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CONFECTIONERY - Pulse of The Industry

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CONFECTIONERY - Pulse of The Industry

PACK EXPO East showcases the very latest packaging machinery and equipment, materials, containers, automation technology and controls for the confectionery industry.

See the latest news facing the confectionery industry here and check out new technology for increasing changeover flexibility, brand impact, usability and more from vendors you can connect with at PACK EXPO East. And make sure to register for PACK EXPO East to see this equipment running live that will provide solutions to all your confectionery challenges.

 

CONFECTIONERY INDUSTRY NEWS
 

Candy redesign reverses three-year sales decline

New packaging graphics for sugar-free candies focus on appetite appeal and craftsmanship to change consumers perceptions about the quality of sugar-free brands.

 

 

Candy redesign reverses three-year sales decline

New packaging graphics for sugar-free candies focus on appetite appeal and craftsmanship to change consumers perceptions about the quality of sugar-free brands.

 

 

Research key to chocolate bar redesign

Premium chocolate bars receive a package design “reboot” after exploratory research to understand consumer behavior in the chocolate aisle.

 

 

RRPs for candy pouches

A packaging center installs two robotic case packers capable of loading its consumer-preferred stand-up pouches in a range of retail-ready packaging configurations.

 

 

RRPs for candy pouches

A packaging center installs two robotic case packers capable of loading its consumer-preferred stand-up pouches in a range of retail-ready packaging configurations.

 

 

Pouches: smaller packs for healthier snacks

New study forecasts the demand for pouches used in candy and snack food packaging to increase 3.8 percent annually through 2022.

 

 

Merchandising pop for Mentos

A flexible, stackable, and reclosable package made from a single roll of film on a vertical form/fill/seal machine, scores big points on sustainability for candy brand.

 

 

The many advantages of gum wallet

Custom vertical form/fill/seal machinery, a custom hook-to-hook reclosure feature, and close collaboration between a confectionery company and its vendors—that’s the story behind this new pack.