INFOPACK NEWS _ 19/10/2019

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
HERMA wins packaging award

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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
HERMA will showcase at FachPack 2019 a new color print & apply system for perfectly personalized packaging

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HERMA will showcase at FachPack 2019 a new color print & apply system for perfectly personalized packaging


The new PA8 4C Print & Apply System enables late stage customization with optimal color quality. The system ensures that labels are assigned exactly to the respective packaging units. High-quality, full-color edge-to-edge print and three different labeling types allow for maximum design freedom. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Company news BRAND: Herma
Entirely linerless shipping labels

Labels printing and packaging

Entirely linerless shipping labels


Thousands of tons of liner material and costly waste disposal can be avoided every year by the new HERMA InNo-Liner system. Among the linerless systems known to HERMA, this is the first solution of its kind worldwide that satisfies the strict requirements imposed by logistics and distribution centres. The patented self-adhesive material, which is not at all sticky at first, becomes highly adhesive in a fraction of a second as it is dispensed and activated by a special micro-atomiser. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Labels BRAND: Herma
Upcycling with labels

Labels printing and packaging

Upcycling with labels


Two expert panels from the German Packaging Institute DVI visited HERMA to learn how labels can help optimize the environmental balance of packaging materials. Participants got an exclusive preview of HERMA’s new linerless label system which will be presented at the Labelexpo and Fachpack exhibitions. The visit also focussed on labels featuring multi-layer technology and how they can promote the upcycling of plastic packaging. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Labels BRAND: Herma
New “Thin Range” label stock from HERMA: low weight, reliable adhesion

Labels printing and packaging

New “Thin Range” label stock from HERMA: low weight, reliable adhesion


The new HERMAcoat light (238) / 61Dps / 523 is the first label stock to combine the advantages of thin self-adhesive materials with those offered by multi-layer technology. Using this label stock, label printers are not only able to save space and resources, but can also benefit from its excellent adhesive properties – at attractive conditions. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Labels BRAND: Herma
HERMA: new plant for labeling machines commissioned

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HERMA: new plant for labeling machines commissioned


HERMA has started the production of labeling machines in a completely new facility. The 20-million-Euro investment is “optimized with regard to ideal communication, minimal throughput times, and maximum manufacturing excellence”. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Company news BRAND: Herma
Inspiration and premiumization: new catalogue shows self-adhesive materials for wine labels

Labels printing and packaging

Inspiration and premiumization: new catalogue shows self-adhesive materials for wine labels


What is possible today in terms of design and print quality for wine labels? Self-adhesive materials specialist HERMA has consulted with renowned wine label design and printing experts – the agency meister-plan and the printer Vollherbst. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Labels BRAND: Herma
Swedish spice specialist chooses HERMA technology

Industry equipment

Swedish spice specialist chooses HERMA technology


Kryddhuset employs a HERMA 362E labelling machine which allows the manufacturer to quickly implement retail promotions for the trend topic spices. The system has very short set-up times and is easy to adjust to different product formats. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications BRAND: Herma
HERMA extends its seawater-resistant product range

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HERMA extends its seawater-resistant product range


HERMA (Filderstadt, Germany) is offering new options to make label printing seawater-resistant in accordance with the strict British Standard BS5609 Section 3. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Company news BRAND: Herma