“Smaller sizes, minimalist designs and clean labelling characterise the UK packaging industry, against the backdrop of Brexit-induced uncertainty around recycling” (Euromonitor, Oct 2019)

Major companies continue to pledge improved sustainability initiatives as many are moving to 100% sustainable plastic bottles.

Enterprise Ireland clients can view the following reports on the Food & Beverage Packaging market at the Market Research Centre. The Market Research Centre is open Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm. Contact us at market.research@enterprise-ireland.com with any queries or to book an appointment.

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Euromonitor Passport

  • Packaging industry in the UK (Oct 19)
  • Hot drinks packaging industry in the UK (Oct 19)
  • Soft drinks packaging industry in the UK (Oct 19)
  • Alcoholic drinks packaging industry in the UK (Oct 19)
  • Dairy packaging industry in the UK (July 19)
  • Confectionery packaging industry in the UK (Feb 19)
  • Baby food packaging industry in the UK (Feb 19)
  • Ready meals packaging industry in the UK (Feb 19)
  • Sweet spreads packaging industry in the UK (Feb 19)
  • Processed meat and seafood packaging industry in the UK (Feb 19)
  • Sauces, dressings and condiments packaging industry in the UK (Feb 19)
  • Dog and cat food packaging industry in the UK (Feb 19)
  • Beauty and personal care packaging industry in the UK (July 19)

 

BCC Research

  • Global markets for contract pharmaceutical manufacturing, research and packaging (March 18)

 

Frost & Sullivan

  • Global food and beverage packaging market forecast to 2030 (Aug 19)

 

Plimsoll (company benchmarking reports)

  • Food packaging UK industry report (Oct 19)
  • Medical packaging UK industry report (Oct 19)

 

Mintel

  • Signs of the packaging times – Mintel Insight (Sept 19)
  • Eco friendly milk packaging can incentivise recycling (Aug 19)

 

Marketline

  • Containers and packaging in the United Kingdom (March 17) – this report is a bit out of date but may be of background interest
  • Paper and paperboard in the United Kingdom (Dec 18) – may be of background interest

 

EBSCO

  • “UK Government boosts edible seaweed based packaging” Popular Plastics & Packaging. Sep2019, Vol. 64 Issue 9, p43-43. 1/2p. , Database: Business Source Corporate Plus
  • “Struggling sterling driving UK food packaging automation” By: Qureshl, Waqas. Packaging Apr2019, p6-6. 2/3p. , Database: Business Source Corporate Plus

 

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