In 2012, glass packaging achieved another increase in global retail volume consumption across fast-moving consumer good industries.Yet competition from lighter, unbreakable packaging alternatives such as rigid plastic and pouches does not cease to intensify for glass. By further leveraging its quality heritage, high barrier properties and green credentials, glass is predicted to not only consolidate its presence in alcoholic drinks and foods but also to find valuable opportunities in beauty.
The Global Glass Packaging: Understanding Challenges and Shaping Future Growth global briefing offers an insight into to the size and shape of the packaging market, highlights the effect of emerging geographies, categories and consumer trends on the packaging landscape. It identifies the leading pack types, offers strategic analysis of key factors influencing the packaging market - be they packaging innovations, consumption growth, category switching, economic/lifestyle influences, legislation or environmental issues. Forecasts illustrate how the market is set to change and criteria for success.
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