Print and Labelling

Elisabeth Skoda finds out how the possibilities for 3D printing have expanded in the packaging industry in recent years beyond prototyping towards final products from professor Neil Hopkinson, director of 3D printing at Xaar more

18 Jan 2018 09:29

Our new columnist Richard Askam (aka the Digital Nomad) woke up on 1st January feeling curiously good… more

12 Jan 2018 08:30

At Pharmapack, LSS Labelling Systems Scandinavia will launch a new Tamper Evident labelling machine for the pharmaceutical industry at the Novexx Solutions booth (Paris, 2018, February, 7 – 8, Hall 7.1, D60). more

11 Jan 2018 13:34

Hold on to your honey-glazed carrots: is there a revolution afoot in the fruit and veg aisle? more

11 Jan 2018 13:33

At the beginning of December last year, Heidelberg China and Gallus Shanghai jointly organized in the Print Media Center in Shanghai a launch event for the Gallus Labelmaster in China. more

11 Jan 2018 11:12

As a leading Contract Development and Manufacturing Organisation, Recipharm has had to grapple with the demands of serialisation in terms of its own needs and those of its customers and their supply chains. Erik Haeffler speaks to Packaging Europe more

10 Jan 2018 14:33

As part of a joint development project, Merck, SAUERESSIG, Siegwerk and Vrijdag – all suppliers to the packaging industry – have worked together on a brand new innovation: a unique RGB printing process with pearlescent pigments. more

10 Jan 2018 09:21

At Pharmapack, LSS Labelling Systems Scandinavia will launch a new Tamper Evident labelling machine for the pharmaceutical industry at the Novexx Solutions booth (Paris, 2018, February, 7 – 8, Hall 7.1, D60). more

10 Jan 2018 09:08

After the founding of Asahi Kasei Europe GmbH (April 2016) and the opening of the Asahi Kasei R&D Center in CHEMPARK Dormagen (October 2017), the company has built on its marketing and sales activities. more

9 Jan 2018 14:56

UPM Raflatac is introducing its Synlite Xtra outdoor-resistant film face material to the European market. This material is suitable for industrial chemical labeling applications. more

9 Jan 2018 08:22

Gundlach CEO and Managing Partner, Dr Uwe Schürmann talks about the industry trend towards short-run packaging for versioning and personalisation, and how enhancement can increase sales with impact right at the point-of-purchase. more

8 Jan 2018 10:51

New microlithography origination technology from Wood & Associates International Ltd opens-up opportunities for brand-owners and designers to create innovative eye-catching retail packaging. more

8 Jan 2018 10:05

The global rotogravure printing machine market features a highly fragmented and competitive vendor landscape, with the leading seven companies collectively accounting for a mere 41% of the market in 2017, observes Transparency Market Research. more

5 Jan 2018 13:31

The jury of members of the Italian Technical Association of Flexography (ATIF) has honoured Mondi for the high printing-quality of one of their self-standing open-mouth bag with the “Best in Flexo” 2017 Award. more

5 Jan 2018 08:32

With increasing demand in the printing industry for equipment that enables more frequent and faster job changes on press, Flint Group officially launches the new rotec® ULW Bridge to join the lightweight family of sleeves and adapters. more

4 Jan 2018 09:21

Label&Print, which returns to Birmingham’s NEC on 28th February & 1st March 2018, offers packaging industry professionals the opportunity to discover innovative finishes and techniques, more

3 Jan 2018 11:12

Due to the many advantages offered by flexible pouch packaging, its use is forecasted to grow significantly in various fields. more

22 Dec 2017 10:19

As the next step in MPS’ strategy to expand local presence in Asia, the Dutch-based narrow-web press manufacturer will establish an official Asia branch office in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia early in 2018. more

21 Dec 2017 10:12

Schawk, announced today that their ColorDrive print quality programs and tools will add support for new ISO standards 20654 (SCTV, Spot Color Tone Value) and 20616 (PQX, Print Quality Exchange) in 2018. more

20 Dec 2017 09:56

X-Rite Incorporated, a global leader in colour science and technology, and its subsidiary Pantone LLC, has announced that its award-winning eXact family of handheld spectrophotometers now includes a Spot Color Tone Value feature more

19 Dec 2017 13:10