FINAT European Label Forum 2023


Label community ready to meet in Vienna and discuss pressing industry matters

FINAT, the European association for the label industry, is pleased to announce the programme for its European Label Forum 2023, to be held from Wednesday 31 May till Friday 2 June at the Hilton Park Vienna (A) and to invite all label industry players to this not-to-miss event.

Each year, the FINAT European Label Forum welcomes the label community to connect in person and to use this occasion to meet, learn, and engage in discussions and dialogue about a range of industry matters. The event is highly rated for its networking possibilities and its knowledge sharing and educational value. This year will be no different with again a top-notch programme, focusing on the socio-economic, geopolitical and packaging landscape, new technologies, sustainability, and supply chain management.

Label industry perspectives

Various speakers will provide insights to how the current geopolitical tensions and financial and economic shocks affect the label business’ future, how to invest in times of disruptions and will present labels and packaging industry perspectives. The programme will also include various panel discussions to give the audience a wider European packaging perspective.

Sustainability on the agenda

The remaining hot topic is of course sustainability and therefore, it is again a big part of this year’s programme. Topics to be covered are packaging trends, design for recycling, linerless labels and brand owners who will provide their views on sustainability issues. The European Label Forum gives participants the opportunity to talk about circular economy with their stakeholders to optimize collaboration further.

Supply chain workshop

More interactivity is expected during the supply chain workshop. During this programme item, key supply chain challenges in the label value chain will be identified and tackled by working on possible common solutions.

Make sure to reserve your seat for the next FINAT European Label Forum in Vienna by registering soon. The event always has a good atmosphere between key industry stakeholders and is a unique chance to learn about the latest trends, products, and solutions that are critical for the future of label businesses.

For more details on the programme and to register, visit