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The Packaging Conference 2014 Coming Up Soon

Brand owners and suppliers will gather to discuss packaging initiatives and emerging technologies, with a strong emphasis on sustainability

Admiral Packaging Adds Standup Pouch Machine

Enhances capabilities with new quad seal/dual machine from Modern Mfg. Services

Maxson Adds Slitter Rig to Dual Knife Rotary Sheeters

Design is said to monitor tension of the safety cord constantly across width of slitter rig and to offer operator safety features

AIMCAL Honors Technical Presentations

The John Matteucci Technical Excellence Awards were a highlight of the association’s recent Web Coating & Handling Conference USA

Swiss Flexpack Converter Invests in UV Flexo Hybrid Printing

Clondalkin's Nyco installs Omet press at new printing facility

Ajanta Packaging Orders 3 Machines from Grafotronic

Buys three 440HI slitter/rewinders through Indian agent during Labelexpo Europe

Goebel Introduces Slitter/Rewinder

The Monoslit Giant includes features said to add productivity and make operation easier

CCL Industries Acquires Advanced Packaging Films

The acquired company, which becomes part of the CCL Label global Food & Beverage business, adds capability for sleeve and p-s label applications

Bobst Open House Demonstrates New Process

The Dark Night Process for defect elimination starred, along with General K5000 vacuum metallizer and the General Registron Hawkeye

Exopack Holdings Rebranded as COVERIS

$2.5 Billion company combines five packaging businesses under new name

BYK-Gardner USA Offers Portable Spectrophotometer

The BYK-mac i quantifies fluorescent light in clearly defined wavelength ranges with what is said to be highly stable LED illumination

Flexicon Expands Headquarters, Upgrades Workflow

Company brings two locations together at one address, while investing in a sophisticated workflow to serve its international customer base

Bemis Reports Third Quarter Results

Report says Q3 performance demonstrates the success of company’s strategy to improve sales mix and strengthen return metrics

Derprosa Shows Off New Films at Luxe Pack Monaco

Elegance Gold and Silver Matt BOPP films were among those featured as company confirmed its commitment to high-end packaging

St. Johns Packaging Installs Kluge ComFold

Standalone system will create the bottom fold on film laminated bags

Mondi Offers New PerfoamPack Film

PE-based packaging film combines sustainability with cost savings

EcoCortec Doubles Its Capacity

The European subsidiary of Cortec Corp. is increasing its biodegradable film manufacturing space as well as it warehousing

Advanced Gauging Technologies Offers Thickness Gauging System

The online, noncontact AGT800 system is said to provide fast, accurate measurements as well as improved productivity and scrap reduction

EFI Acquires MIS Provider Lector Computersysteme

The German company’s MIS products will join will join EFI’s Productivity Software, and they are expected to strengthen EFI’s position in Europe

Cortec Produces Multimetal Corrosion Protection Paper

VpCI-144 is eco-safe replacement for PE and wax papers

Esko Digital Finishing Platform Aids Turnaround Times

The Kongsberg C digital finishing system for wide-format digital printing is designed for 24/7 production

Mark Andy Honored for Innovation

Company takes home a FlexoTech International Print & Innovation Award in the Equipment Category for the ProLED UV LED curing solution

IST METZ Wins 2 Awards for Multifunctional Package

Gift packaging honored at Print Stars 2013 in Germany

TLMI Honors Supplier of the Year

EFI’s David Taylor is selected for his continuing dedication to the industry and the organization

Kodak and Xymox Report Agreement on Conductive Films

Xymox’s multi-touch sensor technology will feature Kodak’s HCF Film in a variety of industrial sensors

Color-Logic Now Offers Two-Color Metallic Gradations

Upgraded Design Suite with Gradation-FX allows designers to blend metallic colors together for special effects

Sercos to Present Multi-Vendor Demo at Upcoming Show

A number of companies will feature new products based on the Sercos automation bus at the SPS IPC Drives show in Germany later this month

PACK EXPO 2013 Serves as Giant Classroom

The programs offered both college and high school age students not just attendance at the show but actual engagement with exhibitors and attendees

Herma Material Suited for Wine Labels

Addition to the HERMAexquisite line is a cast-coated, high-gloss paper said to provide good print quality and wet opacity

Radiant Energy Adds Second Pilot Line

New coating line in company’s R&D lab uses powder or web adhesives and runs films, nonwovens, and more

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