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    RosUpack and Printech to gather more than 400 exhibitors from 18 countries

    From 7 to 10 June 2022, the 26th International exhibition for the packaging industry RosUpack and the 7th International conference and exposition of equipment, technologies and supplies for print and advertising production Printech will take place at Crocus Expo.

    RosUpack and Printech are still relevant and will become unique platforms for the Russian and foreign industry representatives, who will gather to discuss pressing issues and find new equipment and materials. In 2022, Russian business, including the print and advertising industries, is changing. For this reason, Printech has transformed into a forum and exposition. The organizers of the trade shows have paid special attention to the business programme.

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    RosUpack and Printech: sales from stands, eco-friendly initiatives, and new records

    On 15-18 June 2021, at “Crocus Expo”, Moscow, the 25th Anniversary International Exhibition for the Packaging Industry RosUpack and the 6th International Exhibition of Equipment, Technologies and Supplies for Print and Advertising Production Printech took place. The events were organized by the international group of companies Hyve.

    RosUpack, the first major exhibition of the packaging industry in the world, held since the beginning of the pandemic, for the 25th anniversary, gathered representatives of Russian and foreign business on its platform. Industry professionals had a unique opportunity to get acquainted with a wide range of packaging equipment and materials from the world's largest manufacturers, as well as equipment, technologies and materials for printing production presented at Printech.

    412 exhibitors from 24 countries took part in RosUpack and Printech 2021, including 83 new companies from Russia, Turkey, India, France, Italy, and Canada. The Turkish exposition was the largest in recent years, exceeding the indicators of the pre-covid year of 2019, with 24 companies from Turkey presenting their equipment and solutions. The exhibitors of Printech 2021 listed almost all world leaders of the printing industry: Heidelberg, Canon, Epson, Konica Minolta, EUROPAPIR, Xerox, Ricoh, and other companies. Thanks to the face-to-face format, many exhibitors had the opportunity to demonstrate their equipment in action and, as a result, sell exhibition samples directly from the stands. In particular, “Forsign” sold the RUIZHOU RZ CRT 1510 flatbed cutter, which can process a variety of materials used in printing and packaging. One-sided hot laminator Mefu MF1700-C3 was purchased from “Smart-T”, the largest supplier of equipment for advertising and textile printing. In addition, according to Dmitry Gratskov, Marketing Director of “Smart-T”, the company received several hundred new contacts at the exhibition. “Konica Minolta” sold two digital roll-to-roll label printers, model AccurioLabel 230.

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    RosUpack and Printech to showcase new solutions for packaging and printing

    The 25th Anniversary International Exhibition for the Packaging Industry, RosUpack will take place in Moscow at Crocus Expo on 15-18 June 2021. Simultaneously, the 6th International Exhibition of Equipment, Technologies and Supplies for Print and Advertising Production, Printech will be held at the same venue. The events are organized by the international group of companies Hyve.

    The international exhibition RosUpack, being the largest event for the packaging industry in Russia and Eastern Europe, has been acting as a single industry platform for more than quarter of a century. At the exhibition, a wide range of packaging equipment and materials, finished packaging and labels, as well as equipment and raw materials for packaging from the world's largest manufacturers are displayed to representatives of Russian and foreign business. In 2021, the RosUpack exposition will be complemented with Printech’s digital and large-format printing equipment, technologies and materials for printing and production of advertising structures, labels, and packaging.

    In 2021, despite objective restrictions, RosUpack and Printech have retained their international status with more than 400 companies from 22 countries exhibiting. Among participating countries are Austria, Hungary, Belarus, Germany, Greece, India, Italy, Korea, Turkey, Latvia, Poland, Taiwan, Uzbekistan, Finland, France, Switzerland, and Japan. RosUpack exhibitors feature such larger companies as “Aigofro”, “Arkhangelsk PPM”, “Bizerba”, “Bobst”, “Bristol Group”, “BoomChemInvest”, “Georg Polymer”, “Gotek”, “Gofromashiny”, “Gofrotekhnologii” “ECI Packaging”, “Homag”, “Hosokawa”, “Komus packing”, “Ilim”, “Ishida”, “Magic MP”, “Markirowka Plus”, “Mitsubishi Heavy Industries”, “Omag”, “Petromash Service”, “Rusal”, “Sibur”, “Smurfit Kappa”, “Solarco”, “Solmark”, “Sonoco”, and others. More than 70 exhibitors will display their equipment at RosUpack for the first time, namely: “Clever Trading”, “Hosokawa Alpine AG”, “ZTI Metallpak”, “All Prints Technologies”, “Kama Karton”, “Levrana”, “LogoPolymer”, “Typography VK”, “Homag Russland”, “Farmintek”, “FlexoGarant”, “EcoPack”, “ELPI-Trade”, and others.

    Companies from almost all Russian regions will exhibit at RosUpack and Printech. The exhibitions have been in active cooperation with the institutions for supporting entrepreneurship of the Yaroslavl, Chelyabinsk, Astrakhan, Leningrad, and Moscow regions, as well as the city of Omsk. Annually, specialists from more than 70 regions of Russia visit RosUpack and Printech. Due to the almost full regional coverage, these exhibitions contribute to the development of the Russian economy and the establishment of business ties between manufacturers, suppliers, and customers within the country, which is especially important during the period of limited international contacts.

    Among the exhibitors of Printech are: “Epson”, “Heidelberg”, “Canon”, “Global Printing Systems”, “Octoprint Service”, “Hubergroup”, “Konika Minolta”, “RUSSKOM”, “Nissa Distribution”, “Smart- T”, “Europapir”, “K-engineering 2000”, “RIG”, “idea”, and other companies. For the first time in 2021, joining Printech will be: “ADS-Service”, “Axioma”, “Caprint”, “OST-F”, “Printeka”, “Uteco”, “Zenon”, and others.

    The exhibitions will occupy an area of over 24,000 sq.m, and many exhibitors will demonstrate new equipment and materials at their stands. In particular, for the first time in Russia “NISSA Centrum” will display the “HP Indigo 6K” digital printing machine designed for the production of labels, flexible packaging and lightweight cardboard packaging. “NCL” will present a state-of-the-art solution for variable information imprinting, including mandatory “Fair Mark” codes. Visitors to RosUpack will meet the novelty of “NISSA Engineering”, a warehouse robot — pallet transporter. “Novaroll”, one of the largest manufacturers and distributors of transport and food packaging in Russia, will present new developments and services in the field of transport packaging of goods and automation of the packaging process. A number of exhibitors will showcase sustainable packaging solutions, from innovative eco-friendly stretch films by “Apollo Project” to biodegradable packaging and tableware by “EcoPack” and “Krambioplast”.

    “Rusal”’s stand will acquaint the visitors with cutting-edge environmentally friendly packaging made from aluminum and leaving a low carbon footprint.

    “Axiom”, a Russian developer of printing house management systems, will present its most demanded innovative developments at Printech, including the top popular modules for printing house automation. “Heidelberg” will introduce visitors to the “Easymatrix 106 CS” die cutter and the “Diana Eye 55” inspection machine, which guarantee the quality of high value-added packaging products, such as pharmaceutical or premium packaging. “Xerox” will showcase innovative technologies for printing with additional colours, “Xerox Iridesse Production Press” with an expanded range of available toners, and the new machines of the “Versant” family. In addition, visitors to the “Xerox” stand will see the “ROWE ecoPrint i6” monochrome engineering printer complete with a folder. The company will also present complex software solutions for production automation. “Ricoh” will display business productivity machines and print automation systems; they will also hold lectures on colour management at their stand. “Konica Minolta” will present two digital printing systems for commercial sheet-fed and label printing.

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    RosUpack is open!

    Global Association of Exhibition Industry (UFI) and the Society of Independent Show Organizers (SISO) launched a worldwide campaign to support the events “This show is open.”

    Hyve supports the joint initiative of the Global Association of Exhibition Industry (UFI) and the Society of Independent Show Organizers (SISO) - a worldwide campaign to support the events “This show is open.”

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    RosUpack preparations are underway as planned

    In connection with the spread of coronavirus, there are many questions about the measures taken by RosUpack organisers.

    As for today, preparations for RosUpack are going according to plan, the exhibition will be held on the announced dates. We monitor closely the situation and the measures taken by the Government of the Russian Federation and Russian Federal Service for Surveillance on Consumer Rights Protection and Human Wellbeing (Rospotrebnadzor) to prevent the spread of diseases caused by the new coronavirus. The Russian Federation has taken unprecedented measures that give good results and help curb its distribution. This approach is endorsed by the World Health Organization. That is why mass events and exhibitions continue to be held on schedule.

    Please be informed that in accordance with the Moscow Mayoral order, additional restrictions have been implemented. All people arriving from the following countries (China, South Korea, Iran, Italy, France, Germany, Spain) should stay in quarantine for 14 days (at home or at hotel) and should not visit any events.

    All visitors who plan to attend our events are recommended to avoid connecting flights via countries mentioned above, otherwise they will fall into the same restrictions.

    There are still limitations for visa issue for citizens of China and Iran. There is only one option to attend events – to apply for business visa.

    As organisers of trade events, we follow the instructions of Russian Federal Service for Surveillance on Consumer Rights Protection and Human Wellbeing (Rospotrebnadzor), where it is recommended to observe the rules of good hand and respiratory hygiene. A sufficient amount of hand sanitisers will be provided at the MITT venue, and those who wish to receive disposable masks can take them at the registration desk in the pavilion hall. At the end of the exhibition day there will be wet cleaning in the pavilion and foyer.

    The navigation system provides additional signs regarding hygiene; during the opening hours of the exhibition, we have medical professionals onsite. We have a well-coordinated emergency management team in place who meet daily. All these measures will be taken at all of our exhibitions.

    If the Russian Federal Service for Surveillance on Consumer Rights Protection and Human Wellbeing (Rospotrebnadzor) or the Government of the Russian Federation takes any new restrictive measures to prevent the spread of coronavirus, we will follow the official regulations.

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    How your brand can reap the benefits of being part of RosUpack

    It’s Russia’s largest international exhibition for the packaging industry, annually bringing together suppliers of packaging machinery, ready packaging and raw materials from across the world to meet with Russian industry professionals looking for new suppliers and services for their businesses.

    Wondering whether your company could benefit from more exposure in Russia? Here’s why RosUpack is a must for growing your leads on the Russian market.

    Meet the right audience

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    RosUpack 2019, was a huge success, growing across all areas

    Together with co-located printing and advertising exhibition Printech, this year’s exhibition area exceeded 32,800 m2. Over 650 companies from 36 countries took part in RosUpack, over 100 of which were newcomers to the show. Visitor numbers increased by 17% - 23,051 people from 70 countries and 79 regions of Russia attended.

    This year, RosUpack hosted a delegation from the World Packaging Organization (WPO), while Antro Säilä, WPO Vice President for Sustainable Development and General Director of the Finnish Packaging Association, spoke at the conference ‘Packaging today and tomorrow: changes under the influence of global and local trends’ on the circular economy and its implementation in the EU.

    RosUpack’s International Partner this year was the Chinese Association of Industrial Enterprises CCPIT. 92 Chinese companies showcased their products and technologies on a space of around 1,000 m2.

    Showcasing their equipment and technologies, many exhibitors had extremely successful outcomes.

    The Moscow Region Development Corporation received two investment applications for localising production facilities in the Moscow region. According to Alexander Fedorov, Deputy General Director, the total amount of investments on the applications exceeded 1 billion roubles.

    Ishida Europe presented their packaging and filling equipment: combining dispensers, control devices for packaged products and many others. Their filling machine, consisting of the Inspira series packaging VFFS-machine and the combination dispenser for 16 heads, – the most productive filling machine in the world – turned out to be very popular among visitors.

    The Naberezhnye Chelny Paper Mill held meetings with over 100 equipment suppliers, current and potential customers. As a result of exhibition, the company will receive new orders and increase production.

    Tauras-Fenix held around 500 meetings and negotiations at their stand. This year, they introduced the high-speed automatic STICKPACK STP-250, designed for batch packing and packaging of loose, small-pieces into the most popular container today - stick packages. According to Marketing Director Tatyana Gordeeva, they closed three contracts onsite.

    Russkaya Trapeza presented their most popular models of packaging equipment and new items released in 2019. They gained many business contacts, concluded agreements and signed contracts.
    Bristol Group demonstrated various equipment for wrapping pallets with stretch film, shrink equipment, horizontal winding, and various types of marking and dynamic weighing. More than half of the presented equipment was reserved and prepaid for during the show.

    “RosUpack is an effective platform for discussing trends in the packaging market and attending presentations by leading manufacturers, as well as a meeting place for manufacturers, dealers and customers,” said Konstantin Neznamov, Executive Director PCBK.

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    Packaging of the future: when can Russia expect a circular economy?

    Antro Säilä, WPO Vice President of Sustainability and Director of the Finnish Packaging Association, spoke at the conference on the circular economy and experience of implementing it in the European Union.

    A circular economy, or a closed-cycle economy, as opposed to a linear economy, involves using waste materials as raw material for new products.

    The huge amount of waste currently being created and mainly used packaging is putting an unbearable burden on the environment. Public pressure on this issue is growing and politicians around the world are thinking about regulating the packaging industry and introducing a circular economy.

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    Looking ahead to RosUpack 2019 - just a few weeks to go

    On 18 June 2019, the 24th international packaging industry exhibition RosUpack opens at Moscow’s Crocus Expo. Event Director Sergey Ditev spoke to to spill the beans on what to expect from this year’s leading packaging industry gathering.

    How is the preparation going for RosUpack 2019?

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    Packaging industrys leading firms join RosUpack 2019

    The forthcoming RosUpack 2019, Russia’s largest packaging industry exhibition, is set to be an exciting event packed with innovative products, networking opportunities, and business sessions.

    There’s an incredibly strong line-up of major Russian and international packaging companies due to showcase their latest developments to the industry.

    Find out more about who’s already confirmed below.