The Department of Industrial Biotechnology ASAB organized an educational trip to Packages Private Limited Lahore on 12th February 2016. The initiative was taken by Head of the Industrial Biotechnology Department Dr Sadaf Zaidi and Dr Hussnain Janjua with an aim to strengthen the industrial linkages/collaborations of ASAB with Packages Pvt Limited. The visitors included 15 students who were accompanied by faculty members Dr Hussnain Janjua, Dr Fazal Adnan, Dr Shahrukh Abbas and Lecturer Tahir Baig. The group received a warm welcome by Ms Sameeha Fazeel from the R&D department, who later provided a brief overview of the company’s aims and objectives. Both the students and accompanying faculty members took considerable interest in the industrial processes. The possibility of establishing prolific collaborations between the Department of Industrial Biotechnology ASAB and Packages Ltd Lahore was also discussed.