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Curtis Packaging to Install Customized Koenig & Bauer Rapida 106
March 28, 2018 at 2:27 pm

Connecticut-based Curtis Packaging is in the process of installing a new, customized 10-color, 41˝Koenig & Bauer Rapida 106 double coater in its 150,000-sq.-ft. facility. The new press will join two current 51˝ Koenig & Bauer Rapida 130 large-format presses.

Offset Litho is Ready for What’s Next in Packaging
March 21, 2018 at 2:24 pm

Packaging markets are changing and offset lithography is changing in step with them. Thanks to a steady progression of R&D-driven advancements, the process is as versatile as ever and playing an important role in label and packaging applications.

Combination Offset Adds Customer Convenience
March 21, 2018 at 2:00 pm

All American Label recently installed a combination offset and flexo press, the Nilpeter MO-4. Self-described as a one-stop-shop for customers, CEO Brad C. Brown says the MO-4 is ideal for the flexibility his company needs.

Goss and manroland web systems Intend to Combine
March 1, 2018 at 11:20 am

Two major web offset press suppliers have announced their intent to combine their complementary businesses. Goss International and manroland web systems are expected to complete a merger of their printing press businesses by mid-2018.

Conventional Printing Breaks Away from Conventional Thinking
February 12, 2018 at 2:03 pm

If you’re using late-model flexo or offset equipment to produce packaging and labels, give yourself some extra points for being cutting-edge. Thanks to automation and other technical advances, the conventional processes have never looked or performed better.

Folding Cartons Offer an Industry of Stability and Opportunity
January 8, 2018 at 11:53 am

In 2017, printers and converters of folding cartons enjoyed an industry that offered stability and opportunities for growth. packagePRINTING's 2017 Folding Carton State of the Industry report outlines the packaging industry trends and forecasts folding carton converters need to know.

Heidelberg Highlights Solutions for Packaging's Growth
December 5, 2017 at 9:24 am

Heidelberg's Packaging Day event highlighted the company's latest solutions for package printing, including offset and digital printing technology. More than 300 visitors from around the world attended the event.

Folding Carton Converters Showcase the Latest Heidelberg Technology
November 17, 2017 at 1:58 pm

As part of Heidelberg's recent Packaging Day's event, Netherlands-based Acket drukkerij kartonnage and Belgium-based Smart Packaging Solutions demonstrated how they are utilizing the latest in Heidelberg's offset printing portfolio to create a variety of packaging.

The Offset Opportunity
September 27, 2017 at 11:11 am

New technology in offset printing offers opportunities to cut costs and makeready times and to increase quality control, ultimately winning over new customers and satisfying existing customers. But first you need to know what options are available.

Koenig & Bauer Celebrates 200-Year Milestone With New Name, Branding
September 26, 2017 at 10:25 am

To celebrate its 200th anniversary, Koenig & Bauer (formerly KBA) hosted a celebration that culminated with a gala reception attended by nearly 700 guests and a special program featuring dignitary presenters such as Horst Köhler, the former president of Germany.

Ultimate Paper Box Throws Open House Bash Fit For Hollywood
September 5, 2017 at 11:03 am

When your business is only 25 miles from Hollywood, it makes sense to work in some award show-esque glitz and glamor for your own important occasions. That’s what Janak Patel did when he oversaw a recent open house at his firm, Ultimate Paper Box, and its sister business, Ultimate Flex.

TRESU Group to Highlight Flexo and Offset Solutions at PRINT 2017
July 25, 2017 at 9:20 am

At PRINT 2017, TRESU Group will present its ancillary solutions for automating ink logistics and temperature control in flexo and offset printing situations, together with complete coating systems for integration with sheetfed digital packaging and commercial printing lines.

How Produlith Unboxes Opportunity
May 25, 2017 at 1:46 pm

After many years as a commercial printer, Produlith’s offset and digital printing expertise has led to a successful transition to packaging.

Fleetwood-Fibre to Add First Roland 700 Evolution Press in North America
May 12, 2017 at 8:51 am

Fleetwood-Fibre Packaging & Graphics, a printer of folding cartons, corrugated boxes and displays, and rigid set-up cartons, will add the first Roland 700 Evolution offset press in North America. The press, from Manroland Sheetfed, will feature seven units plus an in-line tower coater and will be fitted out to run both conventional and UV inks.