CANNABIS – Pulse of the Industry

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CANNABIS – Pulse of the Industry

cannabisWhether you’re looking for cannabis-friendly containers and materials, advances in digital printing or safeguarding systems, you’ll find the packaging solutions you need to grow your business at PACK EXPO East.

See the latest news in cannabis packaging here and investigate innovations from vendors you can connect with at PACK EXPO East. 





Upgrade includes sustainable child-resistant packaging

When upgrading their packaging for CA compliance, a cannabis company found tamper-evident stickers and child-resistant containers while maintaining its botanical aesthetic.



The more you know . . .

New system includes zippers, boxes and an official badge that lets consumers know the product is secured in child-resistant packaging.



Flexible future slowly emerging

Rigid plastic – often flip top containers – is the most popular cannabis packaging format, but double-digit growth is forecast for all major packaging substrates



Hemp Tea in thin-walled PET

The wide-mouth PET container was chosen for a unique shelf appearance and compatibility with existing equipment.



Clearing cannabis labeling hurdle

Variable direct coding eliminates the label and its application process by printing required CBD, THC and cannabis information directly on the package.



Research lights finally turn green

The federal government finally made a move to help increase the availability of cannabis for medical research.