European organizer of trade shows, easyFairs has announced that there will be two major new features for the PACKAGING INNOVATIONS show when it returns to the NEC on 27 & 28 February 2013.
Initially, a conference will be held where packaging industry professionals will discuss innovation, the future direction of the industry, opportunities and trends in the market, along with the inaugural BIG Print Debate, at which experts will debate speed to market and the key topical issues in print.
easyFairs UK managing director Matt Benyon said they are always looking for new ways to move the shows forward.
"The packaging industry is constantly evolving and we work hard to ensure the show not only keeps pace with changes but anticipates trends and actually helps drive things forward," Benyon said.
PACKAGING INNOVATIONS is co-located with five other shows including ECOPACK, CONTRACT PACK, PACKTECH, PRINT INNOVATIONS and new for 2013 LABELLING INNOVATIONS.