The overwhelming success of Pack Expo Las Vegas and Healthcare Packaging Expo, coming on the heels of our success at Pack Expo East, ProFood Tech and Expo Pack Guadalajara confirmed our belief that our industry views the Pack Expo brand as must-attend events," says Jim Pittas, COO, PMMI
, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, represents more than 800 North American manufacturers and suppliers of equipment, components, and materials as well as providers of related equipment and services to the packaging and processing industry.
Education & Workforce Development Pavilion: Attendees can start maximizing their time in Las Vegas before the show doors even open.
These trends are affecting packaging because they're driving consumers' purchasing choices," saysjorge Izquierdo, PMMI
vice president, market development.
In 2014, PMMI
Foundation funds were applied to several initiatives for students, including travel and educational scholarships and contest prizes.
He knows the ins and outs of the industries the Pack Expo shows serve, and his range of experience makes him able to provide fresh insight," said Jim Pittas, Senior Vice President, Trade Shows, PMMI
By exhibiting at each other's shows, PMMI
and Koelnmesse will support their own events, and more importantly, will provide insight companies considering expansion in North America, Europe and India, need," says Dietmar Eiden, Vice President Trade Fair Management Koelnmesse GmbH.
researchers expect to see increasing rates of growth in tubes and pouches over the next five years: 38% for tubes, and 51% for pouches, by 2015.
even provides each student in the program with the opportunity to apply for a tool scholarship in the form of a toolkit.
Additional findings of the PMMI
study, which discusses the perspectives of 40 dairy processors, associations and suppliers, are as follows:* The U.
It was launched last November at the PMMI
show in Chicago.
has coined the term "markaging" to describe this combination of creative package design with advanced packaging technology.