Survey results covering breakthrough packaging technologies from the last 25 years show that convenience factors have the greatest impact in the marketplace. Reclosable packaging and microwavable plastic tray packaging were named the top breakthroughs that impact consumers’ lives. The survey was hosted by DuPont in conjunction with its 25th Annual Awards for Packaging Innovation, and was available to industry professionals for the last month. Reclosable packaging earned 28% of votes, while microwaveable meals in “ovenable” packaging materials earned 21%. The third largest response was recycled content in consumer, industrial, and community programs that support social goals at 18%.
Blog Source: PackWorld