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Xeikon Café 2017 – Four-day event in March

Source: Xeikon

BELGIUM • Xeikon Café Packaging Innovations 2017 will show end-to-end digital production solutions and share practical business and technical. About 30 digital applications in labels and packaging will be demonstrated and about 40 industry suppliers will show total solutions. Xeikon Café 2017 will take place from 28 to 31 March in Lier, Belgium.

The roughly 30 applications manufactured and produced live at the Xeikon Café 2017 include an increased variety of labels, cartons, pouches, and corrugated. Visitors will see innovative technology that demonstrates how digital production can be beneficial, also in new and emerging market segments:

Beverage, wine and spirits – presented applications are wet-glue labelling, wraparound labels, clear on clear, self-adhesive labels and hot beverage paper cups, and specifically for the wine & spirit market, also folding carton and corrugated carton).

Food: At the Xeikon Café, visitors can discover a digital production solution that has no mineral oils, no uv components and is food safe; therefore suitable for small run lengths and personalization for localized shops. Presented applications are in-mould labelling, heat transfer labelling (therimage), self-adhesive labelling, folding carto, flexible packaging and pouches).

Health & beauty: Special materials like transparent facestock which provide a no-label look on plastic containers and metalized folding carton boards are commonly used in this market. Presented applications are self-adhesive labels, promotional heat transfer label, folding carton.

In order to find more details about this event, please visit the company’s event website


Rosina Obermayer

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