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Heat Technologies Introduces App to Assist Converters

Aids in understanding how much ink or coating is laid down and more

Sigma Stretch Film Adds Two Gloucester Lines

Installs 5-layer cast and 5-layer blown stretch film lines

TechCon 2014 Exhibit Registration Is Open

The program, sponsored by the Society of Vacuum Coaters, is part of a six-day event covering a broad spectrum of vacuum coating technology

Colordyne Offers Product and Software Upgrades

Included among the changes, Label Designer Pro now comes with each registered Industrial Class Printer Package at no extra cost

Fusion Paperboard Mill Certified by RPA

The Recycled Paperboard Alliance certification offers assurance to customers that the mill uses only 100% recovered fiber in its papermaking process

Channeled Resources Group Applies for Green Tier Program

The company has applied for a Tier 1 status for its manufacturing facility in Wisconsin, a status given for an excellent environmental record

AWA Announces Seminar on Linerless Labels

Held in conjunction with the Global Release Liner Industry Conference, the one-day event will cover material, technology, and machinery developments

CCL Industries Acquires Majority Interest in Acrus-CCL

CCL now owns 62.5% of the equity of the wine label venture, which the company calls a successful start-up in an emerging market

Parkinson Technologies Expansion Ahead of Schedule

Company responds to continued growth with facility expansion that is expected to double capacity for machinery assembly

Chromatic Technologies Salutes "Burn Awareness Week"

Thermochromic plastic turns bright red to indicate piping hot beverage

Faret Installs GMG OpenColor

Folding carton printer accurately predicts spot colors in proofs

KristaFilms Installs Fourth BOPP Line

The new line, with seven-layer coex capability, allows company to offer an assortment of packaging and label films with various properties

MAGPOWR Offers Digital Load Cell Amplifier

DIN rail mounted digital amplifier is said to be low in cost but high in power for displaying or controlling web tension

NASPO to Conduct Security Training Series

Certification training for security managers will offer best practices for establishing and applying anti-counterfeiting and anti-fraud measures

Clondalkin Wentus Offers Skin-Tight Film

WENTOPRO-SkinTight film is said to offer high barrier, long shelf life, and maximum shelf appeal for a wide range of products

The Packaging Conference 2014 Issues Final Agenda

Some big names from major companies will share their packaging expertise, while a Latin American session makes its debut at the event

Process Sensors Offers Nova NIR Transmitters

Called true standalone NIR transmitters, the moisture, oil, and coat weight analyzers feature dual-core architecture

Masterpiece Graphix Announces New Line

The Masterpiece Metallix line includes a variety of metallic and holographic substrates for digital presses

PRP Acquires NPP Packaging Graphics Specialists

By adding the provider of prepress and flexo plates, PRP expects to offer enhanced design and brand management services

DuPont and Mark Andy Report Distributor Agreement

Mark Andy will distribute DuPont Cyrel systems in an effort to promote the use of flexo printing in the tag and label segment

ICE USA 2015 Extends Early Bird Pricing

Show management is offering discounted prices until February 10 to accommodate people who have been inconvenienced by inclement weather

RISI Issues Study on Sack Kraft and Wrapping Paper

The study predicts demand to increase 0.3% during 2014, with developing countries expected to be major drivers behind the growth

Flint Group Expands Plate Processing Range

The nyloflex Dryer FIII and nyloflex Light Finisher FIII are said to add efficiency to the processing of flexographic printing plates

BJK Flexible Packaging Expands with Blown Film Line

Adds capacity with 5-layer Reifenhauser-Kiefel blown film line

Bunting Magnetics to Partner with Electro Optic US

The arrangement will bring together Bunting’s magnetic cylinders with Electro Optic US’s flexible dies

PCI Issues Report on Flex-Pack in North America

Study predicts spending on flexible packaging will reach US$25 billion by 2018, fueled by recovering economies and new technologies

Montalvo CEO and Co-Founder Passes Away

Margaret B. Montalvo, who served as CEO of the firm since 1985, passes away at the age of 93

Shurtape Addresses Product Damage Due to Knives

ShurSEAL Solution combines HP Series packaging tape and PrimeLoc applicator

CCL to Acquire Sancoa and TubeDec

The acquisition brings the label and plastic tube expertise of the two companies to CCL Label's global Home & Personal Care business unit

EFI Forms Strategic Alliance with Landa

Agreement will put EFI Fiery technology at the front end of the Landa Nanographic printing press

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