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3D Holographic Effects for Package Printing Come to Life in New Video

3D Holographic Effects for Package Printing Come to Life in New Video

| November 28, 2017

Breit Technologies has launched a new video that visually captures the holographic effects of the firm’s Cast & Cure decorative finishes for visually enhancing the look and feel of brand packaging. (Overland Park, KS) – Decorative Cast & Cure (C2) films from Breit Technologies are used by leading printers and brand owners to create dynamic […]

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The December 2017 Digital Issue is Now Online!

The December 2017 Digital Issue is Now Online!

| November 22, 2017

View Current Issue Want to be featured in the next issue of Converting Hotline featuring Printing & Graphics Solutions or on our website (or both!)? Click here to see the wide variety of advertising opportunities we offer!

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Packaging Adhesives Market Worth $10.11 Billion by 2025

| November 22, 2017

The global packaging adhesives market is expected to reach US$10.11 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc (grandviewresearch.com). The growing usage of packaging adhesives in flexible packaging, paper & board packaging, and rigid packaging is anticipated to strengthen the market growth. Increasing demand for packaged food products and organized retailing has resulted in […]

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A Look at The Global Inflatable Packaging Market

| November 21, 2017

The global inflatable packaging market is highly fragmented with a few dominant players that collectively hold a small share in the market, states Transparency Market Research (TMR; transparencymarketresearch.com) in a new report. Large players are increasingly collaborating with small ones to expand their service capabilities and product portfolio, which is helping to make the business […]

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TricorBraun Buys B.C.-based Flexible Packager Taipak

| November 21, 2017

Taipak Enterprises Ltd., a flexible packaging supplier headquartered in Richmond, B.C., has been acquired by packaging solutions provider TricorBraun (tricorbraun.com) for an undisclosed amount. In a statement, TricorBraun described the purchase as a “true milestone” – the first time in its 100-year history that it has entered the flexible packaging industry. “It’s a move that significantly […]

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DPC100 – Adjustable Table Top Multi-Point Clamshell Sealer

DPC100 – Adjustable Table Top Multi-Point Clamshell Sealer

| November 21, 2017

This table top sealer utilizes the same technology and quality components that have made the DPC10 the industry standard while meeting the requirements of adjustability and simultaneous multi-point sealing. This sealer can be used to weld OPS, PSP, PVC, EPS cases and is ideal for clam shells. It is a fast, easy to use, inexpensive […]

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New Converters Expo Event to Launch in Charlotte

| November 20, 2017

Since 1997, Converters Expo has brought professionals from across the converting industry to Wisconsin to share the latest technology, products, and ideas. Converters Expo is adding a new show, Converters Expo South, which will debut on February 6, 2018 in Charlotte, NC at the Charlotte Convention Center. “The Carolina-Georgia area is the second largest ‘Converting […]

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Flexible Packaging Keeps Food Fresher Longer and Helps Reduce Food Waste

Flexible Packaging Keeps Food Fresher Longer and Helps Reduce Food Waste

| November 16, 2017

The Flexible Packaging Association (FPA; flexpack.org) announces a new infographic that highlights how flexible packaging is helping to keep food fresher and prevent food waste. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, approximately 40% of food is not consumed. The annual amount of food waste is 36 million tons, which is worth $162 billion. The […]

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Goss Receives Order for M130 Press Upgrade at Catamount Color

| November 16, 2017

Goss (gossinternational.com) has received an order for an M130 press upgrade at Catamount Color with the goal of improving efficiency, reducing waste and enhancing color consistency. The upgrade on the M130 sixteen-page web press system will include an ink fountain upgrade, which consists of the more responsive one-piece ink key motors and potentiometers which are […]

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Key Insights on the Global Flexible Plastic Packaging Market

| November 15, 2017

The latest market research report by Technavio (technavio.com) on the global flexible plastic packaging market predicts a CAGR of more than 6% during the period 2017-2021. The report segments the global flexible plastic packaging market into two segments based on end-user (food and beverage, healthcare, and others) and geography (EMEA, APAC, and the Americas). It provides a detailed […]

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