Rose City Label honored with an enviromental award at the TLMI Annual Meeting

The awards will officially be known as the Calvin Frost Environmental Leadership Awards moving forward, an eponymous tribute to one of the packaging industry’s most respected environmental and sustainability thought leaders and longtime TLMI member.

The award recognizes one association...

UPM Raflatac launches Vanish PCR

More and more iconic global brands are setting ambitious targets for incorporating recycled content in their packaging materials. UPM Raflatac’s Vanish PCR clear labels are ideal for any brand in the beverage, food, or home and personal care segment ready to achieve those goals by being suitable...

Carlsberg has chosen hubergroup as the main ink supplier for beer labels in selected markets

These ‘Greener Green’ inks form part of Carlsberg’s ambitious sustainability program, TogetherTowardsZero, through which the company is working to make its products more sustainable and allow consumers to live more sustainable lives. To that end, Carlsberg looked at the entire value chain to...

Labelexpo Americas 2018 played host to a number of product launches as well as product introductions to the US market, including the new Mark Andy P9E, P7E and P5E presses

Labelexpo Americas is the region's largest dedicated trade show for the label and package printing industry. Labelexpo Americas 2018 hosted a total of 487 exhibitors, up from 455 two years before, across the biggest floorspace yet at 203,642 sq ft. Almost 30 percent of exhibitors  at this year’s...

Designed to support a circular economy, recoflex-PE is made from 100 percent polyethylene (PE) which enables the packaging material to be recovered via the established carrier bag collection and recycling infrastructure

Designed to support a circular economy, recoflex-PE is made from 100 percent polyethylene (PE), which enables the packaging material to be recovered via the established carrier bag collection and recycling infrastructure. Consumers simply take it to retail stores with collection points.

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‘There needs to be a market demand for the recycling industry’

Circular economy, a model endorsed by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, promotes the recovery and restoration of products, components, and materials through strategies like reuse, repair, remanufacture or recycling.

‘At end of the day, there needs to be a market demand for the recycling...

Avery Dennison presents innovations at Labelexpo Americas

New products and features are highlighted, Avery Dennison is also a sponsor of the TLMI EcoVillage, and will introduce the newly created North American iLab and customer experience center.

Functional packaging

Avery Dennison will release what it calls ‘the first of...

One comparison shared in the TLMI webinar evaluated two distinct How2Recycle labels provided to two different brands (Clorox vs International Delight) using full-body sleeve labels

In 1998, Europe opened discussions about using Life-Cycle Assessment (LCA) as an approach to evaluating packaging and its impact on the environment. LCA is the comprehensive method for assessing a range of environmental impacts across the full life-cycle of a product system, from raw material...

Labelexpo Americas 2018 will see the return of the TLMI Ecovillage as sustainability will be a key trend the show. Andy Thomas-Emans, strategic director for Labelexpo Global Series, discusses what visitors can expect to see at the event. Labelexpo Americas 2018 will be hosted Sept 25-27 in...

Steven Alexander

The TLMI Ecovillage will be a designated space on the show floor that will feature a comprehensive directory of exhibitors who are committed to best sustainability practices and environmental stewardship. The Ecovillage will also feature daily sessions that address the current state of...

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