Green-Label Adds Second Nilpeter FA-17 Press

SLAGELSE, Denmark—Longtime Nilpeter customer Green-Label of Aarhus, Denmark has acquired a second Nilpeter FA-17 press, adding capacity in order to meet increasing customer demands. Nilpeter is pleased to continue the great, longstanding relationship with Green-Label. Green-Label’s new 8-color FA-17 features the added registration and film application packages, a rail system for value-adding options, soft-tension unwind … Continued

TC Transcontinental Packaging Launches Sustainability Section of Website

MONTREAL, Canada—Over the past few months, TC Transcontinental Packaging has been working on updating its website content to educate its clients and the consumers on the benefits of flexible packaging and its impact on the environment. The new web section has been launched. Sustainability has been at the core of the company’s values for well … Continued

One Caribbean Flexipac Industries and Solutions Finds Success with Comexi Equipment

GIRONA, Spain—In 2018, the Trinidad and Tobago company Caribbean Flexipac Industries and Solutions purchased a Comexi F2 MB flexo press, a Comexi SL2 laminator and a Comexi S2 DS slitter. Presently, two years later, after receiving comprehensive training at both its facility and Comexi’s headquarters in Riudellots de la Selva, One Caribbean Flexipac Industries and … Continued

MacDermid Graphics Solutions Appoints Matt Bennett as Vice President, EMEA

ATLANTA, GA—MacDermid Graphics Solutions has announced the appointment of Matt Bennett as vice president, EMEA. Bennett will lead MacDermid’s efforts to expand and grow this significant market. Bennett joins MacDermid with more than 20 years of leadership and experience, most recently with SGK, in the global packaging industry with substantial international expertise delivering successful business … Continued

Domino Unveils New Full Video on Digital Aqueous Inkjet Corrugated Press

GURNEE, IL—In June, Domino provided a sneak peek of the new X630i digital aqueous inkjet press with a 42-second video teaser, as its continues to grow its digital printing business with entrance into the corrugated sector. And now, Domino unveils a three-minute, full version video providing further details on this innovative and exciting digital corrugated … Continued

FUJIFILM Canada Promotes Stephane Blais to Vice President, Graphic Systems and Technical Services Divisions

MISSISSAUGA, Canada—FUJIFILM Canada Inc has announced the promotion of Stephane Blais to the newly created position of vice president, Graphic Systems and Technical Services Divisions. With oversight of Graphic Systems and Technical Services in this role, Blais will drive greater efficiency and teamwork across both divisions. As Fujifilm expands its Graphics Systems business in Canada, … Continued

Tim Fox Succeeds Kurt Flathmann as VP of Sales at Allstein

HERFORD, Germany—Allstein announced the retirement of Kurt Flathmann after 47 years in the packaging industry—the last eight years working for Allstein as head of sales in North America. Flathmann started initially at Pamarco, then went to Bobst Champlain, then Fischer & Krecke, then Bobst when it bought F&K, and finally participated in starting up Allstein. … Continued

MacDermid Graphics Solutions Partners with Digimarc Corp

ATLANTA, GA—MacDermid Graphics Solutions announced a strategic partnership with Digimarc Corp to expand the application of Digimarc for packaging in the global flexographic printing market. MacDermid is delighted to be the first flexographic plate manufacturer to partner with Digimarc. MacDermid’s world-class products and technical support enable printers to deliver the high print quality to meet … Continued

Nordmeccanica Maintains Production and Service Through Pandemic

PIACENZA, Italy—Nordmeccanica, a leading supplier to the industry of coating and laminating machinery, never interrupted production and service through the most critical times of the virus crisis. Being an essential business, Nordmeccanica has been allowed to keep its production departments up and running, and its after sales service location operative around the world. In particular, … Continued

Color Consistency in Prepress

Talk about color consistency! More often than not, discussion centers on process control in the pressroom. Still, considerations need to be accounted for in the stages leading up to the ink meeting the substrate: color separation styles and how to properly construct spot colors out of process builds. Correctly address those two topics and your … Continued