Analysis

  • Recycling rates: the CEFLEX project

    A consortium of European companies has set up a project to increase flexible packaging recycling rates. Katie Woodward finds out how this how this initiative can fast forward the recycling...

  • Sensory engagement: tapping into the market

    To entice consumers, brands use many tactics on their product packs. Personalisation is one area that has been fully tapped into, however there are other avenues which engage the senses....

  • Packing a punch: boosting business through new products

    With ever-growing pressures on businesses to enhance end-user experience, whilst minimising overheads, maximising supply chain efficiencies and also reducing their carbon footprint, the packaging sector is constantly being called upon...

  • The disappearing act: shrinking pack sizes

    Hundreds of items, including toilet rolls, chocolate and biscuits have seen prices stay the same as pack sizes shrink. Callum Tyndall finds out what is behind the shrinking epidemic that...