All press releases are listed in chronological order and can be downloaded as PDF files.
20th March 2019
ICE Europe 2019 sets record for exhibition space, exhibitor and visitor numbers
Last week, from 12 – 14 March 2019, the international converting industry gathered for the 11th ICE Europe at the Munich Trade Fair Centre in Germany. This year, the World’s Leading Exhibition for the conversion of flexible, web-based materials, such as paper, film, foil and nonwovens, achieved higher numbers of exhibitors and visitors than ever before and also set a record for the exhibition space. A total of 7,150 visitors from 75 countries came to the Bavarian capital to discover machinery, systems, materials, and accessories; which is an increase of visitors by 4% compared to the previous event. A total of 463 exhibitors from 25 countries presented their latest technologies on a net exhibition space of 11,500 sqm, setting records with an 8% increase in exhibitor numbers and a 4% increase in net exhibition space compared to the previous event. For the second time, the organisers honoured four exhibiting companies with the ICE Awards for their outstanding technological achievements.
11th March 2019
Latest technology trends and exciting innovations for the converting industry
From 12 to 14 March 2019, the converting industry will meet for the 11th edition of its leading exhibition, ICE Europe, at the Munich Trade Fair Centre in Germany. With a total of 11,500 sqm net exhibition space and 463 exhibitors from 25 countries, this year’s ICE Europe is bigger than ever. The most important exhibitor countries are Germany, Italy, the United Kingdom, Switzerland, and the United States. The international exhibitors present their machinery, systems, accessories and services for the finishing and processing of flexible, web-based materials, such as paper, film, foil and nonwovens. Live demonstrations are a particular focus at many of the exhibitors’ stands as well as the exchange of expertise on prevailing industry trends, such as digitalisation, individualisation and sustainability. Four exhibitors who stand out due to their extraordinary achievements in these areas will be honoured with the ICE Awards 2019 during an official ceremony. For the first time, a special area will be dedicated to the future markets of special films and extrusion.
5th February 2019
ICE Awards 2019: Online voting now open
For the second time, ICE Europe, the World’s Leading Exhibition for the conversion of paper, film, foil and nonwovens, which will take place from 12 – 14 March 2019 in Munich, Germany, will honour outstanding achievements in the converting industry with the ICE Awards. ICE Europe’s innovation competition will honour best practice, excellence, innovation and extraordinary achievements in four categories. Visitors can now vote for their favourites through an online voting on the ICE Europe website.
31st January 2019
ICE Europe 2019: Converting industry faces diverse challenges of sustainability, individual customer demands and new technologies
From 12 – 14 March 2019, the converting industry will gather for the 11th edition of ICE Europe, the World’s Leading Exhibition for Paper, Film & Foil Converting, at the Munich Trade Fair Centre in Germany. This year’s ICE Europe will be bigger than ever. With 11,500 sqm net floor space, the booked stand space has grown by 4 % compared to figures from 2017. In addition, the number of exhibitors increased by 6 %. More than 450 exhibitors will present their innovations and latest technologies at ICE Europe 2019. The most important trends at the show will be digitalisation, individualisation and sustainability, which will also be considered at this year’s ICE Awards. Featuring hundreds of exhibitor profiles and product information, the Show Preview is now available to all visitors in print and online. The printed version also includes professional articles about sustainability in the converting industry.
9th November 2018
ICE Europe 2019 – focus on digitalisation, individualisation and sustainability of products
In less than five months, the World’s Leading Exhibition for Paper, Film & Foil Converting will take place from 12 – 14 March 2019, at the Munich Trade Fair Centre in Germany. At the 11th edition of ICE Europe, trade visitors from the international converting industry will be able to discover the latest technology trends as well as innovative production and converting processes. The most important trends at the show will be digitalisation, sustainability and individualisation as well as efficient machinery and solutions.
16th January 2018
ICE Europe 2019 with Special Film & Extrusion Area
After the successful 10th edition of the leading international exhibition for the converting industry last year, ICE Europe continues to be a key trend barometer for innovative converting technologies. For its next edition, from 12 – 14 March 2019, in Munich, Germany, ICE Europe 2019 is focussing on the important growth market for special films.
27th March 2017
ICE Europe 2017 closes with increase in international attendance - Prizes awarded to innovative companies
The 10th International Converting Exhibition, ICE Europe 2017, closed its doors last Thursday, after three successful show days full of international business activities, networking and live demonstrations of the latest converting solutions. For the first time prizes have been awarded in an official awards ceremony to four exhibiting companies for best practice and technological excellence.