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The Secret to Better Corrugated Board with Less Starch

Consumers in the corrugated industry are demanding a decrease in starch consumption.  And not just for the cost savings either.  Instead, it is the thinner, weaker paper – with weights as low as 80 grams – that are used for gluing board. … Continue reading

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Troubleshooting Part 2: Coating/Laminating

By Tom Kerchiss, RK Print Coat Instruments Ltd Co-operation and shared goal setting has become increasingly prevalent in label and package printing and converting as all supply chain providers and operatives strive to meet benchmark standards while endeavoring to make … Continue reading

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Sun Chemical Introduces Packaging Manifesto: 10 Key Challenges & Opportunities for Brand Owners

Expertise, demos and samples of solutions across all issues on hand from Sun Chemical at Interpack At Interpack 2014, Sun Chemical introduced its Packaging Manifesto, setting out the ten most significant challenges and opportunities for brand owners where packaging is … Continue reading

UV Ink Spitting is a Dirty Habit

by Flexo Concepts As competition for shelf space heats up, companies are forced to create more compelling-looking products.  That means better looking graphics, more vivid colors and unique packaging.  Today’s narrow web printers are turning to new ink and coating formulas to … Continue reading

How UV-LED Inkjet Technology is Increasing Profits for Flexographic Printers – Part 3

By Roland DGA  Package Prototyping 101: Why Universities Have Adopted Roland VersaUV Technology  Outside the business arena, VersaUV technology has found an enthusiastic audience within the university system, where the basics of the design, printing and finishing processes are taught … Continue reading

How UV-LED Inkjet Technology is Increasing Profits for Flexographic Printers – Part 2

By Roland DGA  UV Printers in Action To get a feel for how UV technology is revolutionizing pre-press and proofing, it helps to take a look at some real-world examples.  These companies are currently putting advanced UV-LED printers to work … Continue reading

How UV-LED Inkjet Technology is Increasing Profits for Flexographic Printers – Part 1

By Roland DGA Having the ability to quickly create a realistic package prototype that impresses a potential client with its detail and accuracy can make all the difference in the world when it comes to winning business in today’s competitive … Continue reading

Energy efficient adhesive coating

The next generation of ITW Dynatec Dynamelt™ S Series Adhesive Supply Units have been designed to reduce the amount of energy required to operate efficiently, thereby also reducing their TCO (total cost of ownership). Reducing energy consumption. The new Dynamelt™ S unit consumes 20% less energy and significantly less air than similar adhesive supply units […]

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Energy efficient adhesive coating

The next generation of ITW Dynatec Dynamelt™ S Series Adhesive Supply Units have been designed to reduce the amount of energy required to operate efficiently, thereby also reducing their TCO (total cost of ownership). Reducing energy consumption. The new Dynamelt™ S unit consumes 20% less energy and significantly less air than similar adhesive supply units …

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