Austria-based company Octapharma is using Atlantic Zeiser’s versatile Omega inkjet digital printing system to code up to 50 different folding carton formats, and 10,000 pieces a day. Nick Coombes reports
 
Up to 50 different folding carton formats
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The European Aluminium Foil Association celebrates the 50th anniversary of aluminum foil blister packaging
 
The first blister pack was introduced to the market 50 years ago. Today it is hard to imagine a world where unit doses of solid form pharmaceuticals...
Heidelberg has said it has won business around the world with package printers with its Diana series of folder gluers, as European and overseas customers move to increase their profitability, make their production process leaner and increase turnover. David Pittman reports
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Stating that all products will now come under the one brand name, Bobst says developing new technologies for the benefit of customers remains the main driver of the Group
 
Stating that all products will now come under the one brand name, developing new technologies for the...

Nick Coombes talks to Costanza Cerutti, communication manager at Cerutti Packaging Equipment SpA, to trace the history of the business, which was founded by her great-grandfather and has grown into a global leader in gravure package printing.
 
When Giovanni Cerutti started...

The used machinery market will have a strong presence at Drupa, generating leads and helping the machinery market maintain its longevity. David Pittman reports
 

While Drupa will act as a launch pad for numerous new printing presses, technological innovations and software...

Goss International will use Drupa to introduce its Sunday Vpak package printing technology to a global audience after spending the last year establishing a foothold for technology three decades in the making in other markets. David Pittman reports
 
Goss International’s...

The handling of rolls of material is an important consideration for any printer or converter of flexible packaging. David Pittman speaks to a selection of those offering machinery to meet this need to find out the true benefits on offer.
 
As the market for flexible...

How can roll change automation make a difference to boosting profitability? Gavin Rittmeyer, vice president of sales and marketing at Martin Automatic, tells Nick Coombes.
 
Current economic data has some indicators pointing up, some pointing down, while others show no...

A new high-end packaging material produced using Smurfit Kappa’s Norboard T-flute microflute laminated with a high-quality, biodegradable metallic film from Mirri is aiming to revolutionize the market for carton packaging, and provide new routes to market for the two firms behind the...

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