• Schreiner ProTech Develops RFID Labels for Electrostatic Discharge Containers

    By Converter on January 28, 2020
    Schreiner ProTech, a Germany-based global leader in developing and manufacturing innovative functional labels with value-added benefits for automotive engineering-based industries, has developed an RFID label specifically designed to suit commonly used electrostatic discharge (ESD) containers. Called ((rfid))-DistaFerr ESD, the solution solves for the widespread challenge of RFID systems performing poorly on ESD containers. As vehicle electrification sees exponential growth, the […]
  • Comexi strengthens its position in Europe with sale of Flexo F1

    By Converter on January 22, 2020
    Comexi, the global supplier of solutions for the printing and flexible packaging industry transformation, has begun the manufacturing of another completely automatic flexographic press, the Comexi F1, for Termoplasti-Plama. The collaboration between the two companies reinforces Comexi European installed base and consolidates it position as supplier of innovative solutions for the most demanding customers. The agreement with the Slovenian company […]
  • GMG launches new proof media

    By Converter on December 9, 2019
    With the release of GMG ProofMedia studio OBA semiMatte 200, GMG once more expands its offering with a high-quality substrate for accurate proofing and reliable colour communication. Designed primarily for publication printing, GMG’s latest media is characterised by its light weight, flat-matte surface, and enhanced gloss. Tuebingen, Germany (November 19, 2019) – GMG ProofMedia studio line has recently been enriched […]
  • Kolbe-Coloco installs Martin Automatic technology to reduce waste and boost productivity

    By Sarah Mead on October 7, 2019
    German printing company, Kolbe-Coloco Spezialdruck GmbH has fitted Martin Automatic non-stop unwind/splice and rewind units to its two Gallus RCS 430 narrow web combination presses. The company is known for roll labels, sales folders, brochures, special-effect cards and unusual 3D advertising material for point of sale in the sheet fed and roll to roll printing sectors. The company, which is […]
  • Meech presents new products designed to improve labelling productivity at Labelexpo Europe 2019

    By Converter on September 25, 2019
    Meech International (Stand 6C34) is displaying its new CyCleanTM R web cleaning system, Hyperion IonCharge50-75w and IonCharge30-15w static generators, and Hyperion 960IPS mid-range, Pulsed DC Ionising bar at Labelexpo Europe 2019. Staff on the stand are providing insight and information on how these new products, and its long-standing range of web cleaners and ionising bars, can help combat issues in […]
  • Epson offers its first genuine fluorescent ink, dye-sublimation, textile printing solution

    By Converter on September 16, 2019
    Epson has announced two 64-inch, dye-sublimation printers, the SureColor SC-F9400H and the SC-F9400. The printers have been developed primarily for fast, high-volume printing, for clothing, textiles and soft signage, as well as other printed merchandise. The SC-F9400H also offers businesses the option of printing with two genuine florescent ink solutions (yellow and pink), which brings bright, vivid colours to the […]
  • Frugalpac extends range with introduction of the Frugal Lid

    By Converter on September 13, 2019
    Manufacturer of the UK’s first fully recyclable coffee cup made of recycled paper, Frugalpac, has revealed its full range, including an innovative pulp molded alternative to plastic lids, the Frugal Lid, as well as an eye-catching new ‘ivy’ design for its Frugal Cup. Seven months after large-scale production of the Frugal Cup began, Frugalpac has extended its sustainable offering in […]
  • Pepsi Bottling Ventures Finds Ideal Coding Solution in Domino’s F720i Fibre Laser Printer

    By Converter on September 11, 2019
    The canning lines of North America’s largest independent producer of PepsiCo products have been given a coding makeover with the introduction of Domino’s F720i fibre laser printer. Pepsi Bottling Ventures is responsible for serving 8 million customers from 16 production plants in Delaware, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia. Within facilities, canning lines run at high speeds, with no […]
  • Maxcess to showcase industry-leading technology at Labelexpo Europe 2019

    By Converter on September 10, 2019
    Maxcess will display an array of new products at Labelexpo 24-27 September, on stand 6a45 Maxcess, a global leader in innovative products and services for web handling applications, will showcase industry-leading technology at Labelexpo Europe, 24-27 September. The four-day event will feature the latest product offerings from Fife, Tidland, MAGPOWR, Webex and Componex. “We are excited to showcase to our […]
  • 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 […]