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04.05.2023 – Interpack 2023 starts

FormerFab® starts the Interpack week 6 years after the last edition, the world’s largest packaging trade fair, Interpack, is taking place again at the Düsseldorf exhibition center. At the same time, the Components trade fair is also taking place in Düsseldorf in Hall 18, a specially erected exhibition tent in the middle of all the …

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Future Days 2023 Freising

Henry Drut at the IVLV Future Days 2023

IVLV Future Days 2023 Freising – “Packaging and Circular Economy 2023” Today the IVLV Future Days 2023 started in Freising/Germany. Organizer are the Fraunhofer Institute for Process Engineering and Packaging IVV and the IVLV e.V. The topics of the 2-day conference are Design FOR Recycling and Design FROM Recycling. Experts from the areas of material …

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What you can expect from us

FormerFab 2023 – What you can expect from us!

2023 with FormerFab – What could you expect? First of all we wish all our business partners, customers and suppliers a happy and successful year 2023 with many fantastic moments! You already know it – long time before the new year 2023 started, the plannings for it had started deep in 2022 or many years …

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ACHEMA 22: Siebler-Pack shows FormerFab paper forming shoulders

    FormerFab’s PAPER forming shoulders at ACHEMA 2022 in Frankfurt, Germany ACHEMA 22, World Forum International Leading Trade Fair for the Process Industry, will be held in Frankfurt, Germany, from Aug. 22 to Aug. 26, 2022. Without having their own booth at this year’s ACHEMA, trade show visitors can still see FormerFab’s forming shoulders …

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We are 2022 Finalists of The Sustainability Awards!

With world first: FormerFab finalist at Sustainability Awards 2022!

World first: design diversity for paper-based flow packs FormerFab® GmbH is a finalist in the Sustainability Awards 2022 FormerFab® GmbH was one of four companies to make it to the finals of the Sustainability Awards 2022, which are presented annually by the “Packaging Europe” magazine. The medium-sized company based in Freital near Dresden produces forming …

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FormerFab joins ECPA

FormerFab GmbH joins the European Co-Packers Association (ECPA)

FormerFab® GmbH joins ECPA as Associate Member FormerFab® GmbH has been an Associate Member of the European Co-Packers Association (ECPA) since June 1st, 2022. Associate Members are members who are not primarily contract packers themselves, but who can make a significant contribution to the industry. The corresponding agreement was signed at the end of May …

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FormerFab and Watttron at IPACK-IMA and HISPACK

FormerFab together with Watttron at the IPACK-IMA and HISPACK

At FormerFab, May is all about southern European packaging trade fairs. Together with our partner Watttron we are represented at two trade fairs in the merry month of May. First you will find us from May 3rd to 6th at the IPACK-IMA in Milan in Hall 5 / Booth C46. At the end of May …

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Roy Holfert on the podcast AUSGEpackT

In an interview with Matthias Laux and Martin Hirschmann in the packREPORT podcast AUSGEpackT, our Sales Director Roy Holfert talks about the challenges of paper packaging, about pioneering work that we are allowed to do almost every day and why handwritten Christmas cards are worth more than e-mails. We invite you to immerse yourself in …

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