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Immer Group opened digital printing plant in Latvia
Immer Group, a holding company which also includes the Kyiv based packaging printer Ukrplastic, has announced in a press release that they opened on 1 February a digital printing plant under the name Immer Digital in the city of Ventspils in Latvia. Immer Digital will manufacture flexible packaging material for both regional and export markets. Immer Digital uses HP Indigo digital printing equipment to produce 5 500 tonnes or 220 000 km of printed film per year. The initial investment amounted to more than € 5 million. Further investments of about € 30 million in the development and expansion of Immer Digital are planned.
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ERA Technical Commissions met in Verona
The ERA Technical Commissions met on 30-31 March 2017 in Verona, with a visit to gravure press manufacturer Uteco, a new ERA member, as part of the programme. more...
CirclePrinters and Roto Smeets merger completed
CirclePrinters Holding (CPH) and Roto Smeets Group (RSG) have announced the completion of the merger of their activities. CPH has acquired 100% of the shares of RSG, which became privately owned in 2015. The combined company will be governed by an Executive Board consisting of Peter Andreou (CPH) and Joost de Haas (RSG). The management boards of both companies will also be combined.