Xeikon’s Cheetah sprints to industry award

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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Labelco picks 7-colour Gallus EM280

Labelco picks 7-colour Gallus EM280

Labelco International has purchased a 7-colour Gallus EM 280 with inline finishing options, managing director Imran Hussein told Packaging MEA.

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KBA stresses dual-use benefits to Middle East’s ‘universal’ printers

KBA stresses dual-use benefits to Middle East’s ‘universal’ printers

For Sven Strzelczyk, vice-president for sales, KBA has plenty of untapped opportunity in the Middle East: a territory where the benefits of its technology are yet to be fully appreciated.

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