According to the survey conducted by logistics industry professionals, 47.5% of damaged goods are due to improper packing. Logistics packaging refers to the application of specific technologies to make use of containers, materials, auxiliary equipment to encapsulate the products collectively with objectives of protecting the products during the transporting, and facilitating storage, distribution and sales promotion. In order to facilitate the overall logistics process, including storage, handling, stacking, shipping, receiving and sales, goods are required to be protected in the professional form of packaging.
The rapid growth of e-commerce sales will be the main driving force of the leap of logistics packaging. Environmental concerns will favour air pillows and paper fill products for goods delivered directly to consumers. A recent study conducted by The Freedonia Group showed that the demand for logistics packaging in Americas rises 6-7% annually since 2009, the growth is mostly contributed by the fast recovery from the economic downturn, and they have a very positive forecast to the next 5-year development of logistics packaging industry. China is one of the global leaders in logistics packaging. Her sales revenue of logistics packaging in 2015 has grown for more than 38% compared to 2014’s, illustrating the booming demand for Chinese logistics packaging market.
New Exhibit Zone for Logistics Packaging at Sino-Pack/PACKINNO
Facing the fierce competition, sluggish economy and rising production cost, enterprises are urged to enhance their production effectiveness and productivity. To address the market needs, The 24th China International Exhibition on Packaging Machinery & Materials (Sino-Pack 2017) will set up a new zone on “Logistics Packaging” to provide buyers with a comprehensive showcase for packaging applications and solutions. China (Guangzhou) International Exhibition on Packaging Products (PACKINNO 2017) will also introduce the “Logistics Packaging Materials Zone” to display popular, innovative and functional packaging products such as cartons, stretch film, inflatable bags, etc., whereas retaining the traditional paper and plastic packaging products for food and cosmetic industries.
Showcase of World-class Logistics Packaging Technology
There are three main functions of logistics packaging, including prevention from damages, logistics environment and climate stresses. Effective logistics packaging can prevent not only damages and losses during transport, but also burglary. For logistics environment: during the transportation process of freights, vibration, impact, puncture, crush are easily happened, which will be resulted in damages of goods and increase of logistics cost. Furthermore, climate stresses including temperature changes, humidity and other external factors, might also lead to the deterioration of products. Good control of temperature is essential during the storage and transportation processes. Professional and effective logistics packaging can prevent the above from happening.
Dongguan Yalan packing materials co., Ltd. will showcase different stretch and protective films. The products adopt low density polyethylene as raw material. As the thickness of PE stretch film is 0.013 ~ 0.06mm, the film can be cut according to customer’s specifications. PE stretch film has good tensile strength with elongation up to 300% and it can prevent the goods from scattering or collapsing during transportation.
Hobo Century Technology Co., Ltd. will exhibit a series of column bags, refill kits, exhaust air bag, container inflatable bags, etc. AIRBAG air pole buffer packing uses buffer material formed by air pole and special combination of PE/NY. It accredited with 7th classify recycle standard and SGS material testing that no heavy metal component is contained. Its characteristics include moisture proof and environmental protection, which can be recycled and reduce the environmental impact. The product is suitable for full automation production line.
De Cheng Huan Li Bao Co., Ltd. will showcase a series of plastic pallets, card board boxes, plates, crates, containers and other logistics packaging tools. The four-way plastic pallets of Decheng can be turnover on ground and superimposed. It helps to save space, reduce logistics costs and the life of the plastic pallets is five times longer than the same type of wooden pallets. Products are applicable to general manufacturing, food processing, agriculture, automotive, beverage, cosmetic packaging and other packaging export industries.
Top-notch Industry Players Gather at the Annual Event of Packaging Industry
The show has received continuous support from industry players for more than 20 years. The organizer welcomed more than 100 delegations from the globe during the past edition. Overseas delegations from Malaysia, Korea, the Philippines, Singapore, Hong Kong, Vietnam and Thailand have also participated in the fairs. They included Thai Beverage Association, Gifts Association (Singapore), Federation of Malaysian Manufacturers and Vietnam Chamber of Commerce & Industry. A list of renowned brands and enterprises, including P&G, Coca-Cola, Anway, Wanglaoji, Jiaduobao, HaiTian, Blue Moon and Liby have joined the events as well.
For the coming edition held in 2017, Malaysia Gifts & Premium Association, Indonesia Food & Beverage Association and Federation of Malaysian Manufacturers have confirmed to visit the shows.
The 24th China International Exhibition on Packaging Machinery & Materials (Sino-Pack 2017) and China (Guangzhou) International Exhibition on Packaging Products (PACKINNO 2017) will be held during 1-3 March 2017 at Area B, China Import and Export Fair Complex, Guangzhou, PR China. Occupying an exhibiting area of 44,000 sqm, Sino-Pack 2017 and PACKINNO will welcome more than 40,000 professional visitors and 660 exhibitors from over 22 countries and regions. Visitors are recommended to pre-register at www.chinasinopack.com or www.packinno.com to enjoy additional buyers’ privileges.