Australian Institute of Packaging News

AUSPACK set for a record-breaking exhibition
06.02.2015 - AUSPACK will showcase the most exhibitors covering the largest floor space and the biggest educational program.
An insight into the AIP National Conference
16.05.2014 - The 2014 AIP National Conference organised by Australian Institute of Packaging will take place in Sydney in June.
AIP to run new half-day training course
08.05.2014 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) is organising a new half-day training course on labelling in July.
For the first time two winners announced for AIP scholarship award
13.11.2013 - Joint winners have been announced for the Australian Institute of Packaging Scholarship for the first time in five years.
AIP to discuss procurement and packaging design
29.10.2013 - Procurement and packaging design will be the subjects of discussion at the upcoming technical dinner hosted by the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) New South Wales Branch.
AIP continues to help Foodbank
09.09.2013 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP), in conjunction with the Australian Packaging and Processing Machinery Association (APPMA) and the Supply Chain and Logistics Association of Australia (SCLAA) will be continuing their Foodbank Christmas Ham
Mondelez International and CSIRO to talk at AIP October technical dinner
19.08.2013 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) Victorian Branch, in conjunction with the Surface Coating Association of Australia (SCAA) will be hosting a technical dinner on Wednesday the 2nd of October with speakers from Mondelēz International and the
AIP partners with UPM Raflatac to provide industry mentor program for packaging and labelling students
12.08.2013 - UPM Raflatac Melbourne will join the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) education program as an industry mentor.
AIP and PAK NZ to present half-day packaging economics training course in July
03.06.2013 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP), in conjunction with PAK NZ will present their Introduction to Packaging Economics Half-Day Training Course in New Zealand on the 2
AIP to run training course on packaging specifications in St Kilda
30.04.2013 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) is organising a half-day training course on packaging specifications in St Kilda, Victoria in June.
AIP heads to NZ for new Flexible Packaging and Bioplastics Course
04.03.2013 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) will be conducting the new flexible packaging and bioplastics training course in New Zealand on 11 April.
Visiting academic from Sweden to speak at AIP dinner
26.02.2013 - A visiting academic from Sweden will be one of the speakers at the upcoming AIP Technical Dinner on Wednesday the 6th of March at the Box Hill Golf Club.
2013 AIP National Technical Forum to have international reach
12.02.2013 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) will once again be holding their biennial National Technical Forum alongside AUSPACK PLUS 2013 on Thursday the 9th of May at the Sydney Showground.
AIP to host 2013 Worldstar Packaging Awards
23.01.2013 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) has been invited by the World Packaging Organisation (WPO) to host the 2013 WorldStar Packaging Awards.
Woolworths and Datamonitor to speak at AIP NSW dinner
11.12.2012 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) announced today that Woolworths and Datamonitor will be speaking on Wednesday the 27th of February at Oatlands Golf Course Club House, New South Wales.
AIP events calendar for 2012
10.12.2012 - Australian Institute of Packaging is organising a series of events in 2013 including a technical dinner, several training courses and an exhibition among others.
AIP to run new flexible packaging and bioplastics course in QLD
04.12.2012 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) will be running the new half-day training course on Flexible Packaging and Bioplastics in Queensland on Friday the 8th of March at Mt Ommaney Hotel.
AIP to run new extrusion blow moulding course in NSW
03.12.2012 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) has organised a new half-day training course on ‘Introduction to Extrusion Blow Moulding’ in New South Wales.
AIP National Technical Forum at AUSPACK PLUS 2013
30.11.2012 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) will once again be holding their biennial National Technical Forum alongside AUSPACK PLUS 2013.
AIP to run new flexible packaging and bioplastics course in NSW
20.09.2012 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) will be running a new half-day training course on Flexible Packaging and Bioplastics in New South Wales in November.
AIP to run new intellectual property course
04.09.2012 - The Australian Institute of Packaging announces a new half-day training course on Intellectual Property, Packaging and Labelling on the 10th of October in St Kilda, Victoria.
AIP and APPMA joint technical dinner
06.08.2012 - The Australian Institute of Packaging and the Australian Packaging and Processing Machinery Association will be holding a technical dinner on Wednesday the 5th of September.
AIP recognises packaging technologists for significant contribution to packaging industry
21.06.2012 - AIP recognises packaging technologists at the 2012 National Conference.
AIP Victoria to host technical dinner - Keynote speakers from Centre of Design RMIT University
12.06.2012 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) Victorian Branch to hold technical dinner on Wednesday, 4 July 2012 at the Box Hill Golf Club.
70 packaging technologists head to Woolworths
30.05.2012 - Over 70 packaging technologists and designers participated in the 2012 AIP/IGD in-store Shelf Friendly Packaging training programme held across three states in one week.
AIP to run half day training courses on Extrusion Blow Moulding
03.05.2012 - Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) will provide valuable insight and help solve many challenges in the extrusion blow moulding process.
AIP Victorian Branch technical dinner
17.04.2012 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) Victorian Branch in conjunction with LATMA is holding a technical dinner on Wednesday the 2nd of May at the Box Hill Golf Club with speakers from GS1 Austra
Submissions close Friday 11th of May for APPMA 2012 Annual Scholarship
16.04.2012 - Application submissions for the 4th annual scholarship program sponsored by the Australian Packaging and Processing Machinery Association (APPMA) in conjunction with the Australian Institute of Packag
AIP Victoria technical dinner to feature speakers from Sota Packaging and RMIT University
23.03.2012 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP), Victorian Branch in conjunction with the AIFST will be holding a technical dinner on Wednesday, the 4th of April at the Box Hill Golf Club with speakers fr
Australian Institute of Packing National Conference 2012
14.03.2012 - The program for the 2012 AIP National Conference has now been released.
AIP to run new flexible packaging and bioplastics course
02.03.2012 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) is introducing a new half-day training course on Flexible Packaging and Bioplastics.
AIP extends invitation to roadshow on new BRC global standard for packaging and packaging materials
20.02.2012 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) invites members of the food and packaging industries to attend an upcoming roadshow about the new BRC global standard for packaging and packaging materials.
AIP Sustainable Packaging and Additives technical dinner
20.12.2011 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) New South Wales Branch, in conjunction with the SPE is organising a technical dinner on sustainable packaging and additives.
AIP to run corrugated board training course in South Australia
16.12.2011 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) is organising a half–day training course on ‘Introduction to Corrugated Cartons’ in South Australia.
AIP technical dinner to feature speakers from Milliken Design and Sharon Givoni Consulting
13.12.2011 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) Victorian Branch in conjunction with SPE will be holding a technical dinner on Wednesday the 1st of February, 2012 at the Box Hill Golf Club..
AIP presents half-day training courses for packaging industry professionals
02.12.2011 - The Australian Institute of Packaging is organising a series of half-day training courses on a range of subjects relevant to the packaging industry.
2011 AIP scholarship awarded at Cormack Innovation Awards
17.11.2011 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) awarded the third scholarship for the Certificate in Packaging course during the 2011 Cormack Innovation Awards evening.
Third AIP Scholarship awarded at 2011 PCA Awards
04.11.2011 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) awarded the third scholarship for the Certificate in Packaging during the 2011 PCA Awards.
Annual AIP/SCLAA Charity Golf Days raises $6,000 for Starlight Foundation and Foodbank
03.11.2011 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) in conjunction with the Supply Chain and Logistics Association of Australia (SCLAA) recently raised over $6,000 for the Starlight Foundation and Foodbank th
Call for papers for 2012 AIP National Conference
26.10.2011 - The call for papers is now open for the 2012 AIP National Conference organised by the Australian Institute of Packaging.
AIP offers new course on modified atmosphere packaging
14.10.2011 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) is introducing a new half-day training course on Modified Atmosphere Packaging and Barrier Materials.
2012 AIP National Conference heads to Surfers Paradise
12.10.2011 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) will be conducting the 2012 National Conference at the Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort and Spa on the 14th and 15th of June.
AIP NSW November technical dinner
11.10.2011 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) New South Wales Branch will be holding a technical dinner on Thursday the 24th of November at the Oatlands Golf Course.
AIP heads to New Zealand with plastic packaging training courses
05.10.2011 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) will be heading to New Zealand soon to run the Introduction to Plastics and Advanced Plastic Packaging half-day training courses.
Kevin Hannon MAIP accepts position of Chairman at NSW branch of the Australian Institute of Packaging
29.09.2011 - Kevin Hannon replaces outgoing Chairman, William Woo MAIP, at the NSW branch of the Australian Institute of Packaging. He brings more than 20 years industry experience to the role.
Australian Institute of Packaging Runs New Print Technology Course
16.09.2011 - The Australian Institute of Packaging will be running a new print technology half-day training course in NSW, October 2011.
Australian Institute of Packaging Hosts Technical Dinner Event
09.09.2011 - The Australian Institute of Packaging, in conjunction with the SCAA, will be hosting a technical dinner in October 2011 with a variety of guest speakers from Health Specialists Australia and Worksafe
AIP Victoria to hold technical dinner on Environmental Improvement
10.08.2011 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) Victorian Branch will be holding a technical dinner on Environmental Improvement on Wednesday, the 7th of September at the Box Hill Golf Club.
AIP to introduce new Advanced Plastic Packaging course
04.08.2011 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) is introducing a new half–day training course on Advanced Plastic Packaging.
Half day training courses from Australian Institute of Packaging
02.08.2011 - The Australian Institute of Packaging is offering several half day training courses this year.
Dates set for AIP/SCLAA Charity Golf Days
22.07.2011 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) and the Supply Chain and Logistics Association of Australia (SCLAA) have announced the dates of the New South Wales and Queensland charity golf days.
Keynote speaker at 2011 Queensland Supply Chain and Logistics Conference announced
14.07.2011 - Graeme Newton, Cheif Executive Officer for the Queensland Reconstruction Authority, will be the keynote speaker at the 2011 12th annual Queensland Supply Chain and Logistics Conference.
Registrations now open for 12th Annual Queensland Supply Chain & Logistics Conference
07.07.2011 - The Australian Institute of Packaging is pleased to announce that bookings for the Queensland Supply Chain and Logistics Conference program are now open.
Australian Institute of Packaging to introduce new print technology training course
06.07.2011 - The Australian Institute of Packaging will be introducing a new half day introduction to print technology training course.
AIP Victoria August Technical Dinner
24.06.2011 - The Australian Institute of Packaging in conjunction with APPITA will be holding a technical dinner on Wednesday the 3rd of August at the Box Hill Golf Club.
50 years of service to the Australian Institute of Packaging recognised
16.06.2011 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) National Board is pleased to announce two more recipients of the Institute’s 25 year award.
Australian Institute of Packaging congratulates Jason Fields on receiving a Fellowship
15.06.2011 - A Fellowship, the highest recognition in the Australian Institute of Packaging, was awarded to Jason Fields.
Online Learning Programs for Packaging from Australian Institute of Packaging
31.05.2011 - Australian Institute of Packaging offers a select range of online learning programs in packaging and packaging technology.
Solving the Supply Chain Puzzle at the Queensland Supply Chain and Logistics Conference
18.05.2011 - Australian Institute of Packaging is one of the organisers of the 12th annual Queensland Supply Chain and Logistics Conference to be held from 1st September to 2nd September in Brisbane..
Introduction to Plastics Course from Australian Institute of Packaging
13.05.2011 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) is offering their popular half-day training course on ‘Introduction to Plastics’ on Thursday the 4th of August 2011.
AIP Presents Packaging Economics Training Course by Pierre Pienaar
28.04.2011 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) is organising a half-day training course on ‘Introduction to Packaging Economics’ with Pierre Pienaar FAIP as course presenter.
AIP Victorian Branch Technical Dinner
27.04.2011 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) Victorian Branch will be holding a technical dinner on Wednesday, the 4th of May at the Box Hill Golf Club.
Fourth biennial Australian Institute of Packaging National Technical Forum a success
05.04.2011 - The fourth biennial Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) two-day National Technical Forum has once again been a great success.
2011 APPMA scholarship winner awarded with Australian Institute of Packaging course
04.04.2011 - Jude Van Der Zalm will undertake a packaging course at the Australian Institute of Packaging after winning the APPMA's annual scholarship.
Misbah Khan has received the Harry Lovell Award for excellence during technical training
31.03.2011 - The Australian Institute of Packaging has awarded Misbah Khan the Harry Lovell Award for excellence by a student undertaking technical training to receive their Diploma in Packaging Technology
Places for 2011 Australian Institute of Packaging National Technical Forum filling fast
17.02.2011 - To be held alongside AUSPACK PLUS, the 2011 Australian Institute of Packaging National Technical Forum will be held on March 23rd and 24th at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre.
Australian Institute of Packaging National Technical Forum registration now open
20.12.2010 - The Australian Institute of Packaging has announced that program and registration forms for their biennial National Technical Forum are now available.
Phillip Higgins Awarded AIP Fellowship
07.12.2010 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) National Board has awarded Phillip Higgins, Director of Technline a Fellowship.
AIP Heads to New Zealand for Life Cycle Inventory Training
30.11.2010 - Professor Gordon Robertson FAIP is presenting a half-day course on Life Cycle Inventory and Carbon Footprinting in February 2011 in Auckland, New Zealand.
Lenka Kvasnickova Takes Gold for Southern Cross Judges Rationale Award Sponsored by AIP
05.11.2010 - Lenka Kvasnickova of Sunshine Coast TAFE, Queensland won the Gold Award at the 2010 PCA Southern Cross Judges Rationale Awards sponsored by the Australian Institute of Packaging.
AIP Scholarship Awarded at Cormack Innovation Awards Night
02.11.2010 - The second scholarship for the Certificate in Packaging was awarded by the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) to Eric Chau at the recent Cormack Innovation Awards evening.
Second AIP Scholarship Awarded at PCA Awards Night
27.10.2010 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) has awarded the second scholarship for the Certificate in Packaging at the PCA Awards evening to Charlotte Roberts.
APPMA Announces the Launch of the 2011 Annual Scholarship Program
26.10.2010 - The Australian Packaging and Processing Machinery Association and Australian Institute of Packaging announce that submissions are open for the 3rd annual scholarship program for 2011.
AIP Charity Golf Days Raises $9,000 for Charity
06.10.2010 - The Annual Charity Golf Days event is organised by the Australian Institute of Packaging in conjunction with the Supply Chain & Logistics Association of Australia (SCLAA) every September.
AIP to Run Life Cycle Inventory and Carbon Footprinting Training in NSW
04.10.2010 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) is organising a half-day course on Life Cycle Inventory and Carbon Footprinting with Professor Gordon Robertson FAIP as course presenter.
World Packaging Organisation approves the Australian Institute of Packaging as member
10.08.2010 - Keith Pearson, President of the World Packaging Organisation (WPO) has announced that the Australian Institute of Packaging has been accepted as a full member.
Australian Institute of Packaging welcomes new National President
28.07.2010 - The Australian Institute of Packaging has this year appointed a new National President, Pierre Pienaar FAIP.
AIP Packaging and the Supply Chain Technical Dinner
21.07.2010 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) Victorian Branch, in conjunction with APPITA will be organising a technical dinner on Wednesday the 4th of August.
The AIP Collaborates with Cormack Innovation Awards
20.07.2010 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) is pleased to announce the second annual scholarship program, which will provide one of the top 20 students in the Cormack Innovation Awards with the opport
Australian Institute of Packaging Announces Harry Lovell Award Winner
15.07.2010 - During the 2010 National Conference, the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) announced the winner of the Harry Lovell Award.
AIP NSW to Discuss Packaging Software
14.07.2010 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) New South Wales division will be holding a technical seminar on ‘Software Packages used in Packaging Management’ on Thursday, the 22nd of July.
2010 winner of the APPMA scholarship announced during AIP National Conference
02.07.2010 - The winner of the 2010 scholarship granted by the Australian Packaging and Processing Machinery Associated Limited was announced during the Australian Institute of Packaging National Conference
New Chairperson for The Australian Institute of Packaging Victorian Branch
02.07.2010 - The Australian Institute of Packaging welcomes Elke Schoellhammer MAIP as Branch Chairperson for 2010-2011.
Australian Institute of Packaging to run Packaging for Transport training course
08.06.2010 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) is set to run a half-day training course on ‘Packaging for Transport’ with Emeritus Professor Harry Lovell OAM, FAIP as the course presenter.
One month to go until 2010 Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) National Conference
24.05.2010 - There is only one month to go before the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) biennial National Conference at the MCG.
Australian Institute of Packaging National Conference to feature 36 speakers
30.04.2010 - The Australian Institute of Packaging National Conference is designed for personal and professional development and offers fantastic networking opportunities.
Life Cycle Inventory and Carbon Footprinting Course by Australian Institute of Packaging
07.04.2010 - Australian Institute of Packaging is the professional body for packaging technologists and other individuals in packaging industry. They will run a life cycle inventory and carbon footprinting course on the introduction to Life Cycle Inventory and Ca
2010 National Conference conducted by Australian Institute of Packaging
01.04.2010 - Australian Institute of Packaging provides educational and technical training for individuals within the packaging industry throughout Australia. The 2010 national conference will be held for two days with 8 international speakers and 36 in total.
The Launch of AFGC Retail Ready Toolkit by Australian Institute of Packaging
19.03.2010 - The AFGC retail ready toolkit from the Australian Institute of Packaging was launched during the Victorian Branch April technical evening.
2010 APPMA scholarship from Australian Institute of Packaging submissions close in April
11.03.2010 - The Australian Packaging and Processing Machinery Association, in conjunction with the Australian Institute of Packaging, have announced that the second annual scholarship program will enable a packaging engineer the opportunity to complete a Diploma
Australian Institute of Packaging - AIP 2010 national conference at the MCG
10.02.2010 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) will be taking their 2010 National Conference to the Melbourne Cricket Ground, Victoria on the 16th & 17th of June.
Australian Institute of Packaging 2010 National Conference heads to the MCG
25.01.2010 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) will be taking their 2010 National Conference to the Melbourne Cricket Ground on the 16th and 17th of June.
The Queensland Supply Chain and Logistics Conference, supported by the Australian Institute of Packaging, set for August 2010
13.01.2010 - The Australian Institute of Packaging are proud to be a hosting body of this years Queensland Supply Chain and Logistics Conference, which will be held in August 2010 and is the largest conference of
AIP to launch retail ready toolkit
13.01.2010 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) will be running a road show across Queensland and New South Wales in February to launch the new AFGC retail ready toolkit.
AIP Renewable & Compostable Packaging technical dinner
17.12.2009 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) Victorian Branch, in conjunction with the SPE, will be running a technical dinner on Wednesday the 3rd of February 3rd.
Call for 2010 Australian Institute of Packaging national conference partners
30.11.2009 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) has announced that the 2010 AIP National Conference dates and venue have now been finalised. The event has been scheduled for the 16th and 17th of June at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, Victoria.
Fine Fellows awarded 25 year recognition award by Australian Institute of Packaging
23.11.2009 - Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) Fellows Ian Fletcher, Allan Kenny and Michael Halley were the latest recipients of the new 25 year award for the Institute.
Back to the future – The art and science of packaging
20.11.2009 - The biennial Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) National Conference brings together leading international and national experts in a variety of fields to cater for everyone in the food, beverage,
Australian Institute of Packaging issues a call for papers for the AIP Natonal Conference
20.11.2009 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) is currently at the planning stage of the biennial National Conference which will be held at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, Victoria on the 16th and 17th of 17th of June 2010.
The Society of Plastics Engineers (A-NZ Section) has organised a seminar on the topic of “Nanotechnology and Plastics”
13.11.2009 - The Society of Plastics Engineers (A-NZ Section)in conjunction with AIP has organized a seminar on the topic of “Nanotechnology and Plastics” on Thursday 19th November 2009 at Dooleys/Lidcombe from 5:
National Packaging Covenant gets the go-ahead
11.11.2009 - The communiqué released by Ministers following the EPHC meeting in Perth on 5 November highlighted agreement on a new national policy on waste and resource management.
Inaugural Australian Institute of Packaging scholarship awarded at Cormack Innovation Awards night
09.11.2009 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) awarded the inaugural Scholarship for the Certificate in Packaging during the recent Cormack Innovation Awards evening.
The National Packaging Covenant
09.11.2009 - The National Packaging Covenant is working on a draft document for environment Ministers to consider in November to continue the Covenant post 2010 when the current arrangements expire. This will repr
Don Raniga receives 25 years membership award from The Australian Institute of Packaging
30.10.2009 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) are pleased to advise that the latest recipient of the newly established 25 years of membership award is Don Raniga MAIP, in Queensland.
Packaging technologists head to Woolworths for an in-store excellence training session held by The AIP
26.10.2009 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP), in conjunction with IGD in the United Kingdom, ran their second in-store excellence training session at Woolworths Norwest store on the 19th of October.
Australian Institute of Packaging VIC Technical Dinner
15.10.2009 - The Australian Institute of Packaging is hosting a technical dinner to discuss the draft document being assembled by the National Packaging Covenant.
Inaugural Australian Institute of Packaging scholarship awarded at PCA Awards
12.10.2009 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) awarded the inaugural Scholarship for the Certificate in Packaging during the PCA Awards evening.
Australian Institute of Packaging congratulates Vincent Chan
08.10.2009 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) would like to congratulate Vincent Chan, Monash University, VIC, for being awarded the gold award in the 2009 Southern Cross Judges Rationale Award.
AIP inaugural charity golf day a success
06.10.2009 - The NSW Branch of the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP), in conjunction with the Supply Chain & Logistics Association of Australia (SCLAA), recently ran their inaugural charity golf day.
AIP annual charity golf day continues to raise for charity
30.09.2009 - The Queensland Branches of the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP), in conjunction with the Supply Chain & Logistics Association of Australia (SCLAA), ran their annual charity golf day last week a
Australian Institute of Packaging to run joint event with NZIFST
29.09.2009 - AIP announced that they will be running a joint event with the New Zealand Institute of Food Science and Technology on Tuesday the 29th of September in Auckland.
Australian Institute of Packaging to run joint event with NZIFST
23.09.2009 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) is pleased to advise of a joint event with the New Zealand Institute of Food Science and Technology in Auckland on Tuesday the 29th of September.
John Nickless receives inaugural 25 years membership award
08.09.2009 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) are pleased to announce that they have established a 25 years of membership award for their members. John Nickless, MAIP received the inaugural recognition at a recent Victorian Branch event.
AIP & SCLAA NSW - Inaugural Charity Golf Day
04.09.2009 - The AIP in New South Wales are pleased to announce their inaugural Charity Golf Day which will be held on Wednesday the 16th of September at Camden Lakeside Golf Course.
Introduction to Plastics: Half-Day Training Course
20.08.2009 - Those most likely to benefit from this course are employees from plastics manufacturers, plastics sales people, plastics wholesalers and plastics end users from technical staff to line personnel.
Australian Institute of Packaging announce second intake for 2009 Certificate in Packaging
17.08.2009 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) has announced the second intake for the 2009 Certificate in Packaging course is now open for enrolments.
AIP - South Australia - Introduction to Plastics - Training Course
07.08.2009 - The Australian Institute of Packaging announces their second Half-day Training Course to South Australian members.
Australian Institute of Packaging heads to South Australia
20.07.2009 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) are pleased to advise that they are taking their half-day training courses to South Australia.
Packaging Technologists head to Woolworths
30.06.2009 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP), in conjunction with IGD in the United Kingdom, ran their inaugural in-store excellence training session at Woolworths Newington store on the 16th of June t
Arthritis Australia introduce Ease of Use programme at Australian Institute of Packaging National Technical Forums
24.06.2009 - Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) National Technical Forums, which were held alongside AUSPACK 2009, saw the launch of the Ease of Use programme, designed for consumer products and packaging.
Australian Institute of Packaging award Life Membership to Ian Fletcher
23.06.2009 - During the 2009 Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) National Technical Forums, which were held alongside AUSPACK 2009, Ian Fletcher, FAIP, was awarded Life Membership to the Institute for his long
Australian Institute of Packaging National Technical Forums discuss importance of packaging design for the ageing population
22.06.2009 - Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) National Technical Forums were held alongside AUSPACK 2009. The AIP National Technical Forums were designed to bring together packaging technologists and other
Australian Institute of Packaging organise Packaging MEGA Trends National Technical Forum 2009
26.05.2009 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) 2009 National Technical Forum with the theme ‘Packaging MEGA Trends’ will be held alongside AUSPACK at Sydney Showgrounds.
Australian Institute of Packaging half day training courses head to South Australia
30.04.2009 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) have announced that they will be taking their successful half day training courses into South Australia with the first course, ‘Packaging for Product Life E
International speakers to present papers at Australian Institute of Packaging 2009 National Technical Forum
28.04.2009 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) have announced that five international speakers will be presenting at the 2009 National Technical Forum which will be held alongside AUSPACK 2009.
Scholarship programmes for packaging engineers available from Australian Packaging Machinery Association
16.04.2009 - The Australian Packaging Machinery Association annual scholarship programme will enable one lucky packaging engineer the opportunity to complete a diploma in packaging technology. The Australian Packa
The Australian Institute of Packaging announce scholarship programme in collaboration with Cormack Innovation Awards
07.04.2009 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) have announced the establishment of their annual scholarship programme to provide one of the top 20 students in the Cormack Innovation Awards with the oppor
Packaging MEGA Trends theme to feature at Australian Institute of Packaging 2009 National Technical Forums programme
23.03.2009 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) have announced that the booking form for 2009 National Technical Forums programme is now available.
Australian Institute of Packaging organise Supply Chain and Logistics Annual Conference 2009
23.01.2009 - The Supply Chain & Logistics Conference is organised by industry associations including the Supply Chain & Logistics Association of Australia, (SCLAA) the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP), QUT School of International Business, CIPS Australia,
Australian Institute of Packaging appoint new Vice President
21.01.2009 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) have appointed Pierre Pienaar FAIP as their new Vice President. Currently chairman of the Queensland branch of the AIP, Pierre is also a long standing tutor to the AIP certificate and diploma courses in pac
Australian Institute of Packaging and SCLAA hold annual charity golf day to raise funds
27.11.2008 - The Queensland Branches of the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) and the SCLAA ran their annual charity golf day recently at Northlakes Golf Course raising $4,500 for charity. The two charities chosen for 2008 were Mercy Ships and Spectrum Empl
Australian Institute of Packaging visit two companies to witness first hand demonstration of operations
24.11.2008 - A successful year of advisement on Packaging Technology by the Southern Branch of the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) in Melbourne culminated when two companies allowed members access to their facilities to see first hand the operations of so
Australian Institute of Packaging congratulate Sarah Cameron for winning the Southern Cross Judges Rationale Award
03.11.2008 - Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) congratulate Sarah Cameron, Faculty of Design, Swinburne University of Technology, VIC, for being awarded the 2008 Southern Cross Judges Rationale Award, which is sponsored by the Institute.
Ai Group and Australian Institute of Packaging deliver training courses for industries
31.10.2008 - It has been around fifteen months since Ai Group, under the Victorian Government ISA project, began working closely with the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) to deliver half day training courses to the industry. The courses have been diver
Australian Institute of Packaging recognise two new Fellows
30.09.2008 - Greg Roberts FAIP and Michael Morgan FAIP recently attended a Victorian function where they were formally recognised for their upgrade to Fellow of the AIP.
Information session on ‘Food Packaging and the Extension of Shelf Life’ arranged by Australian Institute of Packaging
24.09.2008 - The series of Industry Skills Advisers’ initiative aimed to increase skills in the packaging industry with Professor Harry Lovell OAM FAIP presenting the half day information session entitled, Food Packaging and the Extension of Shelf Life. The Austr
Australian Institute of Packaging to conduct Introduction to the Economics of Packaging training course
10.09.2008 - Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) will be holding an Introduction to the Economics of Packaging half day training course for the industry in Melbourne in October and Brisbane in November. This training course is intended for people, who have a
Joint meeting of AIP and SCAA held at Box Hill
07.07.2008 - The now traditional joint meeting for the benefit of members of the Australian Institute of Packaging [AIP] and the Surface Coating Australia Association [SCAA] was held at Box Hill in July.
"A Climate of Change" theme for AIP National Conference held at Sydney's Luna Park
24.06.2008 - The AIP National Conference, organised by Australian Institute of Packaging, hosted over 280 delegates, exhibitors, members of the press and other interested parties.
George Ganzenmuller recognised at 2008 AIP National Conference
23.06.2008 - According to Past National President, Llew Stephens, FAIP, George Ganzenmuller’s voluntary contribution to the AIP serves as an inspiration to us all.
Australian Institute of Packaging to hold National Conference
16.05.2008 - Australian Institute of Packaging’s (AIP) 2008 National Conference registrations are now open.
AIP to provide training for Nestlé Oceania
08.05.2008 - Nestlé and the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) have cemented their relationship with a commitment of enrolments of 9 students in the new Certificate in Packaging and another 4 students in the Diploma in Packaging Technology.
Australian Institute of Packaging to hold sustainability conference for packaging industry
25.03.2008 - If you are interested in learning about how the packaging industry can become sustainable then the 2008 Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) National Conference is for you.
Australian Institute of Packaging to hold National Conference 2008
10.03.2008 - With over forty speakers presenting papers in two action-packed days the 2008 Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) National Conference is gearing up to be the large sustainability conference in the Australian packaging industry.
Australian Institute of Packaging National Conference 2008
15.02.2008 - The Australian Institute of Packaging has announced that the 2008 National Conference program is available.
Australian Institute of Packaging holds joint meeting with Society of Plastics Engineers
14.02.2008 - The 2008 calendar of Australian Institute of Packaging [AIP] in Victoria started with a joint meeting with the Society of Plastics Engineers [SPE] when recycled and virgin delegates linked molecules to form an audience.
Convincing, Chocolate, Cheese, Connoisseurs
08.02.2008 - Robyn Haworth a chocolatier trading as Robyn Haworth Chocolates, serving a discerning clientele trained in food preparation but selected chocolate as her career.
Emeritus Professor Harry Lovell, FAIP recognised in Australia Day Honours 2008 with an OAM
07.02.2008 - Emeritus Professor Harry Lovell, FAIP has been awarded an OAM in the Australia Day Honours 2008.
AIP to hold Introduction to Plastics training course in Sydney and Brisbane
04.02.2008 - Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) will be holding an Introduction to Plastics half-day training course in Sydney and Brisbane in March for the industry.
Dr. Paul Singh to speak at 2008 AIP National Conference
22.01.2008 - Dr. Paul Singh, Professor in the School of Packaging, Michigan University, USA has been announced as the keynote speaker at the 2008 AIP National Conference organised by the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP).
James Tupper to speak on food industry at 2008 AIP National Conference
21.01.2008 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) announced that James Tupper, ECR Learning & Change Manager, IGD in the United Kingdom, will be presenting two papers at the 2008 AIP National Conference on the 12th and 13th of June.
Australian Institute of Packaging conducts product identification seminar
29.11.2007 - The seminar provided attendees with a better understanding of all aspects of product identification and traceability.
James Tupper to present two papers at 2008 AIP National Conference
29.11.2007 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) has announced that James Tupper, ECR Learning and Change Manager, IGD in the United Kingdom will be presenting two papers at the 2008 AIP National Conference on the 12th and 13th of June.
Australian Institute of Packaging meeting held
19.11.2007 - The November meeting of the Australian Institute of Packaging [AIP] took the form of a plant visit when members and guests visited Visy Automation in the outer Melbourne suburb of Coolaroo.
AIP to conduct product identification seminar
31.10.2007 - The half day seminar will provide attendees access to better understanding of all aspects of product identification and traceability.
AIP announces keynote speaker for 2008 AIP National Conference
30.10.2007 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) has announced that the keynote speaker for the 2008 AIP National Conference will be Paul Singh, who is a Professor in the School of Packaging, Michigan University, USA.
Australian Institute of Packaging meeting held in Melbourne
12.10.2007 - WorkSafe is a major supporter of sport in Victoria both at development and senior level which is an acknowledged way to deliver messages to the public.
Joint AIP/SCLAA annual charity golf day held in Queensland
09.10.2007 - The joint AIP/SCLAA annual charity golf day, which was held at North Lakes Golf Course in Queensland, saw $11,000 raised for Spectrum Employment and Starlight Foundation and a fully booked course of 144 budding golfers.
AIP’s NSW branch to visit Regent Park facility of Colorpak
09.10.2007 - The Australian Institute of Packaging, NSW branch will be heading to the Regent Park facility of Colorpak on Wednesday 24th October.
AIP sponsors Southern Cross Packaging awards
26.09.2007 - The Australian Institute of Packaging is a sponsor of the Southern Cross Packaging awards because of their focus on fostering an interest in packaging in Australia's young designers and graphics students.
Traditional joint meeting of members from AIP and APPITA held in Melbourne
13.08.2007 - The traditional joint meeting of members from Australian Institute of Packaging [AIP] and the Technical association for the pulp and paper industry of Australia and New Zealand [APPITA] was held in Melbourne in August this year.
Papers invited for the 2008 Australian Institute of Packaging National Conference
06.08.2007 - Food, Beverage, Packaging and Manufacturing industries are now invited to submit an abstract under the theme Climate of Change: Towards a sustainable packaging industry for the 2008 Australian Institute of Packaging National Conference which will be
AIP, AFGC and IGD jointly hold seminar
02.08.2007 - The Australian Institute of Packaging’s recent breakfast seminar in Queensland, Shelf Ready Packaging, held in conjunction with the AFGC and IGD UK, was a success.
Australian Institute of Packaging participates in a conference
20.07.2007 - Cameron Gilliland Business Development Manager of ITW Fastex New Zealand was passed the ball to start the presentation and was supported by Glenn Woodworth Director of Blue Sky Packaging who had the run down to the final goal.
Sarah Squire wins inaugural Harry Lovell Award
02.07.2007 - The inaugural Harry Lovell Award was recently awarded to Sarah Squire, Product Development Manager, Recochem, Queensland.
SCAA and Australian Institute of Packaging attend joint technical meeting
28.06.2007 - Over sixty members from the Surface Coatings Australia Association [SCAA] and the Australian Institute of Packaging [AIP] turned out on a cold June night to attend a joint technical meeting arranged to discuss the application of water based inks and
Australian Institute of Packaging Forum held at AUSPACK
08.05.2007 - This year's AIP forums focussed on a broad range of topics to ensure all member segments would find something of interest.
Meeting on alternatives to traditional can at Australian Institute of Packaging
13.04.2007 - The April 2007 meeting of Australian Institute of Packaging was about alternatives to the traditional can.
Brandspank attends Australian Institute of Packaging meeting
30.03.2007 - John [Jed] Davis the founder of Brandspank, a branding agency and management consultancy specialising in brand building via innovation, was an important speaker at the March meeting of Australian Institute of Packaging in Melbourne.
AIP Technical Forums to be held during AUSPACK 2007
23.03.2007 - The National Australian Institute of Packaging Technical Forum which will be held during AUSPACK on the 2nd and 3rd of May 2007 should not be missed.
Blake Pearce wins AIP Judges Rationale Award
22.03.2007 - The AIP Judges Rationale Award was won by Blake Pearce then at Holmesglen Institute of TAFE in Victoria but now a student at Monash University studying design.
Blake Pearce wins AIP Judges Rationale Award
22.03.2007 - The AIP Judges Rationale Award was won by Blake Pearce then at Holmesglen Institute of TAFE in Victoria but now a student at Monash University studying design.
AIP on plastics for green packaging
14.03.2007 - The 2007 year, which is the forty-fourth that Australian Institute of Packaging [AIP] has been conducting monthly meetings, was a joint venture with the Society of Plastics Engineers [SPE] where AIP brought five speakers to the podium to discuss plas
International Speakers to be present at AIP Technical Forums during AUSPACK 2007
12.01.2007 - Two International Speakers will be heading to Australia to present at the National Australian Institute of Packaging Technical Forum, which will be held during AUSPACK on the 2nd and 3rd of May 2007.
National Australian Institute of Packaging Technical Forum to be held during AUSPACK
11.01.2007 - The National Australian Institute of Packaging Technical Forum will be held during AUSPACK on the 2nd and 3rd of May 2007.
Paul Haberland awarded Fellowship to the Australian Institute of Packaging
29.11.2006 - Paul Haberland has been awarded his Fellowship to the Australian Institute of Packaging for his technical knowledge and significant contribution to the Australasian packaging industry and to Nestle.
National Australian Institute of Packaging Technical Forum to be held in May 2007
29.11.2006 - The National Australian Institute of Packaging Technical Forum will be held during AUSPACK on the 2nd and 3rd of May 2007.
AIP IGD retail event to be held in Sydney
09.11.2006 - International retail is changing rapidly as global retailers invest in emerging markets and strengthen domestic operations. FMCG manufacturers face the challenges of private label growth, low cost global sourcing and supply chain initiatives such as
AIP looks at smart packaging
16.10.2006 - When the AIP Victorian Branch held a recent joint meeting with APPITA with the theme of smart packaging they needed good quality speakers to attract an audience, and after the evening ended no one left disappointed.
Understand the global retail landscape
04.10.2006 - The Australian Institute of Packaging has secured speakers from the London based retail consultancy International IGD to speak at a special event on the global retail landscape, the future of FMCG manufacturing and the trends and strategies being emp
AIP NSW Business Over Breakfast
29.09.2006 - The Australian Institute of Packaging's (AIP) Business Over Breakfast series will tackle the topic of RFID in October
Packaging is mother of lifecycle analysis
15.08.2006 - At the August meeting of the Australian Institute of Packaging in Victoria, RMIT Centre for Design assistant director Tim Grant and Plastral manager (degradable films) Warwick Hall Manager presented on bioplastics and life cycle analysis in connec
Recycling covered at AIP dinner
07.07.2006 - There are a number of issues to be addressed by consumers and the packaging industry in regards to rubbish sorting and collection according to two recyclers and a facilitator who spoke at the Australian Institute of Packaging June meeting in Melbourn
Retail: packaging in the near future
06.07.2006 - Australia’s $46.8 billion retail industry is on the cusp of major change. Its success rides on acceptance and uptake of packaging and supply chain innovations, writes Packaging editor Matthew Levinson.
Institute explores four corners of RFID
07.04.2006 - The Australian Institute of Packaging brings four very different users of the technology for a technical function entitled ‘4 Corners of RFID’ at the Brisbane Hilton Hotel on Wednesday 19 April, 2006.
Packaging industry training
23.03.2006 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) has appointed Packaging Appointments (a division of The Appointments Group) to administer its packaging industry training programs. These include the Diploma of Packaging, the Certificate of Packaging and v
Packaging: shelf ready?
15.02.2006 - Seats filled fast at he Australian Institute of Packaging’s (AIP) technical forum at AUSPACK with attendees keen to hear and discuss key issues facing not only the packaging industry, but suppliers and consumers of food items - not the least of which
Contract packing challenges seminar
14.02.2006 - The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) is holding a seminar on contract packaging challenges with a dinner at the Box Hill Golf Club in Melbourne on Wednesday, 1 March 2006.
Flexible packaging seminar dinner
31.01.2006 - THE Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) is holding a seminar dinner on advanced polyolifins and applications on Wednesday, 22 February at the Ryde Parramatta Golf Club.
AIP National Conference 2006
23.01.2006 - The Australian Institute of Packaging has confirmed the dates for the National Packaging Conference which will be held at Conrad Jupiters on the Gold Coast, Queensland from June 15-16, 2006.
Food Packaging: Principles and Practice
23.01.2006 - Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) Fellow Dr Gordon Robertson has recently had the second edition of his book Food Packaging: Principles and Practice published by CRC Press in the USA.
Flexible packaging innovations event
17.01.2006 - A joint AIP & SPE Technical Dinner will be held at the Box Hill Golf Club on Thursday, February 9, 2006. The theme of the dinner will be Flexible Packaging Innovations.
AIP conference the critical link for industry
16.01.2006 - The Australian Institute of Packaging’s (AIP) national packaging conference will be held at Conrad Jupiters on the Gold Coast, Queensland on June 15-16 featuring the theme ‘Packaging ... the critical link’. Following a number of topical seminars over
AIP and The Appointments Group join forces
24.10.2005 - THE Australian Institute of Packaging and The Appointments Group have announced a partnership for the marketing and administration of the new online courses Diploma in Packaging Technology and the Certificate in Packaging. The Appointments Group will
Glass packaging and labelling: AIP technical dinner
29.09.2005 - THE Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) is holding a technical dinner on glass packaging, labels and labelling on Wednesday 5 October at the Box Hill Golf Club, Victoria.
Upstill recognised for distinguished service
02.09.2005 - John Upstill, Victorian State Manager of Cospak, was recently recognised with a Distinguished Service Award from the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP).
Cans cleverly cloned
08.08.2005 - The Macquarie Dictionary may need to change the definition of a can once all of the technological innovations recently showcased at a recent Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) technical forum arrive in the market. Michael Halley writes for Packa
Top 100 Packaging ideas: #42 Squattle
24.06.2005 - First introduced at the 2002 Packaging Clean & Green conference run by the Australian Institute of Packaging, this collapsible bottle is drawing interest from both local and international manufacturer
Discover latest trends in drink packaging
10.06.2005 - THE Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) is hosting a technical dinner at the Box Hill Golf Club in Melbourne on Wednesday 6 July on the latest developments in beverage packaging.
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