Hy-Flexo – Shanying Paper improves corrugated preprinting

According to the company, large batch printing with the CI press has saved on platemaking costs
CHINA • Hy-Flexo announced analysis from one of its customers that shows its CI flexo press reduced costs and improved productivity in corrugating preprinting. Shanying Paper reported its production capacity for each shift increased and things like full use of the board, with fewer edges, has helped reduced costs when compared to its offset press.

Saueressig, Schawk – Joint exhibit as SGK at drupa

How the two brands fit into SGK's structure
GERMANY • Saueressig and Schawk announced they will jointly exhibit at drupa under the new brand SGK. The rotogravure and special machinery solutions manufacturer and the data handling services and flexographic printing specialist will present the companies’ latest developments and advancements, including RGB printing, Digimarc, printed electronics and holography printing.

SCA – Round corrugated board packaging reduces weight

Arcwise is protected by international patents, and the company offers the technique to packaging manufacturers under license
SWEDEN • SCA announced it has developed a new technique for producing round corrugated board packaging that offers new design possibilities while reducing packaging weight by 30%, thereby also improving environmental performance. Arcwise can be deployed in standard corrugated board production facilities, the company said.