The sustainable and recyclable packaging solutions are finding increasing applications in manufacturing space due to its low environmental impact, growing focus on recyclability, government emphasis on efficient packaging management, and an increasing ban on plastic.
The global industrial packaging market is estimated to reach $75.54 billion by 2025, registering a growth rate of 3.62% during the forecast period 2020-2025.
Among the factors driving this market growth, ‘zero waste packaging’ is a notable mention. The zero-waste approach requires innovative design and management of products and processes to reduce materials’ volume and toxicity systematically. It tackles the problem of waste by encouraging and creating strategies for eco-friendly production and packaging and resource management.
To put the spotlight on other key developments in the industry, Manufacturing Outlook illustrates how companies are taking steps toward sustainability-focused initiatives along with other major industry trends affecting the manufacturing packaging industry. The edition also features thought provoking articles from Earl Newsome, Chief Information Officer at Cummins Inc.; Michael Carroll, Vice President of Manufacturing at Georgia-Pacific LLC; Geoffroy Naegelen, Director at GEP Worldwide; and Drew Hevle, Manager of Corrosion Control at Kinder Morgan, who offer their insights into crucial topics like the importance of bringing ‘hyper-realism’ in the transportation and automotive industry, how IoT data ecosystems will transformation B2B competition, key takeaways from France’s plastic packaging ban, and corrosion control practices in the manufacturing industry.
In this edition of Manufacturing Outlook, we also bring to you the story of some of the top manufacturing packaging solution providers. In the list, Ckdpack stands out for its zero waste, long distance sustainable packaging solutions, delivered through smart, high-quality, and cost-effective packaging; PreMark Health Science, a full-service contract manufacturer and packager specializing in nutrition products, dietary supplements, and skin care manufacturing solutions with their state-of-the-art facility and equipment; and Rondo Pak for their innovative print and packaging solutions for today’s most demanding markets.
Through the following pages, we aim to shine a light on the innovative trends and latest developments in the manufacturing packaging industry. We would like to know your thoughts.