Tag: Flexible Packaging

ePac Purchases 20 HP Indigo Presses, Eyes Expansion to 15 Sites

ePac, a provider of digitally-printed flexible packaging, has signed for 20 new HP Indigo digital presses. The presses are expected to be installed at ePac locations by 2020, and the company is planning to grow to 15 total locations.

Glenroy Chosen as Exclusive Converter of Premade STANDCAP Pouch

Glenroy Inc., a flexible packaging printer and converter in Menomonee Falls, Wis., has been selected as the exclusive pouch converter of the new premade STANDCAP Pouch. The STANDCAP Pouch is designed for controlled dispensing, allowing the consumer to …

ePac Flexible Packaging to Expand With New Boston Plant

ePac Flexible Packaging, a multi-location company producing entirely digitally-printed flexible packaging, has announced it will be opening a new facility in Boston. The plant will serve the New England region and will focus on the packaging needs of s…

Package of Month: Whirlybird Pouch Provides Snacking on the Go

Welcome to packagePRINTING’s new video series, “Package of the Month,” where we highlight packaging samples that we feel deserve some special recognition. This episode features a flexible pouch for Whirlybird Granola, which is a great example of how fl…

Flexible Packaging Industry Continues to Battle Back Against Tariffs

Since the Trump administration first imposed tariffs on imported aluminum, the flexible packaging industry, which relies on the use of aluminum foil, has been significantly impacted. As the final months of 2018 approach, the Flexible Packaging Associat…

W&H Digital Flexible Packaging Press to Use Xaar Printheads

After months of testing that occurred last year, Windmöller and Hölscher (W&H) has selected Xaar 5601 printheads for use in its first digital, single-pass press for flexible packaging.
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Inland Showcases Digitally Printed Flexible Packaging

Two of the biggest trends in the packaging industry are the continued rise of digital printing and the growing market share flexible packaging is enjoying in the food and beverage markets. In the 2018 packagePRINTING Excellence Awards, Inland Packaging…

McDowell Label Impresses With Crisp Graphics and Text

When a customer approached McDowell Label with a challenging shrink sleeve job for a new line of foaming hand soaps, there was never a question the Plano, Texas-based printer would take on the job and produce it to the customer’s specifications. In fac…

Mark Andy Adds Three New Press Models to Performance Series Line

Mark Andy has expanded its Performance Series line of flexographic presses, with the addition of the P9E, P7E and P5E models. The P9E will be officially unveiled at Labelexpo Americas, and is designed specifically for flexible packaging production.
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