ERA presented the winners in Thessaloniki
Gravure Award for Sustainable Packaging
The winners of the 2021 Gravure Award for Sustainable Packaging were presented at the ERA Annual & Packaging/Decorative Gravure Conference in Thessaloniki, Greece. In the category Printed Products, the Thessaloniki-based Greek packaging printer Hatzopoulos received an award for mono-material coffee packaging printed exclusively on PP film, and the Vietnamese packaging printer Thành Phú for their dog food pouch printed on a mono-material PE/PE structure. In the category Innovation, Bobst Italia received an award for their press developments to facilitate the use of water-based inks, while the Swiss company Rheonics was rewarded with an “Emerging Technology” certificate for their new inline viscometer technology for ink viscosity measurement in the press.