The FPA Fourth Quarter 2015 'Pulse of the Industry' Report, the most recent in our series of reports to address questions regarding the performance of the flexible packaging industry in the current uncertain economic and turbulent business conditions, is now available.
The focus was principally short term, fourth quarter 2015 results versus third quarter 2015 and fourth quarter 2014. Areas of business activity surveyed included net sales, volume/output, profitability, inventory levels, capital spending and capacity utilization. In addition, information was gathered to assess expectations for sales performance and volume/output in the first quarter 2016 versus the previous period, fourth quarter 2015. Please click here to view the Report. (members only)