Innovations in Label Paper Stock & Narrow Web Finishing

New products entering the substrate marketplace in packaging, forms and labels are being engineered by researchers for sustainability, performance, and cost efficiency. Substrate Market Evolving but Paper Still a Big Factor The newest paper substrates are thinner while maintaining the same operational attributes of previous products. With sustainability is on …

Applying Remoistenable Glue with Gluing Equipment

Everybody is familiar with remoistenable glue, from envelopes, to stamps to the stickers your children put in coloring books. But besides these popular everyday uses, the traditional lick-and-stick adhesive remains an enduring product in the billion-dollar printing, binding, and finishing industries principally for companies in the direct mail business. Remoistenable …