Smithers Pira announces renowned packaging expert to present at Packaging Premiére, Milan

Smithers Pira, the worldwide authority on the packaging, paper and print industry supply chains, has announced that one of their leading packaging industry experts will be presenting at Packaging Première, in Milan, 28-30 May 2019.

Packaging Première is a dedicated exhibition for the luxury packaging industry, offering inspiration, innovation and creative ideas to designers and international brands looking for the best options for their high-quality products.

Stephen Harrod, Smithers Pira’s Packaging Consultant will be sharing key insights into the current and future evolution of luxury packaging within Europe. With exclusive market data from the new Smithers Pira report, The Future of Luxury Packaging to 2024

Harrod’s presentation will focus on the following topics:

Market overview for the European luxury packaging industry by material type and by end-use application
Sustainability – Meeting luxury brand owner desires for a greener package
Luxury and protection in packaging for e-commerce

Stephen Harrod, has over 17 years of experience working within the paper and packaging industry and authoring for Smithers Pira for over 13 years on a range of global packaging market reports.

To attend Packaging Premiére 2019 and to hear Stephen’s analysis of the luxury packaging  industry - register now

About Smithers Pira

Smithers Pira is the worldwide authority on the packaging, paper and print industry supply chains. Providing world-leading expertise and market intelligence, the company offers a range of testing services supported by comprehensive facilities in the UK and US.

The company’s market reports provide an independent and expert view of emerging markets, technologies and factors which will affect the packaging, paper and print industries. Each report contains a qualitative and quantitative five-year market forecast, including a comprehensive analysis of customers and providers to each market.

Smithers Pira also provides bespoke consultancy services, helping companies to solve a specific business need. Its specialist research team can assist with market sizing and forecasting, market segmentation, market entry studies, and surveys, enabling businesses to identify new profitable opportunities and niche markets, understand unmet needs, and benchmark against competitors.

About Packaging Premiére

Packaging Première is the selective exhibition dedicated to luxury packaging, offering inspiration, innovation and creative ideas to designers and international brands looking for the best options for their high-quality products requiring a suitable packaging. 

Packaging Première made its debut in Milan in May 2017 and soon deserved a distinctive positioning within the international exhibition scene. Considered as an highly visible stage for luxury fashion, accessories, cosmetics, fragrances, jewellery, watches, spirits and confectionary packaging manufacturers and as an efficient marketplace for profitable interaction with the world’s biggest luxury brands, it also aspires to be a place for learning and sharing information through conferences, round tables and debates involving key international speakers.

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Notes for Editors            

‘The Future of Luxury Packaging to 2024’ £4,750 (Attendees of Packaging Premiere gain a 10% discount off the full price ends 13 June 2019).

For press enquiries, please contact:

Julie Bostock:

Tel: +44 (0) 1372 802 035
jbostock@smithers.com