Over three hundred packaging professionals recently gathered at Packaging Summit Europe 2007 in Amsterdam to take part in two days of lively debates which tackled the big issues facing the future of the industry.
The event has seen a 50% increase in attendance compared to the inaugural event held in 2006 with delegates coming from Europe, Asia and the US.
Many well-recognized international packaging experts presented their detailed insights on topics ranging from consumer trends, effective packaging innovation and response, retailer perspectives and the complex issues of sustainability.
Key influencers and decision-makers from major brands such as Cadbury-Schweppes, Carrefour, Friesland, GSK, Kraft, Marks & Spencer, Metro, Musgrave Budgens Londis, P&G;, Philips, Sara Lee, Unilever, United Biscuits and Wrigley attended the conference, confirming the importance of this event and its discussion topics in the packaging industry calendar.
The exhibition, with over 30 suppliers showcasing their latest products and services, created the perfect networking environment to connect with other packaging professionals.