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Varga-Flexo Ltd. Installs 8-Color Press at Pacon Inc. in Los Angeles, CA

LOS ANGELES, CA—An 8-color central impression (CI) flexo press, built by Varga-Flexo Ltd., has been installed for operation. The European machine manufacturer has been producing flexographic printing presses for more than 25 years and has been producing exclusively servo driven machines for more than 15 years. This is the first time it installed a machine in the U.S. […]

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Ted Wolski Vetaphone

Ted Wolski Joins Vetaphone as Area Sales Manager for North America

CHICAGO, IL—Vetaphone, a leading manufacturer of surface treatment, and inventor of corona technology, has appointed Theodore Wolski as area sales manager for North America. Ted, as he is known, will take over responsibility for managing Vetaphone’s agents as part of strategic plan to establish closer relationships with end users. Ted, who holds a Masters in international […]

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Don Gustafson Joins IST America Corp. as Director of Business Development/Sheetfed Retrofit Specialist

SHOREWOOD, IL—IST America Corp., a premier UV curing systems solutions provider, is pleased to announce the appointment of Don Gustafson as director of business development/sheetfed retrofit specialist. Don brings more than 32 years of successful experience in the print and print related industry along with a broad spectrum of personal achievements to IST. His strong engineering and […]

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Mark Andy Digital One

Mark Andy to Debut Digital One Press at Labelexpo Americas

ST. LOUIS, MO—At Labelexpo Americas 2016, Mark Andy will debut Digital One, a new entry level digital printing and converting label press. Designed to print short run prime labels with inline converting at an unprecedented low investment level, Digital One is an ideal solution to introduce digital printing to any business. The new all in […]

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PC Industries to Showcase Print Solutions at Labelexpo Americas 2016

ROSEMONT, IL—PC Industries will be attending Labelexpo Americas at booth 1411 from Sept. 13-15 in Rosemont, IL. The company will present printers and converters with improved capabilities of its flagship system the Guardian PQV 100 percent inspection. Automatic Job Setup/Changeover The PQV3 offers automatic job changeover on the fly for digital printers to seamlessly continue […]

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The clean-hand technology, D2D registry system, and complete automation were some of the newest innovative features drawing The Label Shoppe to the Nilpeter FA-4*.

Nilpeter Sells FA-4* Press to The Label Shoppe

CITY OF INDUSTRY, CA—Nilpeter is proud to partner with The Label Shoppe and its continued growth. For more than 80 years, the Gaytan family has served the California region with the highest quality products. Now with the addition of the FA-4* 10-color servo press, the next generation is prepared to carry on this company legacy. “Due to […]

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Inovar Packaging Group Acquires 3 Companies

ARLINGTON, TX—Inovar Packaging Group, LLC (“Inovar”) has recently completed the purchase of several label and packaging manufacturers, continuing a series of acquisitions designed to help the organization grow strategically across the U.S. The company is executing on a strategic plan for growth, both organically and through acquisitions in partnership with business owners and management, building […]

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AWT Labels & Packaging to Install W&H Miraflex CI Press at South Elgin, IL Location

SOUTH ELGIN, IL—AWT Labels & Packaging will be installing a new 52-in., 10-color W&H Miraflex central impression (CI) press at its South Elgin facility. Installation begins in October with production scheduled for mid November. The new press is equipped with 10 printing decks, automated washup decks and several state of the art setup reduction modules that […]

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Omet Reaches 1,500 Machines Installed Worldwide

LECCO, Italy—A great result and a new milestone has been reached thanks to Omet‘s high quality and reliability recognized by the international market of label and packaging printers—1,500 machines installed worldwide. Since 1963, Omet’s commitment in designing and manufacturing printing machines for labels and flexible packaging, with a constant look at new solutions and improvements, […]

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Matt Sherry (CEO) and Scott Opfar (COO), FlexoOne Inc. alongside one of their two new Nilpeter FB servo presses.

Nilpeter Sells 2 Presses to FlexoOne

SALT LAKE CITY, UT—FlexoOne of Salt Lake City, UT was founded in 2006. The founders, who had extensive experience in the printing industry, had a unique idea for a business model that would provide excellent service to its customers and provide them with the finest quality flexographic products. The business model continues today to make FlexoOne […]

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