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The Comexi ML2 laminator is a suitable solution for frequent job changes (Source: Comexi)
USA • Global anilox roll supplier Harper Corporation of America will be hosting the first stop of its revised Roadshow, now dubbed the “Harper Expo & Solutions Tour” in Anaheim, California. This one-day seminar will focus on providing printers and converters with not only insights from leaders within the industry, but it is also an expo…
THE NETHERLANDS • Towards the end of 2017, Apex International customers were nominated and 34 were declared award winners for their submissions printed with Apex anilox technology. In the EFTA Benelux, FlexoTech and FlexoStars contests, judges evaluated and judged the finest submissions in flexo printed paper and corrugated board. The 2nd EFTA-Benelux Flexo Awards, a biennial…
Apex International manufactures anilox technology used worldwide (Source: Apex)
BELGIUM • Following the success of 2016’s contest, four companies have already decided to sponsor the 2018 edition of the FTA Europe Diamond Awards: Kodak, Vetaphone and I&C-Gama as GOLD Sponsors, with Comexi agreeing to serve as a Silver Sponsor. The ceremony to celebrate the best of European flexo printing will take place on the evening…
FTA Europe has announced the first four sponsors of this year’s Diamond Awards to be held in May at Milan’s Hotel Barceló (Source: FTA Europe)
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Several months ago, the editors of Flexo & Gravure Global sat down with Aldo Peretti, Group Chief Executive Officer of Uteco and President of ACIMGA, the Italian Manufacturers Association of Machinery for the Graphic, Converting and Paper Industry.
SPAIN • The company has donated a table-top Perfect Proofer to the Tajamar School of Printing, in Madrid, to enhance the understanding of flexo printing, and the importance of colour, print quality and efficient production. Also donated was GSE’s Ink management software.
Left to Right: Javier Rodríguez-Borlado, head of studies, Tajamar School of Business; Maarten Hummelen (GSE); and Carlo Sánchez LLanes, teacher at Tajamar (Source: GSE)
Dear readers, The team of flexo-gravure.com wishes you a pleasant and relaxing holiday season and a good start to a successful New Year 2018. We would like to take the opportunity to thank you for your confidence in flexo-gravure.com. Starting again on 08 January 2018, we look forward to continue to provide you with the…
How would you describe the importance and value of the growing Asian package printing markets? What are the challenges as a western company when entering those markets?
What is your opintion about the Asian market? (Source: G&K TechMedia)
DENMARK • The supplier of flexo presses and equipment to the packaging and industrial printing markets appointed Ronni Nielsen as area sales manager in EMEA.
(c) 2017 Frank Cilius
Ronni Nielsen has been appointed area sales manager in EMEA for the Tresu solutions division (Source: Tresu)
As the year ends, it’s natural for us all to reflect on the lessons learned, triumphs and failures experienced and upon the passage of time. The wheel is ever turning as our lives and all that humans are involved in evolves, devolves and revolves. Today it is clear as we move into 2018 that the…
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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 • After three years of staging successful seminars all over Africa, the German consulting company is planning to host seminars in Asia in 2018, which will take place in Thailand and Vietnam in order to access this growing market more closely.
Participants receive their certificate of successfully attending the Flexofit seminar (Source: Flexofit)
BRAZIL • The German suppliers of printing inks for packaging applications and labels, has signed a contract to purchase family-owned Tupahue Tintas, a Brazilian manufacturer of flexo and gravure printing inks and varnishes located in Diadema (São Paulo).
The team of Tupahue Tintas (Source: Siegwerk)
USA • The pioneer in photopolymer flexo plate development reported that Tennessee-based Gateway Packaging Company has chosen to partner with Asahi Photoproducts and its North American Distributor CTGA in its search for an improved platemaking process.
OEE (overall equipment efficiency) and speed improvement achieved by Gateway Packaging when using AWP water-washable flexo plates (Source: Asahi)