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Sleeve Label Conference agenda announced

January 27, 2012

Highlights of the event include a facility tour, supplier forum, and exhibition.

This year's International Sleeve Label Conference and Exhibition, organized by AWA Conferences and Events, will take place at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, Cincinnati, OH, USA on April 18 and 19. According to the organizers, this year's event will provide participants with a lively and informative update on a dynamic aspect of today's packaging industry. Highlights include a tour of the Verst Group Logistics facility.

The first day of the conference will open with a session on market issues, followed by the facility tour and lunch at Verst Group Logistics. The afternoon session is devoted to the subject of materials, including high-shrink films for ROSO label applications, hybrid films, advice for the value chain on using PET-G and OPS films for shrink sleeve labels, next generation roll sleeve label technology, and the challenges of shrink inks.

Day two will begin with a session on printing technologies and an examination of sleeving applications. Environmental and sustainability topics will also be addressed, and the agenda will conclude with a supplier forum and concurrent exhibition.

Platinum conference sponsors Accraply and Verst Group Logistics will sponsor a cocktail party on the first evening. The event is also supported by gold sponsors Avery Dennison, Bonset, CCL Label, Eastman, Karlville Development Group, Klöckner Pentaplast, SACMI, Schober, and Sidel.

For more information, visit www.awa-bv.com.
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