Events and Awards
Plastics News Caps & Closures- Sep 2018
The only North American conference targeting plastics caps and closures makers, the Plastics Caps & Closures conference, held Sept. 12-14, 2018, in Chicago, provides a hotbed of discussion on many of the top innovations, process and product technologies, materials, trends and consumer insights that influence both packaging and caps and closures development. Featuring a major exhibit area and large receptions designed for caps and closures companies to share ideas, the Plastics Caps & Closures conference includes a mix of processors, brand owners and suppliers speaking in an intensive environment targeting industry growth and future trends.
The plastics industry’s go-to leadership conference for top industry professionals from processor and supplier companies. Come celebrate the 20th anniversary of Plastics News’ Executive Forum, to be held March 5-7, 2018, in Naples, Fla.,with special sessions including some of the most successful plastics processors, who will share skills and secrets necessary for success. Plus, the conference will feature a focus on workforce training, development and retention, key areas necessary for sustained success in today’s economy. Join these companies and others for powerful networking and education in the Florida sun and find out who will be Plastics News’ 2017 Processor of the Year.
The future of plastics in healthcare is now. In this Fireside Chat, Josh Blackmore, global healthcare manager for the M. Holland Company and Benjamin Bouchard vice president, international business development and managing director - China of GW Plastics, Inc. will dive into the technology-driven advancements early adaptors need to know. They will cover the progress being made in medical device development, materials and molding.