Industrial Bulk Bag & Packaging Resources

June 18, 2021

5 Basic Types of Valve Bag Packaging Equipment Explained

What is a pasted valve bag? A  Pasted Valve Stepped End (“PVSE” or “valve”) bag is a common industrial packaging style designed to package a wide..

June 4, 2021

Designing a Custom FIBC

When designing a custom FIBC, a supplier’s job is to ensure the bulk bag meets the functionality and safety requirements of the customer. Bulk bag..

May 28, 2021

Coated or Uncoated? Choosing the Proper FIBC for Your Product.

Coated or uncoated? We get this question a lot. As a leading supplier of FIBC bulk bags, our job is to educate our customers and put them in a..

May 21, 2021

FIBCs: Ideal Packaging Solutions for the Food Industry

Foodborne illness and spoilage are common and costly. According to the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention), 1 in 6 people in the United..

May 14, 2021

The Polyethylene Valve Bag Guide: The Ideal Bag for Filter Media

While far less common than multi-wall paper bags, millions of polyethylene (aka PE, poly, or plastic) valve bags are filled and transported each..

May 3, 2021

Bulk Bag, FIBC, or Super Sack®? What’s in a Name?

Southern Packaging, LP is one of the largest distributors of industrial containers in the United States, serving a dynamic range of local, national,..

April 16, 2021

How are Coronavirus and COVID-19 affecting the FIBC industry?

For over a year, the global pandemic has disrupted our daily lives and affected manufacturers’ supply chains to a degree, never before seen. This has..

March 30, 2021

Navigating Current FIBC Market Conditions to Avoid Costly Mistakes

Over the last 90 days, resin market conditions have led to unprecedented challenges for plastic packaging manufacturers and distributors...

March 23, 2021

5 Reasons Why You Should Buy Bulk Bags from FIBCA Member Companies

What is FIBCA?  The Flexible Intermediate Bulk Container Association (“FIBCA”) is a global organization representing the FIBC / Bulk Bag industry...

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