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


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. 24-26

Toronto: 2019 RC show, Canada’s largest foodservice & hospitality event by Restaurants Canada. At the Enercare Centre. To register, go to:

Feb. 27-28

Birmingham, England: Packaging Innovations, Empack and Label & Print, by Easyfairs. All at the National Exhibiton Centre. To register, go to:

Feb. 27-28

Los Angeles: Luxe Pack Los Angeles, luxury products packaging exhibition. At Barker Hangar, Santa Monica. To register, go to:

Feb. 27-28

Rotterdam, The Netherlands: European Food & Beverage Plastic Packaging, conference and exhibition by ACI (Europe). To register, go to:

Feb. 28 – Mar 2.

Bangalore, India: drink technology India, beverage, dairy and liquid food industries trade show by Messe Munchen GmbH. To register, go to:

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. 17-19

Boston, Ma.: Seafood Expo North America, jointly with Seafood Processing North America. Both at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center. To register, go to:

Mar. 19-21

Munich, Germany: LOPEC, international exhibition and conference for the printed electronics industry by Messe Munchen GmbH. At International Congress Center Munich. To register, go to:

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

Mar. 26-28

Melbourne, Australia: AUSPACK 2019, international packaging and processing technologies show by the Australian Packaging and Process Machinery Association Limited (APPMA). At Melbourne Convention and Exhibiton Centre. To register, go to:

Mar. 27-28

Atlanta, Ga.: International Pack 2019, industrial, transit and protective packaging exhibiton by Easyfairs. At Cobb Galeria Center. To register, go to:

Apr. 1-2

Amsterdam, The Netherlands: AWA Internatipnal Sleeve Label Conference & Exhibition 2019, by Alexander Watson Associates (AWA). At Hotel Novotel Amsterdam City. To register, go to:

Apr. 8-11

Chicago: Automate 2019, industrial automation technologies exhibiton by the Association for Advancing Automation (A3). Concurrently with the ProMat 2019 chain equipment and technologies exhibition by MHI. Both at McCormick Place. To register, go to:,

Apr. 30 – May 2

Toronto: SIAL Canada, North America’s food innovation trade show by Expo Canada France. Jointly with the SET Canada food equipment and machinery exhibition. Both at Enercare Centre. To register, go to:

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

Jun. 13-14

Amsterdam, Holland: Sustainable Foods Summit, international sustainability conference by Ecovia Intelligence. To register, go to:

Sept. 4-6

Johannesburg, South Africa: Food & Drink Technology Africa, regional trade fair for the food, beverage and packaging industries by Messe Munchen GmbH. At Gallagher Convention Centre. To register, go to:

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

Oct. 5-9

Cologne, Germany: Anuga 2019, international food and beverage industries exhibition by Koelnmesse. At Koelnmesse fairgrounds. To register, go to:


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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