Coca Cola, Innocent, Nestle and Thorntons are just some of the major names taking to the stage as part of Packaging Innovations, Label&Print and Empack 2018’s extensive two-day seminar programme.

The annual event for the packaging supply chain, which returns to Birmingham’s NEC on 28 February & 1 March 2018, will host over 20 hours of CPD accredited content. The free-to-attend educational seminar programme will take place across five theatres.

When snack giant Graze challenged CS Labels to produce a flexible pouch, it embarked on a project which yielded ground breaking results. Technical director of CS Labels, Andrew Mansfield will discuss his work with Graze and take visitors through the flexible digital packaging process, outlining both the benefits and the pitfalls of the method.

Whether it’s reducing waste through smarter packaging, finding more energy efficient solutions or sourcing more recyclable materials, sustainability is the hot industry topic. Simon Reid, sustainability manager at Innocent Drinks, will take to the stage to address the plastic bottle dilemma as he explores Innocent’s take on the circular economy, as well as what it is doing to get the circle turning.

 

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