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➥ SUSTAINABILITY A TOP CONCERN IN SMALL PET FOOD PACKAGING
Sustainability demands in
small pet food packaging

segment, according to industry experts.
"There is increased interest for
sustainable packaging in this category," said Kuecker. "This coming year,
we will likely see more offerings on the

The sustainability challenges and
demands seen in the dog and cat
segments are echoed in the small pet

shelf that promote their own sustainable package characteristics."
Understanding that crossover, and
having the ability to meet it on multiple
fronts, should be a focus if a packaging
company wants to succeed - particularly if said company dips its toes in
multiple pet packaging segments.

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"There is a common thread, no
matter whether the food packaging is
for small pets or the more common dog
and cat packaging," said Julie Conklin,
senior product marketing manager for
ProAmpac. "Today converters need
the agility to respond quickly to each
customer, whether it be larger sized
bags of pet food for small animals
or single-meal packages for bigger
friends with fur, hard shells or scales.
From our vantage point, this means
being responsive on several fronts:
multiple materials, an ability to address
sustainability requirements and having
large-run or small-quantity capabilities, as well as being able to support
innovations."
Knowing, internally, the benefits of
sustainable packaging can also assist
in helping customers meet their own
challenges.
"As companies face mounting presSeptember 2019

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Contents
What is the future for pet food packaging sustainability?
Speaking of…
News and Calendar
TOP’s Parrot Food expands bird food market opportunities
Sustainability a top concern in small pet food packaging
Belgium holds most small mammal pets per capita 2018
Humanization, all-natural big in small animal pet food
Rules for the reconstitution of dry pet food ingredients
Faba beans: A new pulse for the dog and cat food market
Shopper loyalty challenges in the e-commerce age
New Products
Marketplace
Advertiser’s Index
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