GERMANY • The company Hans-Joachim Heinerich GmbH which was founded in 1968 currently has a workforce of 50 employees. The independent family run company is one of the best-known and most successful prepress service providers for corrugated post-printing in Southern Germany.
The Digital MAF flexo plate improves the reproduction of finest highlight elements in corrugated post printing (Source: MacDermid)
GERMANY • The expanded product range with a further inherent flat top dot flexo plate provides fluting reduction on various corrugated boards from fine to rough flute. The Flint Group claims the nyloflex FTC (Flat Top Dot plate for Corrugated Postprint) digital plate offers increased print quality with sharply defined elements, text and codes. The new…
Flint claims the nyloflex FTC Digital can provide fluting reduction (Source, Flint)
GERMANY • The editors of Flexo & Gravure Global are interested in surveying our readers and the industry about their thoughts on the status, importance and future of flexo printing formes.
Flexo & Gravure Global surveys the market about the importance of flexo printing formes (Source, reproflex3)
COLOMBIA • Increased print quality gained from using nyloflex FTF Digital flexographic plates supplied by the Flint Group has enabled Agraf Industrial to win an award from Andigraf. According to Flint, Agraf has worked for years with the tradeshop V&V Interflexo, who introduced the technology to progress Agraf from using high definition with standard digital plates…
Participants in the competition are shown above with their awards. From left to right: Gustavo Ruiz of Agraf Industrial, Erik Oliveros of V&V Interflexo, Vagn Knudsen of Agraf Industrial, and Mauricio Perez from V&V Interflexo, Source: Flint Group
USA • DuPont Advanced Printing announced the launch of the newest addition to the DuPont Cyrel Easy plate platform, DuPont Cyrel Easy EPC, a soft digital plate with a built-in flat top dot developed especially for the postprint corrugated printers.
Printing packaging generally requires the printing of eight colours, including several spot colours. This not only consumes a lot of time for make-ready, but also affects profitability. This article identifies a company which has developed a process to work to reduce or eliminate the use of spot colours for many flexo jobs.
LATIN AMERICA • The Flint Group Flexographic Products’ sales team wound down its Latin American roadshow to promote its new flexo printing plate, nyloflex FTF Digital, in December 2015.
Visitors are introduced to the new printing plate nyloflex FTF
USA • The new Cyrel Easy flexographic printing plate technology platform simplifies the prepress process by building the flat top digital dot directly into the plate. The Cyrel Fast thermal and solvent platemaking system efficiency and consistency is increased by removing the flat top dot processing step and its associated cost.
DuPont Cyrel Easy is a new
flexographic printing plate