With greater demand for shorter run lengths in flexography, there comes the need for accuracy and efficiency upstream from the press. Makereadies must be as quick as possible thus, plate mounting becomes a critical offline activity for flexographic printing—and, an even more significant tool if done automatically. An excellent mounting precision reduces the time needed to mount plates and assures repeatable jobs avoiding mistakes in mounting. The plate mounter SOMA S-Mount is an exemple.
Eighteen months have passed since the appointment of Robert Stabler at the top of the joint venture Koenig & Bauer Durst GmbH, the company created for the production and marketing of digital printing systems for packaging, operational since 1st August 2019 (the news here). In this period, despite the great difficulties related by the Covid-19 pandemic, the successes of the joint venture were not long in coming. And digital technology brings a new world of flexibility to many packaging markets, particularly in the corrugated industry.
Inkjet per packaging flessibile con la Uteco Sapphire EVO W con tecnologia ULTRASTREAM di Kodak.
Etic.a of Pomezia, a company founded on two diametrically opposite sciences, philosophy and engineering, today is at the cutting edge in an innovative printing method of labels aimed at a number of niches in the packaging market.
A recent collaboration between Soma and Grafikontrol has resulted in a high-performance state-of-the-art press for Bomarko. The Indiana based Bomarko, a leading packaging printing company in the United States, required a high-performance flexographic press to meet the needs of its very important food packaging segment.
Rainbow² is the digital module with analog line finishing designed and built by DG Italia, which can be integrated with any traditional printing line. The inkjet module integrates an automatic print head cleaning system.
‘Doing it right the first time: How flexo printers can get predictable results by using the FTA Europe Flexo Best Practice Toolbox’ an innovative guide to flexographic printing, helping printers achieve a predictable result on the press every time.
Con una nuova formula di open door personalizzata, Lombardi Converting Machinery anticipa a etichettifici e stampatori di packaging flessibile le strategie aziendali del 2019.
FLEXOGRAPHY With the event of November 15 and 16, Koenig & Bauer Flexotecnica showcase with its partners a technology ready for flexo printing with water-based inks.