• HelloFresh selects Tetra Recart food packaging for European markets

    By Converter on July 19, 2019
    Tetra Pak has today announced that HelloFresh, a leading meal kit company, has chosen Tetra Recart carton package for use in European markets for its environmental advantages. Successfully used by HelloFresh in the US since 2017, Tetra Recart offers a better packaging alternative with 80 per cent lower carbon footprint and significant weight and space savings compared to tin cans and glass […]
  • 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 […]
  • Inkjet introduces MacroCode large character DOD printing system

    By Converter on November 12, 2018
    InkJet, Inc. has recently introduced its MacroCode Large Character Drop on Demand (DOD) printing system that is suitable for use in a wide range of industrial printing applications in all types of environments and substrates. The MacroCode printing system offers the fastest print speed available on the market at 575 feet per minute and includes a stainless-steel ink container, an […]
  • Source Labels acheives World Label Award success

    By Converter on June 26, 2018
    Source Labels has won a World Label Award, one of the industry’s most prestigious global awards, for its distinctive Beluga Caviar Label, created for iconic UK retailer Fortnum & Mason The label was selected by European label industry association FINAT to be put forward for the L9 World Label Awards, having won a FINAT award in the innovation category in […]
  • Cartonéo chooses ESKO solutions for continuous small series POS production

    By Converter on January 31, 2018
    By investing in the Esko robotic cutting table, the largest on the market, the company is confirming its ambition to become a major player in the manufacture of POS materials Cartonéo is a French company based in the Jura Mountains that specialises in the manufacture of point of sale (POS) and point of information (POI) materials from flat and corrugated […]
  • Hop-Syn publishes sustainability guide for retailers’ in-store signage

    By Converter on December 21, 2017
    Hop Industries, manufacturer of the durable Hop-Syn synthetic paper, has announced that it has published a guide for retailers that highlights how substrates used for in-store signage can positively or negatively impact sustainability initiatives. The guide compares durable substrates, and highlights recyclability and eco-friendly manufacturing processes that can contribute to retailers’ green initiatives. Examples of signage range from retail banners […]
  • BST ProControl is now even more focused on its customers

    By Converter on December 20, 2017
    Effective as of January 1, 2017, BST ProControl is now fully integrated into the business processes of BST eltromat International and will continue to operate as an incorporated, independent business unit at its current location in Wenden. BST eltromat has thus taken the final step in merging the two companies and has further optimised its organisation and processes. The name […]
  • BCF launches PaintSafe initiative at the 2017 National Painting and Decorating Show

    By Converter on December 18, 2017
    The British Coatings Federation (BCF) in association with the Painting and Decorating Association (PDA) and the Scottish Decorator’s Federation (SDF), has launched a new initiative ‘PaintSafe’, which aims to promote the safe use of paint and related products, and provide best practice for decorators and other applicators during preparation, application and drying. Working in collaboration with major paint manufacturers in […]
  • Warren adds Accurate Freeze GR KIT 9-11 to its ranges

    By Converter on December 1, 2017
    Warren, one of the UK’s leading independent cartonboard, graphical board, and paper stockists, has announced that it is now the exclusive UK stockist and distributor for Mayr-Melnhof’s Accurate Freeze GR KIT 9-11, adding to its range of folding boxboard products, with immediate effect. Manufactured by Mayr-Melnhof at its Eerbeek mill, Accurate Freeze GR KIT 9-11 is a fully coated, light […]
  • A Paper with impact

    By Converter on October 9, 2017
    It may look like a nice gimmick to bring some colour to the office, but the eye-catching new design of HP Office Paper Pink Ream is at the centre of a social marketing campaign that International Paper, and its partner HP Papers US, are bringing to Europe in October. The pink look isn’t just for fun. The colour has come […]