Berry Plastics Broadens Product Line-up with Introduction of Two New Aerospace Tapes at Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg

  Berry Plastics Broadens Product Line-up with Introduction of Two New
  Aerospace Tapes at Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg

  *April 9-11, 2013 - Booth 1C3, Hall B1
  *New Polyken^® 345SW Speed Tape and Patco^® 5565FR Surface Protection Tape
  *High performance selection of industry-approved tapes for aerospace
    applications

Aircraft Interiors Expo 2013

Business Wire

EVANSVILLE, Ind. -- March 25, 2013

Berry Plastics Group, Inc. (NYSE: BERY), a leading global manufacturer and
marketer of value-added plastic packaging and engineered materials, is proud
to be exhibiting at the 2013 Aircraft Interiors Expo (AIX). Scheduled for
April 9-11 in Hamburg, Germany, AIX is the world’s largest event dedicated to
the aircraft interiors industry.

“Berry’s Polyken and Patco tapes have been providing reliable quality and
exceptional performance for Aerospace OEMs, as well as aircraft maintenance
and refurbishment for decades,” said Berry Plastics’ Aerospace Sales Manager,
Mark Britton. “Our trusted brands include an assortment of double-coated
carpet and mounting tapes, moisture barrier tapes, surface protection/masking
tapes, cargo pit tapes, and other tapes used in aviation maintenance, repair,
and overhaul applications.”

“We’re excited to introduce two new products at the AIX show – Polyken 345SW
Speed Tape and Patco 5565FR Surface Protection Tape,” added Britton. “Both are
premium tapes that offer unique performance properties for very demanding
aerospace applications.”

New Polyken 345SW, commonly referred to in the industry as “Speed Tape,”
provides a superior barrier for air, moisture, solvents, and corrosion. The
foil backing reflects heat and light and conforms to irregular surfaces and
contours. With a specially formulated acrylic adhesive, 345SW has excellent
quick stick for a superior bond to a variety of substrates. Ideal for
extremely high and low temperature applications, 345SW meets FAR 25.853(a)
flammability tests, as well as SAE AMS-T-23397B, and L-T-80B.

Patco 5565FR takes surface protection to the next level with a polyethylene
film backing and low-tack acrylic adhesive that meets FAR 25.853(a)
flammability tests. Patco 5565FR provides abrasion, moisture and solvent
resistance in aircraft surface protection applications during assembly and
maintenance. Both conformable and easy to apply, 5565FR can be supplied with
6” perforations making installation faster and easier.

To learn more about Polyken 345SW, Patco 5565FR and the full assortment of
high performance Polyken and Patco Tapes for aerospace applications, visit the
Berry Plastics website or stop by the Company’s booth (IC3 in Hall B1) at the
Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg.

About Berry Plastics
Berry Plastics Group, Inc. is a leading provider of value-added plastic
consumer packaging and engineered materials delivering high-quality customized
solutions to our customers with annual net sales of $4.8 billion in fiscal
2012. With world headquarters in Evansville, Indiana, the Company’s common
stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol BERY.
For additional information, visit the Company’s website at
www.berryplastics.com.

Contact:

Berry Plastics Group, Inc.
Media Contact:
Eva Schmitz, 812-306-2424
evaschmitz@berryplastics.com
or
Investor Contact:
Dustin Stilwell, 812-306-2964
dustinstilwell@berryplastics.com
 
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