SWITZERLAND • The digital inspection table incorporates digital projection for the proofing of printed sheets and die-cut blanks, whilst providing real-time visual representations to match product with digital proofs.
The digital inspection table is designed to drive quality assurance, productivity and virtually remove print production errors
ITALY • During the Print4All show in Milan the team of Flexo & Gravure Global took some time to produce a video with Dott. Stefano Squarcina (KBA-Flexotecnica).
ITALY • We took the chance to talk to Fabrizio Imarisio from Cerutti Packaging Equipment during the Print4All show in Milan. In this interview he presents the new gravure press R98X.
GERMANY • In June of this year the second Converting 4.0 network meeting, organised by Kampf Schneid- und Wickeltechnik took place.
Kampf CEO Dr Stephan Witt opens the second Converting 4.0 network meeting at codecentric AG in Solingen (Source: codencentric)
GERMANY • As Head of the Manufacturing Informatics Department of the University of Augsburg and Senior Head of the Processing Technology Department of the Fraunhofer Research Institution for Casting, Composite and Processing Technology (IGCV), Prof Johannes Schilp is intensively involved in the Industrie 4.0 process worlds. In this interview, he talks about the status of Print 4.0,…
Prof Johannes Schilp is head of the Manufacturing Informatics Department of the University of Augsburg and senior hjead of the Processing Technology Department of the Fraunhofer Research Institution for Casting, Composite and Processing Technology (IGCV) (Source: VDMA)
ITALY • In September 2018 the world’s first facility for POAL recycling will be in operation to produce Ecoallene. POAL is a polyethylene plus Aluminium polycomposite recovered from food packaging (commonly known as TetraPak).
Ecoallene is a new green material made of POAL (Polyethylene plus Aluminium polycomposite) recovered from food packaging. The main application fields are: automotive, building, giftware and general tools (Source: Amut)
GERMANY • Rudolf Supe-Dienes and Miriam Supe-Dienes received the “Special Mention” award of the German Brand Award, which honours work for special aspects of brand management and the commitment to the competitiveness of German brands.
Rudolf Supe-Dienes and Miriam Supe-Dienes accepting the "Special Mention" award of the German Brand Award (Source: Lutz Sternstein)
A step into the breach for packaging Phrases like “50 years down the road we will have more plastic than fish in the oceans” or “An estimated 300 million tonnes of plastic now litters the oceans, with around eight million tonnes of plastic entering our oceans every year”;“ Animals from the deepest and most remote…
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SPAIN • The supplier of solutions for the flexible packaging printing and converting industry opens a new office in Moscow, to enhance the support provided to customers in this region and in all CIS countries.
Digital printing opens up a perspective, with which all today’s label and packaging printers have to deal. In the first edition of our special “Digital Printing today” 2018 these articles – among others – inform you about the latest trends in digital printing: “Expanding flexible packaging and label opportunties” by Armin Karl Geiger and “Printed…
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GERMANY • At the upcoming FachPack event (25-27 September 2018) at Nuremberg, theurer.com will be presenting several innovations to do with the theurer.com C3 ERP/MIS software for print and packaging production. This year, theurer.com shows the newly developed quality assurance module and Mobile Business Intelligence. (Hall 7 Stand 7A-749)
The newly developed C3 Mobile Business Intelligence solution gives mobile access to live data from anywhere (Source: theurer.com)
During the Print4All show in Milan the team of Flexo & Gravure Global took some time to produce a video with Aldo Peretti (CEO of Uteco Group).
Aldo Peretti, CEO of Uteco Group and President of ACIMGA (Michael Buchsbaum)
ITALY • IMS Technologies with its brands Goebel IMS and Laem System, disclosed their strategic partnership at Print4All. Now, the two partnering machine manufacturers announced the commission of two machines by Fibope Portuguesa.
JAPAN • The main value drivers that continue to lead the global packaging market are operational efficiency, food packaging safety, reduced energy consumption, cleaner work environment, and a greener earth (lower CO2 footprint).
Elex-one is a completely non-volatile EB curing ink for non-evaporative wet trapping (Source: Toyo Inks)
USA • The company announced two new six-colour PageWide high-volume inkjet web presses for pre-print corrugated packaging, the HP PageWide T1190 and HP PageWide T1170.
The PageWide T1190 press delivers up to 305 m/min (1000 fpm) in six colours at full press speed (Source: HP)