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  • Focus on safety – people come first

    By Converter on May 11, 2018
    With the automatic filling system for adhesive in granular form, Robatech focuses on safety in the company. The RobaFeed 3 with granulate container GlueFill does not only protect the operator from burns, it also ensures increased line efficiency and cost savings. Employee protection means to determine the root causes of accidents and to minimize the risk of injuries. Accidents at the […]
  • 25mm Wide Tape Tension Measurement

    By Converter on May 2, 2018
    TTS Systems was recently asked by a customer to solve the following application – measure the tension in a 25mm wide tape as it was wound onto a specially shaped production mandrel. The process also required the applied tension to be varied as the component was wound With our many years of experience, we went back to basics for this […]
  • Davis-Standard’s Laboratories prove valuable in supporting customer goals

    By Converter on April 26, 2018
    It’s no secret that Davis-Standard has the industry’s most extensive laboratory capabilities for both extrusion and converting applications. With R&D labs in Pawcatuck, Conn., Fulton, N.Y., and at the company’s subsidiary in Suzhou, China, customers have multiple options for making parts for proof-of-concept, experimenting with new resins, conducting materials development, and testing equipment prior to making large capital investments. According […]
  • Qualvis’ new selection pack increases sales for Twisting Spirits

    By Converter on April 25, 2018
    Following a chance conversation on social media, leading carton manufacturer, Qualvis Print & Packaging, has produced distinctive new gift packaging for Oxfordshire-based craft gin micro-distillery, Twisting Spirits The selection gift pack, comprising 3 x 20cl bottles, was created to showcase three flavours – Douglas-Fir, Kaffir Lime & Lemongrass and Earl Grey. In maintaining consistency with the distillers’ brand identity, the […]
  • Meech launches most powerful pulsed DC controller for anti-static hyperion range

    By Converter on April 24, 2018
    Meech International, which has been developing static control systems for the printing, packaging and plastics industries for more than 20 years, has announced the latest addition to its highly successful and innovative Hyperion product family – the 233v4 Pulsed DC Controller. Suitable for use in a wide variety of sectors, the 233v4 is a compact and powerful device that enables […]
  • PCI launches high containment packaging facility at Ireland site, EU

    By Converter on April 23, 2018
    Most recent EU acquisition and PCI’s latest site to offer state-of-the-art contained packaging facility to global customers for potent compounds Today, leading pharmaceutical outsourcing services provider PCI Pharma Services (PCI) premiered its new contained packaging facility for the primary and secondary packaging of highly potent products at its newly acquired site near Dublin, Ireland, EU.  This latest investment further demonstrates […]
  • Keeping You Posted

    By Converter on April 23, 2018
    RPC M&H Plastics has created a range of packaging solutions designed to be easily posted through letterboxes Our Postal Pack range is available for both solid and liquid contents, ideal for mail order products, with varying neck and closure specifications to fit either type of product. The standard solid dose variants are available in 150ml, 200ml, and 320ml, which the […]
  • A perfect day at the folding carton plant

    By Converter on April 23, 2018
    Its a sunny morning. You arrive at the folding carton plant. No traffic delays on the way – a smooth ride with a fresh Starbucks latte in the car’s cup-holder. For once, nobody was in your favourite parking spot. It promises to be a good day On the way from the parking lot to your office on the first floor […]
  • 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 […]