Industry Headlines

A Closer Look at Packaging Industry Business Challenges and Solutions
April 17, 2018 at 9:42 am

In order to maximize the opportunities the packaging industry offers, printers of labels, folding cartons, flexible packaging and corrugated need to be aware of the business challenges they face and have a plan to mitigate their impact. packagePRINTING has released a new research report that details the key challenges package printers face and provides insight into how to solve these issues.

Prestige-Pak Completes Installation of PCMC Fusion C
April 20, 2018 at 4:48 pm

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.

PPC Spring Meeting Highlights Strategies and Leadership
April 16, 2018 at 3:43 pm

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.

Esko Announces New Packaging Management Solution, WebCenter 18
April 17, 2018 at 11:08 am

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.

FPA Launches New Sustainable Packaging Report
April 17, 2018 at 9:24 am

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.