Propak Cape postponed to 2021

Specialised Exhibitions has decided to postpone Propak Cape, slated for October 2020 at the Cape Town International Convention Centre, to 8 to 10 June 2021.

The organisation, which is a division of the Montgomery Group, has taken decisive action with its portfolio of exhibitions following developments in the COVID-19 national state of disaster and various levels of lockdown.

Ban on mass gatherings

“Measures declared by the President on Sunday the 15 March included a ‘ban on mass gatherings of more than 100 people’, as well as social distancing, and subsequently has enforced a complete lockdown of South Africa exempting only essential services” says Gary Corin, managing director of Specialised Exhibitions. “We fully support this pronouncement & measures taken by Government in instituting a country wide lockdown (currently Level 4). The safety and wellbeing of our exhibitors, suppliers, and visitors – and indeed the industry as a whole – is of paramount importance, hence the decision to postpone this range of shows to 2021.

Looking to 2021

Specialised Exhibitions looks forward to hosting a strong Post-COVID 19 event for the Packaging and related industries in 2021. We appreciate the input, engagement and support of all industry stakeholders.”

Queries around Propak Cape can be directed to svens@specialised.com.



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