• Martin Automatic to premiere space saving splicer at Labelexpo Americas 2018 – Stand 811

    By Converter on June 26, 2018
    Martin Automatic will launch a new version of its MBS splicer at the Chicago trade fair The new space saving non-stop roll changer has the smallest inline footprint on the market, made possible by its integrated 90-degree turnbar. This makes it the perfect splicer for label printers with limited floorspace, but who still demand reliable performance and high productivity. Martin […]
  • Wavegrip’s G1 applicator heads due South to Florida

    By Converter on June 26, 2018
    WaveGrip’s G1 multi-packing applicator is helping Florida brewery, Due South Brewing Co. to pack its range of canned craft beer much more efficiently and cost-effectively Based just outside of West Palm Beach, Due South was the first full production craft brewery in South Florida and currently operates a 27,000sq ft brewery and taproom. Producing around 5,000 barrels a year, with […]
  • Opportunities for holography in light of new packaging report

    By Converter on June 18, 2018
    An international trade body has welcomed a new report, which it says opens the way to ‘significant’ opportunity and growth for packaging holography technologies The International Hologram Manufacturers Association (IHMA) was commenting on the Anti-Counterfeit Packaging Technologies Market* market research report.  According to the findings, the global anti-counterfeit packaging technologies market is set to expand with a double-digit compound annual growth […]
  • Contract Packager Reed-Lane sees increased interest in Blister Packaging Operations

    By Converter on June 18, 2018
    Reed-Lane, a New Jersey-based contract packaging provider serving leading pharmaceutical manufacturers, has experienced an uptick in interest in its blister packaging services. The spike in inquiries has followed the company’s double-digit blister packaging capacity growth, spurred by its recent purchase of an additional UPS 4 Blister Machine from Uhlmann Packaging Systems In addition to its two UPS 4 Blister Machines, […]
  • Point Five Packaging introduces P5-RM semi-automatic tray seal system for food packaging

    By lpeake on June 13, 2018
    Designed for productivity, machine is ideal for sealing of vacuum gas-flushed MAP containers, vacuum skin packs, and seal-only trays and cups Point Five Packaging, a supplier of modified atmosphere packaging (MAP) equipment and premium packaging solutions for various food industry sectors, has introduced the P5-RM Semi-Automatic Seal System. Ideal for any food production or packaging environment, the machine is easily configurable for […]
  • 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 […]
  • Axion: Government ‘clutching at straws’ over waste plastic exports

    By Converter on June 5, 2018
    In banning plastic drinking straws, coffee cups and other single-use plastic, the UK Government and NGOs seem to be ignoring the really big issue – the exportation of waste plastics that are ending up in the world’s oceans, claims a leading plastics recycler. While politicians continue to follow the current UK media hype surrounding these ‘local issues’, they are failing […]
  • Clondalkin Flexible Packaging Bury reveals egg-citing new shrink sleeve design

    By Converter on June 4, 2018
    Clondalkin Flexible Packaging Bury has designed an eye catching and innovative shrink sleeve for an egg-shaped cleaner from Ecoegg. Producing the shrink sleeve for Ecoegg was a huge technical challenge due to the complexity of the unusual and eye-catching container shape. The brief was to create a shrink sleeve that would encapsulate the container and stay attached even when the […]
  • IMS TECHNOLOGIES and Laem System launch a strategic alliance

    By Converter on May 31, 2018
    Bergamo-based leading mechanical engineering company IMS TECHNOLOGIES announces at Print4All on May 29, 2018, that the group enters into a strategic partnership with Laem System IMS TECHNOLOGIES is the international reference point in manufacturing innovative technologically outstanding machinery as well as engineering and service solutions. One of their focus includes the design and manufacturing of slitting and winding machines, which […]
  • IMS Deltamatic changes its corporate name into IMS TECHNOLOGIES

    By Converter on May 31, 2018
    IMS Deltamatic, headquarted in Calcinate (BG), one of the world’s leading companies in designing, manufacturing and trading of high technology automatic special machineries for converting, packaging and automotive industries, announces the change of its corporate name into IMS TECHNOLOGIES, with immediate effect The new brand identity reflects the strategy of the Group aiming to develop its three lines of business: […]