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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…


  • 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.


  • 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.


  • Flexible Dies

    Flexible Dies

    Steve Katz||January 18, 2012
    With flexible dies becoming increasingly more prominent, manufacturers are sharpening their focus to develop products that meet the label industry’s needs.


  • 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


  • Industrial Labels

    Industrial Labels

    Catherine Diamond||October 4, 2011
    Designed to ensure our safety, industrial labels must combine extraordinary toughness with efficiency and consistency.


  • 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.


  • AWA Label Study:

    Jack Kenny||May 24, 2011
    A qualified recovery through 2010


  • TLMI 2010 Awards

    TLMI 2010 Awards

    Jack Kenny||November 11, 2010
    Best of Show and First Place – Wine & Spirits, Flexography/Letterpress, Color Process Prime ASL Print FX, Vaughan, ON, Canada Product: Dan Aykroyd Sauvignon Blanc Description/Challenges: Printed stochas…


  • Flexible Packaging Creates Opportunities

    Flexible Packaging Creates Opportunities

    Randy Parrish||May 7, 2010
    Narrow web printers provide the perfect 'go-to-market' strategy for brand owners.