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Now located at a 32,500-sq.-ft. supersite in England, Contact Originators Group CEO Steve Mulcahy said he believes the company’s new facility is now the best equipped in Europe for streamlined flexographic prepress and plate processing.
We all know that modern packaging should be visually appealing, cost-efficient and environmentally friendly. The problem is this mission can seem impossible, but pioneers such as RKW Finland are showing that it is possible to make amazing packaging that is also eco-efficient.
Koenig & Bauer (US/CA) is expanding its popular portfolio to include the corrugated printing and converting segment. Its three major products: the CorruCUT, CorruFLEX, and Omega Magnus, will be represented by the entire North American sales force.
The Flexo Xperience Center is a partnership between MacDermid and SOMA and is an expansion of their initial plans to install a SOMA Optima2 printing press at MacDermid’s facility in Atlanta.
Miraclon has introduced PureFlexo Printing, which enables KODAK FLEXCEL NX System users to produce high-quality flexo print within a wider operating window on press by controlling unwanted ink spread.
Gelflex-EB CI flexo inks and Energy Sciences Inc.’s EZCure Electron Beam are now able to meet customers’ demands on PCMC’s Fusion C.
At the recent FTA Forum, industry experts discussed a range of topics that included print quality scoring, color theory and consistency, establishing standard operating procedures, plate technologies, customer satisfaction, defect detection and correction, and screening technologies.
Since the installation of the Fusion C, Yellowstone Plastics has increased the quality and quantity of its product offerings, thanks to innovative Fusion C features including Flextreme drying, 100% web inspection, the Intelliprint auto-impression setting, and SteadyPrint.