products EXPO WEST® 2019

February 4, 2019

Natural and sustainable products are near and dear to our heart at Eagle Flexible Packaging because we offer a number of flexible packaging solutions that are ideal to this growing—and responsible—marketplace. That’s why we’re excited to be exhibiting again at this year’s Natural Products EXPO WEST®, March 7-9, 2019, in...

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Natural Food Industry Trends Leading to Great Growth

January 28, 2019

Natural and organic products (food and otherwise) have exploded in sales and adoption for several decades, and the industry is growing at a rate far faster than conventional products. Now that natural products are more readily available in the mainstream, that pace is only expected to increase. Growing at a...

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Biodegradable Plastics Poised for Growth in 2019

January 14, 2019

If 2018 was the year for cracking down on single-use plastics, then 2019 will be about filling that void with alternative materials and a better carbon footprint. Enter: biodegradable plastics. Of course, biodegradable plastics aren’t new—one reason the plastics industry didn’t panic when straws, cutlery, and packaging became the focus...

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