DuPont Packaging Graphics has announced the introduction of the DuPont™ Cyrel® Quality Assured Platemaking program. This updated program builds on the 15-year tradition of the Cyrel® QA Tradeshop program, and is now being offered to both printers and tradeshops in North America who process digital Cyrel® plates. Like its predecessor, the Cyrel® Quality Assured Platemaking program is designed to help all users to consistently achieve the highest print quality and on-press performance from their finished DuPont™ Cyrel® flexographic printing plates.Read more
As a leading supplier of equipment and services to the packaging industry, Bobst spends a lot of time and effort getting to know its customers. Now, both existing and potential Bobst clients, as well as the general public, can find out more about Bobst, thanks to a short video.
Showing the history, global reach, range of products and values of a company that serves more than 50 percent of the worldwide packaging industry, the five-minute video also highlights the innovation, knowledge and passion of the 5,000 strong global BOBST team.Read more
Linde Material Handling North America Corporation announced today that it will change its corporate name to KION North America Corporation, effective on or about Jan. 1, 2015. This change will allow the company to better align itself with its European parent company, The KION Group and serve as a platform for the company's KION 2020 North American growth strategy.Read more
After a one year gig as the AICC Chairman, I’m back like a bad habit you just can’t shake. As in the past, my intention is to tell you what I think on a variety of topics that impact the corrugated industry. Your agreement with my position or opposition to it is irrelevant in the sense that there is no right or wrong. My thoughts are to stimulate your thoughts and discussion. However, be warned that studies show that I am right 98.6 percent of the time.Read more
U.S. packaging machinery shipments increased by 6 percent, to $7.9 billion, in 2013; and a rise in retail-ready packaging (RRP) is changing the role of secondary packaging, according to PACK EXPO owner and producer PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies.
PMMI released the findings of its 2014 State of the Industry: Packaging Machinery Shipments Study (SOTI) and 2014 Secondary Packaging Market Research Study this morning at a press briefing conducted on site at PACK EXPO International and Pharma EXPO 2014.Read more