Business Management

Multipurpose Packaging
September 21, 2016 at 3:43 pm

Packaging isn’t just for the consumer. Stores are increasing the demand for retail ready packaging, providing opportunities for converters.

[Video] Ups and Downs in Packaging Design Communication
September 20, 2016 at 9:50 am

Strong communication is a key aspect of a packaging production project. However, aligning the designer, brand owner and printer is not always easy. In this video, Kory Grushka of Works Design Group discusses a project where communication went smoothly and one where communication could have been improved.

[VIDEO] Why Poor Communication Isn't Worth the Risk
September 11, 2016 at 9:41 am

When a packaging project is on a tight deadline, it can be easy to overlook the communication process. But when brand owners, designers and printers don't get on the same page, the project is put at risk. Ashley Roberts, senior production editor of packagePRINTING, spoke with Kory Grushka, director of business development at Works Design Group, to learn more.

Keeping Ahead of Consumer Packaging Demands
August 9, 2016 at 10:34 am

Whether it's recyclability, waste reduction or nutritional implications, shoppers often look to packaging for key buying cues. packagePRINTING spoke with David Luttenberger of Mintel, a market intelligence agency, about some of Mintel's latest findings and how converters can be proactive partners with brands.

Acpo Names Product Managers for Two New Film Lines
June 7, 2016 at 8:21 am

Two new product managers have been named to acpo's new lines of barrier and protection films. John Coyne will take the role for barrier films, while Anthony Saglimbeni will assume the role of production manager for protection films.

What You Need to Know About the New Nutrition Label
May 24, 2016 at 9:15 am

For the first time in more than 20 years, the Nutrition Facts label that appears on food and beverage packaging is going to look a little different. On Friday, the FDA announced the changes, which it says will help consumers make more informed purchasing choices.

drupa Cube Program to Include Packaging Sessions
April 26, 2016 at 9:08 am

drupa cube, the event and congress destination at drupa 2016, will feature some 60 keynote speeches, panel discussions and presentations by international experts, including sessions specific to packaging.