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Speed and downtime information in real time

VerpackungsRundschau 02/2019 25.02.2019

Agione, a German software producer for the corrugated board industry, is showing three products at CCE. The Agione V3 OPT corrugator optimisation module collects orders for the corrugator plant fully automated. The optimisation solution is especially developed for corrugator plants. Customers see ...

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Individual converting machines for rotary cutting

VerpackungsRundschau 02/2019 25.02.2019

Spilker GmbH will present its comprehensive range of converting machines and rotary tools at this year's ICE trade fair. A machine of the S-CON series specially developed for the event will be on focus. Designed for the rotary processing of a wide variety of materials, the converting machine offers ...

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Exhibitor Statements regarding Sustainability

VerpackungsRundschau 02/2019 25.02.2019

Esa-Matti Aalto, Managing Director, Polytype Converting GmbH "Functional coatings are becoming increasingly important today as a real alternative to non-recyclable composites in the packaging sector. Due to their poor recyclability, multilayer products will be replaced by monolayer structures with ...

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Quality control for complex scenarios

VerpackungsRundschau 02/2019 25.02.2019

The online measuring and control device Qualiscan QMS offers a solution that facilitates coating operations. Sensors traverse stable measuring frames across the entire fabric width and determine parameters such as thickness, basis weight, density, application thickness and moisture. At the same time ...

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Slitting and winding solutions

VerpackungsRundschau 02/2019 25.02.2019

Goebel IMS, Darmstadt, Germany, presents its broad portfolio of machines for the converting of film, paper and aluminum foil. Special films, such as battery separator films, condensator and optical films, constitute a seminal market to which Goebel IMS has been a supplier for many years with a range ...

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Printing system digitally expanded

VerpackungsRundschau 02/2019 25.02.2019

Conprinta Printing Technology, located in Göttingen, Germany, is the inventor and manufacturer of the Conprinta IMD preprint machine using its patented belt technology. The company has over 35 years of experience in flexographic printing, machine engineering and the corrugated industry. The unique ...

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Paper cores designed with processes in mind

VerpackungsRundschau 02/2019 25.02.2019

For paper core specialist Paul & Co, Wildflecken, Germany, the focus at this year's ICE is on current and future developments in the films and foils industry against the backdrop of growing concerns regarding the environment, and the subsequent EU policies on plastics. According to the "Vision for ...

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General information on the fairs

VerpackungsRundschau 02/2019 25.02.2019

A t ICE Europe 2019 some 450 exhibitors will present their innovations on 11,500 m² net exhibition space. Exhibitors will be in Hall A5 and A6. ICE Europe is an exhibition for the conversion of flexible, web-based materials, such as paper, film, foil and nonwovens. Industry experts, looking for ...

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Support for new challenges

VerpackungsRundschau 02/2019 25.02.2019

The arrival of the "Internet of Things and Services" within paper and corrugated board plants is accelerating processes, changing routines and will advance the individualization of the end products. Set-up, downtime and maintenance, as well as energy efficiency and recycling rates/qualities, are all ...

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Film separators for faulty self-adhesive film

VerpackungsRundschau 02/2019 25.02.2019

Nepata from Wolnzach, Germany, is presenting a world first at ICE Europe: A machine that separates self-adhesive film from its carrier paper. This makes it possible to obtain recyclable, pure PVC from faulty film media. Furthermore, the manufacturer of specalized machinery will be displaying the ...

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New edge sensor with extra wide measuring range

VerpackungsRundschau 02/2019 25.02.2019

Erhardt+Leimer will present new and proven products from the sector of measuring and automation technology for the converting industry. The new digital infrared wide band sensor FR 61 is particularly suitable for the precise determination of the position of homogenous, opaque materials. Even ...

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Sustainability and the Packaging Act

VerpackungsRundschau 02/2019 25.02.2019

The new Packaging Act (VerpackG) in Germany, which replaced the old Packaging Regulation (VerpackV) on 1 January 2019, includes some essential new rules for manufacturers and final distributors. As a first step, distributors must register together with their products at "Lucid", the German Packaging ...

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Edelmann: first experience with Landa S10

VerpackungsRundschau 02/2019 25.02.2019

The company opened its doors to the press and Oliver Sattel, Technical Director of Edelmann, as well as Manuel Schrutt of Landa, answered numerous questions from the media. The currently installed single path machine is equipped with the four basic inks. These are printed over four rows consisting ...

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Digital corrugated board printing - invest now or wait?

VerpackungsRundschau 02/2019 25.02.2019

Last year's Technical General Meeting of the German Association of the Corrugated Board Industry (Verband der Wellpappen- Industrie e. V.) in Darmstadt was extremely well attended with 420 participants. At the meeting, Björn Schumacher (Co-Owner, Schumacher Group, Germany), Lars Christiansen (former ...

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Dear Readers,

VerpackungsRundschau 02/2019 25.02.2019

the converting industry is still in a good shape and the exhibition duo ICE/CCE in Munich therefore on the right track. Our special featuring ICE and CCE is a symbol of this multifaceted, intersectoral industry. Many companies are presenting interesting applications and innovative solutions for ...

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Bonding, coating, pressing and forming

VerpackungsRundschau 02/2019 25.02.2019

The Meyer family business is now in its third generation and has established itself as a manufacturer of special machines for bonding, coating, pressing and forming. The company produces high-quality machines such as fixing machines, heating presses, laminating machines and large forming lines. ...

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The latest trends in converting techniques

VerpackungsRundschau 02/2019 25.02.2019

Tuesday, 12 March 2019 10:30 - 10:50 Integrated rollstock management - optimized and innovative Andrew Bennett, Product Specialist, EFI Electronics for Imaging 10:50 - 11:10 Glue application trends in the folding carton and corrugated board industry Eberhard Schlicht, Managing Director, Robatech 11: ...

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No mist for roll applicators

VerpackungsRundschau 02/2019 25.02.2019

100% silicone coatings are primarily applied with roll applicators that have multiple rolls. Production speeds are continuously increased to achieve higher yields. This results in misting in the roll nip, which intensifies with speed. Many studies have been undertaken on this phenomenon, but no ...

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Innovative cutting and winding

VerpackungsRundschau 02/2019 25.02.2019

These demands are met by circular knives. The rotating tools are capable of cutting or processing textiles, plastics, leather and glass fibers. Cutting fibrous or slightly brittle materials requires high demands on the blades. Especially in the case of textiles, the knives used must work almost ...

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Trends in measurement and testing technology

VerpackungsRundschau 02/2019 25.02.2019

Measuring and testing technology is playing a decisive role as it becomes more and more intelligent. In addition to proven measuring methods such as thermographic or optical inspection, modern software and hardware also play an important role in measuring and testing technology. They provide ...

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