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The PMMI 2017 State of the Industry - US Packaging Machinery report reveals three driving demands from consumer-packaged goods (CPG) companies. What are these three demands? Single source solutions, increased machine versatility and a move to flexible packaging.

PMMI, PACK EXPO East show organizer, published the State of the Industry study using U.S. Census Bureau reports and shipments data. PMMI association members who manufacture packaging machinery provide shipment data. The report analyzes 28 packaging machinery categories It also describes packaging trends and packaging machinery shipment outlooks through 2022.

How will the products your company manufactures be affected by this? Keep reading this packaging news to get some insights.

According to PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, from 2015 to 2016, the US packaging machinery market enjoyed an invigorating total market value of $9.8 billion.They predict a profitable packaging future in many markets especially in the pharmaceuticals and food and beverageenterprises.

Their research points to several factors for a rise in the need for packaging. Some of those factors include population growth, growing demand for automation and machinery optimization, and a rise in e-commercesays Jorge Izquierdo, vice president, Market Development, PMMI.

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