Fakuma 2018

From 16 to 20 October, Fakuma, an international trade fair for plastics processing, is taking place in Friedrichshafen, Germany. During this 26th edition of the exhibition you will also be able to discover in mould labels from Verstraete IML at no less than 4 booths.

Where to find Verstraete IML labels

Beck, Demag and TK Simon join forces to present a 120ml round cup, decorated with a wrap around IML label with paperlook. A paperlook IML label is an IML label printed on polypropylene, but looks like paper. This cup can be 100% recycled, as both tub and label are made out of the same material. Each part weighs 4g and has a wall thickness of 0.35mm. The 4-cavity system has a cycle time of 2.2s. (booth B1/1105)

In hall A7 booth 7403, Ilsemann demonstrates a 200ml round cup with orange peel and innovative Metallic IML labels. Partners of this 4-cavity system are Arburg and StackTeck. The cycle time is 3.5s. Each cup has a wall thickness of 0.122mm and a weight of 4.8g.

The third system using Verstraete IML labels is the one of Müller and Arburg (booth A3-3101). They produce a wet wipes container with side panel orange peel IML label. Specialty about this system is the full electric IML robot.
The part weight is 15,7g and has a wall thickness of 0,5mm. The 4-cavity system has a cycle time of 3.9 seconds.

Last but not least, Wittmann shows a 75mm diameter lid with orange peel IML label of Verstraete IML at booth B1-1204). This system has 4 cavities and a cycle time of approximately 3 sec.
Each part weighs 5.5g.

Update yourself with the latest IML innovations
Do you have a specific IML related question? Or do you wish to upgrade your IML knowledge with the latest innovations? Several IML specialists from Verstraete IML will be at your disposal during this exhibition.

October 16-20, 2018
Friedrichshafen, Germany

Would you like a meeting with an IML specialist at this exhibition? Register here: