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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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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Xeikon’s Cheetah sprints to industry award

May 23, 2015 12:39 pm
Xeikon’s Cheetah sprints to industry award

Xeikon has bagged the EDP Association’s Award for Best Label Printing Solution with its recently launched Xeikon Cheetah digital printer.

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GIDUE wins innovation award

May 6, 2015 12:21 am
GIDUE wins innovation award

GIDUE’s Digital Flexo Excellence Project was presented with the Flexographic Technical Association’s (FTA’s)  Technical Innovation Award for 2015 on 3 May at the Annual Awards Banquet at the Omni Nashville Broadway Ballroom.

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BOBST UNVEILS KIT FOR MEA IN INDIA

March 27, 2015 12:15 pm
BOBST UNVEILS KIT FOR MEA IN INDIA

An Indian-made folder gluer was among three new products on show to MEA packaging printers at an ‘open house’ at the Swiss converting giant’s new Pune plant  Packaging printers and converters from the Gulf were among the customers who recently travelled to India to explore the new kit and discover […]

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GCC plastics sector eyes speciality chemicals

January 12, 2015 3:42 pm
GCC plastics sector eyes speciality chemicals

Speakers at the PlastiCon conference in Dubai this week call for the Gulf to shift from commodity petrochemicals.

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Kortec Klear Can makes its Middle East Debut at Arabplast 2015

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Kortec Klear Can makes its Middle East Debut at Arabplast 2015

A new multi-layer co-injection technology from Milacron’s Kortec brand allows the production of clear PP plastic cans for food packaging.

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Inaugural Middle East Packaging Forum crosses sector boundaries

December 25, 2014 6:16 pm
Inaugural Middle East Packaging Forum crosses sector boundaries

Packaging MEA Forum – a new annual forum for packaging professionals in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) – held its first edition in Dubai on 9-10 December, attracting 140 participants from leading brands, manufacturers, suppliers, packaging firms and certification bodies. The event’s organiser, Benjamin Daniel, editor of Packaging MEA magazine, said […]

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Kodak grows in Morocco’s packaging market

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Kodak grows in Morocco’s packaging market

Direct Print has invested in North Africa’s first Kodak Flexcel NX system to serve regional markets in labels and flexible packaging.

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Dubaiprint.com extends packaging solutions

December 21, 2014 8:34 pm
Dubaiprint.com extends packaging solutions

Dubaiprint.com, NDigitec’s web-to-print portal, aims to introduce a wide range of solutions for the packaging industry.

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