What are the benefits?

FPA membership means you are:

Better informed

  • Provision of the latest environment information and developments from INCPEN
  • The Industry Council for Packaging and the Environment (exclusive to FPA members, includes a quarterly summary of all relevant press articles globally)
  • Provision of major reports, guidelines, agreements and new legislation
  • Access to the member only section of the FPA web site with articles and presentations available for download
  • Newsletters containing links to new developments as well as members’ news
  • Field visits including visits to recycling facilities to learn at first hand
  • Annual Environment Seminar

Better represented

  • Lobbying and liaising with governments, government departments and agencies and being consulted by them
  • As members of the All Party Parliamentary Group for Packaging and INCPEN
  • Lobbying the EU
  • Contributing to government and non government consultations
  • Working with material and hospitality trade associations sometimes campaigning and lobbying together where concerns are shared
  • In media with features on the sector and in ensuring views and opinions are communicated to a wide audience

Better networked

With a full calendar of events including:

  • Annual Environment seminar
  • Annual Awards Night (with sponsorship opportunities)
  • Annual House of Commons lunch for which each member company receives a guarantee minimum of two tickets
  • Annual Golf & Activities Day and Barbecue
  • Specialist seminars held throughout the UK
  • Field visits

More visible

  • Inclusion in members directory on FPA website – includes your logo and product range shot and links to your website
  • Coverage in FPA Pages in Educatering, OOH and B&I Magazines and in industry features
  • Entry to annual awards with entrants given free stand at the FPA exhibition preceding the Awards

Benefit from FPA membership of:

  • ARENA enabling tickets for all ARENA networking events to be purchased at the members’ discounted rate
  • Campden BRI – with discounts for seminars, publications and pack testing relating to packaging and its interaction with food and drink
  • Ability to use the FPA logo on stationery, vehicles and exhibitions


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