The packaging industry has maintained a consistent growth pattern over the past few years, especially in the southern region of India. Taking this into cognizance, IndiaMART.com, India's largest online B2B marketplace, has decided to associate with one of the most renowned trade events Pack Plus South 2011 - The Total Packaging, Processing and Supply Chain Event, to be held in HITEX Exhibition Centre, Hyderabad. To be organised by Print-Packaging.com from July 1, 2011 to July 4, 2011, the exhibition will bring forth latest of packaging, converting, processing and supply chain industries. Through this event IndiaMART.com aims to propel growth of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in these sectors.
Commenting on the association, Mr. Dinesh Agarwal, Founder & CEO, IndiaMART.com, said,“We continue to align with significant trade shows such as Pack Plus South 2011 as they create new business opportunities and bring new age solutions for small enterprises. We are sure that this event will replicate its last year's success this time too and bring benefits to SMEs."
IndiaMART.com will seek to connect a large base of suppliers with buyers at Pack Plus South 2011. The SMEs will showcase an array of products and services encompassing packaging solution for products in food, chemical, pharma, auto, engineering and retail sector etc., packaging machines and equipments, equipment repair and maintenance services, multimedia technologies and services, printing & packaging materials and accessories, latest printing & packaging technologies, graphic arts and design services, pre-press services and many more at the event. Besides posing as a networking ground, the trade show will assist SMEs in learning about new technologies and trends in their respective sectors. In 2010, the event witnessed participation from over 300 exhibitors and 12000 visitors and this year, these numbers are slated to increase even more.
There will also be a concurrent conference, PackAge 2011, which will be held from June 30, 2011 to July 1, 2011. It will address issues pertaining to converting and pharmaceutical packaging technologies. It will also have industry related events – India Packaging Show 2011 and India Converting Show 2011 later this year. Last year, IndiaMART.com had sponsored India Packaging Show 2010 which was highly acclaimed by both exhibitors and visitors at the event. This year too the company expects an exceptional response to the event.
IndiaMART.com is India's largest online B2B marketplace for Small & Medium Size Businesses, connecting global buyers with suppliers. The company offers a platform & tools to over 1 million suppliers to generate business leads from over 5 million buyers, who use the platform to find reliable & competitive suppliers. The company has over 4000 employees located across 75 offices in the country. Its existing investors include Intel Capital and Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd.
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IndiaMART.com offers products that enable small & medium size businesses generate business leads (online catalogs/store-fronts), establish their credibility (third party verified trust profile) and use business information (finance, news, trade shows, tenders) for their business promotion.