Product News

  • Embedded 3D image processing

    By Converter on September 3, 2018
    Vision Components has developed new 3D laser scanners with powerful integrated electronics. The VCnano3D-Z-series embedded vision systems are compact, lightweight, and easy-to-integrate in OEM applications They contain a Xilinx Zynq SoC, which comprises a dual-core ARM processor and an FPGA. In order to determine line coordinates in laser triangulation, a point cloud has to be calculated. In the new sensors, […]
  • Swan products boosts rates with Davis-Standard feedscrew replacement

    By Converter on August 30, 2018
    A recent feedscrew replacement has boosted rates by more than 33 per cent for Davis-Standard customer Swan Products, LLC. Swan Products, the leading North American manufacturer of water hoses for consumer and industrial markets, installed four new feedscrews on existing Davis-Standard extruders at one of its plants in Canada. From order to installation, the project took about two and half […]
  • Qualvis creates distinctive packaging for Thomas Fudge’s rebrand

    By Converter on August 28, 2018
    Carton manufacturer, Qualvis, has recently produced a full packaging rebrand for artisan baker, Thomas Fudge’s. Covering their full sweet and savoury biscuit line-up of 7 packs, together with a new range of flatbreads, the packaging includes a fresh logo design and updated illustrations featuring beautiful, bold and colourful graphics by design agency, Big Fish With award-winning in-house facilities, including design, […]
  • 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 […]
  • Honeycomb materials delivering performance and growth in packaging

    By Converter on July 16, 2018
    Experience in packaging EconCore actively licenses its technology for the continuous production of thermoplastic honeycomb core materials, to companies around the world in various industry sectors. The advantage of being able to produce core materials with optimised performance-to-weight ratios, at high speeds, in high volumes, and with the lowest possible costs, has brought the honeycomb structure – once reserved for […]
  • Successful introduction of strategic alliance: Fibope Portuguesa commissions two machines for converting shrink film

    By Converter on July 13, 2018
    IMS Technologies with its brand GoebelIMS and Laem System, disclosed their strategic partnership at Print4All. Now, only shortly after, the two partnering machine manufacturers are delighted to announce the commissioning of two machines by Fibope Portuguesa. The renowned client produces flexible packaging films and is part of the Canadian Intertape Polymer Group Inc. (IPG). IPG is one of the global […]
  • Mark Andy & Esko place emphasis on pre-press

    By Converter on July 5, 2018
    On 12th June, Mark Andy co-hosted a special event with Esko at its European headquarters in Warsaw.  The event, which attracted 50 representatives from printing companies around Eastern Europe, included live demos of Mark Andy presses and Esko prepress solutions, the most important of which highlighted label printing using Esko Equinox software. Lena Chmielewska, responsible for marketing at Mark Andy […]
  • New home for the British Coatings Federation officially open for business

    By Converter on July 5, 2018
    On June 27th, over 50 guests from the coatings, printing inks and associated industries gathered to celebrate a new chapter in the 106-year history of the British Coatings Federation. The Lord Mayor of Coventry, Councillor John Blundell, together with BCF president David Beckford and BCF CEO Tom Bowtell, cut the ribbon on the trade body’s new state of the art […]
  • Comexi exceeds expectations at the technical seminar in Mexico

    By Converter on July 5, 2018
    More than seventy customers and collaborators attend the technical conference on flexible packaging trends Girona, June 27th, 2018. – During 2018 Comexi, global leader in the flexible packaging industry, is organizing various technical seminars on new trends and global solutions for the market in several countries around the world. Comexi sends its best technicians and specialists to deliver high-quality lectures […]
  • 2018 Holography industry open for entries

    By Converter on July 5, 2018
    The countdown has started to discover the best commercial holograms with nominations now welcomed for the 2018 industry awards. The annual Excellence in Holography Awards are organised by the International Hologram Manufacturers Association (IHMA) and will be presented at the forthcoming Holography Conference, which will be held from 15 – 16 November in Minsk, Belarus. The awards recognise outstanding achievement […]