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  • AWA Inkjet & Digital Label/Packaging Printing Seminar 2013

    December 3, 2012
    This event will be held in conjunction with the IMI 22nd Annual Ink Jet Printing Conference at the Scottsdale Cottonwoods Resorts & Suites.…

  • When marketing drives customer dis-service

    Tammie MacLachlan and Mark Lusky || November 29, 2012
    Telling the truth in marketing is one of the most crucial customer service functions a company can perform. By telling the truth, you give prospects and customers alike an accurate picture of products and services.This, in turn, makes buying decision…

  • IN-MOLD DECORATION

    November 29, 2012
    Eastman Chemical Company showed its in-mold decorating products – including its Tritan copolyester and DuraStar polymers – at this year’s IMLCON & IMDCON. Tritan copolyester is used to produce thin-wall lenses, windows or covers…

  • viscocity controllers

    November 29, 2012
    Brookfield Engineering Laboratories has launched its smallest viscosity controllers yet, the AST 100 line of products. The product line includes: Uno (AST100 with AST350 Controller), designed small for custom fit and added efficiency; Duo (AST100 wit…

  • core recycler

    November 29, 2012
    The Safe-Slab Core Recycler is now available for customization to meet customer needs. Safe-Slab is a blade-free, slabbing and core recycling product that automatically removes leftover roll material. The scrap material – such as paper, film, f…

  • web cleaner

    November 29, 2012
    Polymag Tek’s 6RNWC-CD web cleaner is designed to remove loose particulate contamination from a moving web.  The four Polymag Tek Blue-S Contact Cleaning Rolls (CCRS) provide a double nip, which contacts both sides of the web as it transpo…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • TLMI 2012 Awards

    TLMI 2012 Awards

    November 29, 2012
    When looking for inspiration for their new labels, Le Pich winemakers needed to look no further than their own backyard.

  • AWA’s Release Liner Seminar

    AWA’s Release Liner Seminar

    November 29, 2012
    This year’s seminar featured a full program of presentations, plus a lively Q & A session and tabletop exhibition, which made the day a real forum for information exchange among industry participants, who came from many corners of the world and many levels of the label release liner value chain.

  • Inkjet Printers and Presses

    Inkjet Printers and Presses

    Steve Katz, Editor || November 29, 2012
    Digital adopters of all budgets choosing the inkjet route have a plethora of options.

  • Variable Data Printing

    Variable Data Printing

    Catherine Diamond, Associate Editor || November 29, 2012
    An offshoot of digital printing, variable data printing offers the look and feel of conventional offset, but with the added convenience of digital capabilities.

  • The Digital Workflow

    The Digital Workflow

    Steve Smith, Contributing Editor || November 29, 2012
    Throughout a job, digital adopters make changes to tackle a new set of challenges.

  • Identco

    Identco

    Catherine Diamond, Associate Editor || November 29, 2012
    The global converter utilizes positive reinforcement and accountability at all levels to meet its own exacting standards, while continuing to expand.

  • Booklet Harmony

    Booklet Harmony

    Jules Lejeune, Managing Director, FINAT || November 29, 2012
    The label on perishable food packages may be extremely transient, but, despite its short life, it is still required to perform the key roles of providing both decoration for retail shelf appeal as well as a considerable amount of product data. Achiev…

  • New Responsible Packaging: An Innovation or a Cash Trap?

    Rock LaManna, Contributing Editor || November 29, 2012
    When is the “next big thing” not always such a great thing for your business? When does innovation cost more than its worth? It’s a tough call, and a recent piece in L&NW reminded me of the balancing act owners need to play when…

  • Used press, excellent condition

    Used press, excellent condition

    Jack Kenny, Contributing Editor || November 29, 2012
    Price and delivery are everything in the pre-owned equipment market.

  • The burden of bioplastics

    Calvin Frost, Contributing Editor || November 29, 2012
    Alexander Watson Associates (AWA) has just completed its first edition of the Pressure Sensitive Label Waste Management Report. It’s a summary of where waste is generated in our supply chain, the complexity of logistics and packaging, and the d…

  • I like it, I’ll take five

    I like it, I’ll take five

    John Penhallow, Contributing Editor || November 29, 2012
    Rako, one of Germany’s top label and packaging converters, is back in the news again. In September of this year they announced that they had bought no less than five of HP Indigo’s latest label press, the WS6600. Roger Gehrke, Rako&rsq…

  • Harper heads into the Lion’s Den

    Harper heads into the Lion’s Den

    November 29, 2012
    Harper’s Tony Donato (R) explaining the benefits of ceramic cylinders. At the Lion’s Den session of the Packaging & Label Gravure Association (PLGA) Global 2012 Technical Conference, Harper Corporation’s Tony Donato showcas…

  • RadTech to present at ICE USA 2013

    November 29, 2012
    RadTech, a non-profit organization committed to the advancement of ultraviolet and electron beam technology, will present a special educational session for converting industry professionals at ICE USA 2013, taking place April 9-11 in Orlando, FL, USA…

  • Speakers announced for Dscoop8

    November 29, 2012
    Dscoop (Digital Solutions Cooperative) has announced that business motivation speaker Mark King and entrepreneur and The New York Times best-selling author Gary Vaynerchuk, will deliver keynote addresses at the 2013 Dscoop annual conference. Dscoop8:…

  • ‘Shaping our future’ with TLMI

    ‘Shaping our future’ with TLMI

    November 29, 2012
    Andrew Boynton discusses ideas TLMI converter and supplier members gathered at the Ritz-Carlton in Naples, FL, October 21-14, for the TLMI 2012 Annual Meeting. The meeting’s theme of “Shaping our Future: Strategic Leadership, Social M…

  • Industry People

    November 29, 2012
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ABBOTT LABEL, INC., Dallas, TX, USA – Leann BeVelle (1) has joined the company as customer service manager. ANDERSON & VREELAND, Bryan, OH, USA – Dale Grabow (2)…

  • CV Labels installs fifth Omega inspection rewinder

    November 29, 2012
    AB Graphic International has supplied a fifth Omega inspection rewinder to Irvine, Scotland-based CV Labels Ltd. Equipped with FleyeVision 100 percent print face inspection, the new Omega HSR and camera will enable CV Labels to handle increased pr…

  • Stork Prints wins gravure award for ecosleeve concept

    November 29, 2012
    The packaging industry came together on September 19-20 for the annual PGLA (Packaging & Label Gravure Association) meeting in Hiltons’ Double Tree in Charlotte, NC, USA. This year’s theme, The Rebirth of Gravure: Value in Process, Pr…

  • Heidelberg opens Detroit manufacturing plant

    November 29, 2012
    Five years after introducing Saphira Aqueous Coatings to the market, Heidelberg has begun manufacturing the coatings locally at its new Hi-Tech Coatings plant, located in the Detroit suburb of Taylor, MI, USA. A ribbon-cutting ceremony to mark the op…

  • Xeikon names new CEO

    November 29, 2012
    Xeikon has announced that Frank Deschuytere is to succeed Wim Maes as CEO, effective January 1, 2013. Wim Maes will join Xeikon’s Supervisory Board; and Wim Deblauwe is retiring as a supervisory director. Frank Deschuytere’s appointment f…

  • First US UV LED curing symposium a success

    November 29, 2012
    A sample survey of attendees at the UV LED Curing Symposium in Chicago in September - hosted by Integration Technology Ltd. (ITL) and IST America - scored the value, content and networking aspects of the show “very good” while the event&r…

  • InfoTrends announces substrate study

    November 29, 2012
    Digital production color is a growing market for print and paper. However, this growth is dependent on application, technology, and media. Paper and other substrates enable the application which drives the print opportunity. InfoTrends has announced…

  • Flint Group to raise prices on plates

    November 29, 2012
    Effective January 1, 2013, Flint Group Flexographic Products will raise prices for photopolymer printing plates by 3% to recover general cost increases. According to the company, energy costs have risen by more than 20% since 2007; additionally, majo…

  • 3M and Avery Dennison nix office products deal

    November 29, 2012
    3M Co. scrapped an agreement to buy  Avery Dennison Corp.’s office products business, a deal the US Justice Department opposed because of antitrust concerns. The $550-million takeover would have given 3M more than 80% of the US market for…

  • Opportunities abound in South America

    November 29, 2012
    AWA Alexander Watson Associates has recently published the third edition of its study of one of the world’s fastest-growing regional label markets: Labeling Markets: South American Market Study & Sourcebook 2012. The study records current t…

  • RaKO wins award for linerless application

    November 29, 2012
    The RAKO Group’s Lean Label Eco has received the Deutsche Verpackungspreis 2012 award for best innovation in the industry. The company presented the results of this collaborative development of a linerless label at Fachpack in September 20…

  • Siegwerk begins expansion

    November 29, 2012
    As Siegwerk Canada and USA (CUSA) plan for the future, further expansion is required in order to allow for forecasted growth, the company has announced. Towards this end, Siegwerk CUSA has begun construction on a new Center for Printing Excellence to…

  • Mac Arthur Corp. announces ISO certification

    November 29, 2012
    Mac Arthur Corporation, an international supplier of custom labels and diecut components, has announced that it has achieved ISO 14001 certification, the environmental management system standard. The International Organization of Standardization…

  • Evonik expands partnership with DKSH

    November 29, 2012
    DKSH, a Swiss market expansion services group with a focus on Asia, and Evonik Industries, have expanded their collaboration. Under a new framework contract, DKSH Performance Materials will distribute Evonik’s coatings products in parts of Sout…

  • Epson introduces GHS compliant technology

    November 29, 2012
    To help chemical manufacturers and transporters comply with Globally Harmonized System (GHS) labeling standards, Epson America, Inc. has introduced its ColorWorks C831 Wide Label Printer. Designed to ensure consistent labeling of chemical products gl…

  • Atlas Converting opens new NC demo center

    November 29, 2012
    Atlas Converting North America, Inc., has reported the successful inauguration of its new Demonstration Center at a recent Open House event held September 20-21 in Charlotte, NC, USA. More than 30 guests over the two-day event were able to see live d…

  • CRI hosts China Packaging Federation members

    November 29, 2012
    Nine delegates from the China Packaging Federation (CPF) visited and toured Color Resolutions International’s (CRI) corporate headquarters and manufacturing plant in Fairfield, OH, during their travels this week to the USA. The group came to t…

  • Color-Logic now offers consulting for brands

    November 29, 2012
    Brand managers now can obtain qualified assistance in effectively using the Process Metallic Color System developed by Color-Logic. Color-Logic ensures that brands can get to market faster, reducing the time often involved in producing decorative eff…

  • UEI Group acquires Falcontec assets

    November 29, 2012
    UEI Group, headquartered in Overland Park, KS, USA, has announced it has acquired the assets of Falcontec Ltd. to strengthen UEI Group’s position in the hot stamping and embossing industry. The combined company will underscore the UEI Group&rsq…

  • Schober adds diecutter to Ohio R&D facility

    November 29, 2012
    Schober USA has recently installed a new rotary diecutting machine in its Fairfield, OH, facility to provide research and development services for North American customers.  This new machine, which is complemented by two similar units at the Sch…