KBA aims to consolidate its leading position in package printing

KBA aims to consolidate its leading position in package printing

Germany: Koenig & Bauer celebrated its 200th anniversary in the Vogel Convention Center (VCC) earlier this month. Many of the participants took the opportunity to visit the parent plant in Würzburg. In addition to state-of-the-art production facilities and the new Demo Center for digital and flexo printing presses ‒ soon […]

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Taghleef Industries launches new shrink film

Taghleef Industries launches new shrink film

Taghleef Industries yesterday has introduced a new ultra clear floatable TDS film for TD shrink sleeve labels, which helps to minimise the impact on PET recycling systems. The new film features low-density polyolefin polymers that reduce the weight of the label. Speaking at the press conference, Emanuela Bardi of Taghleef, […]

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Omet introduces industry 4.0 upgrades to its press platforms

Omet introduces industry 4.0 upgrades to its press platforms

Omet is showcasing upgrades to its XFlex X6.0, iFlex and the XFlex X6 Offset according to “industry 4.0” drivers at the Labelexpo Brussels 2017. “Machine manufacturers and printing and converting companies want to increase their profits, reduce cost and increase revenues. The Industry 4.0 provides key technologies to satisfy those […]

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Mouvent premiers digital print innovations at Labelexpo 2017

Mouvent premiers digital print innovations at Labelexpo 2017

Brussels: Mouvent – a new joint venture from Bobst and Radex, made its official debut at Labelexpo Europe earlier today. The new company which is a part of the Bobst Group revealed a range of digital label presses giving them a world premiere at the mega-show. The new presses are two […]

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Flint Group brings full range of innovations to Labelexpo Europe

Flint Group brings full range of innovations to Labelexpo Europe

Brussels: Flint Group announced a wide range of innovative solutions for labels and packaging at Labelexpo Europe 2017 earlier yesterday. Combining industry strengths, four of its divisions (Flexographic Products, Narrow Web, Digital Solutions (Xeikon and ThermoFlexX) showcased together solutions for label printers and converters. “Flint Group is a one-stop shop […]

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Chinese label pioneer honoured with lifetime achievement award

Chinese label pioneer honoured with lifetime achievement award

Brussels: Professor Tan Junqiao was honored today with the R Stanton Avery Lifetime Achievement Award. Professor Tan, the first Chinese winner, is founder and honorary chairman of the China Label Sub-Association of the Printing Equipment Industries Association of China (PEIAC). During his 36-year career, Professor Tan has been instrumental in […]

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HERMA GROUP wins product innovation award at the Label Industry Global Awards 2017

HERMA GROUP wins product innovation award at the Label Industry Global Awards 2017

HERMA GROUP a leading manufacturer of adhesive materials, self-adhesive products, and labeling solutions, right up to labeling machines has won the product innovation award at the Label Industry Global Awards 2017 in Brussels today. The company’s successful innovation was in creating the world’s first resin-free adhesive for labels that require […]

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ebeam Technologies wins sustainability prestigious Label Industry Global Award

ebeam Technologies wins sustainability prestigious Label Industry Global Award

Brussels: ebeam technologies’ compact curing solution has won the award for sustainability at the Label Industry global awards 2017 earlier today. Despite some fierce competition from Avery Dennison and Source Labels, ebeam Compact, developed for sustainable industrial manufacturing applications, won the prestigious award. The judging panels, comprised of experts drawn […]

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Biggest label show unveiled at Brussels

Biggest label show unveiled at Brussels

The 2017 edition of Labelexpo Europe in Brussels covers nine halls and 38,000 sq/m floor space filled by 679 exhibitors, of which 198 are new exhibitors. “This show has the highest number of working machines. I know I have said this in the earlier editions too, but the contractors who […]

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Drinktec 2017: Netstal presents Industry 4.0 in action at Drinktec

Drinktec 2017: Netstal presents Industry 4.0 in action at Drinktec

The Swiss injection molding system provider Netstal will produce 38 mm single-piece closures for milk bottles on an ELION 2200-1000. For the first time ever, Netstal and its system partner Intravis will showcase a control circuit link between an injection molding machine and a visual inspection system. Shoot and cap: […]

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