Rigid Packaging Category

How Packaging Companies Embrace What Consumers Care About

SmithersPira cites the global packaging market is predicted to reach $975 billion by 2018. As consumers purchase more packaged goods, they look for ones that resonate with what they care about. Let’s take a take at what those items are and how packaging companies reflect it. Convenience Consumer lifestyles have shifted, becoming more “on-the-go” than …

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How Adhesives Improve Quality of Life

Adhesives play a significant role in today’s manufacturing. From food packaging to automotive door panels, the world would be very different if it weren’t for adhesives. Let’s take a look at some examples of how adhesives improve the quality of our daily lives. Adhesives Make Ready-to-Eat Meals Possible As consumer lifestyles have shifted, single serving, instant …

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March 9, 2017 - Rigid Packaging

Rigid Packaging Adhesives Market, Smart Adhesives for it

As cited in ASI Magazine, the global rigid packaging adhesives market is expected to reach $18.2 billion by 2021. Let’s look at factors causing this growth and the smart adhesives that can keep up. Increased Consumption of Packaged Food and Consumer Goods As urbanization continues to expand worldwide, people are buying more pre-packaged food and …

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Address Packaging Downtime for a Smoother Running Plant

In a recent blog post, we discussed how to maintain how melt adhesive performance during equipment downtime. We also discussed troubleshooting common adhesive problems in order to increase production efficiency and reduce packaging line downtime. These included: Addressing charring and stringing problems Avoiding packaging pop-opens Yet it’s important to understand all potential causes of packaging line …

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