FPA forecasts steady growth for U.S. flexible packaging

The Flexible Packaging Assn. envisions 2014 growth of 3.8%, for a total of $28.2 billion, making it one of the fastest-growing packaging segments in the U.S.
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Fig. 1: Flexibles go big with Scott’s Snap-Pac lawn care
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Session touts the packages of tomorrow, today, plus: 'best-of-show' highlights

Here's your ticket to more than 130 video booth tours, a session on the latest trends, news and day-by-day audio podcast highlights from the editors of Packaging World, including a recap of packaging trends as presented by VP/Chief Editor Pat Reynolds.
Package Case Study

Compost tea goes greener with fitment pouches

Vermicrop Organics realizes cost and time savings by switching from rigid plastic bottles to gorgeously printed pouches for its compost tea product, Vermi T Solution.
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Five steps to great design with flexible film

How to execute a flexible package design that allows for attractive aesthetics, protects the product and improves bottom-line results.
Independent studies showed that that the eos lip-care package scored high on a measure of consumers’ response to innovative design.
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Balancing risk with innovation

One of the major roles of the packaging R&D function is to identify and address all the risk areas in a project, one by one.
Materials Product Brief

Interactive disk

Wellman (Ripon, WI) has developed a computer-based interactive guide to aid in selecting materials for thermoformed packaging and to assist in troubleshooting during the thermoforming process.
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