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How Hasbro is Phasing Out Plastic Packaging
The global toy company plans to eliminate all plastic packaging for new products by the end of 2022 and is introducing two new products that will “bring sustainability to family game night.”
Mar 15th, 2021
Sustainability Still a Global Key Packaging Focus, Despite COVID
The packaging industry is in high gear as the pandemic enters year two, searching for innovative solutions to sustainable packaging and e-commerce design demands.
Mar 9th, 2021
Innovations in Reuse - a Sustainable Solution
The Ellen MacArthur Foundation estimates that reuse is a $10 billion+ opportunity that can significantly reduce the environmental impact of single use packaging waste.
Nov 6th, 2020
Digital Print for Packaging Online
Taking place Oct. 12-14, 2020, DPP Online is the place to have technical discussions around commercializing digital print for the packaging industry.
Oct 7th, 2020
Smithers tests med devices
Smithers, a leading provider of testing, consulting, information, and compliance services, has announced the formation of the Medical Device Testing division.
Jul 20th, 2020
Retail Ready Packaging Growth
Emerging economies drive the growth of retail ready packaging, according to a new study from Smithers. Western markets are mature and will show below average growth through 2024.
Jan 10th, 2020
Digital Print Boosts User Experience for E-Commerce Packaging
Giuseppe Prioriello, Founder and CEO of Italian company Packly, spoke to the Digital Print for Packaging Europe conference in Berlin last week about digital printing’s role in e-commerce.
Dec 10th, 2019
Combining Digital Print and Corrugated Packaging for a “Box that Learns”
Matteo Bonfanti, designer at Ghelfi Ondulati, Italy, spoke today at Digital Print for Packaging Europe in Berlin, about a recent project that combined traditional materials, new technologies and one HP digital printer, to reach consumers in a timely way.
Dec 3rd, 2019
Global Packaging Research
Overall value of packaging in Asia will hit $377.5 billion in 2019. It will be the fastest growing major world region to 2024 reaching $458.2 billion in that year, according to a new study from Smithers
Nov 22nd, 2019