BELGIUM • FTA Europe, the umbrella organisation for European Flexo Organisations, announced that the first Diamond Flexo Awards will take place on the evening of 2 June at the Drupa Congress Centre/Hyatt Hotel in Düsseldorf.
The awards will be given to companies that have demonstrated an outstanding level of flexographic printing, the organisation said. Entrants are composed of gold winners from their respective countries. The awards will cover the following categories: Flexo on film: narrow, medium and wide; flexo on paper: narrow, medium and wide; and corrugated: coated and uncoated.
FTA Europe said it represents the common interests of the European flexo industry and also provides a common platform for the European flexo associations to promote European exchange, collaboration and alignment. The office of FTA Europe is in Brussels with Intergraf, the European printing industry federation.