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Climate Change Interest Isn’t Ideology, It’s Economics
Economics is the new driver of climate change initiatives, according to Reusable Packaging Association. Attention to packaging selection and management can not only help reduce negative sustainability impacts, but also create new value streams.
The Reusable Packaging Association (RPA)
Jul 20th, 2020
Smart Supplement Shipper is Letterbox-Friendly, Sustainable
Anne Marie Mohan
May 15th, 2020
Healthcare Market Equipment Investments Poised for Growth in 2021
May 15th, 2020
Beauty Supplement Line Reimagined to the ‘Maxi’
Anne Marie Mohan
Apr 13th, 2020
IIoT Gives Cosmetics Packaging a Makeover
Dec 13th, 2019
Two Exceptional Brands Each Gifted with 0.5M Free Closures
A medical food for chemo/radiation patients and a low-sugar, carb, and calorie cold-pressed almond juice impress judges of Silgan Closures’ first Free Closures for a Year competition.
Anne Marie Mohan
Nov 2nd, 2019
E-Commerce and Personalization Drive Packaging Changes in Nutraceuticals
E-Commerce is necessitating a movement away from rigid plastic and glass containers, while personalized supplement packs gain steam.
Nov 22nd, 2019
FDA Finds Asbestos in Baby Powder, Recall Ensues
Johnson & Johnson recalled thousands bottles of their famous baby powder after the FDA found trace amounts of asbestos.
Oct 24th, 2019
Stick Packs and Flexible Pouches Gaining Momentum in Nutraceuticals Market, but Glass Still Best for Some Products
Millennials and baby boomers experiencing pill fatigue are growing the market for vitamins and other supplements, as well as functional foods and beverages.
Oct 15th, 2019
Consumers Want Sustainable Nutraceuticals Packaging, but Shelf-Life Blurs the Picture
New study from PMMI Business Intelligence on the growth of the nutraceuticals markets says consumers are driving manufacturers towards recyclable packaging in pouches, but manufacturers are calling for a shelf life of at least two years.
Oct 8th, 2019
Nutraceutical Packaging Borrows Inspiration from Other Markets
A new study from PMMI Business Intelligence, “2019 Nutraceuticals Market Assessment,” looks at vitamins and other supplements as well as functional foods and beverages.
Sep 16th, 2019
Live from Natural Products Expo East: from Keto Cookies and CBD-Infused Cotton Candy to “Hempaceuticals,” It’s All Here
More than 30,000 attendees are in Baltimore this week where branding and packaging take center stage to communicate the many benefits of functional foods, beverages, supplements and beauty products.
Sep 12th, 2019
Functional Foods Make Up 36% of the U.S. Nutraceuticals Market
A new study from PMMI Business Intelligence takes a deep dive on functional foods packaging trends - meeting consumer demand to move away from pills to powders and soft chews.
Sep 10th, 2019
Grass-to-Glass Traceability and Consumer Engagement for Infant Formula Brand, Friso
Kezzler enables FrieslandCampina to reinforce transparency and build trust with Chinese consumers.
Sep 9th, 2019
U.S. OEMs May Not be Catering to the Growing Nutraceuticals Market
In a new study from PMMI Business Intelligence, respondents say they often have to go overseas for smaller, more versatile machinery, and especially packaging equipment suited for pilot projects.
Sep 5th, 2019
U.S. Nutraceutical Trends: Personalization
Personalization is an emerging trend in the supplement industry. Related, longer-term trends are digitization and genetically-targeted nutrition, says a new Business Intelligence study from PMMI.
Aug 30th, 2019
Gut Connection Launches with a Stand-Out Package Design
Country Life enters the emerging prebiotic category with the launch of Gut Connection, which the company calls a revolutionary range of supplements that leverage the latest scientific findings that connect the gut and its microbiome to individual aspects of health.
Aug 30th, 2019
US Sales of CBD Products Reached $238 Million in 2018
According to Nutrition Business Journal, US sales of hemp oil products containing CBD were up 57% from the previous year.
Aug 27th, 2019
ACG Capsules: a Line of Clean Label, Inert, and Robust HPMC Capsules
ACGcaps H+, with no gelling agent, are for hygroscopic and moisture-sensitive formulations.
Aug 24th, 2019
Large U.S. Retailers Want Shelf-Stable Functional Foods and Beverages
Retailers trying to deliver on customer demands for convenience do not want the need for refrigeration to hamper the amount of nutraceuticals they can carry, says a new PMMI study.
Aug 23rd, 2019
International Trends in Nutraceutical Packaging
A new study from PMMI Business Intelligence explores the robust growth in the nutraceutical market.
Aug 16th, 2019
Gottlieb Warns All CBD in Food is Illegal
Former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb warned consumers that adding cannabidiol droplets to food and beverage is not yet legal.
Aug 14th, 2019
The Chewable Gummy Drives Growth in Nutraceuticals Market; Powdered Mixes in Pouches and Stick Packs Offer Innovative Delivery
According to a new study from PMMI Business Intelligence, consumers around the world are suffering from pill fatigue and are seeking non-pharmaceutical functional foods and beverages that supply all of their nutritional health needs.
Aug 13th, 2019
The Global Market for Nutraceuticals Set for Robust Growth
The global market for nutraceuticals will grow at 7.5% CAGR, according to a new study by PMMI Business Intelligence, from a $241 billion market in 2019 to $373 billion in 2025. In the U.S. alone, the market this year is expected to hit $79 billion in sales.
Aug 9th, 2019
92% Say Increased CBD Usage, Changing Regs, and E-commerce are Driving Nutraceutical Market in U.S.
New study from PMMI Business Intelligence covers vitamins and supplements as well as functional foods and beverages.
Aug 7th, 2019
Nutraceuticals See Growth From Functional Food and Beverages
A new PMMI Business Intelligence report says consumers are turning to non-medical products to stay healthy and packaging is following the trend.
Aug 2nd, 2019
Functional Foods and Beverages Help Drive Growth for Nutraceuticals Market
The industry has traditionally borrowed packaging styles from the pharma and food & beverage industries. According to a new report from PMMI Business Intelligence, the nutraceutical market is moving away from rigid plastic and glass containers toward portable stick packs and flexible pouches.
Jul 30th, 2019