Responsibly Sourced Raw Materials and Post-Consumer Recycled Content

November 18, 2020 Our last article discussed how downgauging has been and will continue to be a fundamental way of enhancing sustainability by reducing the amount of packaging needed for a product. In this article, we highlight two additional ways[…]

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Source Reduction Supports CPG Sustainable Packaging Objectives

November 17, 2020 When it comes to sustainable packaging, source reduction is a key factor in minimizing environmental impact. Reduce is the first of the 3Rs of sustainability, and it’s all about creating less waste.

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Get the Lead (and other harmful chemicals) Out!

October 26, 2020 In our most recent article, we talked about what’s real in regard to compostable, recycle-ready, and biodegradable packaging. In this month’s article, we continue the discussion about real ways to enhance the sustainability of[…]

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Outlook Group In-House/E2E Shrink Sleeve Print and Packaging Simplified Solution

October 20, 2020 In the world today as it relates to current events, big box stores and ecommerce have become more important for retail brands. A capability such as shrink sleeves is more important than ever when it comes to brands showing up in a[…]

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Achieving Packaging Sustainability with Biodegradable vs. Compostable

September 2, 2020 Today’s Compostable Reality We see bags of snacks on the store shelf flaunting compostable film packaging. Consumers think, “Wow this is great! By choosing this product with sustainable packaging, I’m doing my part to slow the[…]

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Building a Sustainability Roadmap to Success

In our last post, we talked about packaging trends in a post COVID-19 supply chain. While the pandemic has influenced sustainability in packaging as a priority, the trend continues to be a part of national, local and own brand project conversations.[…]

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Key Packaging Trends: Post-COVID Supply Chain

  None of us could have predicted the impact of COVID-19 on our global and local communities at the end of Q1 2020. Many questions linger within the packaging supply chain:  Will COVID-19 change the mindset of consumers? Will sustainability continue[…]

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Diverting Packaging Waste from Landfills

In this video, Outlook Group shares details of our success in diverting packaging waste from landfills. As a leading manufacturer of flexible packaging, folding cartons, pressure sensitive labels and shrink sleeve labels, we have a variety of[…]

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Reducing Complexity In the Packaging Supply Chain

Packaging is a key component to delivering a quality, branded product on time. This is challenging for brand leaders since packaging supply chain management is a complex process filled with hidden costs, risk and compromised quality associated with[…]

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How do you make a circular economy?

Our last month's blog, Packaging Sustainability’s Alphabet Soup provided background on some of the key acronyms for sustainability and the organizations behind them to feed your sustainability cravings. In this month’s blog, we’ll be talking about a[…]

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