Matik Signs Agreement edale Distribution

Photograph Caption: Left to Right: Steve Leibin, executive vice president of business development, Matik, Inc.; James Boughton, managing director, Edale

West Hartford, Conn.— Matik, Inc., a premier distributor of advanced European technologies, has signed an exclusive agreement for the North American distribution of Edale’s narrow-to-mid web flexographic (flexo) presses for label, flexible packaging and carton printing. In addition to providing cutting-edge products and systems, Matik supports North American customers with installation, training, service and parts.

 

Manufactured in the United Kingdom, Edale’s highly versatile FL range of modular flexo presses are engineered to produce a variety of value-added applications, including labels and tags to single-pass cartons and scratch cards. Capable of handling substrates from 12-micron film to 600-micron board, the FL range of modular flexo presses is available for widths from 13 to 30 inches (330 to 762 mm). Offering a high level of automation that delivers exceptional quality with outstanding consistency, these sophisticated presses are customizable to specify press configurations for any company’s budget and precise production needs.

 

“A complement to Matik’s portfolio of advanced European converting, printing, slitting and packaging equipment, Edale’s presses offer North American customers innovative in-line flexo solutions,” says Steve Leibin, executive vice president of business development at Matik. “Few competitors can match Edale’s breadth of expertise.”

 

Edale printing and converting systems enable customers to increase throughput and quality, reduce material waste and achieve maximum uptime. The FL line of products can be upgraded to stay ahead of changing requirements and demands.

 

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Edale is a leading supplier of high-technology, narrow-to-mid web flexographic and digital printing presses and converting equipment.

 

With over 50 years’ experience in the printing and packaging industry, Edale applies its award winning renowned British design and engineering expertise to provide equipment that helps customers to deliver quality products day-in and day-out, enhancing image, reputation and profitability. Edale provides a range of standard equipment and bespoke solutions to customers around the world. Edale’s expertise in web transport for single-pass inkjet has facilitated technology customers to commercialize their innovations with the essential features and necessary standards required by the packaging industry. Together with leading partners and an enviable distribution and service network, Edale continually assesses market and customer needs to ensure that machines are fully upgradable to stay ahead of changing demands.