The Australian Packaging and Processing Machinery Association is Australia's national organisation, representing the packaging and processing machinery industry.
The Association is a non-profit voluntary organisation that represents the specific interests of the Australian packaging and processing machinery industry and allied user groups.
Winners announced during AUSPACK PLUS for 2013 APPMA Awards of Excellence
With over 250 people in attendance the Australian Packaging and Processing Machinery Association (APPMA) announced the winners of the 2013 APPMA Awards of Excellence during AUSPACK PLUS on the 8th of May in Sydney. The 2013 awards are proudly supported by Midway Metals, PKN, Schenker and SMC.
According to Mr Mark Dingley, Chairman, APPMA, the biennial Awards of Excellence are designed to recognise innovative and outstanding packaging and processing solutions.
“Companies that enter these biennial awards are recognised for their contribution and outstanding achievements against their peers within the wider packaging industry and we encourage everyone to enter,” Mr Dingley said.
Awards categories include Export Achievement Award, Design Achievement Award, Customer Partnership Award, the Imported Equipment Award, Best New Product Award and the APPMA Scholarship.
AUSPACK PLUS 2013 a Success
“As the proud owners of AUSPACK PLUS the APPMA are extremely pleased that the exhibition was an outstanding success. AUSPACK PLUS 2013 achieved not only a record number of exhibitors, but also the highest number of visitors in Sydney for over a decade. The most pleasing aspect of the show was the level of optimism by both exhibitors and visitors. In particular the positive feedback received from a majority of our exhibitors on the high level of enquiries and quality that they received at the show. We have already received a large number of expressions of interest to once again exhibit at AUSPACK PLUS 2013 in March in Melbourne,” Mr Dingley said.
AUSPACK PLUS 2013 breaks Exhibitor record
“Over four days we had 5922 visits to the show which is 2nd highest number in history of the Sydney show (we had exactly 6000 in 2001 when the show was in Darling Harbour).”
In 2013 AUSPACK PLUS had the biggest offering with 308 exhibiting companies including 112 international exhibitors (including co-exhibitors) from 18 countries. Exhibitors occupied the largest space in history of AUSPACK in Sydney with display of almost 7300sqm. We have put the success down to knowing the market, listening to what the industry wants and providing the right platform for business, education and networking,”
APPMA Welcomes New Member - JMP Engineering
JMP Engineering is a privately owned and operated manufacturing and engineering company founded in 1972. Situated in a 40,000 square foot workshop, JMP Engineering can take on any size engineering project from a simple parcel conveyor to a multiple lane, multiple pick-n-place robotic palletising system.
With over 260 Robotic palletising systems sold world wide, JMP Engineering has extensive knowledge in all aspects of
JMP has machines and systems in the USA, Australia, Indonesia, China, Fiji, Malaysia, South America and the Middle East in a variety of industries. Their expertise and design capabilities are respected throughout the industry worldwide.
APPMA Welcomes New Member - PAC Solutions
The Australian Packaging and Processing Machinery Association (APPMA) welcomes PAC Solutions as a new member company. PAC Solutions (Packaging Adhesives Equipment Consultants & Solutions Pty Ltd) until recently was known as N Clarke Services Pty Ltd. Incorporated in 1998 the business was built in response to a need by business in the packaging industry for experienced support. PAC Solutions are dynamic, proactive and accessible.