Archive for November, 2017

Caps & Closures Used for Beverages to Reach 1.5 Trillion Units in 2021

| November 30, 2017

Global demand for caps and closures in beverage applications is projected to increase 3.5% annually to 1.5 trillion units in 2021. Among the most significant factors affecting the beverage industry overall is the shift in consumer preferences toward beverages that are healthy and convenient, with bottled water the primary beneficiary in volume terms. According to […]

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Meat Alternatives Booming

Meat Alternatives Booming

| November 29, 2017

There are more package options to satisfy every palate. By: Elisabeth Cuneo Walk around the grocery store and you’re sure to see growth in one particular food segment, meat alternative products. There has been a lot of buzz surrounding meat alternatives as of late, especially with the brand, Beyond Meat, as Tyson Foods, the country’s […]

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Stretch Film Demand to Grow 3.8% Annually Through 2021

| November 29, 2017

Stretch film demand in the U.S. is projected to advance 3.8% per year to $2.7 billion in 2021. Growth can be attributed to improvements in stretch wrapping machinery and equipment, enhanced resin properties, and the increasing market share of more cost-effective products. Each of these developments has opened new markets for which stretch film was […]

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Konica Minolta Accelerating Growth Within Industrial Markets

| November 28, 2017

Konica Minolta (konicaminolta.com), at Labelexpo, announced a “100th customer” milestone, a strategic partnership in Europe with finishing specialist GM and the launch of a new product to underpin its accelerating growth path within industrial printing. At the show, Konica Minolta demonstrated products and solutions that provide business efficiency and value improvement for label, industrial and […]

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MoistTech Corp. Announces its Move in Sarasota, FL

MoistTech Corp. Announces its Move in Sarasota, FL

| November 27, 2017

MoistTech Corp.® (moisttech.com) has grown over the past years with the need to expand its corporate headquarters to a larger facility to continue to exceed customer’s needs. Still located in beautiful Sarasota, FL, the move into a new, larger office space accommodates the growing sales team, marketing efforts, lab & sample testing facilities and calibration […]

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Increasing Demand for Printing Ink in Packaging Industry

| November 22, 2017

The “Ink Solvent Market: By Type, By Product Type, By Process, By Application & By Geography – Forecast (2017- 2022)” report has been added to Research and Markets’ (researchandmarkets.com) offering. Ink solvents are specifically formulated chemicals which are used to control viscosity and allow flow without damaging printing rollers and achieve desired printing output. Globally increasing demand for […]

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Top 5 Vendors in the Private-Label Food and Beverage Market in the U.S. from 2017 to 2021

| November 21, 2017

Technavio (technavio.com) has announced the top five leading vendors in a recent report. This market research report also lists 12 other prominent vendors that are expected to impact the market during the forecast period. According to the research analysis, the private-label food and beverage market in the U.S. is fragmented with the presence of many small, medium-sized, and […]

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Packaging Adhesives Market Worth $10.11 Billion by 2025

| November 21, 2017

The global packaging adhesives market is expected to reach US$10.11 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc (grandviewresearch.com). The growing usage of packaging adhesives in flexible packaging, paper & board packaging, and rigid packaging is anticipated to strengthen the market growth. Increasing demand for packaged food products and organized retailing has resulted in […]

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Avery Dennison Named as a Finalist in the 2018 edie Sustainability Leaders Awards

| November 20, 2017

Avery Dennison (averydennison.com) has been recognized by edie, a leading information resource for sustainability-oriented companies, as a finalist in the 2018 Sustainability Leaders Awards. Avery Dennison was named in the Employee Engagement and Behavioral Change category for Sustainable September, its annual sustainability employee engagement campaign. “We reach out to employees to encourage sustainability year-round,” explains […]

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Food and Beverage Trends Propelled by Healthy Nutrition, Clean and Clear Labels, and Convenience

| November 20, 2017

Healthy nutrition, clean and clear labels, sustainability, convenience, Big Data, and evolving social trends such as eating at home are the key factors driving the North American and European food and beverage markets. Functional foods enjoy the largest growth potential within these markets, and a key success factor will be incorporating healthy ingredients into all […]

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