GlobalData’s survey provides a specific insight for manufacturers that they would be more likely to make a higher profit from today’s consumers if they decide on the path of plastic-free...
16 July 2019
15 July 2019
Smaller brands are paving the way in environmentally sustainable and ethical beauty products, and their sustainability credentials could provide these brands with a substantial opportunity for growth.
19 June 2019
While there can be few companies that don’t recognise the importance of the issue of packaging waste, their choices are still largely dictated by cost and profitability.
7 June 2019
Waitrose says its aim is to eliminate all unnecessary plastic and to make all of its own-brand packaging from reusable, recycled or biodegradable material by 2023.
3 June 2019
A significant proportion of UK consumers (45%) say packaging without plastic would encourage them to buy more of the product, according to a GlobalData survey.
24 May 2019
The food and drinks industry appears trapped in a zero-sum game. Is it possible to reduce plastic packaging without increasing food waste?
17 May 2019
Lost Sheep Coffee is shepherding us to a greener future with capsules made from lignin, a plant-based compound produced when wood is processed into paper.
2 May 2019
Food waste is not only a moral concern, with starvation prominent around the world, but is a key environmental issue.
24 April 2019
Globally, over a third (35%) of consumers are more interested in products which are packaged without any plastic at all, according to GlobalData’s 2018 Q3 primary consumer research.
5 April 2019
James MacKenzie Q&A: How late-stage packaging customisation is shaking up the pharmaceutical supply chain
Tablets in blisters may seem like a simple, everyday item, but in reality the manufacturing process is highly sophisticated. The trend toward smaller batch sizes and higher numbers of packaging...