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Mactac introduces peel and reseal labeling products

Now offering more products for reclosure label applications, Mactac Performance Adhesives Group has launched at Labelexpo Amercias 2018, a new line of peel and reseal labeling products.
Mactac’s new Relatch portfolio features the company’s innovative peel and reseal adhesives, which help package designers meet consumers’ needs for the convenience reclosure technology provides. This new portfolio of film facestocks and specially engineered adhesives is ideal for demanding household, personal care and food packaging applications where packaging is opened and closed multiple times, creating a more economical, user-friendly open-close packaging experience.
“Our new Relatch portfolio was formulated specifically for convenient, easy-to-use

Komori Corporation sets out roadmap for Impremia NS40

Komori Corporation plans to initiate field testing of the new 40in Impremia NS40 sheet-fed press, featuring Landa’s Nanographic Printing technology, in the spring of next year.
The Impremia NS40 is designed to combine the versatility of digital with the quality and speed of offset printing at a low cost per page.
It has the capability to print on any off-the-shelf substrate, from coated and uncoated paper stocks to synthetic substrates and paperboard – up to 32 point – without the need for pre-

DS Smith has pledged 100% sustainable packaging by 2025

DS Smith has thrown down the gauntlet in the sustainability arena by pledging to manufacture 100% reusable or recyclable packaging by 2025.
In its 2018 sustainability review, the international packaging manufacturer made a number of eco-minded pledges to make its operations more sustainable in the near future.
Other targets set down in the review included using 100% recycled or chain-of-custody certified papers by 2020, ensuring all suppliers comply with DS Smith’s own sustainability standards by

Durst partners with OMET for label printing

Italy-based photographic printing equipment manufacturer Durst has entered a strategic partnership with Omet.
As part of the partnership OMET will sell Durst’s Tau label printing product line in North America. The new partnership will focus on offering extended engineering capabilities, added services and combined digital and flexo printing expertise to label printers from a single source.
Both companies will combine their efforts to extend their reach across North America through OMET’s office