Category: FINAT

Self-adhesive label companies launch a broad-based industry recycling initiative

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FINAT, the European self-adhesive labelling industry association, is pleased to formally announce the launch of ‘CELAB-Europe’, a significant new initiative designed to create a circular economy for self-adhesive label materials

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Call to Label Printers to Partner with the #LABELicious Competition

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Two weeks ago, the 2020 edition of FINAT’s #LABELicious competition went live with a new brief and an invitation to students in packaging and graphic design schools across Europe to

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Brexit: How to comply with UK REACH

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Following the current path, the transition period will end at the end of the year, and the UK will become officially separated form the EU-27 on 1/1/2021. The regime for

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Green Deal – Chemicals for Sustainability

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The upcoming Chemicals for Sustainability strategy, part of the Green Deal, will be presented on October 14. It will most likely tackle several relevant challenges in risk assessment, and focus

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Craftsman Label installs GM HOTFB330 Standalone Hot Foil unit

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Oregon-based Craftsman Label is a full-service provider with conventional flexo and digital printing presses. The company specialises in high-quality labels and flexible packaging and is particularly well-known as a supplier

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Iconex and Martin Automatic – a 25-year partnership that’s helping to beat Covid-19

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The recent installation of four Martin Automatic MBS splicers at Iconex in Morristown, Tennessee, marks a significant milestone in the ongoing partnership of two market leaders – it also comes

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Taghleef Industries introduces new brand reLIFE™

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As part of Taghleef’s initiative to pioneer in developing solutions that support the move from a linear to a more circular economy, Ti introduces its new product portfolio called reLIFE™.

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Geostick Groep acquires self-adhesive labels division from iPB Printing B.V.

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On 1 August 2020, Geostick acquired the self-adhesive labels division of iPB Printing B.V., allowing iPB Printing to focus on the further growth of its in-mould labels (IML) and flexible

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CANON LABELSTREAM 4000 SERIES BECOMES FIRST FOGRA PSD CERTIFIED DIGITAL PRESS

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Canon today announces that the LabelStream 4000 series is the first digital press to have been certified by the Fogra Research Institute for Media Technologies as meeting the specifications of

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A new distribution partner in an important market

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As of 1 May 2020, Ink Systems Co. Ltd. of Thailand has officially taken over the distribution of printing inks and varnishes from Zeller+Gmelin GmbH & Co. KG for the

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HERMA curbs greenhouse gas emissions

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The self-adhesive solutions specialist HERMA is now producing about 10,000 tonnes less CO2 a year. In the course of commissioning its two new plants for labelling machines and self-adhesive materials

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FINAT and the international label community getting ready for busy post COVID-19 period

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While a large part of the world is still in lockdown and the search for a vaccine continues, industries and communities are eagerly planning to resume their activities, meetings and

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Nearly 1000 trees planted and 371,900 kg less CO2, thanks to PRATI

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Just when our planet needs everyone’s support, governments, companies and people, PRATI is in there. The Faenza-based company has always paid close attention to sustainability, driving technological innovations to improve

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UPM Raflatac partners with Vellamo for bottled water industry’s first and only wood-based clear plastic label material

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UPM Raflatac is partnering with Vellamo, Finland’s award-winning natural mineral water for a truly innovative sustainable label. Vellamo’s bottles feature UPM Raflatac Forest Film PPTM, the world’s first and only

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The L9 World Label Association is proud to present the winners of the Best of the Best awards which were judged by an international panel of judges during Labelexpo 2019

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The awards represent the best labels from the five main printing technologies Flexography, Letterpress, Offset Litho, Combination Printing and Digital Printing and are selected from the winning entries in the

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Tilia Labs joins CERM and Esko to present integrated workflow solution for sheetfed label converters

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Webinar titled “Integrating your Label Workflow” demonstrates connected solution for error-free label production. Tilia Labs, Inc. (tilialabs.com), a leading developer of planning, imposition, and Artificially Intelligent automation software solutions for

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