The flexible packaging converter takes home top honours at the 2019 Flexible Packaging Achievement Awards Competition
March 7, 2019
As part of the 2019 Flexible Packaging Achievement Awards Competition, TC Transcontinental Packaging announced that it has won the Gold award for Sustainability for a second year in a row, as well as the Gold award for Packaging Excellence and the Silver award for Technical Innovation for the Harney & Sons Master Tea Blenders pouch.
In another industry leading sustainability initiative, Aptar Beauty + Home has created a solution that integrates color matching into closures that are produced of 100% Post-Consumer Recycled (PCR) material.
TC Transcontinental Packaging is proud to launch in North America one of the first-in-market, 100% recyclable, multilayer barrier stand-up pouch in partnership with Harney & Sons, an American tea company, for their loose tea flexible plastic pouch.
As a growing number of consumers elect to purchase groceries online, food and beverage brands must consider ways to capture market share. And while consumers rely on e-commerce for convenience and pricing, packaging is also a part of their online shopping experience, influencing purchasing decisions and longer-term brand loyalty.
Some of the world’s biggest retailers and food companies, such as Kellogg Co, Walmart Inc, and Nestle, backed a new initiative recently to improve global supply chains amid rising consumer demand for slave-free goods and services. The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF), which represents about 400 leading retailers and manufacturers across 70 countries, said it is creating a benchmark to support the development of more socially and environmentally responsible supply chains.
After making an aggressive promise in 2008 that 100 percent of its cups would be reusable or recyclable by 2015, Starbucks, still nowhere close to hitting that number, has officially admitted it needs help. Your help. And it's willing to pay.
Evolution. It’s integral to design as artists respond to shifts—in the economy, in politics and especially in culture. When it comes to color’s role in this evolution, it’s clear that trends based on deep-rooted societal changes have greater authenticity and staying power than more ephemeral fads. InVisiO Color Inspirations 2019+ examines the once and future progression of art and design.