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PMMI Announces Laura Thompson as Vice President, Trade Shows

Laura Thompson has been promoted to Vice President, Trade Shows at PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, owner and producer of the PACK EXPO portfolio of trade shows. Thompson previously served as Senior Director, Expositions.

A true “rising through the ranks” success story, Thompson…

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The Institute of Packaging Professionals Announces a New Strategic Alliance with PMMI

The Institute of Packaging Professionals (IoPP) today announces a new strategic partnership with PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies.  This alliance will allow IoPP to provide additional value to its members and expand its reach by engaging new members.  IoPP maintains its vital…

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The PMMI Foundation Partners with Nuts, Bolts & Thingamajigs to Support Summer Manufacturing Camps

The PMMI Foundation is pleased to support twenty total summer manufacturing camps in 2020 and 2021 with a $100,000 grant to Nuts, Bolts & Thingamajigs® (NBT), the Foundation of the Fabricators & Manufacturers Association, Int’l. (FMA). In an effort to narrow the growing skills gap, the PMMI Foundation and…

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New Tool Provides Safe Remote Equipment Diagnostics and Assistance

Convened by PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, the OpX Leadership Network’s new Remote Equipment Access: Options Analysis tool provides a common understanding of the industry methodologies for remotely accessing equipment installed in manufacturing facilities.

Based on the…

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PMMI Membership Continues Unprecedented Growth

PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies’ membership continues its sustained growth, welcoming 47 new members this Fall, bringing active membership to 879.

“We continue to find new ways to add value to our members’ business by keeping them in step with industry advances and helping them…

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PMMI Announces Inaugural On the Rise Award Winners

PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, is pleased to announce the winners of its new On the Rise Awards. Developed by PMMI’s Emerging Leaders Committee, the annual awards recognize 10 young professionals who have demonstrated leadership potential in packaging and processing.

The winners of…

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Cold Pressure Council Announces New Trade Partners Membership Category

The Cold Pressure Council, in support of growing High Pressure Processing (HPP) solutions, announces its newest membership category for trade partners. The Trade Partners membership is for retailers and food service companies that sell brand products utilizing HPP to consumers.

With a growing membership of over 30…

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Increased Investment in Automation Benefits Consumer Packaged Goods Companies

PMMI—The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies—released its findings on automation’s impact on consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies. The organization’s new survey “Automation in CPG Companies” finds that as automation increases in importance and usability in the manufacturing sector, collaborative…

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PMMI Matches Nordson Donation to Fight Breast Cancer

PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies matched the funds raised by Nordson at PACK EXPO International and co-located Healthcare Packaging EXPO 2018 for their Nordson IMPACT charitable donation to the Breast Cancer Research Fund (BCRF).

PMMI matched Nordson’s $5,000 donation for a…

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New Assessment Tools Ensure A Commitment to Worker Safety Culture

PMMI’s OpX Leadership Network Guidelines Help CPGs and OEMs Mitigate Conditional Risks  

Convened by PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, the OpX Leadership Network’s new Worker Safety Readiness for the CPG Industry assessment tools and leadership guidelines ensure a worker…