Records break at this year's Pack Expo Las Vegas: innovation showcase connects thousands of projects and suppliers.
The show, held September 26-28, 2005 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, set new highs in visitor attendance (+19%), exhibitor attendance (+12%), total attendance (+17%), international attendance (+22%), exhibiting companies (+23%) and net square footage (+14%).
"With 85% of attendees coming to the show with projects in hand, Pack Expo Las Vegas was able to connect thousands of packaging professionals and their company's projects with the innovative solutions offered by exhibitors," notes Chuck Yuska, PMMI President. "Attendees trust Pack Expo events with their critical packaging projects because of their past experience at PMMI events where exhibitors showcase the latest innovations available in the marketplace. Whether the attendee is looking for new machinery, containers, materials or components, Pack Expo delivers like no other event."
Statistics from this year's show follow:
2005 2003 Visitor Attendance 21,907 18,369 International Attendees (included in visitor #) 2,773 2,262 Exhibitor Personnel 11,247 10,054 Total Attendance 33,154 28,423 # of Exhibiting Companies 1,149 933 Net Sq. Footage 483,608 424,879 Conference Participants 918 947
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|Date:||Dec 1, 2005|
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