HP has launched a new Indigo digital label press, the 6900, complete with Pack Ready for Labels, Silver ElectroInk and a new high-performance Digital Front End. HP has also shared updates on a number of other digital presses. Continue reading “HP announces Indigo 6900 label press”
Innovia Films has announced two new down gauged grades for its Biaxially Oriented Polypropylene, or BOPP, squeezable Rayoface label facestock range. They are said to offer added clarity and shelf impact. Continue reading “Innovia develops new squeezable label films”
Colordyne has announced a new label press, the 2800 Series Mini Laser Pro, which is aimed at mid-volume production and neatly rounds out the company’s portfolio. Continue reading “Colordyne launches mid-volume label printer”
Tilia Labs, which mainly develops planning, imposition, and automation software, has partnered with MIS company Cerm in order to offer integrated prepress capabilities to the label sector. Continue reading “Tilia Labs teams up with Cerm to gang labels”
Flint has released a new process ink for producing in-mould labels for metallised paper and non-absorbent substrates, Novastar D 2000 IML Bio. Continue reading “Flint launches Novastar In-Mould label inks”
Last week I covered Xeikon’s attempts to develop an inkjet label press based on an existing design from an unnamed vendor. Yesterday, I reported that EFI was planning to spin off its Jetrion inkjet presses to an unnamed developer. So, it’s not surprising that today we have news that Xeikon has been working with EFI and has signed a deal over EFI’s Jetrion label presses. Continue reading “Xeikon signs agreement with EFI over Jetrion”
EFI has revealed it is in the midst of selling its Jetrion inkjet label presses business whilst reporting disappointing figures for the third quarter of this year.
Pantec GS Systems has updated its Rhino foil embossing with a new, faster Rhino IIS aimed at the narrow web label market. Continue reading “Pantec updates Rhino foil embossing”