• This collaboration opens a space for debate and reflection on trends and innovation in the packaging sector
Girona, june 17th 2013.- CTec Manel Xifra Boada has signed an agreement to join the Association of Packaging Cluster (PACKAGING CLUSTER) of Catalonia with the aim of establishing a stable partnership entity both entities forming a point of innovation in the sector.
CTec Manel Xifra Boada, with the aim of raising awareness about the importance of packaging flexibility, bases all its activity on knowledge of the sector. Under this concept of knowledge meeting point, the center carries out activities focused on academic activities, training, strategic advice and support processes and technical developments in the industrial laboratory.
For its part, the Cluster brings together a total of 35 companies throughout Catalonia that's main purpose is to promote and contribute competitiveness in the value chain of the packaging sector in order to face globalization favorably, by promoting innovation of its members and improving environmental conditions in the sector.
Through this partnership, CTec Manel Xifra Boada will provide knowledge to the Cluster on topics such as innovation, trends and needs of the flexible packaging market. Thus, the Technology Center Manel Xifra Boada expected to develop an area of ??cooperation, discussion and reflection at the disposal of related corporations flexible packaging sector.
It should be noted that in Catalonia, some companies choose to outsource their packaging processes and often not given the strategic importance of this activity. For this reason, the Technology Centre Manel Xifra Boada aims, through this agreement, providing expertise in different technologies implemented flexible packaging sector and understand the trends and needs of the various processes in the packaging value chain corporations to raise awareness about the benefits Catalan offering good planning and execution of flexible packaging activities.