Highlighting top packaging designs from around the globe, The Showcase of Packaging Innovations, sponsored by The Dow Chemical Company, will return to PACK EXPO Las Vegas (Sept. 25–27; Las Vegas Convention Center), according to PACK EXPO producer, PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies. PMMI Media Group, publisher of Automation World, is owned by PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies.
"Dow stands on the foundation of providing products and solutions that create both value and a competitive advantage," explains Karen S. Carter, commercial vice president for Dow's North America Packaging and Specialty Plastics business. "Through our sponsorship of the Showcase of Packaging Innovations, we're displaying how innovation can keep businesses competitive, and move the industry forward."
The packages featured in the showcase are winning entries from packaging competitions worldwide.
"Attendees and exhibitors alike love stopping by the Showcase of Packaging Innovations, which has proven to be an inspirational and idea spurring staple at our shows," says Jim Pittas, COO, PMMI. "We're proud to partner with Dow for another year of showcasing the best of the packaging industry."
The organizations involved in the 2017 PACK EXPO Las Vegas Showcase of Packaging Innovations include:
ABRE — Brazilian Packaging Association
AIMCAL — Association of International Metallizers, Coaters and Laminators
AMEE — Asociación Mexicana de Envase y Embalaje
DOW — The Dow Chemical Company
DuPont — E.I. DuPont de Nemours and Company
FPA — Flexible Packaging Association
FSEA — Foil and Specialty Effects Association
HCPC — Healthcare Compliance Packaging Council
IMDA — In-Mold Decorating Association
IAE — Instituto Argentino del Envase
IoPP — Institute of Packaging Professionals
OpX Leadership Network
PPC — Paperboard Packaging Council
The Tube Council
WPO — World Packaging Organisation
The Showcase of Packaging Innovations will take place in the Lower South Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center, Booth S-6519.