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3 Ways Resealable Packaging Can Make Life Easier for Elderly Customers

The coronavirus pandemic has had an enormous impact on our lives - we have experienced challenges and limitations most of us have never faced before. Some of us have adapted well to “the new normal”, but many still feel uneasy and are concerned about the health and well-being of our loved ones. We worry about our elderly, for whom this time ...
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How Resealable Packaging Can Help You Live Healthier

January is often a time of reflection. After a particularly hard year, many of us hope that 2021 will bring us back to life as we know it. A lot has changed in the past 12 months. We had to learn to rely on technology in communicating with others, switch to working from home when possible, and shop online more than ever before. It has not ...
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Control portions with resealable packaging

Healthy eating is on the rise with customers growing more conscious about their wellbeing and food choices. Balanced diet and regular exercise can help keep our bodies (and minds!) healthy, decreasing the risk of many health problems, including diabetes and heart disease. Studies show customers are better able to control their portions if ...
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Resealable food packs: Why customers love them!

Did you know packaging can affect the way customers determine how fresh your products are? According to Mintel’s Food Packaging Trends: Spotlight on Food Labelling report, 64% of grocery customers in the USA pick food based on the fact that it is fresh and often judge product freshness by the quality of its packaging.* is one of the ...
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How resealable packaging influences consumer perception of food freshness

Product freshness alongside its quality are important factors that may influence customers’ buying decisions. According to a recent report by Mintel Group Ltd, 57% of US shoppers evaluate product freshness by its appearance, whereas 72% rely on on-pack information such as the expiry date. Packaging plays a key role in keeping products in ...
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5 ways to make your products stand out from the crowd

With an increase in the number of items being available on the shelves, your products need to stand out from the crowd more than ever before. This is where effective labels and packaging come into play. Here are five things you can do to ensure your products get noticed in a busy retail environment. 1. Invest in creative ...
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Food waste and food poverty - Reseal-it® can help

As a nation, we love our food; an endless succession of best-selling books, popular magazines and prime-time TV programmes testify to the fact. Estimates by , the Government’s waste advisory body, tell us that around 7 million tonnes of food from UK households is thrown out. The waste from our fridges and cupboards represents some £8 ...
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Reseal-it® a better way to keep cooked meats fresher longer

Reseal-it® by Macfarlane Labels is an innovative labelling solution that helps to preserve product freshness, resulting in less food waste. Following the successful application of Reseal-it® onto Tesco’s savoury snack range and Walkers’ biscuit packs, its benefits have now been recognised by a family-owned business, Greene Farm ...
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A one day increase in product life can significantly reduce food waste

Nearly 15 million tonnes of food is wasted in the UK every year and almost half of it comes from our households. A recent  from WRAP has revealed that increasing product life by one day could save 250,000 tonnes of waste a year. Most often people get rid of food because they cooked too much or were not able to use it in time. has ...
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Packaging challenges for an ageing population

Did you know that over 10 million people in the UK are over the age of 65? This number is set to grow to an astonishing 15.5 million by 2023, increasing the importance of addressing the packaging challenges that are faced by an ageing population. With a decrease in dexterity and other added problems such as arthritis, the ageing ...
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