Visit the PPMA Show 2018

This year’s PPMA Show at the NEC, Birmingham (25-27 September 2018), will be the UK’s largest ever event in the processing and packaging sector calendar.

With over 350 exhibitors (comprising over 1,500 brands) – showcasing a host of new product launches and the latest technological innovations – every aspect of the production line will be represented; from labelling, filling and packaging machinery, to processing equipment, robotics, automation and industrial vision systems.

Add to that a free conference, a new enterprise zone (for networking and sharing knowledge) and first-class speaker line-up; which seeks to address key industry issues, the PPMA Show offers a unique, informative and value-added visitor experience.

So, whether you’re from the food, beverage, pharmaceutical, cosmetics, household products, consumer goods or chemicals industry – to name a few, there’s something for everyone. What’s more, you can see it all in a day.

Register today for your free e-ticket.

See NEW working machinery in action
NETWORK with peers
Gain valuable INSIGHTS at our keynote seminars

Help us celebrate our 30th Anniversary
FREE to attend

Network with peers – Get to know other companies and meet people in your sector in our dedicated meeting areas. There will also be organised activities to help break the ice and get you mingling with industry peers.

Keynote seminars – Throughout the show, there will be a series of seminars and presentations delivered by high profile industry experts, as well as case studies showcasing manufacturing best practices and excellence to motivate and inspire you.

Be inspired – Find solutions to problems you never even knew existed and see how new machinery can help in your business.

Our 30th anniversary – Another year older, another year wiser. This is our 30th anniversary and we’re sure this year’s event is going to be a great success.

Free to attend – Attending the PPMA Show 2018 is totally free. And as well as taking home new solutions and technology from the event, you’ll also be able to make new business connections and hopefully some fun memories.

Enterprise Zone – a hub of knowledge share and networking

The Enterprise Zone will be a focus of learning and networking during the show with its two-day conference providing expert knowledge and insights into the latest industry trends, with presentations, interactive panel discussions, case studies and personal experiences on how to increase efficiencies and future-proof businesses.

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The Enterprise Zone will also house the Bright Ideas – Ambassador Programme, which is a new addition to this year’s show.  It will offer free advice for start-up ventures and entrepreneurs, or those investigating specific products or services. Visitors will be ‘matched’ with relevant knowledge experts, who will offer advice, guidance and product information.  Daily lunchtime drinks and the PPMA Industry Awards 2018 will also allow for informal networking during the show.

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