Jakarta, September 3, 2019– Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) Sinar Mas will feature its complete line of food packaging and paper solutions, including baking, drinking straw, and label stock, at the Espacio Food Service Exposition in Santiago, Chile September 10-12, 2019. Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) Sinar Mas will display its award-winning Foopak suite of fully compostable paperboard packaging used for quick-serve, hot and cold beverage cups, and take-away food items.
The company has also announced a new strategic partnership with Innpack Packaging, the Industrial and food service branch of Faret Packaging S.A, which will serve as a new local distributor of APP food packaging products across the region.
The Foopak line of products features an innovative biodegradable, water-based coating that can be easily composted or recycled without the need for additional treatment. Foopak is both ISEGA and FDA certified for direct food contact and can naturally decompose in as little as 12 weeks in an industrial facility. Additionally, all materials are certified by PEFC, the internationally known forest certification organization.
Other products to be showcased at the booth include:
- Veritac – APP’s newest line of label stock and self-adhesive label products for food packaging. Available in both roll and sheet form, with a variety of adhesives and release liners, Veritac label products are suited for high-speed automated application for boxes, bottles, jars and pouches, while its self-adhesive application is designed for bakery, wraps and package seals.
- Enza – APP's full suite of Enza food grade products are FDA certified and designed for direct food contact. Enza products are ideal for conversion into straws, food wraps, confection packaging, bakery items, and fresh produce bags.
“Our mission is to deliver total customer solutions and provide a full suite of high quality food packaging to the Chilean market,” said Anthony Atamimi, Latin America Sales Director for Asia Pulp & Paper. “By working with partners such as InnPack Packaging, we are able to deliver the sustainable packaging solutions food service companies are demanding across Chile.”
About Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) Sinar Mas
Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) Sinar Mas is a trade name for a group of pulp and paper manufacturing companies in Indonesia and China. APP is responsible for delivering quality products to meet the growing global demand for tissue, packaging, and paper, with an annual combined pulp, paper, packaging product, and converting capacity of over 19 million tons per annum. On any given day, APP’s products find their way into the hands of consumers in various branded forms from all over the world. www.asiapulppaper.com.
About Faret Packaging & Innpack Packaging
Faret Packaging SA has more than 30 years of experience in the Chilean market serving pharmaceutical, cosmetics, health & beauty and food packaging sectors. It’s core as a print packaging organization specializing in a firm commitment to satisfy the needs of customers through continuous improvement and innovation of all processes enabling the latest technologies. www.innpack.cl.
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