Sun Chemical Raises Prices in Brazil

Price increase is attributed to devaluation of the Brazilian Real vs the US dollar and the euro, as well as higher costs of raw material

CCL Industries Acquires Two Avery Dennison Businesses

The Office & Consumer Products and Designed & Engineered Solutions segments of Avery Dennison join CCL, with new leadership part of the deal

OMET To Show Combo Press at Labelexpo Europe

The XFlex X6 press now features a mix of flexo and offset technology, with light sleeves said to offer many benefits

Westlake Plastics Sells Majority Ownership to Actimed

Supplier of thermoplastic products has a new majority owner that brings with it new resources for investments in many areas

Labelexpo Europe to Offer Innovation, Information

Along with the latest in equipment, the event will present special features on package printing, inkjet technologies, and adding value for brands

Four Exhibitions to Co-Locate in 2015

To help the industry find opportunities in new markets, Grafitalia, Converflex, Ipack-Ima, and Intralogistica will come together under one roof in Milan

Converting Influence Is Acquired by BNP Media

The group and its annual Converters Expo join the fold of the business-to-business media company

Martignoni Forms Alliance with Corona Dynamics

Strategic Alliance is expected to benefit both companies with new customer bases and marketing segments

PPC Program Helps Tree Planting

PPC members participating in the TICCIT program distribute thousands of saplings to promote planting trees in recycled cartons or paperboard boxes

CCL Industries Makes Moves in South Africa

New centers will support sales of p-s beverage labels; company also sells wine label business to Bidvest

AWA Updates Linerless Label Market Study

Linerless pressure-sensitive labels are enjoying a resurgence due to cost and environmental pressures

CPP Conference Program Registration Is Open

A wide range of topics includes hybrid printing, RFID, inks, curing, intellectual property, carton manufacturing, and digital decorating

Global Packaging Alliance Meeting Strengthens Cooperation

Sustainability, market trends, operating data, and equipment investments were on the agenda at the recent meeting

Gloucester Engineering Reports Two Successful Years

With a promising forecast for 2013, company has come a long way since it was purchased out of receivership

YouTube: The Modern How-To Guide

A search for slitting and rewinding alone produces 1,000-plus results on YouTube

 

 

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