Stretch wrap or stretch film is a highly stretchable plastic film used to wrap around palletised loads to provide load stabilisation and protection against the elements and damage during transportation. The elastic recovery of pallet wrapping stretch film keeps palletised items tightly bound. Pallet wrapping stretch film eliminates the need for tape, string, strapping, twine and other conventional securing methods.
Signode's stretch wrap range is available in a vareity of different sized rolls specific for both hand film and machine film applications. Signode's high quality stretch cast film is available in clear or black and is made from linear-low density polyethylene resin and can be applied by hand or machine.
Signode's Galewrap oriented pre-stretched film provides customers with a greater number of wrapped pallets per roll making it both an economic and environmentally friendly option. Galewrap pre-stretched film is unlinke traditional cast film as it can be applied easily by hand without extensive force. Galewrap is available in clear or black with core and coreless options.
Benefits of pallet wrapping stretch film:
- Stretch film provides uniformity and relatively high holding force facilitating load stabilisation
- Stretch film protects palletised shipments from dust and damage during transportation and warehousing
- Stretch film is available in both black and clear options providing security or transparency for ease of identification of palletised products
- Stretch wrapping palletised cartons is the most economical method of unitising