News

New Films Supplier Focuses on Dramatic Effects for Packaged Products

The company brings two industry veterans together again.

April 1, 2014
/ Print / Reprints /
ShareMore
/ Text Size+

The visual effect of metallized film, combined with a brushed finish appearance, is one way for brands to announce their arrival on the shelf. Two industry veterans who have worked with brushed films are announcing their return to the packaging films industry.

After an absence of two years, the urge to return to the manufacturing sector proved too strong for Jim Parker and Charlie Yetka, resulting in their decision to go back to producing the brushed films. The result is the formation of Metal FX Films LLC, based in Bridgewater, N.J.

The 16,000 square-foot manufacturing facility and offices in Bridgewater is now operational and producing brushed films that, according to co-founder Yetka, “will surpass in quality and appearance anything on the market today.”

Parker and Yetka’s combined 80 years of production experience will be linked with their on-time scheduling expertise, creativity, and an infinite commitment to unparalleled quality and customer service, according to the men. Their experience began in hot stamping before entering the brushed films industry with its eye-catching visuals that stand out on store shelves. 

“Our intention is to return brushed films to the pinnacle of the world’s decorative, graphic films,” Jim Parker explains. “We are proud to now begin our new company with a renewed commitment to users and designers who can introduce this magnificent film to their customers knowing it is the finish to get their product noticed.”

The two partners forming the new Metal FX Films LLC have known each other since their youth, working together producing decorative graphic films almost 40 years ago. They can be reached at j.parker@metalfxfilms.com and c.yetka@metalfxfilms.com.

Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to BRAND PACKAGING Magazine. 

You must login or register in order to post a comment.

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

10th Annual Packaging That Sells Conference, Chicago, October 2012

Posted Date: October 29, 2013

BRANDPACKAGING’s packaging conference returned for a tenth year with a focus on a single message: Make It Matter.

Brand Packaging Magazine

bp august 2014

August 2014

 The August 2014 issue features the latest on Private Label Packaging.  You can also read the issue at the Digital Editions.

Table Of Contents Subscribe

THE BRAND PACKAGING STORE

BP_DG_2013Cover.gif
Design Gallery Volume 11

Design Gallery Volume 11 is not just a study in good design. It’s a look at how packaging can successfully demonstrate structural and graphic innovation, make strong shelf impact, meet consumer, shopper and retailer needs and support and convey the brand story

More Products

SDG

STAY CONNECTED

facebook_40.png twitter_40px.png  youtube_40px.pnglinkedin_40px.pnggoogle plus