Black Friday has well and truly cemented itself as the key date in the UK retail calendar. A whopping £1.4bn was spent on online sales in the UK on Black Friday last year – up by 11.7% on last year….
We all know the packaging industry has a lot of bad press. Excess material, non-recyclable plastics, ocean pollution and landfill sites make difficult reading. Statistics have shown that the average consumer will handle over 50 packaged items a day, so it’s no surprise we are becoming more aware of our eco-footprint.
Enter Sustainability, one of the biggest requirements for any business in 2018. In response, packaging firms have invested millions in research and NPD. But what actually makes packaging sustainable? And are all the claims made by global suppliers, brands and retailers actually true?
This eBook is designed to help anyone involved in packaging identify the best option for their brand in today’s climate. So, whether you know exactly what you’re looking for or want to settle in for the full debrief, we’re sure you’ll learn something new today…