Flint Group – Benoit Chatelard in as new president & CEO of Digital Solutions

Benoit Chatelard will be the new president and CEO of the Flint Group’s Digital Solutions segment (Source: Flint Group)
NETHERLANDS • Taking charge in early May, the mandate of Benoit Chatelard is to further develop Flint Group’s Digital Solutions portfolio and customer reach in that arena, for which Xeikon is also a strategic element. Therefore, he will be put forward as CEO of Xeikon, to be confirmed at the upcoming shareholders meeting. In these capacities, he…

Vianord – Agreement for consolidating position in Southern Europe, Latin America

From left to right: Riccardo de Caria, strategy advisor Vianord; José Fernández, general director Ferpa Graphics; Massimilano Merlo, global marketing & sales director Vianord (Source: Vianord)
FRANCE • After exhibiting at PacGraf Cuba in February 2017, the provider of automated flexo platemaking systems has signed a multi-country dealership agreement with Ferpa Graphics of Cervelló (Barcelona) in Spain. Under the deal, Ferpa Graphics will supply and support the full range of Vianord’s EVO equipment and systems in Spain, the Dominican Republic and…

Cheshire Anilox Technology – Business expansion continued

Sonia Arcos, technical sales director and Paul Smith, production manager from Cheshire Anilox Technology pose with the company’s new ALE 500W fibre laser (Source, Cheshire Anilox)
UK • The manufacturer of laser engraved anilox rollers manufacturer has completed the installation of a new ALE fibre laser. It is equipped to produce a range of engraving configurations from 25 to 2,000 lpi and features a Custom Pulse to provide graphical control which gives the Manchester-based company the opportunity to create a range of…

Koenig & Bauer – New demo centre build in Würzburg

Architect’s sketch of the new demo centre for digital and flexo presses at KBA’s headquarters in Würzburg (Source, KBA)
GERMANY • Nine months before the official ceremony to mark the 200th anniversary of Koenig & Bauer AG (KBA) in September 2017, the foundations were laid at the company’s Würzburg headquarters for a new digital and flexographic press demo centre. The location was chosen to provide suitable, conveniently situated presentation facilities with easy access to Frankfurt…