The Indian Printing Packaging & Allied Machinery Manufacturers’ Association (IPAMA) successfully hosted a promotional meet on 27 January 2024, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in New Delhi, in partnership with the Indian Institute of Packaging. Notable industry figures, including Sunil Jain, chairman of the Indian Institute of Packaging and president of Rajoo Engineering; Sudeep Sarcar, CEO of IEML; Tanweer Alam, additional director-IIP; Barun Banerjee, CTO of Jupiter Laminators; Rakesh from PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry, representatives from esteemed organizations such as Dabur, Nestle, HUL, and exhibitors of IntraPac India, graced the event with their presence. Additionally, senior officials from IPAMA and the Indian Institute of Packaging attended. The event drew 146 delegates from the packaging industry.
Dr. Tanweer Alam, Additional Director, IIP, addressed the audience during the promotional meet, providing insights into the IntraPac India Exhibition, highlighting the institute’s activities, and showcasing its contributions to the promotion of the Indian packaging industry. Sunil Jain also commended IPAMA for its efforts in organizing the IntraPac Exhibition. Several IIP alumni shared their perspectives on the occasion.
Representatives from IPAMA, Jaiveer Singh, president, and Vinay Kumar Gupta, general secretary, updated the audience on exhibition details and the complimentary facilities available to exhibitors and business visitors. They announced that the Ministry of MSME had confirmed to provide financial assistance to MSME units under the Procurement & Marketing Support Scheme, alleviating the financial burden on these units.
Under the theme ‘The Future is Out of the Box,’ Jaiveer Singh expressed IPAMA’s commitment to industry growth, pledging to make IntraPac India the largest packaging show in India after a few editions. They emphasized that IPAMA works solely for the development of the Indian Printing and Packaging Industry, not for profit, distinguishing it from other organizers with different motives for exhibitions.
The audience applauded IPAMA’s efforts in organizing IntraPac India, expressing confidence in the success of the upcoming exhibition. The promotional meet concluded with a vote of thanks by R. Suresh Kumar, treasurer, IPAMA.