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How to Maximize Shelf Space By Using Plastic Containers

Posted on Jul 31, 2016 7:00:00 AM

How to Maximize Retail Shelf Space

Every inch of your store's retail space is extremely valuable. In a marketplace where anything customers desire can easily be bought online and shipped to their doorstep with one simple click of a button, the floor and shelving space used to display inventory inside a brick and mortar store has become even more valuable. As long as the Internet continues to dominate the marketplace, the dollar-per-inch value of your square footage is only going to appreciate. And, let's be honest, unless robots and computers actually do become self-aware, revolting against us humans sometime in the near future, the likelihood of the importance of properly utilizing a store's floor and shelf space declining is next to nothing.

What steps can you take to maximize the value of your store and entice customers to find the products that will solve their needs?

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Common Misconceptions About BPA

Posted on Jul 29, 2016 7:17:33 PM

Although the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has repeatedly stated that Bisphenol A (BPA) is safe, popular beliefs continue to insinuate that it isn’t. The FDA understands the concerns of the public with regards to BPA, and therefore has done significant research to eliminate misconceptions that it is unsafe.

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Video: Challenges and Opportunities in Rigid Plastics

Posted on Jul 25, 2016 9:34:52 PM

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Sign Up for July Webinar: The Biz of Cannabis Packaging

Posted on Jul 11, 2016 1:38:05 PM

NACD is committed to keeping up with any trends that might affect rigid plastics distributors and suppliers and the rapid growth of the Cannabis industry is certainly a trend worth monitoring.

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How e-Commerce Could Reshape the Rigid Packaging Landscape

Posted on Jun 29, 2016 8:19:51 PM

The way consumers buy things today is significantly different than it used to be. It’s not just the way buyers are shopping that is rapidly changing, but it is also the expectations with regards to how the items are packaged.

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Fall Expo Preview

Posted on Jun 21, 2016 7:00:00 AM

Registration is now open for the 2016 National Association of Container Distributors Fall Expo. On September 12 and 13, more than 300 people working in the container distribution industry will meet in Chicago to talk shop, network, and find out about the latest industry news and trends.

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As Global Beverage Market Expands, Which Package Format Will Dominate?

Posted on Jun 15, 2016 5:19:31 PM

Global beverage markets continue to expand, leading to growing beverage packaging needs. Customer need, innovative materials, and safety regulations will all influence which package format takes over the market. Here’s a look at how four common packaging formats are expected to fare over the next few years.

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Optimistic Projections for Personal Care Product Packaging Market

Posted on Jun 8, 2016 7:00:00 AM

Driven by a growing demand from consumers looking for products that align with an increased preference toward living a healthy lifestyle, the personal care packaging market was projected to reach new heights in a recent report from Hexa Research.

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Report: Rigid Packaging Market Expected to Grow

Posted on May 27, 2016 3:30:00 PM

The report, which is titled, "Rigid Packaging Market: Global Industry Analysis and Forecast to 2015 to 2021," projects that the upward trajectory the industry is currently on is set to continue.

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Berry Plastics Introduces Line of Laminate Tubes Containing Recycled Material

Posted on May 18, 2016 4:30:00 AM

Once just the concern of a small demographic of environmental enthusiasts, a vast percentage of consumers are now demanding the growth of greener packaging.  And companies are responding.

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