Pouches

As Quoted In Converting Magazine

Demand for pouches in the US will climb 6.1 percent per year to $7.9 billion in 2012. Stand-up pouches will exhibit robust growth, while flat pouches will post healthy gains in a number of markets. The largest market, food and beverages, will continue to experience healthy growth.

This study analyzes the US market for pouches, with forecasts for 2012 and 2017 by product type (stand-up, flat), product feature (resealable, aseptic, vacuum, retort, shaped, stick, spouted), market (form/fill/seal, preformed), and end use (food and beverage, nonfood packaging).

The study also reviews market environment factors, assesses the industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles 37 industry players, including Alcan, Amcor, Bemis and Printpack.

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Purchase Pouches by the Section

  1. Pouches

    $4,700.00

    1. 1 INTRODUCTION

      $115.00

    2. 2 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

      $154.00

      1. Table | POUCH DEMAND (million dollars) 2002 - 2017

    3. 3 MARKET ENVIRONMENT

      $2,102.00

      1. 3.1 General

        $82.00

      2. 3.2 Macroeconomic Outlook

        $218.00

        1. Table | MACROECONOMIC INDICATORS (billion 2000 dollars) 1997 - 2017

      3. 3.3 Demographic Trends

        $142.00

        1. Table | POPULATION & HOUSEHOLDS (million people) 1997 - 2017

      4. 3.4 Consumer Income & Spending Trends

        $98.00

        1. Table | PERSONAL CONSUMPTION EXPENDITURES (billion dollars) 1997 - 2017

      5. 3.5 Retail Sales Outlook

        $103.00

        1. Table | RETAIL SALES (billion dollars) 1997 - 2017

      6. 3.6 Manufacturing Outlook

        $160.00

        1. Table | MANUFACTURERS' SHIPMENTS (billion dollars) 1997 - 2017

      7. 3.7 Food & Beverage Industry Overview

        $96.00

        1. Table | FOOD & BEVERAGE SHIPMENTS (billion dollars) 1997 - 2017

      8. 3.8 Packaging Industry Outlook

        $162.00

        1. Table | PACKAGING SUPPLY & DEMAND (billion dollars) 1997 - 2017

      9. 3.9 Pricing Trends

        $106.00

        1. Table | POUCH PRICES (cents per unit) 1997 - 2017

      10. 3.10 Machinery Trends

        $130.00

      11. 3.11 Raw Material & Component Trends

        $552.00

        1. 3.11.1 Plastic Film, Paper & Foil

          $187.00

        2. 3.11.2 Adhesives, Inks & Coatings

          $185.00

        3. 3.11.3 Closures & Other Components

          $161.00

      12. 3.12 Environmental & Regulatory Considerations

        $142.00

      13. 3.13 International Outlook & Foreign Trade

        $146.00

    4. 4 PRODUCT & MARKET OVERVIEW

      $2,346.00

      1. 4.1 Pouch Definition

        $82.00

      2. 4.2 Product Types

        $1,083.00

        1. Table | POUCH DEMAND BY TYPE (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

        2. 4.2.1 Flat Pouches

          $688.00

          1. Table | FLAT POUCH DEMAND (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

          2. Table | PILLOW POUCH DEMAND (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

          3. Table | FOUR-SIDE-SEAL FLAT POUCH DEMAND (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

          4. Table | THREE-SIDE-SEAL FLAT POUCH DEMAND (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

        3. 4.2.2 Stand-Up Pouches

          $93.00

          1. Table | STAND-UP POUCH DEMAND (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

        4. 4.2.3 Markets

          $178.00

        5. 4.2.4 Product Characteristics

          $82.00

      3. 4.3 Product Features

        $963.00

        1. 4.3.1 Resealable Pouches

          $151.00

          1. Table | RESEALABLE POUCH DEMAND (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

        2. 4.3.2 Aseptic Pouches

          $147.00

          1. Table | ASEPTIC POUCH DEMAND (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

        3. 4.3.3 Vacuum Pouches

          $106.00

          1. Table | VACUUM POUCH DEMAND (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

        4. 4.3.4 Retort Pouches

          $178.00

          1. Table | RETORT POUCH DEMAND (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

        5. 4.3.5 Shaped Pouches

          $82.00

          1. Table | SHAPED POUCH DEMAND (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

        6. 4.3.6 Stick Pouches

          $167.00

          1. Table | STICK POUCH DEMAND (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

        7. 4.3.7 Spouted Pouches

          $105.00

          1. Table | SPOUTED POUCH DEMAND (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

      4. 4.4 Markets

        $257.00

        1. Table | POUCH DEMAND BY MARKET, APPEARANCE & PRODUCER (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

        2. 4.4.1 Form/Fill/Seal

          $82.00

        3. 4.4.2 Preformed

          $82.00

    5. 5 FOOD & BEVERAGE PACKAGING

      $2,958.00

      1. 5.1 General

        $163.00

        1. Table | FOOD PACKAGING POUCH DEMAND BY APPLICATION & TYPE (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

      2. 5.2 Candy & Snack Foods

        $666.00

        1. 5.2.1 Candy & Snack Food Industry Outlook

          $117.00

          1. Table | CANDY & SNACK SHIPMENTS (billion dollars) 1997 - 2017

        2. 5.2.2 Pouch Demand

          $523.00

          1. Table | CANDY & SNACK MARKET FOR POUCHES (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

          2. Table | SAVORY SNACK MARKET FOR POUCHES (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

          3. Table | CANDY & CONFECTION MARKET FOR POUCHES (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

          4. Table | BAKERY SNACK MARKET FOR POUCHES (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

          5. Table | NUT & DRIED FRUIT MARKET FOR POUCHES (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

          6. Table | OTHER SNACK FOOD MARKET FOR POUCHES (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

      3. 5.3 Processed Foods

        $956.00

        1. 5.3.1 Processed Foods Industry Outlook

          $177.00

          1. Table | PROCESSED FOODS SHIPMENTS (billion dollars) 1997 - 2017

        2. 5.3.2 Pouch Demand

          $761.00

          1. Table | PROCESSED FOODS MARKET FOR POUCHES (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

          2. Table | DRY FOODS MARKET FOR POUCHES (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

          3. Table | PROCESSED MEAT, POULTRY & SEAFOOD MARKET FOR POUCHES (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

          4. Table | FROZEN FOOxDS MARKET FOR POUCHES (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

          5. Table | SAUCES & CONDIMENTS MARKET FOR POUCHES (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

          6. Table | OTHER PROCESSED FOODS MARKET FOR POUCHES (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

      4. 5.4 Beverages

        $403.00

        1. 5.4.1 Beverage Industry Outlook

          $104.00

          1. Table | BEVERAGE SHIPMENTS (billion dollars) 1997 - 2017

        2. 5.4.2 Pouch Demand

          $286.00

          1. Table | BEVERAGE MARKET FOR POUCHES (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

          2. Table | JUICE & FRUIT DRINK MARKET FOR POUCHES (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

          3. Table | OTHER BEVERAGE MARKETS FOR POUCHES (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

      5. 5.5 Fresh Produce

        $194.00

        1. 5.5.1 Fresh Produce Outlook

          $90.00

          1. Table | FRESH PRODUCE SHIPMENTS 1997 - 2017

        2. 5.5.2 Pouch Demand

          $94.00

          1. Table | FRESH PRODUCE MARKET FOR POUCHES (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

      6. 5.6 Pet Food

        $207.00

        1. 5.6.1 Pet Food Industry Outlook

          $82.00

          1. Table | PET FOOD SHIPMENTS (billion dollars) 1997 - 2017

        2. 5.6.2 Pouch Demand

          $125.00

          1. Table | PET FOOD MARKET FOR POUCHES (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

      7. 5.7 Cheese

        $151.00

        1. 5.7.1 Cheese Industry Outlook

          $82.00

          1. Table | CHEESE SHIPMENTS (billion dollars) 1997 - 2017

        2. 5.7.2 Pouch Demand

          $82.00

          1. Table | CHEESE MARKET FOR POUCHES (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

      8. 5.8 Other

        $218.00

        1. Table | OTHER FOODS MARKET FOR POUCHES (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

    6. 6 NONFOOD PACKAGING

      $838.00

      1. 6.1 General

        $84.00

        1. Table | NONFOOD PACKAGING POUCH DEMAND BY APPLICATION & TYPE (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

      2. 6.2 Medical & Pharmaceutical

        $468.00

        1. 6.2.1 Medical & Pharmaceutical Products Outlook

          $135.00

          1. Table | MEDICAL & PHARMACEUTICAL PRODUCT SHIPMENTS (billion dollars) 1997 - 2017

        2. 6.2.2 Pouch Demand

          $312.00

          1. Table | MEDICAL & PHARMACEUTICAL MARKET FOR POUCHES (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

          2. Table | PHARMACEUTICAL MARKET FOR POUCHES (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

          3. Table | MEDICAL SUPPLY & INSTRUMENT MARKET FOR POUCHES (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

      3. 6.3 Consumer Products

        $203.00

        1. Table | CONSUMER PRODUCTS MARKET FOR POUCHES (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

      4. 6.4 Industrial & Other Products

        $82.00

        1. Table | INDUSTRIAL & OTHER MARKETS FOR POUCHES (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

    7. 7 INDUSTRY STRUCTURE

      $4,661.00

      1. 7.1 General

        $224.00

        1. Table | US MERCHANT POUCH SALES BY COMPANY, 2007 (million dollars)

      2. 7.2 Merchant vs. Captive

        $94.00

        1. Table | CAPTIVE & MERCHANT POUCH MARKETS (million dollars) 1997 - 2017

      3. 7.3 Market Share

        $268.00

      4. 7.4 Acquisitions & Divestitures

        $166.00

        1. Table | SELECTED ACQUISITIONS & DIVESTITURES

      5. 7.5 Competitive Strategies

        $88.00

      6. 7.6 Manufacturing

        $88.00

      7. 7.7 Marketing & Distribution

        $107.00

      8. 7.8 Cooperative Agreements

        $105.00

        1. Table | SELECTED COOPERATIVE AGREEMENTS

      9. 7.9 Company Profiles

        $3,478.00

        1. 7.9.1 Alcoa Incorporated

          $82.00

        2. 7.9.2 Amcor Limited

          $113.00

        3. 7.9.3 American Packaging Corporation

          $84.00

        4. 7.9.4 Ampac Packaging LLC

          $187.00

        5. 7.9.5 Appleton Papers Incorporated

          $82.00

        6. 7.9.6 Bemis Company Incorporated

          $132.00

        7. 7.9.7 Bosch (Robert) GmbH

          $123.00

        8. 7.9.8 Bossar SA

          $82.00

        9. 7.9.9 Cardinal Health Incorporated

          $82.00

        10. 7.9.10 Catalent Pharma Solutions Incorporated

          $82.00

        11. 7.9.11 Coesia SpA

          $87.00

        12. 7.9.12 Constantia Packaging AG

          $108.00

        13. 7.9.13 DuPont (EI) de Nemours

          $159.00

        14. 7.9.14 Exopack Holding Corporation

          $194.00

        15. 7.9.15 Graphic Packaging Holding Corporation

          $109.00

        16. 7.9.16 Hudson-Sharp Machine Company

          $82.00

        17. 7.9.17 Illinois Tool Works Incorporated

          $112.00

        18. 7.9.18 Kloeckner-Werke AG

          $82.00

        19. 7.9.19 LPS Industries Incorporated

          $94.00

        20. 7.9.20 Nordenia International AG

          $82.00

        21. 7.9.21 North State Flexibles

          $82.00

        22. 7.9.22 Oracle Packaging Incorporated

          $181.00

        23. 7.9.23 Pactiv Corporation

          $82.00

        24. 7.9.24 Pliant Corporation

          $82.00

        25. 7.9.25 PouchTec Industries LLC

          $82.00

        26. 7.9.26 Printpack Incorporated

          $82.00

        27. 7.9.27 Pyramid Global Packaging Solutions Incorporated

          $82.00

        28. 7.9.28 Rank Group Limited

          $136.00

        29. 7.9.29 Rio Tinto Group

          $182.00

        30. 7.9.30 Rollprint Packaging Products Incorporated

          $86.00

        31. 7.9.31 SaddleSprings Beverage Company Incorporated

          $82.00

        32. 7.9.32 Sealed Air Corporation

          $147.00

        33. 7.9.33 Sonoco Products Company

          $82.00

        34. 7.9.34 Superior Group Incorporated

          $82.00

        35. 7.9.35 Totani Corporation

          $82.00

        36. 7.9.36 Valley Packaging Supply Company

          $82.00

        37. 7.9.37 Wihuri Oy

          $83.00

      10. 7.10 Other Companies in the Pouch Industry

        $82.00

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