Omet picks Printech ME as its Gulf dealer

August 15, 2013 7:48 am
Omet picks Printech ME as its Gulf dealer

Italy-based Omet Srl aims to meet the Gulf’s increasing demand for sophisticated label-printing technology by partnering with Printech Middle East, said Omet Export Sales Manager Paolo Grasso.

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Octal unveils DPET-PE poultry packaging trays

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Octal unveils DPET-PE poultry packaging trays

Octal claims its new DPET-PE trays will revolutionise poultry packaging by improving process and cost efficiency while maintaining maximum freshness.

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Future Pack buys two Omet narrow web flexo presses

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Future Pack buys two Omet narrow web flexo presses

Future Pack, a division of ENPI Group, has installed two Omet narrow web flexo presses for the self-adhesive, wrap around, shrink sleeve and tag printing segments.

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APP spotlights MEA’s food packaging risks in Foopak campaign

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APP spotlights MEA’s food packaging risks in Foopak campaign

To support its recent move into food packaging, Asia Pulp & Pack (APP) aims to educate the region’s consumers and regulators on the health hazards from eating off normal board, says Anil Sharma, general manager of APP’s Product Entrepreneur Department.

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Octal targets UAE with DPET sheet for whole dates and paste

April 17, 2013 12:27 pm
Octal targets UAE with DPET sheet for whole dates and paste

Octal, an Oman-based supplier of food packaging materials, has announced its entry into the UAE date packaging market through contracts with leading date producers.

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FFEI aims to take on Esko in the Middle East

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FFEI aims to take on Esko in the Middle East

FFEI is poised to launch its RealPro Toolkit at the Gulf Print & Pack show in April as it seeks to wrest market share from Esko in the Middle East.

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Esko expects rapid growth in the Middle East and Africa over 2013

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Esko expects rapid growth in the Middle East and Africa over 2013

Esko is confident its sales in the MEA will surge this year after growing by more than 20% in 2012, says Johan Bastiaen, sales account manager Middle East & Africa.

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Al Mansoorah opens packaging plant at Dubai Investment Park

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Al Mansoorah opens packaging plant at Dubai Investment Park

Sharjah-based commercial printer Al Mansoorah Printing Company LLC (MPC) is extending its operations with a packaging facility in Dubai.

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Printech bounces back after fire

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Printech bounces back after fire

In January, Dubai-based Printech Middle East LLC beat its performance for the month last year, despite a fire having gutted its premises in November, said Archana Patel, director of organisational development & quality.

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Kodak appoints ETG for UAE and Lower Gulf

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Kodak appoints ETG for UAE and Lower Gulf

Kodak (Near East) has appointed Emirates Trans Graphics LLC (ETG) as the authorised distributor for Kodak thermal offset CTP plates and allied prepress consumables in the UAE and the Lower Gulf, specifically Oman, Bahrain and Qatar.

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