Online visitor registration is now open for Labelexpo Europe 2017, as the show gears up for its biggest edition to date

The four-day trade show returns to Brussels Expo on September 25-28, with nine halls housing over 650 exhibitors showcasing developments for the label and package printing market.

This will include 106 new exhibitors alongside Labelexpo regulars including HP Indigo, Avery Dennison, Bobst...

Aluiminum foil production increased to 226,900 tonnes in the first quarter of 2017, 1.5 percent higher than the same period last time

Production increased to 226,900 tonnes in the first quarter of 2017, 1.5 percent higher than the same period last year, according to the latest figures released by EAFA, although exports continued to be 'volatile', showing a downturn in the first quarter compared to the previous year after a...

Avery Dennison has opened the I.Lab interactive innovation center in The Netherlands, combining its technical capabilities and materials science expertise in UHF RFID to showcase applications within this space

The ‘RFID Basics’ webinar, the first in a series of three events looking at the role of RFID in the labeling industry, will provide an introduction to the fundamentals of the technology and detail the differences between the various types of RFID tags available – active, passive and battery-...

I am equally delighted that both Andy and Mike – unquestionably the label sector’s two leading commentators – will continue to be heavily involved in their respective new roles of strategic director and strategic consultant. Andy will write for L&L as much as ever, while Mike will...

‘Of all the options we checked, the HP Indigo 30000 digital press stood out as the most mature solution for folding cartons’ – Roni Haliva, CEO of Orda Print Industries

The new press has been installed at the company’s Eshel subsidiary, a producer of folding cartons, which Orda acquired 18 months ago as it sought to enter market segments where its extensive digital printing experience would open opportunities for higher margins and rapid growth. It identified...

Gulf Print & Pack 2017 ended on a high note last week as more than 50 machines were sold during the show

Close to 30 million AED worth of machines were sold during the event, with exhibitors including Canon, Giffin Graphics, Heidelberg, Kodak, Konica Minolta and Xerox reporting that good quality leads are in the pipeline and will be pursued in the coming weeks.

Jabir Jabbar, a director of...

Eyal Harpak (left), director of Israel's Graphica Bezalel and Yishai Amir (right) Landa CEO

Graphica Bezalel is an award-winning Israel-based folding carton, packaging and label convertor. As a traditional offset print house, Graphica Bezalel has selected the Landa S10 as its first system for digitally printed folding carton production.

Eyal Harpak, director of Graphica Bezalel...

Futura was unveiled at Gulf Print & Pack 2017, and shown on a Saturn Omnia multiuse finishing system on the Printech Middle East stand

Futura is an open platform technology that allows Prati systems to be upgraded quickly and easily with the integration of additional modules to permit the handling of an extended portfolio of printed products, such as those produced with filmic materials, in-mold labels or shrink sleeves....

GM presented a DC330Nano on the Konica Minolta stand as part of this effort, alongside a bizhub Press C71cf

GM has customers and ongoing projects in the area, but confirmed to L&L at Gulf Print & Pack 2017 its intent to strengthen its position and focus on customers in the region. This will be facilitated from the company’s offices in Europe.

GM presented a DC330Nano on the...

bizhub Press C71cf has been launched into the Middle East market with a prominent position on the Konica Minolta stand at Gulf Print & Pack 2017

bizhub Press C71cf was introduced at Labelexpo Europe 2015 as the company’s first full-digital label press, and aimed at filling the gap between entry-level and high-end digital label...

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