IndustryIntel Announces i2partnership with PAC – The Packaging Association

IndustryIntel partners with PAC – The Packaging Association, a not-for-profit, package/material neutral corporation that is a vital partner and catalyst for the packaging value chain and advocates for all safe and sustainable packaging.

Los Angeles, CA, August 02, 2013 --( IndustryIntel, a market intelligence and information management company serving the forest products, packaging, and food and beverage industries, today announced a new partnership with PAC – The Packaging Association through IndustryIntel’s i2partnership initiative.

Through this partnership, IndustryIntel will provide PAC with market intelligence services and PAC will provide IndustryIntel sponsorship at PAC and PAC NEXT events.

Through its i2solution suite of services, IndustryIntel delivers market intelligence for decision makers in the packaging industry, including the glass, metal, plastic, paper and flexible packaging sectors.

PAC is a vital partner and catalyst in the packaging value chain, connecting retailers, consumer packaged goods, packaging converters, raw material suppliers, pre-press and graphics, packaging machinery, professional services, waste management, governments, non-governmental organizations, academic institutions and students.

In 2011, PAC created PAC NEXT, a North American initiative to help the industry transition toward a vision of “A World Without Packaging Waste.” Industry Intel’s July 23 i2live webinar on bioplastics was sponsored by PAC NEXT and featured its Executive Director Alan Blake as moderator.

“PAC membership categories drive the entire packaging supply chain and the organization proactively shares knowledge throughout the industry to provide advantages to their members. As a market intelligence company, we are proud to partner with PAC to provide valuable information that will assist the association and its membership,” said Rami Ghandour, CEO of IndustryIntel.

PAC President and CEO James D. Downham, stated, “This important partnership with IndustryIntel allows PAC to connect our expansive membership via our event-networking capabilities with the international packaging community and to share our inclusive products PACsecure, PACed and PAC NEXT.”

PAC members that are also IndustryIntel clients and/or partners include Bemis Co. Inc., Export Development Canada and the Sustainable Packaging Coalition, a project of GreenBlue.

To learn more about the IndustryIntel i2partnership initiative and inquire about a partnership for your association, please contact Dan Rivard at

About IndustryIntel

IndustryIntel has provided market intelligence to more than 600 companies worldwide from independent startups to Fortune 500 companies since it began as Forestweb in 1999. Over the years, IndustryIntel has grown to cover the forest products, packaging, and food and beverage industries from a high-level industry view to in-depth data, which clients use to prepare for meetings, generate sales reports, produce competitive analyses and create other business documents. IndustryIntel innovation comes from industry experts using patented technology to deliver the market intelligence that companies use to compete, make informed decisions and succeed.

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About PAC – The Packaging Association

PAC has been a voice in the packaging industry since 1950 and has more than 375 corporate and 2,000 associate members throughout North America, representing some of the most recognized names in a wide range of industry-related member categories. For more information go to or contact James D. Downham at +1-416-646-4637.
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