BOBST showcased the abilities of the REVO Digital Flexo technology during Labelexpo Americas through demonstrations of the M1 and M6 in-line presses and quality checks of their outputs.
Packaging is in demand across nearly all market segments. Package printers and converters on the pulse of market trends will have a competitive advantage.
Mark Andy Print Products, a pressroom consumables provider, and DuPont Advanced Printing co-sponsored a booth at Labelexpo Americas 2018, showcasing advanced platemaking and processing equipment coupled with best-in-class plate mounting.
Highcon announced the launch of a new range of consumables for the company’s digital cutting and creasing machines. After analyzing customers' usage of Highcon's Euclid and Beam machines, Highcon has launched the DART Premium and DART Economy consumables lines.
The MATLET Group's Packaging Graphics printing and thermoforming facility in Pawtucket, R.I., abruptly closed last week, signaling what may be the final chapter of the printing company. According to reports, company employees arrived at the facility on Tuesday, Oct. 9, to find it closed.
Glenroy Inc., a flexible packaging printer and converter in Menomonee Falls, Wis., has been selected as the exclusive pouch converter of the new premade STANDCAP Pouch. The STANDCAP Pouch is designed for controlled dispensing, allowing the consumer to access nearly 100% of the product inside.
ePac Flexible Packaging, a multi-location company producing entirely digitally-printed flexible packaging, has announced it will be opening a new facility in Boston. The plant will serve the New England region and will focus on the packaging needs of small and medium sized brands.
At Labelexpo Americas, attendees were provided with Mouvent digital label print samples based around Mouvent Cluster technology, a system that uses lightweight clusters instead of fixed size print bars by color, arranged in a modular, scalable matrix.
RotoRepel adhesive control treatment won the 2018 Industry Innovation Award, which recognizes the most impactful products and processes introduced by a supplier/converter during 2017 in the label industry.
Mactac announced it is now offering its cold temperature label solutions as a bundled offering, featuring four of Mactac’s cold temperature pressure-sensitive adhesives, covering the gamut of customers’ cold temperature label application needs.
Durst has won two “2018 Product of the Year” awards from SGIA, one of which is for the Delta WT 250, suitable for applications where the highest quality and odor free printing is required, such as in store displays, short run packaging and prototyping.
EFI has announced it has appointed Bill Muir to the position of CEO, effective Oct. 15, 2018. Muir, who most recently served as COO of Jabil, a product solutions company, succeeds Guy Gecht, who will join EFI's Board of Directors.
The Heidelberg Primefire 106 has made its North American debut at Warneke Paper Box in Denver. At an event held at Warneke Paper Box on Oct. 1 and 2, Warneke and Heidelberg executives demonstrated the press's capabilities and discussed plans for its future.
Sara Dunn has joined NAPCO Media, packagePRINTING's parent company, as strategy and business development manager of the Packaging and Printing brands. She most recently served as managing director of the Packaging School.
As package printers and converters continue to adapt to an evolving industry, they are faced with more printing technology investment options than ever before. packagePRINTING, in conjunction with NAPCO Research, has released a report on how package printers view conventional and digital printing technology investments, and what this means for the industry overall.
Chris Batchelder has joined the flexographic team and works on the sales efforts in North America, increasing awareness of the division’s flexo press models, and serving and supporting the division’s current existing customers.
Heidelberg has announced it is taking over the MBO Group, seeking further expansion into postpress operations for digitally printed products. The takeover is in alignment with Heidelberg's strategic focus in the growing digital and packaging segments of the printing industry.