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25 November 2021
FINAT news
25 November 2021
Winners #LABELicious 2020-2021 announced, registration for edition 2022 now open

FINAT, the European association for the label industry, has announced the winners of the second edition of its #LABELicious competition. The competition, launched in 2019, was designed to challenge students and young professionals interested in a career in the label industry to expose their talent in designing label solutions for the future. The winners of the competition, of which the judging had to be delayed due to Covid, were Sabrina Bento from Portugal and Bjarne Castelein from Belgium. The awards announcement immediately preceded the launch of the next edition, which will culminate in an award ceremony at Labelexpo Europe at the end of April 2022.

23 November 2021
FINAT news
23 November 2021
Packaging innovation thrives at the FINAT Sustainability Awards 2021

The 2021 FINAT Sustainability Award recognizes the efforts of the self-adhesive label value chain to reduce, reuse and recycle. The ten initiatives entered in the competition demonstrated a broad spectrum of approaches to increasing sustainability in the value chain for self-adhesive labels: systems for the collection of label waste, technical solutions for packaging for disposable and reusable packaging, circular approaches for face materials, sleeves and carrier materials and much more. The winners, CCL Label and Avery Dennison, were celebrated during last week's online award ceremony.

11 November 2021
Labelexpo series news
11 November 2021
Momentum builds for the return of Labelexpo Europe to Brussels

Excitement is building for the return of Labelexpo Europe 2022, the world’s largest event for the label and package printing industry.

4 November 2021
FINAT news
4 November 2021
FINAT General Assembly and Awards Ceremony 11 November 2021

FINAT will organise an online General Assembly on Thursday, 11 November at 16.00 CET.

27 October 2021
Labelexpo series news
27 October 2021
CELAB to showcase liner recycling initiatives at Labelexpo Europe 2022

Matrix and liner recycling challenges to be addressed by global CELAB consortium at world’s largest dedicated label and package print exhibition held in April 2022.

21 October 2021
National Associations news
21 October 2021
LMAI webinar series: ”Knowledge - Accelerating Growth" on October 30, 2021

Unprecedented times have thrown an array of challenges to the Indian labels industry at large.

14 October 2021
Labelexpo series news
14 October 2021
Labelexpo Europe 2022: Exciting new developments

The wait is over. The unavoidable pause on label and package printing shows has seen industry pioneers develop an incredible amount of exciting technology with invigorated dynamism.

14 October 2021
Labelexpo series news
14 October 2021
Successful Label Congress 2021 brings industry together

Over 700 visitors and 57 exhibitors attend first in-person Labelexpo Global Series event in US for two years.

4 October 2021
National Associations news
4 October 2021
New leadership team at LMAI (Label Manufacturers Association of India)

At the Board meeting held on August 9th 2021 held in virtual mode, the board of directors of LMAI (Label Manufacturers Association of India) approved the appointment of Rajesh Nema Nema

29 September 2021
Sustainability & Regulations news
29 September 2021
PPWD update delay and final stakeholder workshop

The update to the Packaging and Packaging Waste Directive will not be finalized in 2021; a final round of stakeholder workshops is to take place in November

circular economy | sustainability

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Technical Handbook 10th edition FR
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FINAT GA minutes 2021 incl voting members
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FINAT Radar 2021 vol. 15 - Summer Edition

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