Build Your Brand among the Industry’s Most Powerful Audience
We’re experts at building custom sponsorship packages that launch products and build brands. Let us help you make the most of your investment at the show.
Stand out from the crowd of 2,300+ exhibitors at PACK EXPO International and Pharma EXPO. Capture the attention of highly motivated professionals with these targeted sponsorships:
Video Wall & Shuttle Buses: $9,500
5 available – 10 seconds each
Deliver impact and create brand exposure with a 10-second company ad featured on a large-scale digital display in the busy Grand Concourse—a key attendee access point—as well as attendee shuttle buses running throughout the shows.
Baking-Snack Break Lounge: $3,500
Beverage Cooler Lounge: $3,500
Candy Bar Lounge: $3,500
3 available for each vertical lounge
These high-profile industry lounges provide a focal point for attendees to talk shop, network and exchange ideas with peers interested in key vertical markets.
Sponsorship includes: Company name, logo and booth number on promotional signage for the lounges, as well as mention in the Show Guide, Show Daily and in pre-show attendee promotions.
Single Location: $6,500
Display your logo where attendees have convenient access to print and charging stations located in designated areas of the convention center.
Sponsorship Includes: Company name, logo and booth number on all promotional signage, as well as mention in the Show Guide, Show Daily and pre-show promotional materials referencing onsite Print & Power Stations.
Pricing Varies: Contact PMMI for details
Be the company attendees have in hand—and top of mind—when they return to their rooms each day. Feature your company logo on hotel keycards to make a lasting impression.
Title Sponsorship: $35,000
Gold Sponsorship: $20,000
Sponsorship Includes: Company logo and booth number included in all PACK gives BACK™ promotions, including pre-show attendee mailings (electronic and print), the PACK gives BACK™ webpage and onsite promotional signage. Plus, full page PACK gives BACK™ ads featuring sponsor logo and booth number in the Show Guide and Show Daily. Your company’s support of the event will also be mentioned in show-related press releases. You will receive complimentary tickets to invite customers, prospects and colleagues to the event.
Shuttle Bus Towers: $12,000
This highly visible sponsorship highlights your brand to attendees waiting to board the well utilized attendee shuttle buses.
Sponsorship Includes: Company name, logo and booth number on all promotional signage, shuttle bus flyers and route location listings.
Twitter Board One location: $3,000 (3 available)
Twitter is the perfect social media channel to get your brand in front of a wide audience.
Sponsorship Includes: Company name, logo and booth number on up to three screens throughout the shows featuring PACK EXPO and Pharma EXPO tweets.
This is one of the highest profile sponsorships. Putting your company logo and booth number on these bags keeps your brand visible throughout the shows. Approximately 40,000 bags are distributed to attendees as they visit the registration area.
Sponsorship Includes: Your company name, logo and booth number featured on 40,000 attendee bags.
Grand Concourse (includes 2 escalators): $28,500
North Hall: $12,500
South to West Building: $12,500
South Lobby to South Hall: $12,500
Showcase your brand to a captive audience in a high-traffic location by sponsoring a runner in the middle of each escalator.
South Hall Entrance Stairs: $30,000
Sponsorship Includes: Your company logo and booth number featured on the stairs inside McCormick Place’s South Hall entrance. Co-branded with show logos.
Be the first brand attendees see each day when they access the Internet from their mobile devices and computers inside the convention center and land on a splash page—and your company’s information.
Sponsorship Includes: Company logo, and booth number on splash screen, all promotional signage for Wi-Fi, as well as mention in Show Guide, Show Daily and pre-show promotional materials where complimentary Wi-Fi is promoted.
Two co-sponsors: $15,000 each
These lanyards are a show essential used by all attendees to hold and display badges. As the sponsor, your company name and logo will be seen everywhere—on the show floors, in session rooms, at networking events, on shuttle bus lines and more.
Sponsorship Includes: Company logo and booth number on attendee lanyards mailed before the show and distributed onsite.
$11,000 per day
4 days available
Welcome attendees at the start of each day in the convention center with a cup of coffee, compliments of your company.
Sponsorship Includes: Company logo and booth number on coffee cups and all promotional signage, as well as mention in the Show Guide, Show Daily and pre-show promotional materials where complimentary coffee is promoted.
Attendees will appreciate the opportunity to “charge up” their mobile devices at charging stations that feature your brand.
Sponsorship Includes: Company logo and booth number on each charging station.
Participating Exhibitor: $500
Engage with students, attract attention to your booth and get recognized for supporting industry education. Your logo will be featured on signage, the back of student t-shirts and promoted via the show websites pre- and post-event. Plus, receive recognition in pre- and post-show press releases and in a Packaging World wrap-up article.
Your $500 donation to the PMMI Foundation helps provide scholarships and other educational assistance to students at PMMI’s Partner schools in North America. By supporting these students and the vision and new solutions they bring to the table, you are supporting the industry’s future. Your company will be mentioned in a press release and pre- and post-show communications about the race. Your logo will be included on race signage displayed around PACK EXPO as well as on the back of the colored t-shirts the students will be wearing throughout the race.
Questions? Contact Jill Davis at 571-287-6810 or email@example.com.
Presenting a 30-minute seminar in this much-attended and highly visible space puts you in the spotlight before, during and after the shows. You’ll gain exposure with a schedule listing in the onsite show guide and Show Daily, through the show website, in daily emails on show days and with a personalized booth placard directing attendees to the Innovation Stage. Learn More
ONLINE & MOBILE APP
Attendee Confirmation: $1,500
Exhibitor Confirmation: $1,500
Display your brand on the confirmation page attendees receive upon registration. These are often printed and kept for reference leading up to the shows, assuring your ad will have a lengthy shelf life.
With an ever-growing increase in mobile device and app usage, your ad in the PACK EXPO International/Pharma EXPO mobile app displays each time an attendee accesses the schedule, program, exhibitor lists, maps and more.
Notifications are pushed out to app users based on a scheduled date and time. 2 Mobile App Notifications are available each day of the shows.
The PACK EXPO International and Pharma EXPO 2016 websites house the official online exhibitor directory, floor plans and My Show Planner tool used by attendees looking for exhibitors, new products and services. The information is updated in real time before, during and after the shows.
Direct attendees to your expanded online exhibitor listing with Enhanced Online Packages and advertisements in the online exhibitor directory. Features include moving your company to the top of search results, highlighting your booth on the floor plans and strategically placing content for maximum visibility.
Gold Package: $435
Sponsorship Includes: Company logo, access to online leads and display of social media links.
Platinum Package: $2,995
Sponsorship Includes: Gold Package, plus 4 product image/text panels, inclusion in the featured exhibitor search and 50 attendee email invites.
Diamond Package: $4,995
Sponsorship Includes: Platinum Package, plus 4 video panels (for a total of 8 display panels), online booth highlighted with a corner peel, priority placement at the top of all online searches and 100 attendee email invites.
Homepage Ads: $9,500
Sponsorship Includes: Rotating ad on the homepage of the high traffic PACK EXPO International website.
SHOW GUIDE & SHOW DAILY
Put your company’s brand in attendees’ hands onsite with ad space in the shows’ only printed Show Guide. Approximately 50,000 copies printed.
Inside Front Cover: $10,900
Front Cover Violator/Corner Peel: $7,200
Inside Back Cover: $9,900
Back Cover : $15,900
Single Page: $4,900
1 per company – maximum 5 available
Two-Page Spread: $8,500
Show Guide Divider Banner 1/3 page: $3,500
4 available – placement is on front of divider
Show Guide Divider Full Page: $5,900
4 available – placement is on back of divider
- Alphabetical Exhibitor Listing
- Pharma EXPO Alphabetical Exhibitor Listing
- Education Sessions
- Floor Plans
Place your company logo and booth number on the Show Guide’s floor plans in the hall where your booth is located.
South Hall: $1,500 each
North Upper Hall: $1,500 each
Lakeside Upper Hall: $1,500 each
Lakeside Lower Hall: $1,500 each
West Hall: $1,500 each
Limit: Only 3 logos with booth number per printed floor plan
Maximize your visibility onsite with the Show Daily, distributed onsite throughout the exhibit halls each day of the shows. It serves as the go-to source for timely show news and information. Display ads, inserts and special customized ad promotions are available
Tabloid Page: $7,986
Two-Thirds Page: $6,996
Standard/Half Page: $6,275
Third Page: $4,452
Quarter Page: $3,311
Sixth Page: $1,991
Examples of last year's Show Daily:
PMMI MEDIA GROUP
Increase brand recognition, generate leads and promote your presence at PACK EXPO International/Pharma EXPO 2016 by advertising in PMMI Media Group's leading print publications and digital products.
Maximize your exhibit investment before, during and after the shows with the greatest reach into the processing and packaging community through PMMI Media Group’s advertising opportunities. Connect with pre-registered attendees via the Showcase and reach attendees after the shows with Second Look. During the event, the show issues will be prominently displayed throughout McCormick Place, delivering unmatched exposure! Take advantage of these and other branding opportunities you won’t find anywhere else.
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Packaging World Show Issues
- Packaging World’s PACK EXPO International 2016 SHOWCASE (closing 8/26/16)
- September 2016 issue pre-show coverage and features (closing 8/8/16)
- October PACK EXPO International 2016 Preview Issue (closing 9/2/16)
Game Plan is a personalized booth itinerary for PACK EXPO attendees, delivered before the show opens, and customized based on the product categories attendees are investigating at the show. As an exhibitor who advertises in Game Plan, your booth and products will be included in the individual itineraries we create for attendees who have indicated a specific interest in your product category or categories.
Second Look, printed post-show guide connects your company with prospective buyers after PACK EXPO International closes. Proprietary software mines the "big data" from the show to create a targeted audience of attendees who are interested in your specific product category.
Healthcare Packaging Sept/Oct 2016 Issue
Advertisers receive a free, full-page profile in the Pharma EXPO 2016 event preview.
Healthcare Packaging’s Video Wall at Pharma EXPO
Prominently broadcast your videos or subject matter expert interview during the show.
Contract Packaging July/Aug 2016 Issue
The official publication of the Contract Packaging Association
Packaging + Processing OEM Fall 2016 Issue
Reach machine builders who buy controls and components.
Automation World October Issue
Connect with buyers of automation technologies for all types of manufacturing
Digital Ad Product Offerings:
- PACK EXPO International and Pharma EXPO Newsletters – pre- and post-event
- Web Ads and Interstitials
- E-Blast Advertising Options – including the Innovation Stage Encore Package – to leverage your Innovation Stage video or lead generation after the shows close
For details and to reserve space, visit PMMIMediaGroup.com or call 800-355-5595.