The apps—available as a free download in the apple market—allows users to quickly calculate commonly used flexible packaging specifications such as roll weight, roll footage, roll diameter, basis weight and yield. Also available are several conversion tools including MSI (thousand square inches) to Linear Feet, MI (thousand impressions) to linear feet, MI to MSI, pounds to linear feet, meters to linear feet, and linear feet to impressions. Users can also quickly email the calculations and conversions directly from their Apple devices.
“We constantly look for new ways to service our customers and industry. The development of this tool is just one more example of how we go the extra mile to continually improve the overall experience here at Glenroy,” said Rich Buss, president of Glenroy. “We are proud to be innovators in this regard.”
This app has also been available for Android smartphones since late 2010. To download and install Glenroy's flexible packaging apps for Apple or Android devices, search “Glenroy” in the Apple or Android market.