Fathom Optics has introduced a software platform that brings printed 3D and motion graphics to packaging without requiring specialty inks or substrates

Fathom Optics’ algorithmic technology leverages existing presses to add depth, motion, and chromatic effects to a wide range of print applications, including prime labels, shrink sleeves, and product authentication. The software platform fits into the standard design and pre-press workflows. It...

Domino Digital Printing Solutions has recorded increased demand for variable data printing attributed to the Covid-19 pandemic accelerating the growth of e-commerce, amplifying interest in personalization, and track and trace applications.

‘Covid-19 has really accelerated the growth in e-commerce, a trend which is likely to remain after lockdown restrictions are lifted,’ commented Jim Orford, K600i product manager at Domino Digital Printing Solutions. ‘Brand owners are also placing more emphasis on personalization to engage with...

FILMtech has developed SEMG, a process for enhancing adhesion and barrier of metalized films.

The company currently offers three metalized products available utilizing the proprietary technology, a metalized OPP (FT 709) and two metalized PET films (FT 164 and FT 264). Films undergoing the SEMG process exhibit enhanced barrier properties and adhesion values over 1,200 grams.

‘Over...

Fortis Solutions Group’s label facility in Merced, CA, has received Sustainable Green Printer (SGP) certification from the Sustainable Green Printing Partnership

SGP certification considers the entire print facility, its process, product, and social areas. It elevates a printer into an elite group of top sustainable printers, recognized by print buyers and the printing industry. SGP certification is supported by industry associations, including the...

Techkon USA has partnered with Konica Minolta to promote and distribute Myiro-1 spectrophotometer

Myiro-1 was designed as an accurate and repeatable, low-cost spectrophotometer to meet the high-end color profiling needs of the photography, commercial print, packaging, and signage industries. It promises to change the current market perception of budget-friendly spectrophotometers and...

Baldwin Technology’s Ahlbrandt, one of the leaders in providing corona, rotor spray, and drying technology, has launched the Ozone Converter Catalytic Air Purifier (CAP)

With a catalyst bed of metal oxides, the CAP ensures an ozone-free, environmentally friendly production facility. Featuring a compact, durable design, the CAP also is modular for easy maintenance and expansion, if needed. 

As requirements and production conditions change, the catalyst...

Custom Design Applications celebrates 10 year anniversary

Custom Design Applications is primarily involved in the flexible packaging sector with digital print; to date, the company has provided aqueous, UV, and E-beam coatings for customers working with a variety of substrates that include PET, PE, and BOPP for multi-layer pouches, metallized films,...

Mount Diablo distillery spirits featuring the 'tender's grip' label
In 2018, Dustin Sterlino, along with his business partners, opened Mount Diablo Distillery. From his previous experience in the spirits industry, he knew the brand and products would need to set him apart from the competition and deliver customers something truly unique and exciting. He...
Kernow Coatings’ recently launched FloorSharK Dry Toner has passed the R10 slip test after being tried and tested on a Xeikon 3500 digital press

Hendrik De Backer, EMEA sales manager at Kernow Coatings, said: ‘Our new FloorSharK Dry Toner has performed outstandingly on the Xeikon 3500. We are delighted with the results. The excellent cooperation with Xeikon has led us to this significant point, and we now plan to test the product on...

Avery Dennison’s Machine Direction Orientation (MDO) and Polyethylene (PE) films have been recognized to comply with the Association of Plastic Recyclers (APR) Critical Guidance for HDPE recycling

Following the earlier APR recognition of the Avery Dennison Biaxially Oriented Polypropylene (BOPP) portfolio, the company becomes the first label manufacturer to offer a...

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