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Packaging in South Africa: a Hall of Fame perspective
Just welcomed into the Packaging & Processing Hall of Fame at PACK EXPO International 2018, former World Packaging Organisation President Keith Pearson shines light on Africa’s packaging market.
November 1, 2018
Addressing the gender gap
What a remarkable show PACK EXPO Las Vegas was, breaking records as it did for both attendees and exhibitors.
November 1, 2017
Saluting Pat Reynolds
A pioneer changes hats to blaze new trails.
October 5, 2017
The future has arrived
It's amazing how trade shows these days have become time frame clarifiers.
October 2, 2017
Vision 2025 has packaging insights for all
Imagine being a Consumer Packaged Goods company eyeing an automation upgrade but having to postpone it because your internal workforce is not sufficiently prepared.
September 5, 2017
Hydroambulation on the brain
I’m not sure that “hydroambulate” is really and truly a word.
January 10, 2017
Serialization virtual reality reader delivers unique experience
With the first major serialization deadline less than a year away, the pharmaceutical industry is scrambling to not just comply with regulations, but to establish comprehensive traceability solutions without disrupting production.
December 6, 2016
Use PACK EXPO tools to maximize show value. Start now
“Innovation is not just one ‘aha’ idea from a great inventor. As a rule, a great invention was probably hatched in six or seven different places at a time”.–John Pittenger, senior vice president of strategy and innovation, Koch Industries Inc.
September 30, 2016
Controls & Automation
Bryan Griffen, in addition to being a Group Engineering Manager at Nestlé USA, has served as the Chairman of the Board of OMAC (the Organization for Machine Control) for the past three years. Here he provides a snapshot of where OMAC has been recently as well as a glimpse of where it’s headed.
June 27, 2016
Purdue Northwest: connecting the dots
Keynoting our sold-out Automation Conference & Expo May 24 in Chicago was Brench Boden, Chief Technology Officer at the Chicago-based Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute (DMDII).
June 24, 2016
PMMI Media Group invites you to take a music break
Enjoy this beautiful recording of a contemporary favorite.
December 13, 2015
Good time to be an OEM
Who wouldn’t like what the researchers and prognosticators are saying about growth prospects for packaging machinery?
March 3, 2015
Forecast from PACK EXPO
PACK EXPO always provides immediate feedback on current market developments and presciently indicates where the packaging market will be in the near future.
December 4, 2014
A show is born
Having to travel long distances to reach a bona fide packaging and processing exhibition is no fun.
December 4, 2014
PACK EXPO recap
There’s nothing quite like PACK EXPO for getting a fix on where things in the packaging space might be headed. A few random observations, if I may.
December 3, 2014
A bright future indeed
Four days before the October issue went to the printer, PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing, announced its intention to acquire Summit Media Group, the media company to which Packaging World belongs. The sale is expected to be completed in late October.
September 30, 2014
Panning for nuggets in the Pack Expo gold mine
The economy is picking up and packagers are expected to rush into Chicago’s McCormick Place early next month to pan the idea streams and mine the technology veins of Pack Expo in hopes of finding operational gold.
September 29, 2014
Job Market Analysis: Manufacturing threatened by a lack of talent from post-boomer generations
New column tracks activities shaping workforce development in healthcare packaging-related sectors.
January 6, 2014
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