StrongPoint increases efficiency with ABG

With its headquarters in Raelingen, Norway, StrongPoint has two business areas: retail and label products. Reliant on a speed to market capability, its labels subsidiary produces a wide range of labels to various vertical markets including food and beverage, health and beauty, chemical products...

French Freppel Imprimeur has switched its flexo plates to Asahi CleanPrint AWP, water-wash plates

‘We learned about Asahi AWP CleanPrint water-washable plates and decided to test them against plates from our existing supplier. The test results were more satisfactory across the entire production process than the current production we have with our previous supplier, so we decided to go ahead...

Actega has removed Bisphenol A (BPA) and Epoxysilane from its laminating adhesives product range

Stephanie Dahmen, team lead of technical service adhesives at Actega, commented: ‘Safeguarding consumer health is always a top priority when developing our products. When it comes to applications that will have contact with foods, we painstakingly investigate the safety of the relevant raw...

Mondi has created three sustainable, high-performance packaging products for a new plant-based range Frankful from a Swedish food manufacturer Orkla

Each bespoke packaging has been designed to provide premium product freshness for consumers and ensure a standout appearance on the shelf for retailers. Using a collaborative approach, Mondi supported Orkla’s sustainability plan, including launching healthier food products, reducing food waste,...

UPM Raflatac has developed Linerless OptiCut with adhesive technology for each of the primary direct thermal linerless end-use environments

OptiCut is the latest example in UPM Raflatac’s portfolio of labeling innovations and product development. It prevents paper jamming and provides excellent adhesion with the minimal adhesive build-up in a wide variety of applications: from rough surfaces to sub-zero temperatures. It minimizes...

Ryobi MHI Graphic Technology (RMGT) has introduced GEW’s LeoLED system as its factory-fitted UV curing technology for all new sheetfed offset machines

RMGT pioneered UV LED technology and introduced the world’s first LED curing system for sheetfed printing at drupa in 2008. This original innovation started a slow revolution for the printing industry, one that is now gathering an ever-increasing pace.

In pursuit of continuous technology...

Konica Minolta Business Solutions (UK) has been certified by the Top Employers Institute for the fourth year in a row to recognize its employee offerings

The Top Employers Institute program certifies organizations based on the participation and results of their HR Best Practices Survey, which covers six HR domains consisting of 20 topics such as people strategy, work environment, talent acquisition, learning, wellbeing, diversity, and inclusion....

Mark Andy has signed a distribution agreement with GraphTech, a Bulgaria-based company focusing on delivering equipment for narrow and mid-web applications

‘We were researching and investigating the local market needs and demand for quite some years and have a very clear view of it as of today. On the other hand, finding the best possible OEM to partner with is not an easy task. There are so many aspects influencing this decision,’ commented Ivan...

Lemu Group has engineered a machine to help produce facemasks in the continued fight against the Covid-19 pandemic

The equipment was developed by Teyman, a Lemu Group company located in Valencia, Spain.

‘Given the shortage of masks in Europe, Lemu Group decided to do what it does best – build robust machines with stable production,’ said Naiara Fernandez, sales leader of Lemu Group’s non-woven...

L-R: Ivano Andrighetto, product sales specialist, laminating; Nanni Bertorelli, product line manager, coating and laminating; and Damiano Zinelli, process laminating specialist, in front of the Bobst Nova SX 550 laminator.

The Innovation in Flexible Packaging event dedicated to CI flexo printing and laminating technologies featured keynote speakers including the CEO of Bobst, Jean-Pascal Bobst, and live demonstrations of three products that are helping to shape the future of the CI flexo industry. 

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