POST-PROCESSING NEWS

Blow Molding

New Technology Positions Large Laminate Tubes to Compete with Blow Molded Bottles

NEOSeam from Packsys Global makes laminate tubes with 360° decoration, no visible side seam, and lighter weight than blow molded bottles.
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Packaging

Paper IML Trims PP Tub to a Skeleton

Stiff paper in-mold label provides topload strength while allowing removal of 76% of the PP in injection molded food tubs.
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Post-Processing

Dukane Expands Product Offerings Through Acquisition of Aurizon

Dukane adds high-power rotary ultrasonic systems to its broad product portfolio.

Automotive

Dukane Expands and Strengthens Laser Plastic Welding Offerings Through Acquisition

Acquisition of Oregon Laser Welding Equipment Company’s Blackhawk Technology Group finalized by Dukane.

Post-Processing

ProMach Acquires Leading Supplier of Coding and Marking Solutions

ProMach’s acquisition of Code Tech strengthen its labeling and coding business line and thermal inkjet portfolio.

LIM & LSR Molding

Double IMD + IML Injection Molding To Be Demonstrated at Fakuma

Patented Kurz system, demonstrated by KraussMaffei, allows two independent single-image foils to decorate two mold cavities.