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Canpack expands in the Czech Republic
Canpack is continuing its global expansion with a new investment in the Czech Republic. Canpack, whose headquarters are in Krakow, Poland, is investing in the town of Stříbřo a new aluminium beverage can plant. The production line will serve Plzensky and Prazdroj who are a well established Czech brewery. This new project will increase Canpack’s……...
Coca Cola to use sustainable cardboard instead of shrink wrap for multi-pack cans.
Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) will replace their plastic shrink wrap with sustainably sourced cardboard. This will stop the use of roughly 4,000 tonnes of single-use plastic each year. Plastic shrink wrapping is notoriously hard to recycle compared with other plastics. There are few collection centres that accommodate this waste so most of the wrap at the……...
Innovative Wireless Camera Technology from Crabtree
Crabtree has launched a new vision system to automate the print fit process and greatly increase accuracy and operational efficiency.
Rockstar Energy rewards gaming fans using coded tab technology
Energy drink brand Rockstar is rewarding every single customer with a new promotion aimed at gamers and powered by Ardagh Group’s Coded Tab technology. Rockstar’s ‘every can wins’ giveaway ties in with eagerly awaited release of Xbox game Gears 5, which will be marked with a series of striking collectors’ edition cans. The special designs……...
The Reality of Marketing . . . or is it?
Karen McKenzie, freelance writer for the industry, investigates the multi-layered world of Augmented Reality Today, mobile phones are part of our reality, everyone has one. They are an appendage to our bodies; we are lost without them. Year after year, mobile phone technology just gets better and better. With network coverage stronger than ever and……...
Business Spotlight: Zeller+Gmelin: Without Colour Know-How You’re Flying Blind
“In the future there is no way round digital technology,” says Zeller+Gmelin.
Business Spotlight: A Colour Management Challenge from ColorCasters
ColorCasters focuses on printer calibration, general colour verification, brand colour verification, process control and custom profiles in conventional, digital and inkjet printing environments.