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.

Abbott Label

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

Static Control

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

Rotary Diecutting

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

European Label Markets

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

New York Label & Box Works

The versatile converter innovates to meet the challenge of complexity.

RFID combats product diversion

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

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.

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.

Gallus partners with Matho for waste handling

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

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.

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.

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.

Narrow Web Profile: Action Packaging Systems, Inc.

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

Asian Label Markets

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

Companies to Watch

A special feature of Label & Narrow Web that pays tribute to a select group of converters who are making noteworthy contributions to the health of the industry.

NDC announces ICE USA exhibit

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

Narrow Web Profile: Creative Labels Inc.

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

Inspection Evolution

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