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The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP), in conjunction with Informa Markets, is running the second Global Packaging Forum at ProPak Asia 2020 next week.

How Covid-19 is impacting Global Packaging Supply Chains: Webinar 5 in the five-part global series will be held on 21 October at 5.00 pm AEDT.

The September/October print edition of the APPMA Machinery Matters publication is now available online. Read the latest news from the APPMA and its members.

The AIP is inviting the industry to attend the upcoming webinar entitled Ensuring the safety of packaging materials for food, the environment, and our health on 20 October.

The AIP has released the provisional programme for the virtual edition of the biennial 2020 AIP Australasian Packaging Conference, to be held from 27 to 30 October.

The 2020 APCO Awards ceremony will return on 18 November with a new digital format and three new categories celebrating progress towards the 2025 National Packaging Targets.

The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation has invited everyone around the world to observe the First International Day of Awareness of Food Loss and Waste on 29 September 2020.

At the APPMA’s first ever virtual annual general meeting held this morning, results of the recent Board elections were released, with two directors holding their seats and a new director announced.

Webinar 4 in the five-part global series will be held on 23 September at 5.00 pm AEST and will include a speaker from the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP).

Bookings are now open for the sixth AIP virtual training course Use of Lifecycle Assessment Tools for Sustainable Packaging Design, which will be held on 30 September 2020.

Syntegon is making its AIPIA Congress debut with a presentation titled Fit for Sustainability – How smart packaging and digitisation can support players along the value chain.

AIP members and others are to discuss the important role that packaging plays in minimising food waste at up-coming APCO Webinar on 26 August.

Bookings are now open for the fifth AIP virtual training course. It will cover how to implement the new SPGs into your business. It is open for anyone to attend from anywhere in the world.

An active contributor to Australia’s packaging industry during a career spanning 30-plus years, Ralph Moyle was recently recognised with the AIP Founders Award for his work across many spheres of packaging. PKN asked him to share career highlights and his view on the future of the industry.

Nerida Kelton, executive director of the Australian Institute of Packaging, takes a look at the many paths that lead to a career in packaging, and the value of investing in training packaging professionals.

Celebrate PIDA Award winners recognition at the 2020 WorldStar Packaging Special & Student Virtual Awards ceremony on 26 August in one of two event screenings.