Author archive for Sarah Mead

  • Davis-Standard teams up with industry leaders for MD&M West Exhibit

    By Sarah Mead on January 2, 2019
    The technologies of Davis-Standard, Conair, Zumbach and other industry- leading companies will be on display with a running FEP line at MD&M West in Anaheim, Calif., February 5-7, 2019 at booth 3839. The coextrusion line will be processing FEP medical tubing with three barium sulfite stripes. The line will be equipped with two of Davis-Standard’s MEDD (Medical Extruder Direct Drive) […]
  • H.B. Fuller meets holographic market needs

    By Sarah Mead on December 11, 2018
    H.B. Fuller is excited with the response to its Swift®melt 1908, which was recently launched in India at Labelexpo 2018. Designed by scientists and customised to meet the unique requirements in India, this new hot melt PSA is set to play its role in reinventing the future of tapes and labels! Labelexpo India 2018, held from November 22-25, 2018, was […]
  • S1AMO Ecol Studio: One organisation, lots of novelties!

    By Sarah Mead on December 4, 2018
    Ecol Studio is pleased to officially announce the successful conclusion of the merger operations that have allowed incorporating the two Italian companies purchased in the course of the last two years – ECOL STUDIO TPU S.r.l. and ECOL STUDIO FEA S.r.l. – into ECOL STUDIO S.p.A. “The operation aims to create a specialised, first-rate facility capable of offering high-quality services […]
  • WaveGrip G1 streamlines manufacturing for Tupps Brewery

    By Sarah Mead on November 21, 2018
    WaveGrip’s innovative multi-packing G1 applicator is helping Tupps Brewery streamline its manufacturing process while also providing a sustainable, environmentally friendly solution to the multi-packing of its beer cans. Based in McKinney, Texas, Tupps Brewery offer a wide range of beers from easy drinking American Wheat and smooth Pale Ales, to an over the top Imperial Stout that sits at 12.1% […]
  • ICE Europe 2019 – focus on digitalisation, individualisation and sustainability of products

    By Sarah Mead on November 9, 2018
    In less than five months, the World’s Leading Exhibition for Paper, Film & Foil Converting will take place from 12 – 14 March 2019, at the Munich Trade Fair Centre in Germany. At the 11th edition of ICE Europe, trade visitors from the international converting industry will be able to discover the latest technology trends as well as innovative production […]
  • Plastiques Landais renews its confidence in Comexi with the acquisition of a new flexographic press

    By Sarah Mead on November 8, 2018
    Comexi, a specialist in solutions for the flexible packaging conversion industry, and Plastiques Landais, a French company specialized in the flexographic printing process, have strengthened their commercial relationship. The company has acquired a new flexographic press, Comexi F4, which is an ideal press for short runs and it is the reference in this market segment. It has been installed in […]
  • Mondi joins forces with the Ellen MacArthur Foundation and UN to eliminate plastic waste and pollution

    By Sarah Mead on November 7, 2018
    Mondi, a global leader in packaging and paper, has today become one of the first signatories of The New Plastics Economy Global Commitment which will work towards eliminating plastic pollution and creating 100% reusable, recyclable, or compostable plastic packaging by 2025. Mondi has pledged to increase investment in research and development, and drive deeper collaboration throughout its supply chain to […]
  • Cambrian Packaging supports project to recycle single-use plastics

    By Sarah Mead on November 6, 2018
    A Welsh packaging company is supporting an innovative project which will help to reduce plastic waste. Cambrian Packaging has chosen The Globe Foundation as its 2019 charitable cause and has donated almost £3,000 towards the Litterbug Project, a community-led plastic recycling initiative based at the not-for-profit’s new Eco Centre in Uttoxeter, Staffordshire. The cash has funded a vital machine which […]