The AIMCAL R2R Conference, taking place October 18-21, 2020, has been a champion of roll-to-roll processing, and the converting industry for many years. The conference has steadily grown by delivering solid technical programming and valuable networking opportunities to attendees. Presentations on web coating and laminating, vacuum web coating, extrusion coating, web handling & winding, adhesives & coatings and new, roll-to-roll market presentations covering flexible packaging, battery, flexible & printed electronics, and sustainability. Plus, market overviews and plenary keynote addresses highlight a packed agenda. Be sure to check out the technical presentation from our Industry Manager, Films & Flexible Packaging, Bobby Greiner.

The ASC Annual Convention & EXPO will be held November 4-6, 2020 at the Omni Louisville in Louisville, Kentucky. This will be the LARGEST GATHERING of adhesive & sealant professionals in North America in 2020 and IMPORTANT for your company to attend. This three-day event will include concurrent technical sessions focusing on business development and market trends, technology/applications, building & construction (roofing), regulatory, processing/operations, market segments, and new product introductions. Our Industry Manager for Films & Flexible Packaging, Bobby Greiner, will be leading the session “Maximizing QA and testing productivity utilizing the latest real-time absolute coating thickness measurement technology” on Thursday, November 5th at 1:15 pm. Be sure to check it out. Also, stop by our booth during the EXPO  held on Thursday, November 5th from 3:00-6:30 pm.

The global metal packaging industry will be convening at the Essen exhibition center in Germany between February 23-27, 2021 for METPACK. Taking place every three years, METPACK is the undisputed No. 1 trade fair in the industry bringing together numerous global players presenting sustainable and cost-efficient solutions for the production, refinement, painting and recycling of metal packaging. In addition to giving visitors and exhibitors an overview of the latest metal packaging trends and technical innovations, the trade fair will offer them added value with the new job fair. We are excited to come together again with Prime Controls at METPACK to bring attendees the most innovative products in sensing and film weight measurement technologies for the metal packaging industry. Stop by our booth to learn how both company’s innovative products save canmakers and coaters time and money while improving quality.

Every two years, ICE Europe, the world’s leading exhibition for the conversion of flexible, web-based materials, such as paper, film, foil, and nonwovens, offers a central marketplace for the international converting industry. At ICE Europe, suppliers of machinery, systems, materials, and accessories meet with international industry experts who are looking for bespoke product and processing solutions and have specific investment plans. The 2021 edition will take place again in Munich, Germany from March 9-11th. Be sure to stop by our booth!


A unique Technical Seminar for the European tape industry, the 9th Afera Technical Seminar taking place April 12 -14, 2021 in Brussels, Belgium, is a biennial 2-day event aimed at updating technical and operational managers and directors on the cutting-edge technical issues and innovations driving the adhesive tape market. Particular recruitment emphasis is placed on adhesive tape manufacturers and R&D personnel across the adhesive value chain. During this seminar, our Senior Technical Specialist/ International Technical Sales Representative from Germany, Matthias May, will be leading a technical presentation titled “Maximizing QA and testing productivity utilizing the latest real-time absolute coating thickness measurement technology” that is not to be missed. Click the link below for more information or to register to attend the seminar.