Search Results for 'Flexible Packaging'

Search For:
Refine by Dates:
From: To:
Refine By Content:

  • Multi-Plastics celebrates 2011 safety milestone

    June 12, 2012
    Mayor John McCormac, of Woodbridge, NJ, paid a visit to the company to celebrate a perfect safety record.

  • Taghleef acquires Applied Extrusion Technologies

    June 5, 2012
    This will expand Taghleef's presence in the Americas and increase its annual global BOPP film production capacity to approximately 360,000 tons.

  • Whitlam Label adds EFI Radius

    May 30, 2012
    The converter is transitioning from the EFI PSI system and expects to be using the Radius software by the fall.

  • print whites

    May 24, 2012
    Flint Group Flexographic Products has introduced PamioStar SP, a new series of solvent flexo surface print whites for the North American flexible packaging market. PamioStar SP is designed for applications that do not require high heat resistance (i.…

  • Flexo plates

    May 24, 2012
    Flint Group Flexographic Products has further developed the high-durometer flexographic printing plates, nyloflex ACE and nyloflex ACE Digital. The nyloflex ACE NEW and nyloflex ACE NEW Digital printing plates provide excellent results in flexible pa…

  • lamination whites

    May 24, 2012
    Flint Group Flexographic Products has introduced the OmniLam PT series of lamination whites, its latest generation of lamination whites for the North American flexible packaging market. According to the company, these solvent flexo lamination whites…

  • Label Summit Latin America

    Label Summit Latin America

    Catherine Diamond, Associate Editor || May 23, 2012
    Held in Guadalajara for the first time, the show focused on going green and the region’s rapid growth.

  • MIS in Label Plants:

    MIS in Label Plants:

    Steve Smith || May 23, 2012
    Why it matters and why it’s so challenging to achieve

  • Taghleef to buy AET Films

    May 22, 2012
    Taghleef Industries (Ti) and Applied Extrusion Technologies, Inc. (AET Films) have announced the companies have reached an agreement for Taghleef to acquire AET Films. The transaction, which has been approved by the boards of directors of both compan…

  • EFI users ‘Connect’ in Vegas

    EFI users ‘Connect’ in Vegas

    May 22, 2012
    CEO Guy Gecht delivers his opening address. In April, on the eve of drupa, a thousand printers gathered under one roof to explore new developments in graphic reproduction, and to celebrate the successes that these technological advances have brou…

  • Ahlstrom announces price increase

    May 10, 2012
    The price increase will affect all Label and Processing products worldwide and will be effective for all shipments made as of June 1.

  • STA introduces new ultra thin overlaminate

    May 8, 2012
    The 1193 overlaminate features a thickness of a mere 0.6 mil.

  • CGS and Esko to interface color libraries

    May 8, 2012
    The companies have signed an agreement which will allow them to provide a common database for color consistency.

  • Radtech 2012 showcasing innovation, opportunity

    May 1, 2012
    End user sessions, technical talks and exhibitors with new technologies are highlights in Chicago.

  • Zircon orders two Omet presses

    April 24, 2012
    The growing Indian converter has its sights set on adding more equipment to serve additional markets.

  • InfoTrends to launch survey on color digital printing

    April 24, 2012
    The company will survey and interview converters primarily based in North America, and will include a supplement about China.

  • Look who

    Look who's coming to drupa

    Steve Katz || April 24, 2012
    Leading label industry suppliers - some with a focus on packaging - will have a strong presence at the print industry's biggest event.

  • Extrusion Coating Primer

    April 19, 2012
    Michem Flex P2300 is a new extrusion coating primer from Michelman that produces strong adhesion between extruded resins, and paper and film substrates. At 0.04 dry gsm, it is designed for paper and film packaging converters and film producers. Water…

  • Dscoop7 rocks

    Dscoop7 rocks

    April 19, 2012
    More than 2,000 digital print professionals gathered at Dscoop7, the 2012 Dscoop Annual Conference that ran March 22-24 at the Gaylord National Hotel and Convention Center in Washington, D.C. This turnout marked a 30 percent increase in core North Am…

  • Emerging technologies and managing color

    April 19, 2012
    If you ask Scott Schultz, market development manager at Eckart America and presenter at this year’s FTA, it’s all about the bling. During his presentation, “Evolution of Metallic Pigments,” Schultz focused on the use of metall…

  • HP launches packaging presses

    April 19, 2012
    HP has unveiled new presses that allow print service providers (PSPs) to apply digital printing’s supply chain, inventory and product marketing advantages to the sizes common in packaging production. The 30-inch/762-millimeter (mm) wide, web-f…

  • India’s Label Market

    India’s Label Market

    Catherine Diamond || April 19, 2012
    India’s label market is growing every year, and shows no signs of slowing down.

  • Inspection Equipment

    Inspection Equipment

    Steve Katz || April 19, 2012
    Print defects are part of the job, but converters have lots of machinery choices that help prevent imperfect labels from leaving their buildings.

  • Inspection Evolution

    Inspection Evolution

    Catherine Diamond || April 19, 2012
    The equipment that ensures a label’s perfection is evolving rapidly, and converters are reaping the benefits.

  • UPM Raflatac to expand in Mexico City

    April 17, 2012
    The location strengthens the company's service to customers in Mexico and Central America.

  • NewPage awarded patents for RFID product

    April 12, 2012
    The company’s PointTrac TT, a paper-based substrate for RFID labels, has been awarded patents in both the United States and Canada.

  • Rotoflex introduces new finishing technology

    April 10, 2012
    A core product of the Rotoflex lineup for many years, the VLI has been redesigned from the ground up.

  • Taghleef to buy AET Films

    April 10, 2012
    The acquisition will expand expand Ti's global films portfolio.

  • Benny Landa to unveil 'Nanography' at drupa

    April 3, 2012
    The new digital printing category employs water-based NanoInk to print on off-the-shelf coated/uncoated stocks and packaging films.

  • UPM Raflatac gets certified in Oceania

    April 3, 2012
    The labelstock maker has been granted FSC and PEFC chain of custody certificates for its operations in Australia and New Zealand.

  • FTA Forum looks at trends, tech and color

    March 27, 2012
    Two topics of note at this year’s Forum include Emerging Trends and New Technologies and Expanded Gamut.

  • Excellence in Flexography Awards announced

    March 20, 2012
    Formal unveiling of the award winners came at the gala banquet held at the FTA's 54th Annual Forum and 30th Edition of its INFO*FLEX Exhibition.

  • UPM Raflatac opens slitting center in Argentina

    March 20, 2012
    The new terminal in Buenos Aires began operations in early March and supplies both paper and film labelstocks to customers in Argentina.

  • HP launches packaging presses

    March 20, 2012
    The Indigo 20000 and Indigo 30000 Digital Presses will be demonstrated in May at drupa.

  • Label Summit Latin America program announced

    March 20, 2012
    The two-day summit will take place next month in Guadalajara, Mexico.

  • Nutraceuticals Labeling

    Nutraceuticals Labeling

    Catherine Diamond, Associate Editor || March 8, 2012
    The nutraceuticals market – loosely defined as products intended to improve health – is garnering a lot of attention.

  • Flexo Presses

    Flexo Presses

    Steve Katz, Editor || March 8, 2012
    Considered the backbone of the industry, flexo presses continue to evolve in order to keep pace with a printer’s wants and needs.

  • Dscoop7 partners set to reveal new products

    March 7, 2012
    Dscoop will host more than 90 Partners at Dscoop7, its seventh annual conference, taking place March 22-24, 2012 in Washington, D.C. With drupa taking place six weeks after Dscoop7, HP Graphic Arts customers will be able to preview many new product r…

  • Tamper Technologies launches linerless label

    March 7, 2012
    With the “Go Green” agenda affecting all aspects of the packaging industry, Tamper Technologies is producing what it says is an easy to apply, environmentally sustainable tamper evident label, reducing packaging waste by up to 50 percent…

  • UPM Raflatac launches new durable film

    February 21, 2012
    The new film offers a more fit-for-purpose solution in many applications.

  • Tamper Technologies launches linerless label

    February 21, 2012
    The labels are used like traditional labels but are manufactured without the need for a release liner.

  • Avery Dennison earns best-ever safety record

    February 14, 2012
    The company's Label and Packaging Materials division saw several best-ever performances in countries around the globe.

  • Film for Food

    Film for Food

    Catherine Diamond, Associate Editor || February 14, 2012
    Toray Plastics America, a supplier of food-safe films, reveals what’s new in this segment of the industry.

  • Spinnaker now 100 percent employee owned

    February 7, 2012
    According to the company, the ESOP is a qualified retirement plan that has the potential to generate significant benefits for Spinnaker's employees.

  • TAPPI offers new packaging scholarship

    February 7, 2012
    The Daniel Siegel Memorial Scholarship was funded by the family of Daniel Siegel, founder and chair of MICA Corp.

  • Flexible Dies

    Flexible Dies

    Steve Katz || January 18, 2012
    With flexible dies becoming increasingly more prominent, manufacturers are sharpening their focus to develop products that meet the label industry’s needs.

  • Food Labels

    Food Labels

    Catherine Diamond || January 18, 2012
    It’s rare to find a product that people not only require, but enjoy. For converters in the food label industry, this segment offers steady work, but not without challenges.

  • Diecutting

    Diecutting

    Steve Katz || January 18, 2012
    The label industry’s changing demands have led to a paradigm shift within the sector.

  • Narrow Web Profile: United Label Corp.

    Narrow Web Profile: United Label Corp.

    Catherine Diamond || January 18, 2012
    Customer service and timely process improvements are the keys to success for this small, New Jersey converter.

  • Edale to host Open House and expo

    January 3, 2012
    RotoMetrics, Tesa Tape and EskoArtwork are among the confirmed exhibitors.