Together, we introduce the Preserve™ PE PCR recyclable polyethylene (PE) pouch and Berry Global's Entour™ sealant film. This structure paves the way to further improving recyclability, decreasing virgin plastic use, and more.
With new sustainable packaging ideas being dreamed up every day, brands that work with manufacturers that have in-house testing capabilities can be the first to bring these new technologies to market. Read how our industry-leading innovative research, pilot plant, and analytical lab bring an edge to the future in packaging.
Before choosing a packaging type to use for your product, it's crucial to understand its advantages and its impact on both product integrity and consumer perceptions. Learn about the top three packaging formats that dominate the industry by reducing costs, supporting sustainability, and maintaining product quality while also considering elements of custom packaging.
Brands that support worthy initiatives are at the forefront of limit-edition packaging product purchases. Historically, packaging design ideas have been a great catalyst for effectively articulating a brand's purpose and social causes; all the while shaping memorable experiences for consumers.
The Future Leaders in Packaging (FLiP) Mentorship program pairs plastics professionals under the age of 40 with volunteer mentors from throughout PLASTICS’ member companies. In Hannah Smith, Sr. Product Development Engineer case, she was paired with Monica Filyaw, Director of Quality, Safety and Regulatory Affairs for PolyQuest. Monica brought plenty of experience to the table both from her corporate life and from the PLASTICS perspective; she is the first woman to chair the association’s Food, Drug and Cosmetic Packaging Materials Committee.
The market is crowded with digital strategies, so it’s time to get creative with how your brand wants to enter the larger mobile consumer culture with smart packaging like adding QR Codes and other innovative ways!
In 1987, the United Nations released a lengthy report known as “The Brundtland Report”. One of the key takeaways from this report was the three pillars of Sustainability, which are now used across businesses, governments, and NGOs. Sustainability can only be achieved when the solution is viable socially, environmentally, and economically.
Printpack and Schneider Electric Partner to Bring Renewable Electricity to Querétaro and Guadalajara Facilities Printpack, a U.S.-based manufacturer of flexible and specialty rigid packaging, has partnered with Schneider Electric, the
The Flexible Packaging Association (FPA) awarded Printpack four Flexible Packaging Awards. Printpack received a Gold Award for Shelf Impact on the HerSHEy’s Bar. The Celebrate HerSHEy’s bar was created for
The demand for see-through windows and transparent packaging was one of the leading flexible packaging trends in the past several years. Today we are seeing a notable shift in these preferences and consumer expectations; especially in food packaging.