Extruded Polypropylene Boxes are Durable, Lightweight, and Versatile to Stack & Store, Transport and Display Fruits and Vegetables. All, in one solution.
Corplex is a leading manufacturer of AkyPak® extruded polypropylene boxes in Spain, where they are in demand for the transportation of fresh vegetables (especially asparagus and broccoli) and some fruits.
Different from other types of packaging used to store and transport vegetable and fruits, polypropylene boxes are durable and resistant, they can be put to low temperatures and even immersed in water. The durability also protects perishable products from the wear and tear associated with their supply chains. Furthermore, polypropylene plastics packaging ensures your product shows up on store shelves looking as good as new.
Made of Akylux® extruded polypropylene sheets, AkyPak boxes are produced in place in Corplex’ factories. The material is easily converted into different packaging. That´s why Corplex provides unlimited design options and all packaging is custom-made, according to the customer’s needs. Some of the benefits of polypropylene boxes reside in their versatility, as they can be manufactured in limitless shapes and colours. They can have open handles for easy handling and be stackable which reduces costs associated with storage and transportation. The lightness of plastic also closely ties to its superior sustainability. Indeed, its comparatively low weight contributes to its lower energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions over other materials.
When selecting packaging to store and transport their products from farms to grocery retailers, producers take different factors into consideration. The top five factors include durability to reduce wastage of product during transport and have them ready to display at the end of their journey; lightweight; sustainable; versatile and 100% recyclable.