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Prestige-Pak Inc. of Fond du Lac, Wis., has successfully installed a new Fusion C flexographic press from Paper Converting Machine Co. (PCMC). Prestige-Pak is a producer of printed and laminated flexible packaging materials, serving a variety of markets.
The Paperboard Packaging Council (PPC) held its annual Spring Outlook and Strategies Conference last week in Baltimore. The conference spanned a variety of topics including sales strategies, packaging trends, economic forecasts and building corporate culture.
Komori America completed the installation of a six color Lithrone GX40 at Nosco, a full-service packaging solutions provider serving a variety of industries.
Darwin Deason claims Xerox CEO Jeff Jacobson continued to pursue a deal with Fuji, even after the Xerox board instructed him not to.
Esko has released its new packaging management solution, WebCenter. WebCenter 18 streamlines and speeds up the packaging development workflow by delivering extra features that give brand owners and converters more control and visibility of their packaging preproduction specification, approval and project life cycle.
GlobalVision has released its new C8 cylinder scanner. Designed for use in conjunction with GlobalVision's Quality Control Platform, the C8 is engineered to automatically load and scan any cylindrical object up to 8˝ in diameter.
Eagle Systems announced that it installed its cold foil system at the production facility of Utah PaperBox in Salt Lake City, Utah. Eagle’s President and CEO Mike King declared that UPB now has the “largest cold foiler in the Americas”.
The 13th edition of the Hong Kong International Printing & Packaging Fair will run from April 27-30, 2018 at the AsiaWorld-Expo. The event is expected to feature more than 480 exhibitors from six countries and regions, including Hong Kong, the Chinese mainland, Korea, Malaysia, Taiwan and Vietnam.
The Flexible Packaging Association (FPA) has published a new report on sustainable packaging, A Holistic View of the Role of Flexible Packaging in a Sustainable World. The report highlights sustainability advantages of flexible packaging and features case studies comparing flexible packaging to other formats.