There are several advantages and disadvantages to packaging, which you should consider when deciding on what type of packaging to use for your products. Advantages include the fact that it can protect the product from damage during shipping and storage and increase product shelf life.
Disadvantages may include:
- Potential environmental impacts associated with the production or recycling of the packaging material
- Higher initial cost than other types of packaging
- It is challenging to repackage products if they need to be relabeled or retested after distribution.