Shrink


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Shrink

A slang term for the losses a retail company suffers from shoplifting. Some companies, such as grocery stores, may build shrink into their earnings estimates.
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Products include heat sealing equipment, vacuum sealers, automatic baggers, pre-opened bags on a roll, and shrink packaging systems.
Avery Dennison Shrink PS labels exhibit superior aesthetic appeal due to their exceptional shrinking behavior.
Shrink occurs in every department, from the supply chain to advertising and to retail.
Cross-section analysis after 1200 cycles showed minor changes in the surface and no evidence of any shrink hole evolving into a crack.
The 596S Continuum Shrink Wrapper features a PLC control system, with operator interfaces for both the tray and shrink functions, as well as a smaller interface at the shrink cut to assist in set-up.
Colin Peacock, director of shrink and store operations improvement for Procter & Gamble Co.
Speakers from Unilever, Mark Andy/Comco, Klockner, Stanford Products, Krones, The Garron Group, Dunwoody Institute of Technology, and XSYS Print Solutions offered awareness to attendees on the processes, materials, and considerations for UV shrink applications.
Shrink wrapping a Black Hawk is very heat intensive.
Stretch and shrink film demand in the US is projected to increase 5.
K-Resin RK54 styrene butadiene copolymer (SBC) provides low-temperature shrinkage control and conformity for shrink sleeve labels while maintaining the clarity, gloss and stiffness required by this application.
My shrink says you're stifling my creativity and that you have control issues