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Sun Chemical, Windmoeller & Hoelscher to Host Joint Event on Eve of PACK EXPO

CHICAGO, IL—Sun Chemical and Windmoeller & Hoelscher will team up to host “Transform Your Packaging with Color,” an event designed to review trends and understand the impact of color on packaging and on the shelf. The event will be held on Saturday, Nov. 5, on the eve of PACK EXPO at R5 Chicago, the newest […]

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Domino Sells Labelexpo Americas Press to Xode

KUTZTOWN, PA—Xode, a manufacturer of custom labels and converting and a distributor of adhesives, abrasives, and tape products, and services since 1967, has purchased the Domino N610i 7-color digital UV inkjet label press that was shown in the Domino booth at Labelexpo Americas 2016. This is the first digital “production” press for Xode, and President […]

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Esko Donates CDI Spark 2530 to Ryerson’s School of Graphic Communications Management

MIAMISBURG, OH—Esko and Ryerson University’s School of Graphic Communications Management (GCM) announced Esko has donated a new Esko CDI flexo plate imager to the school. The gift in kind donation of an Esko CDI Spark 2530 flexo plate imager, replacing the one the school has had for a few years, will help Ryerson students continue […]

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Bobst, Michelman Partner on AlOx Film & Topcoat Solution

ROSELAND, NJ—In response to industry demand for high barrier AlOx transparent films to be better protected during the conversion process, Bobst and Michelman have collaborated to develop a unique solution combining topcoats with AlOx coatings to prevent barrier performance loss during conversion processes such as printing and lamination. Combining Michelman’s expertise in the field of […]

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X-Rite Announces ColorCert Suite 2.7, Educational Webinars

GRAND RAPIDS, MI—X-Rite Inc., a global leader in color science and technology, and its subsidiary Pantone LLC, announced the latest version of ColorCert Suite 2.7. The ColorCert Suite of software products provides real time color and print quality process control and reporting to help packaging printers and converters better manage the complexities of CMYK, expanded gamut […]

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Peter J. Mulheran Named VP & GM at Eaglewood Technologies

MINNEAPOLIS, MN—Eaglewood Technologies, anilox roll cleaning experts, is proud to announce the promotion of Peter J. Mulheran to VP and GM. Peter is responsible for managing the sales channel and product portfolio domestically and internationally. He also assures the company core focus is at the heart of day to day operations, which is “maximizing uptime for […]

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Esko Sells 3,000th CDI to Clicheria Blumenau

GHENT, Belgium—Esko, a leading global supplier of integrated solutions for the packaging, labels, sign and display industries, is proud to announce that Brazilian flexographic repro house Clicheria Blumenau has installed Esko’s 3000th CDI. The CDI Spark 5080 flexo plate making system with Pixel+ is the fifth Esko CDI for the company. Clicheria Blumenau technical manager Alexsandro […]

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Flint Group Announces nyloflex Xpress Thermal Processing System for Labelexpo Americas 2016

CHICAGO, IL—With a focus on innovation, Flint Group Flexographic Products introduces the new nyloflex Xpress Thermal Processing System for flexographic printing plates—incorporating the speed of thermal plate making with incredible plate and print quality. The nyloflex Xpress Thermal Processor incorporates a smart design with an enhanced user interface. The distinctive characteristics of the processor provide […]

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Avery Dennison to Showcase Photo-Reactive Adhesive Tech, High Performance Primax & FasClear at Labelexpo Americas

MENTOR, OH—Avery Dennison announced a pair of new technologies to be shown at the company’s booth at Labelexpo Americas 2016. They will be featured at Booth #119. The new, patent pending, Photo-Reactive (PR) Adhesive Technology offers simplification and reliability when permanent and removable functionality is needed. The technology provides converters another tool in the process to […]

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Esko Launches Series of Free Training Webinars

GHENT, Belgium—Esko is launching a global series of free training webinars, developed to help customers fully adopt the functionality of the Esko Software Platform 16. There are more than 120 free training webinars planned to help customers get the most out of their new software. “In developing Esko Software Platform 16, we researched our customer’s business […]

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