Switzerland • At ICE Europe 21- 23 March 2017 in Munich, the advanced range of Bobst technology and process solutions for printing and laminating, including CI and inline flexo printing, and gravure printing, as well as Bobst service and support packages will also be represented the company’s space at Hall A5, Booth 1166.
The information available and the samples produced in Bobst’s Competence Centers in Europe will reflect the equipment capabilities to satisfy the global market demand for added value applications aimed at increasing substrate functionalities.
These include vacuum web coating and metallizing processes: from the very latest Alubond breakthrough in advanced metal adhesion technology, through to the processes for the production and the conversion of A10x clear high barrier films, to the well-established Selectmet system and Darknight process. Information will also be available about the new K5 Expert that, according to Bobst, is one of the most productive metallisers in the world.
In coating, the solutions presented will also spotlight the increasing demand for high performance substrates, for example lacquered aluminium foils, coated and barrier films, release liners, consumer and industrial tapes and labels. The latest Bobst developments in the field of coating, featured on its range of Rotocoat, Rotomelt and Rotosil lines, include the optimization of the pressurized doctor blade chamber used for the production of no-label-look labels, a high performance dryer for air temperatures up to 350°C (662°F) and a modular coating head for hot melt applications.