March Social: Sustainable Packaging
Time & Date
Wednesday 25 March 2020
Starting 18:30 at:The Camden Grocer, Unit 89 – Stables Market, Chalk Farm Rd., London, NW1 8AH
Join us for our legendary monthly socials, where food and drink founders and industry experts gather for an evening of networking, sharing new ideas and advice, learning new things and making new friends.
Our socials are free to attend: No need to arrive on the dot or stay ‘til the end – it’s a social!
What happens: At each Social we are joined by an industry icon who will share invaluable thoughts and insights to kick the evening off, around 7pm. They will give a very short, 10 minute, talk, swiftly followed by a Question & Answer session and networking. Feel free to bring some samples of your product if you have any.
This month’s theme: Sustainable Packaging
Guest Speaker: Paul Horton – Paul is the founder of brandprintcolour™️, working with brand owners, retailers and printers to develop and refine packaging strategy. He’s spent 20 years at the forefront of the packaging industry holding senior positions across Europe and Asia supplying FMCG, retail, tobacco and pharmaceutical sectors with print and packaging innovation.
In his previous role Paul was pivotal in bringing sustainable packaging to market for a host of brands including the worlds first TUV accredited home compostable ‘plastic free’ trust-mark packaging for Percol coffee as well as supporting the UK’s first 100% compostable & Plastic Free crisp brand Two Farmers with print and packaging expertise.
Paul has since breathed life into sustainable packaging solutions for a number of startups sharing a wealth of expertise via his pactential™️ and sustential™️ workshops.
Who will be there: Food and drink entrepreneurs, individuals thinking of starting a food & drink business, industry experts.
Thanks to The Camden Grocer for supporting our community by providing this fantastic space.