Vibac research and innovation


Research & Innovation.


Vibac Group's technology and innovation strategy plays a key role in achieving and maintaining leading competitive positions in the fields of Food & Beverage, FMCG, Packaging & Labelling, Transportation & Logistics, Building & Construction, Automotive Aftermarket, Painting & Decorating, E-commerce and Home improvement.

To ensure the success of these efforts, numerous experts around the world make their outstanding knowledge available to the company.

Vibac operates its research and development activities through a modern research centers equipped with avant-garde instruments and technologies:

  • 2 Corporate Innovation Centers (Film and Tape)

  • 6 R&D centers across Europe and North America


In the last 5 years Vibac has established and managed more than 200 R&D projects, with a success rate more than 75%. Thus, homologating and introducing new items or new product improvements.

Moreover, the BOPP film division portfolio, thanks to a coating line installation, has been expanded with the introduction of 50 new products.

The introduction of these new items  has driven the shift in the product mix towards specialty films. In the last 5 years, the specialty film division  grew at 5%/year.

The activities performed includes:

  • Analysis of the resins, additives and rubber

  • Co-engineering activities with the main market operators

  • Design of film and adhesive tapes

  • Chemical-physical, mechanical and optical characterization of materials and products

  • Characterization of the performance on the production lines

  • Continuous improvement of existing products

  • Development of new products and solutions

  • Technological evolution and optimization of manufacturing processes

Excellent business practices make Vibac faster, more agile and more efficient. For this purpose, we improve the value chain in every aspects of our business – from the manufacturing of products to project business and services.
This requires a willingness to change and the courage to consistently implement the changes that have been identified as necessary.



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