Erwin O. Freund founded Visking Corporation (known today as VISKASE® Companies, Inc.) and the first production line of Nojax® casings.
First colored and printed NOJAX® casings were introduced for brand identity and advertising in the meat case.
Fibrous Casings of reinforced cellulose was introduced.
VISKASE® was the first Company to sell E-Z PEEL® NOJAX® Casing. This innovation considerably improved production efficiency in the manufacture of skinless sausages.
Shirmatic® Fibrous Casings were developed to use on automated stuffing equipment. This pre-shirred casing, made a uniform diameter product in the least amount of time.
VISKASE® continues to reach new heights with dynamic, market responsive product evolution launching VISMAX®, VISFLEX®, VISCOAT® and POLYJAX® Casings