October 22, 2020
 

Featured Resources

 
 
Sponsored by Maxcess International

Web Widths Change, Your Sensor Shouldn’t Have To

Increase Uptime, Line Speed, and Profits with the new DSE-45 Wideband Sensor from Fife. Increase Uptime – No manual repositioning required – IP65 rating allows for operation in harsh environments – Guides up to 16 edges at a time – Backward compatibility for easy installation Increase Line Speed and Profits – Superior resolution and accuracy – Digital standalone operation with data monitoring

 
 
 
Sponsored by Memjet

Inkjet Enabling New Opportunities in Food Packaging

Ongoing advancements in inkjet printheads, inks, and substrates are enabling inkjet presses toproduce fundamental food and beverage packaging applications including labels, folding cartons,corrugated, and flexible packaging. Download your copy of a new study from NAPCO Research Revolutionizing Food Packaging with Inkjet for more insight.

 
 
 
Sponsored by PRINTING United

PRINTING United Digital Experience is Going Live Next Week

 
 
 

LED UV: The Keys to Increased Profits, Throughput and Quality from Three Printer’s Experiences

Printers have always lived under the rule of the so-called Iron Triangle of “Service, Price or Quality…  Pick Two” To increase two sides of the triangle, the third would always have to give. Tune in to hear insights from three printers across the country to learn how they have leveraged LED UV retrofits on existing equipment to Break the Iron Triangle; increasing all three at the same time. 

 
 
 
Sponsored by Memjet

Breaking Down Entry Barriers to Digital Printing for Packaging

A new study from NAPCO Research finds that inkjet printing is fast becoming the technology of choice for producing labels and packaging, while also lowering entry barriers for offering packaging printing. Close to 300 providers of label and packaging printing services participated in the research, sponsored by Memjet. Download your free study today to find out how providers are benefiting from digital printing.

 

Today's Headlines

 
 

Developing a Strong Relationship with Packaging Security

by Chris Bauer

As brand owners seek to provide increased protection for their products, packaging security plays an important role in ensuring integrity throughout the value chain.

 
 
 

Market Research: The Secret Competitive Advantage in Print

by Nathan Safran

Understanding the benefits provided by market intelligence can lead print executives to make the informed decision on whether or not to invest in it. Done right, market research can reveal hidden opportunities for revenue growth, deliver customer insight, and help read the tea leaves on where the industry is headed.

 
 
 
 
 

Bacardi Reveals Plans for 100% Biodegradable Spirits Bottle

Bacardi and Danimer Scientific have announced a collaboration through which Bacardi will launch a 100% biodegradable spirits bottle by 2023. The new bottle will replace 80 million plastic bottles – 3,000 tons of plastic – currently produced by Bacardi across its portfolio of brands every year.

 
 
 

Matt Bennett Joins Fujifilm North America as VP in the Packaging Segment

Matt Bennett has joined Fujifilm North America Corporation, Graphic Systems Division, as VP of global strategy and business development for packaging. He will be responsible for developing the product roadmap and global go-to market strategy for packaging, focusing on digital solutions.

 
 
 

Heidelberg Highlights its Latest Initiatives in the Label Printing Segment

Heidelberg is utilizing an innovation initiative to step up its activities in the label segment and is further expanding its position in the growing labels market. In the growing labels sector, Heidelberg will be concentrating on end-to-end digitized solutions in sheetfed offset printing.

 
 
 

GPA Packaging Adds PPCTS DGM SMARTFOLD 1100SL CLASSIC X2 Folder/Gluer

The SMARTFOLD 1100SL CLASSIC X2 was installed and put into production in July 2020 and has given GPA the ability to produce a large variety of simple to complex folding and gluing structures.

 

Package of the Week

 
 

Diamond Packaging Dominates the Offset Carton Category with Crest Pro-Health Package

In today’s episode of POW!, we’re taking a look at the top offset printed folding carton in the 2020 Packaging Impressions Excellence Awards. The winning package was submitted by Diamond Packaging of Rochester, N.Y., and is a great example of how print and embellishment can create an eye-catching package.

 

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