Author archive for Converter

  • Lessons from a CPG Startup: how yummy spoonfuls is changing consumer behaviors

    By Converter on December 13, 2017
    “Authenticity is key. Businesses must be profitable, but customers – especially millennials – are motivated by emotion and connection. They want to feel that we are making food out of love for their babies – and we are! That is authenticity. So it is not just about spending money, it is about being a part of a tribe, a community […]
  • From dies to full automation: Zünd G3 and D3

    By Converter on December 13, 2017
    Zünd users come in all shapes and sizes – the Swiss-made digital cutting tables are found in the workrooms of a huge variety of manufacturers, designers and organisations across the world – but each user can say their Zünd has made a big difference to their business. In the packaging and converting sector, the installation of a Zünd could mean […]
  • 50,000 installations and counting: MoistTech Corp. provides the ultimate solution to moisture control

    By Converter on December 13, 2017
    MoistTech Corp™, a Sarasota FL based company, has operated with the support of business for over 40 years manufacturing the world’s most accurate near-infrared (NIR) industrial moisture measurement gauges and has installed over 50,000 gauges and counting to date! The state of the art technology has the ability to combine multiple constituents to adjust to specific needs including the measurement […]
  • Try the best : MA-2400 electromagnetic punching equipment!

    By Converter on December 13, 2017
    Progress has come in different industrial sectors, such as in the punching equipment. The technology has moved on considerably with equipment that is now much safer yet more powerful resulting in increased productivity, efficiency and quality results. Mainly used in agriculture and packaging markets, this punching machine MA-2400 allows perforation from 3 to 90 mm diameter in continuous with speed […]
  • Slot die coating: how to get ridiculously thin and accurate

    By Converter on November 24, 2017
    In the world of slot die coating, thin is in. Or, to be precise, thin AND accurate is in. According to Scott Zwierlein of Frontier, “roll-to-roll slot die coating has become the industry standard for extremely thin and extremely accurate coating.” How do you know if this is the right coating method for you? HOW THIN IS THIN AND HOW […]
  • Tension measurement and control

    By Converter on November 24, 2017
    25mm tape tension measurement TTS Systems was recently asked by a customer to solve the following application – measure the tension in a 25mm wide tape as it was wound onto a specially shaped production mandrel. The process also required the applied tension to be varied as the component was wound. With our many years of experience, we went back […]
  • Complement your Flexo Press with easy to implement digital solution

    By Converter on November 24, 2017
    ‘Short run’ and ‘on-demand’ have been buzz words in commercial graphic printing for years and now the benefits are being explored and implemented by the corrugated packaging community.  However, as a converter printing with flexography, it can be a challenge to find the right digital printer to meet your needs and enter this market, at a reasonable price. Ecommerce growth […]
  • The All New FA from Nilpeter

    By Converter on November 24, 2017
    Nilpeter’s new FA is the most versatile flexo press on the market – designed to accommodate the printer’s ever-growing needs, and built around the modern print operator, with an intuitive user interface and fully mobile print controls. Launched at Labelexpo Europe 2017 in September, the new FA has already generated a great deal of market interest, and Nilpeter have carried […]
  • WITECH introduces its new product range in the Reel Handling Segment

    By Converter on October 20, 2017
    WITECH MASCHINEN AG specializes in the development and manufacturing of equipment for reel handling and reel logistics. In the course of a partnership entered into with vR handling, a company of the vonRoll Infratec Group, the joint range of products was revised and currently includes reel logistics equipment and components for reel turners, reel transport, reel storage, reel preparation and […]
  • AdCal installs Vetaphone corona technology for quality assurance

    By Converter on October 20, 2017
    Tucked away on an industrial estate in Brunswick, OH, is one of those entrepreneurial companies that so typifies the American notion of ‘can do’.  Often described as ‘the coaters’ coater’, AdCal Inc specialises in single and tandem coating with lamination using gravure (direct, reverse or offset), flexo and Mayer Rod techniques, offering contract, custom, pilot and toll services on web […]