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Allen Field

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Date registered: October 7, 2011

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  1. Packaging Tips Told by a Retail Veteran — May 9, 2016
  2. Poll Says Over One Fourth of Respondents Will Use Cobots in Packaging Operations in 2016 — April 28, 2016
  3. The Evolution of Corrugated Box Flutes Is Important, and Here’s Why — April 8, 2016
  4. Customers Aren’t Happy With E-Commerce Packaging — March 23, 2016
  5. Category Focus – Self-Ready Packaging (SRP) — January 29, 2016

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Packaging Tips Told by a Retail Veteran

Ron Sasine, who has served as senior director of packaging for Walmart, is a retail veteran who is sharing his vast knowledge of the packaging industry with brand owners and their packaging suppliers looking to decipher the best practices for what retailers are really looking for.


Poll Says Over One Fourth of Respondents Will Use Cobots in Packaging Operations in 2016

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According to data from a new poll, it appears the use of cobots in the packaging operation industry is on the rise in 2016, which shows the expansion potential this robotic automation will have in packaging operations going forward.


The Evolution of Corrugated Box Flutes Is Important, and Here’s Why

Corrugated box flutes: we use them for everything from pizza boxes, various take-out containers and bakery boxes. The evolution of these flutes isn’t done, either. There are new classes of flutes emerging often for specialized needs in newer items like disposable bakeware and other eco-friendly disposables.


Customers Aren’t Happy With E-Commerce Packaging

A survey completed by Shorr Packaging has revealed adult e-commerce customers aren’t satisfied with packaging. In fact, only 11 percent of total customers are completely satisfied.


Category Focus – Self-Ready Packaging (SRP)

Point of sales can no longer afford to ignore the category of Self-Ready Packaging (SRP), with more and more brands coming to the realize how effective it can be. Historically, retailers haven’t put much effort into SRP, but the tides are quickly changing.


Global Packaging Demand to Increase Up Until 2020

The rate of global packaging will grow between 2015-2020, a new report suggests, with the prediction that it will reach $998 billion at today’s prices over a five-year period.


Bioplastic Market is Set to Soar Over the Next Five Years

Allied Market Research, a marketing research team has released a new and exciting report on Bioplastics and their development in popularity among the packaging industry.


PACK EXPO: Top 3 Packaging Trends that are Affecting the Global Packaging Market

There are many packaging trends that have flooded the packaging industry this year, but some show a forecast of greater influence on the global market for packaging design than others.


In-Mold Labeling is on the Rise

In 2015 it became apparent to the packaging industry that in-mold labeling was on the rise. Those within the packaging industry conducted a study on in-mold labeling and this is what they found.  In-mold labeling is expected to grow the most rapidly of all primary-packaging label technologies through 2019, with stretch, sleeve and heat-shrink labels …

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Impressive Packaging Design

Product packaging can wow consumers in a variety of ways, from the pretty to the creative.  Packaging makes consumers want to share their experience with others, so knowing how to harness the power of packaging is a great way to market your brand to current and potential customers.

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