Shrink Sleeve Label Goes Hi-Def

PLANO, TX | McDowell Label is partnering with Envirocon Technologies, Midland, TX, the makers of Lemi Shine, to manufacture what is said to be the first

IMDA Now Accepting Awards Competition Entries

The In-Mold Decorating Assn. (IMDA) is now accepting entries for its Fifth Annual Awards Competition. The 2011 Competition will recognize the industry's best in-mold labeled packaging

Green Converting: Is IML Sustainable?

Although sustainability means different things to different people, it generally includes minimizing use of energy and non-renewable resources as well

Second Moisture Tech for Acucote

GRAHAM, NC | Acucote has bought a Moisture Tech steam moisturizing system from Qualitek for use on a silicone coater. The unit complements a system that

Bakers Meets Demand for Larger Labels

WALTHAMSTOW, UK | Bakers Self Adhesive Labels has purchased a Digicon Series 2 label converting line from AB Graphic Intl. The system will be used to

ETI Opens P-S Div.

BOUCHERVILLE, QC, CANADA | ETI Converting Equipment opened a Pressure Sensitive Product Development division. Equipped with a modern lab for developing

Place Parts Precisely

Mod-Tech converting system is custom-designed and engineered to meet specific application requirements, including medical, pharmaceutical, label, security,

Adhesives Suited For Medical Uses

Medical adhesive solutions for direct-to-skin and medical device assembly are designed for high performance and are tested according to ISO 10992-5/-10

Shrink Sleeve Film Is Efficient

Pentalabel PETG roll-sleeve films for shrink-label packaging are said to provide the high shelf impact of full-body shrink sleeves for high-volume applications.

Print on Unsupported Materials with Inkjet

The Jetrion 4830LED UV inkjet system and a newly developed flexible ink set allow printing on unsupported and heat-sensitive materials, including shrink

Press Has Many Features

The HP Indigo 5500 press offers ElectroInk liquid ink technology; printing to seven colors; special and spot color capabilities; and high definition dot

Material Is Flame Retardant

XF-603 1-mil white polyimide, halogen-free label material is designed and recognized by UL to meet the VTM-0 level of flame retardants per the UL94 standard.

IML/IMD Business Survey Gauges Growth

The In-Mold Decorating Assn. debuts the organization’s first Short Shot Business Survey that's intended to spotlight market trends and provide insight into the in-mold label and decorating industry

ETI Converting Equipment Opens Product Development Div.

ETI Converting Equipment has announced the opening of its Pressure Sensitive Product Development division. Equipped with a laboratory for developing and testing products that constitute a p-s label

FLEXcon Signs Agreement to Purchase Graphics Div.

FLEXcon Co., a leading manufacturer of pressure-sensitive films and adhesives, has entered into an agreement to acquire the business assets of the Graphics Div. of Arlon, Inc., of Santa Ana, CA

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