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The Secret to Better Corrugated Board with Less Starch

Consumers in the corrugated industry are demanding a decrease in starch consumption.  And not just for the cost savings either.  Instead, it is the thinner, weaker paper – with weights as low as 80 grams – that are used for gluing board. … Continue reading

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Innovative Chemical Products Acquires MinusNine Technologies

Innovative Chemical Products has announced the acquisition of MinusNine Technologies, a leading formulator and manufacturer of UV/EB coatings, adhesives, primers and specialty products for graphic arts and industrial applications.
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Troubleshooting Part 2: Coating/Laminating

By Tom Kerchiss, RK Print Coat Instruments Ltd Co-operation and shared goal setting has become increasingly prevalent in label and package printing and converting as all supply chain providers and operatives strive to meet benchmark standards while endeavoring to make … Continue reading

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UV Ink Spitting is a Dirty Habit

by Flexo Concepts As competition for shelf space heats up, companies are forced to create more compelling-looking products.  That means better looking graphics, more vivid colors and unique packaging.  Today’s narrow web printers are turning to new ink and coating formulas to … Continue reading

How UV-LED Inkjet Technology is Increasing Profits for Flexographic Printers – Part 3

By Roland DGA  Package Prototyping 101: Why Universities Have Adopted Roland VersaUV Technology  Outside the business arena, VersaUV technology has found an enthusiastic audience within the university system, where the basics of the design, printing and finishing processes are taught … Continue reading

How UV-LED Inkjet Technology is Increasing Profits for Flexographic Printers – Part 2

By Roland DGA  UV Printers in Action To get a feel for how UV technology is revolutionizing pre-press and proofing, it helps to take a look at some real-world examples.  These companies are currently putting advanced UV-LED printers to work in their respective businesses to increase the efficiency, capabilities and overall success of their operations. PBM Graphics, Inc. Packaging Prototypes Increase Sales for North Carolina Printer Durham, North Carolina-based PBM Graphics, an “A to Z” printing and fulfillment company that employs a staff of nearly 600 and has specialized in commercial printing for more than 30 years, operates under the umbrella of Consolidated Graphics – a 70-company business network generating $1 billion in annual sales.

How UV-LED Inkjet Technology is Increasing Profits for Flexographic Printers – Part 2

By Roland DGA  UV Printers in Action To get a feel for how UV technology is revolutionizing pre-press and proofing, it helps to take a look at some real-world examples.  These companies are currently putting advanced UV-LED printers to work … Continue reading

How UV-LED Inkjet Technology is Increasing Profits for Flexographic Printers – Part 1

By Roland DGA Having the ability to quickly create a realistic package prototype that impresses a potential client with its detail and accuracy can make all the difference in the world when it comes to winning business in today’s competitive … Continue reading

Morgana DigiCoater for Priming and for Coating

Morgana Systems Ltd, Milton Keynes, the UK’s leading manufacturer of equipment for digital finishing, has announced details of two new Morgana DigiCoater products. The two machines provide coating capabilities for SRA3 sheets and for 500mm wide sheet…

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Soma to Launch New Technologies at drupa

Soma Engineering will launch its new Premia printing press and two new slitter rewinders on stand A 39 at drupa this year. The company will also feature the latest versions of its Lamiflex E laminator and Flexmont S mounting and proofing systems.The Pr…