Posts tagged with ‘labels’

  • SICK’s Inline code matcher verifies ‘right product – right packaging’

    By Converter on July 2, 2018
    SICK has developed an integrated high-speed quality control system, the Inline Code Matcher, that ensures the right packaging is always used for the right product, avoiding the risk of wasteful rejects, safety issues or costly customer returns.  The stand-alone system is easy to retrofit to existing packaging lines The Inline Code Matcher works by matching 1D or 2D code data […]
  • Chris Jackson takes on Gallus role at Heidelberg UK

    By Converter on June 26, 2018
    Chris Jackson is to become product executive for labels at Heidelberg UK next month. He will be supporting Gallus front line representative John Hopkins by promoting the Gallus brand and technology. Chris has been with Heidelberg for four years, joining from KBA but he has product and marketing experience from his days with BASF “This opportunity comes at a perfect […]
  • From front door to factory floor, Hamilton Adhesive Labels commits to sustainability drive

    By Converter on June 26, 2018
    Hamilton Adhesive Labels, manufacturer of printed and plain labels for the food and drink, industrial, household and personal care sectors, is putting sustainability and waste reduction at the forefront of its business activity with far-reaching eco-initiatives A significant achievement has been accomplishing zero waste to landfill; an initiative it embarked upon in September 2017 when the volume of production waste […]
  • LTI chooses Vetaphone for corona treatment

    By Converter on May 22, 2018
    Labels, Tags & Inserts (LTI) has switched allegiance to Vetaphone for surface treatment on its Mark Andy presses after performance and reliability issues with its former supplier. The family owned business in Burlington NC currently operates six Mark Andy flexo lines, from two- up to nine-colours, as well as one of the manufacturer’s new entry-level Digital One toner presses The […]
  • 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 […]
  • 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 […]
  • SICK’s LabelChecker ticks the box for all-in-one quality control

    By Converter on April 3, 2018
    SICK has launched the LabelChecker, an ‘off-the-shelf’ label inspection solution with the ability to read and verify text, numbers, bar codes and 2D codes, as well as checking label design and print quality Based on SICK’s InspectorP vision sensor, the all-in-one solution is the first to be developed using SICK’s pioneering AppSpace programming environment. The solution was perfected in close […]
  • HERMA grows, recruiting 100 new employees

    By Converter on March 13, 2018
    With its three divisions Self-Adhesive Materials, Labels, and Labelling Machines,has grown by 6.5 per cent, posting record sales of 342.3 million euros. For 2018, the company aims at another plus of just under four percent: “That is bold and challenging, but achievable.” To safeguard further growth, HERMA is looking to hire nearly 100 new employees, and will begin commissioning further […]
  • New label capability expands customer offering

    By Converter on March 7, 2018
    RPC bpi protec Worcester has invested £1.7 million in a new flexographic printing press and slitting machine for the production of reel fed labels Ideal for applications such as water, soft drinks, cooking oils and milk, the specialist labels material offers excellent tensile strength for faster application speeds and the elimination of web breaks. The strength of the material also […]
  • CV Labels installs first Mark Andy Digital One in UK

    By Converter on February 6, 2018
    One of the UK’s leading converter of pharmaceutical, healthcare, and medical labels has chosen a Mark Andy Digital One press as part of a major investment programme in technology and a new extension at its headquarters in Irvine, Scotland. CV Labels, which was founded in 1989, moved into the pharma market in 2008, following a major decline in Scotland’s electronics […]