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Xaar Invests in R&D Expansion

In addition to expanding its R&D floor space, company re-structures into two divisions to accelerate product development and maximize effectiveness

Labelexpo Asia 2013 Sets Records

With attendance, exhibitors, and renewals all up from 2011, the show offered innovative equipment and pointed to signs of a recovering Asian economy

Südpack Establishes Itself in US Market

With a focus on resealable packaging and flexible films, the US subsidiary allows the company to be close to many of its customers

Nestlé Joins the SAVE FOOD Initiative

Food giant adds its support to the program started by the UN and Messe Düsseldorf to address the global issue of food loss and hunger

PC Industries Offers Upgraded Web Viewer

The Graphic-Vision 500 now has bar code reading capability in addition to high-frequency LED strobe lighting and touch screen monitor

Digital Label Solutions Reports a Successful 2013

An expansion of capabilities, a new facility, and several awards add up to a very good year

H.S. Boyd Offers Inline Offset Cutting System

System allows user to print and kiss-cut in one operation on offset press, reportedly saving time and money

Smithers Pira Issues Study on Stretch and Shrink Sleeves

Report offers forecasts to 2019, technology developments, consumer demands, and global markets broken down by several criteria

Save Money by Registering Online for interpack

Website offers discounted e-tickets for the 2014 event as well as other information for both attendees and visitors

Mokon Offers Heat Transfer Oil Systems

System offers what company says are unique designs for both heating and cooling, said to add energy efficiency, safety, and control

Specialized Packaging Sells Some Canadian Operations

GAB Packaging has purchased three of company’s operations in eastern Canada, allowing SPG to increase focus on non-fiber business units

Karlville Partners with IMS Deltamatic

Agreement covers high-end slitting, inspection, and downstream automation solutions, beginning with the Universal Automatic Twin Shaft Unloading Device

Roland DGA Graphics Receive Avery Guarantee

Avery guarantees for seven years graphics produced on its MPI 1005 Supercast media with Roland’s SOLJET Pro 4 XF-640 printer and Eco-Sol MAX 2 inks

Freedonia Reports on Converted Flexible Packaging

New study predicts growth resulting from benefits such as light weight of bags and pouches, enhanced shelf life, and protection from contamination

Coating Tech Slot Dies a Newly Formed Company

Formed as a division of Coating Tech Service, company will manufacture and refurbish multiple slot dies for customers around the globe

Gloucester Engineering Reaches Safety Milestone

Company credits the efforts of employees and the relationship between owner Blue Wolf and management for more than 1,000 days without an accident

Techkon Upgrades Measurement Device

The newest version of the SpectroDens is due out soon, reportedly featuring easier color matching and color detection

Barry-Wehmiller Acquires Arcil SA

The French supplier of packaging technology for the fresh dairy and food industry brings its f/f/s expertise to the Barry-Wehmiller portfolio

PIA, IDEAlliance Combine Awards

The Franklin Award and The Luminaire Award will join starting next year in a Best in Communications event

Simco-Ion Pinner Charging Bar Series Is Updated

Upgrades include improved electrical insulation, new versatile mounting options, and new high output bar models

PMMI Adds Its Support to SAVE FOOD Initiative

Started by the UN and Messe Düsseldorf, the program strives to bring the issue of global food loss to the international political and economic agenda

Centrexpo Reports a New Structure

Centrexpo acquires all shares of Ipack-Ima, allowing continuity for Ipack-Ima and extending the trade show portfolio of the Group to a total of ten

Enfocus Upgrades Preflighting and Editing

PitStop Pro and PitStop Server version 12.1, compatible with new Apple operating system, correct typos and fix hundreds of PDF problems

Gilbreth Packaging Boosts Production with Titan

Installs 65-in. wide SR9-DT Dual Turret slitter/rewinder

Anar Rub Tech Private Offers Variety of Rollers

A wide selection of products suited for use in packaging, printing, laminating, and more includes rollers, shafts, chucks, and sleeves

Derprosa NJ Warehouse Serves US Customers

Facility is helping to meet US demands for company’s materials, allowing customers to purchase just the amount they need with faster service

CCL Industries to Close Canadian Aerosol Plant

Citing financial issues, the company plans to consolidate the sales volume from the plant into existing operations in the US and Mexico

DuPont Offers New Family of Flexo Plates

Cyrel Performance Plates, said to aid shelf appeal with vibrant colors and sharp type, perform with standard flexo CTP units

Flexicon Flat Top Dot Process Unveiled

The HighQuality hybrid process uses different dot geometries to produce flexo results on foil said to be equal to gravure

IST METZ Starts Work on New Facility

A positive outlook for sales has prompted the company to begin construction on a new plant that will also have room for two subsidiaries

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