• Certified Stocks

    January 23, 2013
    MACtac has enhanced its Indie line of certified stocks for Indigo by expanding its product offerings to include MACtac’s patented, non-ooze MP910 adhesive and the addition of redigo complementary labelstocks that have been optimized to be…

  • Shorter Rolls

    January 23, 2013
    MACtac has expanded its MACcopy line with the introduction of MACcopy Jr. for customers interested in purchasing shorter rolls of label stock for roll-fed laser printing on color digital presses, such as the Primera CX1200. MACcopy Jr. is available i…

  • Digital Media

    January 23, 2013
    Kent Adhesive Prodcuts Co. (KAPCO) has introduced Racy Color Media, which was developed with a proprietary topcoating chemistry for inkjet dye-based inks, specifically the Memjet waterfall printheads. The Racy Color Media products aim to deliver wate…

  • Laminated Pouch Structure

    January 23, 2013
    Multi-Plastics Inc. has introduced EZTear, a laminated pouch structure for use in easy open stick packs or similar flexible packaging applications. This laminated structure addresses the mechanical aspects regarding tear initiation and control of tea…

  • Textured Heat Transfers

    Textured Heat Transfers

    January 23, 2013
    ITW Graphics has announced the launch of its new line of textured heat transfers, Dimension HT. These heat transfer labels use ITW Graphics’ proprietary technology to achieve customizable textured effects for decoration of a multitude of substr…

  • Ink System

    January 23, 2013
    INX International Ink Co. has recently made available its AquaTech ION Label ink systems, first introduced at the Labelexpo Americas 2012 show last September. These water-based flexographic printing ink formulations are designed for paper (ION-P), fi…

  • security device

    November 29, 2012
    K Laser Technology has been approved by the Coupon Information Corporation as a manufacturer of its CIC Security Device in both cold foil and hot stamp foil formulations. According to the company, counterfeit coupons cost manufacturers millions of do…

  • BUTT SPLICER

    November 29, 2012
    CTC has introduced its Model S-900AB-ACV automatic butt splicer. It is suitable for splicing a variety of materials including tag, label, board, filmstocks, and other thick or double ply materials. The heavy-duty cantilevered unwind design features i…

  • matrix removal system

    November 29, 2012
    Primera Technology Inc. has announced the availability of its new FX1000 Matrix Removal System. FX1000 is used in conjunction with the company’s CX1000e Color Label Printer as well with a number of other digital label production systems. The FX…

  • inkjet facestocks

    November 29, 2012
    To serve the inkjet printer market, Acucote has launched Waterjet; a complete line of water-based inkjet printable facestocks. Waterjet facestocks include: 60# Waterjet High Gloss Paper, 60# Waterjet Coated Matte Paper, 2.6mil Gloss White Waterjet Po…

  • UV-LED system

    November 29, 2012
    Heraeus Noblelight has developed a flexible and modular UV-LED system for special printing applications. The system, part of the NobleCure series, offers low power consumption, low heating of sensitive materials, and a low weight. This air-cooled mod…

  • low density film

    November 29, 2012
    ExxonMobil Chemical has introduced a new Label-Lyte film, which has been designed with low density to facilitate flotation separation of the label from bottles in support of PET bottle-to-bottle recycling (where available). The company says it also p…

  • laser coder

    November 29, 2012
    The Videojet 3020 laser coder, an entry-level 10-watt CO2 laser for marking and coding applications in the consumer packaged goods and industrial products markets has recently been introduced. The coder employs scribing laser technology and large mar…

  • colored polyimide labels

    November 29, 2012
    Polyonics has developed a series of colored polyimide labels for manufacturers looking to color code production/process lines. These labels survive lead-free wave soldering processes on the top and bottom side of the board. They are coated with an ag…

  • geomap

    November 29, 2012
    A new feature on the Color-Logic website is the GeoMap, which is designed to quickly pinpoint the location of licensed and certified Color-Logic printers anywhere in the world, enabling users to find a printer near them or where the final printed pro…