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  • Croxsons support historical-themed York Gin launch

    By Converter on May 24, 2018
    True to their mantra in delivering a ‘more than packaging’ approach, leading glass packaging company, Croxsons, has supplied artisan start-up, the York Gin Company, with stunning bottle and closure designs to complement the launch of their brand The York Gin Company is a new craft gin company making quality spirits in the historic city of York. Using traditional methods to make their classic […]
  • Comexi consolidates its leadership in the Middle East with the sale of four slitters to a Pakistani group

    By Converter on May 15, 2018
    International Packaging Films and Universal Packaging Company have purchased a total of 4 slitters and the innovative Comexi Laser technology Comexi, global supplier of solutions for the flexible packaging printing and converting sector, strength its strategic alliance with Universal Packaging Company (Pvt) Ltd. and International Packaging Films, the two leading sister companies in Pakistan. This new acquisition will allow to the […]
  • MPS Belfast takes a press to impress its customers

    By Converter on May 14, 2018
    Manufacturing healthcare cartons requires an eye for detail and the latest MPS Belfast investment is designed to ensure customers receive top notch quality and service Westrock’s MPS healthcare cartons facility in Belfast has invested in a Speedmaster XL 106-6+LYYLX press from Heidelberg to enable it to meet customer demand for shorter run lengths, faster delivery, high quality and legibility. “As […]
  • Antalis Packaging bolsters Northern presence

    By Converter on May 14, 2018
    Continuing in its mission to solve the UK’s packaging problems, Antalis Packaging has launched a new packaging branch to serve growing demand within the Yorkshire region – a move which is already proving a hit with local businesses The new branch, which is based out of Antalis’ existing office and warehouse in Leeds, is headed up by Regional Packaging Company […]
  • Mark Andy announces UK open house

    By Converter on May 14, 2018
    The event will be held at Presstek’s West London facility 6 – 8 June 2018 Following a complete acquisition of Presstek, Mark Andy is proud to announce a co-sponsored United Kingdom Open House. Hosted in London at the Presstek headquarters, the event further integrates the organisations under the Mark Andy brand portfolio and strengthens both organisations global commitment to pressroom […]
  • Mark Andy supports Polish students with an Open House at its Warsaw demo centre

    By Converter on May 14, 2018
    Mark Andy Europe held another of its educational workshops at the demo centre in Warsaw recently. The event was organised for the students of the Printing Technologies Unit that is part of the Faculty of Production Engineering at Warsaw Technical University. The Open House, which was supported by Mark Andy’s partners including Dupont, Flint Group, Flexmar and PC Print (the […]
  • Ilapak fine tune bagging equipment to run new compostable film

    By Converter on May 11, 2018
    Responding to the rapid need for food factories to use sustainable packaging materials, Ilapak UK has successfully adapted one of its vertical flow wrapping systems, the Vegatronic, to run a new compostable film Following this breakthrough, Ilapak plan to modify its entire fleet of over 50 vertical and horizontal systems and offer an upgrade option to existing customers wanting to […]
  • C&T Channel Matrix makes customised Steel plates

    By Converter on May 11, 2018
      C&T Channel Matrix, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of creasing matrix, has a wide stock range of steel cutting plates, stripping pins, pin holders, clamps and frames. C&T is now able to offer die makers, box makers and print finishers a complete range of customised plates to meet their exact size and hole requirements The 1mm steel cutting […]
  • Tailor-made solutions for the converting industry

    By Converter on May 11, 2018
    Converters and producers in the printing industry are facing various challenges today: Competitive markets, legal requirements as well as continuously changing trends and expectations of the end customer markets. To be as fast and flexible as required in this dynamic surrounding, the production line needs to be perfectly interconnected and run seamlessly. From May 29th to June 1st GOEBEL IMS […]
  • OPM invests with Martin Automatic to refine productivity

    By Converter on May 11, 2018
    When one of the UK’s leading exponents of narrow web technology endorses a manufacturer’s design and engineering skills, the market needs to take notice, especially when he is the current President of FINAT. For Chris Ellison, who co-owns OPM with his wife Susan, the only thing that matters is quality. It’s a common thread that runs through the entire company […]