Georgensgmünd, 16 May 2022 – TroFilms GmbH, based in Georgensgmünd in Germany, a medium-sized, globally operating specialist in high-quality special laminating films for the graphic arts and industrial laminating industries, has scored another success with its opposition to a European patent held by Taghleef Industries S. L. for films used in the lamination of printed products.

Georgensgmünd, 04 May 2022 - TroFilms GmbH, a medium-sized and globally operating specialist for high-quality special laminating films for the graphic arts and industrial laminating industries, based in Georgensgmünd in Germany, has revised its extensive product range.

Together with the STI Group, the company has now realised a demo project with high market proximity in order to illustrate the barrier function of the SENOLITH® WB BARRIER COATING FP PLUS 350023 and to make its function measurable. This project involved the realisation of a total of four different To-Go packaging designs for confectionery and similar products, such as are commonly found as transport packaging at the POS in confectioneries and bakeries, in patisseries and also in supermarket and fast-food chains. All four folding boxes were produced as mixed sheets and thus with the same printing parameters.

Rondo Ganahl, one of Europe’s foremost corrugated board and packaging manufacturers, has unveiled plans to celebrate its 50th anniversary milestone and official opening of a digital print production plant in a €25 million investment. The company in Styria, Austria, is determined to capitalize on continued business growth where digital production volumes continue to rise by 25 to 30% a year.

Brixen, Italy – April 7, 2022 - Durst Group, manufacturer of advanced digital printing and production technologies selected Four Pees as a key integration partner for the Durst Software & Solutions division. In this position, Four Pees will assist Durst to implement its Pixel to Output strategy and integrate their software solutions such as Durst Workflow or Durst Smart Shop at their clients.

Brixen, Italy - April 06, 2022 - Durst Group, manufacturer of advanced digital printing and production technologies, agrees with Masaka Business Solutions, based in Casablanca/Morocco, on a distribution partnership for the successful Tau RSC label printing systems in the North and West Africa region.

St Gallen, March 16th, 2022 – Gallus Ferd. Rüesch AG today announces that is has ordered its fifth Gallus Labelmaster 440 Advanced - a 10-colour flexo press with two screen printing stations  – at Scandinavian adhesive label specialist, Nordvalls. As part of a five-year plan with the goal of upgrading and to drive increased press consistency, Nordvall's set an earlier date for the installation of their fourth and most recently installed Labelmaster to meet increased demand from customers. Now the fifth is on its way in the space of five years.

Paper prices and shortages, varnishing topics and how brands are driving digital production forward in corrugated markets were all among headline topics in Koenig & Bauer Durst’s third SPC Open House.

Scodix, the leading provider of digital enhancement solutions for the graphic arts industry, today announces signing a partnership agreement with Insight Print Communications to distribute Scodix solutions in India. Insight and Monotech Systems, Scodix’s other established distributor in India, together form a strong Scodix distribution channel that reaches the full array of Indian printers.

As part of the constitutive meeting of the drupa Committee on 8 February 2022, Dr. Andreas Pleßke, CEO at Koenig & Bauer AG, has been appointed Chairman of this body. Wolfgang Poppen, Managing Partner at Freiburger Druck GmbH & Co. KG and President of the German Printing and Media Industries Federation (Bundesverband Druck und Medien e.V.), was again confirmed in office as his deputy.