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On The Rise Awards

Recognize Your Rising Leaders

Do you have a rising leader in your company who displays leadership potential? Recognize his or her achievements by nominating them for PMMI’s new On the Rise Awards, produced by the Emerging Leaders Network. Winners will be honored at the 2018 Annual Meeting on Nov. 12-14 in Tampa, Florida and will receive a free registration and hotel stay. The deadline to submit nominations is Friday, Aug. 17.


Laws & Effect: Streamlining for Combination Products

FDA has proposed to help speed up their reviews of new products that combine categories, but will it really get out of its own way? Find out more in this week’s Healthcare Hub blog.

Amazon Gift Card

Want to win an Amazon gift card?

Download the new PMMI App using your member login and password and opt-in to receive at least one push alert. Your name will be entered into a weekly drawing to win a $25 Amazon gift card. For login questions, email


IoPP Salary Survey Results

The 2018 IoPP Salary Survey results are in! This survey, conducted by the Institute of Packaging Professionals and Packaging World magazine, was based on the responses of 1,182 packaging professionals across the United States. It takes a deep dive into the current state of salaries in the packaging industry and what the future looks like.


NEW Quickie Survey – Detectable Materials

Ever wonder about trends in visual detection materials and their role in complying with global standards?


Take our latest Quickie Survey and find out how you stack up in:

  • Customer demand for compliance to international standards
  • Methods of visual detection
  • Use of colored and metal detectable materials to increase safety and ward against contamination

ProPak China is Fast-Approaching!

Make the most of your time at ProPak China (July 11-13; Shanghai) by getting the insight you need for success: 

  • Download the China Packaging Machinery Market Assessment
  • RSVP to the China Market Analysis Presentation and Panel of End Users

Find more information about PMMI's presence at ProPak China online. Direct any questions to Paige Jarvi, global marketing coordinator, PMMI at


Put a Face to the Name

2018 PMMI Roadshow

Register for the PMMI Roadshow – the networking event of the summer! Mingle with fellow PMMI members and your customers July 31-Aug. 1 at Beckhoff Automation (San Jose, California). Take advantage of this free member benefit and register today.


In how many states is marijuana legalized to some degree?

Take a few seconds to answer this month’s polling question and be entered to win a FREE, limited edition PMMI Conveyor Coffee Tumbler. HINT: the answer can be found in a recently released infographic.  Winners will be selected at random from all participants TODAY at 1 P.M. EDT on Facebook Live. Make sure to follow us on Facebook for all the latest PMMI News!

Cannabis Packaging


Are You an Award Winner? Your New Product May Be, but ACT FAST!

The Technology Excellence Awards recognize exhibitors’ innovation in a variety of categories. All registered exhibitors of PACK EXPO International and co-located Healthcare Packaging EXPO 2018 are encouraged to submit an application on an innovative technology they have developed but never shown at a previous PACK EXPO International and Healthcare Packaging EXPO.  


For more details on how to submit an application, log into your exhibitor dashboard and click on the Technology Excellence Awards box.


Time is running out. Submissions will only be accepted through July 11, 2018!

Upcoming Events

July 12, 2018

Aug. 9 - 10, 2018 | Reston, Va.

July 31 - Aug. 1, 2018 | San Jose, Calif.

Oct. 12 - 13, 2018 | Chicago


Stay up-to-date with all things PMMI like never before! Download the new PMMI App from your iTunes or Google Play store and login using your PMMI member email and password. Questions? Contact Jeremy Adams at


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