Features

  • Vetaphone complements Corona with Web Cleaner

    By Converter on June 10, 2019
    Vetaphone, a pioneer and leading manufacturer of Corona and Plasma surface treatment technology, has added a unique Web Cleaner to its portfolio of products to facilitate single-source supply for all narrow web converters. The new unit, which can be single- or double-sided, is available in four standard web widths from 350 to 570mm (13.8 to 22.4-inch) and has a maximum […]
  • Flex Pack chooses Flexo Wash to improve print quality

    By Converter on May 29, 2019
    One of Colombia’s leading manufacturing suppliers of flexible packaging, Flex Pack SAS, has installed Flexo Wash technology at its plant in Bogota to help improve the quality of work being produced on its two flexo printing presses. Founded in 2001 and still owned and managed by Carlos Alberto González and his wife Maribel Jácome, the company is vertically integrated offering […]
  • Flex Pack chooses Flexo Wash to improve print quality

    By Sarah Mead on May 23, 2019
    One of Colombia’s leading manufacturing suppliers of flexible packaging, Flex Pack SAS, has installed Flexo Wash technology at its plant in Bogota to help improve the quality of work being produced on its two flexo printing presses. Founded in 2001 and still owned and managed by Carlos Alberto González and his wife Maribel Jácome, the company is vertically integrated offering […]
  • SIHL as silver sponsor at the European Label Forum in Copenhagen

    By Sarah Mead on May 22, 2019
    From 5th to 7th June 2019, the European Association of the self-adhesive Label Industry, FINAT, will hold the European Label forum in Copenhagen. The programme includes seminars and discussions on current and future challenges on the market, market developments and new technologies. The Sihl GmbH is an official “Silver Sponsor” of this event, significant in this industry and will be […]
  • Portco Packaging acquires a Comexi slitter with laser technology

    By Converter on May 7, 2019
    This new technology will strengthen Portco as a leader in the US flexible packaging market and will give them a competitive advantage. Comexi, a global supplier of solutions for the flexible packaging printing and converting sector, will install its latest innovative solution that integrates slitting and laser technology at one of the leading West Coast converters in the United States. […]
  • XTC creasing matrix now available in over 1000 variations

    By Converter on April 25, 2019
    XTC Matrix is C&T Channel Matrix’s best-selling matrix giving 100% consistent, cost effective creasing. One of the World’s most advanced creasing make-ready systems and one of the widest ranges available, XTC Matrix is ideal for a wide range of everyday creasing needs for solid or corrugated boards. The matrix can now be purchased exclusively in the UK from its manufacturer […]
  • Eco-Line cups from RPC Bebo Bouxwiller

    By Converter on April 23, 2019
    A range of popular French craft beers can now be enjoyed in 25cl Eco-Line cups from RPC Bebo Bouxwiller. Based in Carpentras in Provence, La Brasserie Artisanale du Mont Ventoux, under the leadership of its founder Alexandre De Zordi, and with the arrival of a partner investor Rhône Rive Gauche, has expanded production over the past two years from 500 to […]
  • Arden Dies test the UK market with Solidplate Dies

    By Converter on April 18, 2019
    A new die-making product could soon be heading to the UK market after some successful trials by Arden Dies. Arden Dies, which has been a leader in the die-making and packaging industry in the UK for more than half a century, is running trials of its new Solidplate Dies. The move comes after die making innovators, Marbach, which has been […]
  • Vetaphone adds C8 power to its range of Corona Treaters

    By Converter on April 10, 2019
    The new C8 Corona treatment station from Vetaphone is designed for substrates and applications where high Corona power is required from a single unit. As its name suggests, the new unit is fitted with eight high-power and high-efficiency ceramic electrodes, allowing more Corona power to be discharged from a compact modular system suitable for today’s demanding materials. Vetaphone’s industry-leading technology […]
  • Chocolate Easter bunnies shine in aluminium foil

    By Converter on April 4, 2019
    The Easter holidays are coming closer and millions of chocolate Easter Bunnies and other figures are waiting on supermarket shelves to grace consumers’ Easter baskets. In Germany alone 220 million chocolate Easter Bunnies were produced in 2018 (compared with 202 million in 2017, an increase of 8 per cent), of which 121 million are sold in Germany while almost 100 […]