New Color Trend will be creatively directed by architect Gabriela de Matos and will be launched in June

Color Trend


Think Plastic Brazil, a portfolio of solutions for the converted plastic products sector in the industrialization process for target markets, the result of a partnership between the National Plastics Institute (INP) and ApexBrasil (Brazilian Trade and Investment Promotion Agency), which aims to support plastic converting industries at their different levels of maturity to develop and expand their international presence, will launch Color Trend 2025, an international study of color trends, during Fispal Tecnologia 2024 (Fispaltec), on June 21st. For the international audience, the content will be broadcast live with translation into English and Spanish. The registration is on the website

The publication has already been signed by big names in national fashion and design, such as Walter Rodrigues, Alexandre Herchcovitch and Jum Nakao, and this year it will be curated by award-winning architect Gabriela de Matos, creator of the Arquitetas Negras project and TV presenter.

“Gabriela de Matos is a Brazilian architect and urban planner who brings a unique and engaged approach to her creative production. Her inspiring professional trajectory and her passion for architecture make her an exceptional choice to lead Color Trend 2025”, highlights Carlos Moreira, executive director of the National Plastics Institute (INP) and Think Plastic Brazil projects. “With her sensitivity to topics such as gender, identity and race, I’m confident she will bring an innovative and authentic perspective to this year’s color trends”, he completes.

During the event, Think Plastic Brazil will also hold the pre-launch of the IV World Plastic Connection Summit, the main Brazilian meeting for the converted plastics industrial sector, offering workshops aimed at companies in the sector, including the agribusiness, toys and childcare verticals, domestic utilities, civil construction, packaging and supplies.  

Check out the schedule for June 21st:

  • 2pm to 2:30 pm – Institutional Opening
  • 2:30 pm to 3:20 pm – Presentation of trends: Design and Sustainability of the Ambiente e The Inspired Home Show Platforms & Importance of the Center for Design with Innovation and Sustainability, carried out by designers Marco Lobo and Jum Nakao
  • 3:25 pm to 3:40 pm – Pre-launch of the World Plastic Connection Summit 2025 by Carlos Moreira, executive director of INP and Think Plastic Brazil projects
  • 3:40 pm to 5 pm – Launch of Color Trend 2025, by Gabriela de Matos, award-winning architect, creator of the Arquitetas Negras project, author and TV presenter

Date: June 21, 2024, at 1 pm (GMT -3)
The event will be broadcast online and simultaneously translated into English and Spanish.
Registration on the website

About Think Plastic Brazil 

Think Plastic Brazil was created in December 2003, when the Brazilian integrated plastics chain was selected as one of the 10 largest in the world, recognized for its high technology and the capacity of its human resources. The project is carried out in partnership with ApexBrasil (Brazilian Trade and Investment Promotion Agency), under the coordination of the National Plastics Institute (INP), to promote the export of transformed plastic products.

About ApexBrasil

The Brazilian Trade and Investment Promotion Agency (ApexBrasil) works to promote Brazilian products and services abroad and attract foreign investment to strategic sectors of the Brazilian economy. To achieve its objectives, ApexBrasil carries out diversified trade promotion actions aimed at promoting exports and valuing Brazilian products and services abroad, such as prospective and commercial missions, business rounds, support for the participation of Brazilian companies in major international fairs, visits from foreign buyers and opinion makers to learn about the Brazilian production structure, among other business platforms that also aim to strengthen the Brazil brand.

About Fispal Tecnologia 

Fispal Tecnologia is an event from the Food and Beverages group of Informa Markets. The fair annually brings together around 45 thousand visitors and 450 exhibitors to present the latest in processing, packaging and automation in the sector, in addition to creating business opportunities. Along with other solutions, such as a content portal and market intelligence analysis, Fispal Tecnologia, Fispal Food Service, Fispal Sorvetes, TecnoCarne and Food Ingredients (FiSA) generate connections in the industry 365 days a year.

About Informa Markets    

Informa Markets creates platforms for industries and markets specialized in doing business, innovating and growing. Its global portfolio is made up of more than 550 international events and brands, of which more than 30 are in Brazil, in markets such as Industry, Health and Nutrition, Infrastructure, Construction, Food and Beverage, Agribusiness, Technology and Telecom, among others. Offering customers and partners around the world opportunities for networking, living experiences and doing business through fairs and hybrid events, specialized digital content and market intelligence solutions, Informa Markets continues to build a journey of relationships and business between companies and markets 365 days a year. For more information, visit or get in touch by e-mail: