News/Events

Uflex expands holographic label production capacity

By Aakriti Agarwal 05 Sep 2017, Label and Labeling   A 10-color Edale FL3 with a web width of 340mm is expected to be installed in December by Edale’s exclusive partner in India, Printers Supply. A 10-color Gallus EMS 430S with a web width of 430mm will be installed in January 2018. And an Orthotec letterpress for Read more…

California-based Geo Labels purchases Edale FL3

Based in Southern California, family-run business Geo Labels has recently purchased its first six-color Edale FL3 press through Edale’s American distributor, Matik, Inc.   Geo Labels was founded in 2003 by its owners George and Elena Contreras. A well-known label company, Geo Labels specializes in manufacturing industrial and prime labels for diverse industries, including food 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…

Innovate not complicate: Edale’s design philosophy comes to fruition at Labelexpo 2017

Edale Ltd, the British manufacturer of high-quality printing equipment, has for many years held the philosophy of being at the forefront of innovation, without over-complicating design. At Labelexpo 2017 in Brussels, the full results of this will be unveiled with live demonstrations of one of the most automated label press in the industry. The FL3 Read more…

GOEBEL IMS present the advantages of a modernization, retrofit of the slitter rewinder OPTISLIT

We have renewed the heart of the machine Glatfelter Gernsbach and GOEBEL IMS present the advantages of a modernization by means of an extensive retrofit of the slitter rewinder OPTISLIT The availability of their machinery is crucial for companies: as soon as unplanned standstill times occur, costly production stoppages are impending. A reliable machine therefore Read more…

OLBRICH at Techtextil North America 2017

Visit OLBRICH at the Techtextil North America 2017, hall D1 booth 1424, at the McCormick Place in Chicago June 20 to 22. OLBRICH will be presenting equipment solutions of high quality and maximum #productivity for the production of technical #textiles. OLBRICH equipment is sold and serviced by Matik, Inc. http://ow.ly/eMP830cws7R

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…

Tamar Packaging Solutions purchase Edale FL5 for carton

UK packaging company Tamar have invested in a 7 colour FL5-510 Carton with combination drying.   Based in Devon in a purpose-built BRC facility, Tamar produces numerous forms of packaging solutions including direct food contact cartons.   Tamar has been a valued Edale customer for many years and has now invested in an FL5-510 for cartons. Read more…