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Avery Dennison to Acquire Hanita Coatings

GLENDALE, CA—Avery Dennison Corp. announced it has agreed to acquire Hanita Coatings, a pressure sensitive materials manufacturer of specialty films and laminates from Kibbutz Hanita Coatings and Tene Investment Funds for the purchase price of $75 million, subject to customary adjustments. Headquartered in Israel with sales and distribution facilities in the U.S., Germany, China and […]

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Mark Andy Receives UL 969 Certification for Digital Series Ink on Avery Dennison Substrates

ST LOUIS, MO—Mark Andy, a global leader in narrow web printing and converting solutions for 70 years, is proud to announce the successful UL 969 certification for Digital Series ink on Avery Dennison substrates. This certification is given by the Underwriters Laboratories, an internationally acknowledged safety science company, and is focused on ensuring the quality […]

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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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Nick Tucci Named VP Sales, Patricia Hubbard Named VP R&D at Avery Dennison’s Materials Group North America

MENTOR, OH—Avery Dennison announced it has appointed Nick Tucci, vice president, sales, Materials Group North America. It also announced the appointment of Patricia Hubbard, vice president, R&D, Materials Group North America. In this role, Nick will lead the business’s field sales, technical sales, customer service and technical support teams for label and packaging materials. “Nick’s success […]

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Avery Dennison to “Power Up” at Labelexpo Americas 2016

MENTOR, OH—Avery Dennison is ready and amped up for Labelexpo Americas 2016. The theme of the Avery Dennison booth (#119) will be “Power Up,” focusing on helping converters activate oft hidden opportunities to spur genuine growth. Each of the booth’s four zones will feature products tied to common label and packaging themes. Labelexpo Americas will […]

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MPS Systems North America Hosts Print Partners at Seminar

SPRINGFIELD, MA—Utilize technology and increase your profits! That, in a nutshell, was the message put out by MPS Systems North America and a host of printing partners that included ACTEGA, Advanced Vision Technologies (AVT), Apex, Avery Dennison, CC1, Dion Label, Graphbury Machines, Kocher + Beck and Kodak. These forces came together to offer a morning […]

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MPS Systems North America Announces Free Technology Seminar

GREEN BAY, WI—MPS Systems North America, Inc. (MPS) offers customers an opportunity to learn about the newest innovations and technology advancements at its free technology seminar. Attendees can expect to hear from industry experts, enjoy lunch, then take a tour of DION Label Printing in Westfield, MA for a demonstration of the MPS EF flagship […]

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MPS Partners With EMT International to Build Presses in U.S., Stages Live on Site Print Demonstration

HOBART, WI—MPS North America recently introduced a new business partner—EMT International, its designated U.S. based press assembler—as well as it EF multisubstrate press to some 130 members of the converting community. The daylong event, staged at Thornberry Creek Country Club and EMT International, both located in Hobart, WI; took place April 28. It combined technical […]

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Keara Wingert and Rachel Radewahn of Waukesha County Technical accept their first place award from Bettylyn Krafft of Phoenix Challenge Foundation.

2015 Phoenix Challenge High School Competition Winners Announced

CHARLOTTE, NC—After two and a half days of a spirited, multi functional competition at the 2015 International Phoenix Challenge High School Flexo Competition, the prizes were awarded to this year’s top performers. First place was awarded to Keara Wingert and Rachel Radewahn, from Waukesha County Technical in Pewaukee, WI. The pair won the first place […]

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Stock Report: How Brands & Consumers Are Impacting Label & Packaging Materials

No matter the material, pressure sensitive labeling and flexible packaging materials are gaining in popularity. According to The Freedonia Group in its Labels to 2015 study, pressure sensitive is the material of choice for more than 70 percent of labeled products, a demand said to rise 5.2 percent annually. In fact globally, pressure sensitive systems […]

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