PETnology Americas 2019 Program Highlight

Corvaglia Now Producing Digitally Printed Closures in the USA Using IMDvista’s Digital Printer


John Lambert

Technical Sales Manager
IMD (North America) Inc.

John Lambert is the Technical Sales Manager at IMD (North America) Inc.  John studied Imaging and Photographic Technology at Rochester Institute of Technology.  He served in the US Navy for 8 years operating and maintaining the Aegis weapon system the guided missile cruiser USS Philippine Sea.

John has 10 years of experience in the vision inspection industry for plastic packaging and has been with IMD for almost 2 years.

James B. Fisher

President & General Manager
Corvaglia Closures USA, Inc. 

J.B. Fisher serves as President of Corvaglia Closures USA which is part of Corvaglia Group, headquartered in Switzerland. He is responsible for leading corvaglia’s U.S. expansion which included building their recently opened greenfield production facility in Newnan, Georgia.  J.B. held a variety of executive management positions with plastics and packaging industry leaders such as Amoco (BP), Bemis Company, and Amcor.  He attended both Indiana and Georgia State Universities where he ultimately earned a Masters of Business Administration.  He enjoys tennis, golf and cycling when not managing corvaglia’s cap and closure business. 


Situated at their brand new state-of-the art facility, located in Newnan GA, Corvaglia can print full color, high quality artwork on closures using IMDvista’s latest Closure Digital Printing (CLDP) technology.  IMDvista’s cutting edge technology is capable of printing full color 720dpi closures at speeds of 1500 caps per minutes.  Utilizing the latest in digital printing technology multiple artworks can be printed during the same production run offering a cost effective per cap solution for brand owners.