Key market players operating in the global slider bags market include C-P Flexible Packaging, Reynolds Consumer Products LLC, PKG Group LLC, Pacific Bag, Inc., Bison Bag Co Inc, International Plastics Inc, Pacific Bag, Inc., Minigrip, Flexico, Inc, Presto Products Company, and SVP Packing Industry Pvt.
Slider bags refer to resealable bags with “zippers” that are used for storing various articles in a secure closure. Growing need to package food products and medicines has revved up demand for slider bags significantly. Recent trends depict that these self-adhesive bags are being increasingly used for storing important files and documents in various organizations. Slider bags are increasing used in the transportation industry due to growing need for convenient packaging, which protects from contamination or leakages. This is likely to boost the sales of these self-adhesive bags in the upcoming years.
In parallel with increase in number of retail outlets, slider bags will witness surge in demand attributed to its moisture sealant and lightweight properties. Trends of using slider bags are not just limited to storing food products, medicines, and equipment, these self-sealant bags witness a robust demand for storing cosmetic products as they are prone to leakages or contamination. Known for its multi-purpose utility, the slider bags are increasingly used for storage of agricultural products.
Slider bags witness robust demand in various industries, but imposition of strict regulations and growing concerns regarding use of plastics has led manufacturers to turn towards biodegradable packages.
Global Slider Bags Market: Market Dynamics
Manufacturers operating in the pharmaceutical and food sector are witnessing a robust demand for slider bags attributed to its moisture sealant properties. Shrink-wrap packaging and resealable packaging are key products among flexible packages. Technological development and innovation including labelling will further contribute towards growth of the global slider bags market. Attributed to reusable properties, slider bags are known to increase the shelf life of the items or articles enclosed. Repetitive usage for storing food products on daily basis has fuelled demand for the slider bags in the retail sector significantly. Moreover, manufacturers operating in the food sector prefer packaging food products in the slider bags attributed to its moisture sealant attributes. Use of these zipper bags is not only limited to packaging medicines and food products, but expand to the transportation and cosmetic industry. Growing need for protective packages from leakages or contaminations have revved up demand for slider bags among manufacturers of cosmetic products. Furthermore, these self-adhesive bags witness significant demand in the transportation industry attributed to its light weight and preservative properties.
Slider bags are increasing used across various domains attributed to its packaging benefits, but growing concerns regarding use of plastic in production process is likely to impact growth of the global slider bags market negatively. Strict regulations imposed by governments in various regions have further led manufacturers to choose biodegradable materials for producing packages. This is likely to inhibit growth of the global slider bags market significantly during the assessment period.
The global slider bags market is segmented on the basis of types of products, end use and materials used. LDPE, Nylon, LLDPE, PE and PP are the types of materials used for production in the global slider market. On the basis of layers, the slider bags market is segmented into multilayer, transparent, high barrier and monolayer. The slider bags market is segmented into sandwich bags, small instrument bags, snacks bags, others and medicine pouches on the basis of end users.
Global Slider Bags Market: Regional Outlook
North America will remain a dominant region in the global slider bags market due to increasing preference for preserving food products among consumers. The slider bags market in Europe will witness a steady demand attributed to the lifestyle of consumers throughout the projected period. Developing countries in APAC and Latin America will reflect rapid growth for slider bags owing to demand for protective packaging in particular sectors. Increasing interests of multinational companies offering flexible packages in the slider bags and packages is likely to boost competition in APEJ during the predicted period.