PMMI, the Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, and the owner and organizer of PACK EXPO, is pleased to announce that DuPont Packaging & Industrial Polymers (DuPont) will be the exclusive sponsor of the wireless Internet access available on site at PACK EXPO Las Vegas (Sept. 23–25, 2013; Las Vegas Convention Center).
PACK EXPO show attendees will have free access to Wi-Fi throughout the Las Vegas Convention Center, making it easy to stay connected and take full advantage of the digital resources provided by PMMI.
“As we continue our focus on a customer-centric strategy, improving the attendee experience is key — and the convenience of Wi-Fi makes a world of difference,” said Charles D. Yuska, president & CEO, PMMI. “DuPont’s sponsorship exemplifies their commitment to smart solutions, innovation and the packaging and processing industry, and we thank them.”
Attendees will have convenient access to the PACK EXPO mobile app to help them navigate the show and efficiently plan each day’s itinerary, and they also can quickly reference packexpo.com. They’ll stay better informed, with targeted “Today at PACK EXPO” emails every morning with show updates, a rundown of features and exhibits on the show floor and highlights of specific education sessions or technologies of interest based on the vertical markets represented. SMB FastTrack Program participants also will have the SMB FastTrack Sourcing Index at their fingertips to help them find the solutions they’re seeking on the show floor. And throughout the convention center, attendees can connect with each other and exhibitors, by contributing to and keeping up with what’s trending on the live Twitter Boards.
“The pace and collaborative nature of business today requires we stay connected,” said Kurt Adams, vice president of Technology, DuPont Packaging & Industrial Polymers. “Supporting PACK EXPO in this manner aligns with our commitment to connecting together with speed to solve some of the world’s most pressing challenges.”
More than 25,000 attendees and over 1,600 exhibitors are expected at PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2013. To register for PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2013, visit Packexpo.com. A discounted registration fee of $30 applies until September 9, when it increases to $60.
PMMI, the Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, is a trade association representing over 600 packaging and processing supply chain companies that provide a full range of packaging and processing machinery, materials, components and containers. PMMI actively brings buyers and sellers together through programs and events such as The PACK EXPO family of trade shows, packexpo.com, PMT Magazine, PACK EXPO Show Daily, networking events and educational programs.
PMMI organizes the PACK EXPO trade shows: PACK EXPO International, PACK EXPO Las Vegas, PACK EXPO East, EXPO PACK Mexico and EXPO PACK Guadalajara, connecting participants in the packaging and processing supply chain with their customers around the world. Coming Up: ; PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2013 , Sept. 23–25, 2013 (Las Vegas Convention Center); EXPO PACK México 2014 , June 17-20, 2014 (Mexico City, Mexico); PACK EXPO International 2014, Nov. 2-5, 2014 (McCormick Place, Chicago); Pharma EXPO, co-located with PACK EXPO International 2014, presented jointly with the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE); PACK EXPO East, debuting Feb. 2–4, 2015 (Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia); EXPO PACK Guadalajara 2015, March 18-20, 2015 (Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico).
DuPont Packaging & Industrial Polymers manufactures an extensive mix of adhesive, barrier, peelable lidding and sealant resins and provides a globally networked development team to work with customers on packaging programs that help protect the product, environment, improve shelf appeal, convenience and reduce cost in the food, cosmetics, medical products and other consumer goods and industrial packaging industries.
I want to hear from you. Tell me how we can improve.
The September issue of Packaging Strategies includes our spotlight feature on labeling and what it means to consumers. Also you will find features on cannabis packaging, inclusivity in packaging’s future, automated inspection for a syrup manufacturer, a pickling company grows into new equipment, frozen foods trends and more!