Adhesives Magazine

PMMI ACQUIRES FULL OWNERSHIP OF EXPO PACK MEXICO

November 15, 2004
The Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Institute (PMMI) has announced the acquisition of the remaining shares of Expopak de las Americas, Inc., a joint partnership between PMMI and Oprex that produces EXPO PACK Mexico on an annual basis. Following the deal, PMMI owns 100% of Expopak de las Americas, Inc. Since 1993, PMMI has owned 50% of Expopak de las Americas, Inc. with its partner Oprex, a Mexican-based tradeshow producer. PMMI recently purchased the 50% stake owned by Oprex and will now bring EXPO PACK Mexico fully under the PACK EXPO brand, internationally recognized as leading packaging tradeshows.

For more information on EXPO PACK Mexico, contact Jorge Izquierdo at Jorge@pmmi.org or (703) 243-8555.