Techkon Completes SpectroVision Installation for Leading Label & Packaging Solutions Company

DANVERS, MA—Techkon—an innovation leader in high-precision color measurement solutions for the global print and packaging communities—announced a multi-unit SpectroVision inline quality inspection installation with a leading label and packaging solutions company (“the Company”) with locations throughout the United States. As with many other label and packaging companies worldwide, “the Company” recently implemented a new ECG … Continued

ACTEGA North America R&D Center Installs Mark Andy P5 Press

DELRAN, NJ—ACTEGA North America is pleased to announce the purchase and installation of a Mark Andy Performance Series P5, 13-in. flexographic press at its Twin Lakes R&D facility in Charlotte, NC. The press has six print stations and a rail system currently carrying a Stork rotary screen unit, inline lamination and die cutting add-ons. Being … Continued

Jet Label & Packaging Invests in One-Pass RFID Insertion Using Mark Andy Press

EDMONTON, AB, Canada—FTA member Jet Label & Packaging, a Western Canada producer of labels and printed tape for a broad range of industries, has installed a single-pass RFID inserting system involving an existing flexographic press from fellow FTA member Mark Andy and an RFID application unit from Tamarack. Engineers from Mark Andy retrofitted an existing press at … Continued

Labelexpo Americas 2018 Records Largest Show to Date

ROSEMONT, IL—The organizer of Labelexpo Americas 2018 is pleased to report that the 16th edition of the biennial trade show was the largest in its history. A total of 487 exhibitors were spread across the biggest floorspace yet, at 203,642 square feet, with almost 30 percent of exhibitors new to this year’s show. During the … Continued

Paul Briggs Named OMET’s Official Agent for the UK & Ireland

LECCO, Italy—OMET announced the appointment of Paul Briggs as the official agent for the UK and Ireland effective from Oct. 1, to strengthen presence and aim for increased sales and service opportunities in this vibrant market place. Paul Briggs, previously the managing director of Mark Andy UK, subsequently sales director of Mark Andy Europe and … Continued