In 1985 the watershed moment for flexible packaging industry in India that saw devising of sachets / unit packs for mouth fresheners, shampoo, candies, tomato ketchup etc. brought about a revolution in the FMCG sector, suddenly bringing brands within the reach of the masses. The evergrowing demand for flexible packaging in India led to the setting up of films manufacturing facilities in Noida, India and subsequently overseas.
UFlex in its formative years, thus is credited for the contribution towards shaping the contours of flexible packaging industry in India and still continues to be a market leader.
The evergrowing demand for flexible packaging in India led to the setting up of films manufacturing facilities in Noida, India and subsequently overseas.
First ever BOPET(Biaxially Oriented Polyethylene Terephthalate) Film Line set up at UFlex manufacturing plant in India.
Its first BOPP (Biaxially Oriented Polypropylene) Film Line and second BOPET Film Line commissioned at India plant.
First CPP (Cast Polypropylene) Film Line and second BOPP Film Line commissioned at Indian plant site.
Third BOPET Film Line added at India plant.
UFlex forays beyond India for its Packaging Films venture ‘Flex Films’ and starts its plant in Dubai with a BOPET Film Line.
Second BOPET Film Line commissioned at Dubai plant.
Flex Films starts production in NAFTA region with the launch of its first BOPET Film Line at its manufacturing plant in Mexico.
Launches African operations with commencement of a BOPP Film Line in Egypt plant.
Egypt plant expands with commissioning of a CPP and BOPET Film Line each.
Mexican plant sees the start of operations of its second BOPET Film Line.
Flex Films lives the European dream with the launch of its Poland plant that starts operations of its first BOPET Film Line in this year.
USA plant takes off with the commissioning of a BOPET Film Line.
First Transparent High Barrier Alox Metallization Line set up in Mexico.
Flex Films sets its foot into Russia with the start of a BOPET Film manufacturing plant.
Expands its operations in Poland with the commissioning of its second BOPET Line. With this commissioning, Flex Films becomes the largest BOPET manufacturer in European Union.
Adds capacities in Egypt with an additional BOPP line commencing production.
Commissions Flex Films’s first BOPP line in Europe with a new packaging film facility set up in Retsag, Hungary.
Construction of BOPET packaging films plant at Ogun State in Nigeria completed.