Why Join IPPO?


  • Receive recognition as a packaging media professional.
  • Enjoy invitations to (fully or partially) sponsored travel for packaging-related events around the world.
  • Keep up with ever-changing trends in packaging, from all around the world.
  • Network with other packaging journalists.
  • Establish friendships with peers.
  • Gain access to experienced and trusted packaging freelancers (likewise, freelance IPPO members have access to prospective clients).
  • Tap into established relationships with packaging event organisers.
  • Receive shared content from other IPPO members.
  • Share ideas and best practices with other packaging editors and writers.
  • Meet up with other members at packaging events around the world and IPPO-supported social gatherings.



“Over the years, IPPO has been really beneficial for me.”

“I have had great times with the IPPO friends within the last 18 years and got many inputs for my work.”

“Besides the fellowship, I gain ideas/best practices from other members. I also learn about the packaging trends and technologies in other areas of the world.” “I appreciate very much to remain part of the IPPO family. It is a great feeling.”

“I have made fantastic friends through IPPO since I joined in 2012; have gained access to a network of freelance journalists whom I regularly commission.” “We are stronger together.”