Changing Challenges of Transport Packaging – from Export to e-Commerce Fulfilment

ISTA and ITENE are pleased to announce the 6th ISTA European Packaging Symposium to be held on 7th-9th March, 2017 in Valencia, Spain at ITENE's facilities.

Through quality presentations and case studies, the 2017 Edition will explore the changing challenges of transport packaging. The program will provide insight and benefit to delegates on the critical link between packaging and effective distribution of products, from export to e-Commerce fulfilment, focusing on cost savings and delivering against sustainability requirements.

Presentations will give a practical overview on economic and environmental optimization of distribution packaging development and on the latest techniques in testing of packaged products to assess fitness for distribution.

This Symposium will bring together representatives of International Industry Leaders such as: Smithers-Pira, Packaging Forensics Associates, Inc. Rajapack, NVC (Netherlands Packaging Centre), UPS Deutschland, Tokyo National Museum, Sealed Air, IKEA of Sweden, Fraunhofer IML, University of Wisconsin Stout, Metropack, DS Smith-Tecnicarton, Dow Europe, HP, Coca Cola European Partners, Valueing, ISTA and ITENE, with an increased number of case studies, which have a great value for the attendees that are seeking a practical application of the acquired knowledge.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Directors, managers and technicians of logistics, packaging, production, purchasing, R&D, product design and development of companies in the following sectors: Packaging industry; fast moving consumer goods industry; computer, electronics, audio and video equipment industry; retail sector; logistics, transport and storage; test laboratories; test equipment manufacturers and all other professionals whose activities are related to distribution packaging.