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23 May 2024
FINAT news
23 May 2024
FINAT and Packaging Europe partner to highlight sustainability excellence in labels

Winners of the FINAT Sustainability Awards will be announced at Europe’s leading packaging sustainability event – the Sustainable Packaging Summit, on 12th November 2024 in Amsterdam. This has been announced thanks to a partnership between Summit organizer Packaging Europe and FINAT, the international association for the European label industry.

23 May 2024
FINAT news
23 May 2024
Results 44th FINAT Label Competition 2024: Celebrating Excellence in Label Printing Worldwide

The FINAT Label Competition is a prestigious event in the label industry, and 2024 proved to be another successful year. The number of entries increased to 236 (212 in 2023), with 45 companies and 22 countries from all over the world participating, hence demonstrating the competition's global popularity. Austria once again topped the list of countries entering with 45 entries followed by Greece with 24 entries. The highest number of entries by category was led by Wines (52), Alcoholic Drinks (28) with General Applications in third place (22). The number of entries using digital as one of their main printing processes increased slightly to 112.

17 May 2024
FINAT news
17 May 2024
FINAT Sustainability Awards encourages label printers to put spotlight on their innovative solutions

Label printers are encouraged to enter the FINAT Sustainability Awards competition before 30 June 2024. The FINAT Sustainability Award is the leading initiative in Europe with a focus on recognizing outstanding work to advance sustainability through labelling.

15 May 2024
FINAT news
15 May 2024
The European label business landscape in 2023-2024 FINAT Radar #23 - Q1 2024 out now!

At the European Label Forum Anum Javed Beg, label market analyst at AWA Alexander Watson Associates, and Jules Lejeune, Managing Director of FINAT, will present the key findings of the latest FINAT RADAR report and the European Labelstock Statistics.

2 May 2024
Labelexpo series news
2 May 2024
Registration opens for Labelexpo Americas 2024

Labelexpo Global Series has announced that registration is now open for Labelexpo Americas 2024, the only dedicated event in the region for the labels and package printing industry. The show takes place between 10-12 September at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Illinois.

18 April 2024
National Associations news
18 April 2024
LMAI panel discussion with leading FMCG brands

Hotel Westin Powai, overlooking the picturesque Powai Lake was the venue of Label Manufacturers Association of India (LMAI) event, a panel discussion titled “Insights & Innovations-Navigating the future of Labels in India-Buyer’s Perspective” on the 12th of April 2024.

17 April 2024
FINAT news
17 April 2024
The FINAT European Label Forum is your answer: Knowledge, networking, and efficiency are key for busy label printers

In today's fast-paced label industry, small and mid-sized printers wear many hats. From staying ahead of the latest technology to navigating sustainability demands, all while keeping costs down and turnaround times tight, the pressure is on. The FINAT European Label Forum (ELF), held on 22 – 24 May 2024 in Athens, Greece, is designed to be your one-stop shop for success. We understand the daily struggles you face, and we've created an event that tackles them head-on.

3 April 2024
Labelexpo series news
3 April 2024
Label Summit Latin America 2024 reports a successful edition

The 20th edition of Label Summit Latin America 2024 has closed on a high note, attracting 750 visitors from 25 countries. This year’s two-day conference took place between 12 – 13 March at the Agora Bogotá Convention Center for the first time in Bogotá, Colombia.

3 April 2024
Jules Lejeune
3 April 2024
The Future of Europe and the Label Industry: Going Back to the Roots

FINAT recently announced the presence of former Belgian PM and MEP Guy Verhofstadt as the opening keynote of the European Label Forum 2024 in Athens. Reflecting on this, I delved into the origins of European integration, tracing back to 1958, the founding year of both the EU's predecessor, the European Economic Community (EEC), and FINAT.

2 April 2024
FINAT news
2 April 2024
Unleash your potential: Young Professionals Network (YPN) workshop announced at FINAT European Label Forum

The future of the label industry is bright, and it belongs to you! The Young Professionals Network (YPN) of FINAT, the international association for the European label industry, is excited to announce a dynamic workshop designed to empower young professionals in the label industry.

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FINAT Radar 23 Q1-2024
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20240125 FINAT webinar PPWR presentation
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FINAT-articles-of-association-as-per-2023-draft-for-GA
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FINAT EGA-agenda-23-november-2023

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