The rise in access to mobile technology is dramatically changing consumer lifestyles and purchasing behavior, which in turn drives packaging innovation. Europe is leading the way in integrating mobile technology functionality into packaging design. The region’s latest innovations have far-reaching implications for packaging across the globe. Europe’s ongoing commitment to improvement on all fronts is on full display in the 29th DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation.
The winners from Europe in this year’s awards are standouts in the field, including a new ways to address freshness in food and beverage and safer conditions for workers. Lead Judge David Luttenberger, CPP – Global Packaging Director, Mintel Group Ltd., discusses the winners and these trends.