Industry Headlines

London-Based DS Smith Continues Expansion in North America
June 18, 2019 at 11:40 am

DS Smith's North American expansion is set to continue with the opening of a new U.S. headquarters in Atlanta. The company has established a strong background of environmentally-focused initiatives in Europe, which it seeks to expand in North America as consumers desire more sustainability options in packaging.

Half-Day Intensives Set Tone for PRINTING United Experience
June 18, 2019 at 11:59 am

In addition to its 96 educational sessions, PRINTING United — the latest iteration of the SGIA Expo — will feature three half-day intensive workshops on Tuesday, October 22, the day before its official kickoff in Dallas.

David Hill, Founder and Co-Owner of The BoxMaker, Passes Away
June 18, 2019 at 9:52 am

David A. Hill, founder and co-owner of Kent, Wash.-based The BoxMaker, passed away on Sunday, June 16, the company announced. The company, which Hill began in 1981, has since expanded to seven locations throughout Washington and Oregon.

Technologies Driving Packaging’s Future
June 18, 2019 at 12:04 pm

In a rapidly evolving industry, package printers, converters and brands are being challenged to deliver more advanced packaging, and deliver it faster. Technological solutions are emerging to make what once seemed futuristic into reality.

Digital Packaging Summit Provides a Unique Collaborative Format for Sponsors
June 17, 2019 at 4:21 pm

While users are looking for information and guidance, suppliers are looking for ways to identify and develop relationships with potential buyers specifically interested in digital package printing and finishing solutions. The Digital Packaging Summit is designed to meet both of these needs.

Discount Labels Continues to Evolve with Domino Digital Printing Equipment
June 17, 2019 at 9:59 am

Discount Labels, located in New Albany, Indiana, continues to grow its business with an evolution of digital printing equipment from Domino. Since 2012, Discount Labels has invested in multiple pieces of equipment from Domino, including the K600i digital UV inkjet printer and the N610i inkjet label press.

The Central Group to Add New Barberán Jetmaster Digital Press
June 10, 2019 at 3:46 pm

The Central Group in Mississauga, Ontario, will install a new Barberán Jetmaster 1750 with six colors and a maximum speed of 80 m./min. The new press will expand The Central Group's capabilities, including variable data.