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15 May 2018
labelexpo news
15 May 2018
labelexpo news
15th Label Summit Latin America exceeds expectations

Guadalajara in Mexico hosted 964 of the label and package printing industry’s thought leaders and representatives from 12 Latin American countries recently, who came together to share ideas and help shape the future direction of the industry in the region at this year’s Label Summit. This made it one of the best-attended events of its kind to date.

15 May 2018
finat news
15 May 2018
finat news
Guinness experts join FINAT’s European Label Forum 2018 speaker line-up

FINAT is proud to welcome two distinguished experts from the renowned Irish beer brand Guinness to its speaker programme for this year’s European Label Forum, 6-8 June, Citiwest Hotel, Dublin. On the last day of the event Emma Rochford and Kathryn Wilson will share Guinness’ considerations on the path to 2020.

4 May 2018
labelexpo news
4 May 2018
labelexpo news
Entries now open for the Label Industry Global Awards 2018

The search is underway for the world’s leading pioneers and innovators in the label and package printing industry! Marking 15 years of Label Industry Global Awards, this year there are four prizes up for grabs at the industry’s prestigious Oscars, as the awards honor those organizations and individuals who have excelled in the label and package printing sector through innovation and best practice.

label awards | global
1 May 2018
Jennifer Dochstader, LPC, Inc. blogs
1 May 2018
Jennifer Dochstader, LPC, Inc. blogs
Note to Label Converters: Segmentation marketing can be your #1 digital sales tool

Think back to the 1980s and 1990s. These were great years for pressure-sensitive label converters. PS was snapping up glue-applied market share at a rapid pace and packaging buyers were extremely loyal to their label vendors. These were the years when a printed label wasn’t considered a commodity. Labels were applied solutions, whether the final product was a mustard jar, a barcode on a shoebox or a combination-printed label on an upscale shampoo brand. Label converting companies didn’t need to focus on marketing due to the intrinsic market forces in place during these decades.

management | marcom | trends
30 April 2018
finat news
30 April 2018
finat news
Converter Challenges to be addressed at FINAT European Label Forum

The challenges being faced by converters and the emerging technical trends that are impacting their businesses are among the key topics that will be addressed at the 4th FINAT European Label Forum, Dublin, from 6-8 June. This important event will provide attendees with insight and guidance as they think about the future of their businesses in a rapidly evolving environment.

23 April 2018
finat news
23 April 2018
finat news
European Label Forum 2018 adds young managers’ challenge to programme

Designed to encourage future workforce development for modern, high tech, clean label industry

16 April 2018
Mark Macaré, FINAT blogs
16 April 2018
Mark Macaré, FINAT blogs
FINAT Public Affairs Blog #4

With Spring upon us, regulatory developments in Brussels are heating up as well. Our attention has been primarily focused on an issues we have recently been informed of. End of last year, the EU Commission drafted an updated guidance for regulation 2016/161 concerning safety features appearing on the packaging of medicinal products.

5 April 2018
labelexpo news
5 April 2018
labelexpo news
Label Summit Latin America 2018 announces Mexico conference speakers

Well-known brands, key suppliers and top label and package industry stakeholders will gather for a comprehensive conference program hosted at Label Summit Latin America for its 2018 return to Guadalajara, Mexico.

3 April 2018
Jules Lejeune, FINAT blogs
3 April 2018
Jules Lejeune, FINAT blogs
Good Friday and the European Label Forum: what do they have in common?

Almost 20 years ago, on 10 April 1998, the British and Irish governments as well as most of Northern Ireland's political parties signed the Good Friday agreement that aimed to end decades of turmoil in the region (that year, the Easter weekend fell later in April).

30 March 2018
nan news
30 March 2018
nan news
LMAI Brand owners meet at Delhi

Label manufacturers association of India (LMAI) organized an event for their Printer Members in the evening of 30th March 2018 titled: “Brand owner’s perception of labels in changing scenario” at New Delhi. Speakers from Nestle, Sun Pharma, PepsiCo and Dabur made presentations.

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    FINAT - 24 May 2018

    Labels … a cost or a revenue generator? Find out more at the 2018 FINAT European Label Forum https://bit.ly/2FzLvvL" target="_blank">https://bit.ly/2FzLvvL Watch Keran's video here: https://bit.ly/2FzGKSM

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    FINAT - 22 May 2018

    The growing crossover between Labels and Flexible Packaging - a preview of what to expect at the FINAT European Label Forum 2018 https://bit.ly/2KwHmfI