Industry Headlines

Xeikon Unveils New UV Inkjet Label Press at Xeikon Café
March 27, 2017 at 2:27 pm

Xeikon has unveiled its latest digital label press, the UV inkjet Xeikon PX3000. The press is based on Xeikon's newly revealed Panther UV inkjet technology and made its debut during Xeikon Café Packaging Innovations, which continues through March 31 at Xeikon's headquarters in Lier, Belgium.

What the Bottled Water Boom Could Mean For Packaging
March 28, 2017 at 10:35 am

Consumers are opting for healthier lifestyles, which has led to a noticeable drop in soda sales, combined with an increase in bottled water consumption. With these evolving consumer preferences, what will be the implications for package and label printers and converters?

DataLase and Xerox Partner on Late-Stage In-Line Digital Printing
March 28, 2017 at 9:40 am

Xerox and DataLase have entered into an agreement to launch a new inkless printing solution that allows brand owners to connect with consumers through personalization and the late-stage ability to differentiate products and packaging.

Corrugated Converter Sets Record With Bobst Equipment Line
March 28, 2017 at 9:15 am

Bobst has recognized St-Laurent, Quebec-based Mitchel-Lincoln Packaging for setting a corrugated box production record in an eight-hour shift. The company achieved the feat after installing the BOBST 8.20 EXPERTLINE flexo folder/gluer.

Record-Setting Interpack Ready for Düsseldorf
March 27, 2017 at 5:24 pm

Interpack 2017, which will be held from May 4-10, has recorded the highest exhibitor demand in its 55-year history. The event will feature approximately 2,700 exhibitors from nearly 60 countries.