MONTE CARLO, Monaco—Luxe Pack Monaco continued upping its attendee rate and was deemed to be “more business-oriented” than ever during its most recent edition, which ran from Oct. 23 to 25 here.
The high-end packaging trade show registered 7,439 visitors, a 6 percent increase versus the same prior-year period. Fifty-four percent of its attendees came from outside of France and represented 77 countries, compared with 52 percent from 68 countries during Luxe Pack Monaco in 2012.
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"