The Toppan Group has grown beyond its traditional printing business founded in 1900 and now offers a broad range of products and services with printing technologies at their core in the Information & Communication, Living & Industry, and Electronics segments. As one of the leading packaging companies in Japan and South-East Asia the Toppan Group supplies the market with Transparent High Barrier films under the brand name of “GL FILM” worldwide.
Toppan’s GL FILMs offer outstanding properties in terms of oxygen and water vapor barrier.
The films show high transparency and are suitable for microwave use. The product range consists of grades suitable for packaging of dry contents, aggressive liquids, pasteurization as well as high retort applications.
All Toppan GL FILMs include Toppan’s patented top coating on top of barrier layer. The top coating ensures improved and stable adhesion values as well as high resistance against flex-cracking in converting and end-application. They can also be printed directly using all standard printing processes.
Toppan is steadily expanding its portfolio with new developments in order to meet the market's growing requirements.. The company’s long experience of producing transparent barrier films as well as applying them in their own packaging products has made Toppan the world market leader in vapor-deposit and transparent barrier films for the packaging sector.