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  • TLMI 2013 AWARDS

    TLMI 2013 AWARDS

    November 21, 2013
    McDowell Label and Screen Printing HAS TAKEN the top prize in the 2013 TLMI Label Awards for its Peace & Harmony label. The Texas converter won Best of Show for the label, as well as first place awards in 12 categories, including two Best of Clas…

  • Labelexpo Europe Post-Show Report

    Labelexpo Europe Post-Show Report

    Steve Katz, Editor||November 21, 2013
    Confidence and optimism permeated the halls of the show’s largest edition to date.

  • Special Effects Labels

    Special Effects Labels

    Catherine Diamond, Associate Editor||November 21, 2013
    So long as there is competition on store shelves, there will be a demand for special effects labels.

  • Promotional Labels

    Promotional Labels

    Catherine Diamond, Associate Editor||October 14, 2013
    The universal appeal of promotional labels is enjoying a healthy comeback after a challenging few years.

  • Paper Substrates

    Paper Substrates

    Catherine Diamond, Associate Editor||September 13, 2013
    Suppliers have expanded their portfolios to meet converters’ need for sustainable, durable papers that are compatible with multiple print technologies.

  • PS Adhesives

    PS Adhesives

    Steve Katz, Editor||September 13, 2013
    A label’s stickiness involves chemistry, and determining just what it’s supposed to do.

  • How to win a label print competition

    How to win a label print competition

    Tony White||July 10, 2012
    Winning awards and gaining the recognition of industry peers can really lift a company’s profile.

  • MIS in Label Plants:

    MIS in Label Plants:

    Steve Smith||May 23, 2012
    Why it matters and why it’s so challenging to achieve

  • Food Labels

    Food Labels

    Catherine Diamond||January 18, 2012
    It’s rare to find a product that people not only require, but enjoy. For converters in the food label industry, this segment offers steady work, but not without challenges.

  • A record year in Brussels

    A record year in Brussels

    November 17, 2011
    Brand owners are using smart labels to ensure product authenticity and value, while improving productivity and the customer experience.

  • Beer and Spirits Labels

    Beer and Spirits Labels

    Catherine Diamond, Associate Editor||November 17, 2011
    Alcohol: people drink it in good times and bad. Luckily for those in the label industry, the world has had its share of both lately. Here’s a look at design, shelf appeal and brand security in the world of beer and spirits labels.

  • Industry News

    October 4, 2011
    Multi-Color acquires York Label Group

  • Companies to Watch

    Companies to Watch

    October 4, 2011
    Companies to Watch is 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.

  • Synthetic Substrates

    Synthetic Substrates

    Catherine Diamond||September 8, 2011
    The proliferation of synthetic substrates on today's market is a result of not only their sustainability and eco-friendly factor, but also their strength and unrivaled durability.

  • European Label Markets

    European Label Markets

    John Penhallow||September 8, 2011
    Between green and growth, Europe's converters and suppliers face the challenges of change