Thin wall packaging USA

Thin wall packaging USA

Publication date: August 2013


Following a successful launch of the Thin Wall Packaging conference in Chicago, AMI Consulting has prepared a new authoritative report focused on the North American market for thin wall packaging. 

In this study AMI Consulting provides a multi-polymer perspective, by application, and discusses growth drivers, inter-material competition, changing requirements, value-chain positioning and the key issues. 

The study looks at underlying growth rates by end-use application.  Trends in retail and food service packaging are discussed in detail from the perspective of consumer appeal as well as production and logistics economics.

The report:

  • Quantifies current and future demand by application within the region. The data is segmented by type of polymer consumed.
  • Discusses the structure of supply and the biggest TWP converters.
  • Discusses current and future demand within each application segment. Special attention is paid to the drivers of future demand including inter-polymer competition.
  • Discusses the potential propositions provided by new products/technologies and the criticalities in their commercial development.

Product scope
The study focuses on thin wall packaging, defined as rigid plastic thermoformed or injection moulded containers and lids, predominantly for food.  The term “containers” encompasses trays, pots, tubs, inserts and blister packs. 

Market scope:
For the analysis of end-use market demand the following end use sectors are reviewed: food service and retail 

Polymer scope:
PS PP, PET (including rPET), PVC, Others

USA & Canada.

Subscribers will receive two printed copies in a hardback folder and one PDF copy on CD.

Further information:

To receive a proposal, sample pages or for further information please click the Enquire/Order button above.

Related events:
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Thin Wall Packaging 2018

International conference on light weight plastic tubs, trays, jars, containers and cups for food packaging
20 - 21 March 2018, The Westin Chicago North Shore, Chicago, IL, United States

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