Catherine Diamond, Associate Editor||November 21, 2013
Machinery manufacturers have successfully kept pace with the latest digital printing technology.
Steve Katz||April 19, 2012
Print defects are part of the job, but converters have lots of machinery choices that help prevent imperfect labels from leaving their buildings.
Catherine Diamond||April 19, 2012
The equipment that ensures a label’s perfection is evolving rapidly, and converters are reaping the benefits.
Catherine Diamond, Associate Editor||November 17, 2011
The slitter rewinder is an integral part of the converting system, and is capable of performing many critical tasks, including inspection, diecutting, variable information printing, and more.
November 17, 2011
Brand owners are using smart labels to ensure product authenticity and value, while improving productivity and the customer experience.
Jack Kenny||October 4, 2011
Compact and economical, these small machines have found homes in hundreds of label shops around the world.
Jack Kenny||April 11, 2011
Not just simple press components, winders play a direct role in print productivity and bottom line performance.
Jack Kenny||May 7, 2009
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.
Steve Leibin of Matik, Omet||November 12, 2008
We continue our roundup of the companies and their products that made Labelexpo 2008 in Chicago the premier North American industry event of the year.
John Penhallow, Steve Katz, and Jack Kenny||October 6, 2008
L&NW pays tribute to a select group of converters who are making noteworthy contributions to the health of the industry.
September 27, 2007
These pieces of equipment ensure that labels are placed on cores correctly for distribution. They can save converters time and ultimately money in the process.
Katy Wight||April 26, 2007
Scottish entrepreneur Alex Mulvenny has built one of the most enviable label converting operations in the UK over the last 24 years. He plans to hand the baton to his sons this year, but will still have a role in helping make major strategic decisions.
Jack Kenny||September 25, 2006
Slow to be adopted in the narrow web market, laser cutters show steady technological improvements.
July 19, 2005
Buying and selling of label converting companies, groups of companies, and supplier businesses gained momentum in the second quarter.
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