Free Seminars On Commercial Packaging At Propak Philippines

Free Seminars On Commercial Packaging At Propak Philippines

Spotlight

More Than 124k Drivers, Operators Join Transport Cooperatives

A total 124,443 drivers and franchise owners and operators have joined accredited transport cooperatives ready for franchise consolidation.

Globe Recreates The Way You Learn With Special Promos

Globe introduces special Go promos for students and the GoTOK series to make quality learning and self-improvement accessible for everyone online and in real life!

Roma Point Bridge Construction In Full Swing With Republic Cement Support

Expected to be the longest bridge in Calabarzon, the Roma Point Bridge, also known as the Alabat Bridge, will be 1.7 kilometers long upon completion and will connect Alabat Island to mainland Quezon province.

Specialty Pulp Manufacturing Inc. Chooses 100% Clean Energy From EDC

Agriculture-based manufacturing company SPMI is now being powered by clean, renewable, reliable energy from EDC!

The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP), professional association of packaging experts, trainers and educators, and business leaders, will hold free workshops on commercial packaging on Feb. 6, in line with PROPAK Philippines, the biggest packaging and processing trade event in the country, set at the World Trade Center in Pasay City on Feb. 5 – 7, 2020.

Aside from the more than 400 leading local and international exhibitors that will showcase the latest technologies in manufacturing, packaging and processing, the three-day B2B exhibition Propak Philippines will also host the AIP seminar with its local equivalent, the Philippine Institute of Packaging (PIP) and the World Packaging Organization.

The workshops are as follows: “The Journey Towards Sustainable Packaging: The Challenges That Lie Ahead,’’ at 9:30 am to 12 noon; “The Future of Food Packaging: Food Waste and Save Food Packaging ‘’ at 1-3 p.m.; and “The Move Towards a Circular Economy and Closed Loop Programs” at 3-4:30 p.m.

AIP says attendees will learn various perspectives about the trends and challenges facing the packaging industry, including sustainable packaging, moving towards a circular economy and other topics such as addressing food waste and packaging design and programs for food.

ProPak Philippines will also host various workshops in manufacturing and packaging led by government agencies and manufacturing and business associations, such as Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) with its Packaging Technology Division (PTD), the Production and Operations Management Association of the Philippines (PROMAP), the Philippine Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association (PPMA), the Philippine Association of Food Technologists, Inc (PAFT), and the Active and Intelligent Packaging Industry Association (AIPIA).

The debut of ProPak Philippines drew more than 300 exhibitors from 30 countries, and more than 9,000 attendees who were presented with the latest in packaging technologies, supply chain management, and other processing operations for food processing, pharmaceuticals, FMCG (fast moving consumer goods), agro-industries, cosmetics, and many more.

ProPak Philippines’ 2nd edition is expecting to have 12,000 international and local visitors and 450 exhibitors from 30 countries and regions.

ProPak Philippines 2020 is supported by the DTI, the DOST, PAFT, the PIP, the Dairy Confederation of the Philippines (DairyCon), the PPMA, PROMAP, the Philippine Printing Technical Foundation (PPTF) and Association of Laguna Food Processors Inc. (ALAFOP).

Netizens Raise PHP1.1M For Unemployed Tamaraw Rangers

Filipinos come together for an online fundraising event dedicated to help the tamaraw rangers and forest wardens affected by the pandemic.

Christmas Parties In Metro Manila Cancelled This Year

Merry pa rin kaya ang Christmas kahit walang parties?

Enhanced-Nutribun: Good For Both Undernourished And Healthy Pinoys

What makes the comeback of Nutribun special? Aside from having an enhanced taste, it also aims to benefit up to 1 million children!

‘2gether’s’ Brightwin Holds Virtual Fan Meet For Pinoys In December

ABS-CBN is giving an early holiday gift to the fans of "2gether"!

Tarlac City Residents Asked To Observe ‘Undas’ Guidelines

Tarlac City reminds residents to strictly comply with guidelines governing the observance of the All Saints’ Day or Undas.

Pope Francis Endorses Same-Sex Unions

The Pope voices out his views towards same sex marriage. Do you agree on his statements?

MIAA Reduces Inbound Passengers Of Int’l Flights To 2.5K

The Manila International Airport Authority has reduced the number of inbound passengers of international flights it will allow at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport to 2,500 daily, from 3,000 previously.

Global Coronavirus Cases Surpass 40M

The number of the COVID-19 cases in the world has surpassed 40 million on Monday.

Google’s Newest Feature ‘Hum To Search’ Lets You Find Songs Without Lyrics

Trying to describe a song based on its tune but don't know its title and lyrics? Google's Hum To Search feature has your back!

Did Shamcey Supsup And MJ Lastimosa Hit Back At Sandra Lemonon’s IG Stories?

“To bear defeat with dignity, to accept criticism with poise, to receive honors with humility –these are the marks of a true queen.”