European Compliance Standards on Flexible Packaging

European Compliance Standards on Flexible Packaging New European Standards in Packaging The European Union has always placed strict regulations on their protective packaging, and continues to do so; re-evaluating their socio and economic impact, especially in recent years. While Nestlé as an international company has its own standards on packaging and is more well known … Continued


Label Market Trends in 2022

Label Market Trends in 2022 The pandemic has taken a toll on how we live our lives and how we interact with the rest of the world. One of the most important changes brought on by the pandemic is how we shop and what we shop for. It’s caused an uptick in e-commerce and with … Continued


Partner Highlight: Printing at the Speed of Light with Limitronic

Partner Highlight: Printing at the Speed of Light with Limitronic The tide is shifting and digital printing is at the forefront of it all. With all the new label printers out there, it can be difficult to choose which printing system is right for a brand or business.  Taking the first step in finding that … Continued


New Inkjet Printing Solutions On Plastics

New Inkjet Printing Solutions On Plastics Dr. Kai Bar, Managing Director and President of adphos, recently discussed how the drying and pre-post-print processing can influence or even drive successful inkjet printing on plastics for packaging applications. The adphos Group is a family of privately owned companies focused on the development of adphosNIR thermal drying technology … Continued


Eco-Friendly Packaging

How to Grow your Business with Eco-Friendly Packaging With an increased awareness about climate change in recent years, eco-friendly packaging is becoming a more important aspect in the retail industry. How can organizations adjust to these standards while guaranteeing that it’s best for their business? New data suggests that shopper interest for sustainability continues to … Continued


UV LED Printing - Why Choose it?

UV Printing What is it?: UV Printing (Ultra Violet Printing) utilizes special UV LED inks that cure onto a substrate via UV light. These inks are laid on as a liquid, and once they are exposed to Ultra violet light they begin to cure. UV inks are continuing to gain popularity over the last few … Continued


The Beginner's Guidebook To Digital Printing

The Beginner’s Guidebook To Digital Printing When attempting to enter into the digital industry it’s easy to become overwhelmed. What is the best way to produce this many labels? Can I produce my own coffee packaging? Do I need a finisher or can I buy them pre-cut? When attempting to streamline your business the specificities … Continued


How Packaging is Helping to Combat Counterfeit Products

Combating Counterfeit: Counterfeit consumer goods are goods (often of inferior quality) made or sold under another brand’s name without their permission or authorization. These goods infringe on the legal brand’s trademark or patent passing the good off as the real brand despite being an inferior, possibly dangerous version of the real product.  According to the … Continued


Customized Boxes and Their Importance To Your Company

How to Print Custom Cardboard Boxes: Why should we print cardboard boxes? During a time where digital ads, social media, and other technology dominate the industry worrying customizing your packaging is a waste of time is a valid concern.  Advertising is a tool used to build your brand awareness which ultimately helps your product stand … Continued