Smithers Pira: Why do you think it is important to attend the Specialty Papers EU conference?
Andrea Glawe: We've seen an increasing market for silicone release liner for multiple applications like transfer application recently, but also an increase for the label market.
Smithers Pira: What are the latest innovations in packaging, right now?
Andrea Glawe: Labels with informative functions, NFC-technology and security systems are having a big impact on the industry right now.
Smithers Pira: What are the main challenges the packaging industry is facing and how do you think this conference can address them?
Andrea Glawe: We see increasing functional applications for functional labels, which requires both side coating and printing processes too.
Smithers Pira: What are you most looking forward to hearing at the Specialty Papers EU conference in Cologne?
Andrea Glawe: I'm looking forward to learning about new applications.
Smithers Pira: Why should delegates attend Specialty Papers EU conference and what are the top three over riding takeaways they will receive?
Andrea Glawe: To learn the state of the art applications of paper for the packaging market as well as the high functional applications.
Smithers Pira: Can you provide a brief summary of what your presentation will cover and why it’s important for delegates interested in Specialty Papers to attend?
Andrea Glawe: Delegates to the event will be able to hear about applications and samples of products, coating and printing technologies for the functionalization of paper and machinery concepts.