Converter Paragon Label, pressmakers OMET, Roland DG win Label Industry Global Awards
September 16, 2010
The Label Industry Global Awards, presented Sept. 14 at Labelexpo Americas 2010, recognized achievements in technology and sustainability.
The award for Continuous Innovation was presented to Italian printing-press manufacturer OMET. Runners-up were Collano, Tailored Solutions and Xeikon. The award for New Innovation went to Roland DG Corp. for its wide-format VersaUV digital printer/cutter. Cerm, Gallus and Primera Technologies were also nominated. Petaluma, CA-based converter Paragon Label / Mrs. Grossman won the Converter Award for Sustainability / Environmental Responsibility. Additional nominees included Spear, Specialty Printing and Vintage 99 Label Manufacturing.
Terry Fulwiler, former CEO of label-making powerhouse WS Packaging Group (Green Bay, WI) was honored with the R. Stanton Avery Lifetime Achievement Award.