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Tailor-Made Solutions for the Converting Industry

Converters and producers in the printing industry are facing various challenges today: Competitive markets, legal requirements as well as continuously changing trends and expectations of the end customer markets. To be as fast and flexible as required in this dynamic surrounding, the production line needs to be perfectly interconnected and run seamlessly. From May 29th Read more…

Edale Ltd and iTek Packz win two gold awards at the FTA Awards Banquet

Edale Ltd and iTek Packz have won two gold awards at the FTA Awards Banquet in Indianapolis taking the gold in both classifications entered. The samples were produced using the Edale FL5. For more information about how you can create award winning samples with excellent registration, visit https://goo.gl/C9NW28

Amberley Labels move production forward with an 8-color Edale FL3 with AiiR

UK label printers Amberley have invested in an 8 color Edale FL3 with AiiR Print Automation pack, Advanced Register Pack, Semi-Rotary Die Cutting and a Peel & Reveal module. Based in Dorset UK, Amberley have established a reputation as one of the UK’s premier label production companies and have developed packaging for an extensive range of Read more…

Vinfoil Appoints Matik as North American Distributor for Its Cold Foiling Systems and Software

WEST HARTFORD, Conn.— Vinfoil, headquartered in The Netherlands, has appointed Matik, Inc. as the premier supplier and service provider for its cold foiling systems. Offering savings over other foil technologies, Vinfoil’s advanced cold foiling systems include Micro, Infigo®, Optima® and VIFOP™ Software.   “We are proud to announce that Matik and Vinfoil have joined forces,” Read more…

Sales and strong interest highlights Codimag’s Aniflo end-to-end workflow debut at Labelexpo Europe 2017

Label press manufacturer Codimag reported significant interest in its Aniflo-based VIVA 340 Evolution printing lines and pre-press workflow at Labelexpo Europe 2017. Several deals will be finalised in the coming weeks after a show which saw multiple live demonstrations of the technology, requested by printers for various retailing applications. Codimag products are sold and serviced Read more…

Edale launch the EFX Print Bar

At Labelexpo Europe 2017, Edale will be showcasing the new EFX Print Bar. It is a digital solution for added value embellishment of labels and packaging. Using the EFX Print Bar offers four different digital embellishment solutions: EFX DF (digital foil) EFX DW (digital white) EFX HB (high-build varnish) EFX PR (digital peal and read) Read more…

A Guide Down the Narrow Web Press Selection Path

Multi-Disciplined Published on Flexography.org   “As label and packaging printers continue to struggle with shorter run lengths, many are focused on maximizing press up time to generate the most income and best return on investment (ROI),” explains Steven Leibin, executive vice president/business development, Matik, Inc., the exclusive North American distributor for Edale. “New automation technologies/features can Read more…

Codimag and IST launch IST UV MBS LEDcure system at UV Days 2017

Bringing efficient narrow-web production and new opportunities Bondoufle, France, 12 April, 2017: Codimag will present the new, energy-saving IST MBS UV LEDcure solution for its label presses at UV Days 2017, organised and hosted by its partner, IST METZ GmbH, 15-18 May, in Nürtingen, Germany. At the event, a Codimag Viva 340 press will be Read more…

Gietz FSA 1060 Foil Commander Demos

The Gietz FSA 1060 Foil Commander, an industry leader in products worldwide, is available for customer on-site demos at the Gietz factory in Switzerland May 1 to May 12. Contact a Matik sales manager today to learn more about the opportunity to visit. 

Bengaluru’s Itek Packz opts for Edale FL5 single-pass carton line

Published in PrintWeek India   Itek Packz has invested in Edale FL5 carton, an automatic single-pass flexographic press to print folding cartons. As this issue goes to press, the machine is under installation at Itek’s 20,000 sq/ft facility in Bengaluru. It is expected to be pressed into commercial production in the first week of April Read more…