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  • Schawk Manchester receives FlexoExpert certification

    By Converter on April 20, 2018
    Flint Group experts provide evaluation and training on best plate-making practices with the Group’s FlexoExpert certification programme Schawk Manchester receives FlexoExpert certification Schawk Group, which is part of the Matthews International Corporation, is one of the biggest global brand deployment companies worldwide. With their many years of experience Schawk Manchester, one of the main plate making operations in the UK, […]
  • New Era converting machinery enters into agreement with adept converting

    By Converter on April 20, 2018
    New Era Converting Machinery, Inc. has entered into an agreement with Adept Converting Equipment, Inc. whereby Bruno Raynes, Adept’s owner, will join with New Era to service Adepts’ clients’ web converting equipment needs. Adept Converting is a manufacturer’s representative organisation based in Peterborough, NH. They have been serving clientele across North America for 25 years, and will bring an expanded […]
  • eurolaser – New Demo Centre opens in Italy

    By Converter on April 18, 2018
    High-tech CO2 laser systems are in high demand worldwide. In response, eurolaser is now opening an application centre in Italy. Laser systems for automated and large-format textile cutting are particularly sought after. On the heels of this trend, eurolaser are opening new centres of expertise across Europe. In Italy, eurolaser maintains a branch office and, as of April 2018, a […]
  • Mal-Pol boosts productivity on Gallus RCS 330 with Martin Automatic

    By Converter on April 17, 2018
    Mal-Pol boosts productivity on Gallus RCS 330 with Martin Automatic One of Poland’s leading label converters, Mal-Pol, based in Olesin near Warsaw, has fitted Martin Automatic technology to its Gallus RCS 330 press. The ten-colour UV-flexo press, which also has two screen print units and cold foil and varnish capability, was installed in 2016 to produce top-of-the-range labels from a […]
  • Ellco Etikett twice certified

    By Converter on April 17, 2018
    Ellco Etikett started of 2018 by becoming the only label printing company in Norway to be certified by the strict ISO standards in both quality and environmental management The project started off early in 2017. Ellco Etikett had recently lost a large tender by an old customer. This partly due to the lack of a quality certification. That really triggered […]
  • CeDo invests in Vetaphone technology for quality surface treatment

    By Converter on April 16, 2018
    Europe’s leading manufacturer and distributor of household disposable products, CeDo, has confirmed its commitment to quality with a significant investment in Corona treatment technology from the market-leading Danish company, Vetaphone. Renowned for its range of refuse sacks and bio bags, food, freezer and sandwich bags as well as aluminium foils and cling films, CeDo now has a presence in most […]
  • Hamillroad Software to showcase Bellissima DMS at FTA’s INFOFLEX 2018

    By Converter on April 9, 2018
    UK based prepress company Hamillroad Software will be exhibiting at INFOFLEX 2018, 7-8 May 2018, in Indianapolis, IN (booth #509). Hamillroad is proud to be exhibiting at INFOFLEX 2018; an exhibition where the most innovative technological developments, products and services for the flexographic printing and converting industry are on show Danielle Kinsella, Hamillroad’s marketing director, said: “Since launching Bellissima DMS […]
  • Flex Films develops unique Polyester Film proving that ‘Soft is the New Strong’

    By Converter on April 3, 2018
    Polymeric films with satin soft surface, yet strong and durable are a dichotomy. But not anymore! Flex Films – the global film manufacturing arm of Uflex has developed an innovative bi-axially oriented polyethylene terephthalate (BOPET) film with a unique velvety and luxurious surface at its manufacturing plant in Elizabethtown Kentucky in the United States. The new soft touch film FLEXPET F-STF […]
  • World-leading pharmaceutical developer turns to TorqSense

    By Converter on March 23, 2018
    TorqSense transducers are used to ensure caps are being properly fitted to pharmaceutical bottles in a high speed packaging line run by the Almac Group at its global headquarters in Craigavon, Northern Ireland, UK The Almac Group is a pharmaceutical and biotech development and manufacturing organisation. Founded fifty years ago in Craigavon, Northern Ireland, it now has operations around the […]
  • Devon manufacturer goes East again

    By Converter on March 7, 2018
    As 2000 companies from over 40 countries recently converged upon Ahmedabad in Gujarat (India), one local manufacturing company was hoping to secure additional sales from one of the world’s fastest growing economies PlastIndia is held every three years and attracts both plastics and rubber companies from across the globe in a 6 day exhibition that saw over 200,000 visitors, viewing […]