08 October 2018

Klöckner Website_Pentaplast push innovation as the solution to maintaining a strong value chain

Klöckner Pentaplast (kp) shows how innovation can help keep each link of the evolving value chain strong, as consumers look for more from food packaging. 

Packaging is the interface where producers, retailers and consumers come together. “As a packaging supplier, it is imperative for kp to be able to address and fulfill all the requirements of the value chain,” explains Mike Nelson, VP Americas for kp Food & Consumer Products (kp FCP). Consumers have a higher awareness of the environment, traceability of their food and are living healthier lifestyles which are all drivers in the food packaging value chain. “The ability to offer solutions that create value across all parts of the chain is key to our success, and one we are prepared to work with brand owners and retailers to fulfill,” Mike further elaborates. 

From extending the life of the product for retailers, to giving the consumer a fully recycled and recyclable package which is sustainable, kp can improve each stage of the value chain.

Come by booth N-5225 and see kp’s full portfolio of packaging solutions for food and consumer products. kp experts will be on hand to discuss trends and solutions for food packaging in today’s world and will be demonstrating sealing functionality. The next big thing in packaging is just around the corner.


About Klöckner Pentaplast 

Focused on delivering its vision: The Sustainable Protection of Everyday Needs, kp is a global leader in rigid and flexible packaging, and specialty film solutions, serving the pharmaceutical, medical device, and protein markets, amongst others. With a broad and innovative portfolio of packaging and product films and services, kp plays an integral role in the customer value chain by safeguarding product integrity, protecting brand reputation and improving sustainability. kp’s “Investing in Better” sustainability strategy solidifies its commitment to achieving ten clear targets for long-term improvement by increasing recycling and recyclability of products, cutting carbon emissions and continuous improvement in employee engagement, safety, and diversity, equity and inclusion. kp has earned a gold rating from EcoVadis, the leading platform for environmental, social, and ethical performance ratings, putting kp in the top 3% of companies rated in the manufacturing of plastics products sector. Founded in 1965 kp has 31 plants in 18 countries and employs over 5,700 people committed to serving customers worldwide in over 60 locations. 

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