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15May 2019

  Most consumer packaged goods are manufactured using packaging machines. Whether they are large or small, these machines are big business. The global packaging machinery market was valued at more than $39 billion in 2016 and is expected to top $62 billion by 2023. This machinery makes most consumer packaged goods possible, because if a […]

08May 2019

Stand-up (inverted) pouches are have been around for a few years. In 2002, Heinz upended the packaging industry when it introduced the upside-down squeezable ketchup bottle, about 20 years after replacing glass and rigid plastic jars and bottles with plastic for condiment packaging. Now with more and more consumer products being sold in stand-up pouches, […]

25Apr 2019

At Pioneer Packaging, we keep you updated with all the latest news in the packaging industry. Right now a trending topic within the packaging industry is how companies can participate in sustainable packaging to help the environment. As we have said in our previous blogs, sustainable packaging is becoming more and more popular because consumers […]

17Apr 2019

  As an industry leader in engineering packaging solutions for clients in the industrial, retail, and moving and storage industries for more than 35 years, Pioneer Packaging Worldwide has always been committed to delivering state-of-the-art ways to provide efficient ways to tackle packaging problems in the most efficient, cost-conscious manner that is also environmentally sustainable. […]

10Apr 2019

As an industry leader in engineering packaging solutions for clients in the industrial, retail, and moving and storage industries for more than 35 years, Pioneer Packaging Worldwide has always been committed to delivering state-of-the-art ways to provide efficient ways to tackle packaging problems in the most efficient, cost-conscious manner that is also environmentally sustainable. As […]

05Apr 2019

As we wrap up the first quarter, here are five trends in packaging Pioneer is keeping an eye on for the rest of 2019. Flexibility is more important than ever. In total, the flexible packaging market – which encompasses any package or part of packaging with a shape that can be easily changed – is […]

27Mar 2019

  At Pioneer Packaging, we are always looking for ways to improve packaging sustainability. We like to keep you updated on the latest and greatest in packaging technology. Recently, there has been a push to engage in flexible packaging because consumers prefer it over traditional packaging. People find it convenient to reseal and reuse packaging as well as […]

20Mar 2019

Sustainable packaging is more than a trend or a buzzword these days. After decades of producing packaging made without much thought as to its environmental impact, companies on a global scale are developing ways to ensure the packaging they use is “greener” – catch-all terminology that encompasses environmentally-friendly, recyclable packaging that avoids waste in the […]

13Mar 2019

  Did you know about 50% of the U.S. population celebrates St. Patrick’s Day? The first St. Patrick’s day celebration in the U.S. was in 1737. Just like Valentine’s Day, St. Patrick’s Day is another great opportunity for businesses to engage in creative holiday packaging. People celebrate the holiday by buying green shamrock items and […]

06Mar 2019

One of the world’s largest retailers is committing to dramatically decreasing its carbon footprint by making half of its shipments carbon-neutral by 2030. Amazon currently ships an average of 608 million packages annually, which works out to an estimated 1.6 million packages each day.  The company, which has spent the last couple of years analyzing its carbon […]

28Feb 2019

  With e-commerce on the rise, the experience people have unboxing their new package is crucial to stand out amongst competitors. Millennials are known to post photos and videos of packaging and their unboxing experience to social media, connecting brands to their consumers on a deeper level. Pioneer can help enhance your unboxing experience. Here are […]

21Feb 2019

Pioneer is always searching for ways to save money on packaging costs. For more than 35 years, our team of packaging experts has helped hundreds of companies achieve a competitive advantage through their packaging-related cost savings, with our Continuous Improvement Program. We utilize a systematic approach to evaluate and uncover excess packaging-related costs while offering […]

13Feb 2019

  Happy Valentine’s Day from Pioneer Packaging! Did you know, it is estimated that around 62% of the population in the United States celebrates Valentine’s day and, on average, spends $13.9 billion? Valentine’s Day can be a great opportunity for businesses to get more sales through festive gift packaging. In fact, the most popular gift are […]

06Feb 2019

In what is quickly becoming a trend, Samsung Electronics (the world’s 18th largest company) announced it is making a dramatic change in how it packages its products, like phones, tablets, wearables, and appliances. The company just announced it is going to discontinue using non-recyclable plastic in its packaging this year, making it the latest international […]

30Jan 2019

It’s a confounding time for consumers looking to eat healthier. Confronted with claims that products are“healthy”, “natural” and contain “no genetically modified organisms (GMO)”, it’s becoming more difficult for companies to describe their products in ways that don’t run afoul of rules and regulations that cover labeling. And with 2019 bringing new and updated rules, […]

23Jan 2019

  Medical Packaging is strict, we know how crucial it is for merchandise to be sterile and hold the highest integrity.  At Pioneer, we understand the importance of ensuring that your medical packaging is done right for the reputation of your business.  With our significant experience and team of experts, we have innovated solutions to meet the […]