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A changing partnership: Ferag and Burda Druck GmbH

Ferag and Burda Druck GmbH have been partners in the world of printing technology for three decades. Wolfgang Kienzle, General Plant Manager at Burda Druck GmbH, reflected on the development of this partnership and its recent successes during a visit to Switzerland.

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Mondi and Meurer wake up coffee wrapping with new paper solution

Mondi has created a new secondary paper packaging solution for wrapping bundles of food and drinks, replacing plastic shrink film that has been the industry standard. The new paper solution, TrayWrap, is made with Mondi’s Advantage StretchWrap and is being used by a coffee brand to secure 12 coffee packages for transportation across Sweden.

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Müller Martini sets the tone in the Smart Factory

What actually makes a finishing system smart? When bookbinders’ experiences and automated processes are integrated optimally into a machine! In recent years, Müller Martini - so they say - has succeeded in this like no other system manufacturer. That’s why the company is a pioneer when it comes to the smart factory, something that it will prove with its highly automated systems in drupa booth 1B50.

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Mondi to showcase premium papers for luxury packaging at drupa

Mondi will be showcasing its latest sustainable packaging and paper solutions based on its Pergraphica®, IQ Grass+ Packaging and IQ Board brands at the touchpoint packaging (tpp) forum at drupa 2024 (Hall 3, Stand B31). These premium papers are uniquely suited to luxurious packaging applications and various types of personalisation, such as laser engraving.

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New uncoated paperboard enables superior packaging and graphical applications with a natural touch

Invercote Touch, an innovative uncoated paperboard, is designed to meet the growing demand for sustainable and visually appealing packaging materials while maintaining excellent printability. The latest addition to the Invercote portfolio, the new uncoated product uniquely delivers a natural-looking and tactile experience along with the high-quality properties of other Invercote products, such as strength, stiffness, creasability and strong sustainability credentials.

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Touch7 to unveil Neon Color System at drupa

Touch7 will debut its Neon Color System™ at drupa 2024. Attendees can experience the future of color reproduction firsthand on the Ricoh stand in Hall 8A, where Touch7 will showcase its latest innovation. Touch7 is compatible with Ricoh neon pink and yellow inks on their new Ricoh Pro 7500. At drupa 2024, attendees will see Touch7 expanded gamut and pastel colors utilizing these inks for vector colors. The Touch7 System also includes the Touch7 Photo Neon plugin for PhotoShop, which adds neon inks into images with just one mouse click, with no manual masking.

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Shine LED Lamp Kit by Miraclon recognized with two FTA Awards

The Shine LED Lamp Kit by Miraclon has become the first technology to win two prestigious FTA Awards in one year: the FTA Innovation Award and the FTA Sustainability Excellence Award. Supplied as a simple, fast retrofit to existing fluorescent exposure frames, the Shine LED Lamp Kit enables flexo trade shops and printers to gain all the efficiency and sustainability benefits of LED exposure technology at a fraction of the cost of a new system.

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Color-Logic at drupa 2024

As the world eagerly anticipates the return of drupa after an eight-year hiatus, Color-Logic is set to captivate attendees with groundbreaking advancements. Partnering with Ricoh, Color-Logic will command attention on the Ricoh Stand in Hall 8A, where the Color-Logic software will be demonstrated on the new Ricoh Pro 7500 Digital press with specialty inks.

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System Brunner AG at drupa 2024

System Brunner AG, a technology company in color management for print and prepress, presents its latest developments in AI-supported color management and computer vision color control technology with gray balance at its partners' booths.

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Bobst partners with and invests in Packitoo

Bobst announced that it has entered into a strategic partnership with Packitoo, a French company developing digital solutions in the packaging industry. Packitoo’s Hipe is a web-based sales tool tailored for the packaging industry, automating quotations, managing packaging projects, and supporting web-to-pack e-shops for printers and converters.

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UPM Raflatac unveils Carbon Action portfolio

According to the UN, today only 15% of the Sustainable Development Goal targets are on track. In September 2023, UPM joined the UN Global Compact Forward Faster initiative to accelerate this pace. To demonstrate its commitment to the Climate Action initiative and help its customers reduce the carbon footprint of their packaging materials and drive action, UPM Raflatac is proud to announce the launch of its Carbon Action Plastic Labels portfolio.

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Xeikon unveils new 1200 dpi inkjet press for high-end label segment

Xeikon has announced details of the next evolution Panther inkjet technology as the press manufacturer prepares for the world premiere of the Xeikon PX3300HD, a new 1200 dpi digital press that will be launched at drupa 2024. Developed for high quality labels, the five-color machine offers a 330mm printing width and speeds up to 70 m/min, even when printing with high opacity white. In addition, Xeikon PX3300HD utilizes a newly developed ink series, PX-Cure LED HD, to ensure perfect curing, while supporting sustainability targets for converters.

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