AIPIA IS A WORLDWIDE ASSOCIATION PROMOTING HIGH TECH PACKAGING SOLUTIONS

 

AIPIA'S MISSION IS TO DECIMATE SUPPLY CHAIN COSTS, REDUCE WASTE AND INCREASE ITS MEMBERS' PROFITABILITY BY THE IMPLEMENTATION OF HIGH TECH SOLUTIONS IN PACKAGING

We believe that active and intelligent technologies in packaging are a ‘once in a generation’  change in the sector.Not only will they alter the role of packaging in the marketplace, but also facilitate better business through premium pricing, supply chain management, improved security/brand protection and waste reduction.

To reach this goal key-players in the FOOD,  DRINK,  PHARMACEUTICAL , COSMETIC and other related industries have joined hands. Their target is extremely easy to understand: take advantage of the use of active and intelligent packaging solutions. AIPIA is the focus for information on the latest developments and knowledge exchange.


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The speakers line-up at the up-coming AIPIA Congress, held in conjunction with PACK EXPO International and Pharma EXPO, owned and produced by PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies from 2-4 November at McCormick Place, Chicago, has a rich variety of experts from every aspect of the A&IP industry, offering end user as well as supplier perspectives. Each week until the Congress opens we will give you a taste of some of the presentations you can expect to enjoy. So read on…

Eef de Ferrante
Director AIPIA


News

Bank lays down Challenge to Food & Agribusiness Sector

27 October 2014

In a new report just released by Dutch international banking group Rabobank it lays down a challenge to the Food and Agribusiness (F&A) sector that it needs to innovate more to ensure growth in demand targets are met in future.... More »


The Beginning of Consumer Engagement with IoT?

27 October 2014

Telefónica has launched ‘Thinking Things’, the first Internet of Things (IoT) product that enables mainstream consumers to connect almost any device wirelessly to the internet.... More »


Smart PE packaging - the billion dollar industry in ten years

15 October 2014

A new IDTechEx report "Smart Packaging Comes To Market: Brand Enhancement with Electronics 2014-2024" claims that the electronic smart packaging market will remain primarily in consumer packaged goods and will account for 14.5 billion units worth US$1.45B.... More »


Drink Up then Eat Up!

08 October 2014

Chelsea Briganti and Leigh Ann Tucker, who met while attending a design school in New York, have created Loliware, a range of edible, biodegradable drinking cups that look like colourful retro- glassware. AIPIA can see the next step as snack boxes or bottles which include eating the pack! More »


NOT BOOKED YET?

24 September 2014

There are a number of packages available to suit your schedule: from the full two day package, to a one day option, and a 3 session special for those with very specific interests. A simple registration process... More »


Intelligent Packaging - Inspire Confidence in your Brand

24 September 2014

Mary Greenwood, New Technology and Business Development Director at Avery Dennison Materials Group will explain that brand protection is threatened by counterfeiters who are smarter and more sophisticated... More »


Smart Pill Bottles and Adherence Tracking for Pharmaceuticals

24 September 2014

Josh Stein, CEO and Cofounder of AdhereTech, will show how smart pill bottles can improve medication adherence and patient engagement. These patented bottles automatically measure if patients have taken their... More »


Single-Serve Wine: Improving oxygen barriers to achieve longer shelf-life

24 September 2014

Lori Yoder, director of Material Applications at Plastic Technologies, Inc. Will discuss how wine producers continue to challenge performance boundaries of polyethylene terephthalate (PET) containers in order to... More »


Packs of Tomorrow which Disappear..Naturally

24 September 2014

Following the invention of a sustainable expanding bowl - a bio-degradable, cellulose wrapper which fits snugly around freeze-dried food, Tomorrow Machine has moved into dissolvable and potentially edible packs... More »


Vending Fresh Foods…24 Hours a Day

24 September 2014

PantryLabs a San Francisco-based vending company has started to sell a smart sensor-based refrigerated vending machine, known as a Pantry, to enable businesses—such as health-care facilities, restaurants and other food sellers... More »


Members include:
Kovio
Timestrip
Leeds Metroploitan University
Neenah Paper, Inc.
Huntsman Corporation
BP Lubricants
Packaging Knowledge Group LLC
Unifresh Group of Companies
Meuldijk & van Loon
Smarttech Labels Inc.
University of Leuven
Reliance Industries Limited
The Masterclass Network
Piroto Labelling Limited
Multipack Pty Ltd
PolyOne
Obeikan Folding carton
Bunzl
PackSave Products & Services Ltd
AkzoNobel Packaging Coatings

Partners include:
Wageningen UR Food & Biobased Research
General Mills
Industry Intelligence
ITENE
Sealed Air
Pd Fluted Cartons
Amb Srl.
Sanofi
American Thermal Instruments
Nestlé Research Center
PackSmart Inc.
CSP Technologies, Inc.
BASF SE
Bayer Health Care LLC
BCM Group
Du Pont
Nafigate Corporation
Unilever Foodsolutions
Packaging International
Marks and Spencer