In operations since 1970s, the Papersack business is the pioneering multi-ply manufacturing unit in Pakistan and enjoys market leadership.
With an annual production capacity of 150 million sacks at Hub (Balochistan) and Gadoon (Khyber Pakhtunkhwa), is strategically located in close proximity to the local markets enabling it to meet customer requirements in the shortest lead times.
The Business fulfills the packaging requirements of various industries which include cement, chemicals and dyes, bonding adhesives, industrial salt, calcium, gypsum, carbon black, milk powder and guar gum amongst others.Customized options of multi ply papersacks ranging from 2-5 ply are available to meet the requirements of industrial as well as individual customers.
The Business has recently expanded its product portfolio to include SOS bags (single or multi ply square bottom) having an annual capacity of 25 million bags, and with an 8 color CNC printing capabilities, can cater to the needs of the global and local fast food franchises and the retail packaging sector.
In keeping with the business tradition of leadership, the business has attained ISO 22000 Certification – Food Safety Management Systems Standard – from SGS, thereby being the first ISO certified paperbag manufacturer in Pakistan.
The Papersack unit has not only entrenched itself as a market leader in Pakistan it has also started to penetrate into international markets. Currently, exports to the Middle East, India and EU and UK have commenced while further avenues of export are also being explored.
2017 saw the launch of the carrier bag division, the first of its kind in Pakistan to manufacture fully automated machine-made bags. Primarily targeting the fashion retail industry, the carrier bags segment provides unmatched quality and efficiency, and has been establishing a growing presence in the local market since its inception. Equipped with 7 colour printing capabilities and offering a wide array of customisable print finishes including lamination, foiling, embossing, UV and more, along with quality raw materials including imported brown and white kraft paper, as well as flexible bleach board, the division is set to add to the company’s rich tradition of excellence.
Addition for SOS Bags: Recent additions to the food service portfolio include burger wraps and tray liners, making PPD a one-stop solution for both local and multinational eateries.