KYMC – Open house at Werthan Packaging (photo gallery)

The Euroflex press was delivered to the plant in February 2016. A live demonstration at the open house started showed two print jobs with a changeover
USA • A joint open house was held by KYMC and Werthan Packaging in White House, Tennessee on 25-26 October. The event hosted more than 130 attendees between the two days, who saw the new generation of a KYMC 10-color Euroflex gearless press demonstrating machine automation for job changeover and set-up.

ERA – Packaging & Decorative Conference 2016 (photo gallery)

Left to right: Moderators of the event, James Siever of the ERA and Rebecca Watson, editor of Flexo & Gravure Global
UKRAINE • The European Rotogravure Association held its 2016 Packaging & Decorative Conference on 3-5 November in Kiev with the theme “Gravure printing in transformation — Ukraine in transformation”. More than 100 attendees listened to presentations from 15 experts in their field of expertise, from socio-economics topics to technical colour management.

K Show – Photo gallery of innovations for flexible packaging and more

Live demonstrations were held daily of the 5-layer Varex II blown film line running its Turboclean automation module for quick resin purging and changes
GERMANY • The K Show winds down today after eight days of innovations and displays for plastics and rubber. Of course, there was plenty of information for printers and converters of flexible packaging, which is why Flexo & Gravure Global was there to bring its readers the latest.

W&H – New flexo and gravure machines for drupa (Photo Gallery)

The Dynastar gravure printing machine for flexible packaging demonstrated at the site was purchased by Constantia Flexibles
GERMANY • W&H announced it will present new machines for flexographic and gravure printing at drupa in Hall 15, Booth A41. For gravure printing, it will unveil the Dynastar with its central idea of the changeable cylinder concept with slide-in carts. The machine was developed for short print runs lower than 3,000 metres.