Converted Flexible Packaging

As Quoted In Refrigerated & Frozen Foods

15th Edition

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The $19.8 billion converted flexible packaging market – which consists of pouches, bags, wraps, and other packaging products – will benefit from cost and performance advantages compared to rigid alternatives.

Flexible Packaging

Pouch demand will expand rapidly based on the added advantages of these products, primarily related to package aesthetics and barrier capability.

This report encompasses converted flexible packaging products that are used by a number of markets in a variety of applications. Product segments discussed are:

  • bags
  • pouches
  • wraps
  • other (vacuum skin packaging, chubs, strip packs)

Market segments include:

  • meat, poultry, and seafood
  • baked goods
  • snack food
  • produce
  • candy and confections
  • pet food
  • dairy products
  • frozen food
  • beverages
  • grain mill products
  • other food (baby food, coffee and tea, sauces and condiments, pasta, dry mixes, sugar, energy bars, processed fruits and vegetables, spices, soups)
  • pharmaceuticals
  • medical products
  • agricultural and horticultural
  • chemicals
  • paper and textile products
  • rack and counter
  • other nonfood (includes building materials, personal care products, auto chemicals, plastic and rubber products, tobacco products, pet products, leather goods, furniture, military supplies, and books)

Material segments comprise:

  • plastic film
  • paper
  • aluminum foil

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Purchase Converted Flexible Packaging by the Section

  1. Converted Flexible Packaging

    $5,600.00

    1. 1 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

      $119.00

      1. Figure 1-1 | Key Trends in the US Market for Converted Flexible Packaging

    2. 2 OVERVIEW

      $2,553.00

      1. 2.1 Key Findings

        $82.00

        1. Figure 2-1 | Key Trends in the US Converted Flexible Packaging Market

      2. 2.2 What is Converted Flexible Packaging?

        $87.00

      3. 2.3 Factors Influencing Converted Flexible Packaging Demand

        $860.00

        1. 2.3.1 Competition from Rigid Packaging

          $82.00

        2. 2.3.2 Technological Developments

          $355.00

        3. 2.3.3 Growth of E-Commerce

          $120.00

        4. 2.3.4 Source Reduction, Sustainability, &Recyclability

          $227.00

        5. 2.3.5 Food & Drug Regulations

          $102.00

      4. 2.4 Consumer Insights

        $770.00

        1. 2.4.1 Consumer Insights: Preferred Packaging Characteristics

          $394.00

          1. Table | Packaging Features: Consumer Opinions on Reclosable & Easy-to-Use Features, 2018

          2. Table | Packaging Features: Consumer Opinions on Eco-Friendly Packaging, 2018

          3. Table | Packaging Features: Consumer Opinions on Novelty & Attractiveness, 2018

        2. 2.4.2 Consumer Insights: Packaging Frustrations

          $162.00

          1. Table | Consumer Insights: Opinions on Packaging Frustrations, 2018

        3. 2.4.3 Consumer Insights: Recycling Attitudes

          $213.00

          1. Table | Consumer Insights: Attitudes on the Environment, 2018

          2. Table | Consumer Insights: Recycling Attitudes, 2018

      5. 2.5 Raw Materials

        $384.00

        1. 2.5.1 Demand by Material

          $82.00

          1. Table | Converted Flexible Packaging Demand by Material, 2008 – 2023

          2. Figure 2-2 | Converted Flexible Packaging Demand Share by Material, 2008 – 2023

        2. 2.5.2 Plastic Film

          $133.00

          1. Table | Plastic Resins Used in Converted Flexible Packaging

        3. 2.5.3 Paper

          $90.00

          1. Table | Paper Types Used in Converted Flexible Packaging

        4. 2.5.4 Aluminum Foil

          $82.00

      6. 2.6 Pricing Trends

        $262.00

        1. Table | Converted Flexible Packaging Prices by Market, 2008 – 2023

      7. 2.7 Demand by Market

        $149.00

        1. Table | Converted Flexible Packaging Demand by Market, 2008 – 2023

    3. 3 PRODUCTS

      $1,100.00

      1. 3.1 Key Findings

        $82.00

        1. Figure 3-1 | Key Trends in Converted Flexible Packaging Products in the US

      2. 3.2 Demand by Product

        $96.00

        1. Table | Converted Flexible Packaging Demand by Product, 2008 – 2023

      3. 3.3 Bags

        $332.00

        1. 3.3.1 Bags: Product Scope & Description

          $120.00

          1. Figure 3-2 | Bag Types by Material

        2. 3.3.2 Bags: Demand by Market

          $212.00

          1. Table | Bag Demand by Market, 2008 – 2023

      4. 3.4 Pouches

        $337.00

        1. 3.4.1 Pouches: Product Scope & Description

          $115.00

          1. Figure 3-3 | Pouch Types by Construction

        2. 3.4.2 Pouches: Demand by Market

          $222.00

          1. Table | Pouch Demand by Market, 2008 – 2023

      5. 3.5 Wraps

        $159.00

        1. Table | Wrap Demand by Market, 2008 – 2023

        2. Figure 3-4 | Selected Wrap Types by Material

      6. 3.6 Other Converted Flexible Packaging

        $139.00

        1. Table | Other Converted Flexible Packaging Demand by Market, 2008 – 2023

        2. Figure 3-5 | Selected Other Converted Flexible Packaging Products

    4. 4 FOOD MARKETS

      $3,681.00

      1. 4.1 Key Findings

        $82.00

        1. Figure 4-1 | Key Trends in the US Food Market for Converted Flexible Packaging

      2. 4.2 Demand by Product

        $84.00

        1. Table | Converted Flexible Food Packaging Demand by Packaging Product, 2008 – 2023

      3. 4.3 Demand by Material

        $82.00

        1. Table | Converted Flexible Food Packaging Demand by Material, 2008 – 2023

      4. 4.4 Demand by Market

        $88.00

        1. Table | Converted Flexible Food Packaging Demand, 2008 – 2023

      5. 4.5 Meat, Poultry, &Seafood

        $429.00

        1. 4.5.1 Meat, Poultry, &Seafood: Scope & Packaging Requirements

          $129.00

          1. Table | Advantages & Disadvantages of Flexible Packaging for Meat, Poultry, &Seafood

        2. 4.5.2 Meat, Poultry, &Seafood: Demand by Packaging Product

          $120.00

          1. Table | Meat, Poultry, &Seafood: Converted Flexible Packaging Demand by Packaging Product, 2008 – 2023

          2. Figure 4-2 | Meat, Poultry, &Seafood: Packaging Examples & Demand Share by Product

        3. 4.5.3 Meat, Poultry, &Seafood: Suppliers

          $179.00

          1. Table | Selected Meat, Poultry, &Seafood Packaging Producers & Flexible Product Offerings

      6. 4.6 Baked Goods

        $285.00

        1. 4.6.1 Baked Goods: Scope & Packaging Requirements

          $92.00

          1. Table | Baked Goods: Converted Flexible Packaging Products Used

        2. 4.6.2 Baked Goods: Demand by Packaging Product

          $91.00

          1. Table | Baked Goods: Converted Flexible Packaging Demand by Packaging Product, 2008 – 2023

          2. Figure 4-3 | Baked Goods: Packaging Examples & Demand Share by Product

        3. 4.6.3 Baked Goods: Suppliers

          $102.00

          1. Table | Selected Baked Goods Packaging Producers & Flexible Product Offerings

      7. 4.7 Snack Foods

        $301.00

        1. 4.7.1 Snack Foods: Scope & Packaging Requirements

          $82.00

          1. Table | Snack Foods: Converted Flexible Packaging Products Used

        2. 4.7.2 Snack Foods: Demand by Packaging Product

          $120.00

          1. Table | Snack Food: Converted Flexible Packaging Demand by Packaging Product, 2008 – 2023

          2. Figure 4-4 | Snack Food: Packaging Examples & Demand Share by Product

        3. 4.7.3 Snack Foods: Suppliers

          $122.00

          1. Table | Selected Snack Food Packaging Producers & Flexible Product Offerings

      8. 4.8 Produce

        $318.00

        1. 4.8.1 Produce: Scope & Packaging Requirements

          $128.00

          1. Table | Advantages & Disadvantages of Converted Flexible Packaging Used in the Produce Market

        2. 4.8.2 Produce: Demand by Packaging Product

          $90.00

          1. Table | Produce: Converted Flexible Packaging Demand by Packaging Product, 2008 – 2023

          2. Figure 4-5 | Produce: Packaging Examples & Demand Share by Product

        3. 4.8.3 Produce: Suppliers

          $100.00

          1. Table | Selected Produce Packaging Producers & Flexible Product Offerings

      9. 4.9 Candy & Confections

        $334.00

        1. 4.9.1 Candy & Confections: Scope & Packaging Requirements

          $82.00

        2. 4.9.2 Candy & Confections: Demand by Packaging Product

          $140.00

          1. Table | Candy & Confections: Converted Flexible Packaging Demand by Packaging Product, 2008 – 2023

          2. Table | Candy & Confection: Flexible Packaging Products Used

          3. Figure 4-6 | Candy & Confection: Packaging Examples & Demand Share by Product

        3. 4.9.3 Candy & Confections: Suppliers

          $148.00

          1. Table | Selected Candy & Confections Packaging Producers & Flexible Product Offerings

      10. 4.10 Pet Food

        $352.00

        1. 4.10.1 Pet Food: Scope & Packaging Requirements

          $110.00

          1. Table | Pet Food: Characteristics, Advantages, &Disadvantages of Converted Flexible Packaging

        2. 4.10.2 Pet Food: Demand by Packaging Product

          $87.00

          1. Table | Pet Food: Converted Flexible Packaging Demand by Packaging Product, 2008 – 2023

          2. Figure 4-7 | Pet Food: Packaging Examples & Demand Share by Product

        3. 4.10.3 Pet Food: Suppliers

          $154.00

          1. Table | Selected Pet Food Packaging Producers & Flexible Product Offerings

      11. 4.11 Dairy Products

        $317.00

        1. 4.11.1 Dairy Products: Scope & Packaging Requirements

          $85.00

          1. Table | Dairy Products: Flexible Packaging Products Used

        2. 4.11.2 Dairy Products: Demand by Packaging Product

          $82.00

          1. Table | Dairy Products: Converted Flexible Packaging Demand by Packaging Product, 2008 – 2023

          2. Figure 4-8 | Dairy Products: Packaging Examples & Demand Share by Product

        3. 4.11.3 Dairy Products: Suppliers

          $149.00

          1. Table | Selected Dairy Product Packaging Producers & Flexible Product Offerings

      12. 4.12 Frozen Food

        $271.00

        1. 4.12.1 Frozen Food: Scope & Packaging Requirements

          $82.00

          1. Table | Frozen Foods: Advantages of Selected Flexible Packaging Products

        2. 4.12.2 Frozen Food: Demand by Packaging Product

          $94.00

          1. Table | Frozen Foods: Converted Flexible Packaging Demand by Packaging Product, 2008 – 2023

          2. Figure 4-9 | Frozen Foods: Packaging Examples & Demand Share by Product

        3. 4.12.3 Frozen Food: Suppliers

          $103.00

          1. Table | Selected Frozen Food Packaging Producers & Flexible Product Offerings

      13. 4.13 Beverages

        $273.00

        1. 4.13.1 Beverages: Scope & Packaging Requirements

          $82.00

        2. 4.13.2 Beverages: Demand by Packaging Product

          $99.00

          1. Table | Beverages: Converted Flexible Packaging Demand by Packaging Product, 2008 – 2023

          2. Figure 4-10 | Beverages: Packaging Examples & Demand Share by Product

        3. 4.13.3 Beverages: Suppliers

          $97.00

          1. Table | Selected Beverage Packaging Producers & Flexible Product Offerings

      14. 4.14 Grain Mill Products

        $237.00

        1. 4.14.1 Grain Mill Products: Demand by Packaging Product

          $139.00

          1. Table | Grain Mill Products: Converted Flexible Packaging Demand by Packaging Product, 2008 – 2023

          2. Table | Grain Mill Products: Applications of Converted Flexible Packaging Products

          3. Figure 4-11 | Grain Mill Products: Packaging Examples & Demand Share by Product

        2. 4.14.2 Grain Mill Products: Suppliers

          $97.00

          1. Table | Selected Grain Mill Product Packaging Producers & Flexible Product Offerings

      15. 4.15 Other Food Markets

        $281.00

        1. 4.15.1 Other Food Markets: Scope & Packaging Requirements

          $124.00

          1. Table | Other Food Markets: Characteristics & Applications of Selected Converted Flexible Packaging Products

        2. 4.15.2 Other Food Markets: Demand by Packaging Product

          $95.00

          1. Table | Other Food Markets: Converted Flexible Packaging Demand by Packaging Product, 2008 – 2023

          2. Figure 4-12 | Other Food Markets: Packaging Examples & Demand Share by Product

        3. 4.15.3 Other Food Markets: Suppliers

          $82.00

          1. Table | Selected Other Food Product Packaging Producers & Flexible Product Offerings

    5. 5 NONFOOD MARKETS

      $2,373.00

      1. 5.1 Key Findings

        $82.00

        1. Figure 5-1 | Key Trends in the US Nonfood Market for Converted Flexible Packaging

      2. 5.2 Demand by Product

        $82.00

        1. Table | Converted Flexible Nonfood Packaging Demand by Packaging Product, 2008 – 2023

      3. 5.3 Demand by Material

        $82.00

        1. Table | Converted Flexible Nonfood Packaging Demand by Material, 2008 – 2023

      4. 5.4 Demand by Market

        $119.00

        1. Table | Converted Flexible Nonfood Packaging Demand, 2008 – 2023

      5. 5.5 Pharmaceuticals

        $402.00

        1. 5.5.1 Pharmaceuticals: Scope & Packaging Requirements

          $116.00

          1. Table | Pharmaceuticals: Characteristics & Advantages of Converted Flexible Packaging Products

        2. 5.5.2 Pharmaceuticals: Demand by Packaging Product

          $177.00

          1. Table | Pharmaceuticals: Converted Flexible Packaging Demand by Packaging Product, 2008 – 2023

          2. Figure 5-2 | Pharmaceuticals: Packaging Examples & Demand Share by Product

        3. 5.5.3 Pharmaceuticals: Suppliers

          $108.00

          1. Table | Selected Pharmaceutical Packaging Producers & Flexible Product Offerings

      6. 5.6 Medical Products

        $360.00

        1. 5.6.1 Medical Products: Scope & Packaging Requirements

          $114.00

          1. Table | Medical Products: Characteristics & Applications of Converted Flexible Packaging Products

        2. 5.6.2 Medical Products: Demand by Packaging Product

          $106.00

          1. Table | Medical Products: Converted Flexible Packaging Demand by Packaging Product, 2008 – 2023

          2. Figure 5-3 | Medical Products: Packaging Examples & Demand Share by Product

        3. 5.6.3 Medical Products: Suppliers

          $139.00

          1. Table | Selected Medical Product Packaging Producers & Flexible Product Offerings

      7. 5.7 Agricultural & Horticultural Products

        $312.00

        1. 5.7.1 Agricultural & Horticultural Products: Scope & Packaging Requirements

          $82.00

        2. 5.7.2 Agricultural & Horticultural Products: Demand by Packaging Product

          $105.00

          1. Table | Agricultural & Horticultural Products: Converted Flexible Packaging Demand by Packaging Product, 2008 – 2023

          2. Figure 5-4 | Agricultural & Horticultural Products: Packaging Examples & Demand Share by Product

        3. 5.7.3 Agricultural & Horticultural Products: Suppliers

          $138.00

          1. Table | Selected Agricultural & Horticultural Product Packaging Producers & Flexible Product Offerings

      8. 5.8 Chemicals

        $336.00

        1. 5.8.1 Chemicals: Scope & Packaging Requirements

          $82.00

          1. Table | Chemicals: Characteristics of Converted Flexible Packaging Products

        2. 5.8.2 Chemicals: Demand by Packaging Product

          $94.00

          1. Table | Chemicals: Converted Flexible Packaging Demand by Packaging Product, 2008 – 2023

          2. Figure 5-5 | Chemicals: Packaging Examples & Demand Share by Product

        3. 5.8.3 Chemicals: Suppliers

          $168.00

          1. Table | Selected Chemical Product Packaging Producers & Flexible Product Offerings

      9. 5.9 Paper & Textile Products

        $271.00

        1. 5.9.1 Paper & Textile Products: Scope

          $82.00

          1. Table | Paper & Textile Products: Characteristics & Applications of Converted Flexible Packaging Products

        2. 5.9.2 Paper & Textile Products: Demand by Packaging Product

          $125.00

          1. Table | Paper & Textiles: Converted Flexible Packaging Demand by Packaging Product, 2008 – 2023

          2. Figure 5-6 | Paper & Textiles: Packaging Examples & Demand Share by Product

        3. 5.9.3 Paper & Textile Products: Suppliers

          $82.00

          1. Table | Selected Paper & Textile Product Packaging Producers & Flexible Product Offerings

      10. 5.10 Rack & Counter

        $168.00

        1. 5.10.1 Rack & Counter: Scope & Packaging Requirements

          $82.00

          1. Table | Rack & Counter: Competition from Rigid Packaging Formats

        2. 5.10.2 Rack & Counter: Demand by Packaging Product

          $104.00

          1. Table | Rack & Counter: Converted Flexible Packaging Demand by Packaging Product, 2008 – 2023

          2. Figure 5-7 | Rack & Counter: Packaging Examples & Demand Share by Product

      11. 5.11 Other Nonfood Markets

        $220.00

        1. 5.11.1 Other Nonfood Markets: Scope & Packaging Requirements

          $82.00

          1. Table | Other Nonfood Markets: Advantages of Converted Flexible Packaging Products

        2. 5.11.2 Other Nonfood Markets: Demand by Packaging Product

          $134.00

          1. Table | Other Nonfood Markets: Converted Flexible Packaging Demand by Packaging Product & Application, 2008 – 2023

          2. Figure 5-8 | Other Nonfood Markets: Packaging Examples & Demand Share by Product

        3. 5.11.3 Other Nonfood Markets: Suppliers

          $82.00

    6. 6 INDUSTRY STRUCTURE

      $3,311.00

      1. 6.1 Key Findings & Industry Composition

        $119.00

        1. Table | US Converted Flexible Packaging Sales by Company, 2018

      2. 6.2 Market Share

        $700.00

        1. 6.2.1 2018 Market Share

          $660.00

          1. Figure 6-1 | US Converted Flexible Packaging Market Share, 2018

          2. Figure 6-2 | US Converted Flexible Packaging Market: Leading Supplier

          3. Figure 6-3 | US Converted Flexible Packaging Market: Second Leading Supplier

          4. Figure 6-4 | US Converted Flexible Packaging Market: Third Leading Supplier

          5. Figure 6-5 | US Converted Flexible Packaging Market: Fourth Leading Supplier

          6. Figure 6-6 | US Converted Flexible Packaging Market: Fifth Leading Supplier

          7. Figure 6-7 | US Converted Flexible Packaging Market: Co-Sixth Leading Supplier

          8. Figure 6-8 | US Converted Flexible Packaging Market: Co-Sixth Leading Supplier

          9. Table | Additional Market Leaders in the US Converted Flexible Packaging Market

        2. 6.2.2 Projected 2019 Market Share

          $82.00

          1. Figure 6-9 | Projected US Converted Flexible Packaging Market Share, 2019

      3. 6.3 Mergers & Acquisitions

        $251.00

        1. Table | Selected Mergers & Acquisitions

      4. 6.4 Marketing Strategies

        $82.00

      5. 6.5 Distribution

        $85.00

      6. 6.6 Research & Development

        $242.00

        1. Table | Recent Converted Flexible Packaging Product Launches

      7. 6.7 Competitive Strategies

        $82.00

        1. Table | Description & Assessment of Competitive Strategies in Converted Flexible Packaging

      8. 6.8 Cooperative Agreements

        $174.00

        1. Table | Selected Cooperative Agreements

      9. 6.9 List of Industry Participants

        $1,600.00

    7. 7 APPENDIX

      $2,560.00

      1. 7.1 Scope

        $125.00

        1. Table | Relevant Industry Codes

      2. 7.2 Definitions

        $247.00

      3. 7.3 Abbreviations

        $82.00

        1. Table | Abbreviations & Acronyms Used in Study

      4. 7.4 Freedonia Methodology

        $1,090.00

      5. 7.5 Study-Specific Methodology

        $82.00

      6. 7.6 Sources

        $82.00

      7. 7.7 Associations & Agencies

        $82.00

      8. 7.8 Related Studies & Reports

        $82.00

      9. 7.9 Packaging Industry Trends

        $292.00

        1. 7.9.1 Manufacturer Efforts to Address Evolving Consumer Values

          $82.00

        2. 7.9.2 Convenience

          $82.00

        3. 7.9.3 Sustainability

          $82.00

        4. 7.9.4 Product Differentiation

          $82.00

        5. 7.9.5 Technology

          $98.00

      10. 7.10 Macroeconomic Assumptions

        $612.00

        1. 7.10.1 Economic Environment

          $149.00

          1. Table | US Macroeconomic Indicators, 2008 – 2023

          2. Figure 7-1 | Annual Growth in Real GDP, 2000 – 2018, Compared to 1980 – 2005 Average

        2. 7.10.2 Demographic Trends

          $147.00

          1. Table | US Population & Households, 2008 – 2023

          2. Figure 7-2 | Annual Population Growth, 2003 – 2018

        3. 7.10.3 Food & Beverage Industry Outlook

          $91.00

          1. Table | Food & Beverage Shipments, 2008 – 2023

        4. 7.10.4 Packaging Industry Outlook

          $217.00

          1. Table | Packaging Supply & Demand, 2008 – 2023

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