Packaging trends in bakery Industry

Packaging plays a significant role in bakery products in increasing shelf life , preventing
mechanical damage, marketing , nutrition value and displaying food safety related warning s.

We would concentrate on types of packaging used to attract consumers or through creative
packaging to enhances sales and product s uniqueness from competitors .

Flexible packaging ( laminates ,wrappers )

Most used packaging material in bakery industry . Used in biscuit , cakes , wafer and cookies
primary packaging . Laminates are selected on the basis of thickness and manufacturers
provided with labels  to be printed .

Plain cardboard Boxes

These are used by many manufactures to pack biscuit to differentiate it s product from
competitors . These normal paper boxes which are slightly thicker .

Display Boxes

After primary packing done by flexible wrappers these packets are arranged in display boxes
manually and then these boxes are shrinked wrapped .Consumers can see the products
through these transparent films .

Vertical Pouches or Sachet

These have also been experimented by many bakery manufacturers mainly biscuits ,snacky
biscuits . Britannia s Little Heart and now Frito Lays Aliva

Tins or Metallic Boxes

These are still popular in masses as it was in earlier days . These can be found for cookies
packing which very soft to handle . Hence majority of cookies are packed in Tins . Danish
Cookies and Britannia s Pure Magic cookies

Pvc Trays .

Soft cookies or cakes are arranged in these trays to prevent from any damage at with ease to
handle and store .Britannia Good day choco chips are packed in pvc trays

Poly bags

Breads are packed in these types of poly bags which are tied through twist n tie bands or
stickers .Normal flow wrap packaging is done for Majority of white bread available in market .

Breads by Harvest Gold .

Shrink Wrapped and Over wrapped boxes and trays

Shrink wrapping is done on boxes to give a attractive look to consumers with additional safety
to the products . Display boxes can also be shrink wrapped .

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