Chromasens – New print inspection system for colour management

The device-independent colour measurement is based on the ISO 13655 standard so that colour formats from RGB over CIE-L*a*b* to spectral data can be computed
GERMANY • Chromasens announced its new print inspection system, Truescan, can handle expanded colour environments that other inspection methods can not. The number of colours in print production has increased from CMYK conventional process colour inks to new dimensions like Hexachrome and Octachrome printing.

Soma – Five presses sold at drupa, new sale negotiations

The company hosted several customers at its technology centre after a successful drupa
CZECH REPUBLIC • Soma reported on a very successful drupa 2016 with more than 1,500 visitors coming to see demonstrations of the new Optima 2 flexographic printing press. It was officially launched at the show, and the demos showed wide-web production running the Arun plate mounting system developed in cooperation with the press maker, Allstein.

Futec, Maxcess – Partnership announced at drupa

Left to right: Francesco Cristante, 
general manager for Maxcess and Takashi Yoshida, general manager of Futec Europe GmbH
JAPAN • Futec, an inspection systems provider, and Maxcess, a web-handling industry services provider announced a sales cooperation that will allow both companies to cross-promote each other’s product portfolio to customers in Germany, Austria and Poland. The companies intend to extend the region in the future.

Troika – Millions in possible orders after drupa

The company presented Corrucam, a new tool that measures aniloxes within corrugated presses, and the development of the Advanced Inspection Microscope
UK • Troika Systems said it has achieved more than EUR 117 million of realistic new sales revenue throughout the coming year. During the two-week exhibition, the company said it developed more than 360 new business leads and orders while it unveiled two new technologies.