Tresu – Flexo programme for flow control to be exhibited at ICE Europe 2017

Tresu
Tresu’s F10 iCon ink supply system regulates ink flow, pressure and viscosity, ensuring a constant, accurate ink density on the printed substrate, without air contamination. This system also provides thorough automatic cleaning, achieving a complete ink change cycle in five to ten minutes
Denmark • At ICE Europe 2017, the Tresu Group will showcase ancillary equipment, including chamber doctor blades, supply systems and circulators for controlling and automating ink and coating supply in virtually all flexo printing situations.

Chinaplas 2017 – Opens in May with an emphasis on green innovations

The first globally launched, solvent-free rotogravure printing machine will make its debut at Chinaplas,. Developed by Zhongshan Sotech Printing Machinery, the machine uses cold light to solidify colored inks without the need for solvents and VOCs.
China • With the theme of “Greenovation for a Smart Future”, Chinaplas 2017–one of Asia’s largest plastics and rubber trade fairs, will feature “Intelligent Manufacturing”, “High-tech Materials” and “Green Solutions” with a  spectrum of innovative exhibits to senior-level, professional visitors.

Cosmo Films – Ultra high barrier film now offered

COSMO
Cosmo has just introduced several additions to its portfolio of transparent as well as metalized varieties
INDIA • A manufacturer of BOPP barrier films, Cosmo has just introduced several additions to its portfolio of transparent as well as metalized varieties. According to the company, these solvent free coated films are used for a wide range of FMCG packaging applications and not only help in extending the shelf life of the contents…

Goebel Schneid und Wickelsysteme – New CEO Daniele Vaglietti appointed

As of January Daniele Vaglietti, CEO of IMS Deltamatic, has been appointed CEO of Goebel Schneid und Wickelsysteme GmbH as well. He will continue to hold both posts
GERMANY • As of January 1, 2017, Daniele Vaglietti, CEO of IMS Deltamatic S.p.A., has been appointed CEO of Goebel Schneid- und Wickelsysteme GmbH. He succeeds Roberta Ghilardi in her responsibility for administration and finance. He will take on this role while continuing to hold the post of CEO of IMS Deltamatic as well.

Matthews International – Completes purchase of Ungricht GmbH

Matthews
In early January the Matthews International Company announced that it had completed the purchase of the German company A+E Ungricht--a longtime European provider of pre-press services and gravure printing forms located in Moenchengladbach
USA • In early January the Matthews International Company, headquartered in Pittsburg, PA announced that it had completed the purchase of the German company A+E Ungricht.

Maxcess – Precision Roll Master catalog for Webex rolls released

Maxcess
Webex’s new master catalog can be used as a reference tool when inquiring about key engineering specifications such as nominal diameter, roll face, overall length and options available
USA • Global product and servicer for web handling applications, in early January Maxcess released their Webex Precision Roll Master catalog. Offering a comprehensive overview of precision roll models offered by the company, the master catalog is available from all Maxcess sales personnel and Webex customer service.

Hinojosa – World’s first EFI Nozomi C18000 single-pass LED inkjet press to be installed

EFI
EFI's Nozomi press is a wider, faster technology that, according to EFI, will enable Hinojosa to move its digital inkjet packaging printing operations into full-scale production runs
USA • Electronics For Imaging (EFI), announced that the Xátiva, Spain-based Rafael Hinojosa – an integrated packaging product development and converter – has signed an agreement to install the first unit of the new EFI Nozomi C18000 single-pass LED inkjet corrugated board press.