Industry News


  • Screen Americas approves Spinnaker label materials

    Screen Americas has tested and approved a diverse array of pressure sensitive label materials manufactured by Spinnaker Coating, LLC for use in the Truepress Jet L350UV inkjet label press. The narrow web Truepress Jet L350UV prints bright, lively ima…
    09.07.15

  • Mesa Label Express adds Esko CDI 2530

    Correct Touch Graphic Arts (CTGA) has announced its customer Mesa Label Express, a label converter in Poway, CA, USA, is benefitting from a recent purchase of an Esko CDI 2530. The Esko CDI 2530 is ideal for the tag and label market, folding carton a…
    09.07.15

  • Coveris launches world’s first multi-layer linerless labels

    Coveris, a UK-based packaging company, has announced the launch of Compac Linerless, a new multi-layer addition to the company’s label range. Compac combines functional and commercial benefits while supporting new Food Information Regulations (…
    09.07.15

  • Chinese converter finds success with Martin Automatic

    Chinese converter finds success with Martin Automatic

    Martin Automatic has assisted Xiamen Ying Shen Technology in developing the aseptic packaging market. Xiamen Ying Shen Technology is a newer company specializing in high-end flexographically printed aseptic packaging for beverages. The company was es…
    09.07.15

  • Inland honored with Certificate of Merit at 2015 Premier Print Awards

    The Printing Industries of America (PIA) has announced that Inland, a label and packaging company headquartered in La Crosse, WI, USA, is an award winner in the 2015 Premier Print Awards Competition. The Premier Print Awards, the graphic arts industr…
    09.07.15

  • India’s Tridev Labels invests in Mark Andy press

    Tridev Labels, a label printer based in Chennai, has invested in a Mark Andy 2200 machine for the production of self-adhesive labels. Tridev Labels, founded in 2008, is a manufacturer of labels and bar code stickers. Tridev has a variety of printing…
    09.07.15

  • H.B. Fuller breaks ground on new facility in Indonesia

    H.B. Fuller has broken ground on a new manufacturing facility in Surabaya, Indonesia. This future facility will strengthen H.B. Fuller’s network in the Asia Pacific region and will complement the products and technical service offered today by…
    09.07.15

  • CCL partners with Korsini to build IML plant in Tennessee

    CCL Industries Inc., the world’s largest label company, has announced that it has signed a binding agreement to build a new manufacturing plant for in-mold-labels (IML) in Memphis, TN, USA, in partnership with Korsini-SAF, a leading European IM…
    09.07.15

  • Afinia Label adds to resellers network

    Afinia Label has announced that it has completed a resellers’ agreement with DSI Group of Granby, CT (Hartford) and Etirapid of México City, Mexico. DSI Group and Etirapid will be selling the Afinia Label L801 Label Printer, the DLP-2000…
    09.07.15

  • AB Graphic’s finishing equipment aids Gintzler Graphics

    Gintzler Graphics and its customers have experienced benefits with two new AB Graphic SRI inspection machines. With the SRI’s tension control and FleyeVision technology, Gintzler can now inspect products with the use of a vision system, which a…
    09.07.15

  • All American Label adds Codimag press

    Matik has sold its first Codimag Press with Aniflo technology in the United States. All American Label has installed a Codimag Viva 420 intermittent waterless offset press with hybrid flexographic components at its facility in Dublin, CA, USA.…
    09.07.15

  • Rako Group invests in two Gallus ECS 340 presses

    Rako, owners of more than 80 presses at its locations in Europe, South Africa and China, has again opted for Gallus presses. The company has eight Gallus presses already in use at its Witzhave, Germany headquarters. One year after the previous purch…
    09.07.15

  • Prati reveals new logo and website

    Prati has announced the launch of its new company logo as part of the ongoing evolution of its brand.“One of the most important qualities of a label is the clarity with which it informs you,” says Chiara Prati, sales and marketing manager…
    09.07.15

  • Xeikon expands presence in Asia Pacific

    Xeikon has opened a second Technology Center in the Asia Pacific region. The new Center is located in Tokyo and signifies continued growth and expansion for Xeikon in the region. The grand opening included a Xeikon Café featuring a number of e…
    09.07.15

  • Accu-Label installs North America’s first Xeikon Cheetah

    Xeikon has announced the first North American installation of the Xeikon Cheetah at Accu-Label, Inc., making it the third pilot site worldwide to install the fastest press in the Xeikon portfolio. Accu-Label, located in Fort Wayne, IN, USA, has added…
    07.21.15

  • Fujifilm hosts Prime Label Tech Summit in Chicago

    Fujifilm hosts Prime Label Tech Summit in Chicago

    Fujifilm North America Corporation, Graphic Systems Division recently hosted a Prime Label Technology Summit at its Chicago Technology Center, showcasing innovative packaging technology trends to invited attendees. The two-day event focused on su…
    07.21.15

  • Colordyne partners with Trojanlabel to launch Mini Press

    Colordyne Technologies and Trojanlabel have formed a partnership to bring together complementary industry insight and imagination with the launch of the Commercial Class 2600 Series Mini Press at EastPack 2015 in New York. According to the companies,…
    07.21.15

  • Wilson announces new ‘Extreme’ rotary dies

    Wilson Manufacturing, a manufacturer of rotary and flexible dies, print cylinders and other rotary diecutting products, has announced the availability of its new Extreme line of rotary dies. According to Wilson, the Extreme series of products allow c…
    07.21.15

  • Constantia Flexibles creates multi-sensory PS beer label

    Constantia Flexibles creates multi-sensory PS beer label

    Leading global brewer Anheuser-Busch InBev has launched Oculto, meaning “hidden” or “waiting to be found.” It is a tequila-flavored beer, infused with blue agave for a bright citrus flavor. According to the company, the br…
    07.21.15

  • SnugZ USA installs two Epson SurePress L-4033AW digital label presses

    Epson America, Inc. has announced that SnugZ USA, a leader in the promotional products industry, has purchased and installed two Epson SurePress L-4033AW digital label presses for printing customized labels, personal care products and dome stickers.…
    07.21.15