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Sonoco Alcore


Why Choose Sonoco Alcore Man-Made Fibre Yarn Carriers? 


  • Variety of print options available including different colours and symbols
  • Reduces inventory costs due to just in time delivery and flexibility to print only the identification symbols you need
  • Decreases manual labour costs
  • Printex is 100% Recyclable 


  • Decreased yarn breaks due to the rounded edge on the unwinding side leads to less machine downtime and increased productivity
  • Ability to unwind to the end of the bobbin so no yarn is wasted
  • Plastic caps are not needed which saves cost and handling time
  • By not using plastic caps you reduce your waste
  • Hi Radius is 100% recyclable 

Delta Core

  • Replaces metal cops and saves money on recovery and refurbishing costs
  • Cost competitive solution compared to metal cops
  • No plastic sleeves required during the production costs makes it hassle free and saves money
  • Reduction in inventory
  • Custom colours available so you can easily manage the different yarn types
  • Delta Core is 100% recyclable

Draw Textured Yarn Tubes

  • Excellent dimension stability
  • Score, groove and notch configurations to meet your needs
  • Rolled / burnished ends for consistent yarn delivery
  • Ability to choose outside ply designs to aid yarn recognition

Case Studies

Our Products at Work

Hi-Radius Core

Our Hi-Radius core has a smooth, rounded edge on the unwinding end, which allows the producer to avoid using plastic caps. This solution is especially effective if our customer is spinning and texturizing the yarn in-house.

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Sonoco Alcore will purchase Mondi's existing core equipment and then replace it with newer state of the art technology equipment. In addition, Sonoco Alcore will manage 28 employees responsible for core production on site.

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