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Converting Quarterly – the official technical magazine of AIMCAL
covers the web-processing technologies of solution, extrusion and vacuum coating; laminating; film manufacturing; flexographic and gravure printing; slitting, sheeting and other finishing methods.

In the 2014 Quarter 3 Issue

  • How web-coating tech enables PSA, release liner advances
  • 2014 Event Planner: AIMCAL WCHC-SPE FlexPackCon; ISCST Symposium, three major fall tradeshows
  • PSA Materials, Release Liner, PS Tape Market Forecasts
  • Achieving optimum heat-transfer roll performance
  • Corona-treater roll covering technology: Part 1
  • Safety in Web Handling: Part 1 - Standards
  • Developing roll hardness in winding; doctor blade to anilox-roll count; printed electronics' future production tech

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Industry News

Liqui-Box dedicates new Chinese packaging converting plant Liqui-Box dedicates new Chinese packaging converting plant

Richmond, VA-based Liqui-Box, a leader in flexible liquid-packaging solutions, celebrated the grand opening of its new facility in Taizhou, China, with a public opening ceremony. The ceremony marks the grand opening of the Liqui-Box site that will support customers in Asian marke...

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Passive RFID market grows to 6.9 billion units in 2014, valued at $8.89 billion Passive RFID market grows to 6.9 billion units in 2014, valued at $8.89 billion

More than five years later than the industry had expected, UK-based market researcher IDTechEx finds that the passive-RFID tag market is now seeing tremendous volume growth. Most of the growth is based on retailer adoption of UHF RFID for shelf-level stock replenishment, with...

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Target Labels and Packaging expands with HP Indigo 20000 digital press Target Labels and Packaging expands with HP Indigo 20000 digital press

Salt Lake City-based Target Labels and Packaging, a fully integrated label and flexible packaging converter, is expanding its digital printing offering with an HP Indigo 20000 Digital Press. The press will help the company deliver faster turnaround times, versioning with variable...

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German researchers achieve R2R battery coating at 100 mpm German researchers achieve R2R battery coating at 100 mpm

Scientists at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) increased the manufacturing speed of electrode foils coated batch-wise by a factor of three to speeds of 100 mpm. This was achieved by a flexible slot-die process that enables production of any pattern with high precision ...

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DUNMORE Expands Contract Manufacturing Services Program with New Dedicated Support Team Member DUNMORE Expands Contract Manufacturing Services Program with New Dedicated Support Team Member

DUNMORE Corporation announces the promotion of William Ahern to a new position, created to expand the scope of its formal film product development process. Ahern, a 15-year veteran of industrial manufacturing and quality control, was selected as the new development specialist foc...

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Asia Pacific leads development in flexible packaging market: AMI consultant Asia Pacific leads development in flexible packaging market: AMI consultant

The Asia Pacific region has the fastest growing packaging demand in the world with China driving much of the marketplace.  AMI Plastics consultant Charmaine Russell has reviewed the global flexible packaging markets and will be presenting a review at the second AMI conferenc...

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Industry Events

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Nov 02 - Nov 05 | McCormick Place, Chicago, IL
PACK EXPO International 2014
Nov 17 - Nov 18 | Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club, Naples, FL
GAA Environmental Workshop 2014
Nov 19 - Nov 20 | Convention Ctr., Santa Clara, CA
Printed Electronics USA 2014
Dec 01 - Dec 04 | Bordini Ctr., Fox Valley Technical College, Appleton, WI
Basic Flexo Printing
Dec 08 - Dec 10 | Sofitel Hotel, Abu Dhabi, UAE
AMI Flexible Packaging Middle East 2014
Jan 28 - Jan 30 | TradeWinds Island Grand Resort, St. Petersburg Beach, FL
2015 FPA EHS Summit

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