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Payne’s Tape & Labels Offer Ideal Solution for QR Codes to Encourage Brand Loyalty

Brand owners are ideally placed to take advantage of the growing popularity of hi-tech Quick Response (QR)codes using printed message tape and labels from Payne. A QR code is a type of matrix barcode or 2D code which can be read by a smartphone or… (…

JSP & Qycell JV to Develop Sheet Foam Materials Used in Pressure Sensitive Tape, Laminate & More

JSP announces the launch of a new business: manufacturing sheet foams as a joint venture with Qycell Corporation of Ontario, California. This new JSP activity will focus on development, manufacturing and marketing of sheet foam materials based on a… …

Henkel extends Board Member contracts

02/23/2012 – Düsseldorf / Germany
Contract of CEO Kasper Rorsted extended by five years
Contract of Hans Van Bylen as Executive Vice President Cosmetics/Toiletries also extended by five years

UPM Raflatac Expands Durables Labeling Range with PET Matt White TC 50

UPM Raflatac has launched a new addition to the durables labeling range. The new top-coated polyester face PET Matt White TC 50 offers a more fit-for-purpose solution in many applications compared with the highly heat-resistant PET Matt White 60. (Indu…

Polyonics Launches Series of Double-coated Tapes to Protect Static Sensitive Devices

Polyonics double-coated tapes are ideal for bonding static sensitive devices (SSD) that will be exposed to extremely high temperatures and harsh manufacturing environments. This includes areas where the presence of electrostatic charges must be… (Ind…

What You Need to Know About Pressure-Sensitive Adhesives

In the January 2011 edition of “Labels and Labeling,” MACtac Specialty Products Technical Quality Assurance Manager David Ohnmeiss penned an article about some of the most commonly asked questions from clients. The article, “The Top 10,” discus…

Breakthrough in the development of labeling adhesives

Labeling adhesives have to satisfy multiple requirements. A new generation of casein-free adhesives now offers extended properties and a performance profile that ensures trouble-free production processes for beverage manufacturers while extending their…