INFOPACK NEWS _ 17/10/2019

The role of labels in the recycling process and contribution of multi-layer adhesives

Labels printing and packaging

The role of labels in the recycling process and contribution of multi-layer adhesives


Europe has declared war on litter caused by plastic packaging. The new Packaging Act has been in force in Germany since the beginning of the year. One of the specific aims of the new law is to significantly boost plastic recycling rates. Thanks to multi-layer adhesives, labels can be successfully removed from the packaging in question, simply, efficiently and therefore affordably, thus allowing the entire recycling process to be optimised. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Labels BRAND: Herma
´In today´s world, more than technology, it is critical to invest in people´

Actuality packaging

´In today´s world, more than technology, it is critical to invest in people´


Interview with José Ramón Benito, president of AIFEC ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Company news BRAND: AIFEC
HERMA wins packaging award

Actuality packaging

HERMA wins packaging award


HERMA’s InNo-Liner system has won the German Packaging Award in the category sustainability. The new labelling system enables more eco-friendly packaging through shipping labels without any liner material. Double success: as a development partner, HERMA has also contributed to another winning product in the category of sustainability. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Awards BRAND: Herma
High-definition for cosmetics labels

Industry equipment

High-definition for cosmetics labels


Gaez achieves accelerated, high-definition flexo and rotary screen workflow for cosmetics labels with SPGPrints variLEX CtP processor ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications
Comexi Will Walk Through Digitalization During the K Fair

Actuality packaging

Comexi Will Walk Through Digitalization During the K Fair


The company will present its latest innovations, the Comexi Cloud, the Smart Glasses and the COOL, an advanced Comexi on-line ordering platform   ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Fairs, events BRAND: Comexi
Xeikon adds valuable features to its Panther technology

Industry equipment

Xeikon adds valuable features to its Panther technology


Increase application range with creative and enhanced designs. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications BRAND: Xeikon
Packaging: the four keys to proper quality control

Trends & design

Packaging: the four keys to proper quality control


In the cosmetics and pharmaceutical industry, when we release a batch for sale on the market, we must ensure that it meets all our requirements. At that point we can say that the product is in compliance. But how can we be sure that it does indeed comply? ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: strategies BRAND: Lipotec
Luxe Pack Monaco 2019: the premier show for creative packaging

Actuality packaging

Luxe Pack Monaco 2019: the premier show for creative packaging


The 32nd edition of the global show for creative packaging will be held on Monday, September 30, Tuesday and Wednesday, October 01 and 02, 2019 at the Grimaldi Forum (Monaco). ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Fairs, events BRAND: Luxepack Monaco
Metsä Board introduces a new plastic-free eco-barrier paperboard for food and food service end uses

Markets & packaging

Metsä Board introduces a new plastic-free eco-barrier paperboard for food and food service end uses


Consumers and brands around the world are looking for more sustainable alternatives to plastic packaging, with easy recyclability being key. To meet these needs Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, is introducing a new plastic-free eco-barrier paperboard that can be recycled in paper or paperboard waste streams according to local recycling schemes. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Sustainability and environment BRAND: Metsä Board
Avery Dennison explores the future of labeling in “a World of Imagination” at Labelexpo Europe 2019

Actuality packaging

Avery Dennison explores the future of labeling in “a World of Imagination” at Labelexpo Europe 2019


Avery Dennison will feature new service platforms designed to inspire labeling innovation in their “World of Imagination”, one of four worlds of discovery at Labelexpo Europe 2019, Sept. 24‑27, 2019. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Fairs, events BRAND: Avery Dennison