Nestlé’s Palestine operations win ISO certifications

February 11, 2016 9:28 am
Nestlé’s Palestine operations win ISO certifications

  Warehouses and offices are granted environmental and health & safety certificates Nestlé set up its operations in Palestine back in 1997 Palestine The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the Occupational Health & Safety Advisory Services (OHSAS) have granted Nestlé’s Palestine warehouse and offices operations the ISO 14001 Environmental […]

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Dow and DuPont to merge

December 15, 2015 10:01 pm

Dow and DuPont have agreed to consolidate as equals, creating three new firms, including a materials science giant that will cover packaging.

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Xeikon becomes Flint digital division

November 22, 2015 2:03 pm
Xeikon becomes Flint digital division

Flint Group has announced its acquisition of Xeikon, which will form the core of the new Flint Group Digital Printing Solutions division.

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Bobst gives Competence debut to coding line

August 12, 2015 11:02 pm
Bobst gives Competence debut to coding line

Bobst took an innovative approach to introducing the Gulf region to its latest products by organising Competence 15 – an event where printers and converters could also pick up advice and information on business and other professional topics. Delta Printing Press Dubai, Four Films Group Kuwait, Hala Print Saudi Arabia […]

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Comexi completes first installation in the Middle East

July 28, 2015 10:35 pm
Comexi completes first installation in the Middle East

Comexi Group has set up its first unit in the Middle East, a Comexi Flexo F4 printing press at Abu Dhabi-based Emirates Printing Forms. Installed swiftly to meet the company’s strict delivery times, the press has been chosen for working on short-run production. The Comexi Flexo F4 printing press has been […]

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Esko extends subscription options with Suite 14.1

July 20, 2015 11:27 am
Esko extends subscription options with Suite 14.1

Esko has released Suite 14.1 with ‘Software as a Service’ (SaaS) and subscription options so packaging professionals can pick the parts they need.

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MPS to unveil flexo/digital label press

July 14, 2015 12:04 pm
MPS to unveil flexo/digital label press

An MPS hybrid flexo press with an integrated inkjet printer for up to six colours and a white option will debut at Labelexpo Europe, in Brussels on 29 September – 2 October.

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Constantia buys leading South African packager

July 10, 2015 10:22 pm
Constantia buys leading South African packager

Constantia Flexibles Group is strengthening its position in the Sub-Saharan African growth market by acquiring the South African flexible packaging company Afripack, subject to regulatory approvals. Durban-based Afripack is the second-largest flexible packaging company in South Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa, producing flexible food packaging and labels for the domestic market […]

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Uteco launches gravure press

June 25, 2015 10:52 pm
Uteco launches gravure press

Uteco has launched its Next 450 gravure press, designed to achieve faster job change, reduced setup time through automation, maximum-efficiency drying, and simplified controls in a centralised location. Next 450 is the ideal solution for short and medium runs, fully automatic with innovative systems that reduce drastically waste of material, […]

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Kingfisher ties up with Sara to target Gulf

June 1, 2015 1:17 am
Kingfisher ties up with Sara to target Gulf

Kingfisher Inks has picked Sharjah-based Sara Manufacturing as the regional distributor for its narrow-web inks.

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