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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.

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: