Friday, February 3, 2023
The European Commission has published its new Packaging and Packaging Waste Regulation (PPWR). It bans non-recyclable packaging from 2030, using design for recycling criteria to measure recyclability. It also provides minimum recycled content targets in plastic packaging, and a...
Sharp drop European labelstock demand in Q4 as label companies destock at the end of a volatile 2022 In the fourth quarter, labelstock demand in Europe dropped sharply, after a poor first half of the year caused by strike related...
Over the past year, the central focus for XSYS has been on bringing more brilliance to the flexographic and letterpress prepress industries that it serves. While 2022 presented a turbulent and challenging climate for all businesses, XSYS continued to...
Change at the ERA Secretariat, the European Rotogravure Association, after the retirement of the historic Secretary General James Siever. After the announcement of James Siever's retirement, the Secretary General of ERA, which took place on December 31st, 2022, the European...
Lohmann has received a silver medal from EcoVadis for sustainability. It was the first time the company had taken part in the certification process and met the requirements at the first attempt. The certificate applies to all Lohmann sites...
Burt Rigid Box, Inc. and Taylor Box Company announce their combination with well-known European secondary packaging group, Pusterla 1880, as the first American Sites of the Global Packaging Group, offering luxury clients regional manufacturing on four continents With manufacturing sites...
Viva Magenta 18-750 is the color of 2023 chosen by Pantone: a red almost violet and crimson. This red descends from the red family and gives a strong signal of strength, is brave and fearless, a pulsating color whose exuberance...
XSYS has announced an upcoming increase in prices across its nyloflex® product range, which reflects the rise of input costs the industry experienced throughout 2022. Effective 1 February 2023, the company will implement a price increase ranging from 6% to...
Gallus Group announces the appointment of Dario Urbinati to the role of Chief Executive Officer, succeeding Dr. Frank Schaum, who will now head HEIDELBERG's Print Segment. With 17 years of experience in the graphic arts industry and as its previous...
As the UV flexo market grows, so do the demands on printers and ink manufacturers. There is more and more demand for UV flexo inks for safe food packaging and sophisticated non- food packaging as well as labels. To...