The Future of Flexo

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

ICE USA 2015

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

Converting education at ICE USA

The AIMCAL-sponsored program featured key insights from some of the industry’s leading experts.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Label Inspection

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

Narrow Web Profile: Creative Labels Inc.

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

RFID combats product diversion

New Sunshine turns to WS Packaging to help fight diversion and protect consumers.

Digital Finishing Equipment

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

Abbott Label

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

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.

Static Control

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

Sanilox unveils new roll cleaning system

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

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.

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.

Narrow Web Profile: Action Packaging Systems, Inc.

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

Rotary Diecutting

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

ICE USA heats up Orlando

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