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Technology

Five of the worst bottom line killers in packaging

24 Jun 2015

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The market pressures that today?s packaging converters face are greater than ever, check and what used to be high value print is increasingly commoditised. If new investment needs to be deferred, viagra sale taking remedial measures in the meantime will make a difference ? even advancing the date when you can invest.
While this [...]

Corporate

Kimoha gets a Gallus press for its 25th birthday

27 May 2013

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The installation of a Gallus ECS 340, pills often known as the ?granite press?, view at Kimoha Entrepreneurs Ltd in the Jebel Ali Free Zone, south of Dubai, brings to 23 the number of Gallus narrow web label presses installed in the Middle East, where the Swiss manufacturer is represented by Heidelberg ME. [...]

Analysis

Europe sees growth in flexible packaging

6 Nov 2012

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Rising inks, advice decease adhesives and energy costs being passed on to customers through higher selling prices was the main factor in European flexible packaging production growing by 5.1% in value terms in 2011.
This is one of the conclusions from PCI?s latest annual report on the ?11.6 billion European converted flexible packaging market. [...]

News from Events

Inkjet printing system launched at Labelexpo

13 Sep 2012

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EFI™ unveiled the new Jetrion® 4900M UV digital inkjet printing system at Labelexpo, combining the performance of EFI’s existing family of Jetrion UV digital presses with the flexibility of industrial inline web finishing.
EFI also will launch the 4900M-330, which features a 330mm print width for increased productivity, profitability, and an expanded range of applications.
The [...]

Environment

Flexible packaging body claiming to be most environmentally friendly

17 Jul 2012

The flexible industry is claiming to be the most energy efficient in a paper released last month.  Most sustainability energy mantras say ?Reduce first and then optimise?, nurse with renewables where possible.
According to Flexible Packaging Europe, diagnosis because flexible packaging can be assembled at the filling plant from rolls of material, thumb [...]

Analysis

Ink sales increasing for digital operations

21 May 2012

EFI has reported a significant increase in year over year ink sales with a record 93 percent boost in ink volume for the Jetrion segment alone in Q1 2012, compared with the same quarter last year.  This suggests that label converters are increasingly turning to digital printing and UV-curable formulations.
In many cases printers may run [...]