Holiday Shopping Bags | Christmas Gift Bags

Today feels like Spring time in the South, but that hasn’t stopped Melisa from beginning her holiday shopping spree. International Plastics is now offering many different styles of festive Christmas Shopping Bags. Themed Holiday Shopping Bags will put you and your customers in a festive mood. The Jumbo Christmas Shopping Bags are a perfect compliment
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JIT Just In Time

Workflow is critical in a manufacturing environment. Where are your tools? Is your facility floor cluttered with unneeded inventory?

Jason Premo, Acclaim Advanced Manufacturing’s CEO and Lean-Six Sigma MBB: “One of the most important benefits of Just-In-Time or JIT is the elimination of raw material, inventory and product storage costs. inventory is considered a huge waste or dead investment, incurring additional costs and tying up cash, space and other resources that could be deployed
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4 Considerations for Choosing a Laminated Stand-Up Pouch

Laminated, stand-up pouches are a stylish and secure method of storing and displaying products. Color options, size, and different lamination additives can allow for customization and creativity. Not sure how to determine what pouch your product requires? Determining your packaging criteria always starts with identifying the main need of your product. Listed below are 4 considerations:
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Top 40 Polymer Blog Award

#13 out of the top 40 polymer blogs on the planet!

The Best Polymer blogs from thousands of top Polymer blogs by Feedspot’s index. Using search and social metrics. These blogs are ranked based on following criteria Google reputation and Google search ranking Influence and popularity on Facebook, twitter and other social media sites Quality and consistency of posts. Feedspot’s editorial team and expert review Top 40 Polymer
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Ranked #81 out of the top 100 businesses in South Carolina

2016 Grant Thornton Award Winner

 International Plastics was once again recognized with the prestigious Grant Thornton Award. We moved 5 spots from a ranking of #86, in 2015 up to #81 in 2016, out of 100 employers in South Carolina that had up to $50,000,000 in sales Dynamic companies are judged on five exceptional traits that set their businesses apart from
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Stretched Poly Film

Greenhouse Building Materials: Should I Choose Glass, Polycarbonate, or Poly Film?

Planning to build your own greenhouse or to purchase a greenhouse kit and use Poly Film? You will need to decide what transparent material will be best suited for the walls and roof or your greenhouse. Consider various types of glass, polycarbonate, greenhouse plastic poly film on rolls, or other materials. Each choice will have
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Business of Integrity.

BBB Honors International Plastics with 2016 Business of Integrity Award

Greenville, SC  – Better Business Bureau of the Upstate awarded International Plastics with the 2016 Business of Integrity Award for Customer Service in the 11 – 49 employee category during a ceremony on Thursday, November 10th at the Hilton Greenville. “Over the past 52 years International Plastics has focused on building a reputation for excellent customer
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Banning bags is not the answer

Why bag bans are wrong!

It doesn’t take much thought to understand the negative sides to bag bans. Bag bans are much more damaging than just a misled city council pushing a personal agenda. These councils mislead their citizens, so the board members feel warm and fuzzy. Bag bans set a terrible example of how misguided politicians can disrupt and
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Bag Ban Protestors

STOP THE BAG BAN!

Bag bans cost millions. Bag bans endanger citizens. Bag Bans do not help the environment. Bag bans make no sense. Bag Bans have become the latest Eco-Fad. Bag Bans are the bragging rights of many misguided city council members and state politicians. Bag bans are based on hyped-up emotionally charged claims. The charges are then driven
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Glove Selection Guide

Glove Selection Guide

This exhaustive glove selection guide will help to determine what type of work gloves are needed in different working situations and environments. What to do How To Do It  1. Acknowledge the dangers of the materials you’ll be working with.  1. Base selection of glove type and material on the type of exposure and nature of the
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Many Uses For Plastic Sheeting Including Slip n Slide

How many ways can you use plastic sheeting? That is the question!! International Plastics manufactures, imports, and supplies all types of protective, flexible packaging, including poly sheeting , also known as plastic sheeting. Plastic sheeting is a general-purpose polyethylene film for use in construction projects, paint protection and agriculture applications. Commonly referred to as Construction
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