It is a material that protects the product inside itself from external factors from production step through distribution step; and facilitates transportation, storage, distribution transaction.

In primitive economies, coffers, soil pots, sacks were being used as package material. Then, they have been replaced by cardboard, metal and plastic materials. In the course of time, package products used for transportation and storage have undertaken different functions and advertised the product that carried. Nowadays, with the increasing importance of advertisement and visual quality in marketing, package products have gained importance, and per head package material has rapidly increased.