Tag: Materials

From Folding Cartons to Face Shields: Package Printers Continue to Chip In

With the coronavirus pandemic placing an urgent need on protective equipment and cleaning products, package printers and converters have stepped up to the plate, using their resources to produce face shields for medical workers, and expediting projects…

BOBST Acquires Majority of CITO-SYSTEM

BOBST has acquired a majority participation of 51% in CITO-SYSTEM, a company that provides components for the converting and die-making industries with expertise in paper, cardboard, and corrugated board. The strategic investment is intended to drive i…

The 2020 Packaging Impressions Excellence Awards are Open for Entries!

The Packaging Impressions Excellence Awards are open for entries! It’s our 34th year hosting the competition, and we’re looking forward to seeing your best work. This year will be a little different however, as all entries will be submitted online. Rea…

Hybrid Software Announces Launch of STEPZ 5.2

HYBRID Software’s STEPZ 5.2 is a modular version from the PACKZ family of native PDF step and repeat desktop solutions for digital label and package printing. The latest version allows includes upgrades for roll-to-roll applications as well as for shee…

RRD Announces New President of Packaging Solutions

R.R. Donnelley has named Lisa Pruett president of RRD Packaging Solutions. In this role, Pruett will be responsible for managing 12 teams in North America and will work to grow the packaging side of the business.

Navigating Your Business in an Economic Turndown

In this webinar, we’ll hear from printing and packaging executives who have set up their companies for success in the event of an economic turndown. While this can be a challenging time in business and manufacturing, these printing companies have demon…

FTA To Host Virtual FORUM 2020

The Flexographic Technical Association has announced it will be hosting a Virtual FORUM 2020, an online replacement for the in-person conference it had planned to host this month in Columbus, Ohio.