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Folding Carton Market in North America 2016-2020 – Popularity of Retail-Ready Packaging (RRP) and Multi-Pack Cartons – Research and Markets


May 23, 2016
By Business Wire News

DUBLIN

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Folding Carton Market in North America 2016-2020” report to their offering.

The folding carton market in North America to grow at a CAGR of 2.09% during the period 2016-2020.

Folding Carton Market in North America 2016-2020, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the folding carton market in North America for 2016-2020. The report also includes information on the market size in terms of the volume of sales, which has been calculated based on the consumption of folding cartons by various end-users. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

An emerging trend which will have a big impact on the market is the popularity of retail ready packaging (RRP) and multipack cartons. An increasing number of manufacturers and retailers are opting for retail-ready packaging. Products in RRPs can be directly placed on shelves for sale. They are also easily identified, opened, and disposed.

Retailers are demanding these retail-ready folding cartons to minimize their display costs. RRPs are often available in microflute systems. In addition, manufacturers of various consumer products are demanding multi-pack folding cartons as they help in multi-branding and reducing costs.

According to the report, a key market driver is the increase in production capacity. The production capacity of vendors can be measured in terms of production in tons. The market will experience a rapid increase in production capacity as vendors are adopting advanced methods of production.

Many vendors like WestRock, Georgia-Pacific, and Pratt are increasing their production capacity through the development of new production plants or the acquisition of existing players. The increase in capacity will allow vendors to meet demand for cartons and containerboard and also reach out to the emerging markets.

Further, the report states that one challenge that could have an adverse impact on market growth is the rise in cost of raw materials.

Key vendors

– All Packaging

– Bell

– Graphic Packaging

– Mayr-Melnhof Karton

– Smurfit Kappa

– WestRock

Key Topics Covered:

PART 01: Executive summary

PART 02: Scope of the report

PART 03: Market research methodology

PART 04: Introduction

PART 05: Market landscape

– Market overview

– Market size and forecast by revenue

– Market size and forecast by volume

– Five forces analysis

PART 06: Market segmentation by application

– Folding carton market in North America by application

– Folding carton market in North America by food products

– Folding carton market in North America by healthcare products

– Folding carton market in North America by tobacco products

– Folding carton market in North America by household care products

– Folding carton market in North America by personal care products

– Folding carton market in North America by other end-users

PART 07: Key leading countries

PART 08: Buying criteria

PART 09: Market drivers

PART 10: Impact of drivers

PART 11: Market challenges

PART 12: Impact of drivers and challenges

PART 13: Market trends

PART 14: Vendor landscape

For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9dd2n9/folding_carton

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