The Advertisers’ Association of Nigeria (ADVAN) partnered with Afrocet Montegomery Exhibition Limited, the organisers of Propak West Africa 2018 for her annual packaging conference.
The 3 days event which took place at the Landmark Event Centre, Oniru VI, Lagos, had ADVAN members in attendance.
Mrs Ediri Ose-Ediale, the Executive Secretary of ADVAN gave the keynote address on day two of the event. She also moderated the panellist
discussion “Innovation in a Shifting Landscape: Consumer Behaviour Changing Packaging Adoption Strategies” which had Mrs Oluwaseyi Ayesa, Innovation, Brands & Portfolio Management, FrieslandCampina WAMCO, Mrs Oluwakemi Fabusoro, Head, Consumer Engagement, Media & Agency Relations West Africa, Cadbury and Mr Charles Nonchiri, Head of Marketing, PZ Cussons as members of the panelist.
Other speakers include Mr Kachi Onugbogu, Executive Director of TGI Group who spoke on the topic “Nigeria’s Packaging and Processing Industry”. Mr Alex Goma, Managing Director, PZ Cussons-SBU who was represented by Mr Charles Nnochiri, Head of Marketing, PZ Cussons. Mr Charles Nnochiri spoke on “Breakthrough Packaging Technology to Boost Efficiency for Food Producers”.
Mrs Joan Ihekwaba, the Managing Director of UAC Restaurant gave her presentation on “Enhancing your Brand by Introducing New Products in Plastics and Bio-based Packaging” while Mrs Gloria Nwubuike, Head of Marketing, Nestlé Waters spoke on “Innovations Driving the PET Shrink Market and Continuing PET Trends for Food Packaging”.
Mr. Osamede Uwubanwen, General Manager, Biogenerics Nigeria limited, and Mr. Rotimi Oyesiji, General Brands Manager, NASCO, were members of the panelist of discussion for “Upholding Standard in Manufacturing, Processing and Packaging Industries in Nigeria.”
Propak West Africa 2018 was an opportunity for participating ADVAN members and other marketing professionals to come together, see new products and solutions available in the packaging marketing industry. It was a forum to meet old and new clients, learn about new insights from other marketing professionals.