News

Pharmaceutcial Packaging Making Life Easier for Partially-Sighted Citizens
10 October 2017
The regulation came into force last April obligates Braille engravings on pharmaceutical packaging. Pharmaceutical companies have until the end of 2018 to fully carry this regulation into action.
Asia Receives Two Packaging Training Programs from WPO
10 October 2017
WPO World Packaging Organisation accomplished two packaging training programs in Asia. This time the countries chosen were Vietnam and China.
Warning About Unpacked Candy & Chocolate
18 August 2017
Turkish Packaging Manufacturers Association (ASD) warned consumers about unpacked candy, Turkish delight, and chocolates.
Applications of WorldStar Awards 2018 Has Begun
18 August 2017
Application process of WorldStar Awards 2018 organized by World Packaging Organization (WPO) started.
Blue-Collar Employee Communication and Management Training Being Great Hit
18 August 2017
ASD Packaging Academy performed its 2017 trainings with Blue-Collar Employee Communication and Management Training on May 25th, Thursday. Dr. Metin Arslan from Grupas Gelisim (Yalin Akademi) company contributed in the training.
Biodegradable Mulch Films Supporting EU's Regulation
18 July 2017
European 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 Organized
12 June 2017
WPO 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 Established
10 April 2017
Two 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 Austria
02 December 2016
With 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 Fair
25 November 2016
Eurasia 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.