04 November 2016

Klöckner Pentaplast Introduces Pentafood® Snapsil® a new Single-Serve Packaging Solution

Klöckner Pentaplast presents a new packaging solution, Pentafood® snapsil®, which offers a unique single hand, easy opening feature and superior dispensing control. With an audible snap, product integrity and freshness is emphasized. “On-The-Go consumption and consumer convenience trigger a move away from classical packaging formats into handy, portable and easy to use packaging designs”, explains Rainer Schlicht, Innovation Director Food and Consumer Packaging. As demand for time-saving solutions continues to rise, snapsil® provides a solution and enables brand owners to decrease total costs of ownership through packaging reduction. 

Benefits for customers along the value chain 
“We are proud of having developed one solution for our customers with our valuable partner Snapsil Corporation - driven by specific, custom market needs”, reports Ben Privett, Global Account Director, Food & Consumer Packaging. snapsil® offers an engaging experience for consumers across a wide range of product applications. “We are excited to speak with brand owners about snapsil®. We look forward to investigating existing and new markets that current packaging solutions cannot offer”, continues Privett. 

About Pentafood® snapsil® 
Pentafood® snapsil® offers dual functionality of squeeze or dip. It has a competitive advantage to existing packaging solutions and can be customized into individual designs depending on product needs. The new solution can be adapted to many product categories including wet food, beverages and nutrition, as well as home and personal care products. It is suitable for liquids, powders, granules, liquid food, gels and lotions. Pentafood® snapsil® offers individual and convenient portion packs in an attractive product design that matches busy lifestyles.


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, 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 5,900 people committed to serving customers worldwide in over 60 locations.

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