Another go around with PCR

Everyone is familiar with the three Rs. While reduce and recycle tend to be an end user focus, plastic manufactures are doing their part to reuse thanks to a little post-consumer recycled plastic (PCR).   

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Meet IEF’s new technical expert, Sumita Ranganathan

Sustainable growth for IEF means bringing in new experts with the drive to make sustainability a reality for our customers. Join us in getting to know Sumita Ranganathan and what she’ll be bringing to IEF.

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The year so far: A conversation with IEF’s new president, Bob Stein

With half of 2019 in the books, we spoke with IEF’s new president Bob Stein about 2019 and what to expect from the people behind Inteplast Engineered Films.

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A little heat does shrink film some good

Whether you want to bundle your products for sturdiness or keep dust off of them in your warehouse, shrink film offers plenty of benefits.

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Sustainability and Inteplast Group: A day one endeavor

Since its inception in 1991, Inteplast Group has made sustainability a cornerstone of its vision statement. From daily operations to environmental impact and everything in between, being accountable at every point along the supply chain has been a continuous social responsibility effort.

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Putting the “form” in thermoforming packaging

Examining thermoforming’s popularity in meat and cheese packaging.

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2018: Inteplast Engineered Films' year in review

With another year coming to an end, IEF takes a look at some of its biggest news from 2018.

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The barrier film breakdown

Class is in session as IEF’s Technical Director, Steve Brzostowicz, explains the differences between barrier films, their purposes and some benefits

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Unpacking the 2018 Pack Expo

IEF’s Steve Griggs and Steve Brzostowicz report from Pack Expo 2018

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IEF welcomes Steve Brzostowicz as new Technical Director

Inteplast Engineered Films continues to grow with the customer and end product in mind

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Consistency is key when sourcing blown film suppliers

Film quality and turnaround time are two major factors to consider

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See you soon, mate: Dave Clarke, President of Inteplast Engineered Films passes

The England native was known for his compassionate and keen professionalism

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Standing up for sustainability with stand-up pouches

New film formulation allows for better recyclability while maintaining performance

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IEF Orlando scores A+ on Safe Quality Food Institute's Facility Audit

Orlando facility becomes first United States IEF location, second in North America, to receive certification.

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Keeping flavor in and oxygen out with EVOH film barriers

Sure, oxygen is vital. But not when it comes to packaging and flavor retention.

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Starch polymers and a second chance at sustainability

Old technologies like starch-based polymers deserve another shot, especially when it's a shot at helping to create more sustainable packaging.

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The great plastic bag ban debate

The search for the ideal solution continues.

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It's about the customer, not the sale

A lot of businesses seem to have forgotten that actions speak louder than words, so here’s a few ways to show your customers that they come first.

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UPDATE: Current resin supplies and market dynamics

The state of affairs three months after Harvey & Irma.

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Assuring quality assurance

Why and how to supplement your Quality Management System.

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UPDATE: Resin supply in the wakes of Harvey & Irma

What we know, what we're doing about it, and information going forward.

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Build your film's quality on trust

And you’ll always trust the quality of your films.

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A new website, a united IEF, and continued customer focus

Because so much has changed over the last year, here’s a quick breakdown of what’s happened, what’s new, and what’s next.

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The results of our Customer Service Survey

Our clients were kind enough to provide us with their thoughts about our company. Here's what we're going to do with them.

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All seal failures are not created equal

Modern heat seal/hot tack (HS/HT) testers mean operators are free to manipulate any and every processing condition available on sealing lines

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Food safety and your film supplier

Film suppliers can contribute to food safety down the value chain. Here's how.

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Lettuce keep your produce fresher, longer.

Modified Atmosphere Packaging (MAP) will ensure that your produce is as fresh as possible for as long as possible.

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Stand-up pouches continue to impress

Stand-up pouches have marketing, sustainability and functional advantages over other alternative packaging.

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