Product News

XSYS announces the launch of nyloflex® FTM Digital flexo plate

The new nyloflex® FTM Digital plate with inherent flat top dots has been developed specifically for flexographic printing with water-based inks on different grades of paper substrates. The trigger for the development of this new plate solution is the acceleration in the demand for more environmentally friendly packaging production.

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Heat sealable paper by Drewsen

After having placed the new qualities Probarrier PFAS-free greaseproof papers and Prostraw for the manufacture of paper drinking straws in the market, Drewsen is pleased to introduce to the market another sustainable and environmentally friendly alternative to plastic: Proseal.

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Durst P5 TEX iSUB

Durst, manufacturer of innovative digital printing systems and software solutions, is setting a “milestone in the field of sublimation printing” with the launch of the P5 TEX iSUB. The abbreviation iSUB stands for "inline sublimation." This eliminates individual work steps, resulting in a significant increase in quality and efficiency for the user.

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SIG: Paper U-straw for aseptic cartons

SIG’s pioneering Paper U-straw made its commercial debut this month. CAPSA Food is the first to take advantage of this innovation for its ‘Central Lechera Asturiana’ whole milk, a Spanish dairy brand.

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Extensive paper portfolio from Mondi´s Neusiedler mill in Austria is now CO2 neutral

Mondi, global actor in packaging and paper, is now offering a comprehensive portfolio of CO2 neutral papers from its Uncoated Fine Paper business to serve the professional print, office and premium packaging sectors.

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Sappi: Price increase for all coated & uncoated paper grades in Europe by 7-10%

Sappi Europe announces a price increase for all its woodfree coated and woodfree uncoated paper grades by 7 – 10 % effective 1. June 2021 for all markets in Europe. This is in addition to the previously announced and implemented increases.

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Feldmuehle: New embossing “Cuir”

“LabelSet Cuir” and “MatisSet Cuir” are Feldmuehle's answer to the increasing demand for wet strength label papers with unusual surfaces. The new embossing “Cuir” gives the paper a natural structure. This new surface corresponds to the trend towards the “vintage look” or “eco design” of the labels and offers all customers an excellent basis for unlimited creativity. This paper offers the big brands an image that also communicates the environmental orientation of the product and the brand.

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Xeikon: New press based on SIRIUS technology

Xeikon has introduced a new addition to its graphic arts and commercial product portfolio with the launch of the Xeikon SX20000 digital colour press. This is the second duplex press to come to market based on Xeikon’s SIRIUS dry toner technology, and it presents an excellent value proposition for printers looking for a cost-effective machine that will give them superior image quality, perfect registration front to back and exceptional colour quality control.

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Agfa introduces fastest Jeti Tauro to date

The Jeti Tauro H3300 UHS LED is Agfa’s new flagship, targeted to the high end of the sign & display market. This UV LED inkjet engine prints media up to 3.3 m wide in four or six colors at a speed up to 600 m2/h. Like its siblings, it combines industry-leading print quality with all-round versatility, extreme productivity and cutting-edge automation, yet it is even sturdier and up to 30% faster.

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New Saphira Eco portfolio by Heidelberg

In a recent study on life in Germany in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, 75 percent of the people who were surveyed said that sustainability was the key to health and security. Two thirds claimed that, in the future, they would choose suppliers who treat solidarity, social commitment, and sustainability as priorities. Based on these findings, it can be assumed that print products will also enjoy greater acceptance if they are clearly identifiable as products that have been created on a sustainable basis.

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Xeikon adds two new entry-level presses to its label printing portfolio

Xeikon has announced the addition of two new digital label presses – the Xeikon CX30 and Xeikon CX50. Building on its 6th generation platform and based on CHEETAH 2.0 technology with new generation interfaces and cloud connection, these new presses are designed to offer maximum OEE.

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Lecta introduces Adestor PET Laser MW

Lecta expands its portfolio of Adestor pressure-sensitive products for the industrial, logistics and healthcare industries with the launch of Adestor PET Laser MW. The new Adestor PET Laser Matt White facestock provides excellent performance for outdoor labelling and durable applications (high resistance to water, chemicals and fluctuating temperatures). This new product is HP Indigo certified and ideal for use with variable data printing technologies.

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