Consumables-General - Press Chemicals
At WestRock’s Flat Rock, North Carolina plant, a switch from dry cleaning cloths to packaged PREPAC cloths from Baldwin has resulted in more than $100,000 in savings, increased productivity, and strengthened sustainability efforts.
Creation, which partners with printers across the flexible packaging and label sectors to deliver high quality origination and workflow solutions, shares details of its work with OPM, which sees the innovative printer eliminate solvent washout from its prepress operations.
With a desire to help corrugated packaging stand out on shelf, Sun Chemical will be featuring its range of inks, coatings, and pressroom consumables at CorrExpo 2019 in Denver. In addition to helping converters create eye-catching graphics, Sun Chemical's corrugated solutions can also help them meet sustainability goals.
Sonic Solutions, a manufacturer of ultrasonic anilox roll cleaning equipment, cleaning solutions and roll cleaning services, announced an agreement in which it will represent Jetrix Soluciones Gráficas' anilox cleaning solutions to the flexographic market in Mexico.
With a high level of scrutiny placed on food safety regulations and compliance standards, package printers and brand owners are taking measures to ensure their food packaging is up to par.
Sun Chemical and its parent company, DIC, have launched its SunLam lamination adhesives range of products to the Latin American market, making it the only supplier in the region that can provide both inks and adhesives to package printers.
Every printer and converter knows that the best printing is tightly bound to proper press maintenance. Yet, it’s all too easy for operators to take short cuts or not pay attention to details that can make the difference between average work and that which delights customers. For flexo presses, the foremost cleaning issues revolve around anilox rollers.