Shurtape Technologies, a provider of pressure-sensitive tapes, has expanded its line of printed hot melt packaging tapes with new and improved messages.
Shurtape said the new additions to its existing line of stock prints include HP 240 Pull Edge, HP 240 Fragile, HP 242 Keep Refrigerated and HP 242 Keep Frozen.
HP 240 Pull Edge has been to open without using knife. This tape lets receivers know that it can be removed by hand when used with a ShurSEAL tape dispenser equipped with Folded-Edge technology, enabling to prevent injury or product damage due to knife.
HP 240 Fragile features an updated print, including an image of a pair of hands holding a carton to indicate the need to handle gently.
HP 242 Keep Refrigerated, which will help avoid freezing, has been formulated for use in cold temperature case sealing environments.
HP 242 Keep Frozen has been developed for use in extremely cold sealing and storage environments and features a snowflake design to clearly differentiate it.
The existing products in the portfolio include HP 240 Security Tape that indicates and draws attention to a tamper-evident seal, and HP 240 Stop is used as a safety precaution in the event of a pilfered or damaged carton.
Shurtape Technologies product marketing manager Bradley Dunlap said: “In many industries, labeling cartons with instructions is critical to ensuring that products are safely transported from manufacturer to customer.
“Our expanded line of HP Series printed packaging tapes provides manufacturers with additional messaging and updated prints that offer clear, easy-to-read instructions.”
Shurtape brand, marketed by Shurtape Technologies’ industrial group, provides a range of products to the professional and industrial markets.
The company’s product portfolio is comprised of masking and paper, foil and film, packaging, double-coated, cloth and duct, and other specialty tape products.
In addition, the firm produces packaging dispensers and equipment for automated and manual packaging applications.
Shurtape produces label protection crylic packaging tape for protecting labels and printed surfaces during shipment, general purpose grade acrylic packaging tape for closure of lightweight cartons and production grade acrylic packaging tape for lightweight cartons.