GERMANY • The packaging and paper group Mondi highlights BarrierPack Recyclable, its fully recyclable plastic laminate for pre-made pouches and FFS roll stock as well as other products for the food and beverage industry at the upcoming FachPack 2018 (25-27 September, Nuremberg, Germany).
SN German Pouch-Pack Technology will run BarrierPack Recyclable on the FM 060 model, an intermittent-working, horizontal, and rotary form/fill/seal (FFS) machine (Source: Mondi, PR101)
Growth in colour inkjet digital printing across labels and packaging industries is set to increase rapidly through 2023 and beyond, with automated high-volume/high-speed industrial-scale production to grow at a very fast rate. This is the outlook by the new report covering colour inkjet digital printing in global labels and packaging markets, published by market research…
An example for a digital inkjet press, the Durst Tau 330 RSC (Source: Durst)
Always be in time to safeguard the future In view of the most dynamic processes of change and innovation affecting the packaging industries, one may become a little concerned. For example, flexible packaging must be capable of recycling and the development of digital printing processes continues to make giant steps forward.
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INDIA • Inkjet Printing India 2018 will be the first event of its kind in India. Held 4-5 October at Mumbai, the event features a one-day conference program followed by a one-day workshop on inkjet ink development, manufacturing and other technical aspects.
USA • The professional society dedicated to advancing the flexographic print process, announced the launch of the 2019 Excellence in Flexography awards competition. This competition celebrates the outstanding print jobs achieved by an industry always advocating progress.
FTA – Call for entries for 2019 Excellence in Flexography award
USA • The Fall Conference 2018 will take place 29-31 October at the Renaissance Cleveland Hotel in Cleveland, OH, home to the world-renowned Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.
SINGAPORE • The 7th Annual Packaging and Converting Executive Forum (PACE) Asia will return to Singapore on the 14th-15th of November 2018.
VIETNAM • Printech Vietnam takes place as part of the processing and packaging exhibition ProPak Vietnam 2019 in Ho Chi Minh City from 19 – 21 March.
USA • The new Performance Series P9E press is specifically designed for high-quality flexible packaging production. Available in web widths up to 26 inch (660 mm), the flexo press is engineered as the ideal solution to print film, shrink sleeves, flexible packaging and foil lidding.
The new Performance Series P9E press is specifically designed for high-quality flexible packaging production (Source: Mark Andy)
CHINA • As drupa’s sister show in China, All in Print China (AIP) gets drupa team’s support during the preparation of the 2018 show. In addition, the team has already confirmed to join AIP 2018 (Hall N2 Stand A221).
The drupe team has already confirmed to join AIP 2018 (Source: Messe Düsseldorf Shanghai)
The 2018 International Packaging Printing Forum will be held concurrently with the 7th All in Print China show. It is organized by the Association for Print Technologies (formerly NPES) and Messe Düsseldorf (Shanghai), and aims to bring the hottest topics on the printing and packaging industries.
CHINA • There are only two months away to the 7th All in Print China 2018 (AIP 2018) event, held on 24-28 October in Shanghai New International Expo Center.
The latest floor plan for All in Print China 2018 has been worked out (Source: Messe Düsseldorf Shanghai)
Held on 24-28 October in Shanghai New International Expo Center, the China International Exhibition for All Printing Technology & Equipment (All in Print China) is one of the most influential exhibitions in China’s printing industry. The exhibition, co-organized by the Printing Technology Association of China, China Academy of Printing Technology, and Messe Düsseldorf (Shanghai) Co.,…
USA • Owens-Illinois (O-I) has launched a digital printing method that according to the company may transform the way custom-made and personalised glass bottles are designed. Known as O-I : Expressions, the method is designed to give higher visibility to the brands of design agencies, packaging professionals and food and beverage marketers.
Samples of directly printed PET bottles (Source: KHS)
SPAIN • Safety and efficiency are the key issues in transport today, and flexible packaging can make a major contribution to them and to ensuring product quality and safety. As Packaging Digest says, flexible packaging’s unique attributes provide an opportunity to tackle some of e-commerce’s biggest sustainability challenges.
Examples of lightweight flexible packaging