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European Packaging Summit
14-15 January< Maritim ProArte Hotel, Berlin, Germany
The second edition of this conference will features speakers from Wrap, Unilever, Danone and more.
easyFairs Packaging Innovations Germany 2013
23-24 January, Hamburg Messe, Germany
The easyFairs Packaging Innovations format comes to Germany for the first time, following on from other shows across Europe.
27-30 January, Cologne
The international trade show for suppliers to the confectionery industry will run alongside ISM, the international sweets and biscuits fair.
29 January-1 February, Moscow, Russia
Show focusing on the Russian packaging market.
PCD Congress and Aerosol & Dispensing Forum
6-7 February, Paris
Two co-located shows covering the perfume and cosmetics packaging sector and aerosol and dispensing technologies respectively.
www.pcd-congress.com and www.aerosol-forum.com
13-14 February, La Villette, Paris
The 12th edition of the annual Pharmapack Europe show, which brings together more than 3,000 visitors around innovation for packaging and delivery systems for drugs and health products.
Product Innovation 2013
19-20 February, Berlin
An event at the nexus between R&D, engineering and IT, providing insight and inspiration into product information creation, development and management. Speakers include Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple.
easyFairs Packaging & Print Portfolio
27-28 February, NEC, Birmingham
Show organiser easyFairs’ annual packaging jamboree returns, featuring Packaging Innovations, EcoPack, PackTech, Contract Pack and Print Innovations, plus a new Labelling Innovations area. As well as hundreds of exhibitors from across the packaging supply chain, the event’s extensive range of learnShop seminars will give visitors the latest insight into the biggest topics facing the sector.
17-20 March, ExCeL, London
Pro2Pac is the UK’s only biennial packaging and processing exhibition dedicated entirely to the food and drink industry. It is co-located with the IFE food and drink exhibition.
ICE Europe 2013/CCE International 2013
19-21 March, Munich Trade Fair Centre, Germany
CCE is the annual show for the international cartonboard and corrugated packaging sectors, while ICE is the international converting exhibition for those involved in the conversion of flexible web materials, such as paper, film, foil and nonwovens.
www.cce-international.com / www.ice-x.com
IMHX 2013 International Materials Handling Exhibition
19- 22 March 2013, NEC, Birmingham
The UK’s premier intralogistics event.
27-28 March, De Brabanthallen, ‘s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands
easyFairs’ pan-European packaging shows come to the Netherlands.
easyFairs Packaging Innovations 2013
10-11 April, Hala Expo XXI, Warsaw, Poland
The fifth edition of Packaging Innovations in Poland. The show is Poland’s only showcase for branded packaging.
Pack & Emballage Sweden/Denmark 2013
17-18 April, MalmöMässan, Malmö, Sweden
easyFairs’ packaging show format heads to Sweden for this annual get-together of packaging buyers and suppliers.
17- 19 April 2013, Bologna, Italy
Show for the pharmaceutical sector covering a range of tachnologies including packaging
Verpackung Schweiz 2013
17-18 April, Messe Zürich, Switzerland
The Swiss edition of easyFairs’ packaging shows.
Sign & Digital UK
30 April-2 May, NEC Birmingham
Show for the sign and display industry.
North Print & Pack 2013
14-16 May, Harrogate, Yorkshire
The former Northprint show extends its reach into the packaging market with a revamped show featuring everything for the packaging printer.
Next steps for food waste: prevention, packaging, labelling and energy recovery
21 May, Overseas House, London
A seminar looking at the latest thinking on reducing waste in the food and drink industry.
Total Processing & Packaging
4-6 June, NEC Birmingham
The Total Processing & Packaging exhibition is the UK’s largest three-day event that showcases the latest production line solutions, material developments and product innovations. There is no better opportunity for national and international exhibiting companies to reach senior decision makers with major budgets.
11- 14 June, Rimini, Italy
The second edition of this show features packaging and processing technology from the leading Italian companies in this sector.
12-13 June, Messezentrum Neu, Wels, Austria
easyFairs brings together packaging and logistics businesses for this annual show, which alternates between Vienna and Wels each year.
Pack & Gift 2013
12- 13 June, Porte de Versailles, Paris, France
More than 250 exhibitors will be present at this event to meet decision-makers directly involved in promotional offer creation.
16- 20 September 2013, Messe Muenchen, Munich, Germany
The world fair for the beverage and liquid food industry – a chance for all beverage fillers, technical experts, engineering offices and system manufacturers to gather.
23-25 September, Las Vegas, US
2013 edition of the US’s biggest packaging show.
24-26 September, Nuremberg, Germany
A major show covering packaging, technology, processing and logistics whose last edition in 2012 attracted almost 37,000 visitors and almost 1,500 exhibiting companies.
24- 27 September 2013, Brussels Expo Centre, Brussels, Belgium
Now in its 32nd year, the biennial fair is widely regarded as the label industry’s flagship event and is again supported by FINAT.
Packaging Innovations London 2013
1-2 October, Business Design Centre, Islington, London
easyFairs’ London packaging event returns for a third edition, featuring Luxury Packaging, Contract Pack and design zones.
Empack Brussels 2013
2-3 October, Brussels Expo, Belgium
easyFairs’ annual packaging show in Brussels acts as a hub for packaging buyers and suppliers.
PACK & EMBALLAGE Stockholm 2013
16-17 October, Stockholm
The second easyFairs packaging show of the year in Sweden brings buyers and suppliers to the country’s capital Stockholm.
16-23 October, Dusseldorf, Germany
Triennial plastics jamboree covering every aspect of the plastics business.
23-25 October, Monaco
The annual get-together for the luxury packaging sector returns after a record-breaking 2012 edition.
UK Packaging Awards 2013
13 November, London Hilton, London
Packaging’s biggest party is back, celebrating everything that is great about the UK packaging business.
Empack Zwolle 2013
13-14 November, Ijsselhallen, Zwolle, Netherlands
The second Dutch edition of the easyFairs Empack show in 2013 is co-located with the Foodtech show.
Empack Madrid 2013
13-14 November, Feria de Madrid, Spain
The 6th edition of easyFairs’ Spanish show bringing together the whole packaging supply chain.
26 March-2 April 2014, ExCeL, London
The UK’s biggest print technology show moves to London’s ExCeL centre in Docklands, bringing the latest in print techniques, materials and machinery to a wider and more international audience.
8-14 May 2014, Dusseldorf, Germany
The world’s biggest packaging show returns to Dusseldorf, bringing together more than 2,700 exhibitors from across the world along with some 160,000 visitors.
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