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The first print-pack-label show after China reopening; Printing South China/Sino-Label 2023 hit a record high and ended successfully
Publish Date: 2023-03-04
The first print-pack-label show after China reopening; Printing South China/Sino-Label 2023 hit a record high and ended successfully

The three-day exhibitions, the 29th South China International Exhibition on Printing Industry (Printing South China) and the China International Exhibition on Label Printing Technology (Sino-Label) successfully concluded on 4 Mar 2023 at Area A, China Import and Export Fair Complex, Guangzhou, China.

Together with Sino-Pack and PACKINNO, the four fairs formed a print-to-pack one-stop trading platform that covered a total area of 140,000sq.m., gathered 1,738 exhibitors and 108,325 visitors. The visitors were from over 70 countries and regions, including China Hong Kong, China Macau, Taiwan Region, Malaysia, Japan, Russia, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Indonesia, Philippines, Singapore, India, Korea, Vietnam, Mexico, Peru, Canada, Australia, USA, France, etc.

As the first print-pack-label show in China after reopening, the number of visitors to Printing South China/Sino-Label 2023 has broken the record, marking a good start for the industry recovery.

Overwhelming Responses from Buyers All Over the World

With a focus on intelligence, digitalization, and sustainable development, Printing South China/Sino-Label 2023 has 12 theme zones: 【Digitalization and Application Zone】, 【Smart & Automatic Packaging Printing Zone】, 【Paper Container Packaging Zone】, 【Innovative Packaging Materials Zone】, 【Flexible Packaging Technique and Equipment Zone】, 【Corrugated Packaging Zone】, 【Environmental Solutions for Packaging and Printing Zone】, 【Digital Label Printing Zone】, 【RFID Smart Zone】, 【Environmental Flexography Printing Zone】, 【Green Label Material Zone】, and 【Anti-counterfeiting Traceability Zone】. Famous exhibitors from home and abroad, such as Masterwork Group, Jinbao, Hongming, Guowang, Zhongke, Horda, Zihong, Sinwei, Cron, Ruida, Zenbo, Zhengrun, Shiheng, Sinotecho, Shengtu, Ounuo, ZNEP, Hengchengxiang, Changhong, Epson, Taiyo, Weigang, Runtianzhi, Reborn, Durst, Xeikon, United Printing, Omet, Zhongte, Wanjie, Bengraphic, Haotian, Luster, Nickel, Label Source, Fuzhou, Darong, Soontomax, Hadesheng, Zhilian, Hua Da Hua Hui, Arojet, Caisheng, Pulisi, etc (in no particular order), demonstrated their latest products and technology, attracting buyers from all over the world to visit and source. Exhibitors were pleased with the show, and many of them have already reserved the booth for next year.

Hu, Director, Zhongke Tiangong (Wuhan) Intelligent Technology Co., Ltd, said, “’ Smart Factory 4.0’ presents how digitalization facilitates packaging production and demonstrates the whole manufacturing process of a boutique gift box. It assists the development of automation and intelligence, helping enterprises to upgrade and transform. Every section of the demonstration has attracted many audiences. The results have exceeded my expectations, so we plan to bring the whole production line to the exhibition next year, showing a more realistic connection between AGV and equipment.”

Li, General Manager of Sales, Zhejiang Jinbao Machinery Co., Ltd, said, “As the first print-pack show of 2023 in China, the number of visitors and the show quality have exceeded my expectations. Thank you Adsale for providing a professional platform to present cutting-edge technology to the audience. We have attracted the attention of many potential customers, we look forward to the cooperation next year.”

Lin, Sales Director, Guowang Technology (Zhejiang) Co., Ltd, said, “Printing South China/Sino-Label 2023 always serves the printing packaging industry professionally, presenting a great show to exhibitors and visitors. There are many innovative technology and equipment, pushing the industry forward. We are very pleased with the results, thanks organizer.”

Ms. Angela Wang, Marketing Executive, Durst China, shared, “Sino-Label 2023 is the first major exhibition in the label industry. We are pleased to present with Durst’s world-leading digital UV inkjet label printing platform Tau RSC and intelligent software solutions. Thanks to the organizer for providing a professional platform and considerate service, which helped us attract many professional buyers to visit and contact us, and also let the market have a deeper understanding of the Durst brand. Sincerely wish Sino-Label success!”

Moreover, the VIP Buyer Program provided a list of exhibitors based on the buyer’s sourcing needs. To facilitate communications between buyers and exhibitors, we have organized several networking activities in the VIP lounge, inviting exhibitors and buyers to meet and encouraging them to have in-depth interactions. Many buyers shared that they successfully found the products and resources they need in the exhibition.

Mr. Lonny Houn, Manager, Ming Kuang Enterprises Co, Taiwan, said, “The good word-of-mouth of Sino Label prompted me to visit this exhibition. This label exhibition is the most professional among all the label exhibitions I have visited. There are not only a lot of label manufacturing machines but also a lot of exhibitors of label materials, which has benefited me a lot. I will invite more friends from the same industry to visit the exhibition. I hope Sino-Label will be better and better, and the scale will be bigger and bigger!”

“I haven’t visited trade shows in China for three years due to the epidemic. I am coming for new products and maintaining connections with old partners. I found many desired products, met many partners, and found new supplier resources at Printing South China.” Said Ms. Marina Chalykh, Head of Sales of Printpack, Russia.

“I think the networking activity is very interesting. Having the opportunities to connect with exhibitors outside the label industry is very helpful for the future development of our company.” Said Mr. Jorge Castro, Division Manager of CIPTECH, Peru.

“It is my first time visiting Sino-Label. I was surprised to see so many exhibitors, buyers, and products. We have already got the samples and quotations from more than ten suppliers. I really appreciate the organizer took the initiative to contact buyers and provide us with information to solve problems.” Said Mr. Carlos Otero, Director General of Recreativo, Mexico

Over 100 Delegations Came to Visit

Printing South China/Sino-Label 2023 welcomed over 100 domestic and overseas delegations from associations and companies. Overseas delegations include the SANSIN Group, Hong Kong Printers Investment Association, 88 Event, etc. Domestic delegations are from associations in Southern China, Eastern China, and Central China, as well as enterprises such as YUTO, Hucais, CymMetrik, MYS, Donnelley, Leo Paper Group, etc.

Shenzhen YUTO Packaging Technology Co., Ltd. said, “As the first print-pack show in China after reopening, the show has attracted many visitors. ‘Smart Factory 4.0’ facilitates the development of automation and intelligence, making the visit worthwhile. Wish Printing South China getting better and better.”

Dongguan Publishing and Printing Association shared, “As the first printing and packaging show of the year, Printing South China has a large scale and various exhibits covering the whole printing and packaging industry. This year, there are a lot of visitors. Many exhibitors introduced their latest products and technology, providing various kinds of innovative, practical, and efficient printing and packaging equipment and solutions, which attracted a lot of members to visit and enquire. Moreover, the concurrent events gathering industry experts and focusing on current hot topics inspired our members. The visit is worthwhile. We wish Printing South China all the best in the future.”

“Every year we can see many new industry highlights and efforts the organizer put into the exhibition. This year, we visited the show with buyers from the Philippines, Vietnam, Malaysia, and Thailand. We found many high-quality exhibitors, and many buyers placed orders onsite. I look forward to cooperating with Printing South China again next year.” Said Mr. Zhang, Purchasing Director & Vice President of SANSIN International Group.

“It is our first time cooperating with Printing South China to organize a delegation. Many members are inspired by the cutting-edge technologies they saw in the exhibition. Thanks to the organizer for the invitation. I believe we will have more cooperation in the future.” Said Mr. Louis Hsu, Chairman of The Hong Kong Printers Investment Association.

4-in-1 Print-to-Pack Expo Upgrades and Returns in March 2024

Printing South China/Sino-Label/Sino-Pack/PACINNO will return on 4-6 March 2024 at China Import and Export Fair Complex, Guangzhou, P.R.China. The upcoming expo will be expanded again with an estimated exhibition area of 150,000sq.m. It is expected to have 2,000 exhibitors and more than 120,000 visitors. The platform will be more sophisticated with more business opportunities. See you in 2024!

More show information, please visit:

Website: | www.SinoLabelExpo
Facebook: @PrintingSouthChina | @SinoLabel
Twitter: @PrintingSChina | @SinoLabel
LinkedIn: @PrintingSouthChina | @SinoLabel

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