Interpress Printers – Invests in Koenig & Bauer EVO XD flexo technology

Holding a framed image of the new printer after signing the purchase contract (L to R): Ratha Kerisnan, managing director IPP; Andrea Dallavalla, KBA-Flexotecnica; and Andreas Friedrich, managing director KBA Asia-Pacific (Source: KBA)
MALAYASIA • The young company has focused on the printing of fast-food packaging and operates from headquarters in Kuala Lumpur. To accommodate a flood of new business, production capacity needed to be expanded. After a series of visits to companies in Europe, the company decided to invest in an ultramodern flexo printing line from KBA-Flexotecnica, a…

Fogra – Colour managment symposium 2018

Dr Andreas Kraushaar, head of the R&D department “prepress technology” at Fogra (Source: Fogra)
The 6th edition of the international Colour Management Symposium event will take place on 28 February and March 1, 2018 in Munich. The motto of this event is: “Colour communication in 4C and multicolor printing – CMYK++”. An interview mit Dr Andreas Kraushaar, head of the R&D department “prepress technology” at Fogra What is the…

Arteks – Cuts ink waste with GSE Colorsat Compact system

The GSE Colorsat Compact High ink dispensing system installed at Arteks, St. Petersburg, Russia (Source, GSE)
The NETHERLANDS • The Russian wallcovering manufacturer, Arteks, has installed a Colorsat compact high ink dispensing system from GSE Dispensing in order to better ensure repeatable quality, instant availability of water-based gravure colours in high volumes, and minimise waste at its new, rapidly expanding St. Petersburg plant. The installation is GSE’s 100th in Russia. Originally a…

Schumacher Packaging – New pallet warehouse for just-in-time delivery

Schumacher Packaging has significantly expanded its production and storage capacities at its Breda site (Source: Schumacher Packaging)
THE NETHERLANDS • The Schumacher Packaging Group, one of the largest family-run manufacturers of packaging solutions made from corrugated and solid cardboard has significantly expanded its production and storage capacities at its Dutch site. To do this, the Breda plant has moved to a new, much larger, building. The new building will triple the production area…