First in UK to Adopt Esko's Crystal Technology
Esko has installed the first XPS Crystal 5080 exposure units at Reprographic Systems in Ireland. The company has also invested in two of the latest Kongsberg Digital Finishing Cutting Tables plus Esko Web-Center software.
Ghent Workgroup PDF Preflight Certification
The Ghent Workgroup (GWG) announces that Ricoh has successfully achieved GWG PDF preflight certification, addressing the highest level of preflight capability for reliable PDF processing.
New Senior Director Sales for Label and Packaging
Avery Dennison announced the appointment of Noel Kasmi (photo) as Senior Director Sales for Label and Packaging Materials Europe. In this role, he will be part of the leadership team of Label and Graphic Materials Europe.
Additive Manufacturing Advances
This year’s Paris Air Show (June 19-25) will see the additive manufacturing and 3D printing solutions company Stratasys demonstrate how advances in additive manufacturing are transforming the production of aircraft interior parts.
Scodix Appoints Regional Manager
Scodix has appointed Mauro Luini in a newly created role: Regional Manager for Italy, Hungary, Slovenia, Cyprus, Bulgaria, Greece and Turkey.
Inline Coating Solutions
At Dscoop EMEA 2017, TRESU demonstrates its iCoat 30000 inline flexo coating system for applying varnishes and metallic finishes to folding cartons and synthetic packaging materials that are digitally printed with HP Indigo presses. Additionally, the company will exhibit a complete workflow of imaging and consumable products for the process.
Mondi Shows Paper-Based Bag Solutions
At the Ros-U-pack trade fair, Mondi’s Industrial Bags business presents paperbased bag solutions that protect sensitive powdery filling goods, prolong product shelf life, meet the highest safety as well as hygiene standards, and are easy to handle. In particular, the company showcases its industry solutions for Food, Feed and Seed.
Highcon announces Euclid Speed Boost
Just one year after drupa, Highcon has selected the Dscoop EMEA conference at Lyon to launch a major productivity boost for the Highcon Euclid.
Finally – a Plastic-Free Blister Pack
One of the world’s most widely used forms of packaging – the blister pack – can now be made in total from paperboard. Two major benefits are reduced: environmental impact and less consumer rage and selfinjury.
A New B1 Format Inkjet Printer
This year at Fespa 2017 in Hamburg/Germany, Inca Digital introduces a new B1 inkjet printer in Hall A4 Stand D51.
Mass Customization "Ecosystem" at Fespa
Kornit Digital, a worldwide market leader in digital textile printing technology, announces details of its corporate presence at Fespa 2017 which takes place in Hamburg, Germany, til May 8. Three stateoftheart direct to garment printing systems for textile mass customization form the core of Kornit’s 256 sqm presence.
Sealing caps with electroplated look
Leonhard Kurz has developed a new decoration method for plastic sealing caps, which enables true metal layers to be applied without electroplating. The patentpending Kurz CAPtivate Luxury process creates a highgloss metallic finish that is very similar in appearance to electroplating. At the same time, it fulfills the very stringent chemical resistance requirements of, for example, the cosmetics industry.
More news on the subject of paper can be found on the pages of our sister magazine Paperazzo.