Markus Rustler, Interpack President and Managing Partner of Theegarten-Pactec

In an interview, Interpack President and Theegarten-Pactec Managing Director Markus Rustler talks about the current challenges in the packaging industry, the megatrends of sustainability and digitalization, and furthermore how these will dominate not only the trade show but beyond that the industry for years to come, as well as his expectations for the upcoming industry gathering in Düsseldorf.


Markem-Imaje introduces the market first hybrid continuous inkjet printer

Markem-Imaje (for short MI), a provider of industrial marking and coding systems, has launched the “9750+” continuous inkjet (CIJ) printer to support customers cut costs and reduce inventory needs for pigment and dye inks. The hybrid coder provides the flexibility to print standard dark codes or color contrasted codes by using dyes or pigmented inks while delivering premium legibility and permanence. The polyvalent ink circuit, the first of its kind for coding, enables manufacturers to use one printer across...

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Case Studies

Overhead travelling cranes

Plazar Manutention, specialist in industrial lifting and partner of Verlinde manufacturer of lifting equipment in the Centre region, has designed and commissioned nine overhead travelling cranes from its long-standing customer. The installer is also in charge of maintenance of the fleet of lifting equipment, which includes a total of 30 cranes, as well as their preventive maintenance.

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From society to politics to industry - everyone acknowledges that a functioning circular economy is necessary to meet climate goals. Everyone also agrees that the use of recyclates must be significantly increased. But there are a number of obstacles and problems along the way. For example, not enough recyclates are available in sufficient quantity and suitable quality.