Flexo Concepts – Celebrating 30 years as doctor blade supplier

On the occasion of the 30th anniversary, Flexo Concepts treated its local business partners to a cruise on historic Plymouth Harbor (Source: Flexo Concepts)
USA • In Plymouth, the town that will soon commemorate the arrival of the Pilgrim Fathers 400 years ago, the company recently celebrated three decades of success as a global doctor blade manufacturer. Flexo Concepts treated its local business partners to a tour of its manufacturing facility followed by a sunset cruise on historic Plymouth Harbor…

Screening technology for expanded colour gamut printing 

A narrow web sample, printed at MPS in Holland. The sample uses Bellissima DMS, Apex GTT anilox, MacDermid Graphics Solutions' LUX ITP 60 plates. The sample includes a panel of perfectly smooth screen tint builds to simulate spot colours (Source: Hamillroad)
Andy Cave Whatever name you know it by – fixed palette, Expanded Colour Gamut (ECG), extended process, N-colour, or something else – the objective is the same: To simulate spot colours using screen tint builds of four or more colours to provide more choice to brand owners while increasing production throughput and reducing costs. The…

Trelleborg – Flexo and offset solutions on show

The Trelleborg Axcylox sleeve is designed to cover and protect the anilox roller during all operations, apart from printing. (Source: Trelleborg)
ITALY • Visitors to the forthcoming Print4All event in Milan will be able to see the company’s offset blanket and screen printing products on the stand of Italian distributor Printgraph (Hall 18 Stand F22-G21), while its Axcyl flexo sleeve products will be on the stand of local agent Simonazzi. (Hall 20 Stand G02-H01)

Flexographic Tech – Gold in FTA Excellence in Flexography award

Student Aaron Pitt (Computype) from Flexographic Tech’s 12-week press operator course produced the award-winning card. (Source: Flexographic Tech)
USA • The non-profit corporation dedicated to providing flexo press operators and others in the flexo industry hands-on training was honored to take home the Gold award for the College Student Category of Flexographic Technical Association’s 2018 Excellence in Flexography awards.