Goss International has announced that its parent company, Shanghai Electric Corporation (SEC), has entered into a definitive agreement to sell Goss International and its subsidiaries to American Industrial Partners (AIP).
As more brewers attempt to push their way to the forefront of the craft beer craze, the packaging has to keep up. To maintain its position as a top provider to the beer package printing market, NEPA Carton and Carrier Company announced that it installed a six-color, 57˝ KBA Rapida 145 large-format press.
Steve Voorhees, CEO of WestRock, will deliver a keynote speech at the Paperboard Packaging Council’s Fall Meeting on Oct. 8 in Indianapolis.
SICK has announced the launch of the Profiler 2 short range distance sensor for measuring profiles and surfaces of complex objects with one laser line.
Butler Automatic has announced that its 1000 Series automatic film splicer is ideal for improving uptime and increasing throughput in applications utilizing wide, non-woven substrates.
Procter and Gamble (P&G) Fabric Care has announced a new environmental initiative that will see 230 million bottles of flagship brands like Ariel, Dash, Lenor and Unstoppables made out of ‘Post Consumer Recyclate’ (PCR), which is recycled packaging.
MGI Digital Technology has been awarded the Printing Industries of America 2015 InterTech Technology Award for the iFOIL digital hot foiling system.
Flexo Concepts has announced that Mark Andy has begun shipping its Versa Max press line with the TruPoint Orange doctor blade.
Spinnaker Coating, a manufacturer and service provider of pressure sensitive paper and film products for the printing industry, has announced a portfolio of products tested and approved by Screen Americas for use on its Truepress Jet L350UV inkjet digital label press.
Chromatic Technologies has announced that a Colorado court jury found that four former CTI employees misappropriated company trade secrets and business information in an attempt to copy the company’s proprietary technology.
Constantia Flexibles Labels Division supported Beck's relaunch with rotogravure printed paper labels incorporating UV mark recognition.
World Wide Packaging, a provider of cosmetic packaging components and plastic tubes, has developed a unique package for lip gloss that it has called ‘Flip Gloss’ because of its flip-down top.
Regional wineries are beginning to experiment with packaging, at least a little bit.
For the quarter ended June 30, 2015, EFI reported record second quarter revenue of $202.7 million, up 5 percent compared to second quarter 2014 revenue of $193.0 million.
The Schumacher Packaging plant in Ebersdorf, Germany, is the second beta-testing site to receive a BOBST digital printing press for corrugated board. Installation is under way and production will start at the end of July.
Polymount, a supplier of products for the flexographic printing industry, has developed the Polymount Film Cleaner. This new machine cleans printed film and allows for its reuse in the set up of the next print job.
Hammer Packaging finished in second place among large organizations in the 2015 ranking of the Rochester Democrat & Chronicle's Top Workplaces, according to an email sent out by the company.
Flint Group Narrow Web has launched the DigiCoat HP UV varnish range for HP digital printed media.
Vogue International, the makers of OGX hair care products, collaborated with WS Packaging Group and Avery Dennison to reduce the environmental impacts of pressure-sensitive labels on packaging.
M&A trends in the printing and packaging industries during the first quarter of 2015 reconfirm what we already knew: that M&A activity has picked up in every year since 2009, and that there’s every reason to believe the forward momentum will stay strong.