Nationwide Coverage from 29 plants
Three-minute presentation
“CIR’s quality is exceptional… Their availability is a key strength. Everyone involved with our account is knowledgeable about our business.”
Hanesbrands, 2009

“CIR has a consistently high performance product.”
Symbol Mattress, 2009

“In such a short time, you have done more for us than the other supplier has ever thought of!”
Ben & Jerry, 2009
Carolina Industrial Resources supplies a variety of films, bags and laminations to many different markets. Quite often, advances in materials, new product features and packaging methods introduced in one market have very beneficial applications for others.

CIR is vigilant in guarding against the unnecessary expense and environmental impact of over-packaging and constantly searches for the most appropriate and efficient use of materials with cost savings of 30% or more.

PRODUCTS:
FILMS
  • Monolayer, Co-Ex Up To 9 Layers, Metallocene & Blends, Biodegradable Films & Additives, Custom Blends
  • Shrink Bundling, Shrink Hooder, Stretch Wrap, Stretch Hooder
  • Printed Film Up To 10 Colors and 67” Width
BAGS
  • Auto Insert, Tubular, Zipper, Header, Adhesive Tape Closures
  • Printed Bags Up To 10 Colors
  • Pouches
  • Microwave Steam packaging
LAMINATIONS

MANUFACTURING CAPABILITIES:
  • Proprietary resin blends
  • Over 200 blown film extruders
  • Converter-grade high performance films in mono-layer and co-ex (up to 9 layers)
  • Film gauges up to .012 mil
  • Tinted and opaque films
  • Vent holes, treatment for printing, lamination and adhesion
  • Four laminators
  • Four slitters
  • Two pouch machines
  • Eight bag-converting machines for both zipper and header bags
  • Micro perforations
  • Innolok zippers for roll stock
  • Patented venting process for steam packaging
FLEXOGRAPHIC PRINT CAPABILITIES:
  • Purchased the first Windmoeller & Hoelscher 10-color press in USA offering wider print widths (up to 67”), faster speeds, and auto registration
  • Now operating six 10-color W&H presses equipped with digital graphics, six 8-color presses, one- and two-color in-line printing
  • Changeover print jobs in less than one hour
  • Kodak Proofsetter Spectrum provides proofs on any substrate for more accurate proofing
MARKETS WE SERVE:
AUTOMOTIVE
FOAM
FOOD
  • Ice Cream/Dairy, Frozen Foods, Canned Foods, Cereals, Cheese, Peanuts, Produce, Flour & Grain Products
  • Microwave Foods and Steam Packaging
MEAT & POULTRY
PET FOOD
BEVERAGE
  • Bottled Water, Coffee, Juice, Soft Drinks, Protein Shakes
LAWN & GARDEN
HEALTH CARE
PRINTING & PUBLISHING
TEXTILES
  • Socks, Hosiery, Underwear
  • Mattress Film

BUILDING AND ROOFING