Prepress

Digital Prepress | Bridging the Gap Between Flexo and Offset

Precision Color Graphics calls Kodak’s FLEXCEL NX technology earth-shattering

QuadTech Announces New Register Module

The TouchRegister module for use with the company’s Web Viewing System is said to add print quality and increase productivity

Techkon Upgrades Measurement Device

The newest version of the SpectroDens is due out soon, reportedly featuring easier color matching and color detection

Enfocus Upgrades Preflighting and Editing

PitStop Pro and PitStop Server version 12.1, compatible with new Apple operating system, correct typos and fix hundreds of PDF problems

DuPont Offers New Family of Flexo Plates

Cyrel Performance Plates, said to aid shelf appeal with vibrant colors and sharp type, perform with standard flexo CTP units

Flexicon Flat Top Dot Process Unveiled

The HighQuality hybrid process uses different dot geometries to produce flexo results on foil said to be equal to gravure

GMG Integrates with PantoneLIVE for Color Proofs

With OpenColor and ColorProof with PantoneLIVE, GMG customers will be able to access the PantoneLIVE ecosystem and color libraries

CGS Adds Color Management Products

ORIS Lynx is a cloud-based solution and IC3D Suite for the packaging industry aids 3D packaging visualization

SpencerLAB Offers Test Files for Print Analysis

The Printer Test Suite analyzes many aspects of labels and more for print quality, throughput, cost-per-print, durability, and reliability

Esko, Anderson & Vreeland Extend Partnership

A&V, for some time an authorized reseller of Esko products in the US, now will carry out that role in Canada as well

Flexicon Expands Headquarters, Upgrades Workflow

Company brings two locations together at one address, while investing in a sophisticated workflow to serve its international customer base

Burnishine Deletion Pen Now Has Two Tips

The pen for Fuji baked plates features a regular deletion tip as well as a new fine tip for making minute corrections

Kodak Offers New Version of Workflow Software

Prinergy Workflow Version 6 is said to cut pre-planning and production costs while increasing quality control

Global Graphics Software Unveils New RIP Version

At PRINT 13, company celebrated the silver anniversary of its Harlequin RIP engine by displaying the MultiRip, the newest in the series

Enfocus and Monotype Agreement Focuses on Fonts

Agreement is said to aid the correction of PDFs for production by detecting missing fonts and allowing for successful printing

Printflow Offers Digital Ink Preset System

The DIPS system makes presses CIP3 compatible and works with DC closed-loop color control to maintain high level of color consistency

EFI Partners with Intec Printing Solutions

EFI now offers Fiery XF Version 5 for Intec’s digital color printers, an agreement said to provide users with improved workflow, color, and quality

Flexicon Automates Workflow to Increase Customer Satisfaction

Workflow system allows IT department to take over many routine tasks, freeing staff to focus on customer needs and project design

DuPont Markets Plates to CPGs

Company is targeting brand managers to highlight what it says are the print benefits and shelf impact provided by Cyrel Performance Plates

Heidelberg Adds to Saphira Plate Line

Company offers the Thermoplate HCR designed for harsh press conditions and the Thermoplate P2 universal printing plate, said to save time and money

Sun Chemical Opens Plate Manufacturing Facility

To meet demands for high-end printing, company will produce HD flexo plates with Esko, MacDermid, and DuPont equipment

Scholler Packaging Opts for Flint Exposure Unit

Installs nyloflex NExT technology for flexible packaging and corrugated printing.

Autumn Graphics Adds Esko Module to Aid Workflow

The Esko WebCenter Lifecycle Management Module allows job tracking, reviews, and asset management for all supply chain partners

Flint Announces Technology for Letterpress Plates

nyloprint NExT technology is said to offer accuracy and long-term repeatability for security printing, banknotes, labels, tubes, and cups

Kodak Network Aids Customers on Many Fronts

Great Western Ink is the latest to join the Gold Reseller Network, which is said to deliver comprehensive customer service and support

Flexible Packaging | Precision Color Graphics Breaks Course

The installation of Kodak’s Flexcel NX Wide digital platemaker—coupled with a thriving (and eco-conscience) flexible packaging division—helps a Wisconsin-based prepress company chart a new path.

Color-Logic Partners with Folex

Color-Logic certifies Folex’s DIGIPRINT -IG/SIK metallic film for use with Process Metallic Color System

Enfocus Connect 11 Helps Creators Deliver Perfect PDFs

Streamlines consistent file delivery between designer and service providers

Kodak Has Certification Program for FLEXCEL NX System Users

Program is said to assure printers and brand owners that FLEXCEL NX plates are made to global standards

Flint Group Joins Educational Partnership

Students at the technical Moscherosch School in Willstaett acquire practical skills and learn about workplace conditions at Flint facility

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