LUXE PACK SHANGHAI 2018 REACHED A NEW HEIGHT!

WorldPressOnline First Call - May 8th, 2018 - LUXE PACK SHANGHAI 2018 has been a huge success at the Shanghai Exhibition Center from 11 to 12 April. It is considered as Asia’s leading platform for packaging creativity and trends. An audience of more than 4,538 C-level executives was given unparalleled access to cutting-edge technologies, materials and finishing operations from 200 top packaging exhibitors.

 

LUXE PACK SHANGHAI recognized as a true business platform

4,538 professional attendees visited the show; an increase of 6% compared with 2017. Most of them came from China and the rest of Asia, but also from the USA, France, the UK and Russia among other countries.

Vendors had the chance to meet with big names from the beauty, spirits, healthy food, jewelry, perfumery, fashion, hi-tech trade sectors, as well as with start-ups launching their own brand and coming with very challenging requests.

Some vendors even got orders at the show, which occurs very seldom nowadays, such as: Dankev, T-security, Huihong, Yi-He among others…

200 leading suppliers specializing in creative packaging solutions exhibited at the show covering all the segments of the industry. They were offering various materials and various types of packaging and components: textile, leather, ribbons, bags, plastic, labels, raw material, authentication/traceability solutions, closures and cappers, tubes, paper, boxes, cases…

 

The future of creative packaging experienced through exclusive initiatives

Numerous initiatives had been specially created for brands to discover very inspiring creative packaging, designs and solutions.

-        « INNOVATION & SURPRISE » from students of Shanghai Institute of Visual Arts;

-        LUXE PACK Trends Incubator by centdegres that gave visitors the chance to rediscover the world of packaging through 3 iconic Traditional Chinese Medecine roots, framed into the Food & Beverage industries. Visitors could also enjoy a digital & interactive experience and create their own customized bottle;

-        LUXE PACK Innovation Wall and Turbo Talks featured exhibitors’ latest packaging innovations;

-        LUXE PACK INNOVATIVE MATERIALS by NEUNI MATERIO demonstrated the new packaging material trends and issues that packaging professionals and designers are facing.

 

LUXE PACK in green 

Sustainability is a key topic strongly linked to the LUXE PACK brand internationally. LUXE PACK in green is the premier event for brands to discover all sustainable packaging solutions and eco-friendly initiatives they are looking for. Professional jury members gathered together and elected 2 winners: Metsa Board Hong Kong – SkinCare 2, for the best eco-friendly designed products category, Seaman Paper for the most responsible sustainable initiatives category.

 

Intense program of conferences: 873 in conference attendance!

The conferences and debates organized by LUXE PACK SHANGHAI 2018 were compelling and crowded; an intense program enriching the visitors’ knowledge.

“Harmony but not uniformity” – Chinese and Japanese leaders’ viewpoints on design packaging.

“What is driving sustainability for luxury brands today in china?”

“Packaging design at the time of customization”,

“Luxury, Packaging and Nature”,

“Future of packaging: an inspiring dialogue between emerging consumers & innovative manufacturers”…

And many more topics presented by top expert speakers.

 

New in 2018! Synergy with MakeUp in Shanghai

LUXE PACK SHANGHAI keeps growing and the positive synergy with MakeUp in (already experienced with success in Los Angeles earlier in February) provided a greater insight and enriched visitor’s experience.

 

Save the Dates

The 12th edition of LUXE PACK SHANGHAI will be held on April 10-11, 2019,

at the Shanghai Exhibition Center

 

For updated information, please visit our website: www.luxepack.com

 

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