Flexography

Magazine Printer Expands into Packaging with Screen Flexo Device

Publishers Press Flexo Division Adds PlateRite FX87011 Plate Imaging Unit

DFI Hosts Scholarship Drive Golf Outing

DiTrolio Flexographic Inst. raises funds for scholarships to provide skilled training opportunities for students in the flexographic industry.

Omet XFlex Now in Wider Width

The XFlex X6 from Omet, a 20-inch version of the popular press, runs all substrates in one pass and is said to reduce waste and changeover time

New Mark Andy Showroom Opens in UK

Performance Series Presses and a Rotoflex slitter/rewinder are on display at Mark Andy’s new UK showroom, where technicians offer customer support

Labels | Western States Envelope & Label Adds Mark Andy Press

New Performance Series press is delivering maximum productivity and value in every run.

Adflex Installs First KODAK FLEXCEL NX Wide System in the Northeast

Flexo trade shop positions for growth with ability to produce larger plates

Screen USA Media Day Has Busy Agenda

With prepress equipment on display, customers testimonials, and a report on a Clemson flexo dot study, Screen USA had much to offer on Media Day

PolyCello Invests in VISTAFLEX Flexographic Press from W&H

Family-owned company will use the ten-color press to print packaging for the frozen food, towel and tissue overwrap, and pet food markets.

Flexonomics | Anilox Roll/Ink Selection

With endless offerings of cell count, cell shape, and volume combinations, converters are faced with the daunting task of choosing the correct engraving specifications.

Strong Sales for Mark Andy in Latin America

With several recent sales of its Performance Series flexo presses, Mark Andy is making waves throughout Latin America

drupa 2012 a Success for Flexotecnica

With repeat sales and many demonstrations of its EVO-XG press, Flexotecnica hails drupa as a resounding success for the company

QuadTech System Certified for W&H Presses

QuadTech’s inspection system, employing Windmoeller & Hoelscher’s EASY-SET lighting and cameras, is certified for use on W&H flexo presses

Brazilian Label Printer Buys Mark Andy P7 Press

Prakolar adds its second Performance Series P7 printing system

Ron Harper, CEO of Harper Corp. of America, Passes

At the age of 79, Ron Harper, CEO of Harper Corp. of America, based in Charlotte, NC, dies of complications related to lung cancer.

Gallus Invites PPC Members to a Printing Challenge

Proves flexo is so close to offset that experienced printers can't tell the difference

Flexo Printing | FTA Announces 2012 Award Winners

Converters of flexible packaging, paperboard packaging, envelopes, labels, and more earn Best of Show accolades from the Flexographic Technical Assn.

Luminer Converting Expands Capabilities, Adds Staff

Eight-color flexo press produces complex multiweb constructions

Flexo Printing | Colbert Packaging Installs Nine-Color Primographic Press

Paperboard customers to benefit from increased capacity and expanded capabilities.

More Companies Opting for Esko’s HD Flexo Certification

With more companies becoming certified, HD Flexo proves itself as a way to get sharper, great run lengths, and fewer washing cycles

Flexotecnica Ends Record Year, Looks Ahead to More

With record sales in 2011, Flexotecnica is adding automation and waste-reducing innovations on its presses for 2012 and looking ahead to Drupa

Sleeve Press for Coastal Labels

AHRENSBURG, GERMANY | Rotocontrol has installed an EDM200 Over-printing press at Coastal Labels, Cape Town, South Africa. The EDM200 is described as the

SPG Adds Large Format Press

RADISSON, NY | Specialized Packaging Group (SPG), a div. of Paperworks Industries, Philadelphia, PA, has invested in a ten-color 48-in.-wide Gallus INTRO

Flexographic Printing: A Push for Growth

Myron Geiser, general manager of Capri Packaging, modestly suggests that everyone's got presses and laminators. So, we've got a new W&H pressanybody can

FTA Initiates Carbon Footprinting Project

The Flexographic Technical Assn. announces the formation of a subcommitttee of the FTA Sustainability Committee to work on a carbon footprinting guide for flexo printers

Best of Show Boxes

With competing brands nestled together on retail shelves, consumer products companies must rely on converters' perfect execution of the package designers'

Packaging Personified Adds XG

NEW BERLIN, WI | Flexotecnica reports Packaging Personified has selected a new eight-color XG press to increase both quality and production at its Carol

Mark Andy Wins FTA Award

INDIANAPOLIS, IN | The Flexographic Technical Assn. presented one of two 2011 Technical Innovation Awards to Mark Andy's Performance Series line of flexo

Measure HD Flexo

The Flexopro flexo system analyzer offers 3D imaging of the finest highlight dots found in HD flexo and other high end flexo systems; color separation

Menasha Packaging Installs Flexo/Folder/Gluer

Menasha Packaging installs a four-color Isowa flexo/folder/gluer at its Lakeville, MN, plant with the capability to perform quick setup and fast run speeds and support customers with a lean supply chain and inventory control

Open House Features Gallus Rock Press Demo

It's not too late to drop in at All Printing Resources' open house on June 15 & 16 at APR’s headquarters at 140 W. Lake Dr. in Glendale Hts., IL, just west of Chicago

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