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Uflex Sweeps Away Seven Titles for Packaging Excellence at SIES SOP STAR AWARDS 2018

January 09, 2019, Noida (India): Uflex was recognized with seven awards at the recently concluded SIES SOP STAR AWARDS 2018 for packaging innovation and product development. In its endeavor to support and encourage the packaging sector, The SIES School of Packaging announced the awards for excellence in packaging with emphasis on Innovation, Creativity, Development and New Concepts.

The eminent jury members followed a strict judging criteria based on innovation & creativity, graphic design & improved aesthetics, user friendliness & new developments, thus recognizing the R&D efforts of Uflex in developing newer materials, forms, process, machinery and technology in the field of packaging.

Uflex Presents ‘The Next Big Thing’ in Pharma Packaging

December 19, 2018, Noida (India): Primary Packaging plays an important role in the pharma industry, where its purpose ranges beyond providing barrier protection to creating unique brand identity, brand protection and patient communication. The global pharma packaging industry is booming with modernization, courtesy several drivers in the technology innovation segment, with India being the hub of Pharma.

At the recently held CPHI India in Greater Noida, a gathering of Pharma manufacturers and professionals from across the world, Indian flexible packaging giant Uflex steered the path of innovation by unveiling a portfolio of its latest products in pharma packaging- Fast Tear Strip Foil, PET based Cold Form Blister, Child Resistant & Senior Friendly Foil and Branding Solutions- for pharmaceutical companies.

Uflex Chemicals Business wins Exceed Gold Award 2018

We are extremely pleased to share with you that Uflex Chemicals Business, Noida received Exceed Gold Award under the category of “Energy Conservation”.

Various achievements for the Sustainable Energy Conservation, eg. Reducing the passes for White ink, was part of the initiatives taken by the team. By reducing the grinding passes in the colour White ( Project – White Pearl), Uflex Chemicals has been successfully able to reduce the Cycle time of the White Ink product by 46%, thus reducing the Lead time by 37% and increased plant capacity by 46% and providing an additional business growth of appx. INR 48 crore.

US Patent Granted to FlexFilms for Breakthrough BOPET Film Used for Alu Alu Blister Pack

December 03, 2018, Elizabethtown, Kentucky (USA): FlexFilms, the global film manufacturing arm of Uflex, has been granted United States Patent covering entire categories of Formable Films that include one or more BOPET layers used in Alu Alu blister packaging. The patent US 10131122 was issued to Flex Films (USA) Inc on November 20, 2018 for a period of 20 years, lending a competitive advantage to the Films Business of the company over its opponents in cold formed pharmaceutical packaging industry. With the patent issuance, the company gets exclusive right of manufacturing & sale of this special BOPET film in US, Europe and India.

This patent has a uniqueness of forming characteristic of BOPET film in Z direction during packaging application.

“Flex Films is an American business story” – Anantshree Chaturedi in a candid interaction with Jim Johnson of Plastic News.

Article By: Jim Johnson – Reporter, Plastic News | Date: 28/11/2018

Chicago — For both Anant Chaturvedi and Uflex Ltd., America has been a place to grow and make a mark on the world.

For the man, it has been a way to strike out on his own and move beyond his father’s rather large shadow, Chaturvedi said.

For the company, it has been a way to move closer to customers, create value and go beyond commodity markets.

Chaturvedi is Indian by birth, but American by choice, having become a U.S. citizen.

He views the country as a land of opportunity for both himself and his film-making company, which operates as Flex Films (USA) Inc. at a plant in Elizabethtown, Ky.