PACK EXPO International will connect snack manufacturers with automated packaging and processing technology.

PACK EXPO launches a snack attack

By Jenni Spinner

With US snack sales growing 3.4% each year, PMMI’s annual packaging and processing trade show is offering producers a chance to connect with emerging equipment and materials technology.

The OEE Calculator from the Alliance for Innovation and Operational Excellence provides a tool to find areas for improvement, and track progress, in an operation. Photo: Intelligrated

PMMI outlines operational efficiency tool

By Jenni Spinner

A special PMMI group has hammered out the Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) Opportunity Calculator, giving processing and packaging firms a tool to pinpoint problem areas and improve their businesses.

Food brand owners like ConAgra will land at PACK EXPO for innovation ideas.

Food brands brainstorm at PACK EXPO

By Jenni Spinner

The Innovation Discovery program at PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2013 gives food brand owners a chance to tap into business-building ideas.

PMMI is treating high-achieving packaging and processing students to a facilities tour.

PMMI takes packaging students on educational tour

By Jenni Spinner

PMMI: The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies is taking packaging students and educators on a six-day tour of packaging industry end users and manufacturers in the Midwest.

A job well done

A job well done

Organisers of Pack Expo Las Vegas 2003 are slapping themselves on
the back and enjoying a well-earning cup of tea after a highly
successful show. The event saw visitor attendance increase by 17
per cent and international attendance...