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All You Need To Know About Stretch Packaging
Understanding Stretch Film and Stretch Film Machine Basics
Our goal in this section is to help our customers understand the key elements of stretch film and stretch film machines. The fact is that stretch packaging is a relatively young industry and many stretch film & stretch film machine salesmen simply do not truly understand stretch film basics themselves. The marriage between the stretch film and the stretch film machine is critical and by understanding the basics you will be much better positioned to make a proper decision concerning your stretch packaging application.
Review the various stretch packaging topics below for a quick tutorial
We hope this helps you make a more knowledgeable stretch wrap machine decision. If you do not see the information you require here then please contact us and we will be happy to help you.
  Why unitize your pallet load ?  

Why Unitize With a Stretch Film Machine?

  • Features and Benefits of stretch packaging.
  Stretch Film and Machine Marriage  

Stretch Wrapper FAQs

  • Phoenix Wrappers provides the answers to frequently asked questions about stretch wrappers.

  Justifying a Stretch Wrapper  

10 Reasons To Replace Hand Wrapping with a Stretch Wrapper

  • Are you looking to justify a purchase of a stretch film machine? This will help!
  Stretch Film Basics  

Stretch Film Basics

  • Get a quick understanding of stretch film and performance.
  Stretch Film Prestretch Test  

Quick Check Prestretch Test

  • Is your existing stretch film machine providing the required performance? Find out in 60 seconds!
  Stretch Film Conversion Tools  

Stretch Film Conversions

Handy Conversion tables for stretch film Including:

  • Stretch Film Roll Weight
  • Stretch Film Roll Length
  • Stretch Film Microns to Gauge
  • Stretch Film Gauge to Microns
  Stretch Film and Machine Marriage  

Stretch Film and Machine Marriage

  • How the stretch film and machine works together to unitize.
  • The What, Why, and How of stretch film and stretch film machines. Here are the basics.
  Stretch Film and Machine Glossary  

Stretch Film and Machinery Glossary

  • Know the jargon and industry buzz words.
  Stretch Film Cost Analysis Tool  

Film Cost Analysis

  • Calculate your film cost based on your current load, wrapping pattern, load volume and other wrapping parameters.


  Stretch Film Cost Analysis Tool  

Rotary Ring Film Saving Calculator

  • Enter your application and load information to calculate how much you can save yearly using a Rotary Ring Wrapper compared to a Rotary Arm or Table Wrapper.


  Load Diagonal Calculator  

Stretch Film Machine Load Diagonal

  • Determine what size of stretch film machine is required to stretch wrap your load.
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10 reasons to replace hand wrap with a stretch wrapper
Have you ever asked yourself if hand wrapping is the most cost effective, fast and safe way for your packaging applications?
We can give you at least 10 reasons why it is not, and that is time for a Stretch Wrapper!
Read More About What Is The Most Cost Effective Solution For Your Stretch Packaging Applications
Stretch Wrappers For Dummies
Stretch Efficency Test
Are you throwing more than 50% of your stretch film out the window without even knowing it?
More than 75% of stretch wrap equipment we have tested is performing below acceptable levels, resulting in tens of thousands of dollars in wasted stretch film. It only take 60 seconds to check the efficency of your machine.
Try our Quick Check Prestretch Test!