Foam Edge Protectors Market Overview
According to the latest research by Future Market Insights, foam edge protectorsmarket is set to experience short term growth during the year 2021-2031. Foam edge protectors provide protections to edges and corners of all profile of furniture’s, glass and packaging such as cardboard boxes cases and cartons. Volatility in the process of raw material will affect the demand, limited opportunities in future.
Edge protectors also provide internal support to packaging material, which also eases the transportation of products. One of the value added feature of edge protector is that it maintains the static strength of the material that does not allow the material to get compressed when packed in a box.
They play important role in shipping and transportation by providing product safety and protection. The global foam edge market is characterised by packaging solution particularly designed for transportation and shipping.
However, increasing awareness regarding the negative impacts associated with plastic consumption is expected to boost the market growth.
What is Driving Demand for Foam Edge Protectors?
Material shipping and exports requires packaging material to prevent product from getting harm. Primary packaging includes cartons and boxes. Complex and prolonged supply chains can result into damage of primary and secondary packaging.
Foam edge protector’s plays vital role in protecting the packaging.Due to environment-friendly and cost-effective nature of foam edge protector’s products will also uplift the market growth. Specially engineered U profile provides protections to edges and corners. They are easy to apply and can be reused.
There is increase in the global manufacturing output, goods stored in warehouse or during transit can get damaged. As foam edge protectors used to strengthen the stack, more goods can be stacked up easily. consumer spending on packaged items affected by recession is propelling new strategies to provide product integrityand technological advancement, these are expected driving factors.
Foam edge protectors protect every surface from abrasion and sharp impacts. It prevents valuable material from breakage and falling apart. They are used to add strength and structure to palletised boxes and also stabilises the load, so that the goods protected from knocks and bangs but won’t collapsed under their own weight.
Foam edge protectors used to support strapping and fixings.
U.S. and Canada Foam Edge Protectors Market Outlook
U.S. and Canada are expected to have the highest share and therefore will dominate the foam edge protective market. This is due to the food and beverages and pharmaceutical industries are key end users.
Booming E commerce industry is expected to drive demand for foam edge protectors. ProFlex® profiles of Pregis LLC. Available from April 29, 2009- Pro confirm around edged and corners and cylindrical pipes to keep it safe.
Europe Demand Outlook for Foam Edge Protective
The European market for foam edge protective is estimated to grow at considerable rate during the forecast period. This surge in growth is due to the growing expenditure on packers and movers.
Fees for a professional packing/unpacking and loading/unloading service generally start at about £100 (GBP) for half a 20ft container (15 cubic meters), but more cargo means higher prices.
Nordpack GmbH is one of the largest packaging distributor and service provider in Germany. Polyurethane (PE) foam edge protectors protects and cushion the edges and corners of items. The strips are CFC free and recyclable and they are resistant to moisture as well as to temperature changes from – 40 to +100 degrees.
Moreover, the logistics and packers and movers are also expected to drive the sales of Foam edge protectors.
Who are the Key Manufacturers and Suppliers of Foam Edge Protectors?
Some of the key players operating in the Foam Edge Protective market are
- Pregis LLC.
- Polymax Ltd.
- GMA Systems Ltd
- Total Pack
- The Rubber Company
- Nordpack GmbH
- Wellpack Europe.
Nomaco is a leader in design and extrusion of custom engineered foam products. Nomaco is the first manufacturer in U.S. to develop polyethylene packaging profiles. Corex, a division of VPK packaging group acquired European and Chinese business of Corenso in 2019.
Key manufacturers are escalating their business through developments, collaborations and geographic expansions in emerging regions. It is spread across 16 countries producing edge protectors.
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By Product Type:
- U Profile
- L Profile
- R Profile
- CC Profile
- O Profile
- U- tulip Profile
By Material Profile:
- Polyethylene foam
- EPS foam
- NBR foam
- Extruded TPE foam
- Polyurethane foam
By End Use :
- Logistics & Transportation
- Food & Beverages
- Building & Construction
- Personal Care & Cosmetics
- Electrical & Electronics
- North America
- Latin America
- South Asia
- East Asia
- The Middle East and Africa