The packaging industry is undergoing a transformation with the help of both technology and sustainability innovations. However, brands and consumers are both battling between eco-friendly options, and cost. This infographic from our Future of Packaging 2016 Special Report reveals 66 per cent of consumers are willing to pay more for sustainable goods, compared to 50 per cent in 2015. Yet, greater cost is still stopping the majority from purchasing environmentally sound products. View the infographic below for a detailed analysis
Foreign exchange movements can make or break a company, so understanding the risks and measures to contain volatility can be key to financial success. Current economic and political instability mean that firms involved in overseas trade or transactions cannot afford to delay. This infographic from our latest Corporate Treasury Special Report includes a detailed graph of 10-year currency movements, key factors affecting markets and top challenges faced in managing FX risk.
With online shopping in the UK now exceeding £114 billion a year, demand for packaging is sky-rocketing. Test Valley’s innovative retention packaging design will ensure customers receive their purchases quickly and safely - and without costing the Earth
As sanctions on Iran are lifted, residents of Tehran are hopeful that a return to the international fold will restore the city’s lost prosperity. We spoke to Iranians, from all walks of life, about how their businesses and lives have changed since the new nuclear agreement last year . Photography by Maryam Rahmanian