• Colombo November 2014

    The 2nd WPO meeting of 2014 hosted by SLIP is taking place during November in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Details regarding the meetings are:

    • Monday 17 November – WPO Executive Meeting
    • Tuesday 18 November – WPO Working Group Meetings
    • Wednesday 19 November – WorldStar Judging
    • Thursday 20 November – WPO Board Meeting
    • Friday 21 November – World Packaging Conference

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  • WorldStar Packaging Awards

    On 13 May 2014, entrants of the Worldstar Awards gathered at the Messe Düsseldorf for the bustling awards ceremony. As ever, it was a full house, with more than 80 winners present. This year, the Worldstar Awards announced 139 winners.

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  • 92nd WPO Board Meeting

    The 92nd WPO Board Meeting took place on May 8th at the Messe in Dusseldorf in Germany alongside the Interpack 2014 trade show, gathering board members from Austria, Australia, Brazil, China, Czech Republic, Finland, Germany, Ghana, Hungary, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Kenya, Latvia, Netherlands, Nigeria, Philippines, Russia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Singapore, Switzerland, Turkey, UK and USA.

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  • World Packaging Organisation

    Founded September 6, 1968 in Tokyo by visionary leaders from the global packaging community, the purposes of the organisation include to:

    • Encourage the development of packaging technology, science, access and engineering;
    • Contribute to the development of international trade; and
    • Stimulate education and training in packaging.

    

Serving the Global Packaging Community through Packaging Associations

The World Packaging Organisation is a non-profit, non-governmental, international federation of national packaging institutes and associations, regional packaging federations and other interested parties including corporations and trade associations.

World Packaging Organisation News

The 2014 edition will be hosted by ABRE – The Brazilian Packaging Association. Subscription shall be made online from 1st April to 25th July 2014.

The award ceremony will take place in São Paulo, Brazil, on 8th October, during the Brazilian Packaging Congress, an international event that focuses on the trends in the packaging industry.