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  • 29-31 October 2019
  • Dubai World Trade Centre

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Gulfood Manufacturing

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  • 29-31 October 2019
  • Dubai World Trade Centre

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Packaging Showcase


You read in the news about Jaden Smith's visit to Gulfood earlier this year. Just Water's global success derives from its packaging, developed by Tetra Pak: 82% of the bottle is plant-based, with cap and shoulder made from sugarcane, resulting in a 74% reduction in carbon emissions.

Manufacturers over the world are looking for more sustainable and efficient packaging solutions. Material and design innovations are reshaping this category, and for the first time at Gulfood Manufacturing, you will be able to explore a showcase of the latest innovations in FMCG packaging:

  • Spoilage sensors
  • Smart caps
  • Customised packaging
  • Hologram technology
  • Virtual reality  
  • Personalised packaging
  • and more

Related Article:

Innovation in packaging drives industry efforts to reduce waste

Plastic, as a material, has revolutionized the way we package food, distribute it and safely consume it. It is estimated that packaging accounts for more than a quarter of plastic worldwide, increasing the shelf life of many products and making food shopping more convenient for billions. However, the world is waking up to the long-lasting impact that inappropriate management of plastic packaging is having on our environment, especially in our oceans. 

Read the article at United Nations Environment

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US$ billions

in business potential