With the historically contentious US election just around the corner, no less than the future of the country at stake, and a dearth of political research that examines candidate support from a business point of view, NAPCO Research designed a study that examines business leaders’ intention to support Donald Trump vs. Hillary Clinton.
It's imperative to keep the lines of communication open among packaging designers, printers and brand owners. Ashley Roberts, senior production editor of packagePRINTING, spoke with Kory Grushka, director of business development at Works Design Group, who provided some tips on how to facilitate open and clear communication.
Sun Chemical and Windmoeller & Hoelscher will team up to host "Transform Your Packaging with Color," an event designed to review trends and understand the impact of color on packaging and on the shelf.
INX International will feature specialized inks for the corrugated market during SuperCorrExpo. Products on display will include INXStar and TriStar SpH inks, INXSperse water-based dispersions, ProCure UV coatings and INXKote water coatings.
DataLase will feature its in-line digital case coding solutions at SuperCorrExpo. The process uses lasers to digitally apply multiple SKUs onto boxes. The technology utilizes a unique additive that changes color when exposed to CO2 or Near InfraRed lasers.
Labelexpo Americas set several records, including for total attendance, the size of the show floor and for the amount of new product launches on display. The show was held from Sept. 13-15 in Rosemont, Ill.
When it comes to the corrugated conversion, is ‘when’ now? For some, it may be. Tune in on Thursday, Oct. 6 to find out…
The folding carton industry is poised for continued growth as technologies that once would have been considered a pipe dream are taking cartons to the next level.
Deploying a new digital press is not as easy as installing it and lining up the jobs. Marco Boer and Kevin Karstedt, the co-chairs of the Digital Packaging Summit, weigh in on getting marketing, operations and brands on the same page.
Xode has purchased the seven-color Domino N610i digital UV inkjet label press that was on display in Domino's booth at Labelexpo Americas. The new Domino press will be Xode's first production digital label press.
Strong communication is a key aspect of a packaging production project. However, aligning the designer, brand owner and printer is not always easy. In this video, Kory Grushka of Works Design Group discusses a project where communication went smoothly and one where communication could have been improved.
Avery Dennison has introduced high-performance Primax and FasClear, which are fully-conformable films designed for difficult container shapes. The films were on display during Labelexpo Americas.
Epson is now shipping its SurePress L-6034VW, which is the company's first single-pass industrial press, the first to implement Epson's PrecisionCore linehead technology and the first to use Epson’s low migration LED UV curing ink.
Hampshire Label, the label and packaging division of New Jersey Business Forms, purchased a Durst Tau 330E digital label press during Labelexpo Americas. With the acquisition, Hampshire Label is seeking to expand the markets it serves.
Hub Labels of Hagerstown, Md., will receive the second Gallus Labelfire 340 in the United States. The press was developed through a partnership between Gallus, Heidelberg and Fujifilm and features inkjet and flexographic capabilities.
Flextec Corp., a Colorado Springs, Colo.-based converter has invested in an HP Indigo 8000 to expand its digital capabilities. Flextec had already adopted the HP Indigo platform and will use both presses to serve several market segments.
acpo unveiled its latest line of barrier films and security technologies during Labelexpo Americas. The products included films that provide anti-counterfeit, soft-touch and high-barrier properties.