The German company is a full-service provider for quality assurance and production optimisation for the web processing industry. Solutions available include web guiding, inspection, colour measurement and register control. They are used in the label and package printing industries worldwide. (Hall N2 Stand A116)
The iPQ Check module is an intelligent tool for print quality inspection for the complete print format (Source: BST Eltromat Intl.)
German company Erhardt+Leimer is a worldwide supplier of web guiding systems on moving webs. The company established its branch company in China in 2003, which mainly takes charge of the sales and services in the mainland of China. In 2013, the new self-owned factory with the name of Erhardt+Leimer (Zhejiang) Automation Technology Co.,Ltd was founded….
The Eltens web tension measuring and control systems can be mounted on almost all common pedestal bearings (Source: Erhardt+Leimer)
Phoseon assembles its LED UV curing systems in a semiconductor-based clean-room environment. The company utilizes advanced automation, burn-in, and statistical quality control (SQC) throughout its manufacturing process. Phoseon is 100% LED focused and provides both standard and custom solutions to OEMs and end-users worldwide. (Hall N2 Stand A255)
The FirePower FP601 is a water-cooled LED UV curing solution with advanced control features using a Modbus interface and a high intensity output for the fastest possible cure speeds (Source: Phoseon)
Since founded in 1968, Kuen Yuh Machinery Engineering (KYMC) has been producing printing and converting equipment for the global market. To date, KYMC has served customers in more than 90 countries and has installed more than 2,800 devices.
The Euroflex is KYMC's is flagship press and is equipped with both impression and registration automation controls (Source: KYMC)
GERMANY • After two successful German editions, ESMA, Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Automation and Engineering (IPA) and Stuttgart Media University organise now the first comprehensive English course on all theoretical and practical aspects of digital printing technology for industrial applications. The event will take place on 5-8 November 2018 at the laboratories and conference rooms of…
USA • The company will showcase connected workflow automation solutions with sister companies Esko and X-Rite at Labelexpo Americas 2018 (stand 5202). AVT also will feature the North America premiere of two inspection solutions, and a host of other systems for digital press inspection and control, inspection for labels and packaging web applications and automation….
The company will showcase connected workflow automation solutions with sister companies Esko and X-Rite (Source: AVT)
USA • The new Performance Series P9E press is specifically designed for high-quality flexible packaging production. Available in web widths up to 26 inch (660 mm), the flexo press is engineered as the ideal solution to print film, shrink sleeves, flexible packaging and foil lidding.
The new Performance Series P9E press is specifically designed for high-quality flexible packaging production (Source: Mark Andy)
USA n Organised by the Association for Print Technologies (formerly NPES), every fall, the “Print” event takes place in Chicago, offering the opportunity for industry professionals to see vendor products and equipment. This year, the show will take place Sept. 30 through Oct. 2, 2018, at McCormick Place in Chicago.
Digital printing requires a dedicated prepress workflow. This means that the most suitable solutions for data handling and colour management have to be chosen in order to achieve maximum operating efficiency.
The installation of a digital
printing press is not enough
as it is also necessary to
adjust the workflow
When it comes to making a final decision on which printing process to choose for labels and packaging, the print service provider must take into consideration quality, substrate, volume, budget and schedule. These are the requirements that typically drive the choice of printing method.
The high number of products on the shelf makes the run length of packaging and labels shrink
In order to address increasing concerns about plastic waste and food safety, several printers and suppliers in the UK and Ireland were asked for their thoughts on what many consider to be a growing crisis. The European Flexographic Industry Association approached its members about this topic and found that innovation is the dominant response to…
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JFM has worked hard to standardise the prepress process and implement technology to meet evolving customer needs
The newly created Italian Print4All (Milan) trade fair didn’t just gather the most important industry suppliers together but also attracted a surprisingly high number of visitors.
USA • Baldwin Technology Company is celebrating its 100th anniversary this summer by hosting a series of activities and events designed to honour and inspire both its workforce and its customers.
In late 2017, both QuadTech and PC Industries were acquired by Baldwin Technology Company Inc., a manufacturer and supplier of process-automation equipment and related consumables for the printing, packaging and other industrial segments. In this interview, Karl Fritchen, answers questions around the acquisition, explains the impact this agreement will have on the industry and the…
Karl Fritchen, president of Baldwin Vision Systems, answers questions around the acquisition, explains the market impact of this agreement, and shares his ideas for the company moving forward (Source: Baldwin)
ITALY • We took the chance to talk to Fabrizio Imarisio from Cerutti Packaging Equipment during the Print4All show in Milan. In this interview he presents the new gravure press R98X.