RFID Technology, Innovative Labels and the Shops of Future

Picture this: automation in retail. Stores with no staff. No lines, registers or cashiers, only smart phones. Consumers can purchase mainly food products, but also cleaning items and cosmetics. Beverages of all kinds, sweets, healthy snacks, ready-to-eat meals as well as cooled dairy and even sausages are readily available. And every product is marked with a special RFID tag, enabling this futuristic reality, enabling an automated sales process.

High-Margin Niche Markets: Why Many Brands are Turning to Pouches

A standcap inverted pouch: it’s basically just a fancier name for squeezable packaging without the hassle of battling hard plastic. Not only does this new packaging trend bring consumers convenience, but it also presents a new niche market to capitalize on in the world of converters.

Berkshire Labels Installs First Mark Andy P9E in Europe

Leading UK converter of high-quality labels and shrink sleeves, Berkshire Labels, has installed the first 17” (430mm) Mark Andy Performance Series P9E at its manufacturing facility in Hungerford, some 100km west of London.

Raising the Bar with Inline Flexo Press Technology

Across all verticals and industries, label and flexible packaging end-users are constantly looking for ways to increase their shelf visibility and enhance their products.

European Students Design Flexible Packaging

As part of our strategic program to educate the printers and converters of tomorrow, the Mark Andy Europe team launched a design competition for students earlier this year.

3 New Models Added to the Performance Series Line

We are eager to announce the release of new press models: P9E, P7E and P5E to the award-winning Performance Series product line.

Label Technology Acquires Equipment to Support Flexible Packaging Production

Rotoflex has confirmed another VLI sale to Label Technology, a North American printer that specializes in flexible packaging and pressure sensitive labels solutions.

New Technologies & Techniques for Narrow and Mid-Web Converters

Jerry Henson, a Mark Andy Regional Sales Manager, discusses the opportunities for narrow- to mid-web converters in the growing flexible packaging market.