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  • Why are water-based inks increasingly used in flexographic printing?

    Why are water-based inks increasingly used in flexographic printing?

    Until recently, flexo printing industry relied mainly on solvent-based inks, but today the use of water-based ones is on the rise. The main reasons for this change are the increased safety and sustainability, as well as the reduction of costs associ…

  • Green/Sustainability
    Fibertex Personal Care to Process Recycled PP

    Fibertex Personal Care to Process Recycled PP

    Partnership with SABIC yields more sustainable spunbond
    Videos

  • What you need for the perfect slitting process of a printed reel

    What you need for the perfect slitting process of a printed reel

    In the hygiene industry, it is crucial that the slitting of the printed reel is perfectly aligned with the printing machine if you want to achieve a perfectly centered image in each final reel. Moreover, you need a rewinder capable of eliminating the…


  • Schott & Meissner Air-Through Drum Oven for Auria’s US-Plant

    Schott & Meissner, a leading specialist for Thermal Bonding equipment.

  • Facilities/Capacity | Meltblown
    East Africa: Months Away From First Meltblown Line

    East Africa: Months Away From First Meltblown Line

    African entrepreneurs are stepping up to make their contribution to Africa’s COVID preparedness and near-sourcing strategy
    Online Exclusives Raymond Chimhandamba, Handas Consulting 10.08.20

  • China
    Chinese Nonwovens Outlook

    Chinese Nonwovens Outlook

    As hygiene products continue to evolve in sophistication and design, nonwovens manufacturers continue to invest in new technologies
    Karen McIntyre, Editor 10.08.20


  • Wipes
    Industrial & Institutional Wipes Report

    Industrial & Institutional Wipes Report

    Nonwovens producers prioritize production for wipes during pandemic
    Tara Olivo, Associate Editor 10.08.20

  • 3 factors that affect print repeat length

    3 factors that affect print repeat length

    One of the greatest challenge in the printing process, especially in the hygienic industry, is ensuring a constant repeat length throughout the print job. This because the materials used for hygiene products are characterized by very low grammages an…

  • Face Mask Production Line

    Face Mask Production Line

    Schott & Meissner’s new mask production line for foldable masks- completely Made in Germany -  is becoming your new key player to produce FFP1 and FFP2 face masks as well as N95 or KN95 standards. Download the brouchure now >>&…


  • How to solve the problem of waste reduction in the printing process

    How to solve the problem of waste reduction in the printing process

    Waste of material is a critical aspect when it comes to printing. It is a problem related both with the the setup phase of a print job or with the production process itself, and its consequences on the costs incurred by a manufacturer can be relevan…

  • How to integrate an automatic flexo printing machine with other systems

    How to integrate an automatic flexo printing machine with other systems

    Having an automatic flexo printing machine on your production line is a significant step towards obtaining a superior quality product with the highest possible efficiency. In addition, we have the possibility to integrate this printing machine with…

  • Green/Sustainability | Shows/Events

    Pandemic and Nonwovens Industry Response

    This week, during the online version of OUTLOOK™20, a whole session is dedicated on the Nonwovens industry response to the pandemic. Jacques Prigneaux, Market Analysis & Economic Affairs Director at EDANA, reflects on what has been don…
    Online Exclusives Jacques Prigneaux, Market Analysis & Economic Affairs Director 09.23.20

  • Diaper, Baby
    P&G Launches Ninjamas Nighttime Underwear

    P&G Launches Ninjamas Nighttime Underwear

    Provides all-night leak protection for kids ages five through 12
    09.22.20

  • Mergers and Acquisitions

    Ontex Reported to be in Talks to buy Domtar's Personal Care Biz

    Deal would expand hygiene manufacturing throughout North America and Europe
    09.21.20

  • Wiping Unsustainable Worries Away

    Wiping Unsustainable Worries Away

    In this on-demand webinar, Mondi sets its sights on sustainable nonwovens for wipes with new technology
    09.16.20