Insulated Expanded Polypropylene Totes Ensure Fresh Food Deliveries for Major Online Supermarket Deliveries

An expanded polypropylene (EPP) tote offers outstanding insulation helping to reduce food wastage They are easy and comfortable to handle and their lightweight reduces carbon emissions and transportation costs The weekly food shop is now all about convenience. Today’s digitally connected consumers want to take punctual online home … [Read more...]

Smithers Pira launches new European packaging landscape study in association with Packaging Europe

Smithers Pira and Packaging Europe, both leaders in their markets, have pooled their shared industry knowledge and insight to produce The European Packaging Competitive Landscape: Strategic Forecasts to 2023 (via This brand new publication examines the … [Read more...]

Returnity and Sekoyia Partner to Ship Essentials Kits in Reusable Packaging

Collaboration Provides Sustainable Solution to Shipping Packaging Waste with First Field-Deployment of Returnity’s Chrysalis Packaging.     New York, NY, December 10, 2018--Returnity and Sekoyia have announced their partnership on the launch of Sekoyia’s newest product, the Sekoyia Essentials Kit. Returnity’s reusable, reversible … [Read more...]

Smithers Pira Announces Inaugural Packaging for E-commerce Conference

The 2018 program will feature representation from the entire packaging supply chain, focusing on making sustainable packaging a commercial reality. Smithers Pira, the worldwide authority on packaging, paper and print industry supply chains is launching a new conference this fall, focusing on Packaging For E-commerce (E-PACK Summit). Taking … [Read more...]

E-commerce Packaging: One Disruption We Could Do Without

Overpackaging and other ills of e-commerce We've all heard the word "disruption" used to describe e-commerce.  Online business disrupt traditional norms, job markets, pricing structures, on and on.  They've spent a lot of time coming up with affiliate programs and sleek digital marketing schemes, sometimes getting paid with cryptocurrencies. … [Read more...]

Does The World Still Need Bubble Wrap?

  Packing materials can now be made from seaweed. One inventor won a contest with an inner layer of a box that uses triangle networks to secure shippable items. Is it possible that bubble wrap, which celebrated its fifty-eighth birthday in January 2018, is now becoming obsolete?  Let's explore. The reason bubble wrap is … [Read more...]