Industry News


  • Gintzler Graphics receives ISO certifications

    Gintzler Graphics, Inc., a Buffalo, NY-based custom label and product identification packaging manufacturer, has been granted certifications to the ISO 13485:2003 and ISO 9001:2008 standards. The company serves customers in the prime consumer product…
    01.25.16

  • Graymills named ‘Manufacturer of the Year’

    Graymills Corporation, a producer of metalworking fluid systems, parts washers and ink circulating pumps, was presented with the 2015 “Manufacturer of the Year” award from the Illinois Alliance for Industry and Manufacturing (AIM) at the…
    01.25.16

  • Southern Coating & Nameplate adds Durst UV inkjet press

    Southern Coating & Nameplate (SCN), an industrial label converter in North Little Rock, AR, USA, has acquired a Durst Tau 330 UV inkjet digital press with inline laser finishing to enhance its production operations while improving output quality.…
    01.25.16

  • KDM adds HP Indigo WS6800 digital press

    KDM P.O.P Solutions Group, a full-service commercial and packaging printer based in Cincinnati, OH, USA, has announced the addition of an HP Indigo WS6800 digital press to its retail print production operations. This investment will assure maximum ef…
    01.25.16

  • MaverickLabel gets patent approved for language interpretation tool

    MaverickLabel.com has announced patent approval for ATLEE (Automatic Technical Language Extension Engine), an on-page and real-time foreign language interpretation tool for industry-specific, technical terms within any form of electronic media. Init…
    01.25.16

  • Gallus and Matho form North American partnership

    Germany-based Matho, a manufacturer of cutting units and waste extraction systems, and Gallus Inc., the US subsidiary of Swiss press manufacturer Gallus, have been working together closely for over a year. According to the companies, the product port…
    01.25.16

  • Nosco installs second MPS press

    MPS Systems North America, Inc. (MPS) has announced that Nosco has purchased and installed an MPS EF press for its Carrollton, TX, USA, facility. This is the second EF press Nosco has purchased in the past three years. Nosco is a full-service packagi…
    01.25.16

  • Electro Optic expands footprint in Middle East

    Flexible die manufacturer Electro Optic, in continuation of its policy to expand its global footprint, has announced the appointment of a permanent representative in the UAE to take care of its customers in the Middle East region. The appointment wi…
    01.25.16

  • Thai label printer chooses Martin Automatic

    Salee Printing Public Company Limited (SLP) has equipped a new flexo press with an automatic splicer and rewinder from Martin Automatic. The Bangkok-based label converter provides specialty labels and packaging solutions for home and personal care, h…
    01.25.16

  • Bobst Group establishes Turkish sales and service organization

    Bobst Group has announced that it is expanding its distribution capabilities by establishing its own sales and service organization in Turkey. Turkey is a growing market in which Bobst wants to strengthen its local footprint to better serve its custo…
    01.25.16

  • UPM Raflatac opens slitting and distribution terminal in China

    In order to deliver on the company’s customer promise to provide high-quality products and best-in-class service, UPM Raflatac has opened a new self-adhesive labelstock slitting and distribution terminal in Chengdu, China. The terminal will sup…
    01.25.16

  • Actega WIT and Actega Kelstar merge to become Actega North America

    Actega WIT and Actega Kelstar,  manufacturers of inks, coatings and adhesives for packaging and printing markets, have announced the formal merger of the two legal entities to form Actega North America, Inc. This merger aligns itself with the co…
    01.25.16

  • Report forecasts strong growth for UV-curable inks market

    Research and Markets has announced “World UV Curable Inks Market - Opportunities and Forecasts, 2014 - 2020.” The report forecasts that the world UV curable inks market will garner a revenue of $3.5 billion by 2020, registering a CAGR of…
    01.25.16

  • Research and Markets announces European IML report

    Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “In-Mold Labels Market in Europe 2015-2019” report to its offering. The in-mold labels market in Europe is expected to grow at a CAGR of 0.92% (volume) over the period of 2014-2019.…
    01.25.16

  • Digital technology increasing use of workflow software

    InfoTrends has announced the completion of its market research study titled “The Future of Digital Packaging Workflows.” The report focuses on the global packaging market’s use of software tools to enhance production of all printed…
    01.25.16

  • The Label Printers employees give back to the community

    The Label Printers (TLP) a label manufacturer in Aurora, IL, USA, has announced the results of its employees’ annual end-of-year fundraising drive for Mooseheart Child City and School – an organization chosen by employees, who also organi…
    01.25.16

  • Record-breaking attendance at Labelexpo Asia

    Labelexpo Asia 2015 closed on a high note after attracting in December a record breaking attendance of 22,104 visitors; an increase of 3.2% on 21,416 in 2013. As part of the world’s leading and most international exhibition series for the label…
    01.25.16

  • RotoMetrics acquires MLC

    RotoMetrics has announced the acquisition of MLC, Brazil’s leading supplier of rotary and flexible dies to the country’s label printing market. MLC, based in Sao Paolo, has 70 employees. The move expands RotoMetrics’ global footpri…
    11.20.15

  • HP announces historic labels and packaging press deal

    HP announced that Rako-Group, a Europe-based label company with 13 production sites worldwide, has purchased two HP Indigo 20000 digital presses and nine HP Indigo WS6800 digital presses, making it the largest labels and packaging deal in HP Indigo h…
    11.20.15

  • Inland acquires Monet Graphics

    Inland, a labels and packaging company in La Crosse, WI, USA, has announced the acquisition of Monet Graphics, in Downingtown, PA, USA. The acquisition, which is the first of its kind for Inland, comes after a recent local expansion and rebrand for I…
    11.20.15