Flexography

Offset Printing: Spin in a New Direction

Disc Graphics knows first hand that differentiation is always a critical attribute in a competitive environment. In an era when vinyl records still reigned

Proof Jobs with White

The Stylus Pro WT7900 is designed for proofing flexo and gravure print jobs that require the color white. For use with a broad range of substrates, including

Scholarship Program Opportunities Available

CHARLOTTE, NC | The Phoenix Challenge Foundation, Waxhaw, NC, announces the availability of sponsorship opportunities to fund the 2010 high school and

DuPont Honors Flexo Education

NEU-ISENBURG, GERMANY | As part of the 35th anniversary celebration of Cyrel, DuPont Packaging Graphics organized a technical seminar at Marmara Univ.,

Prevent Vibration Stripes on CI Presses

The rotec Atlas Adapter offers a high quality carbon fiber-reinforced plastic (CFRP) structure combined with a polyurethane (PU) coating (with a hardness of 75 Shore D)

Proofing System Is Portable

The Phantom QD Quick Drawdown Proofing System is reported to be the first fully portable proofing system. Equipped with its own pressure loading system

Flexo Press Has Linear Drives & Motors

Flexo Elite Series flexographic printing press is equipped with patented Linearset Positioning System that utilizes linear motor technology for print deck movement as well as printing cylinder and anilox roller positioning

In-Line Carton Press Is Versatile

The CCS 510 narrow web in-line system for folding carton printing is said to be reliable, flexible, and easy to operate. Modular system handles up to

Cantilever Press Is Offered

Cantilever press features direct servo-driven sleeve, anilox rolls, and automatic registration. Constant speed is ensured at roll change with either roll-to-roll

Anilox Roll for CtP

The E-Flo anilox roll is designed to work with CtP technology. Developed for the flexible packaging and narrow web market place, the roll's cell formations

Modern Printing Enters New Market with Mark Andy

Mark Andy reports Modern Printing Co., a commercial printer in Beirut, Lebanon, has entered the narrow web flexo market by investing in a Mark Andy 2200 through its distributor, Dynagraph Lebanon

Excelsior Orders Two W&H Presses

LINCOLN, RI | Windmoeller & Hoelscher reports Ron Shemesh, CEO of Excelsior Packaging Group, Yonkers, NY, has placed an order for two 52-in. Miraflex

Hooven-Dayton Honored by P&G

DAYTON, OH | The Hooven-Dayton Corp. has received the Corporate Supplier Excellence Award from Procter & Gamble Co., Cincinnati, OH, for performing at

MPI Label Adds Two Mark Andy Machines

Mark Andy reports MPI Label Systems, Sebring, OH, has installed two new Performance Series P7 presses in its US facilities

Plastic Packaging Adds Third F&K

HICKORY, NC | Plastic Packaging has purchased its third Fischer & Krecke press in the past three years, adding an eight-color FP 14S gearless CI flexo

FFTA's Info*Flex Is 80% Sold

RONKONKOMA, NY | Foundation of Flexographic Technical Assn. (FFTA) reports the 2010 Info*Flex Exhibition, slated for May 3?4 in Las Vegas, NV, is already

Innovative Labeling Big Winner in HP Contest

HP announced the winners of its third annual Indigo Digital Labels and Packaging Contest, which recognizes customers for their commitment to excellence and innovation in digital printing

Flying High

The investment in a new flexographic press at Ultimate Packaging, which runs a 24/7 operation, has created ten additional jobs at the UK-based factory.

Press Has Options

The 330 flexo press is said to increase production capacity by as much as 50%. Can be supplied with up to 12 printing units for UV or water-based inks

Press Minimizes Waste

Vistaflex C central impression flexo press has eight or ten color decks and print repeats to 49 in. (1,250 mm), printing widths to 88.5 in. (2,200 mm),

Harpers Honored at Clemson

CLEMSON, SC | Clemson Univ. has unveiled The Ronald & Katherine Harper Industry Collaboration Room on the top floor of the Sonoco Inst. for Packaging

Flexo with Full Tonal Range

HD (high definition) Flexo uses high-resolution optics and superior screening to deliver the full tonal range of offset and gravure, company says. Provides

Excelsior Buys Three F&K Presses

BIELEFELD, GERMANY | Fischer & Krecke GmbH reports Excelsior Packaging Group has entered into contracts for three additional FP 36S-10 printing presses.

Eco-Friendly Printer Adds Flexotecnica Press

NAPERVILLE, IL | Southeastern Printing Co., Stuart, FL, known for its Green Ink printing program, has acquired an eight-color, 52-in. N8G gearless press

New Wave Adds Gearless Press

CHARLOTTE, NC | Bobst Group reports New Wave Converting, Fontana, CA, will replace a durable 20-year-old, six-color, geared Schiavi flexo presss with

Printed Linerboard: Big & Bold

With today's industrywide downsizing, it takes a lot of confidence in a business model to commit to a major-league expansion. While others are downsizing,

Gravure Versus Flexo Printing Part 2

Last month I outlined the rapid growth of flexo printing in packaging and suggested that gravure printing had been out-marketed in North America by a

Donation Helps College Students

Louisville, Ky | Students at Central Piedmont Community College, Charlotte, NC, are getting better results thanks to Flexo Wash, which donated an FW991XL

MicroDynamics Donates Inspection System

Woodstock, Ga | MicroDynamics has donated a complete 3DQC inspection microscope system to Clemson Univ.'s Sonoco Inst. of Packaging Design and Graphics.

Another W&H Press for Kendall

Mequon, Wi | Kendall Packaging added another ten-color Windmoeller & Hoelscher Primaflex press to support its growth initiatives and to meet customer

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