The 40th anniversary edition of Labelexpo Europe 2019 soon opens its doors in Brussels. With more

The 40th anniversary edition of Labelexpo Europe 2019 soon opens its doors in Brussels. With more than 600 exhibitors taking part, it is set to be the largest show in its history. ‘We are very much looking forward to the 40th anniversary edition of Labelexpo Europe, set to be our largest show to date. Exhibitor participation this year has been truly incredible, not only in the number of returning companies, but also the newcomers joining us for the first time. It is astonishing to think that at the first show there were just 44 exhibitors – proof of how far the industry has grown in the last four decades,’ said Lisa Milburn, managing director of Labelexpo Global Series. New feature areas include the Sustainability Café and the Flexible Packaging Arena, while a host of educational opportunities are available throughout the show. You can read Andy Thomas’ thoughts on the show here, and Mike Fairley on the show’s 40th anniversary here.  AB Graphic presents a digital embellishment module, Digilase 4.0 laser system, B5010 Booklet machine and Advanced fleyeVision camera inspection and editing system. The digital embellishment module – Jetfx – for integration on...

Can Coatings Market Strategic Assessment Of Emerging Technologies to 2026

Cans are made up of different metals such as aluminum, tin, and electrolytic chromium coated steel. In the food and beverage industries, the inner surface of cans has a direct interaction with food or beverages. In order to minimize the interaction between the can and the food, a coating is applied. These coating help preserve the taste of the food or beverage and store it for a longer time. The major functions of a coating include preventing chemical mitigation into the food, protecting metal of the can, preserve the food, and maintain its nutritional or organoleptic properties for long periods. The coatings should also possess inert properties when used for general line and aerosol cans. The global can coating market can be segmented based on coating type, coating technology, application, and region. Based on coating type, the can coatings market can be classified into epoxy, oleoresins, vinyl, phenolic, acrylic, polyester, and polyolefins. The epoxy coatings segment holds a major market share due to less expensive and easy coating process. However, epoxy coatings are being replaced with modern coatings due to their toxic nature. The governments of many countries have revised ...