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ProPak Vietnam 2015 Scale-Up in its 10-Year Anniversary

ProPak Vietnam, now in its 10th edition, has drawn strong attention from the key industry players in the world over the years. Now bigger in scale, the show offers an even greater experience for the industry.

Ho Chi Minh City, 3rd February 2015 – The 10th edition of ProPak Vietnam will return from March 31st to April 2nd 2015 at Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre with a bigger exhibition size and more programs to offer a better experience for the industry.

Bigger in Exhibition Scale for More Technology Showcases
In the latest update, a total of 210 companies from 18 countries have confirmed their presence in this premier event. ProPak Vietnam 2015 will also host at least 8 international groups who are leaders in processing and packaging industry: Germany, Korea (2 groups), Italy, Japan, Taiwan, Thailand and Singapore. Germany, Korea, Italy,Taiwan, Thailand and Singapore are returning groups from ProPak Vietnam 2014.

Mr. Udo Wiemann, Project Manager of the Germany Country Group Pavilion says: “As Vietnam with its fast growing economy is also one of the key markets, there is a big potential for our companies in joining ProPak Vietnam. With our return in this year’s edition, we believe that our participation can build more awareness for our participating companies as well as create opportunities to strengthen business relationships with local partners.”

Along the same position, Mr. Masahiro Abe, Deputy Secretary-General from Japan Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Association – the organiser of Japan Country Group Pavilion adds: “This year is the fifth time we are exhibiting at ProPak Vietnam. We strongly believe that this event is a valuable and trustful channel for us to reach our customers.”

Many international and local players in processing and packaging such as Rieckermann, JEXTIC, VMS, Ishida, Song Song, Mekong, WEBCONTROL, etc will participate in this premier event which promises to draw strong attention and support from the food, drink and pharmaceutical industries. Some highlighted technologies and solutions at ProPak Vietnam 2015 are Dry & Processed Food, Fresh & Frozen Food and Non-Food solutions from Ishida Co.Ltd; Frequency Converters from BOSCH REXROTH; Marking and Coding Solutions from VIDEOJET Co.Ltd, and many more state-of-the-art technologies, products and services. TRANSICOMCo.Ltd will also launch their latest technology: Paper Cup Forming Machine at ProPak Vietnam 2015. Not to be outdone, VMS Co.Ltd will introduce their Coding & Marking Machines – their new technology for the Vietnam market.

Qualified Seminars for the Full Experience
Addressing the current burning issues in Vietnam - Food Safety, Green Packaging and Eco Manufacturing will be the main focus of seminars at ProPak Vietnam 2015. With the support from leading organisations in Vietnam and the region, the seminar series is considered as one of the recommended-to-join activities for all of the visitors and the exhibitors of the show.

Vietnam Association of Food Science and Technology (VAFoST) will organise the “Processing Technologies for Nutrition and Food Safety” Seminar on April 1st with the participation of many high-profile speakers. Lean Six Sigma Network also brings to ProPak Vietnam 2015 an “International Standardization leads to updating & improvement in the Food Safety Management System: ISO 22.000:2005” seminar on April 2nd.

For the first time ever, with the support from Association of Small and Medium Enterprises (ASME) from Singapore – the organiser of Singapore Country Group Pavilion together with the International Enterprises Singapore, the Packaging Council of Singapore (PCS), Singapore Manufacturing Federation (SMF) and Singapore Business Group (SBG) in Ho Chi Minh City will bring to the show the “Green Packaging and Eco Manufacturing in Vietnam 2015” seminar.

Mr.Teri Teo, Winringo (S) Pte Ltd, the key member of Singapore Country Group Pavilion and also the one who is in-charge for the seminar says: “Some of the members in Packaging Council of Singapore (PCS) had been awarded in the WorldStar Packaging 2015. We hope to give our members a platform to showcase the WorldStar Packaging 2015 and having seminar and conference on top of Singapore Pavilion at ProPak Vietnam 2015 will be perfect idea. We hope to share our latest technology and our experience with the industry in Vietnam and the areas as well as getting the ripped contribution from the delegations.”
2015 is expected to mark the growth of the show in scale and the quality, to be the most successful year of ProPak Vietnam in being the trusted platform for processing and packaging industry in Vietnam and the area.

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Additional Information:
•  ProPak Vietnam 2015 at a glance

- Date: 31 March – 2 April, 2015 (Tues - Thurs)
- Venue: Saigon Exhibition & Convention Center (SECC)
- Address: 799 Nguyen Van Linh Parkway, Tan Phu Ward, District 7, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
- Opening Hours: 09:00 hrs – 17:00 hrs
- Admission: Business and trade professionals only

•  About ProPak Vietnam
ProPak Vietnam is Vietnam’s premier food, drink and pharmaceutical packaging, sourcing and networking trade event for the packaging industry. Since its first edition in 2003, the event is now in its 11th showing, and its 10th showing in Ho Chi Minh City. The exhibition offers industry professionals in Vietnam an industry marketplace with high quality equipment, services and solutions currently available in the global marketplace. ProPak Vietnam is project managed by the Representative Office in Vietnam of Singapore Exhibition Services Pte. Ltd. with VCCI Exhibition Service Co Ltd. as the local organiser. For more information about the events, please visit: 
www.propakvietnam.com

Media contacts 
Nathalie Ngo
Public Relation & Conference Executive
Singapore Exhibition Services, Vietnam Representative Office
Tel: (+84) 8 3930 7618 (Ext: 107)
Email: 
nathaliengo@vietallworld.com

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