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Waste Week was held June 17th to June 20th 2019.  Waste Week was meant to raise awareness in pursuit of the goal and provide a forum for all employees to learn and voice ideas.

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“Request” May Be A Key “Re” To A More Circular Packaging Economy The “Re” words are prominent in the sustainable movement and key to a move toward a more circular economy.   In brief: Reduce: Use less whenever possible Reuse: Keep existing products in use longer Repair: Continue use of product through minor repairs and module …

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One of the reasons Clear View Bag chose the PCMC Fusion C series press is because of the amazing company that provides and services the press. PCMC is a domestic company located right here in the United States in Green Bay Wisconsin. PCMC in the past year have been regulars coming into our plant to …

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This image shows the new printing press purchased from PCMC, a Barry Wehmiller company

Here at Clear View Bag our mission is to help our customers acquire custom bags. We emphasize fast response times and quick lead times. To achieve our goal we need to operate with a high level of efficiency. In order to increase efficiency, our plant recently purchased a new state of the art printing press. …

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New products in their infancy often use simple packaging.  As the volume grows, the package evolves to better represent the product, aid in selling the product and help in packaging the product.  The progression is typically seen as a move from generic stock bags to custom printed bags to printed rollstock.  The success of the …

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Every order for our custom poly bags has over/underrun tolerances which are determined by different factors throughout our process

Custom polybag manufacturing is subject to over/underrun percentages based on volume purchased. So many items we buy as consumers come in exact amounts. For example, we buy 1 shirt or 5 cans of soup or 2 paint brushes. All these things are made in large volumes and then sold in smaller lots. Custom packaging generally …

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This image is of a bubble zip-lock poly-bag dieline which outlines the components of the bag

12/29/16 Bubble zip-lock poly-bags are a protective packaging option that also provides an upscale look to the packaged item. How they are made? The bag without the bubble sheet inserts are first made. Two different rolls of center-folded material are machined one on top of the other to create a “bag shell”. The “bag shell” …

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This image is an example of a clean poly-bag that we offer. We do not produce clean-room certified poly-bags.

11/1/16 We are often asked for “clean poly-bags” and have to make the determination of what is meant by “clean poly-bags.” While the degree of cleanliness can get very detailed, we break it down into controlling for contamination that can be seen and contamination that cannot be seen. If controlling for contamination that cannot be …

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9-1-16 Serrations on custom polybags (perforation word is used interchangeably with serration) allow entrance into the bag once the bag is closed.   Serrations take one of two forms depending on end use:  Soft serration — Soft serration is defined as a serration that is very easy to tear open.  Soft serration is used when the …

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custom ziplocks

6-22-16 We make millions of custom reclosable polybags every year.  While anything is possible, we have experienced some things that lead us to suggesting alternatives to help avoid some potential pitfalls when ordering custom reclosable bags.  We hope they help you.  We can send FREE hand made samples of most any size desired if needed. …

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6-8-16 New products and services many times need new packaging.   In the beginning, the uncertainty surrounding new items has clients often desiring low volume custom polybags.   We do all we can to cater to clients needing to match the current demand for their item to the amount of custom polybags.  Custom does not mean large …

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Albany Medical Center sent a group of individuals over to Clear View Bag to discuss practices of lean manufacturing

A group of from the Albany Medical Center recently visited Clear View Bag to tour the facility and to see lean manufacturing principles in action. Led by Don Wiesenforth, Assistant Director of Innovation at the Medical Center, the group interacted with the Clear View management team to share experiences on the implementation of lean manufacturing …

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