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Plain aluminium films for confectionery

Schur Flexibles offers a large range of laminate solutions for the economical wrapping of confectionery such as chocolate bars, pralines, filled or unfilled chocolates: from ultra-thin, plain, coated, printed or unprinted aluminium films to complex, multi-layer functional laminates. Depending on the product and requirement profile, we are using printed parchment paper, grease-resistant/grease-proof paper, plastic (OPP), or wax paper.

Technical features Yango® aluminium films 

  • Material: Aluminium 
  • Laminate materials: 
    • Plastic (3 µm BOPP)
    • Parchment paper 
    • Grease-resistant paper 
  • Wax paper
  • Gauge: from 4.7 µm  
  • Hot sealable
  • Print with up to 8 colours using gravure print (Ink-Inside technology)

Typical applications 

  • Chocolate bars
  • Chocolate shape
  • Chocolate figures (filled/unfilled)

Product versions: 

  • Yango® Twist: Aluminium films or paper strips in combination with polypropylene (OPP), polyester (PET), polyethylene (HDPE) 
  • Mono twist films with wax paper, polyester (PET), polyethylene (HDPE) for a multitude of twist-wrap types, including single, double twist wraps and Vienna wraps.
  • Roll wraps: for round, oval, and square-shaped confectionery using laminates made of plastic/paper/aluminium film combinations.
  • Inner package for direct food contact: printed or coloured aluminium film or hot seal coating for solid chocolate as well as laminates with paper of flexible packaging films for chocolate with inclusions.

Benefits for converters 

  • Ultra-thin laminate – efficient use of material, low weight (more than 40 % reduction compared to standard packages)
  • Excellent processing and machinability
  • Higher tear and scratch resistance than common aluminium solutions 
  • High winding quality 
  • Extraordinary gloss for ideal product presentation at the POS 
  • High-quality print using innovative Ink-Inside technology – printing ink in the film laminate, no migration of printing ink
  • High-speed production: short cycle and delivery times

Benefits for consumers

  • Premium look
  • Convenient handling, easy to open
  • Extended shelf life
  • Preserves taste and aroma 

Our services

  • Application related consulting
  • Development of individual packaging solutions 
  • Converting / Finishing
  • Technical service on site
  • PackScience Center for tests and training

Request for further information

If you would like to find out more about this product and our services, please contact us directly at sales@schurflexibles.com. Our friendly sales team looks forward to hearing from you and will gladly provide you with the personal support and information you require.