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20Jun 2018

With the majority of the population becoming more concerned about environmental issues like climate change and pollution, people are proactively engaging in discovering solutions to these problems. With advances in technology and engineering, people are inventing packaging that is completely biodegradable or compostable. These materials will serve to replace the plastic and other synthetic materials […]

13Jun 2018

With new technology available, it is easier than ever to utilize product packaging that is flexible. There was a study conducted by the Flexible Packaging Association that says, consumers are willing to pay 10%-17% more on products that are inflexible packaging rather than non-flexible packaging. Consumers prefer it because it is convenient to store products, […]

06Jun 2018

Previously, we gave you some advice about various Packaging Tips and Tricks to help you grab consumers attention when competition is high. A prime example of a company doing that is Diageo, the company who owns various popular alcohol brands such as Captain Morgan, Guinness, Ketel One, and many more. They wanted to enhance their […]

30May 2018

Make way for the millennials! The millennial generation has surpassed the Baby Boomer generation in numbers, making them the largest segment of consumers. There are hundreds of articles on how consumers preferences differ between each generation. With that being said, millennials look for specific aspects of packaging that peak their unique interests. Here are a […]

23May 2018

Despite companies trying to put forth their best sustainability efforts, there are many common sustainable packaging mistakes that are still being made. These issues range from using chemicals that can negatively impact the environment to using excess packaging materials. It is important for you to be aware of these issues when considering what packaging services […]

16May 2018

Sustainability efforts have grown immensely over the past decade. The reason for this can be attributed to climate change, rising pollution levels, and landfill waste impacting ecosystems. There is no lack of information available about how sustainable efforts like switching to alternative energy and minimizing hazardous materials in product packaging can positively impact business efforts, […]

09May 2018

Here at Pioneer Packaging, we want to inform you with the latest and greatest trends of reducing waste for the environment. We have cut down our use of plastic and have utilized more sustainable methods and materials. However, people are still dependent on the use of plastic materials because it is a convenient way to […]

02May 2018

Researchers from Britain’s University of Portsmouth and the US Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory accidentally invented an enzyme that decomposes plastic. They noticed that this enzyme, Ideonella sakaiensis 201-F6, has naturally evolved to eat polyethylene terephthalate, a compound more commonly known as PET. PET is a plastic that is commonly used for packaging […]

25Apr 2018

Congratulations Graduates! As the school year comes to a close, universities, as well as high schools, will begin to celebrate their students as they prepare to take the next step towards their personal goals and dreams. Whether the person you know is close to home or across the country, Pioneer is proud to be your […]

18Apr 2018

With the spring season underway, a lot of exciting things are happening. The weather is warming up, baseball is in full swing, and graduation is right around the corner. Consumers are looking for exciting products to purchase and indulge in for this enjoyable season, we want to make sure your packaging is ready. To help […]

11Apr 2018

Packaging certain foods, especially ones that can spoil fast can be rather difficult. Meat products tend to have a short shelf life and are hard to package efficiently with their abnormal shapes. Companies have found that vacuum sealing products is an easy solution to some of the challenges of food packaging. At Pioneer, we offer […]

06Apr 2018

Have you ever wondered what your company could be doing better? Many of our clients have. Over the years, we have developed a system that directly benefits our clients. We unpack the box, if you will, and identify key areas for improvement. How do we achieve this? Through our Pack Flow Analysis. Our team of […]

28Mar 2018

Behind Valentine’s day, Easter is the second biggest holiday for shipping candy. Kids and adults love finding the egg shaped chocolate in plastic eggs around the front lawn on Sunday morning. It is important that your company packs and ships large quantities of pastel colored goodies in the most efficient way possible. Here are some […]

21Mar 2018

Having the right amount of inventory is a challenge for many businesses. Excess inventory can be very expensive because products can be damaged and stolen while in storage. Yet, running out of inventory can be just as costly, losing potential sales can hurt your revenues and cause dissatisfaction for your customers. An easy solution to […]

07Mar 2018

We all know that plastic bottles are harmful to the environment and have lasting effects on our endangered marine life. But, with a majority of companies still packaging their beverage products in plastic, it is hard to buy alternative options. However, more companies are moving towards using aseptic packaging as a substitute for plastic bottling. […]