• Polyethylene film

    July 20, 2005
    Polyethylene film Spinnaker Coating Troy OH USA PrimeScan is a white, matte top coated, polyethylene film. It is stocked with four acrylic adhesives and is offered trimless. The film achieves its opacity primarily from cavitation, not fillers, res…

  • UV ink

    July 20, 2005
    UV ink Water Ink Technologies Lincolnton NC USA Supreme White is a new UV opaque white ink. It provides good opacity and adhesion on a wide variety of film substrates. It can be overprinted and trapped with water based and UV inks for additi…

  • Color guide

    July 20, 2005
    Color guide Pantone Carlstadt NJ USA New editions of the Pantone Matching System graphics publications have been released, including the Pantone formula guide. The new coated paper used in the formula guide and chips books is brighter and wh…

  • Prepress

    July 20, 2005
    Prepress Esko-Graphics Vandalia OH USA The new Version 3.0 of WebCenter is a collaboration tool for structural packaging designs. It introduces a simpler interface for users to navigate, more user friendly administrative tools, 3D animation views…

  • Dust collector

    July 20, 2005
    Dust collector Micro Air Wichita KS USA The RP8-3 Dust Collector contains 24 cartridge filters and more than 15,000 CFM of air cleaning volume. Units can capture general plant air and can be ducted to source capture arms or hoods for localized air…

  • Inkjet inks

    July 20, 2005
    Inkjet inks Jetrion LLC Ann Arbor MI USA The continuous inkjet inks, makeups and washes are specially formulated for Domino, Scitex, VideoJet, and Willet digital printing systems. The company claims that these inks can help converters save as much…

  • Inks, bases

    July 20, 2005
    Inks, bases Deco-Chem Mishawaka IN USA FLO is a UV flexo ink system. It is low odor (wet and printed), low skin irritation, low viscosity, low plate swell, high gloss, silicone-free, non-thixotropic, and HDODA free. The ink can be top coated and…

  • Power supply units

    July 20, 2005
    Power supply units MAGPOWR Fenton MO USA The PS-24 (24 vdc) and PS-90 (90 vdc) provide current-regulated power output in tension control applications. The reverse current feature minimizes drag torque, allowing for use of the full torque ran…

  • Workflow

    July 20, 2005
    Workflow Creo Billerica MA USA Pandora 2.5 software is the next release of the PDF-based step-and-repeat packaging layout product. The software supports JDF, PDF, PJTF, PCF, and CIP3. Version 2.5 is a free upgrade for current users of Pandor…

  • Coating, adhesives

    July 20, 2005
    Coating, adhesives ADM Tronics Northvale NJ USA Aqualene 4364 is a water based coating for paper packaging applications. It is suitable for cup, box and pouch structures. Also offered is Stiktotin, a line of water based adhesives. 201-767…

  • Storage, cleaner

    July 20, 2005
    Storage, cleaner HarperScientific.com Charlotte NC USA The company signed a contract to supply PrintMaster VC, an automated standard roll storage system. It features one-touch push button operation and the carousel system can be expanded in heigh…

  • Compact baler

    July 20, 2005
    Compact baler American Baler Bellevue OH USA The MPAC baler is a compact baler designed as a low-cost alternative for low-to-medium volume producers of recyclable trim waste and converting scrap. It is suited for printing, boxboard and document de…

  • Modified film

    July 20, 2005
    Modified film Toray Plastics North Kingstown RI USA PA10 print-grade film and PA20 heat-sealable film are modified polyester films that are FDA compliant. They are suitable for flexible packaging applications and can be used for printing, me…

  • Screen printing unit

    July 20, 2005
    Screen printing unit Nilpeter A/S Slagelse Denmark The Drop-In Screen is especially suited for the press model FA-3300. This unit allows the converter to integrate screen printing without the need to replace a whole printing unit module. It works…

  • Software upgrades

    July 20, 2005
    Software upgrades Esko-Graphics Gent Belgium Various upgrades are available for the company’s Packaging Applications Software. Upgrades include PackEdge 3.0, a packaging workflow product, and Plato 2.0, plate layout and step and repeat softw…