Zip-Pak Collaboration with TechniPac Delivers a Unique Resealable Solution for Giants Sunflower Seeds

Go to a ball game or some other brandishing occasion where sunflower seeds are the nibble of-decision and you’ll see players and mentors attempting to reseal opened sunflower seed bundling in a wide range of ways: flexible groups, tape, paper cuts, and now and again notwithstanding exchanging the rest of the substance into a plain recloseable plastic sack.

The same do-it-without anyone else’s help techniques for resealing a bundle are additionally being connected to pretty much every other nourishment or item aggregate that arrives in an adaptable pocket. While these natively constructed procedures are every now and again utilized, none are especially shopper benevolent or compelling.

Sunflower seed advertisers have perceived that these improvised techniques are a long way from perfect for buyers, and are joining resealable elements into their bundling outlines. One organization at the front line is Mammoths Snacks. Working with TechniPac, a main adaptable bundling converter, in conjunction with Zip-Pak, a worldwide pioneer in materials and hardware for resealable bundling, Goliaths Snacks as of late acquainted purchasers with another level of accommodation for the many kinds of its Mammoths Sunflower Seeds.

In leaving on a resealable answer for Goliaths Sunflower Seeds, the objectives were plainly expressed. "The bundling must be pourable, with a half close. We additionally set a high need on the unwavering quality of the zipper to secure and ensure the contents," remarked Al Engstrom, plant administrator for Mammoths Snacks.

TechniPac and Zip-Pak are long-term colleagues in the realm of adaptable bundling development, having set up a working relationship over 10 years prior. This latest coordinated effort speaks to something of an advancement for Mammoths Sunflower Seeds bundling. TechniPac at first worked with Zip-Pak to build up a bundle for Goliaths Snacks that utilized the Pour & Lok conclusion answer for Mammoths Sunflower Seeds.

All the more as of late, Mammoths changed to Zip-Pak’s Vector conclusion for its most well known 5.0 oz. what’s more, 5.7 oz. sizes of sunflower seeds in all assortments. Vector includes a restrictive self-fixing lattice that closes safely without correct arrangement of contradicting sections. The arrangement gives material and capable of being heard input to consolation of finish attaching with every utilization.

As indicated by Greg Melchoir, VP of offers & improvement at TechniPac, "Collaborating with Zip-Pak is constantly profitable and fulfilling. Like TechniPac, making inventive arrangements in the adaptable bundling space is by all accounts in their DNA. That is the reason our groups work so well together."

Since the Goliaths dry salty snacks are gas-flushed to protect freshness, a hermetic bundling obstruction was required. TechniPac perceived that they couldn’t puncture the film because of the potential for gas misfortune. They distinguished the issue early and reacted with an exclusive warmth score innovation for the bundle. This detail empowers a notwithstanding tearing of the bundling material over the highest point of the zipper, leaving adequate film to encourage rehashed closings and openings. Without the patent-pending warmth score innovation, an uneven tear could make re-fixing and re-opening for all intents and purposes unimaginable.

"Innovation once in a while occurs in isolation," included Workmanship Malcomson, executive of offers and showcasing at Zip-Pak. "Given the prerequisites of the Mammoths bundling, it was fundamentally vital to work as an inseparable unit with TechniPac all through the advancement procedure to guarantee an effective result."

Notwithstanding the Vector resealable lattice, Compress Pak loaned specialized creativity to the bundle, refining the conclusion profile to adjust to the bundling film and the tooling outlined by TechniPac. They likewise gave specialized support to the advancement of the assembling hardware to better encourage the mating of the zipper to the film in the bundle producing process.

Today, TechniPac and Zip-Pak keep on working nearly to refine and enhance materials, outline, procedures and hardware in a joint effort with Mammoths Snacks to meet the particular necessities for bundling sunflower seeds.

Engstrom finished up, "We are to a great degree satisfied with the quality and execution of the Vector conclusion and the general bundle. To date, the arrangement has performed reliably with zero failures."

About Zip-Pak

With more than 30 years of bundling background and skill, Zip-Pak, a division of Illinois Apparatus Works, Inc. (ITW), is a worldwide pioneer in resealable bundling developments. The organization helps purchaser item organizations construct mark inclination through advantageous, mark separating bundling that jelly item freshness. Zip-Pak produces zipper utensils and advancements to serve unique hardware makers, converters, and packagers around the world. Zip-Pak has central station in Manteno, IL and works seven world-class creation offices deliberately situated the world over.

For more data about Compress Pak’s bundling developments and zipper instruments and advances, please visit: or contact:

John White



About TechniPac

TechniPac, an adaptable bundling converters’ converter situated in Minnesota, has practical experience in imaginative bundling arrangements including the change of clients’ rollstock into completed pockets, INNO-LOK Pre-Zippered film, and slitting. TechniPac’s cutting edge, AIB (American Organization of Preparing) endorsed office incorporates almost 60,000 square feet of assembling and stockroom space. Its central goal is to give clients predominant items and administrations in adaptable bundling, to be pioneers in advancement, and give clients the most recent esteem added items to help them get to be, and remain, showcase pioneers.

For more data about TechniPac’s adaptable bundling administrations, capacities and innovations please visit or contact:

Greg Melchoir

TechniPac, Inc.

507-665-6658 or 920-434-9901

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Ilena Della Ventura

Delia Partners

T: 908-534-9044


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