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MPS Partners With EMT International to Build Presses in U.S., Stages Live on Site Print Demonstration

HOBART, WI—MPS North America recently introduced a new business partner—EMT International, its designated U.S. based press assembler—as well as it EF multisubstrate press to some 130 members of the converting community. The daylong event, staged at Thornberry Creek Country Club and EMT International, both located in Hobart, WI; took place April 28. It combined technical […]

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PCT Engineered Systems Acquired by COMET Group

DAVENPORT, IA & FLAMATT, Switzerland—In order to rapidly expand market access and the product portfolio for its innovative ebeam technology, the COMET Group signed a purchase agreement this week with the system integrator PCT Engineered Systems LLC, based in Davenport, IA. COMET will thus become a vertically integrated powerhouse for low energy ebeam technology. The parties […]

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Keara Wingert and Rachel Radewahn of Waukesha County Technical accept their first place award from Bettylyn Krafft of Phoenix Challenge Foundation.

2015 Phoenix Challenge High School Competition Winners Announced

CHARLOTTE, NC—After two and a half days of a spirited, multi functional competition at the 2015 International Phoenix Challenge High School Flexo Competition, the prizes were awarded to this year’s top performers. First place was awarded to Keara Wingert and Rachel Radewahn, from Waukesha County Technical in Pewaukee, WI. The pair won the first place […]

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MPS Starts Assembling Presses in North America

BROOKFIELD, WI—Companies in North America investing in high tier MPS presses will now have the added benefit of having their presses assembled in the U.S. MPS Systems North America Inc. and EMT International in Green Bay, WI., have partnered for assembling MPS printing presses in the United States and for developing new customized press solutions […]

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OMET Announces 600th Press Installation, Plans Two New Press Launches for 2015

LECCO, Italy—OMET is pleased to announce the accomplishment of 600 installations of printing presses in the market for labels and packaging globally. This result comes in a period of strong growth of the OMET Group that has steadily increased its turnover by a steady 10 percent each year since 2009 to reach more than €85 million […]

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Inland Label Rebrands as Inland

LA CROSSE, WI—Inland, a leader in advanced packaging technology, has unveiled a strategic rebrand in connection with the company’s growth and expansion into new markets. Now a comprehensive packaging solutions provider for food, beverage and consumer products, Inland has simplified its identity by dropping the word “Label.” The company became Inland Label in recognition of […]

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Harper Corporation of America Announces 2015 Roadshow Dates

CHARLOTTE, NC—Global anilox roll supplier Harper Corporation of America will once again be touring the country as it shares the latest information and technology from the flexographic industry during its 2015 Harper Roadshow. Harper’s flexographic printing experts will be joined by industry experts to share valuable information and demonstrations that will help businesses maximize their […]

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A&M Label, Labels Unlimited Rebrand as Fortis Solutions Group

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA—Labels Unlimited and A&M Label have announced the formation of Fortis Solutions Group, which combines the legacies and strengths of both organizations to deliver a more diversified and differentiated approach to printing, packaging and labeling under a joint new name. The new company, helmed by former Labels Unlimited CEO John Wynne, Jr. and […]

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MPS Announces New Corporate Brand Strategy, Headquarters

DIDAM, The Netherlands—MPS today announces the launch of a new corporate brand strategy which will be rolled out in stages leading up towards a company move to new headquarters in March next year. The relocation to modern facilities in Arnhem, the Netherlands and comprehensive rebranding campaign solidifies MPS’s strategic international growth plan. New Headquarters With […]

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Maxcess Acquires Fives North American Guiding

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK—Maxcess, a global leader in innovative products and services for the web handling industry, acquired Fives North American Guiding on Jan. 30. Headquartered in Cleveland, OH, Fives North American Guiding will integrate with Fife Guiding Systems, under the Bertram Capital owned Maxcess International. “Today we are excited to combine the strengths of Fives […]

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