You can contact the four main FFPC (Formosa Flexible Packaging Corp.) sales offices in Taipei, Hsinchu, Taichung, and Tainan; please refer to the Consultation Window Ext. No, or E-mail at the bottom of our homepage to contact us, and we will have an experienced sales manager at your service.
We regret that FFPC only provides OEM production services for customized flexible packaging, sales services for public (standard) versions of flexible packaging are not available at the present. FFPC’s customized flexible packaging features a wide selection of types, styles, and purposes; please refer to the Products page intro on our official website.
You are more than welcome to contact the account managers at our FFPC sales offices to discuss the joint development or OEM matters. The flexible laminated materials provided by FFPC are not limited to packaging purposes only, but rather have many non-packaging applications. Moreover, FFPC is allocated with the Technology R&D Center and experts that can collaborate with your company productions, marketing, or the R&D department capable of joint development for flexible laminated materials with new purposes. Please refer to the page on Products/ Project cooperation new product development on our official website for more details.
Yes. FFPC will provide the same or similar packaging samples for the client’s reference and testing according to the client's needs. Moreover, prior to the official mass production, we will also conduct small batch sampling productions and provide them to the client to carry out the machine or manual trial packaging.
However, FFPC will charge the client a handling fee depending on the situation for the supply of relevant packaging samples. Please refer to the page on Introduction/OEM Service and Production Procedures on our official website regarding the brief intro for FFPC packaging manufacturing process.
No. As for now, FFPC does not provide OEM packing services to clients. However, FFPC is more than happy to recommend suitable OEM packing companies to the clients for reference and selection.
Yes. To serve packaging clients in Northern America, FFPC has founded the subsidiary company - Formosa Flexible Packaging America Inc. in 2014 in the United States to serve packaging clients in Northern America. Please refer to the page on Introduction/Expanding Domestic and Overseas Service Offices on our official website for the relevant information, or visit the official website for FFPA directly at https://www.formosaamerica.com.
FFPC is equipped with the professional Design Department but only provides services for Pouch Dimension Editorial Layout Design or Per-press Color Proofing Design for clients with packaging that have already completed the drawings.
Therefore, the looks, patterns, colors, and layouts of the original drawings for the packaging still needed to be provided by the clients, while relevant consultations are available from the Design Department of FFPC. Please refer to the page on Introduction/OEM Service and Production Procedures on our official website regarding the brief intro for FFPC packaging manufacturing process.
To accurately understand the client’s needs, please provide sample pouches for FFPC to analyze the materials when contacting FFPC for a quotation. If sample pouches are not available, please provide information containing the material structure, pouches style (e.g.: 3 side seal, side gusset…etc.), product dimensions, packing content, required quantity, packing method (manual packing or automatic packing machine), the current packaging supplier, the required delivery date, the delivery venue, and key quality spec demands to FFPC, as the more information we have, the more accurately we will be able to calculate the price for the requested packaging.
The customized flexible packaging from FFPC is available in several styles, forms, and purposes. Please refer to the page intro on Products on our official website for more details.
For instance, fluctuations of the international crude oil price or the commodity metals price will affect the prices for the materials required for the packaging (e.g.: petrochemical plastic film/adhesive, aluminum foil, etc.). Moreover, the minimum wage for employees announced by the government, the taxation of environmental protection fees by the government, as well as the raising of import tariffs by the government will also increase the manufacturing cost. Furthermore, the packaging price will also differ based on the factors or criteria according to the client’s demands, such as complication of material structure, the complication of the manufacturing process, the number of printing colors, demands towards quality craftsmanship, the amount of ordering quantity in each batch, as well as the tightness of the delivery date…etc.
Nevertheless, FFPC will still strictly carry out supply chain and production process management to provide packaging clients with rational prices. Please refer to the page on Introduction/OEM Service and Production Procedures on our official website regarding the brief intro for FFPC packaging manufacturing process.
The delivery period will differ due to factors and criteria such as the complication of the manufacturing process for the required packaging, the demand towards quality craftsmanship, the supply and demand conditions of the upstream materials, the transportation conditions of the sea, land, and air logistics, as well as peak and off-peak seasons of packaging needs, etc.
FFPC is devoted to the management of upstream supply chain (subcontractors), and the improvement of internal production procedures as well as logistics and warehousing to shorten the delivery period and provide better services to the industry clients. Please refer to the page on Introduction/OEM Service and Production Procedures on our official website regarding the brief intro for FFPC packaging manufacturing process.
Besides the aesthetics of the printing, we adjust the function's levels of importance according to the client's different functional need towards the packaging and the characteristics of products. Including heat-sealing properties, puncture-resistance, drop-proofing, easy tear/peel, Oxygen transmission rate, Water vapor transmission rate, anti-statics ability, conductivity, anti‑counterfeiting, light-proofing, light transmittance, air permeability, abrasion resistance, vacuum-pumping proof, non-sticking, can be steam-cooked, recyclable, and biodegradable, etc.
The FFPC account managers and the R&D team will provide suggestions for packaging structures and functions following the client’s packing content and packing method. Please refer to the page on Products/Compostable (Biodegradable) Packaging on our official website regarding biodegradable green packaging.
Yes. We suggest placing the order based on MOQ, as this will guarantee that your unit purchase price is the most reasonable and competitive. Moreover, the MOQ for different packaging will also differ. Please get in touch with the account managers at any of our FFPC sales offices, where we will have specialists making explanations for you.
Yes, additional cylinder fee or mold fee…etc. will need to be paid. The various cylinders or molds required in FFPC production process are customized for different clients, which cannot be commonly used for different packaging items.
The quality of FFPC packaging is guaranteed; please refer to the page description on Introduction/Quality Assurance on our official website.
If the material of the packaging has already been confirmed and has completed mass production as well as characteristic functional testing, it will require 14 to 45 days in general from placing the order to the shipment, which will differ depending on the complication of the manufacturing process, as well as the particularity of the materials. These are generally categorized as shown below:
It will need about 30-45 days from placing the order to the shipment for packaging items with printing; and 14-30 days for items without printing.
Please refer to the page on Introduction/OEM Service and Production Procedures on our official website regarding the brief intro for FFPC packaging manufacturing process.
You can contact the account managers responsible for the various main sales offices. FFPC account managers are the bridges between the clients and the factory; complete involvement from the one-on-one account managers and his/her subordinate business team will take place for all supply processes including before sales and after-sales.
If you still have other issues that need to be directly reported to FFPC supervisors, you are welcome to use the Contact Us page on our official website to write down the suggestions in the existing contact form, and sending it out directly will allow you to get in touch with FFPC internal supervisors.