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Choice Brings Challenges

Bonnie Howard April 4, 2013 0

THERE ARE A NUMBER OF CHALLENGES CURRENTLY FACING UK LABEL PRINTERS by Stephen Lloyd, director of marketing & business development, Systems Labelling In a competitive environment, those companies that find a way to weave

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It Pays To Be Flexible

Bonnie Howard February 22, 2013 0

WALK DOWN ANY SUPERMARKET AISLE AND YOU’LL SEE A PLETHORA OF FLEXIBLE PACKAGING PRODUCTS by Ray Franks, managing director, Mercury Packaging All these have been developed by brand owners who are competing in an

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Plastics – again and again and…

Bonnie Howard February 21, 2013 0

THE BENEFITS OF PLASTIC FOOD PACKS DO NOT END WITH THE WASTE BIN by David Baker, general manager, RPC Bebo UK There are those of us who can still remember Long Play records, when

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Demand Grows

cMJZ34a5 February 12, 2013 0

THE INCREASING POPULARITY OF INTERNET SHOPPING WILL BE ONE OF THE MOST IMPORTANT TRENDS INFLUENCING PROTECTIVE PACKAGING DEMAND by Alan Yates, managing director and chair, Endoline Machinery This factor alone will necessitate heightened requirements

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Guarding More Than Contents

cMJZ34a5 February 5, 2013 0

CHOOSING AN APPROPRIATE PROTECTIVE PACKAGING SOLUTION CAN ALSO BE GOOD FOR A COMPANY’S BRAND IMAGE, EFFICIENCIES, AND ENVIRONMENTAL PROFILE by Tom Wetsch, VP – global product development, Pregis Protective Packaging Effective protection has always

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Perfect Material

cMJZ34a5 February 4, 2013 0

GLASS HAS A LONG PEDIGREE AS A PACKAGING MATERIAL BUT ITS HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL BENEFITS MEAN THAT IT HAS A BRIGHT FUTURE TOO by Lynn Sidebottom, sales and marketing director, Beatson Clark If you’re

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Fine Mist Sprayers Can Be Tailored

cMJZ34a5 February 3, 2013 0

A new range of fine mist sprayers for the cosmetics and personal-care industries has been launched by Leicester-based Rieke Dispensing. This 8201 Series offers different formats and customisation options, to enable the dispensers to

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Don’t Overlook Consumer Preference

cMJZ34a5 February 2, 2013 0

SUSTAINABLE PACKAGING IS A BIG PRIORITY FOR OUR INDUSTRY BUT CUSTOMERS ARE NOWHERE NEAR AS ENGAGED WHEN IT COMES TO PAYING FOR IT by Stergios Bititsios, associate director packaging and design, MMR Research Worldwide

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Sustainability Meets Luxury

cMJZ34a5 January 31, 2013 0

IN THE INCREASINGLY-COMPETITIVE ARENA OF LUXURY GOODS, LEADING BRANDS WILL SEEK EVER-MORE INGENIOUS WAYS OF MAKING THEIR PRODUCTS STAND OUT ON RETAIL SHELVES by Veronique Curulla, European marketing manager, Crown Speciality Packaging Europe Particularly

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Delivering On Your Strategy

cMJZ34a5 January 29, 2013 0

PACKAGING ‘OPTIMISATION’, OR ‘OPTIMIZATION’ AS THE AMERICANS WOULD CALL IT, IS NOTHING NEW – OR IS IT? by Greg Lawson, managing partner, Less Packaging As with many over-used industry terms, this word means different

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