The Flexible Packaging Association (FPA) has announced the winners of the FPA 2017 Student Flexible Design Challenge. This year’s first place winners were a team of students from University of Wisconsin – Stout.
ADF&PCD (Aerosol & Dispensing Forum and Packaging of Perfume Cosmetics & Design) is North America's only dedicated event for the aerosol, dispensing, perfume and cosmetic packaging community. The event is returning to Manhattan on September 6 & 7, 2017.
With the near-instantaneous distribution of digital content possible through downloads and streaming services, the role of physical media such as CDs and DVDs that reigned supreme for decades has largely been diminished.
In 2015, Wallace Carlson Printing found it could do more with less, consolidating work done on three offset presses to a single, highly advanced offset press that provided more overall capacity. Now, the business is working to make the most of its state-of-the-art production operation, boosting automation throughout the plant with a new Midmarket Print Suite software workflow from Electronics For Imaging Inc. (EFI).
X-Rite and Pantone announce the X-Rite Total Appearance Capture (TAC™) scanner won the world-renowned iF DESIGN AWARD, where a team of 58 judges, made up of independent experts from all over the world, reviewing a total of 5,500 entries.
The Plasticity Forum Returns to the U.S. – Designing for Plastics & the Circular Economy returns. With growing focus on plastic pollution and the challenges it presents, the Forum brings together motivated, like-minded experts from across the plastics spectrum to discuss the opportunities that can result as solutions are introduced.
The new Lidloc paperboard cup design concept is based upon an extension to a standard cup structure that folds and locks into an integrated lid. This design removes the need for a separate plastic lid and will re-invent how paperboard cups are produced, consumed and recycled.
Monadnock Paper Mills Inc. has released the fourth edition of its renowned instructional how-to guide for creating more sustainable print materials. The publication, A Field Guide: Eco-Friendly, Efficient and Effective Print, objectively details sourcing and design options that impact sustainability.