ebeam Technologies – ePac Flexible Packaging provided with instant OPV curing

ePac Flexible Packaging will install an ebeam Technologies’s Core 100/760 EB curing unit, mounted on a Grafisk Maskinfabrik GM EB30 coating line (Sourece: ebeam Technologies)
SWITZERLAND • The full-service provider offering pre-media, digital printing, laminating, and pouch making services will install an ebeam Core 100/760 EB curing unit, mounted on a Grafisk Maskinfabrik GM EB30 coating line at its Madison, Wisconsin, USA, site in Q3, 2018.

Slitter rewinders – the final step that makes the difference

Converted substrate rolls (Source: Fiera Milano)
ITALY • In the packaging sector, flexo printing is carving out an ever-important role given its various favourable characteristics that are increasing its appeal, including production speeds up to 800 m/min/ 2624 fpm), the possibility to alternate between different processes more swiftly (from 10 to 30 minutes), ease of use, premium quality printing results and, last…

Print4All survey - Part 1

A statement by Aldo Peretti (Uteco Converting)

President of Acimga; Group chief executive officer and managing director for Uteco Converting (Source: G&K TechMedia)
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. 

Part 9: Jens Adrio (Siegwerk)

Survey among package printers: Looking back into 2017 and trends in 2018

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Jens Adrio Head of corporate development - Siegwerk (Source: Siegwerk)
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 ninth and last part of this survey, Jens Adrio, head of corporate development at Siegwerk, talks about unstable supply situation…

Part 7: Arica Drake (Michelman)

Survey among package printers: Looking back into 2017 and trends in 2018

Arica Drake Global marketing manager flexible packaging Michelman (Source: Michelman)
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 seventh part of this survey, Arica Drake, gobal marketing manager flexible packaging for Michelman expresses her delight and surprise about…

A survey of international suppliers for package printing in Asia - Part 2

Is the packaging industry’s future Asian?

(Source: Janoschka)
With a glimpse towards the future, Flexo & Gravure Global asked a ­variety of suppliers to the package printing industries for their thoughts and strategies around the expanding Asian markets. Collectively, each respondent emphasized that their growth strategies revolve around and often hinge upon successfully navigating the changing economics and demographics involved in Asia’s financial…

Part 4: Elsa Callini (ebeam Technologies)

Survey among package printers: Looking back into 2017 and trends in 2018

Elsa Callini, Business development manager ebeam Technologies (Source: ebeam Technologies)
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…

An interview with Claus Bolza-Schünemann, chairman of the board for the Koenig & Bauer group

200 year of Koenig & Bauer – On the road to Industry 4.0

Koenig & Bauer AG,Wuerzburg
In the spring of 2017, Claus Bolza-Schünemann presented the best business results of the whole 200 years of the company’s history.
Many times during its 200 years history, Koenig & Bauer AG adjusted to market changes by introducing new products and services. Growing markets like package printing, digital printing and the printing of functional parts for the industry now accounts for the bulk of the business, which only a decade ago was dominated by the construction…

Intelligent Printing and other cutting-edge technology in focus

All in Print China 2018 – on course for growth

All in Print 2016 drew thousands of visitors from all over the world
After going through the Internet bubble and its subsequent burst followed by the economic crisis of 2008, countries around the world have once again begun to realize the importance of manufacturing. Today, the so-called Fourth Industrial Revolution, based largely on the Internet of Things (IoT), is creating global development and transformational opportunities. Moreover, going forward,…