As an alternative to printing with oil based inks, more and more printing presses are being equipped with iron doped UV lamp systems for ozone free commercial and packaging UV-printing . The hubergroup, one of the leading suppliers of UV printing inks, has developed a new UV offset ink series for this particular use, marked with the code HS and KHS. Immediately available are NewV set inks for… Go to www.labellingblog.com to read the rest of the entry Source: Labelling Blog More…
Australia’s Southern Cross University reports on success in Timor Leste. Source: Filtration + Separation – Latest News More…
The plan by Taiwan’s Kuokuang Petrochemical Technology Co.
Manufacturing output stagnated in Scotland in November, having previously risen for seven straight months, according to the Bank of Scotland. Source: Works Management News More…
King Printing Company Inc., a leading book manufacturer of high quality short-run books, announced that it has continued the expansion of its Global Book Production Alliance with the addition of Mumbai-based Vakils Premedia. King Printing has been working closely with Milan-based Rotolito Lombarda for book production services in Europe and Africa. The addition of Vakils not only expands King’s and Rotolito’s affordable distribution footprint but also adds expert pre-media resources t Source: WhatTheyThink.com Printing Industry News More…
Coloredge, the largest provider of high-end visual brand imaging solutions, has announced that they have extended their capacity in the dye sub wide format printing category. Coloredge has purchased a state-of-the-art wide format inkjet printer from Mimaki, a leading manufacturer of wide format inkjet printers with US headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia. Dye sub wide format printing on fabric has become increasingly popular with global brand owners and leading retailers.
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Chesapeake Scotland has just won a Gold Award at this year’s Spirits Design Masters. The award was presented for a spirally-wound tube produced to celebrate the 150 year anniversary of Bacardi Rum.James Clark, Global Sales Director – Drinks, takes up the story: “This limited edition tube was largely produced for the travel retail market but was also shipped to markets in Germany, USA and Japan. The tube’s outer wrap was printed in 7 colours with a UV Varnish on a special Source: WhatTheyThink.com Printing Industry News More…
From direct printing on bottles to can-to-carton conversions, packaging trends are fascinating to watch.
With a 16-point remote I/O module located every 60 feet, these air conveying lines are distinguished by minimal wiring and smooth transfer of data from sensors to controller.
With steady growth comes the challenge of routinely adding new packaging lines. It’s a challenge that employee-owned Bob’s Red Mill has been able to meet head on.
Brazilian spirits company Yaguara partners with artist Brian Clarke and luxury glass packaging team to create a unique bottle with strong shelf presence.
Packaging, packaging materials, and packaging lines have been getting smarter…and quieter.
In 2011, while interviewing Ryan L’Abbe, Vice President and General Manager of Blue Mountain Plastics, the recycling arm of Canadian water bottling company Ice River Springs, he told me something that has stuck with me ever since.
Europe’s petrochemical industry will start to feel the heat of competition from counterparts in USA .S. as they emerge with cheap feedstock from the shale gas boom, akin to what happened with the refining industry, as per Ruters. Refinery closures h…… Source: News, Industry Events and Developments in the Plastics Industry More…