Practicalities and openability of packaging

D. Carus

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Consumer benefits and convenience aspects of smart packaging. Openability of consumer packaging is becoming a major issue as the demographics of society are changing and society is getting older. Sadly, ageing brings with it many issues, not least a loss of strength and dexterity. In order to design effective packaging, understanding the ability of aged consumers is crucial. This paper outlines the development of a torque-measuring device and the results obtained to date.
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 2003
EventCCFRA Food Packaging Conference - Gloucestershire, UK
Duration: 1 Jan 2003 → …


ConferenceCCFRA Food Packaging Conference
CityGloucestershire, UK
Period1/01/03 → …


  • openability
  • packaging
  • consumer packaging
  • smart packaging

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