Visitors to the stand were well up on last year. Business expectations are very high.
We greeted old, existing and new customers. There was a great deal of interest in rPETeCO and Hydrozorb H-PET both Starpack and Worldstar winners. This year H-PET, developed by Holfeld Plastics part of Waddington Europe, is being presented with a top sustainable award at the Worldstar Awards in Budapest, Hungary - it's the premier award in the packaging caldendar and the most acknowledged in the Industry.
Interest was highlighted at the EcoPack challenge where H-PET was presented. A large and interested audience gathered to listen to the presentation by Waddington Europe. The 'Challenge' increased interest from both protein and produce buyers.
Waddington Europe represents 4 companies all with diverse product ranges and expertise. Par-Pak is renowned for its bakery and confectionery packaging, Holfeld Plastics for meat, poultry and produce Deltaform and Chiltern Thermoforming for bakery, dairy, convenience and a range of prepared, salad and protein packaging.
This One Stop coverage greatly facilitates buyers looking for on-demand ranges across all food markets, bespoke design competencies and technical support.