Plastic

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APR
2013

Walmart Get on the Shelf Contest

Is it every product entrepreneur’s dream to have their product sold at Walmart?  Well, the retail dominator announced a new contest last January, called the “Get on the Shelf” contest. The company wanted to find the next “It” product. Some are calling the contest a form of Crowd... Read More →
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22
MAR
2013

Top 7 Packaging Trends for 2013

Where will packaging go this year? Are bio-plastic and digitally-printed corrugated cardboard going to dominate?  Or is this the year of QR codes, high visibility packaging or social media integration? Is cardboard packaging where the cost savings really are? If you’re still... Read More →
17
DEC
2012

Blister Packaging – High Visibility Solutions for Retail

One of the most evident proofs of high technology used in packaging today is blister packaging. The paper, metalics, printing, embossing, and plastic manufacturing employed in blister packs is amazing. It’s a high tech product that can help you sell more at point of... Read More →
04
DEC
2012
clamshell package

High Visibility Packaging Adoption to Grow Strongly

Research company Global Industry Analysts announced their new report on high visibility packaging and the outlook appears to be very strong. They believe the market for blister and other high visibility packaging is expected to exceed US$37 Billion by 2018. This trend has... Read More →
09
OCT
2012
clamshell package

Packaging that Adds Value?

Value Added Packaging is the New Packaging To many industry people and consumers alike, packaging is branding. The packaging of a product improves aesthetics and generates more reassurance that the product inside it is of the highest standards and value. The packaging also must... Read More →
01
OCT
2012

Packaging Conferences in Canada

Looking for inspiration for your packaging challenges or discussions with industry leaders about the direction of the packaging industry in Canada or the US?  There are a variety of conferences taking place throughout the year here in Canada, and plenty more in the US. Whatever... Read More →
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