Finishing - Digital Enhancement
This week’s episode of POW! Package of the Week! looks at a digitally printed and laser cut-and-scored carton for One Basix protein bars line by One Brands, located in Charlotte, North Carolina. Virtual Packaging sent us the packaging, which was printed at the PSP’s plant in Grapeview, Texas.
The board of the Swiss-German Wine Association approved a digital IT platform that will enable branded digital, holographic labels.
Scodix announced the first installation of the Scodix Ultra 5000 Digital Enhancement B2 Press at Burger Druck. Dirk Burger, owner of Burger Druck, explains, “With this press, we continue to outpace the competition in the commercial and packaging sectors.”
The first company in the Americas to install the Highcon Beam 2C for corrugated, Boxes Inc., to expand use of the digital finishing system beyond supporting Xceed—the printing company's online, customized packaging web-to-pack site.
Following the successful installation of a Highcon Euclid IIIC digital cutting and creasing machine at their Brook Park, Ohio site at the end of 2019, Digital Room has now increased production with a newly installed Beam 2 machine at their site in Van Nuys, Calif.
To further extend its reach, Highcon has partnered with Sun Automation, who will be promoting and selling Highcon digital converting solutions for corrugated in North America.
A label or package that engages multiple senses is sure to stand out on shelf. Digital embellishment platforms have emerged to take on these opportunities.
LPI has partnered with Israeli-based Scodix to purchase multiple Scodix Ultra 6000 Digital Enhancement Presses, the first of which will be installed at LPI’s New Berlin, Wis., location this July.