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Beer and Wine Labels:  Market Highlights | Part 2 – The Wine Market
By AWA Alexander Watson Associates Bottles, cans, and now flexible packaging…   Beverage labels in general are a major component of the end uses for labels, and they employ all the major formats of printing and product decoration – glue applied labels (cold (wet) glue applied and wraparound); pressure-sensitive labels; heat
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Beer and Wine Labels:  Market Highlights | Part 1 – The Beer Market
By AWA Alexander Watson Associates Bottles, cans, and now flexible packaging…   Beverage labels in general are a major component of the end uses for labels, and they employ all the major formats of printing and product decoration – glue applied labels (cold (wet) glue applied and wraparound); pressure-sensitive labels; heat
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THE OUTLOOK FOR THE LABEL AND  PRODUCT DECORATION MARKET – Part 1
Here is a brief outline of current trends and the future outlook, focused on pressure-sensitive labeling, from industry experts AWA Alexander Watson Associates. Label printing:  a new definition The changing face of label printing is a reflection of the changing nature of the brand owner/consumer market.  An increasing range of
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IML – Injection Mold Series Label-Experts | Part 3 – The German IML-MARKET
Germany – In Mold in the the most difficult retail food market in the world Europe has a share of over 58% of the global IML market. Germany has a European share of about 28%. In other words, a little more than a quarter of the total European production is
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IML – Injection Mold Series Label-Experts | Part 2 – The Asia-Pacific IML-MARKET
Global In-mold Labels market is expected to reach to USD 8.78 Billion by 2026 at a CAGR of 5.9% during the forecast period from 2019-2026. Growing demand for packaged foods & beverages, growing population and rising demand for labels providing efficient brand recognition to product are the three factors affecting
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IML – Injection Mold Series Label-Experts | Part 1
Injection-Mold | Only 2% of the total label market, but very impressive and sophisticated If one compares in-mold labeling with PSL, sleeve and wet-glue labels, it is modest in terms of volume and also in terms of value. However, it is a market segment that is highly innovative on the
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CONSUMER BEHAVIOUR in a CHANGING WINE MARKET or THE ARRIVAL OF WINE 2.0
Consumers will continue to change their wine consumption due to climate change – contrary to the climatic changes in the wine Retailers are already now noticing climate-change induced changes in consumer behaviour. CLIMATE CHANGE AFFECTS CONSUMER CHOICE In hot summers, for example, wine consumption drops, and demand for heavy red
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THE WINE MARKET IN NUMBERS and the CHALLENGES AHEAD
The global wine market is currently estimated at just over 285 billion euros and is expected to expand at an annual growth rate of 3.4 percent to over 356 billion euros by 2022. A huge market, largely dominated by the wine nations of Europe and North America.  The USA, Italy,
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Flexible packaging – Quo Vadis or The Rise of the Stand-Up Pouch
While the market for flexible packaging was dominated by very large companies, the big players, further product proliferation and the speed of innovation are also favouring small and medium-sized companies and are now opening up new fields of activity for them. While 95% of FINAT members indicated their main field
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The Dangers of Burden Shifting–Why a Climate Strategy Does Not Equal a Sustainability Strategy
In the last few days there has been a growing number of voices across political parties and countries that a “recovery” after the COVID-19 pandemic is only possible in the sense of a more ecologically sustainable economy. This is true. But sustainability will also bring about many changes. Because what
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