• Drum labels

    October 18, 2005
    Drum labels FLEXcon Spencer MA USA FLEXcon is offering new drum labels as part of its DRUMcal line. The new labels are a lower cost alternative for drum labels that do not meet the BS 5609 standard requiring the label to withstand 90 days submerge…

  • Adhesives

    October 18, 2005
    Adhesives Northwest Coatings Oak Creek WI USA UV/EB laminating adhesives offered by Northwest Coatings have low levels of residual monomers, making them useful in various packages, such as for food and pharmaceuticals. Testing has also determined…

  • Satin weave tape

    October 18, 2005
    Satin weave tape Paxar Corporation White Plains NY USA Paxar has developed a soft satin tape that requires no finishing station. The new tape, 910RFS, is designed for sewn-in care labels for clothing that will be home laundered and dry cleaned. It…

  • Offset printing ink

    October 18, 2005
    Offset printing ink Eckart America Painesville OH USA Eckart introduces its METALSTAR MFX 06 9000nl Standard Base Offset Silver, a new non-leafing silver ink designed to work with the MetalFX printing process. The new ink has unique optical and tr…

  • Thermal substrate

    October 18, 2005
    Thermal substrate Appleton Appleton WI USA Appleton introduces LightSafe 300 direct thermal substrate. LightSafe technology enables LightSafe 300 to maintain its original clean white appearance for two years or longer when exposed to high levels o…

  • Splicing Tapes

    October 18, 2005
    Splicing Tapes Dielectric Polymers Holyoke MA USA The company introduces two new tapes, NT-9511-2SW and NT-9512-2SW. The tapes are constructed with blue silicone adhesive on a polyester film backing with a specialized release coating on the ba…

  • Double-coated acrylic adhesive tape

    October 18, 2005
    Double-coated acrylic adhesive tape Adchem Riverhead NY USA The new 353M Double-Coated Acrylic Adhesive Tape System combines quick-stick properties with temperature performances of acrylic systems. 353M is engineered for numerous substrate-bonding…

  • PET Films

    October 18, 2005
    PET Films Sihl Duren Zurich Switzerland PicoFilm targets both digital and laser printing. The new PET films are available up to 300 Ìm in thickness, coated on one or both sides, and with three different top-coats: matte, gloss, or transpare…

  • Automated color proofer

    October 18, 2005
    Automated color proofer Harper Corporation of America Charlotte NC USA The HarperScientific division of the company introduces the SHarper Color Proofer System, an automated proofing system. The system is designed to simulate a press by pulling th…

  • Fast-dry adhesive

    October 18, 2005
    Fast-dry adhesive Rohm and Haas Philadelphia PA USA Robond PS 7650 adhesive is a fast- drying product for curtain coating technology. Beta-tests have shown this adhesive to coat at line speeds of up to 1,300 meters-per-minute, faster than operatin…

  • Ink technology

    October 18, 2005
    Ink technology Kohl & Madden Northlake IL USA Kohl & Madden introduces Liberty sheetfed inks, a VOC-free technology that utilizes a proprietary formula. This technology allows the inks to stay open on press without drying for days. Yet, at…

  • Print and apply

    October 18, 2005
    Print and apply FKI Logistex Cincinnati OH USA The Print-and-Apply Module is a self-contained, fully automated system for streamlining and automating label printing and application in bar code, RFID, or hybrid ID environments. Using existing bar c…

  • Packaging material

    October 18, 2005
    Packaging material Stora Enso Stevens Point WI USA The company introduces MultiFlex, a paper-based barrier packaging material. MultiFlex is a US FDA approved, aluminum-free packaging solution for lidding, pouch and oil, and grease resistant applic…

  • Printable grade

    October 18, 2005
    Printable grade substrate Yupo Chesapeake VA USA YUPO FPR 200 is a UV printable grade for commercial printing, converting, and labeling applications. It is specifically engineered for UV hybrid, offset and flexo printing applications. This…

  • Trim removal system

    October 18, 2005
    Trim removal system Converter Accessory Corporation Wind Gap PA USA The new FX1.5 has been added to the company’s family of Fox TrimAway and Fox Runner venturi trim removal systems. The FX1.5 fills the gap between the company’s small…