The Australian Packaging & Processing Machinery Association (APPMA) are pleased to announce that submissions are now open for the ninth annual Scholarship program which will enable one lucky packaging technologist, designer or engineer the opportunity to complete a Diploma in Packaging Technology to the value of $9,000. Completion of the Diploma in Packaging Technology demonstrates your commitment to your career and to the industry. Delegates who successfully complete the Diploma are equipping themselves for senior positions within the packaging industry.View details
Making New Zealand history as the first two Certified Packaging Professionals for the region is Chris Hartwell MAIP, CPP, Packaging Innovation & Development Manager, Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited and Coster Ngirazi MSc, MAIP, CPP, Packaging Technologist, Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited. The Certified Packaging Professional (CPP) designation is the leading mark of excellence internationally and a must-have recognition of industry proficiency and achievement for packaging professionals.View details
The Australian Packaging & Processing Machinery Association (APPMA) and the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) are currently at the planning stage of the 2017 National Technical Forums that will be held as a part of Packaging & Processing Week at the Sydney Showgrounds, Sydney Olympic Park on the 7th to the 9th of March 2017. Following a number of highly successful National Technical Forums over the last seven AUSPACK exhibitions, the 2017 National Technical Forum will be designed to deliver a three-day educational program that will cover a broad range of topics relating to the theme Innovation & Design.View details
The Packaging & Processing Innovation & Design Awards (PIDAs) will recognise companies designing innovative packaging and processing materials and solutions, packaging and machinery/equipment within the Food, Beverage, Health, Beauty & Wellness and Domestic & Household markets along with Sustainability, Save Food and three Individual Awards. Submissions are now open!View details
The AIP has a monthly on-line e-Newsletter which is designed to keep Members and industry contacts abreast of all AIP events across the country. The e-Newsletter also provides a technical corner for presentations, partner news, articles and case studies from industry.Read more..
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