7 best blogs for the label converting industry

3 min read
09/09/22 09:33

If you’re in the label converting industry and are searching for the best places to get news, advice, inspiration and industry updates, look no further!

Here’s the 7 best blogs we’ve found just for you.


Labels and Labelling have been sharing industry news and opinions since 1978 and are a trusted source of information for the label and packaging industry. As well as keeping us up-to-date with industry news, they also share opinions from others around the world, a list of suppliers and have a digital magazine that you can download for free.

Don’t forget to sign up to their weekly newsletter too, so you can get this content directly into your email inbox.


FlexoTech is the longest running magazine for Whitmar Publications and is a dedicated platform for the flexographic printing industry. They share articles on their blog, plus news articles and videos. You can hear the latest from FlexoTech by signing up to their magazine.

We’re also going to add a bonus suggestion here, which is Digital Labels and Packaging who focus more on the digital side of things.


For 23 years, Label and Narrow Web have been sharing the latest about emerging technologies, developing markets and news for both converters and suppliers alike. Along with sharing the latest industry news from across the world, they also have a blog filled with inspirational and educational content.

As well as having a weekly e-newsletter you can subscribe to, there’s also the Label Narrow Web Magazine – the digital version is free to download, or you can purchase a subscription to the printed version.


Converter Online are an international monthly publication who share interviews, technical articles, industry news and the latest product news for the converting, packaging and printing industries. You also have access to their back catalog of the Converter Magazine, all the way back to 2016!


Xeikon have a great manufacturer's blog that has awesome educational articles to help converters and is backed up by over 30 years’ worth of expertise. They also have eBooks available for download, press releases to help you stay ‘in the know’ and a newsletter you can subscribe to.


PrintWeek is a great platform for anyone around the world who is working in or is connected with print, sharing timely news stories, industry analysis and thought pieces – They have a dedicated section of the website for label and packaging, consolidating all the related news and company related stories.

Stay in the loop by subscribing to their email bulletins.


FINAT is a very well-respected association for the self-adhesive label industry and was officially founded in November 1958. Their aim is to be a central source of industry information and offer both technical and educational publications.

As well as sharing current industry news, blog articles and their biweekly e-newsletter, paying members get exclusive access to even more publications, handbooks, webinars all about technology, their annual FINAT Yearbook and more.

What are you waiting for, check it out!

All 7 are certainly worth checking out for relevant, up-to-date news and inspiration for the label industry, but there’s also one more blog to check out – The Tharstern Blog.

We love sharing our expertise and experience of all things print related, so why not stick around and also subscribe to our monthly newsletter for even more content.

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