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Flexible Packaging in the Hands of Gen Z: Meeting New Consumer Demands

May 18, 2020

By Todd Meussling, Senior Manager, Fresh-Lock Market Development Generation Z currently comprises 27 percent of the U.S. population (Business Insider). That’s a huge figure. This generation, born from 1997 onward, has grown up with the internet of things. They’re great multi-taskers, tech-savvy and forward-thinking. This is the first generation to have experienced social media early…


Comprehensive EFI ERP Solution Boosts the Bottom Line at PPC Flexible Packaging

April 21, 2020

PPC Flexible Packaging reportedly continues to drive efficiency across its multi-plant footprint using the EFI Packaging Suite and Radius Packaging ERP solution from Electronics For Imaging, Inc.. Most recently, PPC Flexible Packaging installed the comprehensive workflow at its manufacturing operation in Pewaukee, Wisc. It is the latest step in a company-wide roll out of the…


TC Transcontinental Packaging Steals the Show for Sustainable Packaging at the 2019 PAC Canadian Leadership Awards

June 20, 2019

TC Transcontinental Packaging announced that it has won the entire Sustainable Packaging category at the 2019 PAC Canadian Leadership Awards.


The Six F’s in Flexible Packaging

June 15, 2019

By Danny Beard, President of Packaging Specialists At the risk of sounding obvious, the best attribute of flexible packaging is its, well, flexibility. I don’t mean flexibility only in the classic definition – soft or malleable – although that is one of the features of flexible packaging. The flexibility of flexible packaging is much more…


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JUSTIN’S® and ProAmpac Pioneer Sustainable High-Barrier FDA-Compliant Flexible Pouch Using Post-Consumer Recycled Content

June 12, 2019

ProAmpac recently announced that it is producing a high-barrier pouch made with 25 percent post-consumer recycled (PCR) materials.


Stretching it Out

June 3, 2019

Flexible packaging is best known for its design properties that are tailored to fit any product being packaged, solving the one-size-fits-all approach taken previously. This type of packaging allows for a variety of innovative shapes, sizes and appearances. With such innovation it is not a surprise that flexible packaging is on the rise. In fact,…


LavishLinen™ Virgin OverLaminate : Nobelus

April 30, 2019

Nobelus is bringing a new linen film with extreme dimension to market for label and short run flexible packaging applications.


Assessing the Sustainability Benefits: Flexible Stand-Up Pouches for Baby Food — A LCA Case Study

April 10, 2019

The Flexible Packaging Association’s (FPA) report, A Holistic View of the Role of Flexible Packaging in a Sustainable World, highlights the sustainability benefits of flexible packaging. FPA commissioned PTIS, LLC to provide a holistic view on the sustainability benefits that flexible packaging offers; provide foresight into future sustainability implications for flexible packaging; and develop six…


FPA Publishes Perspectives on the Meaning of Sustainability in Flexible Packaging Study Report

March 25, 2019

The Flexible Packaging Association (FPA) recently announced that it has published its latest sustainability report, Perspectives on the Meaning of Sustainability in Flexible Packaging. FPA commissioned the study to better understand perspectives on sustainability and packaging among both consumers and brand owners. The study integrates insights from brand owners surveyed online in June 2018 by…


FPA Announces 2019 Board of Directors

March 21, 2019

The Flexible Packaging Association (FPA) announced the election of its 2019 board of directors.


PPC Flexible Packaging Obtains G7 Certification

February 26, 2019

PPC Flexible Packaging recently announced its newly acquired G7 certification status.


PTI and Haney Partner to Help Brand Owners Launch Commercially-Successful Packages Faster

February 21, 2019

PTI and Haney have formed a new “concept to commercialization” partnership.


FPA Publishes 2018-2019 Flexible Packaging Buyers Guide

July 23, 2018

A comprehensive listing of FPA members’ manufacturing and material supplying capabilities.


FPA Announces New Flexible Packaging Market Tracker Tool for Members

April 5, 2018

The Flexible Packaging Association (FPA) is pleased to announce that a new Flexible Packaging Market Tracker tool is available on the FPA website, flexpack.org. FPA worked with Euromonitor International to develop the Flexible Packaging Market Tracker. The tool features 20 key flexible packaging country markets and highlights market dynamics, trends, and opportunities to expand business…


Global Flexible Packaging Market 2017-2023

January 22, 2018

The “Flexible Packaging Market: Global Industry Analysis, Trends, Market Size and Forecasts Up To 2023” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com‘s offering. The report predicts the global flexible packaging market to grow with a CAGR between 5.5% over the period of 2017-2023. The report on flexible packaging market is a comprehensive study and presentation of…


Global Low-Density Polyethylene Market Is Set to Grow

December 21, 2017

Technavio (technavio.com) market research analysts forecast the global low-density polyethylene (LDPE) market to grow at a CAGR of close to 3% during the forecast period, according to their latest report. The report further segments the global low-density polyethylene market by application (films, extrusion coating, and injection molding) and by geography (APAC, EMEA, and the Americas).…