The benefits of digital printing are becoming well-established in the industry. But, without the proper finishing processes in place for digitally produced output, converters may find that those digital advantages are being sacrificed.
Seven years ago, a retired teacher took over a label printing business in decline. Through a transparent management approach and an investment in digital technology, Argent Tape & Label is poised for a successful future.
The second annual Digital Packaging Summit once again brought together leading converters and suppliers in an intimate environment to discuss digital technology in packaging. At the end of the Summit, it was determined that now is the time to explore the technology's benefits.
EFI announced that Spain-based Xátiva will be the first company to install the Nozomi C18000 single-pass LED inkjet corrugated board press. The announcement was made at EFI Connect in Las Vegas.
Meyers became the first North American company to purchase an MPS EF SYMJET hybrid press powered by Domino. The press combines MPS technology and Domino's seven-color N610i digital UV inkjet label press.
BethAnn Telford, special events coordinator at the U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO), isn’t your ordinary printing industry marathon runner — she is fighting brain cancer and preparing to run seven marathons on seven continents in seven consecutive days. It’s called the World Marathon Challenge and only 26 people have completed the challenge to date — five of them were women.
As brands are continually striving to increase their interaction with consumers, smart packaging seems poised to be a vehicle for making that happen. WestRock's Connected Packaging Solutions may be the catalyst in taking this technology from a niche to the mainstream.
Spartanics, which is best known for its laser diecutting systems, is launching a new high-speed, semi-rotary label converting solution. The SR350 Semi-Rotary Label Converting Solution features 350mm wide semi-rotary and full-rotary diecutting options with auto back scoring and more.
Color-Logic has announced the certification of the Mark Andy Digital Series hybrid press for the Color-Logic process. By achieving the certification, the Mark Andy Digital Series increases its special effects printing capabilities.
All Printing Resources has appointed Richard Black to the role of VP of business development. The role was created specifically for Black as APR reinforces its commitment to the company’s culture of customer care and topline product offerings.
Classic Litho + Design, Inc. recently hosted an open house to highlight how its Heidelberg Speedmaster CD 102-6+L with X-Package and DryStar UV can provide faster turnaround times and enhanced quality for its wide range of customers in Southern California and beyond.
At New Direction Partners, we have found that closing a deal is almost always the culmination of a number of steps — six, to be precise — in a process that applies both to buying and to selling.
WestRock has unveiled a connected packaging solution for smart products that combines Digimarc's enabled barcode technology, with EVRYTHNG’s IoT Smart Products Platform to bring embedded, real time, connected digital intelligence to billions of WestRock packages, in-store signs and displays produced annually.
To help meet the needs of its flexible packaging customers, NCL Graphic Specialties has invested a Uteco Onyx XS central impression flexographic press. The press is coupled with NCL's Nordmeccanica solventless laminators and new Atlas Titan ER610 rewinders.
Komori America has installed a Highcon Euclid III in its Graphic Technology Center. Komori America and Highcon entered into a strategic selling agreement in late 2016 and Komori America will sell and support the entire Highcon product line.
AWT Labels & Packaging has installed a new 10-color, 52˝ Windmoeller & Hoelscher Miraflex Central Impression Cylinder press at its South Elgin, Ill., facility. With the new press, the company plans to grow in its existing market segments and add business in pet food and gourmet coffee.
ICE USA, the International Converting Exhibition, has received strong support from Latin American packaging and converting associations, expanding the show’s reach and awareness in the region.