Pack 301 LS System by Robert Bosch GmbH
First seen at iba: new packaging solutions, techniques and materials

iba.OPERATE! Action Area

iba - the world's leading trade fair for bakery, confectionary and snacks covers the entire value-added chain of the baking industry more comprehensively and in a more practically relevant way than any other trade fair. Packaging solutions and processes will be exhibited in a separate themed area in hall B1: iba.OPERATE!

A beautiful package is not everything, and good, hygienic packaging is just as crucial for any product today. This is why more than 180 companies are presenting their packaging technology and material solutions at iba 2018. In hall B1, The "iba.OPERATE! Action Area" approximately 50 exhibitors are showcasing their latest products and solutions. The focus is be on

  • Smart Packaging
  • Green Packaging
  • Food Safety
  • Solutions for process optimisation

However, a product should also have a good appearance - a beautiful package entices buyers.

Although new packaging solutions, techniques and materials are also showcased in the 11 other exhibition halls, trade visitors can expect the latest packaging innovations in Hall B1 due to the risen demand - from thermoforming to outer packaging - in concentrated form. In the "iba.OPERATE! Action Area", it is demonstrated in a multifaceted way: packaging is not the same as packaging. The solutions in the packaging sector are highly varied. Three conditions for bakery products must however be fulfilled:

  • They must protect the goods during transportation.
  • They must provide the necessary conditions for the appropriate durability.
  • They must comply with the EU food hygiene regulations.

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