Ink suppliers at Labelexpo Europe 2011 presented in unison low migration solutions for the food packaging market, which has especially felt legislative pressures in Europe regarding contamination of products...

Label Summit Latin America begins tomorrow in Guadalajara, Mexico. With some 70 industry suppliers exhibiting, the event will provide further evidence of the investment and growth taking place in the region.

Indeed, there has been a...

Printing industry experts and economic analysts are optimistic about growth in Latin America, says James Quirk
 
Following AWA’s positive study of growth in the South American label markets (see Labels & Labeling issue 5 2012), a number of other...

It’s now more than 400 years since the first recorded printed labels were being produced. At that time they would have been printed on hand-made paper using relief letterpress type or images cut into wood or metal, with impression pressure applied through a wooden hand press and simple screw...

Unilever hosted an intimate group in Washington DC, and simultaneously in London and Sao Paulo, in April to boldly announce the progress made with its Sustainable Living Plan launched in...

While we have made a few changes to the content this year, the intent remains the same. The Labels & Labeling Yearbook is created to serve as an annual global resource to the label industry. It includes a collective of contributions from industry value-...

Pernod Ricard USA launched its first California still premium red wine brand, a 2010 blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Zinfandel, Petite Sirah and Syrah. Pernod’s global wine division developed the brand, Deadbolt, with Philip Laffer as chief winemaker.

The blend is wholly new and...

China’s label production value chain has matured a great deal in recent years. The rapid rise of China’s domestic secondary market and westward march of industrial production has encouraged many suppliers and manufacturers to establish presence in these cities, providing better service through...

Stuart Kellock, MD of Label Apeel, on why digital printing has injected some fresh thinking into creative teams

For many people the jury is still out on digital printing. The cost and the quality of are laboriously compared to conventional printing. While what is so often...

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