International, National and Regional Activities and News

Regional Events / What's On?
Our regions organise speaker evenings, workshops, seminars, conferences and various social events on a regular basis. These are intended to be both educational, and to provide a forum where packaging professionals can network with each other (and occasionally, just have some fun!)...
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Further Information on Local Events
Where this has been supplied by the region concerned, this page lists information available in regard to any particular event. This normally takes the form of a flyer or news pamphlet. To view this...........
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News, Views, Report Backs from Regions
Newsletters, Further Information on events to be held, & Feedback on events held | Picture Gallery : Events Held

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Packaging Council of New Zealand - Newsletters
If you would like to view the latest news from our counterparts in New Zealand, please click HERE......
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Australian Institute of Packaging - Newsletter
Click on this link to open.........

http://issuu.com/aipack/docs/aip_oct2014?e=3983942/9540395
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World Packaging Organisation - 2013 WorldStar Awards
News on the WPO's WorldStar awards for 2012.............
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World Packaging Organisation - News and Updates
As reported elsewhere, the Institute of Packaging (SA) is a full member of the WPO, and their current President is a past National Chairman of our Institute...
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International Association for Packaging Research
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Worldwide Shows and Exhibitions
The information appearing in the download and in the table is supplied to us by various organisations and we reproduce it in good faith, and in the belief that it may prove to be of interest to the packaging fraternity...
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A Glimpse of South Africa : The Rainbow Nation
Our National Chairman (Kishan Singh) attended (in mid 2010) an intensive training course in packaging presented by the Indian Institute of Packaging in conjunction with the World Packaging Organisation.

Each delegate was required to present a "Country Paper" which introduced the other delegates to their country.


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Packaging Snippets from Around the World
Back Peddling Leaves No Carbon Footprint (Australia) | Towards Sustainable Packaging (Australia) | Packaging Myths (South Africa) | Testing for Productivity (Australia) | The Seven Laws of Efficient Packaging | LABELLING - The Intricacies and Applications | First World Packaging from the Tip of Africa | Information on Events from Melbourne : | Change the Climate, Change the Planet | Its in the Can - Or is it? | Sustainable Packaging : Threats and Opportunities | World Packaging Organisation : President's Visit to Ukraine : February 2009 | Will the Rot Set In? Renewabale and Compostable Packaging. | Report on Australian IoP Conference - June 2010 | Labels Get Teeth (New labelling laws - South Africa) | Australian IOP : The Packaging Supply Chain | Australian IOP : "Less is the New Green" | AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE OF PACKAGING - Perfomance Enhancing Packaging | The Role of Packaging in Minimising Food Waste in the Supply Chain

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Africa on the Rise - A Perspective
Read this most interesting article on opportunities and the growth potential on the African continent ..........
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The Economic Role of Packaging
An article written by Mr Kishan singh, National Chairman of the Institute of Packaging (South Africa) on............
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