Between 2014 and 2019, e-commerce sales ratios nearly tripled globally. The convenience of shopping online has only increased for consumers over the past year and a half as the world grapples with stay-at-home orders because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
BASF has developed new adhesives for labels that no longer interfere with paper and paperboard recycling
BASF has achieved a breakthrough in the development of adhesives that do not interfere with the recycling of transport boxes, such as paperboard and cardboard boxes with paper labels coated with Acronal RCF 3705 or Acronal RCF 3706.
JK Paper has started the commercial production of packaging board at its new facility at Unit CPM, Gujarat. The paper and paper packaging producer has informed that its packaging board plant began production on 14 January.
A combination of deep learning, natural language processing, and computer vision enables Amazon to hone in on the right amount of packaging for each product.
The COVID-19 pandemic has provided a major boost to e-commerce, with the U.S. Census Bureau reporting a 45% year-over-year increase from the second quarter of 2019 to the second quarter of 2020. For brands experiencing a significant increase in e-commerce sales or embracing e-commerce for the first time, designing packaging to hold up under the conditions a single parcel may face in shipping can be a challenge. Products that are damaged during shipping are costly to your brand’s reputation and can ruin your relationship with customers.
The high-strength paper features high-burst factor and high-tearing strength properties, which makes it an optimal option for e-commerce deliveries
(UPM Raflatac, Helsinki, 4 November 2021 at 11:00 EET) – UPM Raflatac is leading the way by introducing a full range of paper label products made with 100% recycled fibers designed for food, retail and logistics labeling needs. The range includes the first commercially available Total Phenol Free thermal paper labels made with 100% recycled fibers. These labels are a good choice for logistics and retail labeling applications and contribute to the overall sustainability of the packaging.
The cost-increase of a number of inputs for kraft paper has impacted the corrugated packaging industry which will have to persevere in the recent spike in the prices. FCBM has appealed to all stakeholders including the government to take necessary steps to help the industry to emerge out of this crisis.
Smurfit Kappa Launches Unique Sustainable Packaging Portfolio to Drive Growth in the Online Health and Beauty Market
Packaging leader Smurfit Kappa has launched a unique range of circular packaging solutions for the rapidly growing online health and beauty market. The customisable eHealth & Beauty portfolio includes sustainable, paper-based packaging solutions ideal for shipping vulnerable products, such as fragrances, cosmetics, and skin and hair care products, as well as tamper proof packaging designed for vitamins, supplements and sports nutrition.