Category Archives: contract-packaging

Four ways to Drive Greater Sustainability in your Contract Packaing supply Chain

Did you know that sustainable gains can be amplified through labor, freight reduction, waste avoidance and working with low or zero waste sustainably focused partners too?

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How to successfully partner with your co-packer in today’s challenging labor market

The October JOLTS report put the level of job openings at the second highest on record (11.033 million in October vs. 11.098 million in July). There’s an undeniable labor shortage. Your company is challenged to find labor, your contract packager[…]

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THREE Steps for Reducing Risk in your Contract Packaging Supply Chain

Let’s discuss three real strategies for mitigating risk in your contract packaging supply chain.

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Your Contract Packaging Supply Chain is Too Long! the benefits of a shortened supply chain

Your company may choose to outsource certain manufacturing functions to a contract packaging partner for some or all of the reasons listed below. If managing a contract packaging supply chain is part of your day-to-day job or part of your overall[…]

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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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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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Outlook Group Wins Two Awards for Sustainable Packaging and Environmental Practices

Outlook Group's President, Kevin Hayes, receiving award from Rosalyn Bandy (left), TLMI Vice President of Sustainability, and Calvin Frost (right), Founder and Chairman of Channeled Resources Group, who the award was named after.

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Reduce Risk by Simplifying Your Contract Packaging Supply Chain

As a brand owner, you know that retailers want your product when they want it and how they want it. That leaves little room for error in ensuring your product gets to them in a timely manner.  And unfortunately, if their demands are not met, the[…]

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HealthPack 2018 - What We Learned: Trends in Medical Device Packaging

I recently attended and exhibited at HealthPack 2018, the premier industry conference analyzing trends in medical device packaging, with my fellow Outlook Group colleague, Tim Traub. HealthPack provides an excellent forum for medical device[…]

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The Importance of Solution-Based Collaboration in Contract Packaging

The manufacturing world we live in today has automation doing pretty much anything that is repetitive. At the very least, that is the goal of the manufacturer. However, manufacturing as it relates to contract packaging is only a piece of the supply[…]

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