The Dantex DigiWash System has a dual-action wash for ‘superior cleaning results’ and automatic brush height adjustment for different thicknesses

Dantex demonstrated the first water-wash flexo plate at drupa at the turn of the millennium. Although the plate took more than two hours to prepare, ‘the race was on’ according to Simon Cosh, the company’s business development manager. ‘The objective was to produce a plate with low carbon...

Great care is taken with the packaging of meat, meat by-products and packaged fish – items that have a short shelf life and command premium prices. Various processes and technologies are employed along the way in order to move products as quickly and safely as possible from the distribution and...

Chinese converter Hush Label has remained agile and innovative during eight years of rapid growth

Established in 2010, Guangzhou Hush Label Printing is located in Yunpu industrial park, Luogang District, Guangzhou, in a 2,000sqm factory which hosts 40 employees. In 2017, its turnover exceeded 30 million RMB (US$4.5m) with 20-30 percent taken by overseas business.

‘Our major business...

Trisan Printing managing director Piyapong Wongvorakul with the company's new Nilpeter press

Bangkok, Thailand-based Trisan Printing is targeting a turnover of US$9 million after completing an expansion at its facility with a new Nilpeter flexo press in October 2017.

Managing director Piyapong Wongvorakul says: ‘We grew at 12 percent in 2017-18 fiscal. However, prior to that we...

Julie Rodgers Vargas of Avery Dennison and Iban Cid (pictured) of Germark discussed smart technologies, the benefits of intelligent labels for brands and consumers, augmented reality and brand interaction

Label Summit Latin America 2018 welcomed 964 label and package printing industry professionals to Guadalajara, Mexico, for a two-day event and table-top exhibition.

Visitors came from 12 Latin American countries and territories: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador,...

The post-merger global integration process started at the beginning of July and will last for six months

Leading Italian package printing group Nuceria has joined forces with All4Labels to boost the group’s global reach. Through the merger with Nuceria, the All4Labels Group will reach a total turnover exceeding 500 million euros with 29 production facilities across the globe.

The Nuceria...

With up to five sensors per lamp monitoring once a second, unprecedented control over the UV curing process can be achieved

GEW has launched a major innovation for UV curing installations, the multi-point UV monitor, or mUVm. The company will be showcasing the technology at Labelexpo Americas.

UV monitoring consists of one or up to five sensors positioned along the length of the lamp in a UV curing system, to...

Australian converter Avonlea Labels has come a long way since its early days based in a garage

Burgeoning business start-ups that first see the light of day in a suburban garage are no longer considered the breathtaking rarity they might once have been regarded. Indeed, often this gestation is almost a guarantee of potential success.

However, when a labeling business can lay claim...

Finat’s annual European Label Forum, held this year in Dublin, tackled a range of subjects of critical interest to the label converting industry, from the impact of Brexit to succession planning for family businesses; and from new opportunities in flexible packaging to how to attract Gens Y and...

The conference was held at Avery Dennison’s European headquarters in Oegstgeest, the Netherlands, which houses the I.lab, where visitors can experience real-world applications of RFID technology.

Avery Dennison’s materials division now jointly runs the I.Lab, and is focused on marrying...

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