- April 03, 2014
A new North American headquarters will feature new equipment to expedite delivery, and Nordmeccanica Vacuum in Italy will produce metallizing machinery
- March 16, 2014, Edited by Yolanda Simonsis
The Assn. of Intl. Metallizers, Coaters & Laminators (AIMCAL) awards winners of its Vacuum Metallized or Coated Products, Sustainability & Technology Competitions.
- December 05, 2013
Video recordings, which offer the same information as classroom courses, include adhesives, web handling, winding, slitting, and more
- November 19, 2013
The Dark Night Process for defect elimination starred, along with General K5000 vacuum metallizer and the General Registron Hawkeye
- August 27, 2013
The General Registron Hawkeye detects, counts, and categorizes defects as standalone unit or integrated into the metallizer control system
- April 02, 2013
An impressive array of industry notables will serve the association for 2013–2014
- March 11, 2013
Susceptor technology expands applications to microwave cooking of crisp bacon. FLEXPET film with renewable content receives Sustainability award; EnerLogic window film honored with Technology of the Year.
- March 05, 2013
The 2013 Web Coating & Handling Conference will feature tracks covering web coating, vacuum web coating, and web handling
- February 26, 2013
With metallizers added to its line of coating and laminating machinery, Nordmeccanica Group starts up Nordmeccanica Vacuum
- February 15, 2013
The 5th edition includes data on testing, contamination, web cleaning, planarization, heat stabilization, and much more
- June 04, 2012
Substrates, markets, and trends are covered in Vacuum Coated & Metallized Products Markets Global Review 2012 from AWA Alexander Watson Assoc.
- April 24, 2012
Pricing for Filmquest PET film goes up, exhaustion of excess film accumulated during 2011 in the entire supply chain is among reasons for blame.
- March 28, 2012
“Designed to Shine” gives benefits of metallic effects for printers and converters, including ways to use the effects without hurting the environment
- March 12, 2012
The Assn. of Intl. Metallizers, Coaters & Laminators presents nine awards for its Vacuum Metallized or Coated Product Competition plus one coveted Sustainability Award.
- August 11, 2011
- July 01, 2011
- June 01, 2011, By Claudia Hine, Managing Editor
- April 26, 2011
- April 01, 2011, By Yolanda Simonsis, Assoc. Publisher/Editor
- April 01, 2011
- March 25, 2011
- February 01, 2011, By Dr. William Llewellyn, AWA Alexander Watson Assoc.
- June 03, 2010
- May 01, 2010
- May 01, 2010, By Dr. Charles Bishop, C.A. Bishop Consulting Ltd.
Some areas of vacuum web coating have progressed in the past decade, others have lagged behind. A hot topic 20 years ago was transparent barrier coatings.
- February 01, 2010
- December 01, 2009
- October 01, 2009
- February 01, 2009, By Corey M. Reardon, AWA Alexander Watson Assoc.
While functional excellence remains a given, buyers and converters of packaging and labeling materials are influenced strongly by other market drivers
- December 01, 2008, By Yolanda Simonsis, Associate Publisher/Editor