PPC to host People, Paperboard & Productivity Workshop in Dallas next month

Finance, human resources and operations professionals in the folding carton industry have a unique opportunity this winter to hone their skills and grow professionally. The Paperboard Packaging Council’s (PPC) People, Paperboard, & Productivity Workshop, February 19-21, 2019, in Dallas, Texas will feature keynote speakers, experiential plant tours, and multi-track breakout sessions relevant to any paperboard … Read more →

Gilmor to lead sales efforts in Eastern Canada for Uhlmann Packaging Systems

Uhlmann Packaging Systems has announced that Chris Gilmor has been named as Regional Sales Manager for Eastern Canada. From his Toronto-area office, Gilmor will oversee and direct all healthcare packaging market commercial activity in the provinces of Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, and Newfoundland and Labrador. Gilmor has over … Read more →

Esko launches expanded software platform with the release of 18.0.1

Worldwide packaging software leader Esko (Ghent, Belgium) has unveiled the latest update to its Esko Software Platform – Esko 18.0.1. This newest release delivers a host of platform-wide updates and continues Esko’s ongoing commitment to regularly and consistently enhancing the solutions portfolio customers rely on, the company said. “In a fast-moving market, we need to … Read more →

Xeikon to launch its Walldeco Discovery Solution in January

Xeikon (Eede, The Netherlands) said that it will launch its “breakthrough” Walldeco Discovery Solution for affordable, cost-effective, short-run wall decoration production at the Heimtextil 2019 Tradeshow in Frankfurt, Germany, January 8 – 11, 2019. The complete end-to-end digital solution will deliver 1,200-dpi resolution at speeds up to 300 m²/hour. The technology’s central element is the … Read more →

DCM installs first Heidelberg-Gallus Labelfire 340 in Canada

Data Communications Management (DCM) of Brampton, Ontario has installed the first Labelfire 340 in Canada from Heidelberg-Gallus to increase its short-run and on-demand label production. A market leader in Canada for print-on-demand, DCM has spent the past 50 years focusing on traditional flexographic labels. As one of the largest label manufacturers in the country, DCM … Read more →

Label Resources experiences 40% growth in new sales and production with installation of Domino N610i

Label Resources (Langley, BC), a high-capacity label-printing specialist with full-colour flexographic and digital printing capabilities, has installed a new Domino N610i 7-colour digital UV inkjet label press. Since 1994, the company has been providing state-of-the-art label printing services to its customer base across Canada and the U.S. That includes firms involved in nutraceuticals, food and … Read more →