Thermoformed plastic packings with innovating solutions and which meet international standards for the industries of food and shoes are to be launched by LineForm at Interplast. The shoe forms have been created to replace paper, with the upside of being made from recycled material, originated from sources of post-consumption raw materials, they are recyclable and produced at lower costs. Because they meet international standards, they are supplied both to the internal and the external markets.
The Articulated Plastic Form has been patented and developed after years on end of study, whilst bearing the environmentally friendly footwear industries in mind, and aligning sustainable positioning with technology and competitiveness. LineForm makes a whole line of plastic packings for shoes available, including cases, packings, and forms. Those are innovating alternatives which provide the points of sale with a better visual aspect.
The new plastic packings for the food industry are comprised by rigid trays manufactured under a strict process of quality and hygiene to meet the highest standards of food safety. They are acknowledged and homologated by the health authorities, in conformity with the SES ordinance n◦ 321/2008 and the specific resolutions (RDC’s) of the Anvisa [the Brazilian National Agency of Sanitary Vigilance]. Besides those standards, LineForm holds an ISO 9001 certification to ensure the standards of manufacturing and the system of quality management.
The plastic packings for foodstuffs are alluring, prevent external contamination, and are capable of extending the shelf life of the products by two- to five-fold, besides preserving flavor, color, texture, and all of the original characteristics of the products. The efficient process of production developed by the company reduces costs and prevents rejections and/or scrapping. The packings are indicated for meat and by-products, poultry, fish, bakery products, fresh pasta, dried foodstuffs, ready-to-eat products, and the delivery line. To complete the solutions for foodstuffs, there is also a full line of international-standard compliant packings for fruit, vegetables, and any product subject to action of enzymes, oxidization, fungi, and bacteria. To that end, a partnership had been developed with the best and the greatest national and international manufacturers of technical films at all levels of barrier, not to mention the manufacturers of SKIN sealing machines or modified atmosphere packaging (MAP) machines. LineForm relies on an expert sales team to develop the project in cooperation with the Customer and to follow up to the final result before the consumer.
Founded in the year 2008, in Caxias do Sul, State of Rio Grande do Sul, LineForm is one of the most modern and innovating manufacturers of thermoformed plastic packings in Brazil. The company develops and produces custom-made, expendable or returnable, thermoformed packings and technical parts whilst resorting to processes of vacuum forming and pressure forming. Thermoforming takes place by means of heat and positive pressure or vacuum applied on the plastic material and involves a mold developed for each product.
The lines of plastic packings enfold solutions in rigid trays for meat products and foodstuffs, blister type packing, technical parts, sealing bubble wraps, footwear line, foam cradles, and bobbins or slabs. Moreover, LineForm is active in the development of special and custom-made projects to add value to the products. Besides the segments of foodstuffs and footwear, the company caters to the industries of cutlery, toys, tools, home appliances, automobiles, hygiene products, cosmetic products, medical, construction, footwear, silverware divider, drawer organizers, and cases for jewelry, among other possibilities.