Dow, Ampac team up for new packaging technology


The future of packaging looks to be pretty square, at least when it comes to design.

Dow Chemical's packaging division has partnered up with flexible packaging converter Ampac to bring a new packaging technology to North America. Ampac is now a licensee of Dow's PacXpert packaging technology and is authorized to sell the packages in North America. Ampac will produce packages enabled by PacXpert Technology and will sell the packages to their customer base under the Ampac CubePak name.

Heather Turner, new business development leader for Dow packaging and specialty plastics, told PlasticsToday that the PacXpert technology helps to enable the transition from larger rigid containers to flexible packaging.
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