UAE sees the install of the second Lombardi Flexoline Press at Century Labels

May 6, 2017 7:16 am
UAE sees the install of the second Lombardi Flexoline Press at Century Labels

VINSAK has installed its second Lombardi Flexo press at the premises of Century Labels LLC. The fully loaded six colours Lombardi Flexoline press comes equipped with options of De-lam /Re-lam, moveable cold foil, Full servo indeed and out feed as well as corona and web cleaning. Multi substrate capabilities from […]

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Borouge shows versatility of ‘Made in UAE’ output

May 4, 2017 10:22 am
Borouge shows versatility of ‘Made in UAE’ output

Locally developed portfolio covers materials to enhance rigid and fl exible packaging Borouge highlighted at ArabPlast its extensive portfolio of locally developed plastics solutions, raising awareness of its innovations for infrastructure, energy, packaging, healthcare, and agriculture. “Our innovative solutions have been carefully designed and engineered to open new opportunities for […]

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ArabPlast puts focus on sustainability

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ArabPlast puts focus on sustainability

Trade show features recyclable packaging and effi cient machines ArabPlast again proved its regional status with its 2017 edition, hosting 972 exhibitors and 19,080 visitors from 39 countries at Dubai’s World Trade Centre on 8–10 January. “For the Middle East, this has become the main show,” Engel’s Andreas Leitner told […]

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Milliken shows ‘clear’ intentions with Millad NX 8000

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Milliken shows ‘clear’ intentions with Millad NX 8000

Chemicals supplier spotlights clarifi er for polypropylene products at ArabPlast expo Milliken participated at ArabPlast 2017 in Dubai in January under the theme ‘Making polypropylene clearer, better, faster. Together’ with a focus on how its clarifiers and nucleators can improve PP resins and its UV absorber can improve key properties […]

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Evonik launches wetting additives for food packaging

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Evonik launches wetting additives for food packaging

Solvent-free TEGO Wet 285 and 550 are designed to offer a low tendency to migrate. Evonik has launched two new substrate wetting additives, TEGO Wet 285 and 550, which have been specifically developed for printing on food packaging. Thanks to a new technology, both products have a very high molecular […]

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Comexi develops colour expertise

May 3, 2017 7:10 pm
Comexi develops colour expertise

Applications target colour management in flexibles spainComexi is looking to grow in colour management for flexible packaging, promoting new applications through its technological centre ManelXifraBoada Technological Center (ComexiCTec) as well as new advisory and training services. CTec director David Centelles has said Comexi aims to prompt a process of implementation […]

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KBA starts building demo centre

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KBA starts building demo centre

Facility to open as firm marks 200th anniversary Germany  As Koenig & Bauer AG (KBA) prepare to celebrate its 200th anniversary in September 2017, the foundations have ben laid at its Würzburg parent plant for a new digital and flexographic press demo centre. With a usable area of about 2,100m² […]

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Bobst improves its sales by 9% with profit up 26%

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Bobst improves its sales by 9% with profit up 26%

Higher results for 2016 reflect increased business in Asia but a slowdown in Europe switzerlandBobst Group, a Switzerland-based worldwide leading supplier of equipment and services to the packaging and label industries, achieved consolidated sales of CHF1.447bn in 2016, an increase of CHF116m, or 8.7%, from 2015. Sales reached CHF 847m […]

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Huhtamaki expansion

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Huhtamaki expansion

New plants planned for Egypt and India egypt  Huhtamaki is to set up three new manufacturing units to boost growth in its flexible packaging business segment. The largest of the new units will be in the greater Cairo area in Egypt. The other two will be in northeast India. In […]

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HB fuller opens in UAE

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HB fuller opens in UAE

Dubai office to serve Middle East region. dubai  H.B. Fuller has officially opened a new office in Dubai that it claims will broaden options in adhesives and sealants for the region’s manufacturers. Inaugurated by Patrick Kivits, senior vice-president for Europe, India, Middle East and Africa, the new office will support […]

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