Digital Printing-Hybrid - Inkjet/Flexo
Supply chain challenges have accelerated what was already a dramatic shift from analog to digital printing of labels. Press manufacturers addressed this market at the recent Labelexpo Americas show, where digital and hybrid press exhibitions reigned supreme.
Xeikon launched a fully digital hybrid solution that can be configured to the need of the converter and improves productivity.
Pro Label installed a Mark Andy Digital Series iQ hybrid press, The DSiQ.
Esko and Asahi Photoproducts have announced that CrystalCleanConnect is now widely available.
On June 22 and 23, 2022, U.S. printers weren’t thinking of the dog days of summer. Instead, they were learning about digital hybrid presses with inline finishing solutions, tools to increase automation of the label printing process, and more at Mark Andy's Digital Days 2022.
At a BOBST event in June 2022, the company unveiled solutions to help printers and converters navigate the fast-changing packaging market to industry insiders including the staff of Packaging Impressions.
BWJ Graphics has switched its flexographic plate production to Asahi Photoproducts AWP CleanPrint water wash plates.
Epson introduced the SurePress L-4733AW water-based resin ink digital label press, as well as the SurePress L-6534VW with Orange Ink.