Coating & Laminating

  • KM Packaging optimises resource efficiency with advanced lidding solutions

    By Converter on August 17, 2018
    KM Packaging, a leading global supplier of flexible packaging and lidding films, has harnessed its leading-edge KPeel range of advanced lidding film solutions to develop new, resource efficient, reduced-plastic packaging The mono-PET film range offers a high-performance, ‘seal and peel’ solution for renewable pulp and pressed board trays, to allow manufacturers to respond to widespread consumer demand for new sustainable […]
  • Archbond launches new identity

    By Converter on August 8, 2018
    Lamination services specialist Archbond has launched a new brand identity to better reflect its status as one of the UK’s leading manufacturers and suppliers of laminated materials. Based in Leicestershire, Archbond has been providing lamination services for over 30 years across a range of industries, including sports, commercial, healthcare and automotive The company’s new management team decided that it needed […]
  • New Era Converting incorporates Vetaphone technology

    By Converter on July 16, 2018
    Specialist manufacturer highlights the importance of quality from ancillary suppliers One of America’s leading manufacturers of processing equipment, New Era Converting of Paterson NJ, has given an unqualified commendation to Danish pioneers Vetaphone for the seamless integration of their corona technology into the company’s bespoke range of coating and laminating lines. Speaking for New Era, President Bob Pasquale stated: “Our […]
  • Aspen Products expands paper tableware production with TRESU Flexo Innovator inline printing and coating line

    By Converter on July 13, 2018
    Aspen Paper Products is boosting output of high-quality paper table top products and achieving production efficiencies after installing a nine-colour TRESU Flexo Innovator printing and coating line at its Kansas City, Missouri, facility. The line already accounts for up to 70 per cent of production at the facility Established in 1977, Aspen Paper Products manufactures table top paper products including […]
  • Silvery or golden surface for the HP Indigo 12000 series

    By Converter on May 29, 2018
    When Iggesund Paperboard asked Print House in Oslo to do the certification testing of its new silvery metallised PET film-laminated paperboard, Metalprint Digital, which is custom designed for the HP Indigo 12000 series of digital printing presses, the Swedish company also gained an exciting benchmark example of Metalprint Digital’s performance ability. The printers had simultaneously been asked to develop an […]
  • Vetaphone chosen for new Comexi ML2 laminator

    By Converter on May 29, 2018
    In a move that strengthens its position in the wide web market, Vetaphone announces that its Corona technology has been chosen by Comexi, the leading manufacturer of flexible packaging converting equipment, for its newly launched ML2 laminator. The decision to recommend Vetaphone equipment on the new ML2 was taken after extensive tests of the Danish technology, and is hailed as […]
  • BCF and BASA seminar helps industry prepare for Brexit at the halfway mark

    By Converter on April 24, 2018
    In April, the British Coatings Federation (BCF) and the British Adhesives and Sealants Association (BASA) joined forces to host a ‘Halfway to Brexit’ seminar at the Doubletree by Hilton in Nottingham to highlight the economic and political implications of Brexit on the global coatings and adhesives industries. The seminar was attended by over 80 delegates, including representatives from both industries, […]
  • Davis-Standard’s regional focus continues at Chinaplas 2018

    By Converter on March 6, 2018
    Davis-Standard, LLC will promote the company’s recent expansion and equipment innovation in Hall 8.1, Booth D19, during CHINAPLAS 2018 in Shanghai, April 24-27. Among Davis-Standard’s latest developments are the recent acquisition of Maillefer, the company’s strengths in Suzhou, expanded dsX flex-pack technology for extrusion coating, and new stretch film capabilities. Davis-Standard will also exhibit a MEDD extruder (Medical Extruder Direct […]
  • Coatings, adhesives and sealants industries to host Brexit event

    By Converter on February 16, 2018
    The British Coatings Federation (BCF) and the British Adhesives and Sealants Association (BASA) have teamed up to shed light on how Brexit is expected to impact the industries The seminar, ‘Halfway to Brexit: government, supply chain and global industry perspectives’ features a high-profile range of industry and government speakers from the UK and the EU who will offer insight into […]
  • Shin Han chooses Vetaphone to help boost export drive

    By Converter on February 5, 2018
    Shin Han, which was established in 1981 by CEO Mr Jae-Gil Yoo, has expanded to become a supplier of complete extrusion and laminating lines. Initially specialising in cast extrusion before moving into lamination in 1984, the company also began to manufacture rotogravure printing presses in 1987 and exported its first machine in the early 90s around the time it developed […]