Green and Sustainable Packaging

5 Innovative Ways to Make Your Flexible Packaging Stand Out

Flexible packing is increasingly common, and the marketplace is getting crowded. Catching your consumers’ eye is more difficult than ever before. Here are 5 innovative ideas on how you can make your flexible packaging design and functionality stand out from your competitors. #1 – Eye-catching Graphics We all know that the main way to get Read More about 5 Innovative Ways to Make Your Flexible Packaging Stand Out

Green Food Packaging – You Don’t Need to Sacrifice Style to be Sustainable

All modern product manufacturers know the right packaging can make-or-break a sale. Research conducted by MarketingProfs suggests that at least one-third of consumers base their purchase decisions on the package, not necessarily the product itself. Attractive packaging draws a customer in. Package elements like typography, color, texture, weight and even smell, can make a product more enticing Read More about Green Food Packaging – You Don’t Need to Sacrifice Style to be Sustainable

Highlights from SuperZoo 2017

SuperZoo is one of the largest and most-attended trade shows in North America. Over 10,000 pet industry representatives from all over the world come together over four days for educational seminars, to discover new products, make business connections, and have fun. Emmerson Packaging’s team just returned from their whirlwind trip, and have loads to share Read More about Highlights from SuperZoo 2017

The Power Of Eco-Friendly Pet Food Packaging For Premium Brands

To say that the premium pet food market is booming would be an understatement. Family households in Canada and the USA are home to nearly 158 million dogs and cats, and many pet owners consider their animals to be part of the family. People are taking steps to ensure their pets are afforded the same Read More about The Power Of Eco-Friendly Pet Food Packaging For Premium Brands

Emmerson Packaging’s 6 1/2 Initiatives That Support Supply Chain Sustainability

Helping our clients achieve their sustainability goals is something we’re proud of at Emmerson Packaging. You can feel great about the impact you’re making by choosing sustainable packaging for your products, and your eco-friendly consumers will appreciate your support of green practises at all levels of your supply-chain. Not only do we provide customers with Read More about Emmerson Packaging’s 6 1/2 Initiatives That Support Supply Chain Sustainability

Sustainable Packaging: Recyclable vs. Biodegradable

Companies in the frozen food, pet food, and towel and tissue industries who haven’t yet “gone green” are lagging behind their more forward-thinking competitors in the area of sustainable packaging. With multiple options for more sustainable packaging—including recyclable and biodegradable packaging—how can you be certain which is better for your product, your consumers, and the Read More about Sustainable Packaging: Recyclable vs. Biodegradable

Sustainable Packaging Challenges: Product Protection & More

Sustainability has become the watchword in all levels of society. Around the world, governments, businesses, and consumers are all increasing their focus on environmentally friendly and sustainable practices, and sustainable packaging is a big part of that. According to a recent study from Unilever, 53% of consumers in the UK and 78% of consumers in Read More about Sustainable Packaging Challenges: Product Protection & More

3 Ways Environmentally Friendly Food Packaging Can Help You Reach Your Corporate Sustainability Goals

If you’re like a lot of forward-thinking companies, you have set corporate sustainability goals that your entire organization is striving to achieve. As you may be aware, sustainability reporting and corporate sustainability goals are an important part of building public trust for the modern company. In its guide to corporate goal setting, the United Nations Read More about 3 Ways Environmentally Friendly Food Packaging Can Help You Reach Your Corporate Sustainability Goals

Packaging Design: A Closer Look at Motivation and Impulse Purchases

Packaging design is the number one driver of impulse purchases which, in turn, are among the top drivers of revenue for producers. Up to 40% of consumer spending at the supermarket is made up of impulse buys. How can savvy manufacturers use this information to pad the bottom line? Understanding what causes an impulse purchase Read More about Packaging Design: A Closer Look at Motivation and Impulse Purchases

Biodegradable Packaging: Addressing Common Questions

Sustainable packaging matters to consumers: in a recent survey, two-thirds of consumers said that environmentally friendly packaging is the most important action a brand can take to demonstrate its commitment to sustainability[1]. At first glance, biodegradable packaging may seem like the Holy Grail of green packaging, and an easy way to win over eco-conscious consumers. Read More about Biodegradable Packaging: Addressing Common Questions