Fortis Solutions Group, a provider of printed packaging and a portfolio company of Main Post Partners, has acquired Quality Tape and Label
Founded in 1979 by Cecil and Myrl Daniels and run today by Rick and Rob Daniels, Quality Tape and Label specializes in providing digital shrink sleeves, flexible packaging and pressure sensitive labels to the craft beer, nutraceutical, food and health and beauty end-markets. Rob Daniels will...
(L-R) Tom Castle-CEO, Will Wyman-operations manager, Jeff Elmer-plant manager standing in front of their new pouch converter
Tom Castle, fifth-generation CEO of CastlePierce said: ‘The new CI press and pouch converter allows us to improve our already industry-leading turn-times, capacity and quality. It demonstrates our commitment to our customers' need for customized solutions delivered with schedule flexibility...
ALG Labels and Graphics has been recommended for unconditional approval for its ISO 9001:2015 certification
ALG is a custom manufacturer of durable pressure-sensitive labels and decals, nameplates, and graphic overlays. It is part of the UL Authorized Label Suppliers Program. The company is part of EverGreene Tag and Label Group, a family of printing and label converting operations that serve a...
Nestlé Mexico has signed an agreement, its first outside of Europe, with UK-based company Greenback Recycling Technologies to build a chemical recycling plant capable of processing flexible plastic packaging in Mexico

The agreement targets plastic packaging not currently recycled, including multilayer flexible and aluminum-laminated plastics, and aims to meet the technical and commercial requirements to ensure the circularity of food-grade plastics.

The plant will use an innovative microwave-induced...

Nobelus, manufacturer of specialty line of films for the print and packaging trade, has added SmudgeProof laminate with DigiBond adhesive to its smudge-resistant thermal film line
This clear, OPP film guards against scuff marks, smudges, and fingerprints on prints, packaging and book covers. The DigiBond adhesive, used on the SmudgeProof base film, is made especially for digital toner presses from companies such as Xerox, Kodak, Konica Minolta, and Ricoh.   ...
Jorge Lagos Caballero, general manager for Novaflex
Novaflex has been trading for over 20 years in the growing Colombian packaging market.  
 
Jorge Lagos Caballero, general manager for Novaflex, said: ‘We pride ourselves on being able to provide the best service to our clients, and are always looking for new...
Dugraf, Dantex’s South American partner, has launched Dugraf Digital, a new digital initiative focused on a full range of Pico presses

São José, Brazil-based Dugraf, has worked with Dantex for over six years as a distributor of consumables and equipment to the printing industry, focusing on the packaging segment. 

‘The label market in Brazil is growing rapidly and the main indicators show that most of the volumes are...

AMF Etiquetas of Santiago de Chile has acquired a Nilpeter FA-17 press to increase capacity, cover new markets, and develop more efficient and sustainable products.

AMF Etiquetas is part of the AMF group of companies with more than 70 years of experience in the graphic industry in Chile. The company was founded in 2009 to develop and promote different graphic options for mass consumption labels and packaging.

The latest investment is AMF’s third...

Apex Latin America´s laser room with the new laser engraving machine at the right

The latest addition to Apex Latin America’s Curitiba facility is one of many upgrades across the company’s locations in keeping with its global expansion initiative, Vision: 2020s.

‘We are very pleased with this investment,’ said Valcinei Bisineli, managing director of Apex Latin America...

Uruguayan flexible packaging specialist Strong has acquired a Comexi S1 DT slitter to automate more production processes at its Montevideo facility

Strong is an Uruguayan family business that belongs to the Macció Group. The company has over 40 years of experience in producing all types of flexible packaging at its 15,000 sqm facility in Montevideo. 

‘As a result of high productivity, we acquired this slitter, a machine that will...

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