Domino Digital Printing will be debuting products and technologies, leading several presentations and serving up 'brews' (coffee and beer) in its booth during Labelexpo Americas. Visitors to the booth can view Textures by Domino, the Domino N610i digital press and the K600i double-white bar digital UV inkjet printer.
Rotoflex is set to present a wide array of off-line finishing solutions at Labelexpo Americas, including the HSI 330 high-volume label slitter, VSI 330 slitter rewinder and VLI 700 inspection, slitting and rewind system.
Hammer Packaging, a converter based in Rochester, N.Y., recently added a new Heidelberg Speedmaster XL 106-8+L, increasing productivity and capacity. The new press will run alongside two existing Speedmaster CD 102 presses and a CX 102.
EFI has announced that its U.S. Inkjet Center will relocate to a new, state-of-the-art facility in Londonderry, N.H. The new location will offer closer access to multiple airports and closer proximity to talent in the Greater Boston area.
UPM Raflatac has collaborated with Baumgarten, a Brazilian converter, on a life-cycle assessment of label material release liners. The results will be shared during Labelexpo Americas in Chicago.
To encourage consumer engagement, Coca-Cola Sweden has partnered with Constantia Flexibles to create a label with a whitened varnish area that allows consumers to draw directly on the label, creating their own designs.
Have you ever wondered how fake packaging used for television and film is produced? packagePRINTING spoke with Gregg Bilson, president and CEO of Sunland, Calif.-based Independent Studio Services, one of the premier prop houses, about how its packaging is produced and what it takes to make that movie magic.
Tune in as our panel of high-speed inkjet users will discuss how they are helping brands to better connect with their consumers.
A new study indicates that soda sales have declined in Berkeley, Calif. since the city implemented a "soda tax." With Philadelphia passing a similar tax and consumers seeking healthier options, will there be an impact on packaging?
Mark Andy will debut Digital One, a new entry-level digital printing and converting label press at Labelexpo Americas in Chicago. The press provides digital print with in-line converting with a low level of investment.
The Label Shoppe has added a 10-color Nilpeter FA-4* servo press, which will help the company handle long and short runs and provide accurate registration. The press will also provide clean-hand technology and complete automation.
The president of an NFL team, two highly accomplished packaging executives and a Pulitzer Prize finalist editorial cartoonist will all take part in SuperCorrExpo, from Oct. 17-20 in Orlando, Fla. Each day of the event will feature a keynote address from this diverse panel.
At Labelexpo Americas, Durst will introduce the increased capabilities of its label product portfolio by integrating its market-leading Tau 330 with near-line pre- and post-press finishing solutions in cooperation with OMET.
AVT will introduce multiple new solutions at Labelexpo Americas, including the Helios Turbo HD high-definition inspection system and the Helios D, an inspection system designed for the specific needs of digital printing.
Sun Chemical has partnered with acpo and will supply its SunBar oxygen barrier coatings to acpo to coat and supply films for flexible packaging converters. acpo's thin film coating capabilities will allow more converters to take advantage of SunBar's coating properties for flexible packaging.
Prototype & Production Systems Inc. (PPSI) will be showcasing three inkjet solutions at Labelexpo Americas including the DICEweb system, the DICEpress printer and EB curing of food-safe digital label and package printing.
IST America Corp., the premier UV curing systems solutions provider, has announced the appointment of Don Gustafson as director of business development.
Leonhard Kurz has acquired the design-oriented production company Burg Design from Spanish automotive supplier Grupo Antolin. The acquisition will expand Kurz's design and decoration capabilities.
A strong combination of sharply printed text and graphics, foiling and tactile doming earned McDowell Label third place in Best of Show in the 30th annual packagePRINTING Excellence Awards.
Digital printing for corrugated packaging may be in its infancy, but with the rich colors and sharp graphics Bennett produced on this Welch's display, the Kansas City-based converter earned second place in the Best of Show category in the 30th annual packagePRINTING Excellence Awards.