News Archive

Registration for Foam Expo Connect is now Open
The much-anticipated highly interactive digital event experience, Foam Expo Connect, has launched this week.
Reaction to levy on non-recycled plastic waste proposed by European Council
Afera Regulatory Affairs Manager Pablo Englebienne discusses what an E.U.-level "plastics tax" could mean for Member States and industry.
Spotlight on adhesive tape manufacturer Coroplast: Ralf Roenisch talks about sitting on the Technical Committee, Afera’s “priceless” network and more
“If I don’t know how to solve a problem on my own, I know immediately whom to ask for advice,” explained Ralf Roenisch
Incoming Afera Regulatory Affairs Manager hits the ground running
Pablo Englebienne talks joining Lejeune on the first day of lockdown, important regulatory trends and more
Innovation lessons learned: Culture defines structure
Afera’s 6th webinar in COVID-19 lockdown exit series offered unique perspectives on new ways of thinking, emerging market opportunities, product diversification, culture versus structure, focus and collaboration within innovation
Shorter supply chains in Europe will make the adhesive tape business future-proof
Afera’s 5th webinar in COVID-19 lockdown exit series explored strategic reconsiderations of supply chain goals, zeroing in on continuity, transparency, sustainability and flexibility
FEICA appoints new secretary general
Evert Smit and Astrid Lejeune congratulate Kristel Ons, who succeeds Philip Bruce as Secretary General of FEICA, an association in an adjacent technology.
Company profile: technical textile producer Gavazzi Tessuti Tecnici S.p.A.
For over 30 years, Gavazzi has produced fibreglass reinforcements for adhesive tapes, working with the world’s leading tape manufacturers. A producer of technical textiles made of fibreglass and polyester, the Italian company is based around Calolziocorte (LC) with a sales office in Switzerland.