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Packaging News Live - thank you to all our sponsors, speakers and delegates!

Packaging News Live has now happened and brought the very best insight on packaging innovation, manufacturing and design - as well as fantastic networking opportunities - to packaging designers, technologists and manufacturers alike. Video footage and photos of the event will be here soon!
Taking place on 27 and 28 October at the Olympia Conference Centre, and alongside the prestigious UK Packaging Awards on the evening of 27 October, Packaging News Live offers a fantastic two-day event to learn, network and celebrate with the shining stars of the UK packaging business featuring:
  • speakers from the very best brands, retailers and packaging market experts.
  • insight into the biggest packaging challenges for brands and retailers on topics including
    • sustainability;
    • food safety;
    • online vs bricks and mortar retail channels;
    • ensuring great design and innovation;
    • connected and intelligent packaging;
    • and much more...
  • networking with high-profile packaging buyers, designers, specifiers and suppliers across the packaging supply chain

Insight from Unilever, M&S, Nestle, Innocent and more

The two-day conference at Packaging News Live will tackle the biggest issues facing packaging specifiers, manufacturers and designers today, with speakers including:

Louis Lindenberg
Global Packaging Sustainability Director

Sam Hyde
Packaging Operations Technologist
innocent drinks
Mike Hiscox
Sales Director
Lexon Group

Roger Wright
Head of Technical Packaging, Clothing and Home

Bruce Funnell
Packaging Lead
Nestlé Product Technology Centre, Confectionery

Sonia Whiteley-Guest
Group Commercial Director
Sun Branding Solutions

Nicholas Mockett

Head of packaging M&A
Moorgate Capital

Andy Hobsbawm

Co-Founder and CMO

Philip Stevenson

Client business director

David Tonkin
Packaging development manager
2 Sisters Food Group
See the full speaker line-up here


Network with the top names across packaging

Packaging News Live offers fantastic networking opportunities with people across the packaging innovations and manufacturing supply chain, from brand owners and retailers, design agencies, packaging manufacturers and suppliers, equipment suppliers, research agencies and more.
Delegates for this year's event include packaging professionals from companies including:
Lucozade Ribena Suntory - Jaguar Land Rover - Kettle Foods - M&S - Reckitt Benckiser (Brands) - PATH - Nestlé - Graphic Packaging International - DS Smith UK Packaging - Buzzback - Weetabix - Hornall Anderson - Innocent Drinks - Intact - Unilever - Perception Research Services - Sainsbury's - GfK - JDO - Brand on Shelf - Parkside Flexibles - LINPAC Group - 2 Sisters Food Group - AVA Packaging Solutions - Sun Branding Solutions - Moorgate Capital - Lexon Group - EVRYTHNG - The Retail Institute - Domino UK - Divine Chocolate - Boots - Taylors of Harrogate - Hotel Chocolat - The Alternative Pallet Company - Hazel 4D - Waitrose - Hive - Freedrinks -  John Lewis ‚Äč- Twinings - Smiffys - Elmwood - Greenwich Design - Burton's Biscuits - Webb deVlam - The Co-op - Gama Healthcare - Danone - Lush - GSK - and many more!

Who is it for?

Packaging News Live is targeted at anyone who needs to make decisions about developing, designing and manufacturing packaging, or who needs to understand the forces at work in the supply chain better.
Target groups for the conference include:
  • Packaging technologists, packaging managers and packaging developers
  • Packaging designers
  • Marketing and brand managers
  • Market researchers
  • Packaging procurement managers
  • Packaging converters, manufacturers and suppliers
  • Suppliers to the packaging sector

Contact us to discuss your booking today

To discuss booking your tickets or to find out more about sponsorship and networking opportunities, get in touch with Natalie Packham now on +44 (0)20 8253 8702 or


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