Key articles

 

EFIA keeps focus on sustainability

19 August 2019

A second breakfast meeting held by EFIA continued the discussion on where the flexo industry sits in the debate on packaging sustainability. Attendees were gathered…

Stars of the screen

13 August 2019

The science behind creating the dots on a flexo plate is what allows the industry to produce high quality flexo print.

Built in Britain

8 July 2019

A long and mixed history has given Edale a deep understanding of how to build the types of presses preferred by the narrow market today.

UV Days shine bright

1 July 2019

IST Metz held its UV Days in-house trade show to display its latest developments in UV, LED and excimer technology at its headquarters in Nürtingen,…

On the Mississippi: FTA Forum and Infoflex

24 June 2019

The Flexographic Technical Association’s Forum and Infoflex event once again provided the US flexo community with high quality conference sessions combined with plenty of networking…

Finding the right cure

5 June 2019

UV curing dominates narrow web flexo printing, while there are different options on the market, what is the flexo market choosing for its cure?

A cut above

5 June 2019

Accurately slicing adhesive or extremely thin substrates at high speed is an engineering nightmare.

Label&Print show springs back

20 March 2019

With high quality speakers, 300 industry suppliers and a record-breaking 6922 visitors, Packaging Innovations, Empack and Label&Print had a triumphant return to Birmingham’s NEC.

Closing the loop

11 March 2019

Adding automation to a press not only improves the overall productivity but reassures customers of the output quality.

Water, water, everywhere

8 March 2019

Michal Lodej examines how concerns about sustainability are driving brands towards water-based inks.

Make the polluter pay

6 March 2019

The new resources and waste strategy published by DEFRA shows that cost of meeting packaging recycling targets will be paid for by packaging producers.

ICE Europe 2019

5 March 2019

ICE Europe and CCE International will be a showcase of how the industry is addressing the challenges it faces.