With Maxteq Pty Ltd. as a new partner in Australia and New Zealand, BST eltromat International says it has optimised its presence in these regions. Maxteq, which has its headquarters in Melbourne, is already a sales partner in Australia and New Zealand for a number of leading manufacturers of equipment for the printing, flexible packaging and label industries.
Mark Andy announced in late March its acquisition of Presstek, a well-known global supplier of DI® (direct imaging) offset plates and presses, CTP solutions and world-class service for commercial and in-plant customers.
UPM Raflatac has announced Henkel and their educational initiatives as the winner of the Label Life Awards 2018 at the UPM head office in Helsinki, Finland. UPM Raflatac’s Label Life Awards recognises strong sustainable performance from its suppliers who develop sustainable business practices beneficial for both the environment and so.
Firstly they have announced the software supports the export format ISO 18620:2016.
The Techkon software SpectroConnect now supports the exchange of tone adjustment curves between different applications on the basis of the international standard ISO 18620:2016. This is a standardized but simply extensible format for applications like color management, calibration and raster image processor systems. Prerequisite are transfer curves created with SpectroDens or SpectroJet.
Esko has announced that its XPS Crystal flexo plate Exposure Unit has received the prestigious 2018 EFIA Gold Award for Technical Innovation. The EFIA Awards were held at The Vox Centre in Birmingham, UK on Wednesday 14th March. The Gold Award was presented to Robert Bruce of Esko by Paula Birch, Sales Director at Parkside Flexibles.
GMG have expanded their plugin for Adobe Photoshop in Version 1.3. Now colour accurate separations from RGB into Multicolor colour spaces are possible with up to seven colours.
S-One Holdings Corporation has announces its new division: S-One Labels & Packaging. This team is the first in the industry focused on providing essential products, unparalleled service, technical know-how and integrated solutions to digital printers in the labels and flexible packaging market.
Sun Chemical has launched SunCure® Accuflex UV, a new UV ink system for primary and secondary food packaging that is not manufactured with Bisphenol A (BPA)-based materials and meets low migration specifications.
Being a FINAT member entitles all employees of a member company to become connected with an industry-wide network of peers, to meet them at different events such as the annual European Label Forum, to acquire and exchange relevant knowledge and information such as the exclusive 6-monthly FINAT RADAR market report, the FINAT webinar series, as well as papers and articles on relevant topics in the FINAT’s online member library.
Epson Australia has expanded its digital label press lineup with the introduction of the new and improved SurePress® L-4533A, a six colour aqueous resin ink machine and SurePress L-4533AW six colour plus white aqueous resin ink press.