Publisher - Yaffa Media
Lindy Hughson is Managing Editor & Publisher of PKN Packaging News and Publisher of Food & Drink Business and Print21, three industry-leading media brands owned by Australian independent publishing house, Yaffa Media.
A B2B journalist and editor with over 25 years’ experience reporting on FMCG manufacturing and packaging, Lindy has travelled widely to cover major international exhibitions, conferences and technology launches, lead inward missions and present at forums.
In her role as Publisher, Lindy has a passion for delivering engaging and insightful content to the niche industry communities served by her publications, through online, print and live event platforms. She has a particular interest in sustainable and smart packaging design and its potential to enhance the consumer’s experience of a brand.
Lindy is Secretary General on the Executive Board of the International Packaging Press Organisation (IPPO), and a member of the Australian Institute of Packaging.
Panel: The Rise of the Mindful Consumer – Consumer Demands Driving Change in Packaging and Processing
How do I reduce waste? Where does it come from? Is it safe? How was it made? Is it kind to the environment? These are the questions an increasing number of consumers are asking during the purchasing process. This panel discussion and Q & A session lead by Lindy Hughson from PKN magazine will address the impact of the mindful consumer and the implications for the packaging and processing industry.