By Nick Gilbert
Market research solutions provider, Research and Markets has announced the addition of a new report to its offering that is prepared by Canadean and titled, "Packaging Techniques and New Packaging Trends in the Food and Beverage Industry - 2011-2012: Survey Intelligence".
The report offers insight into the existing worldwide trends of the food and beverage packaging industry. It provides information on packaging techniques employed by manufacturers to safeguard their products. The report also outlines the major factors driving the current and future trends in packaging and the factors determining the selection of sustainable packaging. Information on the budget allocated for developing new packaging solutions in 2012 is also included.
The report is the comprehensive result of a broad survey conducted amongst a panel of experienced executives from the packaging industry. Primary research for the survey was carried out by Canadean through its Business to Business panels consisting of beverage manufacturers, food manufacturers and food and drink suppliers. Of the 308 executives who participated in the survey, 31% are C-level executives and Directors. The panel respondents represent industry players from Europe, North America, Asia-Pacific and the rest of the world. This ensures their research has a global geographical scope.
Key topics covered in the report are packaging techniques and solutions, packaging materials, packaging techniques for food safety, new packaging trends, selection criteria for sustainable packaging, key drivers of packaging trends, popular materials for sustainable packaging, important trends in packaging, and expenditure on new packaging solutions.