• Kocher+Beck launches magnetic cylinder series, expands EDM capabilities

    September 7, 2015
    || Kocher+Beck has launched a new line of magnetic cylinders. The Cobalt Series incorporates an array of strong earth magnets to provide high holding force for challenging applications. “This advancement in magnetic technology will allow us to ex…

  • Action Packaging adds Xeikon Cheetah technology

    September 7, 2015
    || Xeikon has announced that Action Packaging Systems, Inc., a label and packaging company in Ellington, CT, USA, is the second North American and the fifth worldwide pilot site for Xeikon Cheetah technology. Xeikon’s newest digital label press ba…

  • Wind Walker invests in third Nilpeter Press

    Wind Walker invests in third Nilpeter Press

    September 7, 2015
    || Wind Walker has invested in a Nilpeter FB-3300 UV-press, which marks the converter’s third Nilpeter press. Established in Kiel, WI, USA, in 1994, Wind Walker produces many variations of prime labels and flexible packaging, including p…

  • MPS equips presses with new GEW curing technology

    September 7, 2015
    || MPS has prepared its printing presses for the future of LED with the integration of the new GEW hybrid LED UV system. The official unveiling will take place at Labelexpo Europe 2015. MPS says that it is the first narrow web press manufacturer to sho…

  • Acucote launches new website

    September 7, 2015
    || Acucote Inc., a North Carolina-based supplier of pressure sensitive labelstocks, has launched its new website, www.acucote.com. Over the past ten years, Acucote has shifted its focus from being a supplier of strictly commodity products to assisting c…

  • INX celebrates new Ohio manufacturing facility with Open House event

    INX celebrates new Ohio manufacturing facility with Open House event

    September 7, 2015
    || Customers, employees, local officials and the media attended an Open House event celebrating the new INX International Ink Co. manufacturing facility in Lebanon, OH, USA on July 29. The 63,000 square-foot facility is expected to produce 37 million po…

  • RotoMetrics opens refinishing center in Chicago area

    September 7, 2015
    || RotoMetrics has announced the opening of its new rotary die refinishing center in the Chicago, IL, USA area. “The Chicagoland area needed a high quality retool facility that was capable of machine finishing,” says Molly Moroni, director…

  • Avery Dennison reveals findings of tire label research

    September 7, 2015
    || Avery Dennison has released the results of its point-of-purchase (POP) tire label material research conducted in conjunction with Crain’s Communications, Inc. An online survey demonstrated that this audience held growing interest in the importa…

  • Outlook Group adds MPS EF flexo press

    Outlook Group adds MPS EF flexo press

    September 7, 2015
    || MPS Systems North America, Inc. (MPS) has announced Outlook Group Corp., a label and packaging manufacturer in Neenah, WI, USA, has purchased and installed one of its EF flexo presses. According to Denny McGee, president of MPS America, Outlook Grou…

  • Colordyne’s 3600 Series Retrofit platform helps Cotton Plus Printing

    September 7, 2015
    || Cotton Plus Printing has invested in Colordyne Technologies 3600 Series Retrofit platform to meet the needs of the expanding custom label industry. Partnered with Kansas-based Styers Equipment Company, Colordyne and Styers installed the 3600 Series R…

  • I.D. Images awarded Ohio EPA E3 Gold Award

    September 7, 2015
    || I.D. Images LLC, a pressure sensitive label converter in Brunswick, OH, USA, has been notified it will be awarded the 2015 Ohio EPA Gold Level Encouraging Environmental Excellence (E3) Award. The Encouraging Environmental Excellence (E3) Gold Level…

  • Dantex launches high-speed UV inkjet digital label press

    September 7, 2015
    || Dantex has announced the launch of the PicoColour II high-speed UV inkjet digital label press. The press has been developed by the Dantex Digital team, together with JF Machines Limited, which is now a part of the Dantex Group. J F Machines was esta…

  • Mepco Label Systems adds HP Indigo WS6600

    September 7, 2015
    || Mepco Label Systems, a Lodi, CA-based manufacturer of pressure sensitive labels, flexible packaging and shrink sleeves, has expanded its capabilities and production with  a new HP Indigo WS6600 digital press. “With the addition of the HP…

  • FLEXcon partners with Spartanics for turnkey finishing

    September 7, 2015
    || FLEXcon has announced it has partnered with laser cutting specialist Spartanics to provide complete and ready-to-operate solutions for label and parts finishing to printers, converters and manufacturers. Attendees of FLEXcon’s recent Pressure-S…

  • AWT earns accolades for digitally-printed Blissful Body product line

    AWT earns accolades for digitally-printed Blissful Body product line

    September 7, 2015
    || AWT Labels & Packaging, a label and flexible packaging supplier headquartered in Minneapolis, MN, USA is producing award-winning labels and boosting sales with its HP Indigo WS6000 Digital Press. AWT specializes in the personal care, food &…