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The Whole Package (Part 3)

Converting browsing to buying: Keys to Effective Packaging Design
So your PDP (principal display panel) worked overtime in getting your potential customer to pick up the product. What needs to happen now in order to get them to buy?
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Package development

The sphere is here: pre-packaged ice to debut

In an arena where square was once held in high regards, the sphere is here shaking up the ice segment and delivering some cool effects to the spirits market. 


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Scale design considerations for food applications

The two biggest factors in the success or failure of any given product in the food and beverage industry are product quality and quantity. To satisfy these requirements, manufacturers must obtain precise measurements of packaged food and beverage goods and accurately record this data. Additionally, each package should be prepared in a sanitary environment to prevent contamination and preserve product integrity.
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Guest Blog

The Whole Package (Part 2)

Maximizing the Sale
You’ve got their attention. Your package stood out from the rest in their eye. Now that you’ve got their attention, how do you engage them to pick up the product? Let’s take a look at what happens next in the sale process and how you can optimize your package to maximize the sale. This is the second in our series on creating packaging that increases sales.
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Choosing the right coding for cardboard

Cardboard packaging is continuing to grow in popularity because of its excellent environmental credentials and ability to emphasize brand values.
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Guest Blog

The Whole Package (Part 1)

Keys to Effective Packaging Design
How hard does your packaging have to work? When your customer is walking down the aisle, you only have two seconds to wow ’em. Not only are you fighting to grab their attention, you’re competing with all the other products on the shelf. Does your package have what it takes to stop the customer in their tracks? This series will look at all the techniques you can use to make the sale.
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Modernization in Packaging: How a change can do you good

MMR’s associate director of packaging and design, Stergios Bititsios, explains why brand owners shouldn’t fear the modernization of packaging as long as consumer perceptions are considered.
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Watch this tea package disappear before your eyes

Designer Aaron Mickelson develops a sustainable solution to tear up packaging waste
Designer, Aaron Mickelson has created disappearing packaging. The Disappearing Package project features several innovative packaging ideas that eliminate or greatly reduce the amount of packaging in various products.
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Package optimization in the face of government legislation

Regulations not only influence copy, but packaging design elements as well.
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Tea package blends music and art

Tea for Tyrants packages tea with music downloads and original art
Imagine an evening filled with art and new music alongside a cup of fine, imported, loose-leaf green tea. It sounds like an evening at an art gallery or a posh party, but the musicians behind the new project, Tea for Tyrants, want to package this pleasant combination for you to enjoy any time.
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Beverage packaging innovations huff, puff and blow traditional packaging down.

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2014 December

Check out the December 2014 issue of Food & Beverage Packaging, with features on the best new packages from 2014, produce packaging innovations, and much more!

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Modified Atmosphere and Active Packaging Technologies

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Food and Beverage Packaging's Buyer's Guide provides a list of suppliers of food and beverage packaging solutions. 

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