Plastic and Rubber Exhibitions

Plast visitors quick to preregister for the Milan show will receive two free tickets to Plast or associated shows. Read more

Industry News

Tunnelling engineers can use a rubber corner joint, moulded to any fit of segment block with an invention by VIP Polymers. Read more

Industry News

Fakuma 2015 will be held in Friedrichshafen, Germany, from 13-17 October 2015. The show will feature more than 1700 exhibitors and overall exhibition floor space amounting to 914,93 square feet. Read more


The International Rubber Conference 2015 will take place in Nuremberg, Germany, from June 29-July 2. It will combine a trade fair and lecture programme focusing on all aspects of the rubber processing industry. Read more


On the opening day of Plast 2015, the show’s organisers announced they are breaking its traditional triennial cycle. Read more


Defined as the largest plastics, petrochemicals and rubber industry trade show in the MENA countries, Arabplast 2015 describes itself as the “fastest” way to enter the vast region’s plastics, petrochemicals and rubber industries. Read more


Can anyone recommend a Segway?

Having joined BP&R in the wake of K 2010, I am waiting in great anticipation for what would appear to be the plastic industry’s trade show equivalent of Christmas. Read more

19 Mar 2013 11:44 Leanne Taylor's Blog 1 Comments

The Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) has selected Lyon, France as the site of Eurotec 2013, a wide-ranging plastics technical conference with more than 200 original, peer-reviewed presentations. Read more


Go East, Young Man

Philip Law considers an exciting year ahead in terms of potential overseas business development, highlighting where the UK plastics and rubber industries have a golden opportunity for international growth. Read more

20 Jan 2013 15:58 BPF Blog 1 Comments

Interplas is well and truly back. The international forum for the British plastics industry will open its doors from the 30th September - 2nd October 2014, at the NEC, Birmingham, UK. Read more

October 2012 marked the 60th anniversary of plastics trade fair, the K show. Here, the organisers of the show, Messe Düsseldorf, take a nostalgic look back at its history, from its early beginnings to its modern day status as an industry giant. Read more