Flexible packaging is at the forefront of important packaging trends in product protection, design and performance, consumer convenience, and sustainability, all of which positively impact the environment, consumers, and businesses.
During Pack Expo 2015, Sun Chemical will dicuss its wide range of packaging innovations, including specialty coatings which enhance shelf impact; a laser marking solution that improve productivity; and brand protection offerings which increase package security.
Demographic changes, active lifestyles and a continuing trend toward sustainability are spurring development of innovative flexible packaging solutions that offer consumer goods manufacturers marketing opportunities in key sectors.
Battelle and Mondelez International have co-developed a new technology for reclosable packaging called low-tack adhesive that will offer better usability for consumers and provide a cost-competitive innovation for packaging manufacturers.
A quick scan of any store shelves reveals the growing success of standup pouches, which have gained ground in a wide variety of markets including snack food, confectionary, baby food, produce, alcohol, pet food and even motor oil.
Eighteen packages were recognized with 22 Flexible Packaging Achievement Awards within one or more categories including Packaging Excellence, Printing and Shelf Impact, Technical Innovation and Sustainability Achievement.