• Companies to Watch

    Companies to Watch

    John Penhallow, Steve Katz, and Jack Kenny || October 6, 2008
    L&NW pays tribute to a select group of converters who are making noteworthy contributions to the health of the industry.

  • Special Effects Labels

    Special Effects Labels

    Steve Katz || August 21, 2008
    In the wake of the sustainability movement and the desire to be cost effective, special effects labels continue to evolve.

  • Specialty Papers

    Specialty Papers

    Steve Katz || August 20, 2008
    Environmental concerns are proving to be a driving force behind innovation and change for this important product.

  • Penmar Industries

    Penmar Industries

    Jack Kenny || August 20, 2008
    A Connecticut converter sees growth in a tough market by pursuing new opportunities and maintaining top quality standards.

  • Anilox Roll Specifications: Line Count or Volume?

    Anilox Roll Specifications: Line Count or Volume?

    Dan Foy || July 22, 2008
    The author makes a case for the use of anilox cell volume as the best specification for achieving optimum ink performance and color reproduction.

  • 2008 Mid-Year Economic Report

    2008 Mid-Year Economic Report

    Jack Kenny || July 21, 2008
    A year of challenge

  • Waste Recycling

    Waste Recycling

    Steve Katz || July 21, 2008
    As label converters strive for sustainability, it's important to take a look at what can become of the waste.

  • Mid Atlantic Label

    Mid Atlantic Label

    Steve Katz || July 21, 2008
    It's an exciting time for this award winning Maryland converter.

  • Label Summit Latin America

    Label Summit Latin America

    Steve Katz || May 13, 2008
    Long considered to be an emerging market for labels, Latin America is proving itself

  • Materials Handling

    Materials Handling

    Steve Katz || May 13, 2008
    Materials are tools of the trade, and must be handled with care and caution, with safety in mind.

  • European Label Markets

    European Label Markets

    John Penhallow || May 13, 2008
    Europe is a grand mixture � an agglomeration, some might say � of cultures and economies. The label scene, still healthy but in flux, mirrors the continent's diversity.

  • Plant Safety

    Plant Safety

    Steve Katz || May 13, 2008
    Clear, organized and detailed safety programs protect the converter's greatest asset: people.

  • Greening the Workplace

    Greening the Workplace

    Jack Kenny || May 13, 2008
    Efforts at environmental improvement range from the simple to the complex,

  • Star Label Products

    Star Label Products

    Jack Kenny || May 13, 2008
    A Pennsylvania converter, focusing on food and cosmetics, has the capacity and speed to meet the swift turnaround needs of its customers.

  • The Lean Report

    Tom Southworth || April 8, 2008
    Questions and Answers