Smithers Pira’s Head of Consultancy to speak at Gulf Print and Pack Summit 2018 in Dubai 

LEATHERHEAD, Surrey, UK – 01 February, 2018 – Smithers Pira, the worldwide authority on the packaging, paper and print industry supply chains, has announced that their experienced Head of Strategic Business Consultancy Services, Stewart Johnston will be a speaking at Gulf Print and Pack Summit 2018 [] taking place 4-5 March 2018 at Roda Al Burstan Hotel, Dubai.


Stewart [] has nearly 40 years’ experience, both in industry and consulting, 30 of which have been in global consulting, including tenures in Hungary, South Africa and Alaska, and a three-year residency in the UAE from 2012 to 2014, providing strategic and industry advice to private and public national and international companies and governments.


He leads a global network of consultants at Smithers Pira [] who are industry experts in their own right in Print, Paper and Packaging.  Stewart Johnston will be speaking on the first day of the summit, Sunday 4th March 2018 at 10.15am.  He will be providing an overview of the trends, market forecasts and growth opportunities in printing industry for Middle East region and Worldwide.

To attend the summit and to hear Stewart’s analysis of this region for the Print industry - register now and gain an early bird registration discount available until 15 February. [].for Gulf Print and Pack Summit 2018

About Smithers Pira

Smithers Pira is the worldwide authority on the packaging, paper and print industry supply chains. Providing world-leading expertise and market intelligence, the company offers a range of testing services supported by comprehensive facilities in the UK and US.

The company’s market reports provide an independent and expert view of emerging markets, technologies and factors which will affect the packaging, paper and print industries. Each report contains a qualitative and quantitative five-year market forecast, including a comprehensive analysis of customers and providers to each market.

Smithers Pira also provides bespoke strategic business consultancy services, helping companies to solve a specific business need. Our expertise in strategic planning, market sizing, forecasting and assessing the impact of new technology helps companies identify new profitable opportunities and niche markets.

About Gulf Print and Pack 2018
Held over two days in the Roda Al Bustan Hotel, Dubai The Gulf Print & Pack Summit 2018 take a hard look at the major issues affecting the printing sector both in the Middle East and the wider international scene. The event is set to be a lively forum for ideas and interactive discussion with a heavy focus on innovative production strategies and key technological developments. Delegates will be certain to take away good ideas and effective tips for ways to improve and streamline their operational processes and learn how they can implement the latest technologies to enhance their productivity and add value to their business and Clients.

Source: Smithers Pira