David Hotchkiss, left, and AJ Buran with their HP Indigo 20000 digital press

Buran spent 25 years with WS Packaging. Eying the disruption and growth in the flexible packaging production, he saw a growing demand for small and medium run flexible packaging jobs. Buran teamed up with Hotchkiss, a 27-year veteran of the plastics machinery business, and together the duo...

Ulrich Peters and Wolfgang Hohgardt, the two managing directors of Urlichs & Pape, with the OKI Pro1050 label printer

The family-run company, founded in 1928, has extensive experience in offset and book printing, and specializes in label production, including numbering, perforation, blind stamping, die-cutting, grooving and lamination. 

After decades of success in sheet-fed printing of labels using...

Domino hires Mike Barry as key account and OEM manager

He spent the past eight years in the printing and packaging industry. Prior to joining Domino, he was with Fujifilm for seven years where his roles included business development, product marketing management, and sales support. During this time, he also became an active member of TLMI, serving...

Memjet announces sudden death of CEO Len Lauer

‘On behalf of our Board of Directors and employees worldwide we extend our deepest sympathies to Len’s family during this very difficult time,’ said Tony Duddy, Memjet’s group president, R&D and operations and board member. ‘An outstanding leader, visionary, and champion for high-quality,...

Baker Labels to produce three million labels for NHS staff meals under ‘Salute the NHS’ campaign

British businessman, Ron Dennis CBE, has launched ‘Salute The NHS’, a major not-for-profit initiative aiming to feed thousands of dedicated NHS workers with high-quality meals and booster snacks over the next three months. The boost pack meals are already being delivered at the John Radcliffe...

HP Indigo V12 digital press

The new HP Indigo V12 digital press will print at 120m/min (400ft/min) without requiring the dual engine format of the 8000 series. It is the first time HP Indigo has implemented its new LEPX in-line technology platform, which replaces the intermittent central drum design which powers all other...

A guide through the due diligence process by bob Cronin of Open Approach

This four-part series will guide you through the essentials of evaluating prospects, a process known as due diligence. Due diligence encompasses the activities performed during a transaction to find out the issues or to present the most favorable position to the acquirer. While your organization...

An inter-connected global economy facing disruption

However, that may all be about to change as the impact of the coronavirus as it spreads across the world, increasingly comes into play on both global manufacturing and financial markets. Indeed, the virus has undoubtedly drawn much wider attention to the connected nature of today’s global...

Coronavirus dominates headlines

The impact of the coronavirus on the label and package printing industry will be felt hard, as in all other areas of our lives. As this edition of Labels & Labeling went to press at the end of March, the situation was changing daily. 

Three of our writers report on the crisis: Mike...

Labels & Labeling China hosts virtual Label Academy Masterclass 2020

The masterclass was broadcast live in video conference format as a part of the Label Academy global training program for the label and package printing industry. It was organized jointly by the label printing branch of the Printing and Printing Equipment Industries Association of China (PEIAC),...

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