• Happy Zero Emissions Day 2022!

    Sep 21, 2022, 05:33 AM by Christophe AMAND
    As we noticed during COVID lockdowns, a global shutdown of human activity allowed air pollution to lower drastically. Each individual needs to make an effort to limit emissions, as they directly affect human health and the environment, causing climate change, air pollution, extreme weather events, and more.
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  • Design your production marking system to meet UDI requirements

    Sep 13, 2022, 06:26 AM by Christophe AMAND
    Regulatory requirements for product labeling present both benefits and challenges for manufacturers. This is certainly the case for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) classification of cosmetic products such as toothpaste with medical benefits (and similar “cosmetics-related” frequent use substances or mixtures) as medical devices within its Unique Device Identification (UDI) system.
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  • How well do we score in Corporate Social Responsibility?

    Jul 13, 2022, 05:38 AM by Christophe AMAND
    We hear a lot about CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) in and around the workplace, but many people are unaware of what we are achieving behind the scenes and who’s responsible for pushing for our ever-growing success in this specific area...
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  • Country focus: Brazil

    Jul 7, 2022, 07:21 AM by Christophe AMAND
    Brazil is a vibrant market packed with opportunities. Markem-Imaje is meeting the needs of our customers by combining our traditional expertise with investment in new technology writes Julio Leite, Markem-Imaje’s Regional Sales Director for Brazil and Argentina.
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  • Electric vs. pneumatic applicators: a short guide

    Jun 27, 2022, 05:23 AM by Christophe AMAND
    When considering types of print and apply labelling applicators, manufacturers face an important choice: pneumatic or electric? This decision can have an impact on areas such as speed, efficiency, production costs, and labelling precision.
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  • Safer food, better health

    Jun 7, 2022, 06:36 AM by Christophe AMAND
    Foodborne diseases affect ten percent of the world population each year. There are over 200 of these diseases - some mild, but others deadly.
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  • How to choose a Print and Apply applicator

    May 27, 2022, 07:08 AM by Christophe AMAND
    Print and apply is a labeling system made up of a label printer, label handling unit, and a label applicator. It enables manufacturers to create and place labels directly onto products and product packaging. Label types can vary widely and can include barcodes, product information, tractability data, branding, and serialization.
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  • Markem-Imaje and LUX Global Label – a seamless solution to combat counterfeiting

    May 23, 2022, 16:02 PM by Christophe AMAND
    Systech technology allows manufacturers to add a digital layer of protection to their products that is impossible to counterfeit. As it is based on an already existing mark, our innovative solution is non-additive, representing substantial cost savings.
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  • Continuous Inkjet (CIJ): achieving versatility in a rapidly changing marketplace

    Apr 28, 2022, 10:11 AM by Christophe AMAND
    The last two years has taught us that adaptability is a business imperative, especially if you need to respond quickly to changing market and consumer demands. Sabri Mourad, Product Division Director, Markem-Imaje explains how CIJ printing continues to provide the flexibility to meet today’s needs.
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  • Cables RCT: achieving speed, quality, legibility and durability in wire and cable marking and coding

    Apr 25, 2022, 06:48 AM by Christophe AMAND
    When Spanish wire manufacturers Cables RCT identified opportunities for improvement in its complex marking and coding processes, it turned to Markem-Imaje for solutions.
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  • Evolving coding and traceability to meet the new opportunities in pet food

    Apr 12, 2022, 13:08 PM by Christophe AMAND
    Wellness! It’s the consumer word of our times and the noun that has sold a thousand products: from vitamin supplements to fitness products and snacks. Whilst the shift over the last decade to personal wellness and hypervigilance of what we put in our bodies is well documented, less well known is the growing trend for wellness in pet products.
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  • Celebrating 40 years of CIJ print innovation at Markem-Imaje

    Mar 28, 2022, 12:35 PM by Christophe AMAND
    2022 marks the 40th anniversary of MI’s development of continuous inkjet (CIJ) printers. A four-decade journey from a small start-up who were at the forefront of a brand-new print technology, to a business with 50,000 customers around the world...
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  • Protecting your brand in emerging markets

    Mar 21, 2022, 13:45 PM by Christophe AMAND
    While counterfeit goods can be a found in just about every corner of the globe, in developed markets we used to associate them with street vendors and questionable public fairs or markets...
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  • Secondary printing and coding for production line optimization

    Feb 28, 2022, 14:18 PM by Christophe AMAND
    In the food and beverage sector every production line is being challenged. There are increasing demands on manufacturers to run faster and longer, minimize errors, improve sustainability and respond to consumers’ expectations for new product variants...
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  • Looking for greater value and traceability in your supply chain?

    Feb 10, 2022, 18:43 PM by Christophe AMAND
    Find out more about how Markem-Imaje can support you with our end-to-end supply chain solutions in this short interview from our stand at last year’s PPMA...
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  • Markem-Imaje partners with Chorley Youth Zone in UK

    Feb 8, 2022, 13:45 PM by Christophe AMAND
    At Markem-Imaje we conduct business all over the globe with operations spanning sales, manufacturing and service to marketing, HR and procurement. It means that our organization of over 3,000 employees makes connections with communities in almost every region of the world.
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  • Reaping the rewards of packaging and coding in the field

    Jan 31, 2022, 13:36 PM by Christophe AMAND
    Right now, one of the most notable consumer trends is the growing appetite for fresher produce with greater supply chain transparency. This is putting pressure on producers and suppliers to identify innovative yet cost-effective ways to package and code directly at the point of harvest.
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  • At-home coronavirus test kits: the real counterfeiter's dream

    Jan 12, 2022, 16:32 PM by Christophe AMAND
    In March of 2020, we knew so much less than we do now about COVID-19. One thing we did know, however, was that testing would be a critical element in fighting the pandemic...
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  • Pharma brands shouldn’t wait to aggregate

    Dec 21, 2021, 11:22 AM by Christophe AMAND
    Is a deadline an obligation or an opportunity? That’s something many pharmaceutical companies, particularly in the US, are considering right now as they look ahead to November 27, 2023...
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  • Winners of the TLMI 2021 Calvin Frost Sustainability Leadership Awards

    Dec 3, 2021, 10:15 AM by Christophe AMAND
    We were over the moon to be recognized for our positive impact on both the environment and local communities at the TLMI 2021 Calvin Frost Sustainability Leadership Awards...
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