The Lombardi and Lapeyra & Taltavull teams

Lapeyra & Taltavull, in operation for 80 years, has offices in Barcelona and Madrid. It represents leading manufacturers in the label, flexible packaging, folding carton and corrugated board markets, including Codimag, Grafotronic and Windmoller & Hölscher.

Claudio Lombardi,...

The Label House Group with its Rotoflex VLI-800

Familiar with Rotoflex off-line label finishing technology from three previously purchased machines, Gharish Maharaj, technical manager at The Label House Group, turned to Rotoflex for the development of a customized, wider-web version of the VLI to accommodate growing demand for film finishing...

AB Graphic to host digital converting summit

The event will feature hands-on opportunities and equipment interaction and is open to anyone from owners to operators to see various automated workflow processes.

AB Graphic will run demonstrations on the Vectra turret rewinders. The fully automatic glueless model with new AutoSet is...

What to consider when deciding on in-line or off-line production?

‘At CS we have increasingly moved away from short run digital to concentrate on providing digital solutions which invariably means that we will run jobs considerably in excess of 20,000 linear meters. 

Operating in-line can substantially improve productivity but needs to be weighed up...

L-R: William Drori, president of Tamperguard, and Francois Bayzelon, CEO of ETI Converting Equipment

The new equipment will expand Tamperguard’s capacity, allowing it to respond to increasing worldwide demand for security films and tapes.

It is the Canadian company’s fifth machine from ETI. It now runs three Cohesio systems – for in-line coating and printing – and two Metronome flexo...

Screen, Rotocontrol partner for hybrid production

The new Rotocontrol DT 340 Screen L350 hybrid system was introduced last week at Screen Europe’s inaugural LabelFest open house in Amstelveen, The Netherlands.

Built with extensive modularity, the integrated platform consists of Screen Truepress Jet L350UV+ inkjet digital printing...

Ellco CEO Christian Egedius (left) and Keith Montgomery (right), business development manager at AB Graphic

Initially a letterpress specialist, Ellco added digital at the beginning of the 2000s through an HP Indigo ws4050 to augment its production in shorter runs. In 2015, the last of the letterpress machines were retired, with digital taking a prominent place on its shop floor. This sees two HP...

Focus Label Machinery provides expert print training to RotoMetrics staff

Expert print technicians from Focus demonstrated conventional and hybrid printing using three presses installed in the showroom – Proflex, eFlex and dFlex. These were used to demonstrate the print process, from unwind to rewind.

The Focus dFlex hybrid press was shown first, with a...

Heidelberg launches knowledge portal for label printing

The printing equipment manufacturer noted that labels give products a unique identity and ‘influence the impulse to buy' at the point of sale. Accounting for around five percent of the global print volume of approximately EUR ...

PrintEquip adds Eagle Systems to product portfolio

Established in 1986 by Paul Leppington, PrintEquip – now headed by his son Brett Leppington – is an independent supplier of consumables and machinery to the graphic arts industry throughout Southern Africa.

While the company started life in the fields of security printing, cheque encoding...

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