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Designed for success

Arthur Smith, Global Marketing Manager at Videojet Technologies, looks at the importance of factoring coding and marking into flexible packaging design.

Four critical points to achieve high results in coding thinner flexible packaging

As flexible packaging becomes thinner and thinner, the challenge becomes greater and more difficult to consistently apply legible "date codes", Drew Weightman writes.

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At K 2013 Tampoprint presented e.g. automation printing line and its newest cliché laser.


New packages for choosy consumers

Society is changing. While the average age of the population is falling in many countries of Africa and Asia, people in the Western industrialised nations are growing older. In addition, the pace of life is increasing all over the world. This is why consumers are increasingly demanding product packages permitting efficient handling – a challenge for industry.