Author Archives: Jennifer Fowler


Savannah, New York (October 3, 2022) – Pearl Technologies today announced the introduction of its “Value” range of Zero Clearance (ZC) punching units.  The new range of “disposable” units provide excellent punch quality at budget-friendly pricing for punching round holes, hanger holes, corner rounds and tear notches. The Value ZC units are part of Pearl’s […]

How Much Does a Punching Machine Cost?

Pearl Technologies’ high-quality punching machine

If you are investing in a plastic packaging operation or expanding an existing operation, you’ll need to look at punching machinery, but how much does a new punching machine cost? Making the Cut: Estimating Punching Machines Costs Depending on your flexible packaging processing or converting application, your punching machine is either the final touch to […]

The Problem With Poor Quality Punching Machinery

punching machinery can create various punches on flexible packaging

Cheap punching machinery might get your flexible packaging product out the door but poor quality punching can cost you more in the long run. Poor Quality Punching Machinery Can Hit You Where It Hurts Nothing takes away from the quality of your flexible packaging like shoddy hole punching and placement. Failing to invest in quality […]

Robust, ‘Smart’ Bubble Cage

  Addex has partnered with Pearl Technologies to create robust, “smart” bubble cage that will debut at K 2022 in Dusseldorf, Germany. The cage features Addex’s proprietary 100% pure digital automatic controls. The Addex + Pearl Digital Bubble Cage provides smooth, consistent bubble-diam control and features Pearl’s unique patented cage arm technology. To learn more, click here!

Best Flexible Packaging Punches

flexible packaging punches

All flexible packaging punches are not created equal. Pearl Technologies’ performance packaging punches offer significant advantages in durability, customizability, and performance over the superior quality you already expect from our industry-leading standard products. Let’s take a look at how Pearl’s performance punches offer added value to your operation across a wide range of applications. Guaranteed […]

Toothed vs. Die Cut Punches – Pearl Technologies

toothed vs. die cut punches offer different cutting solutions for packaging pouch manufacturers

Toothed and die cut punches offer distinct cutting solutions for different plastic packaging materials. Deciding whether to invest in the precision of a die cut punching or opting for the flexibility and cost-effectiveness of toothed punch technology depends on the type and thickness of film you are cutting. Getting the Edge: Toothed vs. Die Cut […]


Savannah, New York (August 8, 2022) – Pearl Technologies today announced that Tom Crawford has been hired in the newly created position of Sales Director, at the leading manufacturer of punching and handling solutions for plastic film. In this position, Mr. Crawford will develop and manage a strategic sales plan that will help grow successful […]

See You in Rosemont, IL for GPF

REMINDER:  We’ll be at Global Pouch Forum this week! We’ll be at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare in Rosemont, IL this week for Global Pouch Forum.  Schedule a meeting with a Pearl sales representative at the show or at your facility today: email or call 315-365-3742. Global Pouch Forum is a three-day event that provides converters and pouch makers […]


Savannah, New York (April 12, 2022) – Pearl Technologies today announced that Rocco Panetta has been hired in a newly created position of Technical Sales Manager – Pouch, at the leading manufacturer of punching and handling solutions for plastic film. In this position, Mr. Panetta will develop and manage a network of customers focused on […]