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Feb 09 - Feb 09 | Orange County Convention Center
CEMA Fundamentals Seminars
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AIMCAL Technical Program at ICE USA 2015
Mar 10 - Mar 12 | Munich Trade Fair Centre, Munich, Germany
AIMCAL Technical Program at ICE Europe 2015
Feb 10 - Feb 12 | Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Florida
ICE USA 2015
Feb 10 - Feb 12 | Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL
AIMCAL Technical Program at ICE USA 2015
Feb 18 - Feb 19 | Sofitel Miami, Miammi Florida
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Upcoming Live Webinar – Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT

AbbottApps - TSpan and TTS Webinar

Presented by Clarence Klassen, P.Eng., KlassENgineering Inc.
Tension Through Speed (TTS) is a fun application. Learn how it can help younger drive techs learn to tune a tension regulator and it help web handling designers consider the web span for easier or more responsive tension response.
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Graphic Packaging to acquire Cascades' North American boxboard manufacturing, converting operations Graphic Packaging to acquire Cascades' North American boxboard manufacturing, converting operations

Quebec, Canada-based Cascades, Inc., will sell its North American boxboard manufacturing and converting assets to Graphic Packaging Holding Company for CAN$44.9 million. The Cascades boxboard units affected by the transaction are: East Angus , Québec, a mill that manufa...

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SLEEVE LABEL AWARDS COMPETITION CLOSING SOON! SLEEVE LABEL AWARDS COMPETITION CLOSING SOON!

The AWA Sleeve Label Awards 2015 – the first ever – are open for entries, to recognize and reward outstanding achievements in the fields of stretch- and shrink-sleeve labeling. The competition closes on February 12 2015, however, so potential entrants are encourage...

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Davis-Standard and Dow Europe demo new dsX s-tretch™ cast-film technology Davis-Standard and Dow Europe demo new dsX s-tretch™ cast-film technology

A recent open house at Davis-Standard’s ER-WE-PA GmbH facility in Erkrath, Germany, unveiled the industry’s first in-line, cast pre-stretch technology – the Davis-Standard dsX s-tretch™ cast film line. Davis-Standard collaborated with Dow Europe to demonstrate the line along ...

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Lab trials win Velcro Industries business for New Era Converting Machinery Lab trials win Velcro Industries business for New Era Converting Machinery

After first connecting at the ICE 2013 show in Orlando, Velcro Industries challenged New Era Converting Machinery, Inc. (Paterson, NJ), to try a wide range of new coating techniques to improve their process. With their vast process and web-handling knowledge, New Era was able to ...

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UPM Raflatac achieves ISO 9001:2008 certification for its Mexico slitting and distribution terminal UPM Raflatac achieves ISO 9001:2008 certification for its Mexico slitting and distribution terminal

UPM Raflatac has recently achieved ISO 9001:2008 certification for the slitting and sales of self-adhesive label stock distributed from its existing terminal in Tultitlan, Mexico. To achieve this certification, the facility implemented a quality management system conforming to th...

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Company Advances PSA Technology  With Two Next-Generation Products  for Removable, Permanent Applications Company Advances PSA Technology With Two Next-Generation Products for Removable, Permanent Applications

Franklin Adhesives & Polymers has reformulated two of its core pressure sensitive adhesives (PSAs) into significantly higher performing products: Next-generation Covinax 424-39 and Covinax 265-05. Covinax 424-39 is a coater-ready surfactant stabilized vinyl acrylic copolym...

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