Canadian Packaging

Packaging Events Calendar

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

June 25, 2018
by Canadian Packaging Staff


Nov. 14-15
Montreal: PACKEX Montreal 2018, under the name of Advanced Design & Manufacturing Expo 2018 (ADM), the biennial Canadian national packaging, food process, material handling & logistics show featuring packaging technologies, equipment & resources, at the Palais des Congrès de Montréal. Held concurrently with ATX 2018, Design & Manufacturing 2018, Expoplast Canada 2018 trade shows. Sponsored by UBM Canon. More information at

Nov. 16-18
Gatineau, Quebec: Congrès annuel de l’Association des détaillants en alimentation du Québec, annual conference to meet, share and do business with retailers, wholesalers, suppliers and food industry partners. By the Quebec Food Retailers Association, representing food retailers in Quebec. At the Hilton Lac-Leamy. More information at

Nov. 26-29
Paris, France: Emballage 2018, international trade show for packaging, processing, printing and handling, at the Paris-Nord Villepinte. By Comexposium. More information available HERE.

Nov. 29 – December 1
Worli, India: 6th World Tea & Coffee Expo, trade show for innovations in tea, coffee and allied sectors. At the Nehru Centre, Worli. More information at


Jan. 12-13
Vancouver: Gluten-Free Expo Vancouver, Canada’s largest gluten public free event, sample, shop and save on hundreds of gluten-free products while learning from leading experts. At the Vancouver Convention Centre. More information at

Feb. 12-14
Atlanta, Georgia: The International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE) 2019, a collaboration of three shows: International Feed Expo, International Meat Expo and the International Poultry Expo, representing the entire chain of protein production and processing. The event is sponsored by the American Feed Industry Association (AFIA), North American Meat Institute (NAMI) and U.S. Poultry & Egg Association (USPOULTRY). For more information about the IPPE, visit

Feb.: dates TBD
Yarmouth, Nova Scotia: Eastern Canadian Fisheries Expo 2019, brings together key buyers from across the region, featuring expo showcasing onboard & onshore fishing and harvesting equipment, fish processing and transportation, vessel design and construction and more, at the Yarmouth Mariners Centre. By Master Promotions Ltd. More information available (and forthcoming) at

Mar. 26-28
Chicago: ProFood Tech 2019, bringing together food and beverage professionals, the biennial show offers the latest trends and technologies in food processing, at McCormick Place. Produced in partnership by PMMI, Koelnmesse, and the International Dairy Foods Association. More information at

Apr. 24-25
Toronto: 2020 Vision, a table top trade show and conference organized by the Canadian Corrugated and Containerboard Association and AICC Canada – The Independent Packaging Association at the Pearson Convention Center in Brampton – featuring key industry members and suppliers from across North America. 
To register as an attendee for the event, click HERE. To register as an exhibitor, click HERE.

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

Jun. 4-6
Toronto: PACKEX Toronto 2019, the biennial show is called Canada’s national packaging, food process, material handling & logistics trade show, at the Toronto Congress Centre. Held under the banner of Advanced Design & Manufacturing Expo 2019 (ADM), along with ATX 2019, Design & Manufacturing 2019, PLAST-EX 2019 and Powder & Bulk Solids 2019 trade shows. At the Palais des Congrès de Montréal. By UBM Canon. More information at

Sept. 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


May 7-13
Düsseldorf, Germany: interpack 2020, global trade fair for packaging technologies by Messe Düsseldorf GmbH. At Messe Düsseldorf fairgrounds. Contact Messe Düsseldorf (Canada) at (416) 598-1524 for information on participating as part of the Canadian Pavilion or as individual exhibitor. For more general information and registration, go to:

Jun. 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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