HTI Corporation (CEO Hong Jong-chan) will participate in the KOREA PACK Special & ICPI WEEK 2021 held at KINTEX, Goyang from May 25 (Tue) to 28 (Fri), and introduce its lid packaging ComforLid.
HTI Corporation is a trading company that deals with food packaging equipment, and is the Korean agency for Synerlink, the FFS dairy filling equipment and aseptic beverage filling company in France, and Constantia Flexible, Europe’s leading flexible packaging company in Austria.
In this exhibition, HTI Corporation will exhibit technical information on PET bottle and cup filling packaging technology, and the technology related to ComforLid, a two-layer lid packaging material that replaces the lid and straw of cup coffee. In particular, dairy and beverage companies that produce cup coffee products are the targets of their business.
ComforLid is an eco-friendly packaging material that reduces plastic waste by replacing the straws and plastic snap caps in the beverage cups included with the drinking inlet built into the beverage cup lid. It is a double-layer die cut lid made up of aluminum layer and a coextruded plastic layer.
There is no need for straws and plastic snap-on lids, so you can drink with convenience, and the drinking inlet is hygienically protected and removed before consumption, so there is no risk of loss. The shape of drinking inlet ls is cut with a laser in various ways, and it can be implemented on the existing production line.
The company staff from HTI Corporation explained, “Our packaging solutions are ideal for liquid products such as coffee, drinking yogurt, and soft drinks. Our open-type ComforLid is suitable for packaging chocolate, chewing gum, and candy.”
He then said, “With regard to sustainable packaging, we will continue to make efforts to reduce our environmental impact and our ecological footprint.”
Before the opening of KOREA PACK 2021, an online exhibition hall service where visitors can see exhibitors’ products was unveiled on May 17 (Mon). This online exhibition hall was designed for overseas buyers who cannot enter Korea due to COVID pandemic and Korean SMEs having difficulty entering overseas. The organizer is supporting export channels by holding the first online export consultation at the KINTEX from May 25 to 28 for Korean exhibitors and overseas buyers that have been matched.
Hosted by Kyongyon Exhibition Co., Korea Packaging Machinery Association, KIP, and PackNet, the items exhibited at KOREA PACK Special and ICPI WEEK 2021 are as follows. △Packaging machine △Packaging material △Packaging label/digital printing △Packaging robot △Pharmaceutical/cosmetic related machinery △Food related machinery △Package design △Packaging plant engineering system