PAC Connect'd October 2021. BEST TO VIEW ONLINE

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PACKEX Toronto was a great success!

PACKEX was back and bustling last week at the Toronto Congress Centre: Nov 9 - 11. 

The PAC booth!

Jim Downham (PAC President) with Bruce Hartfelder (Harlund Industries)


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Nov 30 & Dec 1,  2021 - Virtual 


Sustainability – Packaging Optimization, Life Cycle Approach, Material Recovery Facility, Circular Economy, Consumer Trends, Setting Up for Success.

This workshop-based packaging design course provides the tools and insights to deliver better packaging solutions based on taking a life cycle approach.  Learn More

26 et 27 janvier 2022


Ce module vous propose des outils et des idées pour développer de meilleures solutions d'emballage basées sur une approche reposant sur l’économie circulaire et la pensée cycle de vie.

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Expand your packaging knowledge with PAC’s comprehensive courses. Designed and lead by packaging experts to deliver essential skills and practical knowledge that builds a foundation for success. Learn more.

Does your company have exciting news to share with the PAC community? Please send your press releases (no ads) to Andrea May to be featured in future newsletters.




Find out who has been nominated in the 2022 PAC Global Awards competition here. The winners will be announced and celebrated at the virtual Inclusive Opportunities and Universal Design Summit on February 8th, 2022.


Register for the awards ceremony and find out more about the event at


Join us for this one-day virtual event that will amplify some of the most inspiring stories in the packaging industry and highlight the value of embedding inclusivity and accessibility in all packaging design and innovation conversations. 

Hear from our international speakers from companies like Procter & Gamble, Kellogg’s, Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB), NaviLens, The Hummingbird Perspective, CyR.U.S. and more!

Free to attend: Register Here

For an up-to-date list of all PAC events, please visit

PIP360 Video: Walk down the pathway to reach your sustainability goals

Not able to attend our last webinars? Live recordings are now available on

Using LCA to Make Packaging Decisions

·Recording & Key Takeaways

IFS PACSecure Program Updates - Version 2

·Recording & Key Takeaways

The Life of a Plastic Bottle  

·Recording & Key Takeaways

Evolution of E-Commerce

· Recording & Key Takeaways

What’s New in IFS PACsecure version 2?

IFS PACsecure companies may be wondering what changed in version 2 from 1.1. To help, we have created a short, informative video to give a broad overview of the updates. 

In addition, on the IFS PACsecure website, you will find a checklist comparing each requirement revision from version 1.1. 

Assessments for version 2 are possible from January 3rd, 2022 and become mandatory on May 3rd.

 For more information about the standard, visit To stay informed, subscribe to receive our newsletter and special announcements. 

We are here to help. Recognized IFS Consultants are key partners that can interpret the standard requirements and offer the benefits of their expertise to guide you towards the certification assessment.  IFS technical representatives are also available to assist you. You can find a list of our partner consultants and regional contacts on the website.

If you have questions, please reach out to us at


We are pleased to share our monthly featured members and highlight their commitment to our PAC community. 

Take advantage of PAC’s member marketing services and partnership opportunities, including:

  • Company logo placement in newsletters and website
  • Webinar partnerships
  • Event sponsorships

 Contact Andrea May for details.


Join over 2,400 members that benefit from our network through a wide range of in-person and virtual educational opportunities, packaging awards and competitions, webinars, seminars, facility tours and social events. 

PAC GLOBAL is a not-for-profit corporation that provides a safe place for packaging leaders to collaborate, innovate, educate and celebrate since 1950. Be safe!

Learn more.