• Standard Register taps FLEXcon for on-demand durable labels service

    March 13, 2014
    FLEXcon has announced it has been selected by Standard Register to provide materials for its recently announced On-Demand Labeling Solution. Using FLEXcon’s labeling materials, Standard Register has created the only online portal for customers…

  • ETI Converting obtains linerless patent

    March 13, 2014
    ETI Converting Equipment, a Montreal-based label machinery manufacturer, has announced it has received a patent (Patent Number 2,788,206) to apply self-adhesive linerless labels without compromising the label’s shape. Shape limitation has long…

  • AWT Labels & Packaging now SFQ certified

    March 13, 2014
    AWT Labels & Packaging has announced it is now Safe Quality Food (SQF) certified in its South Elgin, IL, USA flexible packaging plant. SQF certification of the South Elgin plant was consistent with AWT’s commitment to well-documented and im…

  • Rako Etiketten adds a Gallus ECS 340

    March 13, 2014
    Rako Etiketten GmbH & Co. KG in Witzhave, Germany, headquarters of the international Rako Group, has invested in a Gallus ECS 340. The press – which is equipped with ten flexographic printing stations, one screen printing sta…

  • UPM Raflatac launches redesigned website

    March 13, 2014
    UPM Raflatac has launched a redesigned website at www.upmraflatac.com, featuring a fresh new look, richer content and enhanced access to product information. The new website offers extensive and upgraded product information for UPM Raflatac self-adh…

  • Dscoop mourns loss of Rod Key

    March 13, 2014
    Dscoop Global Chairman Chris Petro has announced the passing of Dscoop member Rod Key of Shutterfly (formally R&R Images). Key passed unexpectedly on Monday, January 20. He is survived by his wife Patti and a son, Austin. “For those in our…

  • CCL acquires Sancoa and TubeDec

    March 13, 2014
    CCL Industries Inc. has signed a binding agreement to acquire Sancoa & TubeDec, privately owned companies with common shareholders supplying labels and plastic tubes to home & personal care customers in North America from three plants located…

  • DuPont appoints Mark Andy Cyrel distributor

    DuPont appoints Mark Andy Cyrel distributor

    March 13, 2014
    Aiming at converting offset to flexo in the tag and label segment, DuPont Packaging Graphics has appointed Mark Andy Print Products as a distributor for DuPont Cyrel flexographic systems for US markets.   For Mark Andy, the association with…

  • WS Packaging to expand Tennessee operations

    March 13, 2014
    WS Packaging Group, Inc. has announced it is expanding operations in Knoxville, TN, USA. The expansion involves consolidating production from five separate facilities to a single site in the Westbridge Business Park, and an investment of $43 million…

  • Multi-Color acquires Di-Na-Cal Labels

    March 13, 2014
    Multi-Color Corporation (MCC) has acquired the Di-Na-Cal label business from Graphic Packaging International, Inc., effective immediately. Di-Na-Cal operates manufacturing facilities in Cincinnati, OH and Greensboro, NC and provides decorative label…

  • Landa partners with EFI

    March 13, 2014
    EFI and Landa Corporation have entered into a partnership agreement for the development of a digital front end (DFE) as part of Landa’s end-to-end Nanographic Printing system. Landa’s new DFE will employ high-performance, EFI-developed Fi…

  • Label Impressions adds Nilpeter press for ECL labels

    March 13, 2014
    Label Impressions, Inc., Orange, CA, USA, has added to its promotional label printing capacity with the installation of a custom-built Nilpter press. By adding the new 13-inch press, Label Impressions has increased it’s booklet label production…

  • Epson helps Middleton Printing transition to digital

    Epson helps Middleton Printing transition to digital

    March 13, 2014
    Epson America, Inc. has announced that Middleton Printing, a Michigan-based, family-owned label printing company, installed the Epson SurePress L-4033AW label press to provide its manufacturing, publishing, retail, political, and food industry custom…

  • Maxcess and Webex to merge

    March 13, 2014
    Following the acquisition of Maxcess by Bertram Capital, the private equity firm will merge Maxcess and Webex Inc. The merged company will operate as Maxcess, and retain the brands of Webex, Fife, Tidland and MAGPOWR, which together represent more th…

  • Sri Lanka’s Flexiprint to add two more Martin Automatic machines

    Sri Lanka’s Flexiprint to add two more Martin Automatic machines

    March 13, 2014
    Flexiprint, a manufacturer of tea bag tags and envelopes in Sri Lanka, has confirmed further orders for Martin Automatic MBS unwind/splicer and LRD rewinder technology. The new Martin machines, which will be installed at the company’s productio…

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