old fashioned food tins

One man’s treasure... packaging design through the ages

Packaging Professional magazine
An interview with Robert Opie - part archivist, part collector, part historian, he curates the Museum of Brands in Notting Hill, London, UK, researching, sourcing, cataloguing and fleshing out the tapestry of the British packaging story.

Flexible frontiers - flexible packaging trends

Packaging Professional magazine
Paul Gaster, director of flexible packaging at PCI Consulting Films Ltd, talks about pan-industry trends derived from his company’s recent Middle East and African Flexible Packaging Market 2011 report.
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Surface Engineering – Maney Publishing Journal of the Month

Maney Publishing
This November we are celebrating Surface Engineering as our Journal of the Month . One of the Institute’s cluster of publications on surface science and engineering, Surface Engineering falls within the remit of the IOM3 Surface Engineering Division. It is published on behalf of the Institute by Maney. Visit the Journal of the Month page to view articles from Editor and Editorial Board, the history of the journal, discounted subscriptions and access free online content.
John Nicholls

Harold Moore Memorial Lecture

Surface Engineering Division
Professor John Nicholls FIMMM, Cranfield University, delivered this year’s Harold Moore Memorial Lecture, as the 2010 winner of the Tom Bell Award.

IOM3 organises WorldStar judging

The 2011 WorldStar Awards for excellence in packaging are being judged at the Institute’s Grantham office from 14 to 18 November. The Awards create a standard of international packaging excellence from which others can learn.