The price of resin has increased, therefore there will be an industry wide stretch film price increase of 7% Starting Dec. 27. Stretch film manufacturers that will effected are: Sigma, Western Plastics, AEP, Interplast, Paragon, Intertape, and Polar.
U.S. Packaging & Wrapping will be increasing stretch film prices effective Dec. 29 2011. Be sure to check out our always low stretch film prices at www.shrinkwrapandstretchfilm.com
The Dow Chemical Company has also indicated that because of operational difficulties some select grades of Linear low density polyethylene (LLDPE) will not be available.