Music City plays host to converters attending the Flexographic Technical Assn.'s annual conference and exhibition.Read more
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EVOH allows conversion from foil and metallized film laminations to co-extruded barrier films.Read more
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With a number of co-located events and educational features, the show promises many offerings for those involved in processing and packaging
All operating units of the company are now branded under the Constantia Flexibles in an effort to present a consistent, clear image to the customer
Labels from around the world are honored in a competition the head judge calls “the Oscars of the global label industry”
The new survey points to confidence in?the foodservice packaging industry for 2015, and there is optimism despite economic and environmental challenges
The event, coming in September, will co-locate with Pharma EXPO, and organizers expect an improving economy will bolster both shows
OpenColor 2.0 multichannel profiling software comes with extensive color correction tools and a test chart generator, plus many other new features
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- March 27, 2012
The In-Mold Decorating Assn. announced its distinguished panel of judges for the 2012 IMDA Awards Competition:
- Rob Krebs, director of market innovations, American Chemistry Council (ACC) Plastics Div.
- Clare Goldsberry, senior editor, Modern Plastics Worldwide
- Yolanda Simonsis, president & editorial director, PFFC | Paper, Film & Foil Converter
The 2012 competition will recognize the industry’s best in-mold labeled packaging and in-mold decorated durable products. The winning entries are chosen based on creativity in design, engineering, and innovation in the following categories:
- Best Part Design
- Best Thin Wall Packaging
- Best Injection Molded Part
- Best Blow Molded Part
- Best IMD Durable Product
- Best Label Design
- Best Product Family (common style or brand)
Entries must be received at IMDA by June 1. No entries will be accepted after that date. “Early Bird” entries received by May 1 are entitled to a discounted entry fee.
Award winners will be honored at the IMDA Awards Ceremony at Pack Expo Intl. 2012, October 30, McCormick Place, Chicago. The award winners will be announced in the October 2012, issue of Package Design Magazine.
Complete entry details, rules and entry form are available here.