The global beauty and personal care market continues its phenomenal growth, with forecasted sales of $648.56 billion by 2027, increasing from a value of nearly $483 billion in 2021. Getting the product from the shelf into the consumer’s shopping cart might not be as difficult for the first purchase as for the second or third. According to one research report, within this market segment, impulse purchases are common, with approximately 73% of purchasing decisions made at the point of sale.
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MRP’s new corporate offices aim to extend its mission of providing specialized, innovative solutions to its valued customers across health & wellness, specialty food, and other sectors.
The new MRP Solutions Center and corporate offices in Lake Forest, IL are officially open. A June grand opening event was a great opportunity for MRP to host customers and suppliers for a day of education and celebration.
During the week of April 24th, a few members of the MRP Solutions team had the exciting opportunity to attend the SPC Impact Conference. SPC Impact, a flagship event from the Sustainable Packaging Coalition, focused on what it takes to enable a mind shift with the objective of narrowing the intention-action gap, its behavioral change implications and how these will address climate change from a brand, manufacturer, supplier, institutional and consumer level.
Market demand has guided MRP's introduction of two, highly brand-able child resistant closures -- the Sleek CR® and Encore CR-- which offer child resistant and customized branding with their smooth tops. With options ranging from smooth to ribbed and knurled finishes, embossed and debossed imprints, text and pictorial instructions, endless color possibilities, customization to fit any branding need, and protocol tested 100% PCR options, MRP child resistant closures are a great and sustainable...
PLMA ‘s annual Private Label Trade (PLMA) Show broke record attendance this past November, bringing together more than 5,000 wholesalers, merchandisers, suppliers, and big and small retailers alike in what would be the first in-person show since 2019.
PACK EXPO International showcases entire production line solutions, combined with more than 100 educational sessions, providing attendees everything needed to compete in a changing marketplace. Offering more features than ever before to address unprecedented demands on the industry, this year’s show marked a return to Chicago after a four year hiatus. The show is presented by PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, who represents more than 950 North American...
Next time you find yourself opening a child-resistant medicine bottle or quart of motor oil and mutter to yourself, “Who invented these things anyway?,” you can thank one Dr. Henri J. Breault, a Canadian pediatrician and father who simply refused to accept a status quo of 100,000 tragic cases of accidental poisoning a year. His invention, the “Palm N’ Turn,” was patented in 1967 and led to the worldwide introduction of Child Resistant Caps (CRC) and a 91% reduction in local child...