Aimed at the needs of breweries' high-speed bottling lines, a new label-paper grade for self-adhesive applications is being developed. To optimize production capabilities, the co. says it is testing extensively all facets of label production, from printing, lamination and die-cutting through automated application systems. It says it sees the new paper offering a "significant cost savings over film and less price volatility."
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