The 2019 event is set to gather industry professionals from around the world in Paris, January 30 and 31, 2019 in Porte de Versailles.
Organisers suggest it will attract over 7000 visitors and 500 exhibitors, among them 30% international visitors from nearly 75 different countries. Full details of the event are available here.
A key feature of the show, the packaging awards aim to highlight innovation in cosmetics, aerosols and distribution systems placed on the market between the 1st January and the 31st December 2018.
These are recognised across various categories: personal care, hair, make-up, beauty, perfume, limited editions and sustainable development in the case of the PCD Award; and personal care, household products, pharmaceutical, veterinary and food products, industrial and technical applications in the case of the ADF Awards.
The deadline for entries is 7 November 2018.
ADF&PCD: Show highlights
Highlights of the upcoming edition as picked out by the show’s organisers include:
A prestigious program of conferences with the best experts and players of the industry, eager to share their advice during talks and round tables.
Events at the heart of the show will also allow the exploration of new technologies thanks to the Accelerator area dedicated to start-ups, and the Innovation & Technology Theater
An exhibitors path dedicated to Made In France creations and the promotion of eco-responsible solutions,
The area dedicated to the Pentawards,
The two traditional ADF and PCD awards ceremony
The amplified reception of delegations among the main international buyers in the market will foster exchanges and networking between the various decision-makers.