Published on : Jul 06, 2016
Packaging is considered as a crucial step in order to protect the product from contamination and damage. Flexible packaging offers several properties that are required for primary packaging, including high barrier, lightweight, low contamination, high performance, and overall safety of the product from the environment. Zipper pouch has a plastic zip on its opening and is one of the types of flexible packaging, which is gaining traction in the last few years. Zipper pouches are manufactured using different materials such as aluminum, kraft, and plastic, depending on its application.
Zipper pouches are available across the globe in two major types:
- Transparent Zipper Pouch
- Semi-transparent Zipper Pouch
Reclosability and Portability to Boost Demand for Zipper Pouches in Near Future
Zipper pouch is being used extensively in food and beverage and industrial applications across the globe. The global zipper pouch market is estimated to witness rapid growth in the next few years, owing to numerous features it offers such as portability, easy opening, single-handed use, and reclosability. In addition, the zipper pouch helps in keeping the product fresh for a long time. These factors are projected to drive the global market in the near future.
Furthermore, the easy availability of zipper pouch across modern retail format, including hypermarkets, supermarkets, and convenient stores is estimated to augment the growth of the market in the next few years. In addition, the changing lifestyles and growing disposable income in several developing regions are some of the other factors propelling the zipper pouch market across the globe.
Increased Participation of Players to Drive Global Zipper Pouch Market
The growing demand for zipper pouch across the globe has attracted numerous players to contribute towards the growth of the market. Thus, several new players are anticipated to enter the market and offer innovative products in order to expand their consumer base. The leading players operating in the global zipper pouch market such as Bemis Company, Inc., Huhtamaki Oyj, Sealed Air Corporation, Amcor Limited, Maco Bag Corporation, S. C. JOHNSON & SON, INC., and Mondi Group are focusing on mergers and collaborations to strengthen their position in the global market.