The business models which sustained the label industry through times of double digit growth are now obsolete, with PS industry growth in North America, Europe and Japan barely reaching into the low single digits.

At the same time, at Labelexpo Europe we see an explosion of innovation from...

Labelexpo Europe 2013 is set to be the largest event in the show’s 33-year history as it returns to Belgium on 24-27 September.

The show now occupies seven halls at Brussels Expo and is on course to cover 31,500 sq m.

Historically, the Europe edition of the global Labelexpo series...

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-...

The planned free trade agreement between Colombia and the United States will come into force on May 15 this year. It is a further boon to a country that has seen a dramatic reversal in fortune in recent years.

Under president Juan Manuel...

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