Category Archives: coating/laminating

Industry pros talk automation, new product development, foreign competition at Converting Influence spring meeting


Some of the industry’s hottest topics were on the agenda at last week’s Converting Influence spring meeting, held at Fox Valley Technical College in Appleton, WI. On the trade group’s panel were converters Brett Buratti, business development mgr. with Little … Continue reading

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Films, flex packs highlight 25th DuPont Packaging Awards


Wilmington, DE-based DuPont Packaging & Industrial Polymers today announced winners in its 25th Anniversary DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation. Among the breakthrough developments from global brand giants were several converted films and flexible-packaging products from companies around the world. Overall, … Continue reading

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How flexography will impact UV-LED curing, barrier coatings & printed electronics — and vice versa


The Emerging Trends session at last week’s FTA Forum in San Diego once again hit on the top technologies likely to significantly impact flexographic printing in the years ahead. This Converting Curmudgeon bullet-point review covers the presentations on UV-LED curing … Continue reading

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