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March 12, 2019

At AFP, we are always interested in sustainable developments in plastics. Someone who is also concerned with this is Christiaan Bolck at Wageningen University and Research. Bolck is responsible there for the applied research in...

March 12, 2019

In 2019, AFP is celebrating its 50th anniversary. Fifty years in which a great deal has changed. From 1-layer extrusion coating to more than 50 layers in our top product Katan-Ex stretch film. Fifty years...

February 14, 2019

Choosing the right stretch film does matter! For a company working as cost-efficiently as possible it is essential to minimise the Total Cost of Ownership (TCO). Investing in stretch film contributes to achieving this aim....

January 25, 2019

A possible reconstruction This story starts 20 years before the establishment of AFP. It’s 1948. The United States sees the opening of the first supermarket, where customers themselves take their groceries from the shelves. Even...

January 8, 2019

Blog: Food for thought - by Sandor Willems At the beginning of a new year I would like share some thoughts on trends that I expect that will materialize even more in 2019. Trends related...

December 30, 2018

Today 50 years ago ... As one of the largest players in the market, van Gelder sees the emergence of a new material in the 1960s that could be interesting for their industry. In 1968,...