SinoCorrugated South, SinoFoldingCarton, SinoFlexoGraphy and China Packaging Container Expo four magnificent expos in one, covering the entire packaging industry chain, held at GD Modern International Exhibition Center inHoujie, Dongguan, came to a successful close on April 16. The trade show, organized by Reed Exhibitions, spanned 67,000 sqm and convened over 700 local and international exhibitors of equipment and consumables. An additional 200 suppliers of packaging containers and consumables, as well asnumerous designers were onsite, showcasing over 1,400 pieces of corrugated, folding carton, flexo printing and paper packaging manufacturing equipment and over 1,000 consumables. The exhibition site buzzed with the energy of thousands of visitors - 33,539 in total. Participants in the eventwere impressed by the top brands on show and high returns delivered by the event.
4-in-1 Mega Expo Drives ‘One-Stop’ Commerce
AtSinoCorrugated South, SinoFoldingCarton, SinoFlexoGraphy and China Packaging Container Expo, cutting edge corrugated / folding carton manufacturing equipment, technologies and consumables were on show, together withflexo printing equipment, packaging container products, consumables and new packaging designs.
The exhibition convened top local and international suppliers, showcasing advanced equipment and technologies along every link of the packaging industry chain. Onsite, visitors were able to learn about equipment optimization and how to improve product structure.
The exhibition was supported by local and international associations, as the organizers, Reed Exhibitions, leveraged links they had forgedwith industry stakeholders around the worldby participating in activities hosted by international trade associations.
Multiple Complementary Activities Add Diversity to Onsite Offerings
In addition to numerous cutting-edge technologies and equipment, Reed also designed a value-enhancingcollection of onsite activities to help visitors gather more market information and learn about the packaging industry’semerging trends.
Exhibition Draws All-Round Praise for Excellence
The mega expo drew widespread praise from media and exhibitors, thanks to the heavy flow of visitor foot traffic streaming among the booths. The staff from Xiamen Carton Packaging Technology & Service Co., Ltd. were impressed by the fact that their booth of 9 sqmattracted so many visitors – a sure indication of the value of exhibition space at the show. The Shengding Group booth was also a hive of activity, with the company’s staff workingparticularly energetically to improve awareness ofthe Group. Xiangxu Machinery placed numerous orders with local and international visitors onsite.
Over 430 International TAP Participants Find Business Matches Onsite
The Targeted Attendee Program (TAP) was developed in the four months preceding the exhibition and based on tens of thousands of email communications. Over 16 multilingual Reed staff screenedthe data of 3,000+ high quality buyers, across more than 53 countries and regions. By closely investigating buyers' needs, Reed Exhibitions, created a TAPthat brought together purchasing decision makers, specifies and influential industry peers. Reed provided matchmaking services for exhibitors and buyers to come face-to-face before, as well as during, the show. Onsite, over 430 international visitors were successfully matched with exhibitors, bringing new business prospects for participants to enhance their return on investment.
SinoCorrugated South, SinoFoldingCarton, SinoFlexoGraphy and China Packaging Container Expo drew high praise from both exhibitors and visitors, laying a firm foundation for successful return events next year at the Shanghai New International Expo Center, from April 11-14, 2017. Reed Exhibitions is confident that the event will maintain its international profile and attract more local and international participants to this high-value combined packaging industry event.