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Finding the Right Materials for Your Custom Industrial Packaging

11/2/16

Selecting plastic film or plastic packaging may seem like a pretty uncomplicated task, but there are more options available than you might think. Working with a knowledgeable manufacturer is extremely important – these experts can guide you through the variables and help you find what’s going to work best for your product while also being as cost effective as possible. In this post, we will look at the main options you have when choosing a plastic package for your custom industrial packaging application. 

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Why Shrink Bundling Film May Be Right for You

9/9/16

Shrink bundling film, commonly known as shrink wrap, is a plastic material made of polymer film that shrinks when heat is applied to it. Shrink wrap continues to be one of the most cost effective methods of securely packaging and protecting your product for distribution or shelf display. Another huge bonus is that it helps eliminate paperboard and corrugate materials for packaging in nearly every industry. Shrink wrap is a plastic material made of polymer film that shrinks when heat is applied to it.

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Using the Right Flexible Packaging Bags and Film Will Save You Money

7/11/16

Many industries use flexible packaging films and bags to protect their products from damage in shipping and storing. It's important to know that packaging bags and films are not one size fits all – the type of material and the size of the bag are determinations that will need to be made. It's also important to find a plastics company that will help you to lower your costs by reducing the amount of plastic packaging you use, as well as making sure the material is durable and long lasting.

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Safeguard Consumers with Industrial Packaging from Marshall Plastic Film

4/15/16

One of the most appreciable benefits afforded by industrial packaging is its ability to safeguard end users. By utilizing durable, airtight and tamper-proof packaging, you aren't just taking steps to protect your products, you're taking steps to ensure that consumers receive a secure and safe product. In many markets, such as the food and beverage industry and the pharmaceutical industry, these concerns are paramount. Consumers depend on you to deliver a product that they can trust and, should this trust be violated, you could be subject to a costly market backlash or, worse yet, you could damage the reputation of your brand.

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Minimize Costs and Maximize Protection with Custom Industrial Packaging

2/16/16

When you're investigating new packaging options for your products, there are a lot of variables that can influence your decision. Material properties, custom design elements and protective features must all be considered if you plan to make an informed, effective decision about your industrial packaging. In this post, we're going to take a closer look at the options available from Marshall Plastic Film and, hopefully, help you select the perfect industrial packaging solution for your product.

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Get The Materials and Products You Need with Marshall Plastic Film’s Lab Services

12/3/15

Finding the exact material that you need to meet your specifications can be challenging. With the multitude of options available – such as side-weld, perforated, flame retardant and VCI – it can be overwhelming for the average buyer to weigh the benefits of every variation. Thankfully, Marshall Plastic Film is equipped to assist you in making an informed decision. With our laboratory services, we offer extensive, on-site testing capabilities that can make your decision simple. In this post, we’re going to talk about what we offer and, more importantly, how we can help.

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Laboratory Safety with Biohazard Waste Disposal and Autoclave Bags

9/28/15

Maintaining a sterile environment is key to running a successful laboratory. Whether you’re dealing with biohazardous materials or dangerous substances, finding a reliable way to dispose of your laboratory’s waste is an important step in ensuring that it stays clean and efficient. Marshall Plastic Film’s flexible line of autoclave bags and biohazard bags are an excellent solution to this common problem, allowing you to focus on your more essential lab duties by reducing the amount of worry and labor involved with maintaining a sanitary workplace.

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What Is Flame Retardant Plastic?

7/20/15

Marshall Plastic Film manufactures our line of flame retardant plastics by adding a retardant that increases resistance to ignition, suppresses smoke, limits flame spread and prevents dripping. It’s important to know that flame retardant plastics are not incapable of burning, rather, their purpose is to slow the development of a fire to give anyone in the affected area time to escape.

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Marshall Plastic Film Wins Best Small Business Award

Michigan Small Business Development Center Award 2013
3/28/14

Marshall Plastic Film is one of twelve companies from around the state of Michigan that has been selected to receive the Michigan Small Business Development Center’s (MI-SBDC) Best Small Business Award.  

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