Tryptophan is an essential amino acid, which is present in high levels in pumpkin seeds. Some other foods that have significant amount of the tryptophan includes meat, crab, eggs, fish, spinach, dates, spirulina, banana, oat, etc.
Gamma linolenic acid is a polyunsaturated fatty acid which plays important functions to maintain human health. Gamma linolenic acid is found in a few seed oils such as borage, evening primrose, and blackcurrant. The omega-6 fatty acids are not produced in the body, and thus, are obtained through diet and supplements. The omega-6 fatty acids are required to maintain heart health, mood balance, and insulin utilization.
Industrially, the Fire Retardant Fabrics are produced through the surface treatment of the fabric during the finishing process which in turn impart the flame-retardant property within it. Prevalently, fire retardant fabrics are used in the manufacturing of the protective wears. Also, fire retardant fabrics find their application in the production of curtains, drapes, health care fabrics, tents, tarps, and military applications, among others. Generally, the Fire Retardant Fabrics are produced by incorporation of the fire resistance additives with man-made fibers or through synthesis of fire resistance copolymer with the fabric polymers
2-hexyldecanol, Mol. Wt.: C16H34O is an organic solvent that belongs to the group of type Guerbet alcohols. Generally, 2-hexyldecanol is also known as 2-Hexyl-1-decanol which is a class of highly branched fatty alcohols (C12-C36,). In Industry, 2-hexyldecanol is produced through the reaction sequence which is associated with the aldol reaction that carried out in the presence of alkaline catalysts at high temperature.
Future Market Insights (FMI), in its new publication, offers actionable insights on future prospects of the ‘Two-Wheeler Lubricants Market’ for the period between 2019 and 2029. As per the study, the global sales of two-wheeler lubricants reached ~2,300 KT, equaling revenues worth $13.7 billion in 2018.
Benzalkonium Bromide, also known as “Benzododecinium bromide”, is a white color, solid, an inorganic chemical compound. Benzalkonium Bromide is easily soluble in water whereas insoluble in organic solvents. Benzalkonium Bromide is a quaternary ammonium compound which is a part of the cationic surfactants group.
Global Biodegradable Lidding Films market is correlated to the significant presence of organized retail and wholesale sector across the world. Biodegradable materials are plastic films whose raw material is vegetative such as corn starch, tapioca products or sugarcanes. These thermoplastic aliphatic materials are derived from renewable resources called Poly lactic acid or polylactide, shortly named as PLA, and can biodegrade under presence of oxygen. Biodegradable Lidding Films are used for the packaging of prepared food, tablets, and in syrup bottles.
Blow molding is a manufacturing process by which hollow plastic parts are formed. It is also used for forming glass bottles. In general, there are three main types of blow molding: extrusion blow molding, injection blow molding, and injection stretch blow molding. The process of injection blow molding is used for the production of hollow glass and plastic objects in large quantities. In the this process, the polymer is injection molded onto a core pin, then the core pin is rotated to a blow molding station to be inflated and cooled.
The most common method of food preservation is to enclose them in sterilized container or canning. This has encouraged the manufacturers to move into canning machine market as cans are as it is easy to open, distribute or reseal after use. Canning packaging is also moisture resistant which improves the quality of food which benefits both the consumers and manufacturers.
Packaging has become an integral part of our modern life due to its easy transportation, storage and also due to the attractiveness to the consumers. Product packaging can also play a major role in success or failure of the product. One of the important part packaging plays is that it not only protects the product from damage in transporting from manufacturers but also protects the product on the retail shelves. One such important innovation in the field of packaging are net bags. Net bags are the new height of unique packaging. Net bags are a unique combination of functionality, value, and appearance.
Flexible packaging extends the shelf life of products as well as increases its product appeal. Retort grade BOPET films is one such flexible packaging material. Biaxial-oriented Polyethylene terephthalate (BOPET) films are made from polyethylene terephthalate (PET) by drawing PET into thin films and stretching it into machine before cross directing.
Packaging is the largest industry that uses functional additives and barrier coatings; they are used in packaging as they improve processing and manufacturing performance, and provide materials to have the assortment of enhanced properties.
Ever since the packaging manufacturers started using advanced technology in packaging the end use of packaging has been exploding into multiple industries such as Food and beverages, healthcare, chemical, and home care. The food industry is the most influenced industry by the changing technological advancements in packaging. Packaging has helped food industry to sync with changing needs and lifestyle of the consumers. Popcorns is one such food which is consumed during a movie or a football match and to ease the convenience of handling of popcorns while watching a show, movie or a game packaging industry has developed popcorn boxes. At the point of sale, popcorns are commonly procured in boxes, buckets and paper bags in small, medium and large quantity.
Convenience and user experience plays a significant role in the design of consumer packaging products such as a bag, pouches, boxes, containers, etc. To gain market share and to serve various packaging applications manufacturers immensely rely on plastic. Increased use of the plastic for packaging is degrading environment due to improper decomposition of plastic waste. The need for reducing plastic waste has led to the growing penetration of paper in packaging application for down-gauging the negative impact of packaging on the environment.
The need for increasing the shelf life of the products has led to the innovations lever tinplate containers. Lever lid tinplate containers are ideal choices for packaging of goods which are to be used over a prolonged period. As the levered lid offers the perfect solution for packaging of a product which is to be frequently used over a long duration.
Technological advancements and innovation growth in packaging industry have enabled packaging to play the more vital role than just containing the product during the transit. Today packaging industry is over $820 billion and is anticipated to grow at rapidly due to its growing area of application in various industries such as automotive, shipping and logistics, food and beverage industry. Dunnage trays are commonly made of plastic and are created with the impressions to perfectly fit with the product hence increasing the stability of the product during the transportation and storage of the product.
Food packaging market is the fastest growing segment of packaging market, and packaging manufacturers are using various innovations and strategies to tap the potential of food packaging market. One such innovation is double seam bowls made of metal or plastic with high barrier properties for increasing the shelf life of the product without using any refrigeration.
Pillow pouch is one of the most traditional ways of pouch packaging used in the market. Pillow pouch is a simple, reliable and cost effective packaging solution and most frequently used form of pouch readily available in the market. It provides a design that can easily accommodate solids, liquids and powdered form of any product. Pillow pouches are in high demand for food and chemical packaging and are thus available in different colors and sizes.
The revenue form the packaging industry sales globally is expected to continue to show strong growth as both increased consumption and demand for consumer goods and food has driven the needs for more sophisticated packaging, such as easy peel film packaging, supported by growing middle class and rising disposable income.
Packaging has developed itself as an important component in the modern lifestyle due to its transportation, storage, and rising consumer inclination towards convenience on the backdrop of a fast paced lifestyle. Moreover, the growing demand for healthy products have witnessed developments in terms of its consumption over the last few years and easy availability due to its effective packaging solution.
With the advancement of technology in every aspect of life, automation is gaining traction due to its efficient, effective, faster and safer application. Labeling equipment is a type of automated machine which is gaining huge adoption in the packaging industry considering, various aspects in terms of safety and authentication.
Packaging industry has made strides in terms of design incorporating functionality into the mix. Innovations in packaging have become key to keeping up with the changing needs of the consumers as well as the manufacturers. Packaging has encompassed almost all the industries in the world and they have individually experienced a shift in their packaging designs. One of the most interesting industries to incorporate packaging innovation into their operations is the semiconductor and technology industry.
Packaging in today’s world calls for a multi-functional approach of the designing of the product. With the race to reduce the overall cost of production, manufacturers have innovated with the packaging design. This has led to a shift to flexible packaging, low use of material, low cost of storage and low transport cost. In this day and age another functionality that manufacturers need to take into account is safety. With the on the go lifestyle settling in, people expect the products they have purchased to be safe to consume.
Packaging has become a vital constituent of modern life due to the ease of transportation, storage and inclination of the consumer towards an extensive usage of bags. Moreover, food products, health supplements, and electronic components are some of the things that have witnessed improvements regarding demand over the last few years and are more readily available due to an efficient packaging solution.
Plastic packaging is one of the most common form of packaging, however there is always a concern on their ability to retain the quality of the product in their original form. Therefore, there has been increase in the demand for the products which can give greater level of protection to the product especially for food and beverage sector.
Flat bottom pouch also known as stand up pouch mainly use in food industry. The flat bottom pouch market is expected to grow at significantly high growth rate, attributed to high demand for quality packaging in premium food products and flat bottom pouch advantage such as requirement of less space and less packaging material.
High barrier film packaging provides protection to sensitive material from damage stimulus such as moisture, oxygen, and dust, which can degrade quality of products. This form of high barrier film packaging are suitable substitutes for food packaging and pharmaceutical packaging, to keep food and pharma products protected, and extend shelf life. High barrier films in flexible packaging are often used to ensure product integrity and maintain quality inn case of water permeation moisture, oil, oxygen, aroma, flavor, gas, and light.
Digital label printing is used in product packaging for almost all the industries such as cosmetics, food & beverages, pharmaceuticals, FMCG, etc. The digital label printing market is expected to have significantly high growth rate as global packaging and labeling industry growing at a rapid CAGR. The volume of the packaging printed with digital printing is expected to be more than double as compared to its actual volume over the forecast period.
Product packaging designers are faced with conflicting requirements throughout the development process. Good pack aesthetics are vital for the success of the product, whilst unit costs must be minimized and suitability for stacking and transportation maintained. Packaging design depends on choosing the right materials to pack, 3-dimensional look of the package, and how is it unpacked so that it can or cannot be reused. Packaging design process is scattered across multiple groups and suppliers. These suppliers use multiple steps such as quality checks, recalls, and incur higher costs which gradually delays the process.
Surface mount technology also called as SMT is a technique of mounting electronic components on the surface of printed circuit boards. Ball Grid Array also called as BGA is one of the types of surface mount packaging. BGA are more convenient and robust type of packages compared to the conventional packaging such as quad flat packaging. The BGA are usually used widely in high-performance applications where high electrical and the thermal requirement is a top priority. BGA are available in plastic, ceramic and tape type of materials.
The demand for ready-to-eat, minimally processed and easily prepared food is increasing day-by-day. Initially packaging of these foods was basically to provide protective and barrier functions, against physical and environmental damages. However, the growth or spoilage due to microorganisms in the packaged foodstuff has still continued to cause problems regarding food safety and quality. To deal with this problem, the concept of ‘Active Packaging’ was introduced, where different active substances are incorporated into the packaging material to improve its functionality. Antimicrobial food packaging is one form of active packaging, where use of materials with antimicrobial properties is involved.
Packaging is one of the major industry in the world in which healthcare packaging represents minuscule share. The pharmaceutical packaging has rapidly become a vital part of drug delivery system as well as a major element of the marketing mix, though which manufacturers can distinguish their products from that of their competitors. Healthcare packaging protects products from materialistic damage, biological contamination and from all unfavorable external influences which can destruct the properties of the healthcare products. In material terms, healthcare packaging comprises of primary packaging, secondary packaging and tertiary packaging system.
E-commerce is becoming primary mode of buying things. Today United States accounts for approximately $650 billion of E-commerce sales. Booming E-commerce market is contributing to growth of logistics & supply chain industry. The constant rise in demand for efficient solutions to ship small to medium sized valuable items in E-commerce has led to the growth in demand for Kraft bubble mailers.
Globally, nearly six percent of the electrical & electronic devices such as PCBs and semi-conductor gets damaged every year from static electricity which is generated due to frictional contacts or electrostatic induction between two electrically charged objects. Due to such reasons, ESD trays are predominantly used as protective packaging across electronic and electrical industries. Countries like China, Taiwan, and South Korea have highly demanded ESD trays in order to render protection to devices from external damages.
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.
Rotational molding is a process of heating and rotation of mould, filled with the material in order to spread and stick to the walls of mould. Rotational molding machine is also called as roto molding machine. In order to maintain uniformity of the final product, the mould is consistently rotated during the heating process to achieve the even thickness.
Parchment paper is a high density, natural, and non-stick paper which is used to bake food products in the conventional or microwave oven. The paper is safe to use in the microwave oven up to 420 degrees Fahrenheit. It is produced by the parchmentizing process which includes the process of passing the paper through sulphuric acid or zinc chloride, which causes the fiber of the paper to swell and then the paper becomes dense, translucent, and greaseproof and possess good wet-strength characteristics. The paper offers convenience to the bakers such as easy clean-up and easy transfer of food items from pan to cooling rack.
Nylon films have high barrier property, strength, and high melting points. Thus, they are used as a packaging material. Chemically nylon is also known as polyamide. Nylon films are widely used as packaging material for cheese, sauce, smoke fish, microwavable products, dairy products and others.
Thermoform fill sealing machine is an automatic machine, which finds applications in thermoforming, filling and sealing requirements in various industries such as food, chemicals, and healthcare, among others. Thermoform fill sealing machine has witnessed high preference in the last decade. Thermoform fill sealing machines completely eliminate the requirement of preformed trays.
Twisted handle bags are made of kraft paper, which can be brown kraft or white kraft. The twisted handle attached with the bag differentiates these bags from rest of the paper bags. Twisted handle is attached by using glue. Twisted handle bags are widely used in retail sector for shopping and promotional activities. These bags are also used by consumers to carry meals and carry food parcels from restaurants.
Protective packaging ensures safety of the products. Square mailing tube is a rigid packaging solution widely used for storage of documents, machinery parts, and electrical products, among others. Square mailing tubes are one variety of mailing tubes. Square mailing tubes provides sufficient space for printing. Square mailing tubes are made using single wall corrugated sheet. These are made by folding the corrugated sheet. The market for square mailing tubes is anticipated to grow over the forecast period. Square mailing tubes are single piece square shaped tubes having opening tabs.
Increasing global transportation of products across cross boundaries is leading to more and more product damage while moving from one place to another. This factor has created an immense demand for protective packaging of products. Inflatable bags packaging is one of the prominent segment in protective packaging which is expected to witness a burgeoning demand in the coming years.
Aluminum extrusions are extensively used in automotive, aircraft, toys, home & office furniture, etc. Due to its lightweight (1/3rd compared to copper), corrosion free, good electricity & heat conductivity they are increasingly used in industrial applications.
The bespoke dispenser market is vastly driven by the development of food & beverages sector. To expand geographical outreach, manufacturers of bespoke dispensers are focusing on product innovation and technological advancement. Bespoke dispensers are customized form of packaging which provides the convenience of product storage and transportation.
Flow wraps are attractive and durable coverings on products, a process which is known as flow wrapping. The process allows products to be wrapped in clear or printed Polypropylene (PP) film. One of the major reasons for preference for flow wraps is their airtight nature, which enables product protection, and extends the shelf-life of the product. Manufacturers across the world focus on packaging solutions having consumer convenience and experience at the epicenter.
Corn-based plastics are primarily a biodegradable group of polymers that can be manufactured from renewable resources. Corn-based plastics are starch-based bioplastics in the form of disposable tableware and carrier bags. Bioplastics have widespread applications in various industries, including the packaging industry. There are numerous advantages of corn-based plastics in the packaging industry. One of the key factors positively influencing preference for corn-based plastics is that they are 100% biodegradable, which results in less pollution.
The global food industry has witnessed significant growth in consumption, in the last couple of decades, leading to increased demand for efficient and hygienic food packaging solutions. To meet the rising demand, food packaging manufacturers across the globe resort to ways to increase their yield, such as adoption of automated technology.
Medical packaging requires a high amount of sterility to ensure that the product is free from any source of contamination. The need for medical packaging arises from the increasing demand from the healthcare as well as the consumers for a sterile as well as cost effective forms of packaging. Constant technological advancement is being carried out by manufacturers to manufacture not only sterile but also simplistic forms of medical packaging.
The gable-top liquid carton is a packaging distinguished by its special styling. The Gable-Top name came from the fold which is at the top which looks like the gable roof of a house. The gable-top liquid cartons have flexible and are highly recognizable. The gable-top liquid cartons is a packaging distinguished by its special styling and by the high degree of flexibility for packaging.