Equipment

ICE USA 2015

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


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.


A record year in Brussels

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


European Label Markets

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


Introducing gb Flexo

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


Abbott Label

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


NDC announces ICE USA exhibit

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


REVO officially unveiled

At Gidue’s headquarters in Italy, REVO – a collaborative flexo technology – made its world debut.


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.


Static Control

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


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.


The Future of Flexo

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


Techprint

From labels to printed electronics to product assembly, this Massachusetts converter is a true one-stop shop for its high-tech customers.


Rising costs, shrinking margins

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


Narrow Web Profile: Action Packaging Systems, Inc.

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


Sanilox unveils new roll cleaning system

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


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.


Asian Label Markets

The fastest growing market for labels commands the attention of the rest of the packaging world.


Rotary Diecutting

Cost savings and technical advancements have flexible dies entrenched as today’s preferred technology.


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.


Inspection Evolution

The equipment that ensures a label’s perfection is evolving rapidly, and converters are reaping the benefits.


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.