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  • 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.


  • 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…


  • 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.


  • 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.


  • 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.


  • Labelexpo Europe 2013 Workshops

    Labelexpo Europe 2013 Workshops

    September 13, 2013
    The theme of the 2013 Labelexpo Europe revolves around wonderment and magic, and those interested in getting educated on the label industry’s latest trends and technologies can attend the “Workshops of Wonder.” Through these worksho…


  • ICE USA Preview

    ICE USA Preview

    March 13, 2013
    This year’s show features experts, education and 100 new exhibitors.


  • 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


  • Diecutting

    Diecutting

    Steve Katz||January 18, 2012
    The label industry’s changing demands have led to a paradigm shift within the sector.


  • 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.


  • 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.


  • 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.


  • Industry News

    October 4, 2011
    Multi-Color acquires York Label Group


  • 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.