APLIX Launches EASY-LOCK Touch 974- a New Enhanced Sensory Closure for Small Bags

APLIX is expanding its intuitive EASY-LOCK by APLIX® reclose range with the new Touch 974 16mm hook-to-hook closure. By expanding its EASY-LOCK product offering, APLIX is able to provide their customers with a diverse range of reclose solutions that improves package aesthetics and functionality. This exclusive closure is engineered with a newly designed hook profile that provides additional tactile and audible feedback during opening and closing of the bag. The increased sensory feedback reinforces the feeling of closure, giving consumers the confidence of sealing the bag every time.

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New EASY-LOCK by APLIX® Touch 974- Enhanced closure for small bags. (Photo: Business Wire)

New EASY-LOCK by APLIX® Touch 974- Enhanced closure for small bags. (Photo: Business Wire)

“Listening closely to our customers’ needs in the packaging industry has inspired APLIX to design a reinforced closure system for smaller packages,” stated Quresh Sachee, VP Global Sales & Marketing.

EASY-LOCK by APLIX® is an innovative reclosable system designed for flexible packaging. Designed with simplicity and functionality in mind, the hook-to-hook technology makes it easy to open, with minimal pressure needed to reclose packages. The EASY-LOCK by APLIX® is a 100% polyethylene recyclable closure (accredited by Trex), which addresses the consumer, retailer and CPG demands for more environmentally friendly packaging.

The new Touch 974 closure is part of the EASY-LOCK Touch family, which includes narrow closures dedicated to small stand-up pouches and bags. This closure is a perfect fit for pet treats, powdered products such as protein powder, frozen foods, dried fruits and nuts, snacks and other packaged goods.


With over 60 years of experience, APLIX is one of the world’s leading hook and loop fastening system specialists. APLIX provides their clients with innovative products and solutions in numerous self-gripping fastening markets: Aircraft, Automotive, Cleaning, Hygiene, Medical, Packaging and other specialized industries. APLIX is BRC Certified in the U.S. and France, where it manufactures its packaging products. The company operates six ISO 9001 Certified plants in the U.S., France, Brazil and China as well as sales offices around the world. www.aplix.com

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