Flexography

Capri Packaging Orders MIRAFLEX W&H Flexo Press

Capri Packaging, a div. of Schreiber Foods, has installed a 10-color MIRAFLEX CM flexographic press from Windmoeller & Hoelscher at its newly expanded 120,000 sq ft facility in its Clinton, MO, facility

OMET Announces Open House

OMET will host an open house for existing and potential customers at its headquarters in Lecco, Italy, from March 9-11, to provide an opportunity to see new OMET equipment in a production setting

Good Q4 for Flexotecnica

NEW BERLIN, WI | Flexotecnica reports a significant increase in sales in Q4 2010, with more than a dozen presses, including the new XG and XD, sold in

Presses Sold at Uteco's Open House

KENNESAW, GA | Uteco North America welcomed more than 200 converters and vendors to a three-day open house event at its headquarters. The Diamond HP 808

Sludge Press Offered

The ASP (Auto Sludge Press) features what is said to be low-cost plug and play technology for small volumes, sludge dewatering solutions, and as a stand-alone

Mark Andy Surpasses 50 Years with Performance Series Press Sales

Mark Andy, a global leader in narrow-web press manufacturing, has announced the sale of its 60th Performance Series press. The Performance Series took off after its initial launch at Labelexpo Europe 2009

SPR Packaging Reclaims Press Wash Solvent

PEWAUKEE, WI | PPC Technologies & Solutions recently installed an ECOpure SR60V Solvent recycler at SPR Packaging, Rockwell, TX. The unit will be used

Event To Focus on Improvement

RONKONKOMA, NY | The Foundation of Flexographic Technical Assn. will cosponsor the Printing Industries of America's 2011 Continuous Improvement Conference,

Online Approval Speeds Production

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND | BP-Pack, a producer of flexo printing plates, is using Dalim Software's online approval platform ES to manage and improve communication

Flexo Press Offers Premium Print

The Imperia 8 CL flexo press for extended print repeat formats is designed to print and convert flexible packaging materials in web widths from 1,100-1,700

Modular Press Makes Impression

HANTS, UK | Edale reports Pasaco, a Polish manufacturer of coated papers and carbonless copy paper, has installed a six-color Beta flexo press. The press

Mounting Materials Reduce Pressure

R/bak cushion mounting products for flexo printing applications include the SA 3000 and PSA2 Series. R/bak mounting materials are said to provide consistent,

A&V Celebrates 50 Years

BRYAN, OH | Anderson & Vreeland reaches a proud milestone this month. The company is celebrating a half-century of supplying platemaking equipment and

Gallus ECS 340 Road Show Opens in Atlanta

Gallus Inc. opened its US Road Show to introduce the Gallus ECS 340 label printing press to the North American marketplace, with its first stop in Atlanta, GA

Foundation of FTA To Partner with PIA on Conference

Foundation of Flexographic Technical Assn. (FFTA), a leading technical society dedicated to supporting and advancing the flexographic printing industry

Flexotechnica Has 'Significant' Q4 Sales Increase

Flexotecnica S.p.A. has reported a significant increase in sales in the fourth quarter of 2010, with over a dozen presses sold in that period worldwide, including the US and Canada. Flexotecnica's new XG and XD presses

Plates Offer Stability

The AWP water-washable flexo plate is said to offer environmental benefits, hold smaller dots than those of thermal processed plates, and provide high

Short Path to Versatility

While some converters have been reluctant to make major capital expenditures during what some have called the Great Recession, one Ohio-based label converter

UV To Aid Digital Plates

UV exposure technology is expected to enable digital flexo plates to achieve 1:1 file-to-plate imaging, improving print image reproduction. Easily integrated

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

Sun Chemical HD Plates

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