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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.

Uflex Posts Highest Ever Quarterly Production Volume

Uflex Posts Highest Ever Quarterly Production Volume; Robust Net Revenue for Q2 FY18-19 Backed by 10.6% Y-O-Y Surge in Sales Volume

03 November 2018, Noida, Uttar Pradesh(India): India’s flexible packaging giant, Uflex Limited reported 10.6% increase in overall sales volume on year-on-year basis, thereby achieving highest ever consolidated net revenue of INR 2020.8 crore for the quarter ended 30 September 2018. The consolidated net revenues showed a jump of 26% from INR 1603.8 crore in the same quarter last fiscal. Uflex also achieved the highest ever quarterly total production volume of 102442 MT.

The consolidated EBITDA for Q2 FY18-19 increased by almost 12% Y-O-Y to INR 264.6 crore from INR 236.5 crore. The consolidated net profit for Q2 FY18-19 at INR 95.7 crores was higher by 1.5% Y-OY.

Flex Films Presents the ‘Future of Packaging’ at PACK EXPO, USA

|Unveils VYOM, a ground-breaking Concept BOPET Film & Latest Innovations in BOPET Products that’s set to Redefine the Polyester Industry|

Chicago, USA, October 14, 2018: FlexFilms is scaling newer heights with VYOM, a revolutionary futuristic technology Concept BOPET Film, it is presenting for the very first time for its visitors and customers at Pack Expo being hosted in Chicago from October 14 – October 17, 2018.FlexFilms Booth at Pack Expo is also showcasing a product portfolio of its latest innovations in BOPET Films – which range from high barrier films; more efficient films; and ones that are more sustainable too – all manufactured with its own proprietary technology.

At the mecca of packaging industry Pack Expo, here is what industry professionals from around the world can witness at FlexFilms Booth #N-5767:

FlexFilms Forays Into Online Space With the Launch Of Its E-Commerce Website ‘FLEX-BuzzR’

To Market its Entire Range of Films in European Region

Nuremberg, Germany, Sept 25, 2018: FlexFilms, the global film manufacturing arm of India’s largest multinational flexible packaging solutions company, Uflex, has launched first of its kind e-commerce website FLEX-BuzzR that will make available complete range of film offerings from its Poland plant to its European Union (EU) customers, at a click of a button. This uniquely designed B2B platform actually lives its tagline ‘Shop at Ease, Shop When You Please’! It was unveiled by FlexFilms International Vice Chairman & CEO Anantshree Chaturvedi at the renowned European trade exhibition FachPack 2018 in Germany today.

FLEX-BuzzR is intended to supplement Flex Films existing brick-and-mortar business model. The website not only offers its portfolio of films but also allows customers to browse product catalogue, find clear product descriptions, technical specification, its end applications, and also the best deals available. Eventually customers would have the option to create their cart for which a formal order would get generated in real time post confirmation by relevant sales lead. Active production site in Poland offers unique opportunity for European customers to not just pick up readily available rolls (Quick Pick Order) of what they like, but also order as per their customized need at the same time (Made to Order).