Liberty Marketing Systems, a Cincinnati-based label printer, has installed two Nilpeter FB-Line flexo presses in a span of 18 months. The company installed an FB-3300 first, followed by an eight-color FB-3300S.
ALTANA has acquired Landa's Metallography technology, a sustainable alternative to foil transfer processes, which was first unveiled at drupa 2016. The remaining development and engineering of the technology will be transferred to ALTANA's ACTEGA Coatings & Sealants division.
Dru Riess and Ray Salinas didn't know anything about printing, but now they run a multi-million dollar package printing company, Popular Ink. The company began with a flexographic printing press bought from a friend's stepfather who kept it in a barn.
Instead of waiting until April for its new packaging design to hit store shelves, Busch beer incorporated its new look into the paint job on Kevin Harvick's No. 4 Ford for the first race of the NASCAR season. Will the new look, combined with NASCAR fans' intense loyalty to sponsor brands lead to increased sales for Busch?
A B Graphic International will display the latest advancements of the Digicon Series 3 for modular digital converting at Xeikon Café. The advancements include spot and flood coat varnishing, matrix stripping, slitting, non-stop high speed turret rewinding and camera inspection with integrated workflow.
The annual FINAT European Label Forum, which will be held from June 7-9 in Berlin, will bring the label industry community together to discuss how to best confront challenging industry changes. Keynote speakers include management guru Michael Jackson and Joschka Fischer, former minister of foreign affairs of Germany.
Tap Packaging Solutions received 10 awards in the 2017 Printing Industries of Ohio and Northern Kentucky (PIANKO) Print Excellence Competition. The awards included the "People's Choice" award and Best of Northern Region award for packaging.
H. Moore Printing Services (HMPS) has advanced its digital printing capabilities with the Colordyne 2600 Series Mini Press. With the installation, HMPS seeks to more effectively produce labels for the nutraceutical, beer and beverage markets.
Xeikon has reported a record sales year in North America with figures over 70% and it is now positioned for even greater success in 2017. In addition to the markets Xeikon is already established, the company is seeking growth in heat transfer, in-mold label and folding carton segments.
Arjowiggins Graphic has announced a full-scale expansion in the United States and North America for its recycled papers offer. Julie Brannen has been appointed as North American regional sales manager to grow and develop business in North America.