DuPont Packaging Award Judges Discuss Challenges Facing the Packaging Industry

E-commerce, environmental impact and maintaining profitability are but a few of the challenges facing the packaging industry, according to top industry practitioners gathered in Wilmington this spring to judge the 28th DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation.

Commenting on the increasing pressure and the need to juggle a wide array of demands, the commonality of concerns reported from markets worldwide was striking. While assessing nearly 200 entries and selecting this year’s top innovators, the judges answered a series of questions on packaging trends, all captured in a six-part video series. In this second video in the series, judges were asked to name the biggest challenges facing the packaging industry.