Archive for December, 2017

Sustainability in Packaging 2018

Sustainability in Packaging 2018

| December 14, 2017

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Pressure Sensitive Label Demand to Exceed $15 Billion in 2021

Pressure Sensitive Label Demand to Exceed $15 Billion in 2021

| December 14, 2017

Demand for pressure sensitive adhesive (PSA), or self-adhesive, labels is expected to rise 3.5% per year to $15.1 billion in 2021. Demand for pressure sensitives, which accounted for 76% of total label demand in 2016, will benefit from greater demand for value-added types and smart labels. The almost exclusive use of PSAs in fast growing […]

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Six Key Factors in The Liquid Paperboard Market

Six Key Factors in The Liquid Paperboard Market

| December 13, 2017

Production of liquid paperboard reached 7.2 million tonnes in 2016, equating to a value of $9.5 billion to the paper mills. Production of these materials is highly concentrated, especially liquid packaging board, which is produced in only ten countries around the world. As with other packaging sectors, there is an impetus for suppliers to develop […]

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Astral Tequila Introduces ‘Smart’ Spirits Bottle That Uses Thinfilm’s NFC Technology

Astral Tequila Introduces ‘Smart’ Spirits Bottle That Uses Thinfilm’s NFC Technology

| December 12, 2017

Astral Tequila (‘Astral’) announces that it will introduce ‘smart’ bottles of its award-winning spirit to engage with consumers in-store and deliver customized digital experiences with the tap of a smartphone. The interactive spirits bottles featuring NFC technology will be the first of their kind in the U.S market. Astral is collaborating with NFC (near field […]

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Bridging the Gap from Manual to Automated Labeling

Bridging the Gap from Manual to Automated Labeling

| December 11, 2017

A new product; a short run market test; a new product shape that is not conducive to traditional product handling automation; these are the issues that confront many production or contract packager organizations. A unique label, marketing’s idea of an eye-catching promotion that cannot be applied to the product using conventional labeling methods; the answer […]

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Four Technology Advances That Are Reshaping the Folding Cartons Market

Four Technology Advances That Are Reshaping the Folding Cartons Market

| December 8, 2017

Technology advancements and impending regulation changes are driving the cartonboard packaging market in new directions, as demand for the packaging type continues to grow. According to research conducted by Smithers Pira (smitherspira.com) – The Future of Folding Cartons to 2022 – the value of the global cartonboard packing market passed the $100 billion mark in […]

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Sanitary Food and Beverage Packaging Market to Grow at Over 6% CAGR

| December 7, 2017

The global sanitary food and beverage packaging market is likely to grow at a CAGR of nearly 6% during the forecast period 2017-2021. These insights are according to a new market research report from market intelligence and consulting firm Future Market Insights (FMI; futuremarketinsights.com). According to the report, increasing emphasis on maintaining food safety during the supply […]

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What’s Next for the Rigid Packaging Market?

| December 6, 2017

In a new market report, “The Future of Rigid Plastic Packaging to 2022,” Smithers Pira (smitherspira.com) forecasts that global rigid plastic packaging consumption will be worth $166 billion in 2017, and exceed $200 billion at the end of its study period in 2022. Volume consumption of rigid plastics globally will reach 52.9 million tonnes in […]

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Ossid Unveils Leak Resistant Overwrapper For Case-Ready Poultry Packaging

Ossid Unveils Leak Resistant Overwrapper For Case-Ready Poultry Packaging

| December 5, 2017

Ossid (Ossid.com), a product brand of ProMach, showcases at the International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE), January 30 – February 1 in Atlanta, its next generation 500E leak resistant overwrapper for case-ready poultry packaging. In addition to demonstrating this enhanced tray overwrapper, Ossid will be featuring solutions for every style of fresh packaging, including flexible, […]

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The First Aseptic Carton Bottle Makes Its U.S. Debut

The First Aseptic Carton Bottle Makes Its U.S. Debut

| December 4, 2017

After a successful European launch, the groundbreaking Tetra Evero carton bottle, from Tetra Pak (tetrapakusa.com), is now available to U.S. beverage producers. With its iconic bottle shape, 360° printable surface and superior environmental profile, Tetra Evero is the ideal package for beverage brands that want to stand out and capture consumer attention, whether on the […]

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