The UK and EU industries’ supply chains are heavily interconnected, and because of this close working relationship, the industry has grown exponentially over the years, as well as seen the development of innovative technologies as a result of close collaboration between the EU 28.

The UK’...

Joanna Stephenson

Taking place July 3-4 at the RotoMetrics European headquarters in Walsall, West Midlands, UK, the event will feature a host of notable speakers alongside Stephenson, including Kevin Vyse, senior packaging...

A new AVT inspection unit has been added to the company’s Nilpeter FB-3 flexo press to enhance quality control capabilities before products are shipped to customers. This will be particularly advantageous when the Vectra is running in-line with the Nilpeter FB-3, said Bakers, as jobs are not...

Tony Fazhev demonstrates practical RFID applications at I.Lab

The I.Lab demonstration suite allows users hands-on experience of how RFID works in a retail environment, from automated stock taking to helping shop assistants quickly find the correct garment in a crowded storeroom. In addition there are demonstrations of how RFID enables supply chain...

UVFoodSafe sets future agenda

It was agreed to set up technology-based working groups – inks, presses, curing systems, materials – to help define which material types are ‘at risk’ in terms of migration, and how working procedures and new technology can be adapted to help converters meet these challenges when working with...

Nuceria restyled the Petti brand with an emphasis on sustainability

Italsilva, founded in Seregno in 1908 by Ambrogio Silva, is a major player in the Italian detergents sector, while Petti has been active as a food preserves producer since 1925. Peti is focused on the tomatoes which form the basis of Italian cuisine and Pasquale Petti represents the fourth...

Innovia Films has launched a BOPP Rayoface facestock film designed for reclosable applications

This clear films’ strength comes from its thickness – 92 microns. While it is thick, it still has ‘exceptional’ clarity, says the company, which allows printed branding on a wet wipe pack to show through. The film also has a special print and adhesive receptive coating to ensure high quality...

This new event, AWA IMLCON, IMDCON, and IMECON, will be held in Amsterdam, 10-11 September, and will enable industry participants at all levels, and others interested in exploring the possibilities, to gain an expert update on three major pathways in in-mold manufacturing today.

AWA...

L-R: Manuel Mateo, head of production; Pedro Orcajada, owner and founder

The company installed the system three years ago in-line on a 10-color UV flexo press, which has a 430mm web width.

‘We were looking to optimize our production and avoid off-line finishing,’ recalls Adhesivos Orcajada’s owner and founder Pedro Orcajada. ‘The Rhino system is much faster...

A Mark Andy Performance Series P5 is one of two Performance Series presses installed

Incorporated into the company’s 35,000 sq ft manufacturing and warehousing facility on the east coast, Sato has recently installed Mark Andy Performance Series P3 and P5 6-...

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