Photo gallery of attendees of company's open house event

Comexi Open House – CI offset printing for flexible packaging

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Live demonstration of the CI8 running with EB curing inks
SPAIN • In December 2016, the Spanish manufacturer of machines and equipment for package printing organized an open house at its headquarters in Ruidellots de la Selva (Girona/Spain). During this event they presented the CI8 EB offset press for the printing of flexible packaging.

Smithers Pira – Demand drives sack and kraft paper market to $80 billion by 2021

According to a new report by the Smithers Pira group, steady demand in consumer markets will propel the sack and kraft paper industry to grow by around 3% per annum between 2016 and 2021--pushing the global market value to $80 billion by 2021.
UK • According to a new report by the Smithers Pira Group, steady demand in consumer markets will propel the sack and kraft paper industry to grow by around 3% per annum between 2016 and 2021–pushing the global market value to USD 80 billion by 2021, up from  USD 66 billion in 2016.

CCE International – Conference in Munich to present techniques for producing, printing and converting corrugated and folding cartons

CCE International
In 2017, CCE International attendees and visitors will be able to meet with more than 150 providers of raw materials, machines, accessories and services who will present them with cutting-edge technologies, manufacturing systems and the latest solutions for the production and conversion of corrugated and carton board.
GERMANY • For three days beginning on the 21st of March 2017, CCE International, Europe’s only exhibition exclusively targeted to the corrugated and folding carton industry, will open at the Munich Trade Fair Centre in Germany.

How the Brexit vote has already affected the printing and packaging industry

Europe in flux – Part One

A poll of the British Printing Industries Federation before the vote made the results even more surprising (Source: BPIF)
Before June, it seemed as though there were only two things people were talking about: drupa and the Brexit vote. Now that we’ve waved goodbye to summer, people across the industry have mostly recovered from the biggest trade show in the print and graphics arena. But the vote hasn’t faded into the background quite yet.

BG Plast Impianti – Open house shows PVC film production

Each plant is able to produce up to 200 Kg/h (441 lb/hr) of stretch PVC film with a variable thickness from 7 up to 20 microns, a width of 1,400 (55.1”) mm and a winding speed up to 100 m/min (328 fpm)
ITALY • BG Plast Impianti held an open house from 21 to 25 November at its production plant in Marnate, the company said, during which five lines for the production of cling PVC film, used for food packaging, were exhibited in working condition.

DuPont, 3M — Flexo conference held with LLC Repro Studio Dialog

The event had more than 100 participants, representatives of flexo printing industry from all regions of Ukraine and the Republic of Belarus, Azerbaijan and Poland
UKRAINE • On 28 October, 3M, in partnership with DuPont Advanced Printing Cyrel and LLC Repro Studio Dialog, Ukraine, arranged an international flexo conference, “Optimization of the technological process at the flexo printing industry: modern technologies, ways to achieve high and precise printing quality”.

Xi’an Aerospace – Preprinting technology seminar and demonstration held

Professional personnel in corrugate industry from Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia and other Asian countries check the print quality
THAILAND • Xi’an Aerospace-Huayang Mechanical & Electrical Equipment Co., Ltd (Hy-Flexo) held a seminar and demonstration on corrugated preprinting technology in CCE South East Asia in Bangkok. During the seminar, Hy-Flexo delivered a lecture, focusing on the preprinting process and advantages of preprinting over the traditional corrugated production.