PMMI Renews Partnership with Convention Data Services for Registration, Integrations, Lead Management, and Contact Center Services for Five Years from 2023 to 2028

September 6, 2022

Bourne, MA – September 6, 2022: PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, has extended its partnership with Convention Data Services (CDS) for five years from 2023 to 2028. CDS will provide full service registration, lead management, integrations, data analytics, and contact center services for their PACK EXPO portfolio of trade shows. This includes PACK EXPO International, PACK EXPO Las Vegas, PACK EXPO East, EXPO PACK Mexico, and EXPO PACK Guadalajara. CDS has been servicing PMMI since 2015.

“CDS continues to bring new ideas and best practices to our events and event team,” said Laura Thompson, Vice President, Trade Shows, at PMMI. “We appreciate their partnership and look forward to working together and implementing solutions that meet the evolving needs of our exhibitors and attendees.”

“PMMI is such an important and prestigious player in the industry, and we are excited to continue the partnership for another five years,” said David Lawton, Chief Sales Officer at CDS. “Since we first began working with PMMI in 2015, our team has remained committed to executing innovative, seamless solutions that can now serve both their domestic and international portfolio of shows.”

PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies

PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, represents more than 950 North American manufacturers and suppliers of equipment, components, and materials as well as providers of related equipment and services to the packaging and processing industry. We connect consumer goods companies with our members’ manufacturing solutions through the world-class PACK EXPO portfolio of trade shows, leading trade media and a wide range of business resources. The PACK EXPO trade shows unite the world of packaging and processing to advance the industries they serve.


The PACK EXPO brand represents cutting-edge processing and packaging innovation, and the highest quality trade show experience for both attendees and exhibitors. These events bring together a wide range of industries and provide solutions that help companies adapt to changes in consumer demand and other market forces.

Convention Data Services

Convention Data Services (CDS), a Freeman Company, is the trusted event registration, business intelligence, and lead management partner servicing top show organizers worldwide. Headquartered in Bourne, MA, CDS has been providing customized applications and support services for more than 30 years.

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