26-09-2017 PURE. SMART. LUXURY. – Discover sustainable Finnish packaging solutions at LUXE PACK MONACO Today sustainability plays a pivotal role in the luxury sector as well. Finnish environmentally friendly materials and smart packaging solutions help luxury brands take sustainability to the next level. The unique Finnish offering is showcased at LUXE PACK MONACO, October 2-4, 2017.

At LUXE PACK MONACO, six Finnish companies will be presenting pure and smart Finnish solutions - the Finnish perspective to luxury. 

“The Finnish expertise covers the whole value chain of packaging ranging from branding, design and materials into measuring shopper insight,” says Pia Qvintus, Program Director for Innovative Bioproducts Finland from Finpro, the Finnish trade promotion agency.  “With Finnish novel bio-based materials luxury brands can fight against the worldwide plastic pollution problem. Our intelligent packaging solutions provide tools for safeguarding the origin, authenticity and safety of the brands. In addition, our innovative solutions, such as sensory tests and digital neuromarketing, help to measure critical shopper touchpoints.”


Love of nature meets digital

Finland is one of the world's most forested countries and a land of almost 200,000 lakes. We Finns have a special relationship with nature. Throughout the centuries we have lived in balance and learned to protect our vulnerable Arctic nature. We use our pure nature as raw material and inspiration for developing products and services: we enjoy pure, simple and minimalistic design.

When our love of nature is combined with our top-notch digital solutions know-how, we can create something very unique and precious.


Meet us at the C2L Village

Finnish companies have a joint stand: AC19 at the C2L (Connected to Luxury) Village, October 2-4, 2017, Grimaldi Forum, 10 avenue Princesse Grace 98 000 Monaco.

Just visit our stand or contact us to schedule an appointment during the event. 


Exhibiting companies
 

Starcke

PROTECTION BY DESIGN
Starcke is a privately owned Finnish company specialized in Brand Integrity. We offer a unique combination of visual design with special effects and brand protection technology. Our products and services give brand owners and their clients the tools to safeguard the originality, authenticity and safety of their brands, products and services. Packaging with special hot foiling, multilevel embossing, unique seals with NFC or RFID tags, and with or without holograms – all encoded according to the customer’s needs – help to create an awesome consumer experience.

Mr. Ilkka Harju
Head of Design & Innovation
Tel. +358 40 358 2013
E-mail: ilkka.harju@starcke.fi
www.starcke.fi


Paptic

ECOLOGICAL CHOICE FOR LUXURY BRANDS
PAPTIC is replacing oil-based plastics with a novel bio-based material that combines the renewability and recyclability of paper with the versatility of plastics. The tactual properties of PAPTIC are exceptional differentiating from its competitors. PAPTIC can be used in many flexible packaging applications where brand differentiation and sustainability is important. The first application of PAPTIC has been carrier bags addressing the EU directive target for 55% reduction of plastic bag use by 2019. The patented PAPTIC technology is based on novel papermaking technology that enables the introduction of new product features to paper like the tactuality of textiles and the heat sealability of plastics.

Mr. Tuomas Mustonen
Founder, Managing Director
Tel. +358 50 598 7516
E-mail: tuomas.mustonen@paptic.com
www.paptic.com

 

Sense N Insight

WE COVERT OPINIONS TO FACTS
Sense N Insight is a proactive research concept measuring all the critical shopper touchpoints to make your packaging successful. Sense N Insight combines sensory testing, digital neuromarketing and packaging value chain tools to provide clear executive summaries for product and packaging design decision making.

Ms. Virpi Korhonen
Partner
Tel. +358 400 697973
E-mail: virpi.korhonen@senseninsight.com
www.senseninsight.com

Sulapac

EVERY PACKAGE MAKES A DIFFERENCE
Sulapac Ltd has created one of the world’s most ecological packaging materials for cosmetics and luxury products. Sulapac products combine sustainability, luxury and unlimited design possibilities, which makes it a totally unique packaging concept in the world. Our patented recipe consists of renewable natural wood from sustainably managed forests and other biodegradable biomaterials. It is the first fully biodegradable package which is also water- and oil resistant and does not allow oxygen penetration. Sulapac biomaterial can be processed and mass-produced, just like plastic, using conventional equipment. Make your package stand out with a unique shape and beautiful wooden appearance.

Mr. Perttu Sorsa
Sales Director
Tel. +358 40 826 6854
E-mail: perttu.sorsa@sulapac.com
www.sulapac.com

 

Linkit Concept

WELCOME TO THE HOME OF SMART
We make luxury brands stand out by offering new thinking and unlimited possibilities in branding, packaging design and intelligent technologies. Linkit Concept’s uniqueness lies in uniting the right talents and solutions so that you do not need to compromise. Our expertise is backed up by a global network of hand-picked innovators, who share our standards for excellent quality. NFC, AR, LIGHT, SENSORS – we create and implement smart packaging ready-to-go for you.

We unite digital with physical and the future with traditional.

MS. LEENA KAUPPI
CEO
Tel. +358 50 3684004
E-mail: leena.kauppi@linkitconcept.com
www.linkitconcept.com
 

Win Win Design

YOU WIN, WE WIN
Win Win Design specializes in innovative packaging, which means not only a unique, functional or innovative design approach, but especially smart technical solutions for packaging design. Our agency is on the front line in taking advantage of the latest smart technology in packaging design. When brands decide to make use of these advances, we already have tested industrial solutions for immediate implementation.


Mr. Renne Anglevuo
Creative Director, CEO
Tel. +358 400 526 727
E-mail: renne@winwindesign.fi
www.winwindesign.fi

 

For further information, please contact:

Pia Qvintus, Program Director, Innovative Bioproducts Finland, Finpro +358 50 563 4129, pia.qvintus@finpro.fi

Hetta Huittinen, Communications Manager, Finpro, +358 40 033 9597, hetta.huittinen@finpro.fi
 

Finpro helps Finnish SMEs go international, encourages foreign direct investment in Finland and promotes tourism. Finpro comprises Export Finland, Visit Finland and Invest in Finland. Finpro is a public sector operator with 240 experts serving in 37 trade centers in 31 countries and 6 regional offices in Finland. www.finpro.fi

Innovative Bioproducts Finland program is managed by Finpro. http://www.circularbioecofin.com/innovative-bioproducts