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  • Converting Equipment International celebrates milestone

    By Sarah Mead on February 13, 2019
    Converting Equipment International recently celebrated a milestone, shipping serial number #500 slitter-rewinder to Mat Taylor of Revolution Print and Packing located in Orem, Utah. “Todd Kotila, CEI’s Director of Business Development suggested we have a little fun with it,” said COO, Curtis McQuade, “so we let Mat pick a special color and we badged it a ‘special edition.’ Someone suggested […]
  • Loparex selects Sung An Machinery Co. Ltd. (SAM) for its new high performance tandem extrusion machine

    By Sarah Mead on February 6, 2019
    Loparex, a global leader in release liner solutions, announces the purchase of a new high-speed tandem extrusion coating machine from Sung An Machinery Co. Ltd (SAM) which will enhance Loparex’s capability to provide high quality release liner solutions to the market. The new high-performance line from SAM will be operational in early 2020 and will double Loparex’s manufacturing capacity in […]
  • CCE International 2019 indicates future trends to corrugated and folding carton industry

    By Converter on February 1, 2019
    From 12 – 14 March 2019 the corrugated and folding carton industry will gather for the 4th edition of CCE International at the Munich Trade Fair Centre in Germany. More than 150 exhibitors from 23 countries have booked their stand space and occupy a net floor space of 5,000m2. Featuring hundreds of exhibitor profiles and product information, the Show Preview […]
  • GEW has the solution at ICE Europe 2019

    By Sarah Mead on January 29, 2019
    GEW will be exhibiting its full range of UV curing systems for the coating and converting industries, at this year’s ICE Europe show in Munich on stand Hall A5, Stand 1710. This will include conventional mercury arc UV lamps, LED, hybrid UV systems, inert-gas UV curing and GEW’s new multi-point UV monitor. The company will also present its specialist UV […]
  • 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) […]
  • KFC Austrailia scoops Graphic Packaging’s eco-friendly food bucket for Big Bash League

    By Converter on December 18, 2018
    Leading foodservice packaging manufacturer, Graphic Packaging International will supply half a million sustainable food buckets to KFC Australia for Australian cricket’s Big Bash League 2018. Graphic Packaging’s award-winning, non-plastic solution was selected by league sponsor KFC Australia due to its outstanding eco-credentials. Manufacture of the recyclable bucket, which has been developed and commercialised over the last five years, is exclusive […]
  • Davis-Standard’s Pawcatuck facility achieves ISO certification

    By Converter on December 17, 2018
    In an ongoing effort to strengthen efficiencies and customer satisfaction, Davis-Standard’s Pawcatuck facility has recently become ISO 9001:2015 certified. The certification validates Davis-Standard’s processes across the board, internally and externally, and serves as a benchmark for the company’s commitment to operational quality and process improvement. “ISO requires the implementation of a demonstrated quality management system, promoting a holistic approach to […]
  • 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 […]
  • Bonset America Increased Production Capacity Announcement

    By Converter on November 28, 2018
    In response to the growth of the global heat shrinkable film market, Bonset America Corporation will be increasing their film capacity from early 2020. The forthcoming increase will add an additional 30% in overall PETG film production capacity at Bonset America Corporation. Mitsuhiro Iwata, CEO at Bonset America Corporation said, “We are pleased to be able to meet the market’s […]