Stay one step ahead
Once a month, get our best advice and remain on top of market news and trends.
Skip to content
For local leaders, packaging is a cost-control and competitiveness issue – an incredible opportunity to prevent damage and waste, reduce handling and required space, not to mention significantly increase customer satisfaction.
In this section, CARTIER commits to sharing with you the know-how of its team, recognized throughout the industry for its commitment to entrepreneurs and passion for innovation. Convincing case studies, reviews of innovations, market trend analyses – browse through our articles as you see fit and sign up for our monthly newsletter so you don’t miss anything. Our expertise could take you even further!
« La recherche de solutions pour réduire nos coûts fait partie intégrante de leur approche client. »
« La disponibilité de l’équipe fait toute la différence quand les projets arrivent et disons-le, la majorité de ces projets doivent être prêts pour hier! Une telle collaboration n’arrive pas avec tous nos fournisseurs! »
Categories: Écoresponsabilité, Laboratory
Did you know that 51% of consumers consider their packages to be overpacked? However, 20% of merchandise returns are damaged products, which suggests that many of these packages were not adequately protected during transport and delivery. There is therefore a very fine line between over-packaged or under-packaged merchandise and optimal packaging! In this context, is it possible to have both a suitably packaged parcel and an eco-responsible packaging?
« Nous travaillons conjointement à trouver des solutions pour réduire nos coûts de production. Les communications sont fluides et authentiques, à l’image des valeurs que nous véhiculons au quotidien comme entreprise. »
When it comes to eco-responsible packaging, some materials stand out more than others. Cardboard, by its recyclable nature, tops the list as an “eco-responsible” product, while plastic is often demonized. Between the perceptions and the actual impact of these materials on our ecological footprint, there can be a world of interpretation.
With back to school, Thanksgiving, Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Christmas and Boxing Day sales, the last four months of the year turn into a parcel mailing marathon. A Shipathon, as we like to call it.
« Leur expertise et leur capacité à formuler une analyse incluant un retour sur investissement clair et précis aident à obtenir les approbations clés. »
I’m passionate about the “box”, but I know that for most businesses it’s not a priority. Often, the planning of the packaging is put aside until comes time to deliver. Two years ago, the manufacturing times for a box were between 7 and 10 days. Today the deadline has gone up to 8-10 weeks. Howcome?
In recent years, many companies have been seeking to reduce their environmental footprint. This phenomenon is also evident among consumers, who are increasingly demanding environmentally friendly solutions. Some 74% of them are even willing to pay more for a green option! As you strive to respond to this need and reduce your ecological impact, learn more about some high-performance packaging solutions keeping in mind that the famous cardboard box was just the beginning!