Biodegradable Mulch Films Supporting EU's RegulationEuropean Parliament’s IMCO Committee adopted its report amending the Commission's proposal for a revision of the Fertilisers Regulation. Committee acknowledges the innovative potential of biodegradable mulch films which provide positive agronomical effects and help to avoid the generation of microplastics on fields.
WorldStar 2017 Ceremony OrganizedWPO announces winners of 2017 WorldStar Packaging Awards during Interpack, in Germany. Over 400 people attended the WorldStar Awards Presentations & Gala Dinner, on May 4th, the most important global packaging competition in the world, organized by WPO (World Packaging Organization).
Metal Packaging Europe EstablishedTwo major metal packaging associations in Europe, Beverage Can Makers Europe (BCME) and European Metal Packaging (Empac), merged to form a new umbrella organization, Metal Packaging Europe.
WPO Fall 2016 Meetings Organized in Vienna, Capital of AustriaWith the presence of representatives of major packaging associations around the world, World Packaging Organization (WPO) accomplished its fall meeting of 2016 in Vienna, capital city of Austria, on November 14 - 18.
Where Innovation Creates Value: Eurasia Packaging FairEurasia Packaging Fair broke new records in 2016 with 1114 local and international exhibitors from 45 countries and 5,942 international visitors among a total of 55,704 visitors. Eurasia Packaging Fair hosted packaging and all packaging related industries between October 25-28, 2017 at Tuyap Fair Convention and Congress Center.
Interpack show devoted to Industry 4.0interpack 2017 has recorded the biggest exhibitor demand in its over 55-year history. The companies had booked about 20 per cent more space than is available at the Düsseldorf exhibition centre with its 19 halls.
Food Packaging Training in ColomboThe Asian Packaging Federation (APF) is organising three days training programme on Food Packaging at Colombo, Sri Lanka during 21-23 September, 201
AsiaStar Applications StartingThe AsiaStar Packaging competition is open to entries. Please check APF’s web site for “ASIASTAR 2016 Call For Entry” and “Application Form”.
WPO Announces Winners of WorldStar 2016 in BudapestThe 2016 edition of WorldStar Packaging Awards received a total of 293 entries from 34 countries. Japan was the leader with 31 entries and 13 winners in the competition. China and Turkey participated, each, with 23 packaging projects; China had 14 winners and Turkey 13.
WorldStar Packaging Awards 2017 now open for entryThe WorldStar Packaging competition, now in its 48th year, is one of the major events of the WPO and last year attracted 293 entries from 35 countries around the world.
ASD takes action to reduce global hungerTurkish Packaging Manufacturers Association ASD joined Save Food Initiative, founded in 2010 by MesseDüsseldorf's Interpack packaging exhibition with the support of the United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organization.
Eurasia Packaging 2015 Istanbul with a Record AttendanceThe World’s Packaging Giants Assembled in Istanbul with a Record Attendance at Eurasia Packaging Istanbul Exhibition 2015, which is organized by the cooperation of Packaging Manufacturers Association (ASD) and REED TÜYAP Fuarcilik, was held for the 21st time between the dates of 22-25 October.
Turkey Won 13 Awards at WorldStar 2016The results of WorldStar 2016, a competition organized by World Packaging Organization (WPO) were announced. Turkey won 13 awards at the competition, in which 293 products from 35 countries participated.
The National Packaging Design Student Competition Awards Went to Their WinnersIn the National Packaging Design Student Competition Awards 2015, the 11th of which was held this year with the cooperation of Packaging Manufacturers Association (ASD) and Reed Tüyap, the first three ranks and the students who have been awarded with mention and certificates have been announced.
The AsiaStar Awards 2015 Open for EntriesThe AsiaStar Awards 2015, promoted by the Asian Packaging Federation(WPO), open for entries. AsiaStar 2015 Award will be handed over to the winners at the AsiaStar 2015 Award Night in last week of November 2015 at Istanbul, Turkey
March 2017 issue IAPRI Newsletter01.04.2017
Plastic Ban of France is on EU Commission’s AgendaThe Government of France passed in 2016 the communique in the French Parliament restricting the sales of products as disposable plastic cups, plates, forks and knives as of 1st of January, 2020.
New Era in Packaging Waste ManagementMinistry of Environment and Urbanization of Turkish Republic started in 2016 the awareness raising program for recycling for those, who work at out-of-home consumption points as hotel, restaurant, entertainment places and cafes (Horeca).
December issue IAPRI Newsletter - now available14.12.2016
IAPRI Symposium 2017 - DEADLINE 1st December - call for papers28.11.2016
IAPRI September 2016 NewsletterThe September 2016 issue of the IAPRI's Global Packaging Research newsletter was published.
IAPRI June 2016 NewsletterThe June 2016 issue of the IAPRI's Global Packaging Research newsletter was published.
IAPRI Brazil conference (12-15 June)IAPRI Brazil conference (12-15 June) which is set to be an international event of high quality content will take place in Campinas.
APF e-bulletin March 201613th March 2016
IAPRI December 2015 NewsletterWe are very pleased to share with you the December issue of the Global Packaging Research newsletter.
16 December 2015
WPO October 2015 BulletinWPO World Packaging Organisation October 2015 bulletin was distrubuted.
30 October 2015
APF June 2015 Bulletin AnnouncementAPF Asian Packaging Federation's June 2015 Bulletin was distributed to the Members and Coleagues.
01 July 2015
General Board Meeting and AsiaStar Voting Asian Packaging Federation in IstanbulThe Turkish Packaging Manufacturers Association (ASD), will host the 40th Ordinary General Board Meeting and the accompanying events of the Asian Packaging Federation (APF), to which leading packaging industry representatives of the Asian countries will attend.