GERMANY • The new 20Seven CI flexo is the company’s latest contribution to deliver Extended Color Gamut (ECG) solutions for a variety of printing processes and applications.
Up-close viewing of the 20Seven printing section during a recent open house event (Source: Bobst)
GERMANY • On 25 October, Radtech Europe will organise a seminar on food packaging at the Moevenpick Airport Hotel, Stuttgart.
The manufacturing of save food packaging is a main challenge for the package printing industry (Source: The Telegraph)
With a glimpse towards the future, Flexo & Gravure Global asked a variety of suppliers to the package printing industries for their thoughts and strategies around the expanding Asian markets. Collectively, each respondent emphasized that their growth strategies revolve around and often hinge upon successfully navigating the changing economics and demographics involved in Asia’s financial…
ITALY • The Print4All exhibition takes place from 29th May to the 1st June 1018 in Milan, with a new extended format offering a wide showcase of printing and converting technologies in all market segments.
At display at Print4All. The new 20Seven CI flexo press, suitable for both conventional or extended colour gamut printing (Source: Bobst)
ITALY • During the upcoming Print4All show in Milan, Bobst will present a number of solutions for the flexible packaging, folding carton, and corrugated board industries.
The Bobst RS 6003C HS gravure printing press (Source: Bobst)
SWITZERLAND • Generally, the printing industry is dealing with the common problem of poor metal adhesion due to de-lamination. Traditional metallization, even with plasma treatment, can result in poor metal to polymer substrate bonding. This produces de-lamination which leads to packaging failure and results in product rejects and loss of reputation. Part of the problem is…
Bobst’s new AluBond provides high metal adhesion and surface energy levels through vaccum metalization (Source: Bobst)
GERMANY • Most recently, the Model Group installed a FW 3000 anilox cleaning device by Flexo Wash at its Berka plant in Germany.
(Left to right:) Flexo Wash’s International sales manager, Mette Laursen, with Christian Gross and Thorsten Fuest of Model, and the 200th anilox roll cleaner (Source: Nick Coombes)
SWITZERLAND • Designed for flexible packaging converters and CPP/PE film producers, the compact new K5 Vision is designed to handle a wide variety of different film types including heat sensitive films and thin gauge substrates. It can run at speeds up to 840m/min (33”), is available in widths from 1250mm to 2450mm (49” to 96,5”)…
The new Bobst K5 Vision is a compact vacuum metallizer designed for flexible packaging converters and CPP/PE film producers (Source: Bobst)
GERMANY • The 20Seven CI flexo press is an evolution of the 20Six model and has been targeted to maximizing process consistency, which makes it specifically suited for the extended colour gamut (ECG) process.
The new 20Seven CI flexo press is specifically suited for the extended colour gamut (ECG) process (Source: Bobst)
SWITZERLAND • The folding cartons market in the ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) region is forecast to rise from US $2.8 billion in 2016 to US $4.9 billion (EUR €2.3 to EUR €4.01 billion) by the end of 2024, as the countries in the region experience significant industrial growth. The Philippines was the 10th fastest…
Left to right: La Rosa Olive, division manager, supply chain Printwell, Yam Robert, president of Printwell and Gaudry Erick, product sales manager, Bobst (Source, Bobst)
USA • The Pennsylvania-based corrugated converting plant’s production crew achieved a throughput of 186,439 boxes in an eight-hour shift on a Bobst FFG 8.20 Expertline machine.
The team that ran the record breaking order (Source: Bobst)
GERMANY • For many years, the company has worked intensively together with all well-known machine manufacturers from the areas of flexible packaging, label printing, offset, coating and corrugated cardboard. Three years ago, Zecher established a key account management especially for this customer segment in order to offer in-depth support which is adapted to the special requirements…
Zecher has a global network of sales partners (Source: Zecher)
SWITZERLAND • The centre of digital innovation of Bobst has appointed Reto Simmen as its chief business officer (CBO).
Mouvent appointed Reto Simmen as chief business officer (Source: Mouvent)
Digital printing opens up a perspective, with which all today’s label and packaging printers have to deal. In the second edition of our special “Digital Printing today” 2017 these articles – among others – inform you about the latest trends in digital printing: “Message on a bottle – Will direct container printing open up new…
ITALY • Established in 1977 in the Veneto region of North-East Italy, SCEA soon began a rapid expansion recording annual double-digit growth from the year 2000. This meant SCEA needed to relocate to a larger production facility in Zevio, near Verona, in 2008 in order to accommodate the increasing number of production lines required to match…
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Enzo Pattaro, President of SCEA (center), with daughter Marina Pattaro, quality manger, and son Mauro Pattaro, general manager, in front of the new Bobst gravure printing press in SCEA production plant (Source, Bobst)