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Dan Stamp | Industry needs to do more to attract young engineers

Dan Stamp | Industry needs to do more to attract young engineers

January 29, 2015 No Comments »

Dan Stamp, design engineer for Kliklok, explains why the packaging and processing industry must do more to attract new young engineers to the industry. Read More »

Mike Gilligan | Keeping pace with the market

Mike Gilligan | Keeping pace with the market

January 26, 2015 No Comments »

Mike Gilligan of Mercury Search and Selection looks at the economic recovery and its impact on the recruitment market. Read More »

Nigel Crunden | Tackling the jargon

Nigel Crunden | Tackling the jargon

January 26, 2015 No Comments »

Nigel Crunden at Office Depot explores the issue of jargon in business. Read More »

Raj Bhardwaj: Growth, consolidation and uncertainty in 2015

Raj Bhardwaj: Growth, consolidation and uncertainty in 2015

January 23, 2015 No Comments »

A look at what's on the horizon this year in the corrugated market. Read More »

Supermarket sweep: intriguing innovations in packaging

Supermarket sweep: intriguing innovations in packaging

January 12, 2015 No Comments »

In the third of her Supermarket Sweep series of articles, Kate Fischer of Sun Branding Solutions examines packaging's innovations. Read More »

Christmas pack design trends in 2014

Christmas pack design trends in 2014

December 18, 2014 No Comments »

Matthew Briggs, creative director, Sun Branding Solutions, chooses his five best design themes of what’s out there for the 2014 festive season. Read More »

Top tips: Taking control of brands on the digital shelf

Top tips: Taking control of brands on the digital shelf

December 18, 2014 No Comments »

Sharon McGuire, director of business development and growth, Europe, SGK, discusses what brand owners can do to ensure a consistent brand experience for consumers across both physical and digital. Read More »

Jocelyne Ehret | The future’s light?

Jocelyne Ehret | The future’s light?

December 10, 2014 No Comments »

Jocelyne Ehret of Havi explores the issue of lighter packaging. Read More »

Grant Montague |Insights on the Chinese packaging market

Grant Montague |Insights on the Chinese packaging market

December 10, 2014 No Comments »

Grant Montague of PRS looks into the Chinese packaging market and explores the differences Read More »

Supermarket sweep: intriguing innovations in packaging

Supermarket sweep: intriguing innovations in packaging

December 1, 2014 2 Comments »

In the second of her Supermarket Sweep series of articles, Kate Fischer of Sun Branding Solutions examines pack innovations Read More »

Raj Bhardwaj: All is generally well; can we avoid spoiling it?

Raj Bhardwaj: All is generally well; can we avoid spoiling it?

November 26, 2014 No Comments »

Raj Bhardwaj takes a look at how the corrugated market is performing and what to look out for in the future. Read More »

Planned flexibility: Contract packing for Christmas and preparing for the unexpected

Planned flexibility: Contract packing for Christmas and preparing for the unexpected

November 19, 2014 No Comments »

Ben Guy, managing director of Phoenix Contract Services, discusses how contract packers can plan to handle big volumes and tight turnarounds at short notice. Read More »

The magical half-second: making the leap from brand ignorance to brand advocacy

The magical half-second: making the leap from brand ignorance to brand advocacy

November 18, 2014 No Comments »

Adrian Collins, managing director of Ziggurat Brands, assess how packaging can recruit advocates to new products. Read More »

Grant Montague: Why country of origin needs to be considered

Grant Montague: Why country of origin needs to be considered

November 6, 2014 No Comments »

Grant Montague of PRS takes a look at how country of origin can have a significant influence on consumer behaviour. Read More »

Raj Bhardwaj: CorrBoard expertly manages a soft landing in uncertain times

Raj Bhardwaj: CorrBoard expertly manages a soft landing in uncertain times

October 22, 2014 No Comments »

Raj Bhardwaj discusses global economic factors surrounding the outlook for containerboard demand Read More »