Equipment

A record year in Brussels

Brand owners are using smart labels to ensure product authenticity and value, while improving productivity and the customer experience.


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.


ActionPak adds Karlville shrink sleeve equipment

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


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.


Rising costs, shrinking margins

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


Hally Labels upgrades inspection for traceability labels

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


Sanilox unveils new roll cleaning system

The Sanilox System automates on-press roll cleaning with the flexibliity of off-press cleaning.


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.


Abbott Label

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


The Future of Flexo

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


Gallus partners with Matho for waste handling

Gallus will represent Matho sales in the USA as well as provide consultation, aftermarket services and parts.


Introducing gb Flexo

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


Narrow Web Profile: Action Packaging Systems, Inc.

An unwavering commitment to just-in-time delivery sets apart this multi-faceted company


Narrow Web Profile: Creative Labels Inc.

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


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.


Inspection Equipment

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


Static Control

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


NDC announces ICE USA exhibit

The precision measurement and control products supplier will show its latest gauging systems for the converting industries.


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.


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.


Label Inspection

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


RotoMetrics recalibrated

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