Haney, The Packaging Microfactory, has officially launched the VIA ReSolve Sustainable Packaging Program. This exceptional resource guides brands of all types in the design, development, and deployment of optimized environmental packaging solutions.
Haney is expanding its digital printing and packaging capabilities with the launch of Haney Digital. Building on 30 years of heritage and passion for brand package innovation and realization, Haney Digital delivers digital printing, laminating, and converting for short-run commercial flexible packaging applications to the Consumer-Packaged Goods (CPG) industry.
For more than two centuries, DuPont has expanded the boundaries of technology. These advancements encompass a vast assortment of industries, enabling limitless possibilities.
At its core, DuPont is a science company dedicated to finding solutions to global problems. Their Advanced Printing business has attained that goal, and is empowering brands to tell their stories through the development of innovative flexographic plate technologies and the creation of digital inks.
At GPA, collaborating with global brands and manufacturers allows us to stay on top of evolving market demands for innovative products. In the luxury packaging world, there are a series of design processes that, in our opinion, are becoming hot trends within the industry therefore driving some of our newest product offerings.
Brand owners are eying ways to enhance consumers “on-the-go” lifestyles through new, innovative functional packaging solutions. This emerging “functional packaging” category, consisting of ease-of-use flexible pouches, stickpacks, and pressure sensitive reclosures, that aims at simplifing the consumers interaction with the package.
One of the world’s most widely used forms of packaging – the blister pack – can now be made totally in paperboard. Two major benefits are reduced environmental impact and less consumer rage and self-injury. Blister packs are made to hang on a holder in the retail store and often consist of a paperboard backing plus a moulded transparent plastic front section to display the product to the consumer. The Norwegian converter Moltzaus’s ingeniously designed Cefapac improves both the pack’s environmental performance and its openability, and has already won awards.
Approximately one third of Americans believe that a company’s reputation and affiliation with social issues is correspondingly as essential as the product it sells. In response, brands are taking the concerns of their consumers to heart in a new wave of cause marketing.