For the second consecutive year, Mark Andy, a leading supplier to the narrow and mid web industry, will be joining the Digital Packaging Summit as a Keynote Sponsor.
We've seen it famously turn the Rocky Mountains blue and we've seen it impress the judges in the packagePRINTING Excellence Awards. Now we've seen thermochromic ink thrill "Ghostbusters" fans through its appearance on the new Hi-C Ecto Cooler cans. We caught up with a Chromatic Technologies Inc. (CTI) spokesman to learn more.
Gallus will reveal the fastest narrow-web press it has ever created at the second Gallus Innovation Days event, which will be held in September at Gallus's headquarters in St. Gallen, Switzerland. The press can reach a maximum speed of 200 m/min.
More than 260,000 visitors flocked to Düsseldorf, Germany, for drupa 2016. As the leading trade show in the printing industry, drupa is known for bringing in massive crowds. But who are these thousands of people? Where do they come from? And what does it mean? A new infographic helps put the pieces together.
Brands and products come and go, but there are the lucky few that have withstood the sands of time, causing nostalgia seekers to yearn for the familiarity of packaging of yore. The success of recent packaging throwbacks indicates that brands are aware of how a vintage look resonates with consumers, even if they aren't directly demanding the change.
IST America has appointed industry veteran Barry Cormier to the position of director of service, North America. Cormier brings more than 34 years of experience to the job.
EskoWorld, held in June in ChampionsGate, Fla., borrowed the drupa 2016 theme of 'Packaging Simplified.' More than 600 people attended the event.
Founded in 1866, Zeller+Gmelin will host a three-day celebration in September to mark its 150th anniversary. The event will be held in Eislingen, Germany, and will feature entertainment, family-friendly events and an open house.
The drupa 2016 data sheet has been released by Messe Düsseldorf. Some of the information captured in this data sheet includes: the total number of exhibitors, space, total number of visitors, top 10 countries of origin, average length of stay for visitors, as well as additional information.
Gerold Linzbach, chairman of the Heidelberg management board, will not seek a contract extension when his contract ends in August 2017.
EFI has released the EFI Packaging Suite 4.0, the company's latest ERP-based suite of software solutions providing packaging enterprises with end-to-end workflows that contribute to profitability by increasing efficiencies.
MPS and Domino have partnered to bring the latest flexo/digital hybrid printing solution to fruition. The MPS EF SYMJET powered by Domino combines the MPS EF flexo platform with the Domino N610i digital UV inkjet label press.
Coca-Cola rereleased the fan favorite, Hi-C Ecto Cooler, just in time for the remake of the 1984 classic movie, “Ghostbusters.”
News broke last week that Christiansen Print would become an early adopter of the HP PageWide Web Press T1100S for digital preprint corrugated production. packagePRINTING caught up with the Christiansen team to learn how the new press will impact business.
In honor of the re-up of the 1984 cult classic "Ghostbusters," Coca-Cola has rereleased a fan favorite for a limited time: Hi-C Ecto Cooler (made by Minute Maid, a division of The Coca-Cola Company). Fans of the drink went wild, and at the end of May, the company released the drink at select locations in both juice box and aluminum can form. To spice things up, Coca-Cola added thermochromic ink from CTI to the can to make it seem as though the can has been slimed when it is chilled.
Colbert Packaging has completed a substantial equipment investment and installation, adding an RMGT 1050 LX printing press, a BOBST EXPERTCUT 106 PER diecutter and a BOBST ACCUCHECK in-line inspection system to its Lake Forest, Ill., facility.
Maxcess has announced the release of the MAGPOWR Spyder Plus S1 Controller and Thin Load Cell Series. The Spyder Plus S1 Controller provides several functions that were previously limited to high-end controllers. The Thin Load Cell is a European-style solution, requiring minimal machine space.