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European tape businesses cue in on sustainability in waste processing infrastructure and ‘enabling’ function of tape technologies
Afera’s 8th Webinar covered “the state of sustainability in adhesive tapes,” probing the importance of partnership, transparency and the E.U. Green Deal to the adhesive tape value chain
Why sustainability is important to the adhesive tape industry
Afera’s 7th webinar in COVID-19 lockdown exit series explored the European legislative business case for embracing “sustainability” in its various forms
Innovation lessons learned: Culture defines structure
Afera’s 6th webinar in COVID-19 lockdown exit series offered unique perspectives on new ways of thinking, emerging market opportunities, product diversification, culture versus structure, focus and collaboration within innovation
Registration for Afera’s Hybrid Annual Conference 30 Sept - 2 Oct 2020 is open
I am excited to announce that registration for Afera’s 63rd Annual Conference is open! And this year, we have more than one possibility for engaging in Europe’s premier adhesive tape business event.
PSTC to hold Fall Member Business Meeting in October
The association invites members for strategic discussions with fellow PSA tape industry decision-makers
Shorter supply chains in Europe will make the adhesive tape business future-proof
Afera’s 5th webinar in COVID-19 lockdown exit series explored strategic reconsiderations of supply chain goals, zeroing in on continuity, transparency, sustainability and flexibility
Business flexibility in accelerated “new normal” is driving the European tape industry
Afera’s 4th webinar in post-lockdown series covers U.S. and European demand for tapes and the opportunities coming out of a changing business environment which is adopting new communication cultures and systems at record speed
Afera shares COVID-19 best practices and experiences
Since our early decision to postpone Afera’s 9th Technical Seminar in Brussels to 24-26 August, we have seen the accelerated spread of the dangerous coronavirus throughout Europe. Meanwhile, we have lost count of the number of national, Europe-wide and international industry conferences, exhibitions, seminars, meetings and other public events that have been postponed or cancelled.