The North America flexible packaging market is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 4.96% during the period 2017 - 2022. With the advent of e-commerce companies like E-Bay and Amazon, it changed the way consumers looked at shopping. The special packaging used in protecting the goods from damage in transit and storage has been instrumental in the success stories of e-commerce companies across the world in a huge way.
Flexible packaging has superior barrier capabilities and can effectively protect the product from moisture and oxygen. This is instrumental in increasing the shelf life of the product considerably. In this age of concern over increasing use of pesticides and fears of food safety, this need to provide longer shelf life is one of the major drivers of flexible packaging.
The major concerns with this market are that the economy is still sluggish. Still, thousands of people are unemployed. USA government foresees the growth to start by the end of 2016.
The investors should not be bumped by these concerns because new companies like Alibaba are going to invest in the American markets. So the investments into this region have started growing with companies from Asia-Pacific and European region looking to expand their Northern American operations.
The report provides a comprehensive analysis of the market segmented on the basis of packaging material used and the end user industry. Detailed estimates for the next five years are included along with the analysis of the major players and their strategies. Some of the key vendors mentioned in the report are Amcor, Mondi Group, SIT Group, Wipak Group and Automated Packaging Systems. Some other companies which are serving the market in their own innovative way, mentioned in the report are Rollprint Packaging Products, Paharpur 3P and PERUPLAST S.A.
Longer shelf life and changing lifestyle of people
New innovative products
Increasing disposable income across different geographies
Concerns about the environment and recycling
Reasons to Buy this Report
The report gives complete market insights, the driving forces of the market, the challenges market faces, about different flexible packaging technologies and their applications.
It gives market trends of the type of flexible packaging technology.
The report also gives information on major vendors of flexible packaging products, their existing share in the market, strategies they adopt along with the major products, financials, recent developments and profile of these vendors.
Who is this report useful to?
Vendors who are into manufacturing of these products as they can get an overview of what competitors are doing and also which markets they can look forward to expanding their operations.
Processed food suppliers in need of better understanding of different technologies and products.
Investors who are willing to invest in this market.
Consultants who can have readymade analysis to guide their clients.
Anyone who wants to know more about this market.
1.1 Key deliverables of the study
1.2 Study assumptions
1.3 Key findings
1.4 Market definition
2. Research methodology
3. Executive summary
4. Market dynamics
4.2 Factors driving the market
4.3 Factors restraining the market
4.4 Current opportunities in the market
4.5 Industry value chain analysis
4.6 Porter's five forces analysis
4.6.1 Industry competition
4.6.2 Potential of new entrants
4.6.3 Power of suppliers
4.6.4 Power of customers
4.6.5 Threat of substitute products
4.7 Industry policies
5. Technology Snapshot
6. Market segmentation
6.1 By Product Type
6.1.1 Stand-up pouches
6.1.2 Flat pouches
6.1.3 Retort pouches
6.1.4 Gusseted bags
6.1.5 Wicketed Bags
6.2 By Printing Technology
6.3 By Packaging Material
6.3.2 Flexible foams
6.3.3 Paper products
6.3.4 Metallic packaging
6.3.5 Cloth packaging
6.4 By End-User Industry
6.4.5 Personal care
6.4.6 Household care
6.5 By country
6.5.1 United States of America
7. Vendor market share analysis
8. Competitive intelligence- Company profiles
8.2 Mondi Group
8.3 SIT Group
8.4 Wipak Group
8.5 Automated Packaging Systems
8.6 Fres-co System USA
8.7 Glenroy Inc.
8.8 Innovia Films
8.9 OxySense, Inc.
8.10 Phoenix Closures
8.11 Printpack, Inc.
8.12 Belmark, Inc.
8.13 JL Packaging Corporation
8.14 Oracle Packaging
8.15 Prolamina Corporation
8.16 The Challengers
8.16.1 Rollprint Packaging Products, Inc.
8.16.2 Paharpur 3P
8.16.3 PERUPLAST S.A.
8.16.4 CL&D Graphics, Inc.
8.16.5 Clear Lam Packaging, Inc.
9. Investment analysis
9.1 Recent mergers and acquisitions
9.2 Investment outlook
10. Future of flexible packaging