St. Johns Packaging and Bimbo Bakeries USA have partnered to launch the first polyethylene bread bag in North America made with post-consumer recycled content.
St. Johns Packaging Ltd. (Québec, Canada) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Plásticos Uribe (“PU”). Based in Tlaquepaque, a suburb of Guadalajara (Jalisco, Mexico), PU’s a vertically integrated manufacturer of flexible packaging products that are sold to leading CPGs throughout Mexico.
St. Johns Packaging and Allied Bakeries are thrilled to announce the successful commercial launch of the first bread bag in the world supporting the use of post-consumer recycled content. The polyethylene bread bag film incorporates 30% PCR content from SABIC’s certified TRUCIRCLE™ PE resins produced via advanced recycling technologies.
St. Johns Packaging is pleased to be part of the solution by providing fully recyclable bags for wonky and surplus tortillas, crumpets, pitas, pancakes and more.
We are pleased to announce the purchase of a Comexi Nexus Dual laminator, recently installed in Ilkeston, Derbyshire in Q1 2021.