Month: November 2016

November 21, 2016

Retailers of all sizes are fighting “unknown shrinkage.” For companies like Walmart, theft is forcing them to claim significant losses of approximately $3 billion annually (1% of its revenue.) To solve this challenge, retailers are using synthetic paper substrates to create more clever deterrents, while staying true to their sustainability initiatives. [spacer height=”25px”]Hop-Syn Synthetic Paper…

November 14, 2016

We’re back from PACK EXPO in Chicago where we featured our Hop-Syn synthetic paper as an anti-theft and tamper-resistant packaging solution. At the EXPO, we demonstrated pegboard displays, which can stock 75% more products packaged with Hop-Syn synthetic paper versus PVC-based blister or clamshell packaging. [spacer height=”20px”]Our Hop-Syn papers are more than just an ideal tamper-resistant…

November 4, 2016

Hop-Syn is making the final exhibit of the year at Pack Expo at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL on November 6 -9.  We will be featuring our polypropylene based films excellent for tamper and tear resistant packaging applications.  There are no excuses not to attend — Free passes are available courtesy of Hop-Syn!  We will be…

November 1, 2016

Retailers have a choice when it comes to their in-store signage, but some habits are hard to break. For decades, banner vinyl reigned as the go-to substrate for durable displays, but as each sign goes up, so does the cost to the environment. To solve this dilemma, retailers and their print partners are making the calculated…