SinoFoldingCarton 2011 Debuts First-time Show Held in Beijing
Reed Exhibitions’ decision to bring its SinoFoldingCarton show to Beijing for the first time this year paid off with an expanded showfloor spanning 20,000 square meters and 300 exhibiting companies, 22 of which were new.
The show was held July 6-8 at the China International Exhibition Center and showcased new equipment, materials and manufacturing solutions for the folding carton industry.
Well-known local and international companies exhibited at the event, such as Masterwork Machinery, the Shengding Group, Founder Electronics, Meiguang Machinery, Hongjing, Tokyo Wenhong, Esko-Graphic, Sandvik, Henkel, Valco, Nordon and HHS.
Sun Fengxian, General Sales Manager of Qingdao Meiguang Machinery, said of the show, “SinoFoldingCarton is a very good platform for suppliers like us to promote our products. We’ve taken part in the show many times because the organizers, Reed Exhibitions, and the caliber of trade professionals they attract to shows, are consistently excellent. That’s also the main reason we choose this event to launch our latest products”.
Manfred Wilke, who works with Germany-based company Kartonagen Radowitz, said, “I’ve been to SinoFoldingCarton several times and am impressed by how the scale of the exhibition continues to grow.”
Besides an active showfloor, SinoFoldingCarton also featured a conference component that had seminars including the “Packaging Printing Fortune Forum”, focusing on the current developmental situation, as well as new markets, products and opportunities in the printing and packaging industry, which attracted more than 100 managers from Beijing, Tianjin, Langfang, Chongqing and Shandong.
Keynote addresses on “Green Printing and Food Packaging”; “Sandvik’s Innovative Die-Cutting Solutions: The Intelligent Knife” and “Domino Solutions for Drug Monitoring Code Printing Factories” also were delivered onsite.
In addition, the show garnered a lot of support from associations, including the Australian Packaging Association, Association for Suppliers of Printing Publishing and Converting Technologies (U.S.), North India Printers' Association, Vietnam Packaging Association and Beijing Printing Association.