Labelexpo Southeast Asia considered a huge success with nearly 7000 delegates attending from 62 countries
The show was the latest in the Labelexpo Global Series calendar and organisers have reported that 42 percent of exhibitors have rebooked for the next show scheduled for 2020.
ABN AMRO Participaties has reached an agreement to acquire MPS Group B.V., a parent company to MPS Systems BV (“MPS”), a global leading provider of high-quality versatile, end-to-end narrow and mid-web printing solutions, from majority shareholder Braver Investments, Oost NL and the founders of MPS. Wim van den Bosch (CEO), Willem Huijink (CFO) as well as founders Bert van den Brink and Eric Hoendervangers will remain with the business and invest alongside AAP.
UPM Raflatac is introducing four new food-safe labeling products to the European market. This will expand the company’s food labeling range, providing a wider range of material options for brand owners and packaging designers. All four products meet the European Union’s stringent requirements for food safety.
A new software development kit for preparing documents for print is available today from Global Graphics Software, the developers of the Harlequin RIP® and ScreenPro™.
The deadline to get your entries in to this this year’s Label Industry Global Awards has now been extended to next week, Friday 25 May. (There's still time!!!)
Against the preachings of the plastics industry that we can't do without plastic food packaging, Ekoplaza in Amsterdam has proven them wrong.
In an announcement last week, Brisbane City Council announced that it will ban plastic straws, plastic bags and helium balloons at council events.
FINAT will welcome two distinguished experts from the renowned Irish beer brand Guinness to its speaker programme for this year’s European Label Forum, 6-8 June, Citywest Hotel, Dublin. On the last day of the event, Emma Rochford and Kathryn Wilson will share Guinness’ considerations on the path to 2020.
Back in February, The Flint Group introduced us to the EkoCure XS, a UV LED Flexo Ink System for Shrink Sleeves.