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10 Safety Features You Need On Your Punching Machine

Pearl’s lightning attachment is a punching machine safety feature

Safety is always a top priority and flexible packaging is no exception.  Let’s take a look at some key punching machine safety features that protect your most valuable asset: your people. Great design starts with simple, well-thought-out features that make machines safe and easy to operate. From simple storage solutions that make common accidents less […]

Calculating Punch and Die Clearance With Our Application Lab

Pearl's Application Lab identifies the best punch unit, punch attachment, and punch and die clearance for your process.

Fast, clean, and consistent cutting of pouch packaging material or blown plastic film is only possible with exactly the right punch and die clearance for your application. While many cut-rate suppliers may save you money upfront, a reputable technology partner will work with you to identify the best combination of punch unit, punch attachment, and […]

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 […]

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 […]

NEW SALES DIRECTOR NAMED AT PEARL TECHNOLOGIES

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 […]

NEW TECHNICAL SALES MANAGER – POUCH NAMED AT PEARL TECHNOLOGIES

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 […]

The Future of Pouches in the Packaging Solutions Industry

As the world’s typical consumer changes attitudes and consumption behaviors, manufacturers are moving towards new forms of production, presentation, and distribution. At the same time, producers are working on improving their own processes and educating the public toward the signs of progress made by technology or logistics within their industries. There are several notable examples […]