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FPI Reports on Trends in Foodservice Packaging

Changes in the foodservice packaging supply chain will require adaptation, says the Foodservice Packaging Institute

IMDA Holds 2nd Annual Educational Symposium

Tracks real-world experiences of IML/IMD professionals

Maxcess To Acquire Guiding Systems of Fives North American

Maxcess Intl., signs a purchase agreement to acquire the Guiding Systems business from Fives North American Combustion, Inc.

BI-AX Film Aids in Ebola Fight

APTRA plastic film is being used by Kappler for its protective garments needed by healthcare workers

GOA Issues Latin American Printing Forecast

Graphics of the Americas 2015 report shows a positive outlook with an estimated 2015 GDP growth of 2.2% in the region

Nordmeccanica Signs Vendor Agreement with Amcor

Amcor Flexibles Asia Pacific joins strategic partnership to support its growth in Asia and enhance its ability to respond quickly to customer needs

Clear Lam Develops Snap Apart Multipacks

Offer "grab-and-go" convenience for Snack Fresh branded products

Sonic Solutions Has Strong 4th Quarter

The growth is said to be due to strong sales of the Phoenix Series anilox cleaning systems, which has been enhanced with new features

MACtac Reports Approvals for Chemical Drum Labelstocks

Company says new approvals for chemical labeling help customers easily comply with new GHS standardization

Clondalkin Invests in Laser Perforating Equipment

Company says the new equipment will enhance the quality of perforations on pre-cut lids

DUNMORE Films and Tapes Work Hard in Space

Multi-layer insulation films and tapes have been protecting ESA's Rosetta space mission by maintaining operational temperature for more than a decade

Wax Coatings on Corrugated Are Declining

Wax coatings drop below 3% of total corrugated industry shipments with the development of recyclable alternatives

Anderson & Vreeland Plate Washers Are Automatic

OVIT Automatic Flexo Plate Washers are said to reduce plate damage and offer consistent cleaning with environmental benefits

Clear Lam Opens Co-Packing & Innovation Facility

The converter is expanding into co-packing utilizing its patented PrimaPak system in a new facility

PRIMIR Issues Study of UV/EB Curing Technologies

The study offers an overview of energy-curing technologies, including market segments, technology drivers, and growth rates

Jemmco Offers Free Corona Treater Maintenance Manual

Manual reportedly will help extend the life of corona treater rolls and will help users reach optimal performance

Sun Chemical Products Clean Plates and Anilox Rolls

SunVisto Anilox Renew and the SunVisto Power Scrub are described as environmentally friendly ways to clean heavily soiled plates and anilox rollers

Mohawk Redesigns Swatchbooks for Ease of Use

New larger format is designed to make paper specifying process clearer, company says, and to allow users to see options more easily

IPG Introduces Medium-Strength Filament Tape

RG317 is designed for use in L-clip box closure applications

Stampiton Labels Adds MPS Press

Installs eight-color EF flexographic press to produce milk labels

Maxson Sheeter Reportedly Allows Higher Speeds

Design of the non-marking delivery system manages sheet flow to prevent stress marks from the stop roller and delivery belts

Web Industries Reports Expanded Facility

The company is expanding its composite formatting capabilities in Atlanta to include table-based automated prepreg cutting and ply kitting services

Connemara Converting Opens West Coast Facility

Ontario, CA, is the site of the new converting/warehousing facility, which will include equipment from Maxson and Catbridge

Tekni-Films Offers High-Barrier Films

Company says specialty films are an alternative to Barex for thermoformable, heat-sealable packaging applications

PACK EXPO Event Supports Military Veterans


The PACK gives BACK event raised money to support K9s for Warriors, a charity that provides service dogs to veterans

Polyoak Switches to DoubleSided IML for Melrose Wedges

Chooses Verstraete as its in-mold label partner

Heritage Bag Grows with Support from Gloucester Engineering

Six new bag machines and retrofitted older machines support high demand for company's product line

Gulf Print & Pack Adds Heidelberg as Exhibitor

Heidelberg will feature Prinect workflow integration and will launch the Linoprint digital line at the event, coming next spring to Dubai

EFI Acquires Polymeric Imaging’s Thermoforming Ink Technology

EFI now owns Polymeric Imaging’s key intellectual property assets for digital inkjet printing of thermoformed products

BI-AX Corn-Based Film Achieves Price Parity

Company reports Evlon compostable biodegradable plastic film, said to keep food fresh, is now comparably priced with petroleum-based products

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