With Print4All, show organiser Fiera Milano offers a new event show concept to the printing and converting industries. Flexo & Gravure Global asked some exhibitors about their opinion concerning their assessment of the new concept and their individual expectations and products on display.
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Strategic products marketing director web-fed business unit
Bobst (Source: Bobst)
ITALY • For this first edition of Print4All, the company will participate in the Converflex area with a range of viscosity control systems. (Hall 18 Stand K05)
The control panel of the Selevisco 9000 viscosity control system allows the display of data and command execution (Source: Selectra)
GERMANY • With its monitoring software cLynx.print, the company achieved breakthrough success in digital print image inspection already last year. They now improved internal quality assurance processes with cLynx.cylinder, allows a digital surface inspection already during cylinder production.
Using the monitoring software cLynx.print, Saueressig can spot tiniest of defects on gravure cylinders by means of automated image inspection. (Source: Saueressig)
THE NETHERLANDS • The international Novio Packaging Group will be joining forces with Scandinavian Packaging A/S. As a result, this Danish packaging company will become a member of Novio Packaging operating under its present name, and as from January 1, 2019 under the name Novio Scandinavia.
USA n The companies Global Plastics, Hickman’s Family and Amut Group have started a vertical collaboration to give to plastic a second life, avoiding post-consumer bottles to end up in landfills or in the ocean.
Hickman’s Family Farms egg container is made entirely from post-consumer PET soda and water bottles (Source: Amut Group)
USA • The premier packaging manufacturer Coveris Holdings S.A. has closed the previously announced sale of its Americas packaging business.
USA • Throughout the remainder of 2018, the company will celebrate its 200th anniversary.
BELGIUM • The European umbrella organisation for the flexo industry announce that Twinlock by Tesa and KBA-Flexotecnica will be Gold Sponsors and Tresu Group will be Silver Sponsor of the FTA Europe Diamond Awards.
With all the impressive technological advances that are enhancing the performance of flexographic printing, old fashioned care of anilox rollers is still at the heart of successful printing. While experts have differing view points on which methods offer the best results, there is no question that maintaining a steady cleaning regimen is key. In part…
BELGIUM • FTA Europe announced that Windmöller & Hölscher will be Gold Sponsor of the FTA Europe Diamond Awards – as they were for the 2016 awards.
In late 2017 and early 2018, Flexo & Gravure Global asked several package print shops and converters about their opinion on the past year and their estimations on trends and challenges for 2018. In the fourth part of this survey, Elsa Callini, business development manager of ebeam Technologies talks about a new digital inkjet printer…
Business development manager ebeam Technologies (Source: ebeam Technologies)
Print4All – A new show perspective Expectations are growing for “The Innovation Alliance” but already 2656 exhibitors from 54 countries have confirmed their attendance just three months before the event.
In late 2017 and early 2018, Flexo & Gravure Global asked several package print shops and converters about their opinion on the past year and their estimations on trends and challenges for 2018. In the third part of this survey, Gregory Bentley, managing director of Bentley Packaging talks about producing wrap-around labels for Coca-Cola, why…
Managing director Bentley Packaging
(Source: Bentley Packaging)
In late 2017 and early 2018, Flexo & Gravure Global asked several package print shops and converters about their opinion on the past year and their estimations on trends and challenges for 2018. In the second part of this survey, Richard Bunney, head of graphics & design Ball Beverage Packaging Europe talks about personalization, the…
Head of graphics & design Ball Beverage Packaging Europe (Source: Ball)
GERMANY • Established in 1951 as a society for the promotion of research in the graphics arts industry, the objective of Fogra Forschungsinstitut für Medientechnologien e.V. (Research Institute for Media Technologies) is to promote print engineering and its technologies in the fields of research and development, and to enable the printing industry to utilize the…