Asahi Photoproducts – David Galton recognised by EFIA for outstanding contribution

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(Left to right:) Mark McKee (managing director JFM Plates), Dr David Galton and Hal Cruttenden at the awarding ceremony in Birmingham (Source: Asahi Photoproducts)
UK • The company’s European Sales Director, Dr David Galton has been recognised by the European Flexographic Industry Association (EFIA) for his outstanding contribution to the flexo industry. This lifetime achievement award is the highest honour awarded by EFIA. The EFIA Awards 2018 were held at The Vox Centre in Birmingham, on 14th March.

MacDermid Graphic Solutions – Plates for EFIA award winners

Many winners at this year’s EFIA Annual Print Awards used MacDermid flexo plate technologies (Source, EFIA)
UK • One of the winners at this year’s European Flexographic Industry Association’s annual print awards gala was MacDermid Graphics Solutions since that company’s flexo plate technologies were utilized by many winning entries across multiple categories. This included the Lux lamination process, Lux In-The-Plate (ITP) flat-top dot technology, and Digital MAF with an engineered dot…

Lohmann – 2016 was an award winning year for Lohmann’s customers

Winners for the “Best use of flexo within a single form”: Midland Regional Printers (L-R) Awards host, Matt Le Tissier; Managing director, Steve Bates and Catherine Tew, sales and marketing, Midland Regional Printers (MRP); Silvia Castellato, senior market manager, market and product management graphics EMEA, Lohmann Adhesive Tape Systems; Stephen Tew, founder and Matt Seaford, business development manager, MRP.
GERMANY • Last year Lohmann’s Graphics Market Segment was proud to see so many of their international customers receiving high levels of recognition by various industry associations.

How the Brexit vote has already affected the printing and packaging industry

Europe in flux – Part One

A poll of the British Printing Industries Federation before the vote made the results even more surprising (Source: BPIF)
Before June, it seemed as though there were only two things people were talking about: drupa and the Brexit vote. Now that we’ve waved goodbye to summer, people across the industry have mostly recovered from the biggest trade show in the print and graphics arena. But the vote hasn’t faded into the background quite yet.

Asahi Photoproducts – Updates and new plates for drupa

In a proof-of-concept test, the company found it demonstrated a 26% OEE improvement over conventional solvent plates
GERMANY • Asahi Photoproducts, which recently won an EFIA “Gold Award” for its pinning technology for clean transfer, has announced its drupa offerings and location, Hall 11, Stand A60. They include an update on its newest plate development technology, the AWP-DEF water-washable plates, which it said works well for fixed colour palettes.