2016 Packaging Passport
The role of packaging in the creation and merchandising of new and existing products is becoming increasingly important. Consumers’ preferences for storage space options and shelf-life are driving many of these changes, as are manufacturers’ needs for continual innovation and improvement. Reports under the Packaging Passport provide timely information to keep you on the forefront of packaging industry change.
CLEARMarketTrends Reports included (5)
Planning for the future should always start with a review of the recent past. This report provides a strong information foundation for planners and includes types of formats and finishing, including recyclable material used for dairy-related product packaging. Extensive information on types of packaging equipment and inspection technology used can also help companies gain insight into key changes in the dairy-related packaging industry.
This report contains detailed information on trends in the flexible packaging industry, with a particular focus on packaging inks. Understanding current operations and demand, as well as changes in demand, for flexible packaging can assist in planning and sales forecasting. Additionally, purchase patterns for ink, manufacturing and sourcing, as well as pros and cons of different types of ink provide valuable insight about the flexible packaging industry.
Planning for the future should always start with a review of the recent past. This report provides a strong information foundation for planners and includes spending, types of products purchased, budget information, and expectations of future sales. Extensive information on equipment purchases and operations improvement strategies for packaging, including changes in practices for off-shore and domestic packaging give insight into key changes in the packaging industry.
Understanding changes in the dynamic packaging industry is critical to planning for success and competitive advantage. This report details changes in revenue and profitability, as well as printing options used, equipment and materials used and related pricing, as well as important factors driving purchase decisions. The biggest issues and greatest inefficiencies are identified by industry professionals.
More and more food & beverage and CPG companies are changing from rigid packaging to flexible packaging. This report explores the reasons driving the rigid to flexible packaging change. Additionally, this report includes information about the process for and challenges in making that packaging change.