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Events Diary

Welcome to the Packaging News Events Diary, your guide to the industry’s upcoming events in the UK and across Europe.

Click on the web addresses to get more information on each conference, exhibition, show or webinar.

If you are organising an event, tell us and we will post it here. Email details to packagingnews.editorial@metropolis.co.uk

Click here to see a list of past events from the Packaging News Events Diary


March 2014

Food and Drink Expo
24-26 March, NEC, Birmingham
The UK’s largest food and drink trade show in 2014
www.foodanddrinkexpo.co.uk

Ipex 2014
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
www.ipex.org

Internet Retailing Expo
26-27 March, NEC, Birmingham
Digital marketing tips to improve your business
www.internetretailingexpo.com

The PackHub
27 March 2014, The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining, 1 Carlton House Terrace, Pall Mall, London SW1Y 5DB
Pack Functionality: networking meeting
www.thepackhub.com


April 2014

Luxe Pack Shanghai
16-17 April 2014, Shanghai Exhibition Center, Shanghai
The annual get-together for the luxury packaging sector returns after a record-breaking 2012 edition.
www.luxepack.com

The PackHub
24 April 2014, The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining, 1 Carlton House Terrace, Pall Mall, London SW1Y 5DB
Pack Functionality: networking meeting
www.thepackhub.com

Making Pharmaceuticals
29-30 April 2014, NMM, Birmingham
Free to attend event dedicated to the detailed issues associated with sourcing, manufacturing, outsourcing and delivering consistent pharmaceutical products to the market.
www.making-pharma.com

Sign & Digital UK 2014
29 April-1 May 2014, Hall 2, The NEC, Birmingham
The annual trade show for the sign making, display solutions and wide format digital printing sectors
www.signuk.com


May 2014

Interpack 2014
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
www.interpack.com

Luxe Pack New York
14-15 May 2014, Pier 92, New York
The annual get-together for the luxury packaging sector returns after a record-breaking 2012 edition
www.luxepack.com


June 2014

Plastics Design & Moulding
18-19 June 2014, Telford International Centre, Telford, UK
The only exhibition specifically aimed at the design and moulding aspects of the plastics industry.
www.pdmevent.com

Plastics Recycling Expo 2014
18-19 June 2014, Telford International Centre, Telford, UK
A launch exhibition and conference specifically for plastics recycling professionals
www.plasticsrecyclingexpo.com


July 2014

Next steps for UK food waste policy: challenges for industry and the future of anaerobic digestion
17 July 2014, Central London
Seminar which will cover key issues surrounding food waste, and next steps for improving efficiency in the food supply chain – focusing on progress and priorities.
www.westminsterforumprojects.co.uk/forums/event.php?eid=843

 


September 2014

Labelexpo Americas 2014
9-11 September 2014, Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Illinois
The largest label event in the Americas – a trade show held every two years in Rosemont, Chicago, for the labels and narrow web industry
www.labelexpo-americas.com

Luxury Packaging 2014
30 Sept-01 Oct 2014, BDC, London, United Kingdom
Luxury Packaging is the UK’s only event for luxury brands to source the latest in products, ideas, inspiration and contacts within luxury packaging.
www.easyfairs.com/events_216/packaging-innovations-london-2014_52077/luxury-packaging-london-2014_52140/

Packaging Innovations London 2014
30 Sept-01 Oct 2014, BDC, London, United Kingdom
Packaging Innovations London 2014 is a step away from your traditional packaging event, combining the world of technology with the creative minds of branding.
www.easyFairs.com/PI-London

PPMA Show
30 Sept – 2 Oct 2014, NEC, Birmingham
The PPMA Show is the UK’s largest processing and packaging machinery exhibition
www.ppmashow.co.uk


October 2014

Tokyo Pack 2014
7-10 Oct 2014, Tokyo Big Sight, Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo Pack is the largest international packaging show in the Asian region in terms of both the number of exhibitors and visitors
www.tokyo-pack.jp/en

Luxe Pack Monaco
27-29 October 2014, Grimaldi Forum, Monaco
The annual get-together for the luxury packaging sector returns after a record-breaking 2012 edition
www.luxepack.com


November 2014

PACK EXPO International 2014
2-5 November 2014, McCormick Place, Chicago, USA
PACK EXPO focuses on processing and packaging solutions while at the same time introducing you to technologies and ideas from all different industries
www.packexpointernational.com

BrauBeviale
11–13 Nov 2014, Exhibition Centre Nuremberg, Germany
Trade Fair for brewing and beverage technology
www.brau-beviale.de/en/

Emballage
17-20 November 2014, Parc des Expositions de Paris Nord, Villepinte, France
Find out all packaging innovations on the Emballage exhibition. Packaging solutions for every sector
www.all4pack.com

Food Matters Live
18-20 November 2014  ExCeL, London, UK
A new annual event exploring one of the most important challenges of our time: the relationship between food, health and nutrition
www.foodmattersglobal.com


December 2014

Thin Wall Packaging 2014
2-4 December 2014, Maritim Hotel, Cologne, Germany
www.amiplastics-na.com/events/Event.aspx?code=C614&sec=4259


February 2015

Packaging Innovations 2015
25 & 26 February 2015, NEC Birmingham
The UK’s leading show for the full packaging supply chain.
www.easyFairs.com/PIUK


March 2015

Pro2Pac 2015
22-25 March 2015, ExCeL, London, UK
The complete food and drink processing & packaging event
www.pro2pac.co.uk
Packaging Innovations 2015
25 & 26 February 2015, NEC Birmingham
The UK’s leading show for the full packaging supply chain.
www.easyFairs.com/PIUK

 

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Next steps for UK food waste policy: challenges for industry and the future of anaerobic digestion