The organisers of SAPHEX 2017, FPS Ltd, are pleased to announce that three more sponsors have been confirmed for the event taking place 28 – 29 November 2017, Johannesburg, South Africa.

Berry Plastics and Starrate are confirmed as silver sponsors and Galenica have taken a bronze sponsorship position for SAPHEX 2017.

These latest sponsors bolster SAPHEX’s growing list of close event partners that will not only be at the forefront of SAPHEX related communications and materials but will also be consulted and collaborated with to help ensure SAPHEX is as successful as possible.

Andy Sullivan, Director of Sales Africa commented, “We are not only seeing a growing number of Local South-African and African companies becoming involved in the event, but also a growing global interest in participating at SAPHEX – spurred on by the potentially lucrative growth opportunities that Africa can offer.

Berry Plastics is a global manufacturer and marketer of plastic packaging products; the company operates over 99 global manufacturing facilities and employs over 25,000 individuals.

Starrate is the leading supplier of pharmaceutical packaging and biological media in Africa and represents world leaders, Schott Kaisha, West Pharmaceutical Services Inc., Bormioli Rocco Spa, CellSera Australia and Brilliant Biopharma. The company has been in business for over 25 years and boasts a majority market share in injectable primary packaging.

Galenica is a diversified group active throughout the healthcare market which, among other things, develops, manufactures and markets pharmaceutical products, runs pharmacies, provides logistical and database services and sets up networks.

SAPHEX Director of knowledge and content, Callum Little added, “These latest additions to our growing list of prestigious event sponsors not only confirms SAPHEX as an industry event that is clearly well supported, but also allows us to work closely with these partners to build SAPHEX to be a successful and productive pharmaceutical event.

Interested in sponsoring SAPHEX 2017? Contact Lynn Amey – la@saphex.co.za or Andy Sullivan – as@saphex.co.za