Rigid Packaging Category


February 23, 2017 - Flexible Packaging Rigid Packaging

Understanding EVA (Ethylene Vinyl Acetate) Hot Melt Adhesives

The Ethylene Vinyl Acetate (EVA) market is expected to be worth $9.71 billion by 2020, as cited in Markets and Markets. With high demand in packaging applications especially, using EVA copolymers in chemical formulations offers many advantages. Find out about EVA hot melt adhesives in particular. Using EVAs in Hot Melt Adhesives  With a rubber-like softness …

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February 22, 2017 - Flexible Packaging Rigid Packaging

2017 Global Packaging Market Trends

Updated June 22, 2017 SmithersPira cites the packaging market is expected to reach $997 billion by 2020. With key factors such as sustainability and convenience driving customer choices, packaging companies strive to stand out. Let’s take a look at how this year’s packaging market trends can help companies do that. Clear Branding As noted in Mintel’s global …

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February 9, 2017 - Rigid Packaging

Smart Packaging Trend

As cited in ASI Magazine, active and intelligent packaging has been predicted to expand to $3.5 billion by this year. Take a look at this latest packaging trend and why it deserves smart adhesives. What is Smart Packaging? Smart packaging, which provides enhanced packaging functionality using electronics, encompasses two sub-segments: Active packaging: features such as moisture …

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January 25, 2017 - Rigid Packaging

Criteria for Selecting a Corrugated Packaging Adhesive

Bostik works with customers to ensure the right corrugated packaging adhesive is chosen for their specific application. Gain insight into the following criteria we use when helping customers determine which product is best suited for their needs: Type of Substrate It’s important for Bostik to note whether the customer’s substrate is: Virgin corrugate High recycled …

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