Posts tagged with ‘film’

  • KDX introduces a new thin gauge gloss laminating film

    By Converter on November 29, 2017
    KDX, one of the leaders in the manufacture of advanced polymer materials including thermal laminating films, BOPP wet films and  3D lenticular solutions, has added a thin gauge BOPP gloss laminating film to its portfolio. The new thin film is aimed at Printers and Print Trade Finishers with high volume production laminating equipment. The new film is available in 18-micron […]
  • EcoCortec’s new facility

    By Converter on November 9, 2017
    Due to a continuous increase in demand, EcoCortec, a producer of VpCI films and bags, is increasing its capacity by building a new plant facility. The current expansion project is being co-financed by the Croatian Ministry of Economy, Entrepreneurship and Crafts, within the European Funds Programme. By strengthening the plant’s position in the market, new requirements for equipment and additional […]
  • Kampf slitters at I PAK

    By Converter on October 19, 2017
    Packaging Films Pvt  Ltd. (I PAK) in Lahore, Northern Pakistan are now running two of Kampf’s slitters: A Unislit II 630 slitter for metallised film and Kamf’s primary slitter, a Universal 89/12 BOPP. I PAK, a manufacturing company, decided to enlarge its product portfolio after a growing demand for packaging materials arose in Northern Pakistan. In response, the company recently […]
  • Dow Performance Silicones to deliver talk on new BOPP silicone slip additive

    By Converter on October 18, 2017
    Dow Performance Silicones, a global business unit of DowDuPont Materials Sciences division, will deliver a technical talk on its new Dow Corning HMB-6301 Masterbatch — a slip additive for bi-axially oriented polypropylene (BOPP) film — at the Applied Market Information (AMI) Multilayer Packaging Films Conference, November 7-9, 2017, Maritim Hotel, Cologne, German. Jean-Pierre Patte, senior sales developer at Multibase SA, […]
  • Dow to introduce new silicone slip additive for BOPP film at Fakuma 2017

    By Converter on October 11, 2017
    Dow Performance Silicones, a global business unit of DowDuPont Materials Sciences division, will introduce a new technology based on the heritage Dow Corning silicone technology platform for bi-axially oriented polypropylene (BOPP) film production at Fakuma 2017, Friedrichshafen Exhibition Centre, Germany, October 17-21. The technology to be introduced at Fakuma 2017 is a slip additive that provides a solution to common […]
  • Cutting-edge packaging technology at PPMA

    By Converter on August 8, 2017
    A regular exhibitor at PPMA, ULMA Packaging, will again be attending this major event at the NEC in Birmingham (Stand B60), displaying the latest high-speed technology developed by one of the world’s leading suppliers of packaging machinery and complete automated lines. ULMA’s technical team will be on hand to provide information about the huge variety of packaging solutions it has […]
  • Launch of lidding film for demanding applications

    By Converter on July 27, 2017
    One of the most effective solutions to food waste is good packaging. International developer and supplier of packaging solutions, KM Packaging Services has launched a new lidding film, created especially for demanding applications, offering enhanced seal integrity and puncture resistance. The new KPeel Flex Pet film continues to help drive down food waste in the manufacturing and supply chain. KPeel […]
  • USA convenience sector targeted with reclosable lidding films

    By Converter on June 23, 2017
    Parkside, speciality packaging solutions provider, is launching a reclose lidding film for a snack fruit pack in America; a first for the UK-headquartered company. The Handy Candy pack, which can contain tomatoes, blueberries or an organic range of fruit, comprises a PET pot with complementary re-close lidding film from Parkside. The reclosable pack, a first of its kind in the […]
  • GlobalVision to unveil scanning technology at Labelexpo 2017

    By Converter on June 21, 2017
    GlobalVision, one of the world leaders in the development of innovative proofreading technologies, is set to unveil a new scanner and present its latest advancements in quality control tools at Labelexpo in Brussels, hall 3, stand 3D65, September 25-28. GlobalVision will also host a press conference for industry journalists, on September 27 at 10:15-10:45 a.m. “The unveiling of our new […]
  • API invests to enhance holographic foil and film capability

    By Converter on May 25, 2017
    Brand enhancement specialist API has increased its holographic foil and film manufacturing capabilities after completing a recent £0.5 million investment at its Livingston facility in Scotland. The programme followed the sale of its security holographic business in 2016 and was part of a large investment that has seen the Livingston site gain new capabilities in holographics and embossing, while also […]