• PSA help and know-how offered in six languages

    PSA help and know-how offered in six languages

    Industry members now have access to in-depth application know-how, information on pressure sensitive adhesives (PSA) technology for tapes, labels, graphics, medical and drug delivery polymers as well as technical services in six languages via the Henkel website. Henkel proudly claims to be the only supplier offering the four main PSA technologies: Hotmelt, solvent acrylic, UV

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  • Food processors get a 360o view of line

    Food processors get a 360o view of line

    To support global food manufacturers in meeting the documentation and active managerial control requirements of the Food Safety Modernisation Act (FSMA) when exporting their products to the US, Mettler-Toledo Product Inspection has launched the enhanced ProdX™ 2.0 data management software. Designed for use on food lines, as well as in pharmaceutical and chemical processing, the

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  • BOPP Filmic solutions to be displayed at show

    BOPP Filmic solutions to be displayed at show

    Innovia Films will be showcasing products around four current market themes at this year’s Interpack show which takes place in Düsseldorf, Germany, from May 4th to10th. In light of the increasing demand for longer shelf life to reduce food waste, the company’s high barrier films provide protection from aromas, moisture, mineral oil and gases, while

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  • New green inflatable packaging solution has the edge

    New green inflatable packaging solution has the edge

    Environmentally-friendly packaging manufacturer, Easypack Limited, has introduced a new ‘green’ air cushion solution to its sustainable packaging portfolio. Airspeed® edge is a compact and flexible inflatable void fill system which offers an environmentally-friendly solution for on-demand packaging. Producing lightweight, puncture resistant film, it is fast, quiet, easy to load and use.  Weighing 12kg, it is

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  • GravureTECH: A new approach to high definition printing

    GravureTECH: A new approach to high definition printing

    Mondi Consumer Goods Packaging showcased GravureTECH, a new approach to the original high-definition printing process, at Packaging Innovations. GravureTECH combines the high-definition print benefits of pin-sharp accuracy, precise colour matching and photographic representation, with time and money saving. It works with other items in the company’s range, including PouchTECH and CookTECH, to deliver functional and

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  • Sustainable pouch solution introduced

    Sustainable pouch solution introduced

    The EcoFresh pouch, which was unveiled by Mondi Consumer Goods Packaging at Packaging Innovations, is fully recyclable and is a new development to Mondi’s market leading FreshTECH pouch range. Mondi Deeside Senior Technical Manager Graeme Smith added: “Pouches are convenient, versatile and can offer re-closability, meaning that even after the product has been opened, the

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  • Family business 80 years strong

    Family business 80 years strong

    When Gordon & Eve Freer started a business selling buttons in 1937, little did they know that 80 years later their thriving business would still be going from strength to strength. Now in its third generation Measom Freer & Co Ltd still has the same ethos of good customer care and has built a reputation

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  • Hand cream tubes pave the way for new product range

    Hand cream tubes pave the way for new product range

    M&H Plastics has worked with The Chapel on the launch of its first product range. The award-winning hair & lifestyle company chose M&H, part of the RPC Group of companies, to create the packaging for its luxury hand creams in the collection which also includes candles and pulse point fragrances. M&H Plastics designed the 75ml

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  • New pack to wow the luxury sectors

    New pack to wow the luxury sectors

    Global metallic paper and board supplier, Mirri (a division of Celloglas), has launched a new product for luxury retailers and creative agencies. The Mirri Wow Pack provides bespoke luxury e-commerce packaging as research shows that consumers rank packaging almost equal to the brand when it comes to overall product satisfaction. Using its new board-to-board laminator,

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