Berry Plastics (Evansville, IN) and Klöckner Pentaplast Group (Gordonsville, VA) have entered into a marketing alliance to offer innovative form, fill and seal packaging services to the food, consumer, pharmaceutical and medical markets. Klöckner Pentaplast manufactures forming films used to produce trays, while Berry Plastics manufacturers nonforming lid stock films using various sealant chemistries.
By marketing their products together, the companies will serve as a single source for customers with the ability to offer complete solutions for demanding packaging applications, said Greg Kughn, Sales Development Director, Berry Plastics' Flexible Packaging Division.
Berry Plastics and Klöckner Pentaplast have nearly 100 years of combined experience. Engineering expertise at the two companies includes seal and peel, gas barrier, clarity and heat resistance properties and postconsumer recycled content.