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If your company is looking to save time and money during the initial stages of the buying process, ProcurementIQ’s Plastic Bags procurement research will provide you with the tools necessary to do just that. This report breaks down the data and analysis behind buying Plastic Bags, such as pricing dynamics, supply chain risks and external demand drivers. Your company will also gain expert negotiation tactics to help gain leverage when working with suppliers.
doneBenchmark Price
doneRFP/RFQ/Negotiation Questions
done3 Year Price Forecast
doneSupply Chain Analysis
doneSupplier Intelligence
doneSample Buyer Decision Scorecard

Plastic Bags - Recent Price Trend

During the three years to 2018, the price of plastic bags has been rising at an estimated annualized rate of 0.5%. This increase in price is largely the result of rising input costs and economic growth driving demand for plastic bags upward. However, increasing environmental concerns regarding plastic bag use and significant competition have slowed price growth.Strengthening economic activity has.

Plastic Bags - Total Cost of Ownership

Plastic bags come ready to use and do not require additional services to make them functional. Therefore, there are no direct hidden costs associated with procuring plastic bags, resulting in a low total cost of ownership. Buyers should expect to spend less than 50.0% of the benchmark price in additional annual costs.Plastic bags can be easily stored because they do not require specialized.

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About this Report

This report is intended to assist buyers of plastic bags. Plastic bags include plastic shopping bags and plastic merchandise pouches. Buyers purchase plastic bags to fulfill different storage, packaging and transportation needs. Typical buyers are supermarkets and grocery stores, warehouse clubs and supercenters, retailers and convenience stores. Suppliers of plastic bags include manufacturers and wholesalers. These providers also frequently supply other packaging solutions in addition to selling plastic bags, such as customized product designs and packaging advising services. This report excludes trash bags and flexible packaging.

Table of Contents

At a Glance

Executive Summary

Price Environment
 Price Fundamentals
  Benchmark Price
  Pricing Model
 Price Drivers
 Input Cost Drivers
 External Demand Drivers
 Recent Price Trend
 Price Forecast

Product Characteristics
 Product Life Cycle
 Total Cost of Ownership
 Product Specialization
 Related Goods
 Subsitute Goods
 Quality Control
Supply Chain & Vendors
 Supply Chain Dynamics
  Supply Chain Risk
  Geographic Locations
 Competitive Environment
  Market Share Concentration
  Vendor Company Types
 Market Profitability
 Switching Cost

Purchasing Process
 Buying Basics
 Buying Lead Time
  Selection Process
  Buying-Decision Scorecard
 Key RFP Elements

Negotiation Questions

Buyer Power Score Components

Jargon & Glossary

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