Get ready for the biggest AUSPACK ever
Registrations for AUSPACK 2019, the southern hemisphere’s leading processing and packaging tradeevent, are now open.
The globally recognised long-running biennial event, which is part of Packaging and Processing Week, is heading back to the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre on 26-29 March, 2019.
Mark Dingley, Chairman of the Australian Packaging & Processing Machinery Association (APPMA), which owns AUSPACK, said, “AUSPACK 2019 will showcase a host of global trends in the food, beverage and pharmaceutical processing and packaging industries. With a record Sydney show in 2017, our 2019 event returning to Melbourne is looking exciting, with the largest display of exhibitors yet. It will be the perfect place for those across the packaging and processing sectors to find solutions to increase efficiencies across their business.”
Albert Kruger, Event Director of AUSPACK, said, “More than 350 suppliers representing 1,200 global brands will be part of the bigger and better display in 2019.
“The show floor has been designed to provide solutions that address a range of industry trends and themes.” These include:
digital printing for packaging
the explosion in e-commerce
Industry 4.0 and the Industrial Internet of Things
production-line-flexible machinery to meet the growing variety of packaged-good SKUs
machinery to produce accessible and convenient packaging formats
track-and-trace solutions to deal with the rise in counterfeiting, and growing concerns over food security and safety globally
processing, packaging and labelling equipment designed for the proliferation of craft and
artisan food and beverage brands
sustainable packaging solutions
smart factories of the future
With the APPMA Awards of Excellence returning to be part of AUSPACK 2019, even more new initiatives will be announced as part of Packaging and Processing Week in the next few weeks. These will give attendees excellent opportunities to learn, engage and network with the wider industry and their peers.
Mr Kruger said, “AUSPACK 2019 will allow attendees to see first hand, products that offer even greater safety, security, automation and cost-saving benefits. The depth and breadth of exhibitors and attendees to AUSPACK bring fantastic networking opportunities with key players across the food, beverage and pharmaceutical markets.
“Registration to AUSPACK is free and I urge people to head to the website now to register.”
AUSPACK 2019 will be held at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, 26-29 March 2019. To register, and for more information, please visit www.auspack.com.au.