Tube Council News
HBA Global Expo & Tube Council Conference - June 9 - 12, 2014HBA Global Expo & Tube Council Conference - June 9 - 12, 2014
The Tube Council, www.tube.org held our annual membership meeting, June 9, 2014 and participated in HBA Global Expo 2014, June 10 - 12, 2014. Event held at Jacob Javit's Convention Center, New York, New York.
The Tube Council booth (H503) hosted our Innovation Pavilion, at HBA 2014, June 10 – 12, 2014, exhibiting a number of our member’s products, technologies and services. Members exhibiting included,
- Artube, www.artube.com
- Essel Propack www.esselpropack.com
- Montebello Packaging, www.montebllopkg.com
- MWV/Polytop. www.mwv.com
- Plastube. www.plastube.com
- Viva Healthcare Packaging, www.viva-healthcare.com
Tube Council activities and high lights included,
Our Annual business meeting and dinner, Monday, June 09, 2013. Both our meeting and dinner were well attended.
Elections of officer. We thank Jose Mathieu, Plastube for his service and contribution to the Tube Council
We welcome Alex Abbott, Berry Plastics, www.Berryplastics.com onboard as a member of Board of Directors.
Presentation. An overrview of market data specific to squeeze tubes by IRI Worldwide. A copy is posted on our web site for review.
Dinner party at ARNOS Restaurant, NY, NY, refer photo attachments.
Membership. We welcome Avery – Dennison Corporation, www.avery-dennison.com joining as an associate member
T.O.Y. Tube of the year 2013. Our competition for 2013 was a big success! Results are posted on our website. Please review posting of winners on our website. We are gearing up for our next competition. Several rule changes provide a bigger window of opportunity for submissions from our members for 2014. We anticipate a great turn out and stiff competition!
Winter Conference 2015. We are evaluating a number of sites for our winter conference.
We appreciate our members continued support and contributions. We welcome inquiries regarding membership and avenues promoting squeeze tubes as the package of choice in the marketplace!
Executive Secretary & Treasurer, The Tube Council