The Global Packaged Summit is now a virtual event!

We know that although demand for physical events is high, many companies and countries have travel restrictions in place and may continue to do so for some time. 

So we will be running The Global Packaged Summit as a virtual event. All content, exhibitor booths and networking sessions will be available live on our cutting edge virtual platform to all registered attendees. 

Please email us for more information or if you have any questions at all.
Welcome to the 10th Global Packaged Summit!

The Global Packaged Summit attracts cross-sector packaging experts from around the world, bringing a broad range of expertise, experience and case studies all in one place - providing you with inspiration and innovation from across the packaging world!

This year will focus on: 

  • Discovering the latest in global packaging solutions and technologies 
  • Enhancing your understanding of global branding and marketing trends 
  • Incorporating sustainability and circular economy into packaging processes without impacting the bottom line 
  • Expanding your business portfolio through utilising networking opportunities 
  • Distinguishing your packaging in a competitive and dynamic market

If you're interested in speaking at the 2021 event, find out more here.

In the Press

Keep up with the latest summit news here...


Recycling of steel packaging in Europe has hit a new all-time high of 84%, according to figures issued by APEAL, the Association of European Producers of Steel for Packaging. It is an increase of 1,5% and is the ninth consecutive year in which the overall recycling rate has risen.

Enhance package recyclability with new UPM Raflatac RW85C wash-off solutions

When packages come and go, label choice matters. A truly closed loop solution is here with new and improved UPM Raflatac RW85C wash-off label materials for PET containers, now available in the Americas. Market. Part of the UPM Raflatac SmartCircle tm sustainable product range, products with RW85C adhesive offer best in class wash-off technology.

Great discussions with engaged and knowledgeable peers, I left with new insights.

Head of Brand & Portfolio, Fazer Bakery Sweden

The Summit brought together some great speakers, giving several angles on the topics that are currently challenging packagers, brands and retailers. Having both the wider trend picture and also technical expertise on specific solutions really helped to focus the event onto some insightful sessions

Global Packaging Insights Director, Mintel

The range of speakers was excellent and the talks exceptionally well presented. It was a very valuable opportunity to meet up and network with both old and new contacts which is always important. It also enables me to visit Amsterdam which is one of my favourite cities!

Senior Lecturer, Newcastle University


Download the 2021 Brochure!