There is nothing typical about a container arriving from overseas.

There is nothing typical about a container arriving from overseas.

Once a customer’s packaging order has been completed, packaged and transported to the nearest seaport, what happens and what could possibly go wrong? The plant will issue an invoice for the container load of goods which includes “SHIPPING ADVICE.” This is nothing more than a notice sent to us regarding when a shipment is “dispatched”
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For Immediate Release – ISO 9001:2015 CERTIFICATION

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 19, 2018 Greenville, SC GREENVILLE, SC, December 19th, 2018 —International Plastics, a manufacturer and global distributor of plastic bags and packaging products achieved ISO 9001:2015 certification for its Quality Management System, demonstrating its uncompromising commitment to providing the highest quality products and services to its customers. ISO (International Organization for Standardization)
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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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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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