Business Management – Supply Chain

Latest Label Industry Research Highlights Workflow Complexities and Strategies
January 19, 2023 at 11:29 am

Total job, label versions, and output volumes are growing, while average run lengths fluctuate. Add in ongoing material and labor shortages, and the time to optimize workflows is now. The latest report from NAPCO Research delivers data and perspectives converters and suppliers can do to stay ahead.

FPA Spotlights Potential Threat to Flexible Packaging Industry
January 18, 2023 at 9:36 am

The Flexible Packaging Association has issued a notice about potential trade actions that threaten the supply chain for a material that plays a crucial safety role in a variety of markets from food and beverage to medical and pharmaceutical.

Why North America Has Been Slow to Adopt Glassine Release Liner
January 4, 2023 at 12:15 pm

The global market for glassine paper is expected to double in the next decade to $4.7 billion USD. And almost every other paper market in the world utilizes glassine: Europe, Asia, South America. Every market except North America.

Supply Chain High on Agenda for TLMI Annual Meeting 2022
October 26, 2022 at 12:21 pm

Aging inventories, continued labor challenges, and paper shortages were hot topics at the TLMI Annual Meeting 2022 as supplier and packaging converters and printers discussed the current state of the supply chain for label printing and how they can adapt.