PACK EXPO and EXPO SHOP – Two B2B Exhibitions and a Lot of Related Events at ROMEXPO, in mid-May

From Wednesday, May 16th, until Saturday, May 19th, you are expected in the B2 pavilion of Romexpo-Bucharest with two B2B exhibitions: Pack Expo 2018, Southeastern Europe packaging and packaging solutions exhibition, and Expo Shop-Future Retail Solutions , the first exhibition dedicated to the retail industry in Romania.

For four days, the largest and newest pavilion in the exhibition center will turn into a mega-scene dedicated to the packaging and retail industries.

Here’s what to expect at Pack Expo:

  • International presence

At this year’s edition, over 30% of exhibitors come from 14 countries: Austria, Bulgaria, Brazil, China, Italy, Greece, Great Britain, Poland, the Czech Republic, Turkey, Hungary, Albania, Slovakia and Romania, which means a new offer of products and services for the Romanian market.

  • LIVE Technological show

More than 100 innovative equipments will be in operation during the exhibition: packaging solutions, packing, dosing, filling, marking and labeling, palletizing, logistics, stacking, packaging design, packing technologies for dairy industries, fruit-vegetables, pastry-confectionery, bakery, meat industry, non-food, LIVE demonstrations.

  • Equipments exposed for the first time

Among them, we mention: the VideoJet 1860 (the most advanced inkjet marking system currently available on the market by Multidevelopment), Esko Kongsberg C44 (a cutting table brought to Romania by Transilvae Group for the first time), Lachenmeier X1 stretch hood equipment and automated logistics solutions for the first time in Romania by iHope), TL 650 WEBOMATIC (revolutionary equipment in traysealer class, award winning at Anuga FoodTech), Toppy Aspo Label 300 (Paper Roll Handling Equipment) or Toppy Inverter.

  • Romanian Packaging Awards (2nd edition)

The only competition for packaging and labels in Romania is structured in five categories: Compact cardboard packaging of the year, Corrugated cardboard packaging (for retail), Flexible packaging of the year, Plastic rigid packaging of the year, Label of the year. On May 16th, at Pack Expo,  the best packaging and labels will be awarded.

  • Top speakers

Ministers, association presidents, food industry leaders, trade networks, equipment distributors, packaging and labels manufacturers will participate in the National Conference “Packaging Waste: Trends vs. Efficiency “, organized together with Infomedia Europe, FADI and in collaboration with the Ministry of Environment.

  • YOUNG CHEF Award: 1000 Euros

“YOUNG CHEF by Angst”, the ready meal recipe contest organized in partnership with ULMA Packaging, promotes innovative packaging through ready-made products made by young chefs with fresh and quality ingredients. The members of the jury are Chef Sorin Bontea, Sorin Minea (Angst) and Chef Ioan Cristian Şerb. Come on May 18th and May 19th to vote for the new YOUNG CHEF and you could be one of the lucky ones who will get food from Angst at their office, for 2 weeks!

  • Raffle with prizes and the Awareness Campaign “Consume SMART and EFFICIENT”

Within the awareness campaign “Consume SMART and EFFICIENT”, Cris-Tim (Pack Expo partner of the campaign) will be sampling at its own stand at the exhibition with products packed in innovative packages. At their stand will also take place a raffle with prizes in Cris-Tim products.

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Expo SHOP – Future Retail Solutions, the first retail exhibition in Romania dedicated to the retail industry, a B2B event organized by Euroexpo and Romexpo in partnership with, will take place between 16th and 19th May 2018 .

EXPO SHOP is the place where, for four days, major service and retail equipment suppliers will exhibit the latest solutions for the future of retail, a continuously changing field.

The EXPO SHOP event primarily addresses to all retailers, retailers, online retailers, independent traders and distributors – and related manufacturers (FMCG, DIY, IT & C etc).

  • Future Retail Solutions conference on May 17th

Beginning at 10:00 a.m. on May 17th, starts the Future Retail Solutions Conference, held in collaboration with The conference aims to bring to the forefront the newest services, solutions and equipment for retail and, on the other hand, news and trends in the retail market.

Significant speakers from NETOPIA mobilePay, Farmec, Biodeck and GLORY GLOBAL SOLUTIONS, GfK Romania, Carrefour, Biodeck, Kooperativa 2.0 or eMag Marketplace have already confirmed their presence.

For the full agenda – click HERE.

  • Future Store – a store of the future preview

At EXPO SHOP you will be able to see how the store of the future will look. Exhibitors present last-minute solutions for workflow efficiency, integrated sales systems, automated and compact systems for cash recirculation, compact systems for compact cleaning, digital signage systems.

More details are HERE.

  • Innovation Tour – presents the news of the edition

Within the EXPO SHOP the stands where the visitors will find innovations will be marked.

Among the innovations presented by exhibitors:

  • The first 4k kiosk freestanding stand in the world;
  • POS all-in-one;
  • Digital totem with touchscreen;
  • Latest-generation safes for retail;
  • Deep-free deep-water cleaning systems.

More details about the news of the edition are HERE.

  • Exclusive Discount

At EXPO SHOP, exhibitors give special discounts for the presented products and solutions, valid only during the exhibition. Details of the granted discounts are HERE.

More details can be found at


EUROEXPO Fairs is the largest private company in Romania, specialized in the organization of fairs, exhibitions and special events. With over 15 years of experience in organizing new fairs and exhibitions, the company has seen an upward trend and has managed to grow both the number of yearly exhibitors and visitors .
Through the organized fairs (Metal Show, Baby Boom Show – Spring and Autumn Edition, PRINT & SIGN, Corporate Gifts Show, Pack Expo, Expo Plast, Cleaning Show, Textile Technology Show), the company has built a professional communication platform between thousands of representatives of companies in Romania and abroad, positioning the company at the top of the ranking of the best event organizers.
EUROEXPO fairs and exhibitions provide the right framework for interaction, informative related events and projects to boost economic development.

ROMEXPO S.A. is the leader of the Romanian fair and exhibition industry that combines tradition with experience and quality at the international level, all for the benefit of exhibitors and specialists who, every year, confirm the good reputation of the company. The company is also internationally recognized as a full member of the World Association of Exhibition Industry – UFI, Central European Fair Trade Association – CEFA, International Exhibition Reporting Union – CENTREX and Association of Agricultural Fair Organizers Europe – EURASCO.