Major brand owners and suppliers will be discussing their latest packaging initiatives and emerging technologies at the 2013 Packaging Conference. Next generation materials, business strategies, sustainability efforts, processing developments, and more will be covered February 4-6, 2013 in Atlanta at The Ritz-Carlton, Buckhead. Discounted, early registration (by January 15th) is available.
speakers include representatives from Kraft Foods, Mondelēz
International, Diageo, Amcor Rigid Plastics, Sidel, Braskem, Beverage Marketing
Corporation, SACMI, Ryder Supply Chain Solutions, ATMI, Association of
Post-Consumer Plastic Recyclers, ITW Zip-Pack, Technical Help in Engineering
and Marketing (T.H.E.M.), CL&D Digital and many other packaging sector
Packaging Conference, produced by Plastic Technologies, Inc. and SBA-CCI, Inc.,
has established a reputation as the must-attend event for the debut of new
technologies and other key industry announcements.
is the key to improving processing capability, making the right material
selections and engineering for optimum environmental stewardship. The 2013
Packaging Conference will provide the platform for that dialogue,” says John
Maddox, president, SBA-CCI.
addition to the extensive conference schedule, the event also will feature
tabletop exhibits from several key industry suppliers.
“The conference is designed to provide the
latest information for those in the packaging supply chain. Attendees range from retailers and brand
owners to resin suppliers, technology providers, equipment manufacturers and
converters. Providing a forum which
helps facilitate dialog between supply chain participants is an important
element in meeting packaging objectives,” said Maddox.
is $1,900, but those registering prior to January 15th can take
advantage of the discounted early registration rate of $1,600. The fees include
conference sessions and proceedings, breaks, lunch and a Monday evening
reception to promote additional networking.
The group rate at The Ritz-Carlton, Buckhead is an additional $159 per
Additionally, Sidel, a leading global
provider of PET solutions for liquid packaging, will be hosting a luncheon and
tour of its Norcross, Georgia facility immediately following the conclusion of
the conference. Transportation will be provided. Additional details can be
found at The Packaging Conference website: www.thepackagingconference.com.