• Univacco expanding service to Nordic region

    April 16, 2015
    As part of its expansion in the European market, Univacco Holland is extending its coverage to Nordic countries such as Sweden, Denmark, Finland and Norway. The company is now servicing its flexo cold foils, offset cold foils, hot stamping foils, hol…

  • Luminite Products acquires European patent for Load-N-Lok

    April 16, 2015
    Luminite Products Corporation, a Bradford, PA-based supplier of digital direct, laser engraved, sleeve and covered cylinders to the flexographic printing industry, has announced the acquisition of the European patent for its “air sleeve”…

  • ‘ABC’s of IML’ now in its 26th year

    April 16, 2015
     The “ABC’s of IML: A Basic Course,” will be presented Tuesday, May 5, 2015, at the DoubleTree Hotel & Conference Center in Chicago North Shore, Skokie, IL, USA. The course is now in its 26th year and has been offered annu…

  • MPS hosting Open House in Wisconsin

    April 16, 2015
    Dutch press manufacturer MPS, who has announced it will start assembling presses in the US, will host an Open House on April 28 in Hobart (Green Bay), WI, USA, at the headquarters of EMT International. EMT and MPS have formed a strategic partnership…

  • Expanding Inland Label rebrands

    April 16, 2015
    Inland Label is now known as Inland. The name is part of a strategic rebrand in connection with the company’s growth and expansion into new markets. By dropping “Label” from its name, the La Crosse, WI-based company is positioning i…

  • The Label Factory gets Canada’s first IPT digital converting system

    March 9, 2015
    RDP digital and Northern Graphic Solutions have announced the first sale of an IPT digital print conversion system to the Canadian label printing market. The JFlex870 is engineered and manufactured by RDP digital – a division of RDP Marathon in…

  • MacDermid celebrates new production line

    March 9, 2015
    MacDermid Printing Solutions officially opened its new photopolymer plate production line in Morristown, TN, USA. Timothy Gotsick, company vice president and general manager, was joined by MacDermid Inc.’s group president, Scot Benson, and pare…

  • Spinnaker Coating and ITW Thermal Films receive marine certification

    Spinnaker Coating and ITW Thermal Films receive marine certification

    March 9, 2015
    Spinnaker Coating and ITW Thermal Films have received British Maritime Standard 5609 (BS 5609) Part 3 certification (Laboratory Performance of Printed Labels) for Spinnaker’s 3.3 mil Durable Polypropylene with SFA adhesive using ITW Thermal…

  • PRIMIR: NA label market poised for growth

    March 9, 2015
    PRIMIR, the Print Industries Market Information and Research organization, the research unit of NPES, has announced the completion of a new research study, Tag & Label Printing Trends. The PRIMIR study indicates that the North American tag &…

  • SheetLabels.com moves into new facility

    March 9, 2015
    With the need for more space to better service current and future customers, SheetLabels.com has made the move to a new facility. The company has seen an average of 35% growth each year since 2006. The SheetLabels.com facility went from a 7,000 squa…

  • APR and Esko partner for ECG seminar

    March 9, 2015
    All Printing Resources (APR) and Esko are teaming up again, jointly presenting a comprehensive industry seminar focused on the continued developments in Expanded Color Gamut (ECG) and flexographic printing. With the addition of the new “Gidue…

  • SATO acquires majority stake in top Russian label printer

    March 9, 2015
    Sato, a global leader in barc ode printing, labeling and RFID, announced recently that it has taken a majority stake in Russian label printer Okil-Holding, JSC, acquiring approximately 75% of all shares issued. This transaction was completed on Decem…

  • Australia’s Alpha Label adds HP Indigo WS6600

    March 9, 2015
    HP has announced that Alpha Label, based in Sydney, Australia, has installed its first digital press, an HP Indigo WS6600. In addition to serving the PS label market, the versatility of the press, purchased through HP partner Currie Group, will also…

  • Xeikon opens Technology Center in Malaysia

    March 9, 2015
    Xeikon has announced its first Technology Center in Asia Pacific. Based in Malaysia, the center is testament to the strategic focus and continuous growth Xeikon is experiencing in this region. The inauguration was attended by Xeikon customers and was…

  • EFI Connect sets attendance record

    EFI Connect sets attendance record

    March 9, 2015
    EFI Connect, EFI’s annual users group conference, recently concluded its largest edition to date with a record 1500 attendees descending on the Wynn Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, NV, USA. Also on hand were more than 70 printing industry analy…

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