• Hot stamping unit

    July 19, 2005
    Hot stamping unit I.Kela Company Sarasota, FL USA The new Blue series hot stamping units are developed specifically for removable die stations such as those of Comco, Arsoma and Inter-Print. The new development includes clamping method and fine pr…

  • Termination box

    July 19, 2005
    Termination box Ion Industrial Windsor Locks, CT USA The new HL termination box simplifies installation and wiring of the company’s 8001 HL static neutralizing bar in Class 1, Division 1 and 2, hazardous locations. NEC wiring codes require t…

  • Ionizing air blower

    July 19, 2005
    Ionizing air blower Cole Static Control Company Akron, OH USA The model 1552 megastatic ionizing air blower is a new generation blower for static elimination in the plastics component markets. The equipment which is available as a self-balancing s…

  • Rotary diecutter

    July 19, 2005
    Rotary diecutter Aztech Machinery Scottsdale, AZ USA The Diemaster rotary diecutter/slitter has re-registration capabilities of pre-printed material that can be either a single station or three station option. This is available on the DM-4010 (…

  • Quality certification program

    July 19, 2005
    Quality certification program Leapfrog Consulting Eagle, ID USA The two patent pending programs, Leap Audit and LeapCertify, are for packaging printers and converters to evaluate and certify the quality of their printing operations. LeapAudit is a…

  • Gravure-flexo press

    July 19, 2005
    Gravure-flexo press Novaflex Carol Stream, IL USA DCM of France and Novaflex have introduced the Biva combination press, an updated model of their sleeve-type press that can use lightweight gravure or flexo sleeves. The impression roll is al…

  • Water based

    July 19, 2005
    Water based adhesive Rohm and Haas Philadelphia, PA USA The new line of water based dry bond laminating adhesives are tailored for the food, beverage and consumer packaged goods industries. The Robond L series includes L-62, L-90, and L-37. Ro…

  • Lightweight

    July 19, 2005
    Lightweight cylinder MDC Max Daetwyler AG Flugplatz, Switzerland This lightweight cylinder yields new advantages for the packaging industry and is adaptable to flexo presses. It is a future-oriented cylinder and also is cost efficient. 41-62-…

  • Rotary diecuttable paper liner

    July 19, 2005
    Rotary diecuttable paper liner 3M St. Paul, MN USA New 3M adhesive transfer tapes 467MPR and 468MPR combine 3M high performance acrylic adhesive 200MP with a polycoated paper liner designed to help converters take full advantage of rotary diecutti…

  • Low odor inks

    July 19, 2005
    Low odor inks Deco-Chem Mishawaka, IN USA The ink specialists offer new lines of low odor inks, low viscosity inks, overprint clears, rotary screen inks and Hexachrome and Opaltone inks. Also available are UV & EB & water flexo, lightfast/…

  • Multi-chamber porometer

    July 19, 2005
    Multi-chamber porometer Porous Materials Ithaca, NY USA The online multi-chamber porometer can perform fast tests on a filter material without the need to cut out a sample. The filtration medium slides through the sample chamber. This feature all…

  • Automatic lap slicer

    July 19, 2005
    Automatic lap slicer CTC International West Caldwell, NJ USA The new CS1224R Splicemaster is based on customer feedback acquired through 28 years of packaging splicer manufacturing. The splicer is designed to be compact, user friendly and r…

  • Superior white paperboard grade

    July 19, 2005
    Superior white paperboard grade Paperboard Industries International Montreal, Canada ArctiKoat is a new paperboard grade that combines superior whiteness with cost effectiveness. It is a high yield, low density three-ply paperboard whose superior…

  • Uncapped plates

    July 19, 2005
    Uncapped plates MacDermid Graphic Arts Atlanta, GA USA Encore, a new uncapped sheet photopolymer product, is designed for high quality printing on flexible packaging, folding cartons, preprint linerboard, multiwall bags, and labels. The plates are…

  • Packaging films

    July 19, 2005
    Packaging films Hutchison Miller Sales Company Doylestown, PA USA Clarifoil has expanded its line of films to include brilliant white and midnight black grades, films loaded with phosphorescent pigments or glitter, fluorescent Clarifoil, and films…