Amcor to shut down plants in Europe

The worlds largest packaging producer Amcor has announced to structure or close several plants in developed markets. Collectively these initiatives are expected to generate a pre-tax return of approximately 35% on the cash invested within three years, delivering a profit before interest and tax benefit of US$40 million to US$50 million. The total cash investment is expected to be US$120 million to US$150 million across the 2017 and 2018 financial years. Combined with the beneread more

17.06.2016 read more

Sun Chemical opens new production facility in Turkey

Sun Chemical (Parsippany, NJ), a producer of printing inks, coatings and supplies, has opened a $30 million production center in Aliağa, Izmir in Turkey to serve the growing demand for solvent-based flexible packaging solutions. The 50,000 square meter factory employs over 90 workers and will produce solvent-based inks serving both local and international customers. The state-of the art production facility is fully automated with the latest equipment and technology. Arinç Aktread more

16.06.2016 read more

New gravure printing press for short runs

The Dynastar is Windmöler & Hölschers solution for short and ultrashort print runs of under 3000 metres. The most important innovation is the changeable cylinder concept with slide-in carts. The new concept offers the possibility of making all preparations for the next print job while the machine is running. Due to its compact design, the 8-color version of the machine only requires a floor space of around 22x4 m with a hall height of 4 m. In addition to common gravure cyread more

14.06.2016 read more


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