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Total Packaging Adds Capacity with Bobst Lines

Increased demand leads to purchase of NOVACUT die-cutter and EXPERTFOLD folder/gluer

Toray Launches Coating Equipment at Ceremony

Rhode Island officials helped company celebrate new equipment and boost for local economy

Harper Corp. Offers New Anilox Sleeve Feature

Synthetic rubber used to seal and protect layers in the anilox roll is said to withstand many stresses inherent in flexo printing

WPO Student Competition Is Open for Entries

The World Packaging Organisation encourages students to participate in the international competition, hosted by the IoPP

AWA Updates Linerless Label Market Study

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

Menges Roller Expands Chill Roll Division

Company invests in a high-capacity Toolmex lathe to meet increasing demand for heat transfer rolls

CPP Conference Program Registration Is Open

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

Austrian Label Converter Adds 3D Foil Embossing

Marzek Etiketten integrates Pantec RHINO foil embossing system on Rotatek Brava press

Badger Plug Announces Steel Core Plugs

Said to assure roll protection, plugs are offered in a variety of diameters and models

IST METZ UV Days Will Cover the Field

The event will feature the many applications in which UV can contribute to a positive future for print

Dura-Fibre Offers Folding Carton Swatch Books

Book of swatches features details and benefits of company’s full line of heavyweight folding carton materials

Deluxe Packages Adding New Nordmeccanica Coater-Laminator

Duplex Combi Horizontal Two coater-laminator will convert substrates for flexible packaging applications

General Converting Installs Speedmaster XL 106

Heidelberg 8-color press features Image Control and Inpress Control

Steven Label Invests in Colordyne Digital Printing System

Now able to meet client demands for oversized labels at higher speeds

Global Packaging Alliance Meeting Strengthens Cooperation

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

MOCON Success Means Four New Business Units

New units for Permeation, Package Testing, Industrial Analyzers, and Microbial Detection result from growth and acquisitions

Mondi Offers PolyWoven Pinch Bottom Bag

Features an extremely durable but lightweight packaging with attractive all-over print

Pregis Introduces Sheet Foam with Multidirectional Stretch

Microfoam Stretchfoam is PE resin blend for protective packaging

Shurtape HP 235 Improves Bond for Recycled Corrugate

New packaging tape features higher adhesion on highly recycled boxes

Kodak Has Certification Program for FLEXCEL NX System Users

Program is said to assure printers and brand owners that FLEXCEL NX plates are made to global standards

TMI Roll-Up Door Protects Manufacturing Areas

6000 Series roll-up door and screen line features higher-speed external jackshaft motor to protect areas from contamination of many type

PCI BOPET Report Questions if Capacity is Enough for West

Although two million tonnes of new BOPET film capacity is predicted, it may still not be enough to meet demand in the West, says a new study

Avery Dennison Matrix Recycling Tool Is Online

Interactive map offers a directory of locations of non-landfill operations or energy-from-waste facilities to help converters divert and process scrap

Schreiner MediPharm Syringe Label Meets EU Safety Standards

Needle-Trap system has safety mechanism integrated in self-adhesive syringe label, allowing blood-contaminated needle to be secured following use

Anderson & Vreeland Acquires The Provident Group

Manufacturer of doctor blades, end seals, and flexo solutions joins A&V in effort to serve package and label printers

Dymax Corp. Announces UV Light-Curing Flood-Lamp

The ECE Series is said to cure adhesives, coatings, and inks with speed, and it is CE marked for standardized global use

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

Montalvo Offers Multi-Zone Tension Indicator

The i4-HD is available in both an analog and a digital configuration, is said to provide accurate and repeatable web tension

Clariant Launches PFOA-Free Additive

Cartaguard KHI is said to make paper grease-resistant without releasing impurities into the packaging

INX Digital Offers Eco-Solvent Inkjet Inks

MSS inks are used with Mimaki wide-format printers and reportedly offer benefits to the environment

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