O. Kleiner Uses PacXpert to Produce Brainypack – An Innovative Flexible Packaging

O. Kleiner AG is a reputed manufacturer of food and non-food flexible packaging for the international and domestic markets. The company has started using Dow Packaging’s PacXpert to produce Brainypack, a flexible packaging for fillings amounting to a maximum of 20L in size. The technology behind PacXpert facilitates the transition from larger, conventional, rigid containers […]

Flexible Packaging Demand – European Market Witnesses Poland’s Rise to the Top

According to PCI Films Consulting, Poland showed a remarkable growth rate of 5% in flexible packaging demand during 2014. In contrast, it was a mere 1.4% for Europe as a whole. The European marketplace average was significantly outperformed by other national markets of Romania, the Slovak and Czech Republics, and Turkey. Overall, the European flexible […]

Sustainable Packaging. SPC Course Takes a Look At it’s Role.

Sustainable Packaging Coalition’s upcoming course in North Carolina’s Charlotte, from October 6-8, 2015 is going to be a big hit. The course is set to focus on several important measures being taken by the packaging industry in its bid to become more sustainable. According to Nina Goodrich – Executive Director of the (SPC), it would […]

Food Packaging. TIPA’s 100% Biodegradable’s set to solve Food Waste

Did you know that food packaging is the top contributor to food waste? In the growing market of food and beverages, this has been a major problem. Now, a newcomer in the packaging industry – Israel’s TIPA, has come up with a solution. Being established by Tal Neuman and Daphna Nissenbaum in April 2010, TIPA […]

Packaging Prices – Resin Shortages Set to Increase in Europe

Several plastics packaging companies in Europe have started announcing a hike in their packaging prices due to limited supplies and high polymer costs following a string of force majeure declarations in the area. Linpac Group, having 18 plants all around the world, with its global headquarters in Featherstone, England, is the latest company to join […]

Global Flexible Packaging Market Set to Touch $ 99.1 Billion by 2019

According to a report by Transparency Market Research (TAM), the flexible packaging market worldwide is expected to reach $99.1 billion by 2019. The increasing demand from Asia Pacific and rest of the world is set to push the demand for this market from 18,666 kilo tonnes (KT) in 2012 to 24,728 KT by 2019.