FMN | June 24th, 2019

Label Achievement (Cont’d from Page 4)

The Award for Innovation (for companies with up to 300 employees) sponsored by Flint Group: GEW (EC) Ltd.; GMG GmbH & Co. KG; HYBRID Software Inc.; Lake Image Systems Ltd.; and Synia / Wizzcom. The Rising Star Award sponsored by the Label Acad- emy and Avery Dennison, and new for 2019: Katie Da- vis, Bostik, Inc.; Jesse Freitas, StickerGiant;Ahmed Lotfi Mansour, Bayan for Printing & Packaging; Robert Rae, GEW (EC) Ltd.; and Pawandeep Sahni, Weldon Cel- loplast Ltd. The Environmental & Sustainability Award: Avery Dennison; Sleever International; and Valmet. The finalists of the European Converter of the Year Award will be announced in July. All winners and official presentations of the prizes will be announced during the first evening of Label- expo Europe 2019, September 24, at a 1,000 capacity gala event hosted at Brussels Expo. The event will also celebrate the 40th anniversary edition of Labelexpo. Blue Whale Expo 2019 Held In Shanghai Blue Whale Expo 2019, a conference highlighting la- bels, flexible packaging and films,was held in Shanghai, China,on June 14,as a warm-up event for the upcoming show in July.The event attracted individuals from sup- porting partners, such as trade associations, profession- al media, exhibitors, research institutes and more. Zhou Jianbao, Chairman of the flexographic printing branch of China PrintingTechnologyAssociation,deliv- ered an opening speech as a special guest of the con- ference. From Suzhou Flexo Printing Forum in 2017 to the upcoming cooperation in the Shanghai New Inter- national Expo Center in 2019, the China PrintingTech- nology Association’s flexo printing branch has been supporting BlueWhale Expo as its partner. After analyzing the status quo of China’s label and flexible packaging industry, Cathy Song, Project Direc- tor at Shanghai Lanjing Exhibition Company, the or- ganizer of Blue Whale Expo, introduced the trends of label and flexible packaging market through several sets of data. Jerry Lee, General Manager at Shanghai Lanjing Ex- hibition Company, who served as the spokesman of Blue Whale Expo 2019, elaborated on the highlights and the latest developments of the exhibition. On July 10-12, BlueWhale Expo will be launched at the Shang- hai New International Expo Center. Blue Whale Expo 2019 will feature four exhibition areas: CSMA, Printing & Culture Innovation, Excellent Printing Enterprises, and VIP Buyer Exchange.

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