The innovation event for leaders and industrial SMEs seeking the latest solutions in packaging and intralogistics will bring together more than 7,000 professionals from February 12 to 14 in Barcelona
E-commerce will double its turnover annually over the next four years. A fact that represents a new challenge for the packaging and intralogistics industry, which must adapt to the moment of constant change in which we currently live. The fourth industrial revolution has caused both sectors to face new challenges for the coming years, such as digital transformation and sustainability. Given this situation, Pick & Pack is configured as the innovation event for both professionals and companies to exchange experiences, products and knowledge about these challenges in order to transform the sector and its businesses.
From February 12 to 14, Barcelona will bring together more than 7,000 professionals from industries such as food and beverages, cosmetics and beauty, retail, chemistry and pharmacy, Non Food, automotive, electronics, industrial goods and logistics services interested in learning about the latest innovations and trends in packaging and intralogistics. “We are in a moment of change that makes companies have to adapt their production processes to welcome digitalization, automation and new, more sustainable and ecological materials with open arms,” says Marina Uceda, Pick & Pack Event Manager.
With the aim of bringing digitalization closer to all companies and facilitating technology transfer to industry, Pick & Pack will host the National Packaging Congress 4.0 and the European Intralogistics Summit 2020, two congresses in which, for three days and in parallel, they will sit the foundations and future challenges of the sector with more than 180 international experts.
Amaya Prat, director of R&D of Grup Ametller Origen, Patricia Navarro, technician of industrialization of new developments of ITENE packaging, Ricardo Ribes, COO of Ulabox, or Eva Fité, Business Development Manager of Eurecat, are some of the speakers who will participate in the National Packaging Congress 4.0. A congress that will address some of the main challenges and trends in packaging such as eco-design, Smart Printing or connected and intelligent packaging, among many others. Always without forgetting sustainability as a fundamental premise in the sector. “The eco trend has ceased to be a fad, to become a mandatory responsibility for any organization because of the growing consumer demand. Therefore, companies in the packaging sector are adapting their industry to offer the market safe, healthy, recyclable and reusable containers that also maintain their creative and design character, ”adds Uceda.
Two high quality congresses with international experts join an exhibition area where more than 200 firms such as Control Pack, Enplater, J2 Servid, Jungheinrich, Kuka, Murrelektronik, NC Solutions, Clover Group, United Barcode Systems and Viastore will present their Innovation success cases applied to different industries. All this, together with different networking activities to find partners and create alliances, make Pick & Pack an essential master for all those managers and production managers who want to learn and discover new innovative solutions to grow their businesses.