Procedures for Prioritization of Chemicals for Risk Evaluation Under the Toxic Substances Control Act
Who's Getting Into Packaging?
Have you considered getting into the package printing business? If so, you’re not alone. Today, many digitally savvy, color-proficient printing businesses are seeking to profit from the growing demand for shorter runs of customized labels, folding cartons, corrugated boxes and flexible …
Hybrid and Digital Technologies Rise to Meet Packaging Industry Trends
We do judge a box by its cover. So much so, it’s a billions-dollar industry, according to late projections and data compiled by Smithers Pira, a leading market research firm with headquarters in the United Kingdom. The largest segment of the packaging industry — paper and board packaging — was anticipated …
Digital Print for Packaging: Much Accomplished, More to Come
The advances in inkjet heads, inks, media range and color management that are so evident in wide-format printing are also helping to advance inkjet print in packaging.
Thinking Outside the Box
The corrugated segment of the packaging industry is rapidly expanding. According to a report by Smithers Pira, demand for corrugated packaging material is expected to increase by an average of more than 4% annually over the next few years, and will amount to almost 115 million tons of converted material …
RFID for Packaging
Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) is the most common link in the developing Internet of Things (IoT), connecting the bottom level things, such as articles through tags, to the rest of the internet, so they can be electronically identified, located and measured.
The Shapes of Things to Come: Direct-to-Object Printing Bridges the Gap Between Industrial and Commercial
It is no secret that customization and personalization are driving more and more digital adoption among “industrial” printers and blurring the line between what is industrial and what is commercial.
2017 Women in Print Report: Graphics and Sign
In 2017, SGIA launched the Women in Print Alliance. The Alliance's goals are threefold: to attract, retain and advance women in the industry through mentoring, education and personal and professional development. It quickly became apparent that data was needed to establish a benchmark for our …