Tag: consumables

Sneak Peak From the 33rd Annual Packaging Impressions Excellence Awards

The judging for the 33rd annual Packaging Impressions Excellence Awards is complete, with the winners set to be announced in our upcoming August issue. Check out some scenes from this year’s judging, and take a listen in to what the judges had to say a…

Augmented Reality Reveals the Mystery of ‘The Phantom’

The rise of augmented reality has provided brands with an opportunity to interact with consumers by combining the digital and physical worlds into a truly memorable experience. Phantom Wine is one example of a brand embracing augmented reality, integra…

AICC Announces Opportunities for Packaging Designers

The AICC 2019 Annual Meeting will feature two opportunities specifically for packaging designers. A one-day training program called “Practical Innovation in Package Design” will include expert insight into the latest packaging design trends and challen…

GEW to Launch LeoLED UV Curing System at Labelexpo Europe 2019

GEW will launch its latest innovation at Labelexpo Europe 2019, the LeoLED UV Curing System. Features of the LeoLED UV Curing System include a 50mm width window, which gives a long dwell time and is waterproof-sealed for easy cleaning. It is also resil…

U.S. Tape and Label Opts for Prati Slitter/Rewinder

U.S. Tape & Label has added the Prati Saturn TE450 slitter/rewinder to increase efficiency and versatility in its production. The Saturn TE450 delivered to U.S. Tape & Label features the FASTCUT system, which decreases setup time and provides h…

With HP Indigo 20000 Install, Nosco Becomes First in the U.S. With Complete HP Indigo Packaging Portfolio

With HP Indigo solutions for the label and folding carton segments already installed, Nosco has announced it will expand its digital packaging capabilities into flexible packaging with the addition of an HP Indigo 20000 Digital Press and Karlville Pack…

All in the Family: A Strategy for Selling Closely Held Businesses

Family-owned businesses are the backbone of the printing industry, but when the time comes for closely held firms to put themselves up for sale, family ties don’t always pull in a helpful direction. With the right strategy in place however, family-owne…