Megalabel has invested in a new SPS2 flexo press with servo motor, the fourth Etirama machine installed at its production plant in Sao Paolo

Megalabel was formed by Marcio Romano in 2008 when he inherited a family-owned business Etiquetas Romano from his grandfather, Fernando Romano. His business, established in 1950, was a pioneer in the sector and became one of the leading printers in Brazil. 

Márcio Romano has already...

Scarborough previously served as chairman and CEO of Avery Dennison

'I’m very excited and honored to join the Beontag board. Beontag is a global company with deep expertise and thought leadership in RFID and self adhesive labeling,' said Scarborough. 'I’m looking forward to working with the board and the management team.'

In 2022, Beontag acquired two...

After a series of European acquisitions, All4Labels Group accelerates its ambitions further afield with market moves that include expansion into Latin America

As one of the pioneers of sustainable innovation, with a particular focus on digital technologies both on production lines and across process management, All4Labels has an overarching ambition of acting as a packaging industry game-changer. Reaching that goal has meant building on external...

Based in Blumenau, the Brazilian state of Santa Catarina, Grafimax migrated to the label segment looking for new opportunities and chose the Durst Tau 330 RSC technology to produce labels in small and medium runs, according to the company.

Grafimax has been working prominently in the label market. The print shop, which celebrates three decades in the market this year, started its activities in the traditional typography segment, gradually moving into offset printing and, more recently, investing heavily in the labels and tags...

Essentra Tapes is stepping up the production of its Re:Close resealable tape for the LATAM region following a surge in market intere
Another reason for the ongoing shift lies in the growing consumer demand for companies to show environmental responsibility. Brand owners and consumers are seeking out products that offer sustainable solutions and maintain convenience. Re:Close addresses both needs. By retrofitting...
Beontag has invested over 20 million USD dollars in one of the most modern laminating machines

‘In recent years, we have tripled our exports, and Brazil is already, and will increasingly become, our main export platform within the company. The investment made in the new laminating machine is the largest of the group currently and will certainly provide even more robustness to this process...

Bottles will use photosensitive technology to deliver message to consumers

The sun has always been the heart and soul of Sol and now it is able to harness its power. Following the installation of 9,212 solar panels on the roof of Zoeterwoude brewery in the Netherlands, solar power plays an important role in the production process of Sol. This is a significant milestone...

Malires Grafica, a leading Brazilian printing company opted for a Bobst Novafold 110 folder-gluer, with crash-lock module, to help grow its packaging operations during the pandemic, and is now looking to make further investments with Bobst.

The accelerated demand for online sales and home delivery caused by the worldwide pandemic allowed the packaging sector to record high growth during the period.

With a manufacturing site with state-of-the-art equipment and a presence in the market for more than 30 years, Malires Gráfica...

BWJ Graphics has switched its flexographic plate production to Asahi Photoproducts AWP CleanPrint water wash plates
The company was using a flexo platemaking system that relied on VOC solvent washout. However, its customers were looking for faster delivery time and cleaner plates that delivered higher quality. The company partnered with Asahi Photoproducts and its distributor Wikoff Color to seek...
Wacker Chemie has opened a new regional Innovation Center in Michigan

The research campus is part of the company’s growth campaign announced at the end of March. Wacker intends to significantly expand its market position in the USA and other target regions through investments in research and development, additional production capacities, and accelerated growth....

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