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Africa: UPM Raflatac buys certain Labelcote assets

UPM Raflatac has acquired selected assets of the South African label stock distributor Labelcote, part of Tiger Packaging. The parties have agreed not to...

Asia Pacific: Nordson opens technical center in Shanghai, China

Nordson Corporation has opened a 2,000 sqm technical center in Shanghai, China to provide enhanced engineering, testing, training, service and application expertise to the...

Europe: Perstorp, Corbion release copoloymer for hot melt adhesives

Perstorp and Corbion have developed a lactide caprolactone copolymer for hot melt adhesive applications, as a result from a partnership agreement they signed in...

Europe: MAXStick labels at foodservice counters

Epson Europe has endorsed the use of MAXStick on the Epson TM-L90 Plus LFC (liner-free compatible) thermal label printer. The endorsement covers the 74 gsm...

World: Flint Group releases single-component primer in EMEA for printing on PET, OPP

Flint Group has launched a single-component primer that provides strong adhesion of nitrocellulose-based inks printed on metallized polyethylene terephthalate (PET) and oriented polypropylene film...

Europe: Flint Group launches lightweight sleeve

Flint Group launches its rotec Lightweight Sleeve for conventional plate mounting with adhesive tapes. Offering weight savings up to 40% compared to standard sleeves on...

World: UPM Raflatac shows FIT label stock at Dubai show

UPM Raflatac presents the FIT range of efficiently thin, more sustainable, high-productivity label stock at Gulf Print & Pack on 13-16 April, 2015 in...

Europe: Husky installs automated line

Husky Injection Molding Systems' automated manufacturing line is now in operation at its Luxembourg facility. This is the third straight year that Husky has...

Europe: Herma expands in 2013 despite weak economic recovery

The Herma Group says it has continued to expand in 2013 fiscal year, achieving growth in sales in its business with self-adhesive materials, labels...

Europe: Beck’s beer bottles use casein-free labels

Henkel Adhesive Technologies has developed a new polymer for its glass bottle labeling adhesives that are casein-free for AB InBev Beck's brand beer bottles. Casein,...

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