Last updateMon, 06 Apr 2020 4pm

Successful Label Summit Latin America 2020 concludes

The 17th edition of Label Summit Latin America closed on a high note in Santiago recently. Taking place in the Chilean capital for only the second time, the two-day conference brought together 499 senior stakeholders from 21 countries, eager to share ideas and shape the future direction of the region’s label and package printing industry.

Focus Label Machinery in times of Covid19

As you are aware, the Corona-Virus (COVID-19) is spreading rapidly throughout the world and many countries have issued new directives in the past days in a response to the status of a pandemic. Many borders have been closed in Europe and in the America’s. We would like to re-assure you that Focus Label Machinery is, also within these extraordinary circumstances, actively working on the situation to secure all deliveries in order to minimise the impact it could have on your operations. This includes a regular re-scoping of daily events to keep up to date with current developments. We already put in place several preventive actions internally and with our suppliers to minimise effects in the future.

Conference on Enhancing Brand Value & Green Shrink Sleeve Labeling

With the concerns surrounding the coronavirus, COVID-19, we have made the decision to postpone the AWA International Sleeve Label Conference in Cincinnati, scheduled to take place on 29 April to 1 May, to new dates: 2-4 November 2020. Nonetheless, we are glad to share with you that the core of the program will stay the same.

OPM Europa and DG press agree to collaborate on the unique Print-to-Container water-based inkjet technology

OPM Europa from Tilburg, The Netherlands developed an inkjet printer with water-based ink for direct-to-object printing of containers and bottles. The inkjet device is Powered by Memjet, who has an extensive track record in digital print technology.

Tarsus postpones Labelexpo Southeast Asia 2020

Tarsus Group has today confirmed that its upcoming edition of Labelexpo Southeast Asia 2020, due to take place at Bangkok’s International Trade and Exhibition Center (BITEC) from 7 – 9 May 2020, has been postponed in light of concerns over coronavirus/COVID-19. The show will now take place on 10 – 12 September 2020.


The annual AWA Release Liner Industry Leadership Award – established four years ago, and now an annual feature of the industry’s calendar -- was presented during the recent AWA Global Release Liner Industry Conference & Exhibition held this year in Amsterdam. The deserving winner was Alex Knott, who currently heads up a global team at Dow that has developed pioneering innovations in pressure-sensitive silicone release liner coating technology -- including the introduction of Dow’s Flat Release Systems, which revolutionized high-speed, low-coat- weight, high-performance coating.

New label converting machine LESKO GL 280/330

For the standard applications in converting roll-fed labels, Lesko Engineering has developed a model that closes the gap in performance between a table-top rewinder and a complex converting machine. Built for narrow rolls (280 mm or 330 mm) and up to 250 m/min fast, the Lesko GL 280 / 330 can count, slit and precisely wrap.

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