Packaging Events

Packaging Events

Event: Sino-Corrugated 2008 China Show
Date: 28th to 30 August 2008
Venue: Guangdong Modern International Exhibition Center, Guangdong, China
Summary: Different from the past editions, this show is to be held in South China, the area with the most developed corrugated industry, which upgrades the event from the past satellite show to a national one with visitors not only from south China, but also across the country. With this super effective platform, suppliers bringing their latest products and technology will surely be enjoying a rich feast of purchase orders. Moreover, the corrugated event is to happen concurrently with Sino-Flexpack and Sino-Folding Carton.
Organiser: Reed Exhibitions
Contact details: www.sino-corrugated.com

Event: Labelexpo Americas 2008
Date: 9th – 11th September 2008
Venue: The Donald E Stephens Convention Center, Chicago, USA
Summary: Labelexpo Americas is a dedicated show for the label, product decoration, web printing and converting industry in the Americas — the largest label market in the world. Launched in 1989, Labelexpo Americas is the place that label converters from across the Americas come to visit to see new technology, source new suppliers and buy new machinery. In recent years, the rapid growth of the label market in Latin America has resulted in a significant increase in senior attendance from this region. The Labelexpo Americas 2008 is an event where you can experience ttechnology in action that will showcase pressure sensitive developments, cutting edge printing processes like UV flexo and digital dominate, high added value solutions, from extended text solutions to foiling, new coatings and varnishes, innovation product decoration ideas, including sachet solutions working machinery, cutting edge technology, multi-substrate presses, digital presses, laser die cutting, RFID, pre-press and plate making, in-line decoration systems, multi-process ink systems, VIP substrates and high technology label materials, films, sleeves and wraps etc.

Contact details: pr@labelexpo.com

Event: India Pack 2008
Date: 18th-21st September 2008
Venue: Bombay Exhibition centre, Goregaon (East), Mumbai
Summary: India Pack 2008 will be addressing the needs of Indian packaging industry. The event will be attended by over 300 exhibitors from over 30 countries showcasing state-of-the-art packaging machinery, materials, services and packaging solutions to the brand owners and converters. Other concurrent events that will be accompanied with this event would be international conferences, Indiastar Awards and Pacmachine Awards. This expo will see mobilisation of overseas trade delegations through structured support of apex packaging bodies like WPO and APF to enhance the reach of Indian players to other emerging markets.
Organiser: Tafcon and All India Food Processors’ Association

Event: International Food Processing Technology Expo & Seminar (IFPE)
Date: 18th-21st September 2008
Venue: Bombay Exhibition Centre, Goregaon (East), Mumbai
Summary: The IFPE -2008 event is encouraging the food processing industries to meet the global challenges and to tap the potential of the Food Sector growth. The main objective of IFPE 2008 will be to bring the food and food processing industry and allied sectors under one umbrella. A high level international seminar will be organised by the All India Food Processor’s Association, alongside the expo.
Organiser: Tafcon and All India Food Processors’ Association (AIFPA).

Event: International PackTech India 2008
Date: 19th-22nd November 2008- Venue Bombay Exhibition Centre, Goregaon (East), Mumbai

Summary: The International PackTech India 08 is related to packaging industry. India has emerged as a large and potential market for the packaging materials and packaging machinery. The technological advancement and capabilities achieved has also brought the country to the lime light as a preferred and reliable hub. With the help of this event India is targeting to become the second largest economy in the world after China and ahead of the US. This event will influence modern supply chin with bar coding, RFID and private labels will also result in increased private labelling as self branding becoming a key for market identification. The resultant demand will be for consumer retail pads, multiuse/family packs, width and depth in product mix and brands, pack forms for best shelf display and correspondingly RTE and RTCs foods.

Organisers: Cidex Trade Fairs Pvt. Ltd.

Event: Verpackung Nord 2009
Date: 21st-22nd January 2009
Venue: Hamburg, Germany
Summary: Verpackung Nord is a specialised trade show dedicated to users and buyers of packaging technology and equipment in northern Germany. Verpackung provides a perfect platform for making contacts and doing business.
Organisers: EasyFairs Deutschland GmbH

Event: Plastec West 2009
Date: 10th-12th February 2009
Venue: Anaheim California
Summary: Plastec West provides an unparalleled array of resources for west coast plastics professionals. It is a core component of the largest design and manufacturing event on the west coast. Plastec West includes more than 1,200 exhibitors and nearly 200,000 sq ft of product displays and equipment demonstrations from the leading suppliers to the international medical manufacturing industry. It is a showcase the latest advances in primary processing machinery, computer-aided design and manufacturing, production machinery, a full range of contract service providers, and much more.

Event: PackFair 2009 10th international specialised exhibition of packaging industry

Date: 24th-27th February 2009

Venue: Exhibition centre ‘KyivExpoPlaza’, Saliutnaya Str., 2-B, Kyiv, Ukraine
Summary: Pack Fair is the biggest exhibition of package, packaging and printing equipment, technologies and materials in Ukraine. This exhibition demonstrates the newest development tendencies of Ukrainian packaging industry, reflects the state of the world packaging market, and presents the last achievements of packaging and polygraphic branch.
Organizer: JSC ‘Kyiv International Contract Fair’
Co-organizer: Packagers club of Ukraine

Event: Sino Pack
Date: 3rd-6th March 2009
Venue: China Import and Export Fair Pazhou Complex, Guangzhou, PR China www.tradeshow.alibaba.com
Summary: It is a most important international packaging and beverage technology event in South China. Sino-Pack and China Drinktec 2009 showcase the most up-to-date and comprehensive range of packaging machines, materials and beverage technology to the manufacturers and end users from China and overseas every year. It is focusing on food packaging, beverage and brewery packaging, pharmaceutical and daily chemicals packaging, packaging materials, finished packaging products, beverage, beer and dairy technology.
Organiser: Adsale Exhibition Services Ltd

Event: MegaTech Pakistan 2009 International Machinery Exhibition of Garment and Textile Technology

Date: 3rd- 6th March 2009.

Venue: Karachi Expo Centre Pakistan www.megatechpakistan.com

Summary: MegaTech 2009 will be perfect interactive marketplace for both the textile industrialists as well as the technology providers for this segment. The event will be visited by buyers from the leading local textile related associations as well as buyers from the Middle East and South Asian region.

Organisers: All Pakistan Textile Processing Mills Associations (APTPMA) and Pakistan Hosiery Manufacture Associations (PHMA), Pakistan Textile, Exporters Associations and All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA)

Event: Propak Vietnam 2009 (Mechanical Electrical and Process Engineering)

Date: 18th-21st March 2008-

Venue: Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Summary: ProPak Vietnam is the key international conference and exhibition for Vietnam’s processing and packaging industries.
Contact: John Cowdrey john.cowdrey@ppma.co.uk

Event: Plastex Ukraine 2009
Date: 27th-30th October 2009
Venue: Kiev, Ukraine
Summary: The 5th International Exhibition of Plastex Ukraine 2009 will run alongside the ProdPack Ukraine 2009 the leading packaging exhibition in the Ukraine. This event magnetises the interest from the Austrian, German, Korean, Indian, Polish, Romanian, Italian and Ukrainian Plastics industries. It is expected that, this year’s event will include over 200 companies and many more International and local visitors.
Organisers: Austrian Federal Economic Chamber and Organization of Plastics Processors of India.