These are the three ‘secrets’ of Primatech, the well-known Italian company in Perugia, that enjoyed a strong position in the paper conversion market for years, producing flat machines for large-format hot-stamping. This family-run company and its team have grown gradually, step by step, always with consistency and strength. The mission of brothers Mauro and Stefano Brozzi is to produce highly functional machines even while being easy to operate.
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.
Toyo Printing Inks’ low-odour and low-migration sheetfed offset inks achieve INGEDE Deinkability Certification. The LP-9000 series are deinkable for enhanced paper recycling while meeting GMP standards.
The close collaboration between the SIT GROUP and GRAFIKONTROL continues in order to guarantee "high quality and zero defects" for the materials produced and used in the food packaging sector. We had discussed this in a debate between the two companies and an important end customer. Now let's get back to the topic with this technical update.
PRATI is a reliable partner for label manufacturers who supply to the pharmaceutical sector, and Pilot Italia, leader in the design and printing of labels for this sector, relies on Prati finishing machines because it sees the Faenza-based company as a partner who listens to the needs of the market and develops machines that are already in standard for 100% quality guarantees are designed.
As a leading manufacturer of label converting solutions, we felt that in view of the global scope of our business it was a priority to provide all our customers with access to the quickest possible support service, so we decided to launch FASTLANE SUPPORT, an online tech support tool designed to streamline requests for technical assistance. Less paperwork, fewer phone calls, more speed, greater satisfaction.
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.
BASF and BillerudKorsnäs cooperate to develop unique home compostable paper laminate for flexible packaging. It is a multi-layer film made of BillerudKorsnäs paper ConFlex Silk as well as BASF’s biopolymer ecovio and lamination adhesive Epotal Eco a basys for home-compostable solution that extends end-of-life options for flexible packaging applications.