Printing

  • Mark Andy & Esko place emphasis on pre-press

    By Converter on July 12, 2018
    Mark Andy co-hosted a special event with Esko at its European headquarters in Warsaw.  The event, which attracted 50 representatives from printing companies around Eastern Europe, included live demos of Mark Andy presses and Esko prepress solutions, the most important of which highlighted label printing using Esko Equinox software Lena Chmielewska, responsible for marketing at Mark Andy in Poland, states: […]
  • Mark Andy & Esko place emphasis on pre-press

    By Converter on July 5, 2018
    On 12th June, Mark Andy co-hosted a special event with Esko at its European headquarters in Warsaw.  The event, which attracted 50 representatives from printing companies around Eastern Europe, included live demos of Mark Andy presses and Esko prepress solutions, the most important of which highlighted label printing using Esko Equinox software. Lena Chmielewska, responsible for marketing at Mark Andy […]
  • New home for the British Coatings Federation officially open for business

    By Converter on July 5, 2018
    On June 27th, over 50 guests from the coatings, printing inks and associated industries gathered to celebrate a new chapter in the 106-year history of the British Coatings Federation. The Lord Mayor of Coventry, Councillor John Blundell, together with BCF president David Beckford and BCF CEO Tom Bowtell, cut the ribbon on the trade body’s new state of the art […]
  • Crown Aerosols and promotional packaging

    By Converter on June 28, 2018
    Globally, toiletries, perfumes and cosmetics is an industry worth hundreds of billions of dollars each year. Figures suggest that consumers are leaning towards the more premium end of the market and with choices becoming wider and more varied than ever before, brands must be increasingly creative in order to differentiate and stand out loud and proud on retail shelves. However, […]
  • Everything needs a box

    By Converter on June 18, 2018
    By Hiroyuki Kikumoto, General Manager, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Europe, Corrugating and Printing Machinery Division The age of the internet is a truly wonderful thing: one can pretty much buy whatever you want from wherever you are in the world and have it sent to you. From books, food, fine wines and toys to car parts, clothes, make-up and wallpaper, the […]
  • Inkjet printer improves coding-related uptime and traceability in egg market

    By Converter on June 6, 2018
    An inkjet printer customised for egg production and capable of coding over 250,000 eggs per hour on an eight-track grading machine is launched by Markem-Imaje. Thanks to a specific communications protocol, the solution eliminates operator mistakes while automatic cleaning and smart consumables systems help maximise quality and uptime. Codes printed directly onto eggs contain useful safety and traceability information such […]
  • 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 […]
  • 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 […]
  • 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 […]
  • 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 […]