A new market report from market intelligence firm Transparency Market Research (TMR) has estimated that the growth of green packaging – recycled-content packaging, reusable packaging and degradable packaging – will increase through 2020 due to the overall desire to be healthy and more conscious of our environment.
New research published in the Journal of Consumer Psychology’s July 2016 issue has found customers believe marketing is more credible on product packaging than standard advertising.
It’s hard to believe, but Allen Field will turn 71 this year in 2016. Established in 1945, we started out as a customer-focused manufacturer of plastic sock hangers, small garment accessory hangers, plastic clips, plastic closures and other retail display hardware for the garment and hosiery industry and we have evolved to one of the
Packaging professionals can gain an immense amount of knowledge from the EastPack Conference, which is being held at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York, New York from June 14-16, 2016.
Ron Sasine, who has served as senior director of packaging for Walmart, is a retail veteran who is sharing his vast knowledge of the packaging industry with brand owners and their packaging suppliers looking to decipher the best practices for what retailers are really looking for.
According to data from a new poll, it appears the use of cobots in the packaging operation industry is on the rise in 2016, which shows the expansion potential this robotic automation will have in packaging operations going forward.
Corrugated box flutes: we use them for everything from pizza boxes, various take-out containers and bakery boxes. The evolution of these flutes isn’t done, either. There are new classes of flutes emerging often for specialized needs in newer items like disposable bakeware and other eco-friendly disposables.
A survey completed by Shorr Packaging has revealed adult e-commerce customers aren’t satisfied with packaging. In fact, only 11 percent of total customers are completely satisfied.
Point of sales can no longer afford to ignore the category of Self-Ready Packaging (SRP), with more and more brands coming to the realize how effective it can be. Historically, retailers haven’t put much effort into SRP, but the tides are quickly changing.
The rate of global packaging will grow between 2015-2020, a new report suggests, with the prediction that it will reach $998 billion at today’s prices over a five-year period.