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Antalis calls for e-retailers to prepare their packaging for seasonal opportunities
Corrugated, Innovation, Online

Antalis calls for e-retailers to prepare their packaging for seasonal opportunities

Antalis is calling on e-retailers to be prepared for the Christmas period with suitable packaging. Ian Whitcombe, packaging specialist – office trade at Antalis, said there is an increased onus on businesses to plan well in advance to ensure their packaging and logistics operations are able to withstand the spike in demand during seasonal holidays […]

4 emerging paperboard packaging trends
Corrugated, Designers, Innovation

4 emerging paperboard packaging trends

Four paperboard packaging trends emerged during the recent judging of the annual North American Paperboard Packaging Competition, organized and managed by the Paperboard Packaging Council. This year’s winners will be announced at PPC’s upcoming fall meeting (Oct. 24-26; Atlanta). But here’s a peek at what’s new in the market. 1. Digital escalation In response to […]

Study Confirms Cleanliness of Corrugated Shipping Containers
Corrugated, CPG, News

Study Confirms Cleanliness of Corrugated Shipping Containers

Single-use corrugated minimizes risk of contamination, supporting food safety Periodic testing performed to a protocol designed by food safety, microbiology and toxicology experts from the University of California-Davis and Haley & Aldrich, and sponsored by the corrugated industry confirms corrugated containers used to transport fresh produce are safe and clean. “Ninety-nine percent of the samples […]

2019 Packaging Design Trends
Corrugated, CPG, Innovation

2019 Packaging Design Trends

By Beth Owens Another year, another trend forecast of what to watch out for in the packaging world! 2019 will prove to be an exciting year in the areas of sustainability, branding and expanding retail channels. There is growing recognition of packaging has having more than a protective function; to makes you memorable to consumers, tells […]

3 Ways COVID-19 Will Change Packaging Design
Corrugated, Innovation, Trends

3 Ways COVID-19 Will Change Packaging Design

Product packaging has developed an even more vital role in the COVID-19 world. Early shelter-at-home orders made food delivery and ecommerce a necessity, driving increased packaging demand. And concerns over surface contamination changed the way that many people interact with the packaging that arrives in their homes. Even with states re-opening, these trends continue and […]