Hot Topics: Folding | Gluing | Sheeting

Beyer Adds 4th Bobst Folder/Gluer

Beyer Graphics has upgraded its capabilities with the addition of a fourth Bobst folder/gluer. The Expertfold 110-A2 CS runs at 1,476 fpm and gives Beyer the capability to fold more than 3,000 box styles

Board Printing: Quality Is Key

Brazilian packaging printer Brasilgrafica offers a model of how a comprehensive quality policy can be implemented in a printing company. Managing director

Sheeter Cuts Downtime

Dual-knife rotary sheeter is equipped with productivity enhancement features for board converters and printers. Speeds to 1,300 fpm can be achieved on

Automated Color Functions

The Diamond Color Navigator automates color corrections and basic press functions. Press operators use a touchscreen color wheel to fine-tune colors on

Inkjet Coatings Are Versatile

Aqueous coatings for inkjet printing are formulated to accept a diverse range of inks with varying surface tensions, allowing the printer to achieve even

Software Aids Corrugated Runs

CS1 modularized software solution for corrugated packaging and display manufacturers has a modular design. Advanced management analysis tools provide

Offset Printing: Spin in a New Direction

Disc Graphics knows first hand that differentiation is always a critical attribute in a competitive environment. In an era when vinyl records still reigned

PPC, NAPA Merge

The Paperboard Packaging Council (PPC) and the North American Packaging Assn. (NAPA) merged on February 19 and are moving forward as the Paperboard Packaging Council

Independence Corrugated Saves Energy

WPS Global recently installed its customized energy-saving solution at Independence Corrugated, Oak Creek, WI. The system reportedly guarantees to reduce energy consumption by at least 10%

Bell Invests in VLF

Heidelberg recently sold a Speedmaster XL 162 VLF press to Bell Inc., Sioux Falls, SD. Bell is supporting its new press with a Suprasetter 162 VLF CtP system. Both the press and platesetting device are scheduled to be installed in April

Box Maker Cuts Energy Costs

Niagara Sheets benefits from a customized energy savings plan developed by WPS Global

CardPak Wins Local Awards

CardPak Wins Local Awards SOLON, OH | CardPak recently was named to the NorthCoast 99 Best Places to Work in Northeast Ohio. This is the tenth straight

Coating Replaces Matte Film

Starkote AQ-5002 high-Asuited to cosmetic packaging and more. Designed as a cost-effective replacement to matte film, coating has a soft suede feel that

Apply Hot Melt Reliably

PURBlue 4 adhesive melters are moisture-cure reactive hot melt application systems. Melters heat only a small amount of adhesive as needed, reducing thermal

Offset Inks Set Quickly

SunPak Diamond inks are said to provide high-definition print resolution, low misting at high speeds, and fast setting properties that reduce waste. Can
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