- ZARAGOZA, Spain, July 4, 2018 (Press Release) -
- The 10th SAICA Professional Conference, “Unlocking the value chain” took place in Malahide (Dublin) on Wednesday 27th June
- SAICA also celebrates its 12th Innovation Contest, where designers from six different countries show their best packaging solutions.
The “Unlocking the value chain” conference was hosted by Brian Lister, Country Manager of SAICA Pack UK&Ireland, and gathered more than 300 participants attending the landmark event. Industry experts came together to discuss innovative packaging solutions for customers as well as current issues within retail.
Speaking at the event, Miguel Ángel Martínez, SAICA Pack’s Commercial & Marketing Director, said that the forum was an opportunity for SAICA to collaborate with customers to help add value to their products through supply chain solutions.
SAICA Pack’s Commercial & Marketing Director, Miguel Ángel Martínez, said:
“The End-to-End approach shapes our goal of “Unlocking the value chain” which represents Saica´s aim to improve every step in our customers value proposal by working together towards a sustainable world”
Michael Shaw, SAICA Ireland Regional Sales Director, shared several examples about End-to-End experiences with local Irish customers, which improved their processes in their supply value chains.
Other contributors included Arnold Dillion, Head of Strategics Campaigns IBEC who spoke about the Brexit impact in the economy; Martin Kersh, FPA Executive Director; Joseph Reed, Head of Supply Chain Europe and UK Pizza Hut and Martin Leeming, TrakRap CEO.
In bringing the event to a close, SAICA Group General Manager, Pedro Gascón said:
“Innovation has been the basis of Saica’s development, and we continually challenge ourselves to further develop new products and more efficient processes so that we can move forward to the future”.
About Saica Group
Saica is one of the largest European players in the development and production of recycled paper for corrugated cardboard, with a production of 3,3 million tonnes of paper. With more than 10,000 employees across Spain, France, Italy, Portugal, UK, Ireland, Turkey, Luxembourg and The Netherlands. Saica Group has four business areas: recycled paper production for corrugated cardboard (PAPER), recyclable materials recovery (NATUR), production of corrugated packaging (PACK) and flexible packaging (Flex). The consolidated turnover of the multinational is nearly 2.727 million Euros (consolidated sales, 31.12.17).