Exact dates to confirmed soon
This 2-day conference is designed for nonwovens professionals working in the diaper, wet wipe, femcare and incontinence product categories and who want to learn more about the region’s strengths and partnerships. By attending, you will enjoy a diverse and relevant programme, as well as private and public networking opportunities.
The OUTLOOK™ Asia Innovation Award competition is organised within the framework of OUTLOOK™ Asia conference. A reward which honors innovative products and services made in or for the Asian market. It is part of our broader effort to support and celebrate innovation within the nonwoven and related industry.
Companies can nominate either a nonwoven or nonwoven-based product, raw material, component or service for the personal care and hygiene sectors, which has been developed, designed, manufactured and/or is on sale in the Asia Pacific region. Products from all parts of the supply chain are eligible.
During the conference, shortlisted companies will be given time to present their innovation to delegates. The winning companiy will be selected by the audience.
“With a perfect balance between Asian and Western companies, OUTLOOK Asia fulfil its objective to build a valuable bridge between businesses on both sides. It brings a unique cross-fertilisation of ideas and expertise. One striking example is the global record of e-commerce transactions in China in Absorbent Hygiene Products, a trend which is of critical importance to understand for companies who wish to thrive and survive in the 21st century”
Pierre Wiertz, General Manager, EDANA
The fourth edition of the OUTLOOK™ Asia in Singapore closed last week to widespread acclaim as the ideal platform for key nonwoven professionals to network, do business and catch-up on the exciting potential of the Asian region.
More than 150 delegates from over 75 companies were in attendance for the opening keynote presentation from Unicharm CEO, Takahara San, on ‘The Realisation of a Cohesive society in Asia’. Read more
The OUTLOOK™ Asia Innovation Award honors innovative products and services made by or for the Asia Pacific markets.
In 2018, the company Unicharm from Japan was recognised winner for their Moony Preemie, a disposable diaper for low birthweight babies born with a birthweight of 2500 gr or less. Read more
“We are delighted to receive this award for the Moony Preemie baby diaper, as we have worked very hard with our entire team for a long time to develop it. This product brings enormous emotional relief to the parents of preemies, and also complements medically-sound solutions for them”
Takahisa Takahara, President & CEO, Unicharm
The 2018 nominees were :
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