Packaging, labelling & coding > Labelling & coding machinery

Country of origin labelling for fast food outlets

27 March, 2018

From July it will be mandatory for all food sold in retail stores to carry country of origin information — why shouldn't this be extended to fast food outlets?

UPM Raflatac RP48 AT acrylic adhesive

20 February, 2018

UPM Raflatac's RP48 AT acrylic adhesive is suitable for a wide variety of temperatures, ensuring labels on food packaging remain firmly in place.

Hungry? Eat your RFID tag

16 February, 2018

Edible electronics are coming.

KHS Group Innoket Roland 40 compact labeller

15 February, 2018

The KHS Group's Innoket Roland 40 is a compact labeller with a capacity of 2500 to 25,000 containers/h.

New Zealand gets its third Certified Packaging Professional

06 February, 2018

Saurabh Narula has attained the latest Certified Packaging Professional (CPP) designation for the industry.

Sonoco SoftPeel membrane

16 January, 2018

Sonoco has introduced its SoftPeel membrane, a new closure option for cans that delivers improved cut-finger protection, printable billboarding space and a more natural look and feel than all-foil options.

insignia Domino F720i fibre laser

01 December, 2017

Designed to meet high-speed coding demands of the beverage-canning sector, the F720i delivers legible and durable codes on aluminium cans in challenging beverage environments with ease.

Where and how are the different labelling options used?

30 November, 2017

Which labelling technology is best suited for which applications? This Q&A quickly navigates you through the options.

MeadCo ScriptX 8.0 browser add-on

29 September, 2017

MeadCo's browser add-on ScriptX 8.0 is suitable for printing from Internet Explorer (IE) — removing unnecessary pop-up dialogue boxes, setting consistent headers and footers, and ensuring barcodes are readable and labels are to scale.

Videojet 1860 continuous inkjet printer

05 September, 2017

The Videojet 1860 continuous inkjet (CIJ) printer has been developed as a result of production line challenges. It features on-board intelligence and intuitive interaction that drives productivity.

What are the top 5 considerations when buying a date coder?

01 September, 2017

Choosing a date coder can be confusing. So how do you make sure you have the right technology?

UPM Raflatac Peel-Rseal PP food labels

30 August, 2017

UPM Raflatac's food labelling product range has expanded, with two peel and reseal film label materials and a corresponding adhesive.

Label designers be aware — shoppers don't wear their reading glasses

28 August, 2017 by Janette Woodhouse

Who wears their reading glasses while they grocery shop? Around 70% of adults need corrective eyewear but it seems that only 30% of shoppers actually wear their glasses while doing their grocery purchasing.

Marel M360 high-speed labeller

10 August, 2017

Marel's M360 high-speed labeller is fully automatic and offers full wraparound labels as well as C-wrap partial wraparound labels and top labels.

Innovia High Speed BOPP Film – Propafilm REF packaging film

11 July, 2017

The Innovia BOPP Film – Propafilm REF is a high-speed biaxially oriented polypropylene (BOPP) co-extruded packaging film.

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