A new one-day conference on the packaging opportunities and challenges for the spirits sector has been launched by Packaging News.

The Spirits Summit will take place in Edinburgh, the heart of the whisky industry, on 24 November 2016, and will feature speakers from industry-leading spirits brand owners including Diageo, The Edrington Group, Glenmorangie and more.

The Spirits Summit will cover a range of topics of key relevance to packaging developers, designers and manufacturers in the booming spirits sector.

Topics to be covered will include: strategies for branding, the shift towards luxury across the industry, the emergence of the craft distillery market, environmental issues, logistics challenges and the opportunities of tech for the spirits packaging sector.

There will also be presentations from leading packaging suppliers on the latest developments in the market, including event partner Stolzle Glass Group and sponsors API Foils, BillerudKorsnas, Fedrigoni, O-I and Savaglass.

Josh Brooks, Packaging News publisher, said: “The spirits packaging market is one of the most dynamic and exciting sectors of the packaging industry and we’re delighted to be expanding our Packaging News Live brand to cover this sector.

“We are extremely proud of our speaker line-up so far and I am sure they will offer huge inspiration to the audience.”

More details on the event are available at www.packagingnewslive.com/spiritssummit

Source: http://www.packagingnews.co.uk/

Published Date: Thursday, AUGUST 11, 2016