Posts tagged with ‘Europe’

  • 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 […]
  • Imprimerie Billet chooses Codimag’s Viva 340 Aniflo press

    By Converter on December 19, 2017
    Imprimerie Billet, a major supplier of labels for Champagne wines, has installed a five-colour Codimag Viva 340 Aniflo press with extensive high-value inline finishing capabilities, at its facility in Damery, near Épernay, France. Using waterless offset inks and plates, Aniflo technology features an offset printing unit with a simple anilox delivery system to supply a uniform ink amount along and […]
  • DS Smith announces coffee cup recycling trials

    By Converter on December 8, 2017
    DS Smith has announced its involvement in a trial to research the highly-topical issue of coffee cup recycling. The project, which will commence in January 2018, will be run on behalf of the Paper Cup Recycling and Recovery Group (PCRRG). An analysis of the feasibility of recycling used coffee cups will be undertaken at DS Smith’s Kemsley Paper Mill in […]
  • Flint Group announces the acquisition of Eston Chimica in Italy

    By Converter on December 4, 2017
    Flint Group recently announced the acquisition of Eston Chimica located in Padova, Italy. This follows Flint Group’s strategy to grow not only organically, but also through tactical acquisition. Eston Chimica manufactures and sells water-based inks for flexo and gravure applications to printers predominantly located in Italy and Southern Europe. The company supports key paper and board applications, such as corrugated, […]
  • Aurelius acquires Spanish core board and solid board packaging specialist

    By Converter on December 4, 2017
    Aurelius Equity Opportunities, the listed mid-market pan-European investor, has recently announced the acquisition of Abelan Board Industrial, a major producer of core board and solid board packaging products operating out of Southern Europe, from PHI Industrial. The deal represents Aurelius’ third acquisition in the European packaging sector since 2015 and will further strengthen the Group’s operations in this market. The […]
  • FlexoTech Awards 2017: Sandon Global congratulate winning customers.  

    By Converter on November 30, 2017
    Anilox manufacturers, Sandon Global, are celebrating the part they played in this year’s FlexoTech Awards. Sandon Global’s export manager, Stuart Mitchel, said, “We attended the awards evening which as ever was well organised by FlexoTech Magazine. As the presentations concluded we took great pride as we calculated some interesting statistics on the number of winners and nominees using Sandon Global […]
  • Wavegrip’s new appointment strengthens sales and development team

    By Converter on November 29, 2017
    WaveGrip, manufacturer of beverage multi-packaging solutions, has appointed Paulo Catalão as its sales and business development manager, EMEA. The appointment will strengthen its international sales team, enabling WaveGrip to focus on building new business opportunities for its range of flexible carriers and applicators across the beverage market. In his role, Catalão will be responsible for the European, Middle East and […]
  • KDX introduces a new thin gauge gloss laminating film

    By Converter on November 29, 2017
    KDX, one of the leaders in the manufacture of advanced polymer materials including thermal laminating films, BOPP wet films and  3D lenticular solutions, has added a thin gauge BOPP gloss laminating film to its portfolio. The new thin film is aimed at Printers and Print Trade Finishers with high volume production laminating equipment. The new film is available in 18-micron […]
  • Is Print Dead?

    By Converter on November 27, 2017
    “Not at all,” said Rinus Hoebeke, sales and marketing, Imprima Graphics Division, Toray. Hoebeke pointed out that Toray, a Japanese company, was founded in 1926 and has traditionally taken a leading role in market trends. “We do operate in a niche,” Hoebeke said. “However, what we see happening in the market reassures us that our technologies — and print in […]
  • Toyo Ink SC Holdings purchases land to expand business in Turkey

    By Converter on November 23, 2017
    Toyo Ink SC Holdings, the parent company of the Toyo Ink Group of companies, recently announced that its subsidiary company Toyo Printing Inks, a manufacturer of inks and coatings in Turkey, has decided to purchase approximately 62,000sq metres of land for the future expansion of its operations in the Manisa Province in western Turkey. The new plot is located in […]