Introduction of Plastic Packaging Taxation
Providing lidding film for the food processing and packaging Industry since 1978
Wrapid are Europe’s largest distributor of DuPont Teijin Lidding Films. The films are highly regarded as the number one choice in heat resistant lidding film for the Food Industry.
Formed in 1978, Wrapid has a world-wide reputation for excellence and is allied to leading manufacturers both for conversion and distribution of their branded products.
Working alongside DuPont Teijin Films, Wrapid distributes the Mylar® lidding film range. Mylar® lidding films are renowned as the benchmark of quality in the industry.
Mylar® Standard Range
From PET to Foil trays and Fresh Fruit to Frozen Fish Wrapid has it covered with a film and technical experience to deliver the best results.
Customers can simplify their flexible packaging requirements by sourcing the following from Wrapid:
- Polyester Films
- Laminate Films
- Polyester Bags
- Ovenable Skin Films
Utilising our specialist partners we can provide any print or specialist finishes required to meet today’s dynamic food industry requirements.
A breakthrough in the ‘war on plastic’.
- Have up to 50% PCR (Post Consumer Recycled) content.
- Utilise rPET flake in the DuPont Teijin Depolymerisation process which is sourced from European deposit return schemes.
- Provide a carbon footprint saving of approx.. 1.4kg for every kg of virgin PET
The Mylar® rPET lidding film range can be used across most food packaging requirements including: chilled, frozen, fresh fruit and produce, meat and poultry, seafood, ready meals and snacks.
Through science, people and communities, DuPont Teijin strive to constantly improve and innovate more sustainable ways of contributing.
We are at the forefront of film technologies and maintain our reputation by new product development and innovation as well as our ‘Total Packaging Solutions’ approach. Here are our range of heat sealant films for the food industry.
We take great pride in both our dedication to customer service and our commitment to product excellence. Our size and capability, combined with our experienced personnel means that your business is taken care of – on time and to your individual and exacting requirements.
If you have any queries or require more information – please do not hesitate to contact us.
FOOD PACKAGING APPLICATIONS:
CHILLED - Innovative, effective and responsible
Wrapid offers innovative, effective and responsible packaging solutions and work closely with our customers to ensure that the specific needs of each product are fully realised. Customers across Europe rely on Wrapid and our packaging expertise to deliver the solution – safeguarding the quality of their products throughout the distribution chain. Mylar®’s consistent peelable or permanent cold seal and easy peel hot seal are fundamentals in supporting the growing popularity of chilled convenience food.
FROZEN - Seal integrity and clarity
FRESH FRUIT & PRODUCE - Table fresh taste
Fresh produce demands not only high quality films to enhance the display but also the ability to deliver that Table Fresh Taste that consumers expect. Customers across Europe rely on Wrapid and our packaging expertise to deliver the solution – safeguarding the quality of their products throughout the distribution chain.
MEAT & POULTRY - Containment and protection
Working closely with meat producers Wrapid has continued to push the boundaries with regard to meat packaging technology. In food packaging the combination of materials used to create a package delivers containment
and protection. In addition materials in the overall packaging structure can have a role in preserving the food, in enhancing the cooking process, and most noticeably can be used to carry many different forms of information.
SEAFOOD - Fresh from the sea
To create the right conditions and to display the natural look of the product the need for close working relationships between machinery manufacturers, gas suppliers, tray producers, food producers, packers and retailers remains key to our success. Wrapid has worked with Seafood companies to develop films that promote their products to give the “Fresh from the Sea” taste required by todays consumer.
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