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Essential Packaging Trends

Packaging not only protects and preserves products, it also differentiates and positions a brand to connect with consumer values. Several new packaging trends improve a product’s marketability and help your brand compete more effectively.   Sustainability According to a recent survey, 74 percent of consumers are willing to pay more for products with environmentally-friendly packaging. Read more…

Fortis Solutions Group invests in Lombardi SYNCHROLINE Mid-Web Flexo Presses

Company benefits from speed, reliability and partnership Fortis Solutions Group recently invested in two high-speed, 24” flexo label presses from Lombardi Converting Machinery, an Italian manufacturer known for its quality and streamlined innovative technology. In addition to Lombardi’s ability to deliver the presses faster than other manufacturers, the SYNCROLINE flexo presses provide exceptional registration, speed, Read more…

Matik expands team to meet growing customer demand

Stencil Ease invests in SEI Laser Paperone 3500 finishing system to gain large customer

New capability to gain customer who currently buys from China Stencil Ease of Old Saybrook, Conn., has purchased a Paperone 3500, an advanced sheetfed laser cutting system manufactured by SEI Laser. The Paperone 3500 will help Stencil Ease regain a competitive edge by providing ultrafast, precision, true digital finishing for small to large projects on Read more…

OLBRICH at virtual.drupa

Join OLBRICH at virtual.drupa. OLBRICH’s sophisticated full-service package guarantees the realization of your new production plants exactly according to your ideas – from the conception to the design engineering and production right up to the commissioning of the new machines. This year the focus is on Digital Printing Technology: OLBRICH’s unique industrial inkjet printing technology Read more…

OLBRICH Technical Center, Pioneering Technologies for Coating and Laminating

More than 100 customer trials take place annually in OLBRICH’s technical center to test process optimizations and new plant concepts. And, OLBRICH engineers, chemists and process engineers develop innovative ideas and concepts on an interdisciplinary basis until they are ready for production.     Quick Links Manufacturer Website Brochure

Road to “4.0”: Press Automation Supports Narrow Web Profitability

FTA Article, By Steve Leibin of Matik   Narrow and mid web printer/converters are faced with numerous challenges, namely: decreasing order sizes, shorter time to market, increasing number of SKUs, shortage of skilled employees, intricate complexity of jobs, rising quality and consistency requirements; plus, of course, constant demand for lower prices.   Experts agree: “The Read more…

Orbytel expands capabilities and reduces time to market with SEI Laser

WEST HARTFORD, Conn.—Happy customers are the measure of success at Orbytel Printing & Packaging, which specializes in delivering high-quality printed labels and folding cartons for any-size order, quickly at an affordable price. Located in Cleveland, Ohio, the company has a mix of digital and traditional printing equipment to help deliver on that promise. Until recently, Read more…

SEI Introduces Paperone 7000 Packaging and Folding Carton Digital Converting and Finishing System

SEI Laser announces the introduction of the Paperone 7000 packaging and folding carton digital converting and finishing system. It is the most technologically advanced system for digital converting and finishing of B1 sheet materials. Paperone 7000 is the new modular laser-based solution for real-time digital die cutting and creasing. It is compatible with paperboard, cardboard, Read more…

Laser diecutting on solventless laminators in applications for flexible-packaging materials

Article by Giancarlo Caimmi in Converting Quarterly Diecutting, in the traditional mechanical version, has been used in web-related converting since the early days of the technology. Initially, it was used to cut see-through windows in postal envelopes. Then, with the growth of paper packaging and flexible packaging, it was used to provide additional value to Read more…