Label Academy releases new book

Edited by Andy Thomas-Emans, ‘Inks, Coatings and Varnishes: A guide to manufacture, handling and performance’ is now available at...

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...

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...

Avery Dennison has recognized By-Health, a health supplements company in China, as the first brand owner to partner in the Avery Dennison Liner Recycling Program in the country

Traditionally, label liner recycling programs require a complex process of collection and sorting, which can be a deterrent for companies who want to recycle.

Through Avery Dennison’s program, label liner is collected for recycling, saving on waste disposal costs and preventing...

The Amut cast line at EB Packaging is 2000mm-wide and configured for producing seven-layer films

Since 1995, EB Packaging has been involved in the manufacturing and trading of packaging materials, such as stretch film, plastic bags, PE foam, air bubble films and adhesive tape.

The Amut cast line is 2000mm-wide and configured for producing seven-layer films.

Mr Siow Chew Kiong...

Darren Milligan, senior marketing director, Label and Graphic Materials Group, South Asia Pacific and Sub-Saharan Africa at Avery Dennison

In an effort to address one of the major concerns faced by the label industry worldwide, Avery Dennison has initiated glassine liner waste recycling programs in Australia, India and Thailand. This is an extension to its existing liner recycling programs in other parts of the world including...

Innovation Park is located close to Iwata Label's existing head quarters in central Japan

Construction on the new Iwata Label Innovation Park started last year. It is now open, delivering a significant improvement in productivity, whilst allowing Iwata Label to respond to...

To be installed in September, the Weigang Weigang ZJR-330 is will be Mingli’s second piece of flexographic printing equipment. The first is a Gidue Combat M1 flexo machine, installed in 2014

To be installed in September, this will be Mingli’s second piece of flexographic printing equipment. The first is a Gidue Combat M1 flexo machine, installed in 2014.

Mingli general manager Qian Xuebin commented: ‘At present, 70-80 percent of our products are made using letterpress...

Fujian Furong Technology Group signs for seventh Atlas slitter

Currently Fujian Furong Technology Group runs six Atlas CW1040 primary slitter rewinders, two at 8.3 meters and four at 8.7 meters. These machines are installed at three production sites in China: in Fuqing, Fujian Province; Guangzhou, Guangdong province; and Nantong, Jiangsu Province.

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