It’s the final countdown!
It’s just one week until the 40th-anniversary edition of Labelexpo Europe 2019, and we can’t wait to welcome you in Brussels!
Are you ready to progress to GO?
With 600+ label and package printing exhibitors waiting to show you their latest innovations, proper planning is essential to navigate the show floor successfully.
Check these 10 essentials for a fantastic experience…
1. Decide who you want to meet and when:
2. Research the hundreds of new products that will be on display.
Labelexpo Europe is the place where alter leading manufacturers reveal their latest machinery and technologies. Here is a taster.
3. Check your travel and accommodation:
Brussels is a Low Emissions Zone, so if you are driving to the show you must register your vehicle in advance. Register here
Free shuttle buses will be running between the airport and Brussels Expo on show days.
Don’t forget your Metro code for free travel in Brussels – look out for the email from the organization about this later this week!
4. Check the venue and show opening times:
1 Place de Belgique, Belgiëplein 1, 1020 Brussels.
TUESDAY, 24 SEPTEMBER, 9:30 - 17:30
WEDNESDAY, 25 SEPTEMBER, 9:30 - 17:30
THURSDAY, 26 SEPTEMBER, 9:30 - 17:30
FRIDAY, 27 SEPTEMBER, 9:30 - 16:00
Last entry 30 minutes before close
5. Don’t miss the Flexible Packaging Arena live demos!
At this exciting new feature, witness two press lines – the Xeikon CX500 press and BOBST M6 – live in action, producing indirect food contact flexible packaging to the latest GMP standards. A show first!
While at the HP Hall, discover a new way of producing pouches with live demonstrations on the HP Indigo 20000 digital press.
Get new insights from the industry-wide UVFoodSafe initiative into best practice for UV curing of inks and coatings on onto indirect food contact labels and flexible packaging.
Demos take place at 11 am, 1 pm and 3 pm on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. 11 am and 1 pm on Friday. See more.
6. LARGEST educational program to date
7. Bring your e-ticket with you
Print off your Labelexpo Europe 2019 e-ticket confirmation and bring it with you as it will gain you fast track entry to the show when you arrive!
8. Collect your Label Industry Global Awards tickets
Drop by the Labelexpo Global Series stand (7D15, hall 7) on day one if you’re attending this event in the evening.
9. Stay up to date…
Follow @FINATcom and @Labelexpo on social media for all the latest show news, and use #LabelexpoEurope when posting. Make sure to visit the FINAT stand (11A31, hall 11) anytime for an update on the labeling industry in general (daily flash talks on sustainability, technology, and future workforce) or just to say hi. We love to see you there and to catch up! In the mornings, make sure to grab a smoothie at our stand to kick-start your day.
10. Enjoy the show
See you there?