PackSource packaging industry sourcing guide available online

27 May 2010

PackSource, the unique and indispensable sourcing guide to today's UK packaging industry, is now available online.

This long-established Directory and Review now has clearly-structured and coded sections and improved page layout to make it easier to use. The publication is available as an "e-book" making it easier to update, more flexible and more environmentally friendly. It is also accessible to many more people through our website making it more useful to the packaging industry and more valuable to advertisers.

Published jointly by The Packaging Professional and IOM Communications Ltd, this unique publication contains:

  • a separate company listing
  • feature-length articles on key packaging sectors
  • reports on the latest industry innovations
  • analysis of current market conditions 
  • projections for the year ahead

Institute members also have access to a complete listing of all members of The Packaging Society.

The Institute’s Packaging Board Chair, Keith Barnes, said: "The online combination of Directory and Review will provide users with a publication that is unique. It is a product that will help them run their businesses more effectively through an improved knowledge base and provide instant access to a host of suppliers of materials, machinery, packs, labels and contract services".

PackSource is published annually and we are always looking for ways of making it better. So if you have any suggestions or ideas, please comment at the bottom of this article.


Further information

PackSource full version (IOM3 members only)

PackSource public version (link opens in new window)

The Packaging Society

The Packaging Professional

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