Call for entries in our local FPLMA Print and Apprentice Awards - deadline for receipt of entries is 23rd June.
Once again the FPLMA is organising the annual Print and Apprentice Awards for 2018.
Currently, there is a specific global raw material shortage affecting UV curing inks. This impacts supply of a UV photoinitiator commonly known as “TPO.” While supply of TPO comes from several different manufacturers, a key chemical feedstock used in the manufacture of TPO (and other similar photoinitiators) comes from one main upstream source in China.
The new DuPont screens are designed to optimise ink laydown in high-volume printing, typically seen when printing a white undercoat, or solid areas with spot colours. There are five screens in total: two screens designed for customers without the HD Pixel+ imaging capability and three screens designed to take full advantage of HD Pixel+ imaging.
German company Primera has launched it's latest label printing model, the LX910e. The LX910e uses a new, very high capacity thermal inkjet print head that was designed from the start to be unmatched in its performance. With the LX910e, users will quickly and easily get all the labels needed with professional print quality on each and every label, free of horizontal banding or streaks down the length of the output.
Jet Technologies has announced it will this month open a new Jakarta demonstration centre, where its full range of products for the flexo industry, including the OMET iFlex, will be showcased.
They begin by saying that digital has taken over narrow-web label and packaging production. As an industry previously dominated by offset and flexo, we’re all witnessing the incorporation of new digital production methods.
At the first Print4All, scheduled for May 29 to June 1 at Fiera Milano, Italy, Xeikon’s expert team will highlight how tailored products and services can support the end-to-end digital production of new initiatives in local markets.
Under the banner “High-end labels. One pass. One platform. All digital.”, the label production focus will be on what dry toner and inkjet systems have to offer. Samples from the Xeikon CX3 digital toner label press and the Xeikon PX3000 digital inkjet label press will show what is possible using these two complementary technologies in label production.
Pulse Roll Label Products presented its PureTone ink concept recently at a conference hosted by its partner Toàn Ấn Co., Ltd. (TAC Total Print), held at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center in Ho Chi Minh City.
Uflex claims to have made a dent in the Tubes Industry by manufacturing Flexi-Tubes that roll up all the advantages of multi-layered flexible laminates to perfection. The unique ABC approach de-abbreviated to Aesthetics; Barrier Properties & Counterfeit-proof is doing the trick for Flexi-Tubes offering immense flexibility and endless possibilities to brands helping them unleash their true potential across the globe.
New Research Sheds Light on Functional Packaging: White paper from Avery Dennison outlines consumer preferences, amid booming trend
Labeling innovator Avery Dennison today released a white paper highlighting new consumer insights from the rapidly growing functional packaging market.