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Easy Open Application in Flexible Packaging: Snack N’ Seal

What is great about this new packaging is the resealable top designed to help keep the cookies fresh. The design is called “snack n’ seal” and that’s amazing.   Although folks in the baby products industry had used the idea before other applications, Kraft’s re-purposing of resealable plastics layers was so innovative it won an Read more…

Digital + Die Cutting: Labelexpo at Full Speed

Article by Sei Laser SEI Laser, world leader in laser technology, exhibits the latest enhanced version of Labelmaster at the next Labelexpo, in two models with web widths of 350 and 600 mm. With full digitalization, from order receipt to shipment, converters reach a new level of speed and productivity.   Labelmaster, the most complete Read more…

The Digital Evolution of Finishing and Embellishment

Article by Packaging Impressions   As digital printing has expanded the creative aspects of packaging design, digital technology on the finishing side has not been adopted as quickly. While the advantages of implementing a digital end-to-end workflow have been established, in many instances, printers and converters have gradually digitized their operations, beginning with their printing. Read more…

Gallas Label & Decal installs SENSOTEC automatic registration

26 Jan 2015, Label and Narrow   Gallas Label & Decal has installed SensoTec automatic registration technology on its eight-color, all UV Gallus EM280 combination press. By using SensoTec, Gallas intends to achieve reduced setup times and waste reductions.   “Clients who come to us with high-end projects will be delighted with the results. The SensoTec Read more…

SEI Laser: innovative solutions for flexible packaging

During the last SEI Laser open house dedicated to digital converting, we met Matteo Maffeis, SEI Laser sales manager for machines dedicated to flexible packaging. He showed us the latest innovations dedicated to flexible packaging converters. Thanks to laser technology, users can open new markets, whose limits are limited only by imagination. Complete the Form Read more…

MELZER smart labels, tags and tickets to be shown at MATIK booth #5803 during Labelexpo Americas 2018

During Labelexpo Americas 2018, MELZER GmbH, the market leader in RFID converting, will exhibit at MATIK booth #5803 their patented system that detects and ejects defective inlays, delivering 100% quality product before insertion. MELZER RFID converting solutions feature a constant low-tension web design, minimum material deflection and an exit RFID reader that ensures the highest Read more…

SEI Laser to demonstrate True Digital Finishing at Matik booth #5803 during Labelexpo Americas 2018

Digital label printing continues to escalate, driven by the desire for short runs, versioning, quick delivery, personalization, and offering unique features. However, a job is not complete until it is finished. SEI Laser will demonstrate ‘True Digital Finishing’ on their Labelmaster digital finishing machine on Matik’s booth 5803 during Labelexpo Americas 2018 in Rosemont, IL, Read more…

Tailor-Made Solutions for the Converting Industry

Converters and producers in the printing industry are facing various challenges today: Competitive markets, legal requirements as well as continuously changing trends and expectations of the end customer markets. To be as fast and flexible as required in this dynamic surrounding, the production line needs to be perfectly interconnected and run seamlessly. From May 29th Read more…

Matik, Inc. names Steve Leibin president and Wolfgang Ripper chief executive officer

WEST HARTFORD, Conn.—Matik, Inc., a leading distributor of European converting, packaging and printing machinery in North America has appointed Steve Leibin president of the company. The previous president, Wolfgang Ripper has transitioned into the chief executive officer (CEO) position and will work with Leibin.   Leibin has served within the packaging industry since 2001. During Read more…

Focused like a laser on the future

Published in Flexo GravureGlobal Italian company SEI Laser introduces more applications for the package printing industry. The Italian company, SEI Laser, provides additional solutions for flexible packagers within the converting market. Offering a new platform, the SEI flexible packaging division conducts laser cutting, scoring, micro and mac-ro-perforation on a variety of plastics, nylons and laminated Read more…