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 our survey, Richard Bunney, head of graphics & design Ball Beverage Packaging Europe talkes about personalization, the…
Head of graphics & design Ball Beverage Packaging Europe (Source: Ball)
UK • The company’s European Sales Director, Dr David Galton has been recognised by the European Flexographic Industry Association (EFIA) for his outstanding contribution to the flexo industry. This lifetime achievement award is the highest honour awarded by EFIA. The EFIA Awards 2018 were held at The Vox Centre in Birmingham, on 14th March.
Paul Brown Imaging Ltd
(Left to right:) Mark McKee (managing director JFM Plates), Dr David Galton and Hal Cruttenden at the awarding ceremony in Birmingham (Source: Asahi Photoproducts)
In late 2017 and early 2018, Flexo & Gravure Global asked several package print shops and converters three questions about their opinion on the past year and their estimations on trends and challenges for 2018. In the first part of our survey, Nemanja Mikać, co-owner of Serbian package manufacturer Al Pack Group talks about a…
Nemanja Mikać (Al Pack Group)
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.
ITALY • The company will be exhibiting at Print4All, the international exhibition dedicated to printing and converting, both commercial and industrial.
UK • The EFIA Industry Awards Gala Dinner is the night in the flexo calendar to celebrate flexo print quality, efficiency, innovation, technical development and sustainability.
David Galton, sales director for Asahi Photoproducts has been awarded “Outstanding Contribution to the Flexo Industry” for his activities in the field of photopolymer flexo plate solutions
(Source: G&K TechMedia)
USA • The company has invested in a Laserlox anilox roll cleaning system from Eaglewood Technologies.
Laserlox Systems sustainable anilox cleaning solutions use laser technology and are suitable for all segments of flexo printing
[Source: Laserlox Systems]
USA • The anilox roll supplier announced its participation as an exhibitor at the upcoming Converters Expo, which will be held 17-18 April 2018 at the Lambeau Field Atrium in Green Bay, WI.
ITALY • Omet will be among the protagonists at the Print4All exposition in Milan, with an innovative integrated hybrid press (Hall 18 Stand E16-F15).
The new Omet XJet inline hybrid flexo press provided with a Tau RSC digital inkjet group who will be introduced during Print4All 2018 in Milan (Source: Omet)
THE NETHERLANDS • The Twinlock product division from the company Polymount with headquarters in Nijkerk becomes a 100% subsidiary of tesa SE.
Samples of soft, medium and hard Twinlock sleeves (Source: tesa)
AUSTRIA • To strengthen its position in the sector of premium packaging for the confectionary and tea market, the company acquired several respective manufacturers from the Clondalkin Group.
GERMANY • In keeping with the Heliograph Group strategy, Bauer Logistik expanded its storage product range by developing a new rack for flexo sleeves.
The new rack for flexo sleeves by Bauer Logistik can accommodate 725 sleeves (Source: Heliograph)
USA • The manufacturer of flexo printing plates for the packaging industry announced its Diamond Partner membership in the European Flexographic Industry Association (EFIA).
UK • Having completed its awards judging in January, the board of The European Flexographic Industry Association (EFIA) is now preparing the most prestigious evening in the UK flexographic calendar. Being held once again at the centrally located Vox, Resortsworld, Birmingham, UK on March 14th 2018, the EFIA Gala Dinner Awards event attracts over 500…
Tickets for the Awards dinner are selling fast!
LUXEMBOURG • Eston Chimica, a supplier of inks and coatings to package printers in Italy and Southern Europe, announced a change in its company name and logo. Effective on February 1, 2018, the new company name is Eston Chimica, a Flint Group Company. In December 2017, Flint, a global supplier of inks and coatings to the…