W&H – New flexo and gravure machines for drupa (Photo Gallery)

The Dynastar gravure printing machine for flexible packaging demonstrated at the site was purchased by Constantia Flexibles
GERMANY • W&H announced it will present new machines for flexographic and gravure printing at drupa in Hall 15, Booth A41. For gravure printing, it will unveil the Dynastar with its central idea of the changeable cylinder concept with slide-in carts. The machine was developed for short print runs lower than 3,000 metres. 

Alwan Color Expertise – New spot color communication software for drupa

It will partner with IGT Systems to show visitors how they can create spot colors CxF/X-4 files, proof them, store them on the cloud, and retrieve them for design or printing purposes
GERMANY • Alwan Color Expertise announced version six of its Color Suite. The new suite of software – ColorHub, PrintStandardizer and PrintVerifier – enables brand owners and designers to define and communicate their colours and quality expectations to print service providers and to check that their expectations have been met by the reproduction process.

AVT – New inspection solutions for drupa

Also presented are the Apollo 20K and Helios solutions for the HP Indigo 20000 flexible packaging press and HP Label press series
GERMANY • AVT announced it will introduce new solutions at drupa, in Hall 9, Stand C60. It will introduce a new cloud-based quality standards and automation platform; digital press inspection and control solutions; inline color management solutions; and new inspection platforms for web and sheet-fed packaging applications.