Reston, Va.; Jan. 12, 2015 — PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, the owner and producer of the PACK EXPO portfolio of trade shows, is pleased to announce Lenze Americas (Booth 1014) will sponsor the Exhibitor and PMMI Member Lounges at the first PACK EXPO East (Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia; Feb. 16–18, 2015).

The lounges provide exhibitors amenities such as meeting space and coffee service away from the bustle of the show floor.

“We appreciate the Lenze Americas sponsorship. PACK EXPO show floors are always busy, and exhibitors and PMMI members tell us they value the lounges, where they can step away to conduct a meeting away from the floor or to simply recharge,” says Charles D. Yuska, president & CEO, PMMI.

Lenze Americas has sponsored PMMI Member and Exhibitor Lounges at other PACK EXPO shows, most recently PACK EXPO International and Pharma EXPO 2014.

“We feel that we’re offering a welcomed service to our fellow members and exhibitors,” says Susan Duval, marketing manager, Lenze Americas. “And we’re happy to do that, especially at the premiere of PACK EXPO East.”

Yuska notes PACK EXPO East is the only event in the North East for processing and packaging technologies across industries, and its Philadelphia location puts it within 200 miles of a third of U.S. consumer packaged goods manufacturers.

“PACK EXPO East is bringing the opportunities the PACK EXPO trade shows deliver so well — technological innovations, cross pollination of ideas, educational resources and networking opportunities — to the region’s vibrant manufacturing community,” Yuska adds.

PMMI’s Member Lounge (Room 120BC) and the Exhibitor Lounge (Room 125) will be open 9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. Monday, Feb. 16–Wednesday, Feb. 18. Complimentary coffee service will be available for exhibitors in both locations from 9:00–11:00 each morning.

To learn more and to attend PACK EXPO East, visit Packexpoeast.com. Registration is $30 through Jan. 21, 2015, when it increases to $60.

About PMMI
PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, is a trade association representing over 650 packaging and processing supply chain companies that provide a full range of packaging and processing machinery, materials, components and containers. PMMI actively brings buyers and sellers together through programs and events such as the PACK EXPO portfolio of trade shows, packexpo.com, PACK EXPO Show Daily, networking events and educational programs.

PMMI organizes the PACK EXPO trade shows: PACK EXPO International, Pharma EXPO, co-located with PACK EXPO International and presented jointly with the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE); PACK EXPO Las Vegas, PACK EXPO East, EXPO PACK México and EXPO PACK Guadalajara, connecting participants in the packaging and processing supply chain with their customers around the world. Coming Up: PACK EXPO East, debuting Feb. 16–18, 2015 (Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia); EXPO PACK Guadalajara 2015, March 10–12 (Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico); EXPO PACK México 2015, June 16–19 (Mexico City, Mexico); PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2015 (Sept. 28-30, Las Vegas Convention Center); Pharma EXPO, co-located with PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2015.

Learn more about PMMI and the PACK EXPO trade shows at PMMI.org and Packexpo.com.

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