The largest packaging show on the planet, interpack, is the ideal place to show off the winners of the coveted Alufoil Trophy for 2017. A truly global audience will come to see just how innovative and creative the aluminium foil sector can be! And this year saw a particularly bright set of entries across all categories, covering thin and thicker gauges, as well as closures. So there will be many ‘stars’ on the EAFA stand in Düsseldorf this year.
In particular the judges were impressed by the expanding market opportunities for new foil products, whether these are replacing other packaging formats or are completely new developments. Innovative ideas continue to flow from aluminium foil rollers and converters as well as products which are developed in combination with other materials or processes. Read all about these exciting ideas and concepts inside this issue.