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Green Bay Packaging Acquires MidCon Holdings

Green Bay brings Great Lakes Packaging Corporation and Midland Container Corporation into the fold with the acquisition

TLMI Honors Two at Annual Meeting

Michelle Garza is named Supplier of the Year and Art Yerecic is named Converter of the Year by the association

FTA Reports on Fall Conference

More than 300 attend the Flexographic Technical Association’s 2014 Fall Conference which featured a Focus on Innovation

Freedonia Issues Study on World Protective Packaging

Global demand for protective packaging will approach $27 billion in 2018, with the Asia/Pacific region expected to register the fastest growth

MACtac Secures UL Recognition for INX Inks

Pre-approvals for INX Digital NWUV UV Ink Jet Series Inks reportedly provides convenience to converters and gives confidence to customers

PPC 2014 Boot Camp Coming in December

The Folding Carton event covers the entire folding carton production process, from certified forest to the finished product

GSE Dispensing Offers Range of Products

The Colorsat line features products for ink dispensing in various capacities and suited for a wide range of ink types

Constantia Flexibles Introduces Coldform Foil

DryFoil said to offer maximum moisture protection

Mondi, Presto Collaborate on FlexZiBox

Expands portfolio of flat-bottom bags in Europe

Dymax Sensor System Monitors Pressurized Reservoirs

Low-level-sensing reservoir system is said to eliminate contamination during the dispensing process

AWA Issues Updated Study of Linerless Labels

Said to be a practical, sustainable, cost-saving solution for product decoration and ID, the linerless label market is covered in depth in new report

Stafford Shaft Collars Are Weather-Resistant

Collars hold, locate, and mount objects outdoors, including solar arrays and components for communications

Mark Andy Digital Press Is a Hybrid

Digital Series features six-color process UV inkjet printing and stations for flexo, coating, lamination, and more

LexJet Supplies Michelman Primers for HP Indigo Presses

Michelman primers offered by LexJet for the 20000 and 30000 digital presses include DigiPrime 050 and DigiPrime 060

Ampac Announces Ultra-High-Barrier Film

Flexi FoilFree HB film laminates are said to provide many benefits, including a more sustainable alternative to foil-based materials

CPI Collaborates in Large-Area Flexible Photovoltaics

The FabriGen project produces a sample that combines flexible OPV materials with tensile fabrics in an effort to bring solar energy products to market

Multi-Plastics Expands in the Midwest

Move into a facility twice the size of current location is expected to cut Midwest delivery times and meet growing needs of the area

ETI Converting Unit Manufactures Label Material

The Cohesio allows the manufacture of pressure-sensitive label material, which can then be printed with any process

C&D Printing Installs Kluge Folder/Gluer

Increases capacity with Omnifold folding & gluing system

Essentra Offers New Foam Core Tape

Duraco High Bond Tape is for applications where strong adhesive bond or high shear strength is desired

All Packaging Co. Adds 41-in. KBA

Seven-color Rapida 106 press is highly automated

Profile Industrial Packaging Is Expanding

Company expects the new facility, double the size of the current site, will lead to sales growth and approximately 50 new positions

BOBST Calls Roadshow a Big Success

The BOBST and Partners’ 2014 World Roadshow in Indonesia drew large crowds while presenting information on flexible packaging and folding cartons

Techkon USA Pressroom Tool Has Three Functions

The DENS reflection and transmission densitometer also has an integrated magnifier for pressroom operators

Flint Sleeve Called Durable and Lightweight

The rotec Blue Light Sleeve, suitable for all plate and adhesive tape thicknesses, reportedly has optimal stability with low weight

Toray Launches Second Cogeneration Power Facility

The facility produces electricity and steam for the Torayfan polypropylene film division and steam for the Lumirror polyester film division

Shurtape Offers Double-Side Tape for Mounting Applications

DP 380 polyester film tape is for permanent bonding applications

Rollprint Combines Two Films for Barrier

Exponent combines company’s ClearFoil with Barex from Ineos to target high-barrier pharma and other chemically sensitive applications

Mark Andy Offers tesa tape Line

Softprint Secure plate mounting tapes are said to prevent plate lift and to be well suited for long run lengths

Epson Inkjet Printer Includes Many Features

The ColorWorks C3500, with MicroPiezo inkjet technology, is said to print on a wide range of substrates with clean, crisp text

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