Equipment

ICE USA 2015

Scenes from the show floor where more than 350 exhibitors showcased their machinery, products and services.


Flint Group transfers UV ink production to Sweden

The move from Italy is a technological and logistical move designed to consolidate all UV ink production in one facility.


Digital Finishing Equipment

Machinery manufacturers have successfully kept pace with the latest digital printing technology.


New York Label & Box Works

The versatile converter innovates to meet the challenge of complexity.


Label Traxx to launch digital prepress tool at DscoopX

Label Traxx can now pass lead-in and lead-out specifications to Automation Engine, enabling automatic printing at the beginning and end of a job.


Introducing gb Flexo

The company buys and sells used equipment, working directly with label printers and converters.


Converters 'Experience the Automation' in Italy

The September event focused on automation and all of its practical aspects, including printed reel control and finishing, maximizing productivity, quality control, service and ROI enhancement.


ActionPak adds Karlville shrink sleeve equipment

ActionPak will feature its Tornado Tunnel at the upcoming AWA International Sleeve Label Conference & Exhibition.


Hally Labels upgrades inspection for traceability labels

Traceability, brand protection and anti-counterfeiting requirements place new demands on the inspection process.


Precision AirConvey establishes customer experience team

The program's emphasis is to provide a fast, effective and clear response if there are problems with the firm’s trim and matrix removal systems.


Testing Equipment

Predictability is an important of the label converting workflow. And there's a wide range of machinery available that can ensure that a label will behave like it's supposed to.


Narrow Web Profile: Creative Labels Inc.

The California converter leads the way, embracing new markets and technologies.


European Label Markets

Between green and growth, Europe's converters and suppliers face the challenges of change


Edale installs its biggest Card Line to date

Edale teamed with an unnamed printer that realized existing sheetfed machines were no longer commercially viable with continued business growth.


Label Inspection

The tools that help improve color, shape, type and overall precision come in many variations, and the technology continually improves.


Abbott Label

A legacy of responsiveness and selling exclusively to resellers has this converter poised for continued growth.


Equipment Acquisition: The Drivers

A great deal of time and effort goes into the decision to purchase a new or used piece of equipment. Several converters share their thoughts about the process.


ICE USA heats up Orlando

With more than 2,800 attendees, the biennial show brought 345 exhibiting companies.


Kocher+Beck breaks ground on facility expansion

The 24,000 square-foot extension will help Kocher+Beck to meet the growing demand for its high quality flexible dies.


Static Control

Products abound to prevent static-causing print defects, while ensuring operator safety.


Rising costs, shrinking margins

L&NW's 2011 Mid-Year Economic Report: 'Challenging, frustrating and rewarding'


The Future of Flexo

Industry experts from all facets of the label printing supply chain weigh in on flexo's future.


RotoMetrics recalibrated

Karen Moreland, VP of global marketing for RotoMetrics, discusses the new, streamlined flexible die portfolio.