News | January 18, 2018

Smithers Pira Announces Sustainability In Packaging Conference 2018


Smithers Pira is excited to announce the 2018 Sustainability in Packaging Conference, taking place March 12-14 in downtown Chicago. This three- day conference will offer a comprehensive look at the commercial challenges facing sustainable packaging and feature expert opinions on how sustainable packaging can become a commercial reality.

Through engaging panel discussions, exploratory workshops and tours around the greater Chicago area, this year’s program focuses on material innovations pushing sustainability forward, end-of-life options, designing more sustainable packaging, regulations and labeling, and more.

“Smithers Pira’s Sustainability in Packaging conference is becoming the leading platform for sharing business intelligence around sustainable packaging,” said Kimberlee Rohrer, Head of Production for Smithers Pira. “The conference offers attendees the opportunity to collaborate with peers and colleagues on ideas and strategies that benefit their products and bottom lines, while creating sustainable packaging that their customers love.”

Additionally, this year’s speaker lineup will allow you to hear insights from top sustainable packaging experts from Starbucks, Best Buy, Recycle Across America, Whirlpool, WWF, WestRock, General Mills, Waste Management, HAVI, Recycling Partnership and many more.

Registration for Sustainability in Packaging is now open and can be done here.

About Smithers Pira

Smithers Pira is the worldwide authority on packaging, paper and print industry supply chains. Established in 1930, the company provides strategic and technical consulting, testing, intelligence and events to help clients gain market insights, identify opportunities, evaluate product performance and manage compliance. For more information, visit .

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