ITALY • During a press conference on 18 April 2018 at the ConverDrome, Uteco will roll out the new hybrid Sapphire EVO package printing press, provided with a Kodak inkjet system.
Technical drawing of the new Uteco Sapphire EVO hybrid package printing press (Source: Uteco)
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.
GERMANY • The manufacturer of anilox rollers, roller cores, sleeves and roller covers will take over the representation of Uteco in Northern Germany as of 1 January 2018.
(Left to right): Ettore Roina, area sales manager for Uteco, and Jürgen Zieger, CEO of ESWE-FLEX, after signing the contract (Source: G&K TechMedia)
BELGIUM • Uteco Converting, ebeam Technologies and Inx Digital International collaboratively developed the Gaia industrial end-to-end EB inkjet production line. This digital narrow-web solution will enable safe mass-personalization of indirect food contact flexible packaging and labels. The new press made its public debut at Labelexpo Europe 2017 with on-stand production demonstrations.
The new narrow-web Gaia hybrid EB digital inkjet solutions for printing on flexible substrates (Source G&K)
WALES • This year the conference will be opened by Giuseppe Tripaldi, of the Uteco Group with additional speakers being Patrick Gane of Omya International AG, Martin Krebs of VARTA Microbattery GmbH and Paul Meredith, representing the Department of Physics, Swansea University. Taking place at the Swansea Marriott, in the Maritime Quarter of Swansea, the two…
On the sidelines of the Print4All Preview in Milan, Aldo Peretti, CEO of Uteco and also President of the Italian manufacturers Association, ACIMGA took time out of his schedule to meet with Editors of Flexo &Gravure Global.
SWITZERLAND • The developer and manufacturer of electron beam (ebeam or EB) solutions has announced the creation of a series of introductory electron beaming seminars to be held around the world beginning in September and going until December 2017. The seminars are open to anyone interested in learning about the business benefits of electron beaming technology,…
Beginning in September and at the upcoming Label Expo 2017, ebeam will host alongside partners Uteco and INX Digital a series of seminars on electron beaming technology and its implications for printing, food safety and other topics (Source, G&K TechMedia)
ITALY • Beginning at 14:00 at Uteco’s Converdrome in Colognola ai Colli in Verona, the company will introduce its new EcoOne while speakers highlight the new EB frontier. Presentations by Ebeam, Sun Chemicals and others will be followed by live demonstrations. Please see the attached full brochure or contact Uteco directly for more information.
ITALY • To better support customers in the growing packaging markets in the Asian Pacific region, Uteco has opened an office in Singapore. Serving in this capacity, Jörg E. Kullwitz has been appointed as Uteco’s chief representative in the Pacific Asian region to support existing and potential customers as well as the current Uteco sales team…
Jörg E. Kullwitz, Uteco’s chief representative for Asia Pacific, has opened a new office out of Singapore to support existing and potential customers (Source, Uteco)
USA • Sun Chemical’s expanded color gamut inks will be used on press during the Uteco Open house being held on March 22 in its Kennesaw, GA facility.
Sun Chemical’s expanded color gamut inks will be used on press during the Uteco Open house being held on March 22 in its Kennesaw, GA facility
ITALY • In a recent video created by Uteco Converting S.p.A., the company emphasizes their pride in Italian craftsmanship, technological understanding, and passion for the cause. In an appealing way, it shows employees in their everyday working environment constructing and assembling high precision machinery with a certain note of Italian vitality and taste. Headquartered in…
ITALY • Following extensive demonstrations of the Sapphire digital package printing press at drupa 2016, with Kodak’s technical support, Uteco will launch the new Sapphire EVO press in the Spring of 2017.
Uteco will launch the new Sapphire EVO package printing press in the Spring of 2017
USA • On March 22, 2017, the North American division of Uteco will host an open house at the company’s facility in Kennesaw, GA near Atlanta.
Uteco North America will host an open house in the company’s Kennesaw, GA facility
ITALY • The world’s first LED UV-enabled low migration VLF flexographic press has passed its print tests and is on schedule for commissioning next month (November) in the press hall of flexible packaging print specialist La Gerunda Merletti of Cremona.
Pino De Gradi with La Gerunda press operator Antonio Lucatelli at the delivery
ITALY • On September 20 and 21 the joint initiative of Acimga, Argi and ICE Agenzia brought together the entire packaging industry at its Print4Pack in Palermo: graphic industrialists, end-user brand owners, analysts, technicians and designers participated in what ACIMGA said exceeded expectations in terms of attendance.
The event held two roundtables with experts from several companies, among other things