Canadian Packaging

Packaging Events Calendar

Conferences, seminars, trade shows, training and more for companies involved in the packaging industry.

May 25, 2017
by Canadian Packaging Staff


May 23-26
Melbourne, Australia: PacPrint 2017, a comprehensive and relevant business-to-business event serving the evolving needs of the printing, sign and graphic communications industry, at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre. More information at

May 24-26
Toronto: CPES2017, printable, flexible & wearable electronics symposium by the Canadian Printable Electronics Industry Association. At Centennial College. To register, go to:

June 7-9
Berlin: Finat 2017, the European label forum at the Hilton Gendarmenmarkt Berlin. More information at

June 11-13
Ottawa: Ontario Dairy Council Annual Convention, annual Ontario dairy processing industry get-together at the Fairmont Chateau Laurier. For more information, click HERE.

June 13
Cologne, Germany: Petfood Forum 2017, pet food manufacturing-focused industry knowledge for European professionals at the Koelnmesse Exhibition Centre. For more information, click HERE.

June 13-15
New York City: HBA Global Expo, for health and beauty packaging innovation at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. By UBM Live—HBA Global Expo. For more information, click HERE.

June 13-15
Jalisco, Mexico: EXPO PACK Guadalajara. By the PMMI. Show information at 703-243-8555 and

June 14-17
Bangkok, Thailand: Propak Asia 2017, processing and packaging event at BITEC. By Bangkok Exhibition Services Ltd. More information at

June 19-20
Amsterdam, Netherlands:  Packaged! The 6th Global Summit featuring latest innovations, technologies, designs and bands at the forefront of the packaging industry, at the Okura Hotel. By the Mark Allen Group. More information available at

June 19-22
Las Vegas: GS1 Connect 2017, event for supply chain partners to connect at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. By GS1 US. More information at

June 21-24
Taipei, Taiwan: Taipei Pack 2017, international industry packaging show at the Taipei World Trade Center, Nangang Exhibition Hall. By the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA), and Chinese Taipei Packaging Association. Moe information at

June 25-27
New York City: Summer Fancy Food Show 2017 – discover new products from specialty food professionals at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. By the Specialty Food Assn., Inc. More information at

June 25-28
Las Vegas: IFT Annual Meeting & Food Expo 2017 for the innovation and the science of food at the Sands Expo. By the Institute of Food Technologists. More information at

June 28-30
Tokyo: in-Pharma Japan 2017, international pharmaceutical ingredients expo and conference at Tokyo Big Sight. By Reed Exhibitions Japan Ltd. More information at

July 9-11
Las Vegas: Cosmoprof North America, a B2B beauty trade show exhibiting revolutionary technologies and programs at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center. Organized by the Professional Beauty Association. More information available at

July 12-14
Shanghai, China: ProPak China 2017, China’s premier trade exhibition for processing and packaging technology at SNIEC Pudong Shanghai. By Allworld Exhibitions. More information at

August 1-3
Karachi, Pakistan: 14th International Exhibition of Food & Beverage Processing Packaging Technologies at Expo Center Karachi. More information at

August 1-3
Karachi, Pakistan: 15th Edition of the International Plastic & Packaging Industry Trade Fair at Expo Center Karachi. More information at

September 6-7
New York: Packaging of Perfume Cosmetics & Design 2017, dedicated event for the aerosol, dispensing, perfume and cosmetic packaging industry at The Altman Building & Metropolitan Pavilion. By Easyfairs UK & Global. More information at

September 11-15
Munich, Germany: drinktec 2017, every four years, a global leading trade show for the beverage and liquid food industry at Messe München. For more information, visit

September 13-14
London, UK: Luxury Packaging 2017, event showcases prestige and bespoke packaging for all industries from perfume, cosmetics, food & beverage, and more, at the Olympia. With the Packaging Innovations 2017 trade show. By Easyfairs UK & Global. More information at

September 13-14
London, UK: Packaging Innovations 2017, event focus on branded and inspirational packaging, and dedicated zones, the event will bring together a captive audience of brands and retailers, with suppliers taking charge in innovative packaging, at the Olympia. Co-located with Luxury Packaging 2017  trade show. By Easyfairs UK & Global. More information at

September 14-17
Toronto: CHFA East 2017, conference and trade show where retailers source the latest products and discover future trends in the natural health industry, at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, South Building. By the Canadian Health Food Association. More information at

September 19-20
New York City: MakeUp in New York, international beauty products exhibition by Bauteam US Inc. To register, go to:

September 19-22
Chicago: InterBev 2017, beverage process trade show at McCormick Place. By the American Beverage Association. More information at

September 19-22
Chicago: Process Expo 2017, trade how for food technology and food and beverage processing equipment and acadameia  at the McCormick Place. By the FSPA (Food Processing Suppliers Association). More information at

September 20-21
Matosinhos, Portugal: Empack + Transport & Logistics Porto 2017, showcasing multimodal transport, logistics services and packaging technology at Exponor – Feira Internacional do Porto. By Easyfairs UK & Global. More information at

September 20-23
Bangkok, Thailand: PackPrint International 2017, sixth international packaging and printing exhibition for Asia. At BITEC. By the Messe Düsseldorf Asia. More information at

September 20-22
Mexico City: IX Latin America Areosol Congress/Exhibition Mexico 2017, an international event for manufacturers and suppliers of aerosols at the Mexico City World Trade Center. More information at

September 25-28
Brussels, Belgium: Labelexpo Europe 2017, the largest label event in the world at Brussels Expo. For more information, visit

September 26-28
Birmingham, UK: PPMA 2017 trade show for processing and packaging machinery at the NEC Birmingham. By Reed Exhibitions Ltd. More information at

September 25-27
Las Vegas: PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2017 for innovative packaging equipment and materials at the Las Vegas Convention Center. By PMMI. More information at

September 25-27
Las Vegas: Healthcare Packaging EXPO 2017 for innovative healthcare packaging equipment and technologies at the Las Vegas Convention Center. By PMMI. More information at

October 7-11
Cologne, Germany: Anuga 2017, leading global food fair for the retail trade and the foodservice and catering market, at the Koelnmesse. By the Koelnmesse GmbH. More information at

October 12-15
Tehran, Iran: pacprocess Tehran 2017, new trade show for companies in packaging sector and related process industries, at Shahr-e-Aftab (Exhibiran International). By the BRP. More information at

October 31 – Nov. 3
Birmingham, U.K.: IPEX 2017, global printing technologies expo by Informa Exhibitions. At NEC Birmingham. To register, go to:

November 7-10
Shanghai, China: Shanghai World of Packaging (SWOP), packaging technologies exhibition by Messe Düsseldorf. At Shanghai New International Exhibition Center. In Canada, contact Messe Düsseldorf (Canada) at 416-598-1524; or go to:

November 15-16
Houston, Texas: Automation Fair 2017 event organized by Rockwell Automation presenting industry forums, hands-on labs and technical sessions, at the Georgia World Congress Center.  More information at

December 18-21
Mumbai, India: PAMEX 2017, international printing and allied machinery industries show at the Bombay Exhibition Center. For more information, visit

December 5-8
Shanghai: Labelexpo China 2017 (formerly Labelexpo Asia Shanghai), the largest label and package printing event in the region. At the Shanghai New International Expo Centre. More information, visit


May 10-12
Bangkok: Labelexpo Southeast Asia 2018, launch of new Labelexpo trade show for label and package printing converters/printers, brand owners, designers and industry suppliers for the Asian and Oceanic markets. At BITEC. More information at

May 29 – June 1
Milan, Italy: Meat Tech 2018, trade fair specializing in innovative technology and solutions for meat processing, packaging and distribution. At the Fiera Milano. More information at

September 25-27
Chicago: Labelexpo Americas 2018, the largest event for the label and package printing industry in the Americas. At the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center. More information at


May 3-4
Montreal: CHFA Québec 2019, event dedicated to natural health retailers and health practitioners, Palais des congrès de Montréal. By the Canadian Health Food Association. More information at

September 24-27
Brussels, Belgium: Labelexpo Europe 2019, the world’s largest event for the label and package printing industry at the Brussels Expo. By the Tarsus Group. Information to be available at


June 16-26
Düsseldorf, Germany: drupa 2020, a global-leading trade show for print and cross-media solution held every four years at Messe Düsseldorf. More information at


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