Interpack 2023 Review: The future of plastics circularization, automation, machinery and equality
At Empack 2023 – the largest trade show in the Benelux – packaging stakeholders demonstrated their most recent solutions and applications in the fast-changing sector. Empack offered an extensive program to keep customers’ knowledge up-to-date through tips and tricks to boost businesses with the advice of renowned speakers and specialists on the exhibition...View More
At Packaging Innovations & Empack 2023 in Birmingham, UK, over 340 exhibitors displayed a wide range of packaging products to over 6,000 visitors. PackagingInsights reported from the trade show floor and examined numerous developments from major companies.
In 2022, the packaging industry endured turbulence as recycled plastics prices soared and the Ukraine war sent energy prices skyrocketing. Biodegradable plastics became more relevant as producers increasingly sought new materials for their products. Meanwhile, the EU declared a blanket ban on harmful chemicals such as PFAS but braced for pushback from the petrochemical...View More
FachPack 2022, one of Europe’s largest packaging trade fairs, hosted almost 800 exhibitors and over 23,000 visitors. The theme of this year’s show was “Transition in Packaging.” The PackagingInsights team reported from the show floor and hosted its own booth for the first time.