• STEEL CLIPS WITH GRIP

    STEEL CLIPS WITH GRIP

    January 26, 2015
    Badger Plug has released steel H-Clips and U-Clips to secure shipments of roll products suspended with endboards. H-Clips help interlock one endboard atop another, while U-Clips help secure endboards to the pallet. Each clip possesses a tight grip…

  • GHS LABELS APP

    January 26, 2015
    Brady has released a GHS Labels app as part of its Brady Workstation label-creation platform. According to the company, this new app makes aligning with the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS) simpler by featu…

  • DIRECT THERMAL PRINTABLE FILM

    DIRECT THERMAL PRINTABLE FILM

    January 26, 2015
    Cosmo Films is offering direct thermal label films that serve a host of functions, including information labeling, manufacturing tracking and weight and price labeling. The film has a proprietary coating that enables image/impression formation upo…

  • LASER MARKABLE LABEL MATERIALS

    January 26, 2015
    Polyonics has introduced a family of black and white laser markable polyimide label materials that can serve as an alternative for identifying and tracking aerospace components where direct laser marking is prohibited due to structural integrity conc…

  • CRAFT BEVERAGE PORTFOLIO

    November 17, 2014
    UPM Raflatac has launched a new product portfolio for the Americas’ craft beverage market. The high-performance labelstocks are designed for beer, wine, liquor and even non-alcoholic beverages, such as energy drinks, flavored waters and special…

  • INKJET PAPERS

    November 17, 2014
    Relyco has announced a new comprehensive line of premium paper media products specifically engineered for inkjet printers and production presses. Relyco’s inkjet compatible products are specialty coated to deliver enhanced image quality at a lo…

  • LAB STAND

    LAB STAND

    November 17, 2014
    Brookfield Engineering released the viscosity-measuring Model QB Quick Action Lab Stand. The device features a simplified testing process. With the push of a button, the viscometer glides up and down, allowing for quick positioning, rapid sample c…

  • WEB VARNISHING MODULE

    November 17, 2014
    Xeikon has expanded the inline finishing options available for its digital presses with the development of the Web Varnishing Module, a unit that can apply UV or aqueous varnish on one side of a wide range of substrates. These substrates include self…

  • TOOLKIT SOFTWARE

    TOOLKIT SOFTWARE

    November 17, 2014
    FFEI has announced a range of new enhancements to its RealPro Toolkit software, which was launched at Packaging Innovations 2013. The initial software was designed to overcome the challenges of a label and packaging prepress cycle. The latest rele…

  • ANTISTATIC LABEL MATERIALS

    November 17, 2014
    Polyonics has developed antistatic label materials XF-781 (1 mil) and XF-782 (2 mil) to address two major electrostatic discharge concerns that standard labels can present. First, they reduce the charge generated when the label is removed from the li…

  • Doctor blades

    November 17, 2014
    Ultimeter line of doctor blades was developed to deliver high performance without the high price, says Benton Graphics. According to the company, Microloy steel, used in all Ultimeter blades, is custom engineered specifically for higher wear resistan…

  • Temporary Content TitleSHRINK SLEEVE APPLICATOR

    November 17, 2014
    Axon has introduced a new shrink sleeve applicator, the Lanzara. A servo-controlled, mandrel-style machine, the Lanzara is designed to deliver the highest output at the most sensible price of any applicator in the industry at speeds up to 400 units p…

  • PAPER LINER

    PAPER LINER

    November 17, 2014
    International packaging and paper group Mondi has launched what it says is the first structured clay-coated kraft (CCK) paper liner, the AirXLiner. The new CCK-based liner allows faster converting speeds and prevents bubbles from forming during th…

  • UV INKJET INKS

    November 17, 2014
    SPGPrints has launched a range of low-migration UV inkjet inks.  According to the company, the inks are based on a common recipe that ensures the same high performance standards as the SPGPrint’s regular inks, which are known for their che…

  • SLEEVING MACHINE

    November 17, 2014
    Berkeley Machinery has launched a new sleeving machine that will allow label converters to bring finishing in-house. The Autoflex Excel AS-300 is capable of sleeving at 300m/min on rolls of a maximum 600mm width, putting it in direct competition with…