A 90-Second Video Preview has been created which gives attendees a sneak peek into some of the excitement they can expect to experience at Digital Printing Spectrum 2019.
The latest achievements in flexographic technology took center stage during the Flexographic Technical Association's annual Forum, which was held May 5-8 in New Orleans. Additionally, the future of flexo and its place in the packaging industry were key themes throughout the event.
Domino has announced the last call for registration for Digital Printing Spectrum 2019. The two day event will feature more than 25 presenters, more than 40 table-top exhibits, Q&A panel discussions, equipment demonstrations, networking meals and more.
R.R. Donnelley added a 26˝ linerless press, developed and manufactured by ETI Converting Equipment, to expand its global label manufacturing platform and to provide clients with a premium, innovative solution that enhances productivity while improving profitability through operational effectiveness.
After picking up several high-end cosmetic accounts, Ultimate Paperbox decided on the Speedmaster XL 106 with coater, Prinect Inpress Control 2 and integrated Drystar UV to satisfy its clients’ needs for high quality packaging with a gloss-matte finish.
The German antitrust authority that regulates and prohibits what it deems to be monopolies or cartels, struck down the proposed deal.
Proactive Packaging and Display, an Ontario, Calif.-based printer of corrugated displays and packaging, has been acquired by New-Indy Containerboard, a joint venture between Schwarz Partners LP and Kraft Group LLC.
Precision Digital Printing, a corrugated startup company in Jonesboro, Ark., has installed an EFI Nozomi C18000 and plans on adding a second. The company uses the Nozomi to digitally print corrugated sheets provided by its customers, which are then returned to be converted.
Registration is open for PRINTING United, the new event from SGIA and NAPCO Media taking place in Dallas, Oct. 23-25, 2019. PRINTING United brings the universe of printing under one roof, serving markets including apparel decorating, graphics production and installation, functional printing, commercial printing, package printing and in-plant.
Southern Carton wanted to offer more to its customers and discovered new opportunities with wide-format digital printing. With its new printer on board, the company has expanded beyond packaging.
Savco, a distributor of fresh produce, will speed its farm-to-store delivery of its watermelon brand this season using digitally printed corrugated bins produced on a HP PageWide T1100S press.
WestRock Company is expanding its capabilities to support the beauty and personal care, nutraceutical and media industries with the acquisition of UBS Printing Group, Inc., a specialty printing and packaging company that manufactures high impact cartons, as well as related literature products.
A few years ago, Ingersoll Paper Box Co Limited added a seven-color, 41˝ Koenig & Bauer Rapida 106 fully-automated printing press. Now, the company has added a high-speed Koenig & Bauer-Iberica Optima 106K diecutter, which was operational in January.
TLMI announced that its Index & Trend Report will be rebranded as TLMI MarketWatch and will be published twice yearly with a Converter Edition in the spring and a Brand Owner/Packaging Buyer edition later in the year.
Lockport, N.Y.-based Bison Bag has placed an order for a 10-color MIRAFLEX II M. The device will be Bison Bag’s fourth flexographic press and its first from Windmöller & Hölscher. The press is scheduled for start-up in fourth quarter 2019.
The Flexographic Technical Association honored this year's Hall of Fame inductee and its 2019 Award Winners at its Awards Banquet held in conjunction with Forum & INFOFLEX 2019.
Cenveo has announced the sale of its long-run labels and receipt paper assets to Iconex LLC, a portfolio company of Atlas Holdings. The sale includes plants in Joplin, Mo. and Jefferson City, Tenn., along with certain assets of the Vernon, Calif. plant. The acquisition will allow Iconex to expand on its current portfolio of label solutions.
As consumers continue to value an environmentally-friendly lifestyle, brands will seek out packaging providers to help them share a strong sustainability story. For package printers, it’s important to understand steps they can take toward a greener direction.