CCTI Announces the 2018 Fall Meeting in Conjunction with PACK EXPO International 2018

The Composite Can and Tube Institute (CCTI) is pleased to announce dates for the 2018 Fall Meeting, which will be held October 14-16, 2018 at the Union League Club of Chicago (ULCC).  CCTI will also be partnering again with PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies and exhibiting at PACK EXPO International and co-located Healthcare Packaging EXPO in Chicago during this timeframe.

“CCTI is thrilled to partner again with PACK EXPO and be part of the association pavilion.  This valuable resource to the manufacturing community allows our members to attend the trade show, network with the larger community, and meet on topics specific to our industry,” said Andrea Ball, CCTI Executive Director.

CCTI’s participation in PACK EXPO International allows attendees to explore new trends and the latest products, as well as visit with vendors who can discuss business opportunities, innovations and more.

“The Association Partner Pavilions at PACK EXPO International, and co-located Healthcare Packaging EXPO, bring together organizations with expertise across all markets in the packaging industry. These pavilions provide attendees with a convenient opportunity to connect and meet with industry leaders.  We are pleased to have CCTI again, as a partner.” said Jim Pittas, president and CEO, PMMI..

CCTI‘s Annual Fall and Technical Meeting is designed to give attendees the tools they need to shape a prosperous future for themselves, their companies and their industry. Industry leaders and experts will give insightful presentations and review the industry technical documents, which make the Annual Fall and Technical Meeting a must-attend event for everyone involved with this industry. The Annual Fall and Technical Meeting is attended by manufacturers and suppliers from the U.S., Canada, Mexico and worldwide.  More information and registration materials can be found on CCTI’s website,


The Composite Can and Tube Institute is an international trade association representing manufacturers of composite paperboard cans, tubes, cores, edgeboard, fibre drums and related items, as well as suppliers to those manufacturers. For more information, visit us online at

About PMMI

PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, represents more than 800 North American manufacturers and suppliers of equipment, components and materials as well as providers of related equipment and services to the packaging and processing industry. We work to advance a variety of industries by connecting consumer goods companies with manufacturing solutions through the world-class PACK EXPO portfolio of trade shows, leading trade media and a wide range of resources to empower our members. The PACK EXPO trade shows unite the world of packaging and processing to advance the industries they serve: PACK EXPO International, PACK EXPO Las Vegas, Healthcare Packaging EXPO, PACK EXPO East, EXPO PACK México, EXPO PACK Guadalajara and ProFood Tech. PMMI Media Group connects manufacturers to the latest solutions, trends and innovations in packaging and processing year-round through brands including Packaging World, Automation World, Healthcare Packaging, Contract Packaging, ProFood World and OEM. PMMI Business Drivers assist members in pursuing operational excellence through workforce development initiatives, deliver actionable business intelligence on economic, market and industry trends to support members’ growth strategies and actively connect the supply chain throughout the year.

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