Plastics News has released its 2023 North American Film and Sheet manufacturers rankings, and Inteplast Group has claimed the top spot for the third year in a row. Plastics News estimates Inteplast Group’s film and sheet sales at $3.68B, a testament to the company's robust market presence and customer loyalty. 

The annual list showcases the top manufacturers of plastic films and sheets, ranked by estimated sales revenues. Inteplast placed first in 2022 and 2021, third in 2020 and 2019, and second in 2018.

As a division of Inteplast Group, Inteplast Engineered Films (IEF) manufactures and supplies industry-leading blown polyethylene (PE) films and flexible packaging solutions to a wide variety of markets, including but not limited to food packaging, industrial applications, healthcare, and more, all while prioritizing industry-leading quality and consistency. The IEF team is extremely proud to have helped contribute to this exciting accomplishment. 

When asked about the rankings, IEF President Bob Stein stated “It is always nice to see how universally accepted the products and services offered by Inteplast are. That said, as I’m sure all of my IEF colleagues agree, our real goal is to be number one satisfying our customers with quality, innovation, timeliness, responsiveness, and value. We will continue to focus on these important criteria.”

Looking ahead, Inteplast Group and IEF are well positioned to continue their industry leadership. The company remains committed to investing in research and development, exploring new technologies, and enhancing its product offerings to meet evolving market demands. 

Additionally, as sustainability becomes increasingly important in plastics, manufacturing, and packaging in general, IEF is excited to continue its leadership role in the development of sustainable packaging products. Our InteGreen family of sustainable films supports packaging converters and brand owners looking to switch to more sustainable options without compromising performance. Reach out to an IEF representative today to learn more about how IEF can support your sustainable packaging goals. 

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