IoPP Partners with PACK EXPO International and Healthcare Packaging EXPO

August 8, 2018

The Institute of Packaging Professionals (IoPP) continues its partnership with PACK EXPO International and Healthcare Packaging EXPO, produced by PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies. Fifty-thousand packaging professionals from more than 40 vertical markets attend the co-located events, which will be held October 14-17, 2018, in Chicago.

Jim George, IoPP Director of Education, describes the partnership as an important part of IoPP’s commitment to keeping its members connected. “IoPP is proud to work with PMMI to ensure its members in every market sector have access to the training and information they need to stay ahead of the latest industry trends.” 

 “Associations participating in the PACK EXPO International, and co-located Healthcare Packaging EXPO, Partner Programs understand the importance of supporting the main event for packaging and pharma   production solutions, for their members as well as the entire packaging industry,” says Laura Thompson, senior director of expositions, PMMI. “Partner associations serve as an invaluable connection between attendees and exhibitors before, during and after the show.”

Stop by IoPP’s booth, N-4523, at PACK EXPO International to discuss how IoPP can help strengthen your package development teams and connect you with packaging professionals from every industry and level of the supply chain. IoPP’s VIP lounge will also be open to Elite IoPP members. All IoPP members receive complimentary registration to PACK EXPO International and Healthcare Packaging EXPO. The winners of IoPP’s 2018 AmeriStar Package Awards Competition will be on display, along with the winners from other packaging awards programs.

About IoPP

The Institute of Packaging Professionals (IoPP) is the leading individual membership organization serving the educational needs of the packaging community. It is committed to providing continuing educational programs of interest and value to all packaging professionals. These programs cover all packaging-related areas of business and technology, as well as fundamental principles. The organization, its activities and operations support the development of the best possible packaging programs and events.

For more information, please visit www.iopp.org.

About PMMI

PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, represents more than 800 North American manufacturers and suppliers of equipment, components and materials as well as providers of related equipment and services to the packaging and processing industry. We work to advance a variety of industries by connecting consumer goods companies with manufacturing solutions through the world-class PACK EXPO portfolio of trade shows, leading trade media and a wide range of resources to empower our members. The PACK EXPO trade shows unite the world of packaging and processing to advance the industries they serve: PACK EXPO International, PACK EXPO Las Vegas, Healthcare Packaging EXPO, PACK EXPO East, EXPO PACK México, EXPO PACK Guadalajara and ProFood Tech. PMMI Media Group connects manufacturers to the latest solutions, trends and innovations in packaging and processing year-round through brands including Packaging World, Automation World, Healthcare Packaging, Contract Packaging, ProFood World and OEM. PMMI Business Drivers assist members in pursuing operational excellence through workforce development initiatives, deliver actionable business intelligence on economic, market and industry trends to support members' growth strategies and actively connect the supply chain throughout the year.

Learn more at pmmi.org and packexpo.com and pmmimediagroup.com.


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