INFOPACK NEWS _ 18/04/2021

Digital transformation of the company

Industry equipment

Digital transformation of the company


The digital transformation is unquestionably an urgent issue for printing and packaging industry companies today. In the current context, many companies were compelled to make a sudden jump in terms of technology in order to meet the market demands as well as the general trend for digital transformation which has made it a must rather than a choice. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications BRAND: Sistrade
How packaging learned to talk: Labelling is what makes packaging smart

Markets & packaging

How packaging learned to talk: Labelling is what makes packaging smart


Whether it is information for individual steps in production and logistics, for checkout operators or for end customers, labelling turns packaging into a communications and data medium. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Material innovations BRAND: FachPack
Canon LabelStream 4000 Series becomes first Pantone Capable certified UV inkjet label press

Industry equipment

Canon LabelStream 4000 Series becomes first Pantone Capable certified UV inkjet label press


Canon today announces that the LabelStream 4000 series is the first UV inkjet press to have been certified ‘PANTONE Capable’ by PANTONE LLC, having assessed the press’s colour gamut relative to the full range of PANTONE colours ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications BRAND: Canon
Biowaste from the food industry as a source of value for new products

Markets & packaging

Biowaste from the food industry as a source of value for new products


It has been estimated that the world's population has increased markedly in recent decades. From 2.6 billion people in 1950 to 7.7 billion in 2020 (United Nations, 2020). Rapid population growth together with socio-economic development comes hand in hand with industrial growth in the food, agricultural and livestock sector, reaching 181.7 billion euros in the market in 2018 (Eurostat, 2018). ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Sustainability and environment BRAND: ITENE
Mondi’s sustainable packaging hits the right note for Orkla’s new climate-smart food launch

Markets & packaging

Mondi’s sustainable packaging hits the right note for Orkla’s new climate-smart food launch


Mondi’s packaging solutions go beyond product functionality, helping Orkla to meet its sustainability targets for the new product launch. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Materiales de envase BRAND: Mondi Group
CHINAPLAS 2021: More than a Plastics & Rubber Trade Fair

Actuality packaging

CHINAPLAS 2021: More than a Plastics & Rubber Trade Fair


2020 was an unprecedented year for the world. The plastics and rubber industries have undergone rapid changes, and the downstream users are more urgently in need of innovative and practical solutions than ever before. How to grasp the infinite market opportunities in 2021? ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Fairs, events BRAND: CHINAPLAS
Printed electronics: technology that connects and impacts

Industry equipment

Printed electronics: technology that connects and impacts


In an increasingly connected world, data and the ability to extract information about how, when or how consumers use the products they purchase is a great tool to better respond to market needs. In this sense, incorporating electronics into packaging opens the door to a world of new possibilities for the packaging industry. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications BRAND: ITENE
Estrella Damm removes the decorated shrink wrap from its beer packs

Markets & packaging

Estrella Damm removes the decorated shrink wrap from its beer packs


The new packaging is made of carton sourced from sustainable forests and will entail a plastic reduction of 99 tonnes per year ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Materiales de envase BRAND: Damm
Georgia-Pacific Acquires 3rd HP PageWide Corrugated Press to Expand Hummingbird Digital Printing

Industry equipment

Georgia-Pacific Acquires 3rd HP PageWide Corrugated Press to Expand Hummingbird Digital Printing


Packaging converter leads in U.S. corrugated digital print capacity with additional multimillion-dollar investment. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications BRAND: HP