Posts tagged with ‘Asia’

  • The Pentawards Conference and Winner’s Exhibit comes to China

    By Converter on January 9, 2018
    The Pentawards, the most prestigious worldwide competition exclusively devoted to packaging design, will host a dedicated conference in China in collaboration with ADF&PCD Shanghai 2018. As part of this partnership The Pentawards Exhibit will showcase a selection of the 2017 award-winning packaging, offering visitors the unique opportunity to gain a global perspective of the best and most creative packaging designs […]
  • MPS to make bold strides into Asia in 2018

    By Converter on December 22, 2017
    As the next step in MPS’ strategy to expand local presence in Asia, the Dutch-based narrow-web press manufacturer will establish an official Asia branch office in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, early in 2018. Leading operations of the new branch will be Tim Klappe, who joined MPS on December 1, 2017 as managing director Asia Pacific. Living and working in Asia for […]
  • Gebo Cermex provides 50 per cent efficiency increase for the biggest beverage plant in the Asia Pacific

    By Converter on December 15, 2017
    The installation of a complete end-of-line solution for Coca-Cola Bottling in Indonesia, namely at the Cikedokan plant in Bekasi, near Jakarta, has increased line efficiency at one of Indonesia’s major beverage production companies. This facility became the biggest plant in Asia-Pacific when The Coca-Cola Company (TCCC) reaffirmed a total investment worth $500 million in March 2015. In recent years, Coca-Cola […]
  • Parkside extends support to clean living market with compostable pack

    By Converter on December 11, 2017
    Speciality packaging solutions provider, Parkside, has expanded its support to the clean eating, clean living market with the development of a compostable wrapper for nutritious food brand Nobó’s new range of chocolate. Based in Ireland, health food brand Nobó, known for its award-winning dairy free ice cream, has launched a range of plant based, milk style chocolate. The launch of […]
  • Is Print Dead?

    By Converter on November 27, 2017
    “Not at all,” said Rinus Hoebeke, sales and marketing, Imprima Graphics Division, Toray. Hoebeke pointed out that Toray, a Japanese company, was founded in 1926 and has traditionally taken a leading role in market trends. “We do operate in a niche,” Hoebeke said. “However, what we see happening in the market reassures us that our technologies — and print in […]
  • Tetra Pak package opens up opportunity for liquid dairy producers

    By Converter on October 31, 2017
    Tetra Pak has recently launched the Tetra Fino Aseptic 100 Ultra MiM, a new package that offers an opportunity for customers to produce liquid dairy and juice drinks using existing production processes, and to market them as ice creams and frozen products. The new package allows dairy and juice drinks to be produced and distributed in small carton pouches at […]
  • Xeikon Café North America kicked off with opening of new Innovation Centre

    By Converter on October 20, 2017
    At the Xeikon Café North America, which took place on October 17 and 18, in Chicago, Xeikon unveiled a number of initiatives and new hires as part of the ongoing expansion of its North American organisation. The opening of the event marked the unveiling of Xeikon’s new Innovation Centre, providing an insightful and realistic experience of the Xeikon solutions. In […]
  • Comexi and Caihua expand alliance with new CI8 offset press

    By Converter on August 29, 2017
    Comexi, a specialist in solutions for the flexible packaging industry, and Caihua, a multinational company based in China, have reinforced their alliance. The Chinese firm has just acquired a new Comexi CI8 offset press, which will join the Comexi laminators and slitters that the firm already has at its headquarters in Kunshan, Suzhou, China. Caihua has invested in Comexi CI8 […]
  • Domino Digital Printing Solutions appoints sales director for China region

    By Converter on August 17, 2017
    Jimmy Zhan has joined Domino’s Digital Printing Solutions sales division in Asia, based in Shanghai, China. As sales director, his key responsibility is for developing the sales of Domino’s N-Series and K-Series range of digital ink jet printers in China, Taiwan and Hong Kong. With a BA degree in Printing Technology, Jimmy has worked for numerous printing companies over the […]
  • Visitor registration opens for Labelexpo Asia 2017

    By Converter on August 10, 2017
    Visitor registration is now open for Asia’s largest and most anticipated label and package printing technology event. Labelexpo Asia, the trade exhibition, is being held at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC) December 5-8, 2017 is supported by industry partner, the Printing and Printing Equipment Industries Association of China (PEIAC), and will comprise strong educational content and new feature […]