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Visit Kelly on Static from Static control expert Dr. Kelly Robinson, president of Electrostatic Answers; Kelly has 27+ years of experience in problem-solving and consulting.

Visit Tim's Web Lines to handle and wind your paper, film, foil, and similar products. Take advantage of Tim’s 25+ years just like over 100 converters have.

Visit Mark's Coating Matters from fluid coating expert Mark D. Miller; Process improvement and project management for precision roll-to-roll coating applications.

Visit Marketing Mojo for dynamic marketing insights from Stephanie Millman that inspire new ideas on how to stay on top of your customer’s mind.

Visit Yo’s Yarns to share the thoughts, impressions, experiences, and news that impact the converting industry. . . or anything else that happens to be on her mind!

Visit Tom's Poly Ploys, where Tom will be writing on various topics that the typical polymer processor would encounter on the job.

Predict Color Accurately with Esko Launch


GENT, BELGIUM | Esko announces Color Engine 12, a module within its Suite 12. Launched at drupa 2012, Color Engine is said to predict the behavior of ink and simulates the printed result on a digital inkjet proof.

Color Engine calculates what a spot ink will look like when printed on top of another one, or printed on certain paper or boardstock, or viewed under different lighting conditions without having to fingerprint all possible combinations. This guarantees accurate and achievable color expectations at a minimum effort and cost.

PantoneLIVE, a cloud-based solution said to ensure first-time-every-time color integrity, is integrated with Color Engine 12. Company says Color Engine, which is fully integrated in the Suite 12 workflow, is easy to learn and easy to use color features provide operator interaction from within all of the editors.


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