Food Packaging Seminar – Package your Way to New Markets


You are invited to a Food Packaging Seminar (Package your Way to New Markets), hosted by Teagasc, Ashtown, Dublin 15 and co-branded by Enterprise Ireland, Teagasc and Bord Bia. We hope you will be able to join us at this seminar.

The seminar aims to assist you in the use of packaging to:

  • Grow exports
  • Develop new markets or products
  • Exploit their brand effectively



9.00 Opening Remarks & Introduction.
Chair: John Curran, Musgrave’s.

9.20 Packaging – an effective way to develop your brand. Pat Kinsley, Neworld Associates (one of Ireland’s leading brand building consultancies).

10.15 Regulatory up-date: labelling and food contact materials. Ita White, Teagasc.

10.45-11.00am COFFEE

11.15 Case Study: Innovation and added value through packaging. (TBC).

12.00 Global Market trends and technical innovations. Jonathan Fowle, Pira International (one of the world’s leading authority on packaging supply chain)

12.45 Questions & Answers.

1.00-1.45pm LUNCH

1.45 Opening Remarks
Chair: Jennifer Melia, Enterprise Ireland.

2.00 The Retail perspective. John Curran, Musgrave’s.

2.30 State supports for packaging. Tom Collins (Bord Bia)
Eimear Daly (Enterprise Ireland)

2.45 Packaging strategy for your company. Colm Munnelly, Repak.

3.15 RECAP & Closing remarks. Feedback Questionnaires. John Curran.
Eimear Daly (Enterprise Ireland).

An opportunity to speak with packaging testers, 3rd level researchers and representatives from Bord Bia, EI, Teagasc, Institute of Packaging and Repak. Posters, Demonstrations and Stands.

4.00pm CLOSE

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