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LATMA and ANZFTA will become FPLMA

The logo of the newly formed Flexible Packaging & Label Manufacturers Association (FPLMA)

AUSTRALIA/NEW ZEALAND • LATMA, the Label and Tag Manufacturers Association of Australia and ANZFTA, the Australia New Zealand Flexographic Technical Association will merge into a new organisation: the Flexible Packaging & Label Manufacturers Association (FPLMA). In addition, it has also be decide to issue a new combined print awards program.

Members of LATMA and ANZFTA have voted to ratify the constitution of the new association, and former LATMA president Mark Easton – who will continue as president of the new association – said the operating council for the introduction of FPLMA would contain an equal split of representation from the previous two boards. Therefore, beside Mark Easton, the council will include Andrew Tutt (vice president); and Anthony Dalleore (treasurer/secretariat).

 

Armin Karl Geiger

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