Flexography

OMET Wins Innovation Award for Second Time

For the second time in the last three years, OMET has won the "Label Award for Continuous Innovation," which is sponsored by Tarsus, the company which also organizes the different editions of Labelexpo

Comexi Group Exceeds Expectations at K'2010 Show

Under the theme "The Meeting Point of Sustainable Innovation," Comexi reported more than 1,500 visitors during eight days of the world at K Show, held October 27 to November 3 in Dusseldorf, Germany

FTA Establishes the FIRST Operator Certification Scholarship Program

The Foundation of the Flexographic Technical Assn., a leading professional society dedicated to advancing the flexographic print process, has established a new scholarship program

Global Packaging Adds Irisleeve

OAKS, PA | Global Packaging has installed a Camis Irisleeve polymer plate mounting system, distributed in the US by Tri-X Inc., Tampa, FL. The Irisleeve

Harpers Honored for Donation to NC County Schools

Ron and Katherine Harper, of Harper Corp. of America, have been long-recognized for their generous support of education both on the local and national levels

FTA Co-Sponsors Educational Conferences at CPP Expo

A series of four conferences during H.A. Bruno’s Converting & Packaging Printing (CPP Expo) will be conducted in concert with the Flexographic Technical Assn. (FTA), Ronkonkoma, NY

Flexotecnica Open House Demos New Press Model

Flexotecnica S.p.A. will be demonstrating its new XD press during an Open House from Oct. 26–Nov. 4, 2010, at its global headquarters in Tavazzano, Italy, located in the Milan metro area

Forum's Theme Is About Pace

RONKONKOMA, NY | The Foundation of Flexographic Technical Assn. (FFTA) reports the theme for its 2011 Annual Forum is Setting the Pace for Flexo Packaging

Flexographic Printing: Super Setup

Fifteen years ago, Envases Del Pisuea, located in the suburbs of Mexico City, started making shopping bags. Thanks to a dedicated print staff, the company

Bag Making: Strength in Numbers

It was mid-2008, and Coating Excellence Intl. (CEI) was facing an unlikely dilemma: There was a greater demand for its woven polypropylene bags than the

Foundation of FTA Announces Theme, Logo for 2011 Annual Forum

The Foundation of Flexographic Technical Assn. (FFTA), a leading professional society dedicated to advancing the flexographic printing process

Splash Graphics Stands Out with Kodak FLEXCEL NX Digital Flexo System

Splash Graphics, Inc., a premier premedia and graphics company located in Willowbrook, IL, has invested in a Kodak FLEXCEL NX Digital Flexographic System to expand its business into printing plate production for flexographic printing

Press Meets Demands for Short Runs

Short run demand continues to dominate discussions in the label printing industry, and Mark Andy reports that it has a strong, proven solution

Wentus Kunststoff Orders a Comexi 10-Color FIexo Press

Wentus Kunststoff GmbH, an international flexible packaging specialist, will install a Comexi FI 2510 CNC GL flexo printing press in the next months in Höxter, Germany

Flexo Printing: Smart Press, Even Smarter Buy

Hood Packaging plans to shape the future of the flexible packaging market with a new smartGPS-equipped Fischer & Krecke Model FP 26S press. The converter

Presses Cut Waste

The Performance Series P7 offers a high-end solution for complex applications, while an interactive two-station Performance Series P5 play station is

Add New Text at Full Speed

Omet's Change on the fly system allows the insertion and register of new text or graphics while machine continues to run at full speed. Offers pre-register

Green Converting: Leading the Pack

For New York-based Hammer Packaging, leadership means staying ahead of the curve, adopting new technology, and valuing its employees. As the recipient

Digital Plate Cuts Energy Use

The nyloflex FAB 030 digital printing plate is said to offer eco-efficient, thin-plate technology. Benefits include reduced energy consumption and waste,

Digital Plates Give Robust Color

The Gen2 digital plate system is said to bring together HD-XM flexo screening and robust color management, resulting in sharper details; increased resolution;

Finish Digitally Printed Labels

Company reports SMAG's Digital Galaxie converting machine for digitally printed labels offers a broad range of converting solutions. Can be equipped with

Washout Solution Is Green

AVsolve is a nontoxic, biodegradable, environmentally safe washout solution for flexo plates. Citrus-based formula is said easy to work with and to provide

Chicago Tour a Success for Harper Flexo Solutions

An audience of 65 assembled for a day of presentations on flexographic printing-related methods and trends at the Harper Flexographic Solutions seminar July 29 near Chicago

Luminite Relocates After Fire

Luminite Products Corp., a manufacturer of digital direct laser engraved cylinders, sleeves and plates for the flexographic print industry, has moved its corporate offices and computer graphics operations into a new location after a May 7, 2010

Mark Andy To Exhibit New Press Lines at Labelexpo

Following the successful launch of the Performance Series P7 at last year's Labelexpo Europe, Mark Andy's entire Performance Series press line will be on display at Labelexpo Americas 2010 in September

A&V to Distribute GMG Color Management/Proofing Solutions

GMG, a developer and supplier of high-end color management and proofing solutions, has appointed Anderson & Vreeland, a leading manufacturer and distributor of flexographic printing materials and equipment, as its distributor in the US

Label Leaders Purchases ROTOCONTROL Flexo Machine

ROTOCONTROL has announced another order for the EDM200 semi-rotary, servo-driven UV-flexo machine placed by Label Leaders in South Africa. Founder and chairman of Label Leaders

Flexo Press Uses EB Technology

The F4FLEXOEfficiency CI press offers technology that suits the needs of traditional converters as well as label manufacturers by eliminating photoinitiators

Cylinders Decrease Bounce

Lightweight, precision-balanced carbon fiber flexographic print cylinders are said to decrease bounce between the print cylinder and impression drum so

Assess Employee Skills

A Press Operator Aptitude Assessment Kit helps converters assess the potential of a new recruit or the knowledge of existing employees regarding flexo

 

Sun Chemical HD Plates

 

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