GERMANY • Uteco Group announced its drupa booth (Stand A18/B03 in Hall 10) will be focused on the new concept of Onyx XS for very short runs with four different processes integrated inline. The new 4-EcoOne solution will be on display with two demos every day, showing eco-friendly EB flexo printing with an EB lamination inline, plus an automatic slitting unit and fully automatic unloading system for multi-reels delivery thanks to the new automatic rewinding with integrated unloading system for the final reels.
Izar, the solventless laminating machine for short and long runs will also be on display. The company will also show the new Next 450, the converting rotogravure for flexible packaging with multipurpose unit, ink consumption management (also present on the Onyx XS-EB), colour matching and the new, patented Cube solution for ventilation.
There will be a corner in the stand specially dedicated to the latest technologies such as digital and printing electronics for smart packaging as well as medium web LED lamps and other innovations related to the Industry 4.0 concept. Uteco’s partnered with other booths to offer different proposals for rotogravure entry level, roto-offset range and digital applications will be present. A virtual tour exploring Uteco Plants and ConverDrome, the UtecoTechnology Center, will be handled through webcam connections showing solutions in printing and converting.