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Conference Information

Plastics Caps and Closures 2011 Conference
Wednesday 2 and Thursday 3 November 2011 - Brussels, Belgium

World demand for plastic caps and closures is projected to increase 4.8% annually to 944 billion units in 2014, the fastest projected growth rate of the major closure materials.1   Mirroring this trend the market for plastics is set to continue its year-on-year double digit growth.      

With competition intensifying and evolving technological developments, plastics caps and closures, the largest product type has become ever more important in an increasingly crowded market.

Now in its 8th year our Plastics Caps and Closures Europe Conference will bring you the latest updates in the caps and closures industry.

Our leading experts will share insights on ‘first-to-market’ opportunities and will reveal the most effective packaging strategies.


Attending this event will empower you to:

·          Identify new technologies in caps and closures

·          Understand the changing legislation and regulatory landscape

·          Develop strategic approaches for recycling PET

·          Improve the cost effectiveness

·          Discuss the developments in Hot Fill Technology

·          Analyse the innovations in food packaging

·          Gain insight into materials and additives perspectives

·          Learn the effects of counterfeit on caps and closures manufacturers

·          Discuss evolving consumer views and brand owner innovations

·          Choose the best sustainable strategy

·          Troubleshoot manufacturing problems 

·          Implement the best practices in the industry

·          Resolve challenges facing today’s caps and closure industry 

·          Analyse the M&A trends

·          Engage with industry experts and cement new alliances


Sponsorship and Exhibition Opportunities

We promote the conference to a wide range of contacts in all parts of the plastics industry during an extensive and integrated marketing campaign - using an excellent database and multiple media formats, working with partners and our parent company the Plastics News Global Group. 

Typical job titles attending the conference include:

  • Applications Team Leader Polymer Additives
  • Business Manager Closure Systems – Europe
  • Caps and Closures Technical Service and Development Engineer
  • CEO
  • Client Services Manager – Beverage Packaging
  • Design Director
  • Executive Vice President
  • Global Business Director
  • Global Injection Moulding Lead
  • Global Packaging Programme Manager
  • Managing Director
  • Packaging Innovator – Design and Development Europe
  • Packaging Specialist
  • President
  • Product Development Manager
  • Research and Development Manager
  • Raw Material Manager
  • Rigid Packaging Manager
  • Senior Development Specialist
  • Sourcing Director – Resins Europe
  • Technical Service and Development Food Packaging
  • Technological Laboratory Manager

There are sponsorship branding and exhibition opportunities on the day for companies wanting high visibility, as well as a place to meet current and future business partners. 

For further information contact:
Levent Tounjer
Commercial Director
+44 (0)20 8253 9626


1 European Plastics News: Plastics Caps and Closures, Global closure demand and market outlook

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