Back to school! If you dropped your kids off at school this morning, you know that September is synonymous with the end of summer.
At IMS, we are preparing for upcoming events and we continue to look for innovative, new products and interesting processes for our industry. Packaging and product identification don’t take time off, so here’s what you missed on our blog this past summer!
HIGHLIGHTS OF THE MONTH!
Summer 2014 – What you missed
September, October and November are busy months. Here is our agenda and where we are travelling during these months to showcase our products.
“Pressure sensitive” labels are pre-glued onto silicone paper, called a liner. But what happens to the liner once the label’s attached to the product? It’s usually discarded. But one company has decided to recycle them!
Shrink sleeve labels have countless benefits. In this concise case study, learn how shrink sleeve labels have made this ketchup bottle stand out from the competition.
Innovations in packaging never stop! The ideal of zero waste is almost achieved with edible packaging, although there are still some limitations to this concept …
How do you produce plastic film with less impact on the environment? The biodegradable polymers may be a solution. Increasingly used for flexible packaging, these plastic films are compostable and leave no trace.
There’s a reason why Zebra is the most famous manufacturer of thermal printers. Their new series, the Zebra ZT400, offers more connected, more efficient and faster printers. Here is our review.
The pressure sensitive label is often the solution of choice, but in some situations, a “hot melt” label can be an interesting option. Find out more!
The barcode was a revolution, and that revolution turned 40. Learn more about the history of the barcode and how it was first used!