In a rapidly evolving industry, package printers, converters and brands are being challenged to deliver more advanced packaging, and deliver it faster. Technological solutions are emerging to make what once seemed futuristic into reality.
With plenty of demand and opportunity to grow, packaging is an enticing market for commercial printers. But package printers have good reason to feel confident in an increasingly competitive field.
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Earlier this year, 19 Crimes wine launched an augmented reality app that brought their labels to life. Doug Altmeyer, senior brand manager at 19 Crimes, let packagePRINTING know where the idea behind the talking labels came from and how they were brought to life.
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Understanding the tools needed to optimize the flexographic printing process, along with how to determine the return on investment of a capital expenditure, were highlighted in a recent packagePRINTING webinar, “The Keys to Flexo Success: How to Optimize Your Company’s Printing,” sponsored by BOBST.
packagePRINTING‘s recent webinar, “21st Century Flexo: Conventional Printing’s Place in Packaging’s Future,” focused on flexography’s growing strength. A leading flexo expert and a representative from a company that has invested in the latest flexo technology provided insight into the recent developments in the technology.
Sonoco Display and Packaging has invested in a Barberán Jetmaster direct to corrugate press, to be installed in Fall 2017. The press will enable Sonoco meet the needs of the POP display and graphic packaging markets.
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BOBST and Radex announced the launch of a new digital printing competence center and solutions provider, Mouvent, focused on inventing and delivering the future of digital printing. Central to the digital innovation at Mouvent is a digital printing tec…
Van Leeuwen has designed “Instagrammable” ice cream packaging. Designing packaging for social media just might be a packaging trend to watch out for in 2017.
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I’m a Gorilla Glue girl. For all my household and furniture restoration projects, I’ve always used it. But this time, I wanted to glue metal to wood. Was it really the best — still — after all these years? I started turning over super glue packaging to see if I could find. What I found… Read More »
I read a blog post the other day that made me feel really old. It was from an MSP seeking to educate its customers and prospects about . . . offset. As a former editor-in-chief of Printing News “back in the day” (the early 1990s), this was kind of shocking to the senses. The first… Read More »