Technicote marks year of no lost-time injury

A lost-time accident is a work-related injury that hinders an employee from being able to carry out his or her regular job duties. This achievement represents nearly 147,000 hours by more than 70 plant and corporate employees.

‘A great milestone and another step forward for us,’ said...

Dr. Thomas Baumgärtner in front of the new decentralised steam generation plant

By generating its own electricity, cooling energy and heat in the process, saving as much energy as would normally be used by around 150 homes, the self-adhesive solutions specialist Herma will be opening a new chapter in energy terms when it commissions its new coating plant for adhesive...

Acucote receives two safety awards

The North Carolina Department of Labor (NCDOL) presented the company with a gold award at its annual awards ceremony on June 4. To qualify for any of NCDOL’s annual safety awards, a firm must have zero fatalities during the calendar year and have maintained a safety incidence rate of at least 50...

Kao Collins and Colordyne Technologies expand partnership

The expanded collaboration builds on previously partnerships between the two companies and will be showcased during Labelexpo Europe 2019 and an open house event this fall.

In December 2018, the two companies announced a joint offering comprised of the Colordyne 3600 Series UV - Retrofit...

The Colorsat Switch dispensing system suited for label printing applications

To be presented for the first time at Labelexpo Europe 2019, this latest software introductions enable packaging and label converters to manage inks with greater efficiency, security, accuracy and flexibility at all stages in the workflow, including purchasing, mixing, returning and reusing....

Developed for converters who pre-optimize paper or film labelstock, flexible packaging and shrink sleeve materials through flexo or gravure, Purekote 8020 primer is claimed to offer water resistence, excellent clarity, improved chemical and heat resistance, and non-yellowing on film substrates...

Hub Labels achieves G7, GMI certifications

Hub Labels took advantage of ink manufacturer Nazdar Ink Technology's expert color training.

With a commitment to continual advancement for more than 40 years, Hub Labels has sought to lead the label industry by striving for ever-greater consistency, efficiency and expansion into other...

Antonio Quevedo and Margaret Apolito hired at K Laser

Antonio Quevedo has joined the K Laser sales team as the director of sales – Latin America. In this position, Quevedo will oversee all sales and growth within the Latin American market and work closely with K Laser sales representative, Jaime Ancalmo, who is based in Guatemala.

A veteran...

Sustainable packaging produced by Foxpak of Ireland

TUV Austria awarded the ‘OK Compost Home’ and ‘OK Compost Industrial’ marks to HP, verifying HP Indigo ElectroInks can be used as printing inks for packaging recoverable through composting and biodegradation in accordance with leading standards, such as EU regulation EN 13432.   

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The UK Excellence Award and Jury Commendation involves a robust assessment undertaken by an experienced team of trained assessors using the EFQM Excellence Model. The assessment judges various aspects of a business ranging from strategy and leadership to processes and business results. Sun...

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