The History of Packaging

Posted by Jerad Dowler on Thu, Mar 05, 2015

Like many items of convenience, such as sliced bread and sandwich bags, the history of stretch wrap is not commonly known. In fact, most people don’t even know it by its name, and it is often thought to be the same as things like bubble wrap. Packaging film is generally taken for granted, but it has a much richer past than you might think. Imagine what it would be like to send a pallet of boxed items without stretch film to cover it. While it isn’t a nightmare, it certainly presents a lot of different problems that you don’t have to worry about today.

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Tags: stretch film, Packaging stretch film, history of stretch film, stretch wrap

Enough is Enough: Sustainability in Business

Posted by Jerad Dowler on Mon, Mar 02, 2015

Paragon Films is an industrial company and a household name that has continuously responded to challenges and opportunities in delivering efficient, economical, and sustainable stretch film products through tireless innovations, creativity and an entrepreneurial passion. Though profitability is important for the growth of Paragon Films, the need to manufacture improved new innovative products using the best packaging film technology Nexus Machine Film has contributed to its recognition as a leading manufacturer in the industry. The result is bringing you the next level of performance, cost savings and provision of a sustainable environment.

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Tags: stretch film recycling, plastic recycling, packaging sustainability, stretch film sustainability

Making the Case for Sustainability

Posted by Jerad Dowler on Thu, Feb 26, 2015

Sustainability is a big word in our industry, and the way our customers make purchasing decisions most often comes down to cost or previous relationships — so any “take away” here should be based around sustainability being the right choice through the lens of cost, sustainability of their company, and choosing a company that has good ethical values in their materials.

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Tags: stretch film recycling, packaging sustainability

How to Demonstrate Effective Customer Service & Attitude

Posted by Jerad Dowler on Mon, Feb 23, 2015

In today's competitive global marketplace, building a customer service program that is valuable and resonates with your customers goes beyond fulfilling promises to provision of quality services. Customers tend to respond positively if your customer service is friendly, accommodating, and action-driven.

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Tags: stretch film customer service, Employee training, customer service

20 Myths about Packaging

Posted by Jerad Dowler on Thu, Feb 19, 2015

Myths abound and most of them tend to be coming from too negative a perspective and ignore the key benefits and functions of packaging. Let's take a look at some of the top packaging myths:



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Tags: stretch film recycling, plastic recycling

Effects of Poor Customer Service

Posted by Jerad Dowler on Tue, Feb 17, 2015

Excellent customer service should always be your top priority from the beginning to the end of each day. Even one instance of poor customer service can start a chain reaction that damages your brand and interferes with the survival of your business.

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Ultimate Force Machine Film Webinars

Posted by Paragon U Webinars on Fri, Feb 13, 2015

  Join Paragon Reps, Stu Stark and Alex Zepeda, as they discuss the benefits of one of Paragon's elite machine films, Ultimate Force.

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Tags: machine films, product webinars, machine wrap, ultimate force

Is Ultimate Force Stretch Film Right For You?

Posted by Jerad Dowler on Tue, Jan 13, 2015

Ultimate Force Machine Film offers proven performance for high end stretch wrapping applications. If you need optimum performance regardless of gauge, Ultimate Force film is the right choice for your application.

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Stretch Film Update via Plastics News

Posted by Jerad Dowler on Mon, Dec 08, 2014

Economist forecasts growth, tells plastics industry to prepare

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Stretch Film Update

Posted by Jerad Dowler on Tue, Oct 07, 2014

By Frank Esposito 
Senior Staff Reporter, Plastics News

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Tags: Stretch film resins, stretch film pricing

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