The global label market will grow 5.5 percent annually through 2011 driven by the diffusion of advanced logistics in developing areas and the development and penetration of smart radio frequency and value-added labels. The best gains will occur in emerging economies.
This study analyzes the $67 billion world label industry. It presents historical demand data for the years 1996, 2001 and 2006 with forecasts for 2011 and 2016 by label material (paper| plastic)| application method (pressure sensitive| wet glue| sleeve| in-mold)| printing technology| world region (e.g.| North America| Asia/Pacific| Western Europe)| and for 21 major countries.
The study also considers market environment factors| details industry structure| evaluates company market share and profiles 50 competing label manufacturers including Avery Dennison| UPM-Kymmene| Bemis| and Lintec.