• Linx Printernet connects customers to their coding

    By Converter on May 22, 2018
    A new cloud-based service from Linx Printing Technologies is ensuring that customers can always be connected to their Linx continuous ink jet (CIJ) printers, maximising their performance and availability and freeing up time to focus on other areas of production Linx Printernet provides companies with remote monitoring and control of their printers via a simple and secure cloud connection. This […]
  • Focus on late-stage customisation

    By Converter on May 22, 2018
    The rlc | packaging group will be addressing current trends in the beauty and healthcare industry at the Cosmetic Business international trade fair on 6-7 June in Munich. The packaging specialists will present their newest concepts and technologies for the efficient implementation of late-stage customisation and personalisation at booth D17 in hall 4 “Premium beauty and lifestyle products are not […]
  • Weedon Group Launches ePac – Alternative Independent eCommerce Packaging

    By Converter on May 22, 2018
    The Weedon Group of Hednesford, Staffordshire, has launched its own brand of corrugated packaging for the online retail market – ePac, offering an independent alternative in a market dominated by giant multi-national corporations ePac will draw on the strengths of the whole Weedon Group: In-house manufacture of specialist eCommerce board grades on its own corrugator in Weedon Corrugated Products in […]
  • Farch Plast signs up to the UK plastics pact

    By Converter on May 22, 2018
    Leading food packaging manufacturer is a founding member of exciting new collaborative initiative to create a circular economy for plastics Faerch Plast UK – one of the leading manufacturers of plastic packaging for the food industry – has signed up to the UK Plastics Pact, a bold and unique initiative set to transform the UK plastic industry.  By bringing together […]
  • Sidel’s new Evodeco labelling solutions maximise flexibility and performance

    By Converter on May 17, 2018
    The Sidel EvoDECO solutions, available either as a modular, multi-technology or as dedicated-technology equipment, are designed for total flexibility and optimised for unmatched performance, to meet today’s demands within labelling It has never been more important to stand out from the crowd than in today’s competitive beverage market. Labels are key components of any brand marketing mix, allowing manufacturers to […]
  • Beamglow invests in UK’s first BOBST MASTERFOLD 110 securing premium quality future

    By Converter on May 17, 2018
    With more than 50 years’ experience in high quality manufacturing of luxury cartons for the premium alcohol, fine fragrance and cosmetics packaging markets, Cambridgeshire based Beamglow. has announced its investment in a new BOBST MASTERFOLD 110 “We know that the industry will assume we’re investing in this technology for output and productivity reasons. However, the truth is that this is […]
  • Sutherland Packaging Enjoys 30 per cent growth in 2017, with uptick continuing into 2018

    By Converter on May 16, 2018
    Strong Demand for Innovative Direct-to-Corrugated Printing Leads to Surge in Hiring and Multimillion-dollar Infrastructure Investment Sutherland Packaging, a leader in corrugated point-of-purchase (POP) displays and packaging for retail locations and club stores, saw a 30 per cent year-over-year jump in business from 2016 to 2017, with the upward trend expected to continue well into 2018. Driven by a spike in […]
  • Bellissima DMS receives 2018 FTA Technical Innovation Award

    By Converter on May 16, 2018
    Hamillroad Software is pleased to announce that its Bellissima Digitally Modulated Screening (DMS) technology for flexo has received the prestigious 2018 Technical Innovation Award from the Flexographic Technical Association (FTA). This award recognises and celebrates the incredible achievements which have contributed to the growth of the flexographic industry and have the potential to power flexography’s future The gala awards banquet […]
  • Cyber Graphics sees stunning results with Bellissima DMS

    By Converter on May 16, 2018
    Cyber Graphics, approved trade shop partner for Aniken Graphics, a joint venture between Hamillroad Software and Apex International, is seeing remarkable results with Bellissima DMS “Cyber has spent many hours testing and perfecting our process to support Bellissima, and the print results we’ve seen have been remarkable – tremendous image detail, vignettes to zero with no graininess, perfectly smooth flat […]
  • Starlinger: 300th conversion line for AD*STAR block bottom valve sacks

    By Converter on May 15, 2018
    Worldwide production of AD*STAR sacks now amounts to 10 billion every year The production of robust sacks is not only based on high-quality polypropylene fabric made from woven tapes, but also on precise sack conversion. In the case of AD STAR block bottom valve sacks, this important process step is performed on the conversion line ad*starKON. In early 2018, the […]