Syracuse Label & Surround Printing, USA, won a Best of the Beset award for its ‘Drawbridge Gin’ label

As the level of quality improves year on year, we often deliberate long and hard in making the decision as to which labels will earn the honor of being selected as a category winner followed closely by the Honorable Mention awards. From the winners of each category group the judges will select,...

Gabriel Ramirez and Luis Ricardo Marquez Gete from Multi Color Corporation Mexico at the TLMI Annual Meeting

‘One main disruptor in our industry is sustainability and in order to tackle it we need to bring the tag and label industry together. We need to break down barriers and anticipated legislation, and outside forces that are shaking up the status quo,’ said Nick Tucci of Avery Dennison, the host of...

Bruce Hanson, labels and forms division president, addresses the  crowd during an engineering day hosted at RRD’s Milwaukee facility

While those tech disruptors may have decimated some of the companies that RRD previously called customers, they didn’t take down RRD. That’s because there is a common denominator that RRD has employed over the years: a willingness to reinvent itself and evolve with the market. 

This...

Environmental protection drives Guangdong Yingcai growth

Indeed, Guangdong Yingcai is seen as a model enterprise for environmental protection and waste treatment in China’s domestic flexible packaging industry, and recently invited representatives of flexible packaging converters from 35 provinces in China to learn from their experience. 

Feng...

The future of apparel labels

According to a recent Global Info Research study, the worldwide market for fashion and apparel print labels is expected to grow at a CAGR of 7.1 percent over the next five years. It is forecast to reach 2,970 million USD in 2024, from 1,970m USD in 2019.

The positive forecast for the...

Avery Dennison's Janela technology becomes clothing’s digital ID card

Imagine you find a pair of jeans in your favorite store. Imagine those jeans have a unique serial number given to them at the time of manufacture. They are born in the digital world. You reach for your smartphone, scan the digital ID found on the label, and learn about where the jeans were made...

More than 30 exhibitors showcased smart technologies designed specifically for packaging at AIPIA Congress in Amsterdam

‘The focus is on real business development for active and intelligent packaging technologies, not just another series of workshops and panels. We are working with our members to build an industry,’ he added.

AIPIA packed the agenda with more than 50 speakers, including representatives...

Umer Anwar, AA Labels production manager

The company was established in 2006, when a family owned toner cartridge business required labels for product identification and shipment. Due to the high volumes required, the family decided to invest in machinery to produce the labels in-house. 

‘It was actually an add-on,’ explains...

ASPA members including Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu and Honourable Justice Manmohan Sarin inaugurating The Authentication Forum

The summit welcomed by 216 attendees including senior delegations from Pfizer, Godfrey Phillips India, Anand and Anand, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu India, Indian Oil Corporation, Rusan Pharma, Securikett Ulrich & Horn, Umeeka Packaging, Tesa Scribos, Secura Bangladesh, SICPA India, Vasu...

L-R: Wolfgang Ober, technical director of Ritter Haftetiketten, and Denis Westhauser, marketing manager at Spilker. The two companies have worked together for more than 40 years

When technical director Wolfgang Ober arrives, smiling, he confides: ‘I shouldn’t be here, to be honest. I have passed my retirement age and should be at home relaxing, but I love this place and this industry so much that I simply cannot stay home. I must come here each day, see everyone and...

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