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Semper Study Shows Drop in Profits for Print Industry

Study shows mixed trends, with competitive threats coming from the economy, growing pressures from lower cost competitors, and operating costs

Needle-Trap Label System Addresses Syringe Safety

Schreiner MediPharm's product features safety mechanism in self-adhesive label

Corrugated Trade Shop Adds 3rd DuPont Platemaker

Cyrel DigiFlow system provides the higher ink transfer that customers are demanding

Toray Plastics (America) Adds Coating Equipment

Company says new technology will meet demands from customers requesting value-added films with advanced specialty layers

Indium Material Enables Room Temperature Solder Bonding

NanoFoil is said to lower manufacturing costs and provide repeatable, reliable bonds

Monadnock Paper Mills Continues Green Commitment

Company is now 100% carbon neutral and boasts many environmental initiatives

Demand for Heat Shrink Sleeves Still Hot

Market demand for heat shrink sleeve labels continues to grow ahead of other label decorating systems with Asia setting the pace. A podcast with Cory Reardon of AWA Alexander Watson Assoc. gives details.

Skipnes Enhances Print, Finishing with Martin Splicers

Success with Martin's MBNT splicer leads converter to buy second unit.

Enercon Joint Study Shows Benefits of Atmospheric Plasma Treatment

Company joined Texas Tech University in study showing spunbonded PP nonwoven fabrics treated with atmospheric plasma have improved breathability

Gloucester Engineering Expands Die Rebuilding

To meet a near-capacity situation in die rebuilding program, company adds resources, training, and services

Olbrich Offers Pilot Plant Technologies for New Product Development

Customers gain proven insights on real production conditions

Arjowiggins Creative Papers Wins Award for PowerCoat

Winner of the IDTechEx Product Development Award, paper is said to have a smooth flexible surface suitable for printed electronics

MarquipWardUnited Offers New Feature for Sheeter

TwinCut feature for the SheetWizard allows sheeting from A4 or 8½ x 11 in. up to large folio format on the same machine

Cognex Adds New Version of ID/Label Verification Software

In-Sight Track & Trace is upgraded with features for pharma and medical device applications

New Exopack Holdings Sarl Creates 6th Largest Global Plastics Packaging Company

Exopack, Britton Group, Kobusch, PACCOR and Paragon join forces to create new Luxembourg company

KAPCO Adds Gloss Paper for Displays and More

Eight-mil, high quality paper is said to print with photo quality

Flint Group Joins Educational Partnership

Students at the technical Moscherosch School in Willstaett acquire practical skills and learn about workplace conditions at Flint facility

Spartanics Will Show Laser Cutter at China Show

The L-350 laser cutter, able to cut and change configurations on the fly at speeds to 100 mpm, will be introduced to the Asian market

Kendall Packaging Corp. Announces Expansion

Increased production capacity as well as storage space are company’s latest investment, following new product lines and new equipment installations

Ultra Flex Gets Quality Edge with DuPont Cyrel Plates

First commercial use of new flexographic plate technology yields exceptional results

ITW Dynatec Surges Ahead with Second IDEA Award

Surge technology takes home "Most Innovative Technology" honors for second consecutive year

Martin Splicer Improves Efficiency of ABG Line

Makes Norwegian converter NorStamp more competitive by cutting waste

AWA Presents Workshop on Heat Shrink Sleeve Labels

A practical approach and hands-on demonstrations are promised, with several leading companies participating

Color-Logic & Beta Industries Partner to Measure Color

Beta’s Presto and Presto Delta E densitometers are now certified for use with Color-Logic’s use with the Color-Logic Process Metallic Color System

Aalborg Pump Heads Offer Flexibility

Designed for low or high viscosities, pumps are reported to be economical and simple to use

Jennerjahn Saves Time On New Control Platform Implementation

Slitter/rewinder outfitted with Siemens hardware and software

MACtac Expands Certifications to Chemical Drum Labels

Company expands BS 5609 certifications to chemical drum labels, with GHS solution to meet international standards

FTA Honors Excellence in Flexography

The Flexographic Technical Assn. honors 102 winning entries and some giants in the flexo industry

CEMSA & OMET Choose Martin Automatic on New Cup Press

Combination fulfills requirements for reduced waste levels and minimized maintenance costs

Eagle Systems' Cold Foil System Chosen by KBA Japan

Tokyo-based packaging printer is first recipient of retrofitted press

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