AWA – Study examines pressure-sensitive graphic films

The global pressure-sensitive graphic films market by region (Click to enlarge)
THE NETHERLANDS • As in all aspects of print and graphics, the use of pressure-sensitive films has been modulated by the effects of the digital revolution, and as a result, the market profile is changing. The AWA Pressure-sensitive Graphic Films Market 2016 study says sign makers and graphics converters are using their expertise to enter…

Comexi – 24th Upakovka Trade Fair

The event also enabled the company to demonstrate its solutions in the North European market, where the flexible packaging industry has great potential
RUSSIA • Comexi exhibited its latest technology at the 24th Upakovka Trade Fair, held in Moscow from 26 – 29 January. Comexi said visitors showed great interest in the flexo and offset lines, as well as in the new Comexi Nexus L20000 laminating machine, developed in collaboration with HP.

Primeblade Sweden – New 900 Nano+ doctor blades

The blades also bend less to keep the optimum contact angle against the anilox or printing cylinder and create excellent wipe conditions
SWEDEN • Primeblade Sweden AB released its new doctor blade, the 900 Nano+. Both the patented treatment process and particles have been changed, the company says, to create better durability and strength. The new treatment will give better blade life and performance than standard Primeblade 900 Nano blades, according to the company.