The Pressure Sensitive Adhesive Specialists in Adhesive Tapes & Glues
RippaTape is a self-adhesive tear tape, which gives fast, safe and immediate access to the contents of corrugated and fibreboard cartons removing the top - completely for shelf display.
Produced from either monoaxial oriented polypropylene (MOPPI) or high density polyethylene (HDPEI), and coated with a specially formulated pressure-sensitive adhesive, it is designed to tear through most grades of fluting and board.
Rippa Tape composition:
The benefits that Rippatape offers brand managers include:
- Positive impact that easy opening can have on brand image and ultimately brand loyalty.
- Provides a safer means of opening corrugated and fibreboard boxes.
- Quick access into the corrugated boxes speeds up shelf stacking.
- Integrated into the box design, Rippatape adds extra value to packaging.
- Enhances pack strength by reinforcing weaker areas of the box and eliminating the need for perforations.
- Corrugated containers can be transformed into display trays with 'clean' edges for effective shelf positioning as part of a 'clean-cut' system, helping to maintain a clean edge on the outer liner.
- Wide range of tear tapes available to suit most applications and board grades.
- Cost effective solution compared to fibre based tape opening solutions.
Rippatape's benefits and features:
Pressure-sensitive high tack adhesive specially formulated for use in conjunction with corrugated and fibreboard boxes/cartons.
A film of mono-axially oriented polypropylene or HIJPE for 80 micron.
A coating to allow easy unwind during application and to ensure that the tape does not adhere against the product or packaging.
Available in red, white or red chevron (Grade dependent).
3mm, 4mm, 6mm, 10mm and 18mm (Grade dependent).
60 micron (MOPP), 80 micron (HDPE), 125 Micron (MOPP).
Tape can also be printed as a means of adding value to your brand.
Each reel is individually wrapped in moisture-proof film and packed in a purpose-designed carton with integral locking flaps. Its core suspends each reel, thereby ensuring safe transportation.
The tape is applied to the liner of the board during the manufacture and before slitting and scoring. Application at the dry-end of the corrugator helps to maintain the speed of the machine.
A safer way of opening corrugated, packaging, cardboard, and fibreboard boxes
Fast shelf stocking
Enabled a fast way to open the cartons, speeding up shelf stocking productivity.
Increases packaging strength
Enhances the strength of the boxed by reinforcing weaker areas of the box and eliminating the need for perforations.
Cost-effectiveCost effective when you compare it with fibre-based tape-opening solutions.
Clean open appearance
Rippa Tape, provides a "Clean-cut" system which helps to maintain a clean edge on the outer layer, so that packagaing boxes can easily transform into point of sale displays for effective shelf positioning.
Multiple cardboard strengths
This packaging tape has been designed for use on both lower and higher-recycled content board.
Do you require a Certificate of Conformance and traceability?
If you require a Certificate of Conformance, please contact us after ordering (either by phone or email) and we will get this sent out to you with your order.
PSA Solutions offers the following shipping options:
- Mainland UK shipping for orders over £30 (excluding VAT, Glue Pots, and shipping) is free
- Mainland UK shipping for orders under £30 (excluding VAT, Glue pots and shipping) is only: £6.75
- Signed for - up to 3 working days is from only: £6.75
- Next day delivery - when ordered before 12pm is from only: £11.99
- Using your own carrier - your items will usually be available for collection after 48 working hours, simply contact us with your collection date
- Europe starts from only: £22.20
- US, China, Middle East & South East Asia only: £43.78
- Rest of the world from only: £61.58
If your goods are damaged in transit or deemed faulty due to factors beyond our control, we will advise you to return them. If you do not require replacement goods to be dispatched to you, we may offer a full refund. We provide this Returns Information to inform you of your responsibilities in the event of damaged or faulty goods. PSA Solutions reserve the right to apply charges for handling and transit on such occasions. Checking the goods in the presence of the courier and noting any damages when signing is your responsibility. Alternatively, just a signature will confirm that you have received the goods in good order, and we may not consider refunds thereafter.