As part of FPA’s ongoing advocacy and communications programs, FPA monitors social media and online news conversations related to packaging and flexible packaging. Online coverage of industry topics, while not all-inclusive, is one tool to anticipate pending opportunities and challenges for the industry. Conversation monitoring for the second half of 2018 found that the flexible packaging industry is expected to grow. Additionally, the Flexible Packaging Association was repeatedly quoted in articles as a trusted source about flexible packaging. However, the increasing number of bans on single-use packaging throughout the world could hinder industry growth. Click here to download a copy of the report.