Pack Expo

In yet another casualty of the Covid-19 pandemic, Pack Expo has been cancelled for the first time in its more than 60-year history. It will be replaced with an online event called Pack Expo Connects.

Pack Expo Las Vegas will feature seven key industry trends on the show floor, with the grand opening now just seven weeks away.

Sustainability; E-Commerce; Accessibility & Convenience; Food Safety; and Automation & Digitisation were five key trends PKN identified at the show billed as 'the main event' on the packaging exhibition circuit this year.

A resealable can, interactive packaging, a pouch with a bubble valve seal and a coffee-making cobot were among the highlights at Pack Expo International last week in Chicago. PKN took a closer look.

Barry-Wehmiller Packaging Systems has told Pack Expo attendees to “expect more” with the launch of new equipment on its stand in Chicago.

Pack Expo International is on next week in Chicago, and guests will get the chance to learn about the biggest trends affecting the international packaging industry.

Adlink IoT Solutions and Technology will show off its Vortex Edge solution for smart packages and pallets at a “gamified” stand at Pack Expo in Chicago next week.

Somic will exhibit its new Somic-Flexx III modular end-of-line packaging solution at Pack Expo in Chicago.

A thorough digital sorting solution for leafy greens is on the way, with Key Technologies exhibiting its Veryx system at Pack Expo in Chicago.

Krones will turn its stand at Pack Expo Chicago into the “House of Krones”, displaying a range of solutions supporting the entire supply chain.

Nord Gear Corporation will show off its range of drive technologies at Pack Expo in Chicago this month.

Food processing, packaging, and inspection equipment supplier Heat and Control will offer a live demonstration of its New Horizon control and information system at Pack Expo in Chicago.

BW Integrated Systems clients will have access to manufacturing intelligence software from LineView solutions, after the two companies announced a new partnership ahead of Pack Expo.

Zip-Pak will debut a new child-resistant resealable closure for flexible packaging at Pack Expo 2017 this month.

Sustainability, efficiency and product safety are among the top issues to be addressed with the latest packaging technology at Pack Expo Las Vegas.