Americans are drinking more bottled water than any other packaged beverage –– outselling carbonated soft drinks, by volume, for the first time in history, the International Bottled Water Association (IBWA) and the Beverage Marketing Corporation (BMC) announce.
Currently, the number of companies confirmed to exhibit rose by 50% compared to the last staging in 2015; an additional 1,000 exhibitors are expected to showcase their latest products, technology and services on 645,800 square feet.
As part of its mission to improve patient adherence and outcomes through packaging, the Healthcare Compliance Packaging Council (HCPC) is excited to announce the winners of its annual Compliance Package of the Year competition. The winners were announced at the organization’s RxAdherence2017, Strategies to Improve Outcomes conference held May 2 in Florham Park, NJ.
Diverse ongoing threats, new regulatory requirements for life critical products and technical evolution will fuel market growth for anti- counterfeiting packaging technologies across the next five years, according to exclusive new data from Smithers Pira.
Consumer focus on wellness, environmental impact and macroeconomic factors such as the growth of the middle class creating more disposable income are shaping the global packaging market, said Charles D. Yuska, president and CEO, PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies.
The Paperboard Packaging Council (PPC) recognizes masterful folding carton and rigid box manufacturing. The competition will be adjudicated by a panel of packaging experts in July at PPC headquarters in Springfield, MA.
GS1 Connect® 2017 will feature presenters from more than 50 leading corporations including Google Manufacturer Center, Mondelēz, Pfizer and Target over the course of the three-day conference and exhibit to be held June 20-22, 2017, at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, NV.