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Specialist plastics research consultancy AMI has released the programme for the third Plastic Closure Innovations conference, the leading international meeting point for brand owners, moulders, designers and suppliers to the plastic closure industry.

Following the success of the two previous editions, Plastic Closure Innovations 2015 takes place on 9-11 June 2015 at the Sofitel Kurfyrstendamm hotel in Berlin, Germany, and will once again provide a unique networking opportunity and forum to debate the latest developments in the fast growing plastics caps and closures industry.  

The focus for Plastic Closure Innovations 2015 is on adding value and optimising results across the entire supply chain and covers all end-use applications (including both food and non-food).  The fresh new line-up for the 2015 event provides a balanced selection of up-to-the-minute product, technology and material advancements together with critical end-user views and detailed market insight.  

Benelux mineral water producer Spadel will discuss development of a new easy-to-open closure specifically designed for water bottles, while beauty brand-owner Kao will discuss its specific requirements for closures in the hair care sector. Delegates will also gain detailed closure market insights from AMI Consulting and Euromonitor International.   

Leading closure innovators and manufacturers will share their expertise at Plastic Closure Innovations 2015. The use of closure design to build brand loyalty will be discussed by Smooth HIP, while Vicap Systems Europe Asia will explain how innovate design can enhance closure functionality. On the manufacturing side, Nolato Cerbo will explain its “Lego approach” to lean closure development, while Global Closure Systems will discuss sustainability challenges. 

The 2015 programme also examines moulds and automation, including papers from Vasantha Tool Crafts, MMC Packaging, Roehr Tool Corporation and Sacmi Imola. A session focused on techniques to improve process efficiency includes presentations from Foboha (jointly with Arbug), Frigel Firenze and G&A Moulding Technology. And the latest material developments will be presented by Milliken & Company and Total.  

In addition to its high quality presentations, Plastic Closure Innovations 2015 also offers superb and cost-effective networking opportunities within its extensive table-top exhibition area.  

The Plastic Closure Innovations 2015 conference is sponsored by Vasantha Tool Crafts, Borealis, SABIC and Inglass HRSflow.

Plastic Closure Innovations will take place 9-11 June 2015, Sofitel Kurfyrstendamm, Berlin, Germany. Early Bird offer expires 24th April 2015.For details on exhibiting or sponsoring this event, please contact Ms. Rocio Martinez, email:,  tel: +44 117 314 8111.