Peacocking in packaging

10 December 2021

The competition between high-value consumer goods such as wines and spirits, is ever increasing and the demand for fine detail and unique effects on packaging…

Bringing out the decorations

30 January 2019

The rise embossing and foiling within the flexo industry is bringing a surge of exciting print and packaging to supermarket shelves. Helen Dugdale investigates.

Shiny happy people

20 December 2017

API’s Holonique consultancy produces holographic effects such as this condensation   No single effect screams luxury quite as effectively as a nice bit of foiling…

UltraFoil revealed at Labelexpo

2 October 2013

Innovia Films’ research and development centre Innovia Films showed off its latest development in coating technology at Labelexpo in Brussels the UltraFoil as well as…

Falcontec acquired by UEI Group

24 October 2012

Larry Hutchison, UEI Group president and CEO (left) and Stan Vigurs, Falcontec   UEI Group, headquartered in USA, has acquired the assets of Falcontec Ltd…