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innovationparc - Best Opportunity to Show Industry 4.0!

Currently, China is promoting its Made in China 2025 strategy – essentially the Chinese version of Industry 4.0, which aims to automate intelligent manufacturing in the future, allow for components and machines to communicate with each other, and for raw materials, machinery, plants, transportation and distribution to be efficiently integrated. This enables all systems to respond to ever-increasing customer demands and international competition. Whether applied in foods, drinks, medicines, cosmetics, non-food consumer goods, industrial products or in other end industries, the demand for innovative packaging solutions are increasing.

In response to this trends, Shanghai World of Packaging (swop) introduces, for the first time, the "innovationpac" special zone onsite to showcase all innovative packaging machinery and materials from all over the world! So far thousands of leading companies from end-user industries of food, beverage, cosmetics and pharmaceuticals have pre-registered as buyers and visitors to exchange creative ideas on packaging industry 4.0, including Yum, Pepsi, Abbott, Unilever, Johnsons and etc.

No matter you are the innovative packaging, robot or automation manufacturer vendor targeting food, beverage, cosmetics or pharmaceuticals, don't miss the last opportunity to attend innovationparc at swop!

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High Demand from End-user Industries for Industry 4.0!

Food Industry 4.0

Market experts expect that the sale of packaged food will rise by 19% totally by 2021 to reach 121 million tons in China. Also the trends towards high-quality and safe food products contribute to the rise in demand for innovative processed and packaged food products in China. Industry 4.0 will offer the chance to produce in a more cost efficient way and to control the increasingly complex production processes flexibly and individually, as well as the safety!  Learn more


Pharmaceutical Industry 4.0

China is the second largest pharmaceutical market in the world, forecasted to grow from $108 billion in 2015 to $167 billion by 2020, representing an annual growth rate of 9.1 percent. Total public and private healthcare expenditure reached $640 billion in 2015 and is expected to almost double to $1.1 trillion by 2020, as the Chinese government rapidly expands universal insurance coverage. Industry 4.0 will enhance the competitiveness of pharmaceutical companies. 

 Highlights of swop 2017

swop Covering Entire Value Chain

swop is the essential event for the food, beverage, confectionery, bakery, pharmaceutical, cosmetics, non-food and industrial goods sectors. No other trade fair in China represents the entire supply chain and provides all industry sectors with tailored solutions and innovative designs based on such a variety of materials. As member of interpack alliance, swop is an must-attend leading processing and packaging exhibition in China and Asian region. Learn more


Upgraded "FMCG Future Zone"

Joining hands with "Packaging family", Yuto, Jingli, RPC and other 500 well-known manufacturers of various packaging materials and products both domestically and abroad will display in Hall W3 with 10,000㎡Meanwhile, a high-end FMCG forum will be held to invite its end enterprise members to discuss hot topics in FMCG industries like food, beverage, daily care, cosmetics, pharmaceutical, etc. Learn more

Premiere SAVE FOOD China

SAVE FOOD debuts in China during swop 2017 with a featured area and forum to share solutions with the public about problems of food waste, extending the shelf life of food and preventing spoilage and damage during transportation. FAO, Chinese Minister of Agriculture, MULTIVAC, Dupont, TOMRA, Berry Global, Changsu will share their concept and innovative technology here. Learn more 


New Confectionery & Bakery Zone

Several leading European confectionery processing and packaging machinery manufacturers will exhibit with the goal of supplying Chinese and Asian dessert industries with advanced products and high quality services - among them the German exhibitors Theegarten-Pactec, Chocotech, Hänsel Processing, Winkler+Dünnebier, LoeschPack and Hansa Mixer. Learn more

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 Contact Organizers


Messe Düsseldorf (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.

Tel +86-21-6169 8388

Fax +86-21-6169 8301


Adsale Exhibition Services Ltd.

Tel +86-21-5187 9766

Fax +86-21-6469 3665


China Center for Food and Drug International Exchange (CCFDIE)

Tel +86-10-8221 2866

Fax +86-10-8221 2857