Opinion on Consumer Packaged Goods in North America

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Expert View
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Packaging innovation could inspire safer drug use

The role of packaging has been brought into sharp focus with the news that Reckitt Benckiser is to withdraw its Suboxone heroin substitute tablets after a study highlighted the risk of children gaining access to the bottled pills. While the UK consumer goods group will instead promote use of a film-strip variant of the drug, there are other packaging alternatives that could ensure safer drug use.

Published By Datamonitor
05 Oct 2012
ResearchWire
ResearchWire

PLA Innovation of the Week: a new lozenge-type alternative to cigarettes

Published By Datamonitor
24 Sep 2012
ResearchWire
ResearchWire

PLA Innovation of the Week: a new drink that can turn the clock back

Published By Datamonitor
17 Sep 2012
ResearchWire
ResearchWire

PLA Functional Innovation of the Month: appetite control drink claims to promote digestive health

Published By Datamonitor
17 Sep 2012
ResearchWire
ResearchWire

PLA Innovation of the Week: butter goes "Greek"

Published By Datamonitor
02 Sep 2012
Expert View
Expert View

New personal care review: energy meets fragrance in new roll-on launch

This month's roundup of novel personal care launches looks at a new energizing roll-on product that could increase consumer options for convenient, on-the-go energy. Meanwhile, skincare launch highlights include a face mask for use at different stages of the menstrual cycle, and soft drinks have inspired a new ginger ale hand soap.

Published By Datamonitor
07 Aug 2012
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Expert View

New drinks review: probiotics give beer a functional boost

The diversification of beer into functional territory leads this month's roundup of the latest innovations from the drinks industry, with an alcohol free beer that promotes health debuting in Germany. Also looking to draw in health-conscious consumers is a novel melding of coconut water and ready-to-drink coffee, while flowers and vegetables are being used to create unusual smoothie combinations.

Published By Datamonitor
07 Aug 2012
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New household products review: air fresheners seek natural appeal with novel flower design

The latest decorative developments in air fresheners are highlighted in this month's summary of innovative launches from the household goods industry, as a new device looks to maintain user engagement and evoke the appeal of fresh cut flowers. Elsewhere, household paper towels that promise to be green both "inside and out" have hit stores, while insecticide is being inspired by correction tape.

Published By Datamonitor
18 Jul 2012
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New personal care review: toothbrushes get a handle on replacement indicator technology

This month's rundown of the latest personal care launches looks at how toothbrush indicator technology is taking strides forward, with a recent innovative launch featuring an integrated device in the handle showing when the toothbrush should be replaced. In other news, the trend for personal care products to mimic indulgent food continues with the launch of a bath soap "chocolate bar."

Published By Datamonitor
18 Jul 2012
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New food review: eggs and milk step up their ethical positioning

This month's look at product innovation in the food industry notes that ethical claims are becoming more influential in the dairy market, as consumers pay more attention to the welfare issues associated with the production of eggs and milk. In other news, unusual savory flavor blends are being favored for snack products, while chilled soup is looking to boost its value as a freshly cooked meal.

Published By Datamonitor
18 Jul 2012

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