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PACKAGING AND PROCESSING INNOVATIONS DISCOVERED AT INTERPACK 2017 Come and hear a series of panellists discuss the innovations seen and ideas drawn from attending and exhibiting at interpack 2017; the world’s leading trade fair on the 7th of June in Melbourne at a technical dinner jointly hosted by the AIP and the APPMA. Panelists will […]

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Aussies spotted in the crowds at Interpack

It’s estimated by Interpack organisers that Australians make up two percent of the exhibitors at Interpack, so on a total of 170,000 strong, that makes it around 3400 visiting from down under. Here’s a snapshot of a few locals PKN bumped into during the 7-day show that took place in Dusseldorf from 4-10 May. Read […]

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Winner announced for 2017 APPMA Scholarship

The APPMA, in conjunction with the AIP, recently offered the ninth annual scholarship program which will enable a one person the opportunity to complete a Diploma in Packaging Technology valued at $9,000. The Diploma in Packaging Technology prepares students to take responsibility for packaging operations at any level through the supply chain. The qualification is […]

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Free Euromonitor International Report

Euromonitor International are pleased to share with you this free report which explores food and drink packaging trends around the world. The report focuses on three main drivers: glass packaging, on-the-go snacking and food and drink closures. Glass packaging, after being stagnant for the past two years, is returning to growth across many product categories. […]

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Mintel shares three trends that are rocking the packaging world

PKN Packaging New Reports: Market intelligence company Mintel has released data on three key trends that are changing the face of packaging at the National Technical Forums alongside AUSPACK. Mintel’s trend and innovation consultant Laura Jones regularly produces category-specific reports for the ANZ markets. Laura and the Mintel team have identified key trends which are […]

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