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Lantech publishes new Stretch Wrapper Buying Guide

By Canadian Packaging staff   

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Lantech, experts in the manufacture and design of stretchwrapping equipment has released a new guide on how to buy stretch wrappers to better help customers make the right choice.

LOUISVILLE, KY—Louisville, KY-based Lantech, LLC, manufacturers of stretchwrappers and corrugated case handling equipment and systems, has released its new Automatic Stretch Wrapper Buying Guide.

“We saw a need to help buyers better understand the complex issues and choices they’re facing in a time that’s focused on sustainability, cost reduction and pallet loads that are harder to wrap effectively,” says guide author and Lantech senior product manager Allison Myers “So we collected real-world tips and advice learned during our 44 years of experience into a practical guide that will help buyers make informed decisions about choosing the machine that best meets their requirements.”

Plant managers, packaging engineers, shipping supervisors, maintenance managers, warehouse supervisors, procurement specialists and other interested parties will benefit from this guide.

The Automatic Stretch Wrapper Buying Guide covers:

  • Types of automatic stretch wrappers;
  • Technology choices;
  • Top productivity enhancing features;
  • Popular optional features;
  • Buying tips.

The guide’s appendix includes:

  • How to effectively stretch wrap your loads;
  • Note on damage;
  • Big barriers to effective stretch wrapping;
  • Automatic stretch wrapper buyer’s checklist.

The Automatic Stretch Wrapper Buying Guide is available for download at

About Lantech:
In 1972, Lantech LLC invented the stretchwrapper and changed the way the world packages and protects its goods as they move about the planet. Now, billions of pallet loads are stretch wrapped are every year.
Although Lantech has expanded its product line with case erectors and sealers, its mission remains the same—to help customers ship their products so they reach their destinations in the same condition they were in when they left—and at the lowest cost.
For more information, visit or call Kelly Wathen at 502-815-9265.


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