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Tim Sykes

Tim Sykes

Editor ts@packagingeurope.com

Tim Sykes joined Packaging Europe at its launch and as editor since 2007 has overseen the expansion of the online brand. His areas of interest include packaging technology and design, material science, innovations in engineering, sustainability, and the growing internationalisation of the packaging supply chain. Tim, whose academic background is in Europeans languages, is known for flaunting his very limited knowledge of numerous languages.

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  • A World of Packaging

    24th Apr 2017:  Tim Sykes reconnects with Tom Schneider, president of the World Packaging Organisation, to chat about the awards and find out what...

  • MeetingPack 2017

    19th Apr 2017:  MeetingPack, which takes place this year in Valencia on 30-31 May, is established as one of the industry's most illuminating forum...

  • Bioplastics @ interpack

    18th Apr 2017:  EUBP managing director Hasso von Pogrell talks to Tim Sykes about the state of the industry and EUBP's expectations from interpack

  • Are you ready for Industry 4.0?

    13th Apr 2017:  Tim Sykes speaks to VDMA's Vera Fritsche about the widely anticipated Industry 4.0 exhibition at this year's interpack.

  • "Packaging Must Constantly Rejuvenate"

    12th Apr 2017:  The Dutch Packaging Association (NVC) is known throughout the industry as one of the most proactive, outward-looking and forward t...

  • The Affordable Nanotech Revolution

    17th Jan 2017:  Founded in 2009, OCSiAl has rapidly grown from a Siberian tech startup to a Luxembourg-headquartered global business that is reali...

  • Knowing Your Customer's Customer

    06th Dec 2016:  Tim Sykes visited Tetra Pak headquarters in Denton, Texas, for the launch of the latest edition of the company's latest Consumer G...

  • Consumer Generations: Tetra Pak's Senior Insights

    25th Nov 2016:  Tetra Pak's annual Consumer Generations White Paper is renowned for its in-depth analysis of consumers by their age, needs and spe...

  • Plastics in the Age of Industry 4.0

    20th Sep 2016:  Nigel Flowers, managing director of Sumitomo (SHI) Demag UK, talks to Packaging Europe's Tim Sykes as we look ahead to K 2016.

  • Highlighting the Best Future Machine

    05th Sep 2016:  At interpack 2017 Rockwell Automation will be hosting its 'Best Future Machine Award', which seeks to celebrate outstanding machin...

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