The Paperboard Packaging Council (PPC) today shared several current trends in folding carton and rigid box design, as distilled from the recently adjudicated 2017 North American Paperboard Packaging Competition.
While PET bottles represent the largest volume share of pack types in North America, pouches will see the greatest forecast CAGR of 5.7%, adding nearly 2 billion units sold through 2020, according to the 2017 Global Packaging Trends Report.
The award categories cover every aspect of aluminum foil usage across many diverse markets, particularly those for packaging and technical applications. Constantia Flexibles' winning Alufoil products are in the pet food, candy, bakery and beer categories.
In this issue of Packaging Strategies, we take a look at the packaging robotics industry, learn about some of the latest products to be featured at PACK EXPO LV, sustainability innovation, and much more!