Increased performance after maintenance

Feldmuehle GmbH, manufacturer of label and flexible packaging papers, has restarted production of paper machine 1 as planned after a 4-day maintenance shutdown. As part of the shutdown, various maintenance and improvement measures were carried out to further improve product quality.

Haptik Award 2019: The Winners Are Here!

Paperazzo is delighted to announce the winners of the Paperazzo Haptik Award 2019. There were winners in seven categories. The Haptik Award, organised by the B2B magazine Paperazzo, honors high-quality paper and print products which put the tactile experience at the forefront. With the targeted use of haptic elements, paper and print products gain a competitive advantage compared to internet & co. Only when media and print products achieve this successfully, people, whose visual and auditory senses have long been overloaded, can really “feel” something.

Lecta at the Frankfurt Book Fair

Once again, Lecta returns to the Frankfurt Book Fair, to be held from October 16-20th. At this international event, the most important commercial platform for the publishing industry, Lecta will showcase the advantages of its range of premium publishing papers that, thanks to their distinctive characteristics and finishes, ensure excellent printing results.

Kyocera identifies the future of print

As technology evolves around the world, companies are looking for new ways to provide innovative features whilst optimising their Return on Investment. In the world of printing, that has at times been hard to come by. Now though, Kyocera Document Solutions Europe, one of the world’s leading document solutions companies, believes that the ability to maximise potential and profitability at the same time lies in inkjet production printing.

New Algro Design portfolio from Sappi

Communicating brand values and product characteristics in an emotional way and staging them in an appropriate manner is becoming increasingly important for brand manufacturers. To connect with the end consumer, they need to have paperboards that enhance the visual and tactile experience. In response to these needs, Sappi is now introducing the next generation of its popular and proven Algro Design portfolio – with an enhanced paperboard version and a change of name.

The first Grand Finale winner of PIDA (Packaging Impact Design Award) will be elected at Luxe Pack Monaco

For the first time there will be a total European winner of the packaging design competition PIDA. On 30 September the four finalists from Sweden, the UK, Germany and France will compete for the title Grand Finale winner of PIDA 2019. The festive award ceremony will be held at 15.00 at the BillerudKorsnäs exhibition stand at the “world’s leading trade show for creative luxury packaging” – Luxe Pack Monaco.

Inkcups introduces T2 and BB Series

Inkcups announces the release of two new digital inks, the T2 and BB Series. The T2 digital ink is specially designed for Tritan™ plastic and is the only digital ink for this substrate that does not require pre-treatment. After a rigorous testing process, Inkcups has formulated the ideal ink for drinkware manufacturers who want to speed up their operations while ensuring exceptional adhesion to Tritan™ products.

International Color Quality Club contest

The International Color Quality Club (ICQC) 2020–2022, the only global print quality contest for newspapers and magazines, is back again, and the registration starts from 20th Aug 2019. The competition has been held every two years since 1994 and the upcoming edition for 2020–2022 will open for newspaper and magazine publishers across five different categories for the various print production process and product types. Early registering participants will get an opportunity to participate in a free test run during late 2019 and early 2020.


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