According to the latest market research report by IMARC Group, the global paper cups market reached a volume of about 316 Billion Units in 2018, exhibiting a CAGR of nearly 3% during 2011-2018.
Biodegradable packaging has gathered groundswell of interest among food companies and consumers alike. The popularity of biodegradable cups—whether made from plastics or paper—has risen among foodservice industries as environmentally friendly solutions. The compostability and biodegradability of such solutions continue to attract packaging manufacturers and recycling companies.
Paper cups are disposable containers, made up of paper and are cylindrical in shape. It is usually coated or lined, with either wax or plastic, in order to prevent leaking out or soaking of any liquid. Paper cups are available in different sizes and colors and are widely used across the globe.
Anticipated to reach a valuation of approximately $8.4 billion in 2019 and representing a moderate year-on-year growth rate, the global landscape for paper cups is expected to flourish, considering the ‘environment-friendly’ status because of its decomposable and biodegradable nature. Moreover, government regulations favoring environmental benefits will fuel the widespread adoption of paper cups, predicts Future Market Insights in its recent study on the global paper cups market.
Heat sensitive cups are cups which are sensitive towards heat or the temperature of the liquid in the cup. As a result of this sensitivity, the graphics or appearance of the cup changes. The customizability of the cups enables manufacturers and end users to target young consumers.
The lids are essential part of food & beverage packaging, to prevent it from leakage or to keep the product fresh. The PET dome lids were introduced in the market to improve the appearance, and give it an attractive look. The PET dome lids are odorless and thus will not alter the taste of the beverage or food covered with it.
Paper cups are used by the retailers and brand owners for beverage packaging which mainly includes coffee, cold drinks, tea, and ice cream among other packaging. As the name suggests paper cup lids are used to cover paper-based cups. The paper based packages requires specific lids which are lighter in weight. Paper cup lids are made up of either paper or plastic material.
Packaging solutions are necessary in that they protect and preserve a product from any type of harm such as leakage, contamination, damage, etc. during the course of transit, consumption, and storage. Over the last few years, packaging solutions have grown in terms of appearance, features, colors and convenience. A growler is a type of vessel or container that is used to transport beer while also protecting it from degradation. These growlers are also described as simply air-tight jugs.