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Ryerson students are runners-up in prestigious PPA 2015 Student Design Competition

The U.S.-based Paperboard Packaging Alliance (PPA) has announced the winners of its 2015 Student Design Challenge that took place September 28 at Packexpo in Las Vegas, Nevada. Our congratulations go out to the team from Ryerson University’s Graphic Communications Management course, namely Team Advisor and Assistant Professor Natalia Lumby (who is also Associate Editor of … Continue Reading →

Xeikon announces Fusion Technology for fully automated digital labels and packaging production

Xeikon’s Fusion Technology is “a new concept that brings closer to reality, fully automated, unattended label and packaging production from customer order to delivery.” Fusion combines full-colour production printing with digital embellishment of labels and packaging in a single, one-pass and fully digital production process. The OEM added that Fusion will consist of a series … Continue Reading →

Konica Minolta names Errigo Executive Vice President of Sales and Business Development

Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A. has announced the appointment of Sam Errigo as Executive Vice President of Sales and Business Development. He will be responsible for Konica Minolta’s sales strategy and execution and will lead the company’s dealer and direct sales, enterprise accounts and government markets. In his prior role, he led the OEM’s Business … Continue Reading →

Neenah expands paper and packaging portfolio with acquisition of FiberMark

The acquisition of FiberMark by Neenah Paper was announced last quarter, adding thousands of colours, textures, finishes and weights in premium papers, box wraps, folding boards and labels to Neenah’s repertoire. Newly expanded products and capabilities also include specialty coatings and finishing with a focus on custom work. “This is the perfect marriage of two … Continue Reading →