Flexible Packaging

  • Roberts Mart invests £3 million in new machinery in the wake of a stellar year

    By Converter on July 5, 2018
      The Leeds-based Roberts Mart and Co, one of the UK’s leading independent manufacturers and suppliers of flexible packaging, has invested £3 million in brand-new state-of-the-art machinery. The investment comes in the wake of a tremendously successful 12 months with a booming order book and turnover set to reach a record-breaking £36 million by the end of the year. The […]
  • 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 […]
  • KRAIBURG TPE material makes new Diorshow Pump’N’Volume mascara container flexible

    By Converter on June 27, 2018
    The well-known company Christian Dior is taking advantage of the flexibility of a thermoplastic elastomer from KRAIBURG TPE for its new Diorshow Pump’N’Volume Mascara. The mascara container’s soft component enables the brush to be optimally supplied with the creamy mascara to create spectacular volume. 70 years after Parfums Christian Dior made history with “Miss Dior,” a fragrance for women, an […]
  • Time to switch to sustainable strapping

    By Converter on June 18, 2018
    The use of plastic strapping as a packaging material and a means for securing goods for transportation, exemplifies sustainability. It ensures that transported goods are secured with the minimal use of materials, meaning less packaging waste and ultimately less impact on the environment Leading strapping machine manufacturers, Mosca, have committed to limiting environmental impact by ensuring their PET strap is […]
  • Uflex transforms the Packaging for Rasna Fruit Powder Concentrate

    By lpeake on June 13, 2018
    One of India’s largest manufacturers and exporters of beverages – Rasna International wanted an absolutely alluring packaging for its fruit powder concentrate. With this straight-forward brief, Rasna tasked Uflex – a company with whom it has had an association for over two decades, to come up with a unique packaging solution What Uflex in turn came up with is all […]
  • Hugo Beck 2-in-1-solution combines flowpack and ziplock bag packaging within one machine

    By Converter on June 5, 2018
    Hugo Beck, the leading manufacturer of horizontal flowpack, film packaging and post-print processing systems, has launched a brand-new machine concept for film packaging. The flowpack X-D zip enables the production of 100% airtight standard flowpacks and three-side seal bags with a ziplock seal, from a single machine. Until now, this process required two different machines. The new 2-in-1 solution saves […]
  • Vetaphone chosen for new Comexi ML2 laminator

    By Converter on May 29, 2018
    In a move that strengthens its position in the wide web market, Vetaphone announces that its Corona technology has been chosen by Comexi, the leading manufacturer of flexible packaging converting equipment, for its newly launched ML2 laminator. The decision to recommend Vetaphone equipment on the new ML2 was taken after extensive tests of the Danish technology, and is hailed as […]
  • Fusion Flexibles installs environmental abatement system at Leicester facility

    By Converter on May 23, 2018
     New Regenerative Thermal Oxidiser reduces VOC emissions and potentially enables flexible packaging specialist to double printing capacity In a move that could potentially help double printing capacity as well as reduce its carbon footprint, Fusion Flexibles – one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of flexible packaging products for the publishing, security, mailing and food markets – has invested some £300,000 […]
  • Reflex Labels plus orders high-spec Mark Andy

    By Converter on May 3, 2018
    The new press accompanies 26 other machines from the manufacturer  Reflex Label Plus, formerly Labelsco, which became part of the Reflex Group in 2012, has ordered a top-of-the-range Performance Series P7 from Mark Andy for its plant in Barwell, Leicestershire.  The new press, which features the updated P7 platform, brings to 27 the number of Mark Andy presses currently in […]
  • Q-Tex Film

    By Converter on May 2, 2018
    Terinex, the market leading food and ovenable packaging solutions supplier and manufacturer with over 50 years of  experience has an exciting new product to bring to market. Introducing Q-Tex film, a heat sealable PET mono layer HD printed food grade ovenable film, pira certified and suitable for freezer, microwave and oven usage, that’s more environmentally friendly than the alternative laminate applications, which […]